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Houston Astros Transactions 2021

April
DATETRANSACTION
April 17, 2021Placed LHP Blake Taylor on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from alternate training site.
April 14, 2021Placed DH Jordan Alvarez, 2B Jose Altuve, 3B/SS Alex Bregman, INF Robel Garcia and C Martin Maldanado on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Taylor Jones, C Garrett Stubbs and INF Abraham Toro from the alternate training site. Selected INF Alex De Goti and OF Ronnie Dawson from the alternate training site.
April 12, 2021Recalled RHP Jake Odorizzi from the alternate training site. Optioned RHP Cristian Javier to the alternate training site.
April 10, 2021Assigned RHP Jake Odorizzi to the alternate training site. Placed RHPs Pedro Báez on the 10-day IL and Austin Pruitt on the 60-day IL.
April 9, 2021Recalled RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez from the alternate training site. Placed RHP Enoli Pareded on the 10-day IL.
April 1, 2021Placed RHP Andre Scrubb, Josh James and Austin Pruitt and LHP Framber Valdez on the 10-day injured list.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 26, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Lance McCullers Jr. on a five-year contract for 2022-26. Reassigned RHPs Ralph Garza Jr., Carson LaRue, RHP Hector Velázquez, INFs Alex De Goti, CJ Hinojosa, and Jeremy Pena to minor league camp.
March 25, 2021Announced RHP Steve Cishek has requested and been granted his release from the Astros and is now a free agent.Optioned INF Taylor Jones to Sugar Land (Triple-A East).
March 17, 2021Optioned RHPs Ronel Blanco and Austin Hansen, OF Pedro Leon and C Scott Manea to minor league camp.
March 14, 2021Reassigned OFs Colin Barber and Zach Daniels, LHP Ryan Hartman, RHP Blair Henley, INF Grae Kessinger and C Lorenzo Quintana to minor league camp.
March 12, 2021Optioned RHPs Forrest Whitley and Nivaldo Rodriguez to the minor league. Reassigned RHPs Riley Ferrell and Alex Santos to minor league.
March 8, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Jake Odorizzi on a two-year contract. Placed RHP Pedro Baez on the injured list.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 27, 2021Claimed INF Robel Garcia from Los Angeles Angels waivers. Placed RHP Justin Verlander on the 60-day IL.
February 9, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Steve Cishek on a minor league contract.
February 6, 2021Agreed to terms with SS Carlos Correa opn a one-year contract.
February 1, 2021Signed OF Steven Souza to a minor league contract.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 28, 2021Named Bill Murphy assistant pitching coach and Dan Firova quality control coach.
January 25, 2021Signed OF Michael Brantley toa two-year contract.
January 23, 2021Acquired minor league C Luke Berryhill from Cincinnati Reds for LHP Cionel Perez.
January 15, 2021Agreed to terms with C Carlos Arcila, RHPs Freilyn De Perna, Darwin Rosario, Juan Soto, Miguel Ullola and Elvin Villega, OFs Richel Del Rosario, Brayan Nolasco and Pedro Leon on minor league contracts. Agreed to term with RHP Pedro Baez on a two-year contract. Agreed to terms with RHP Lance McCullers and INF Aledmys Diaz on one-year contracts.
January 7, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Ryne Stanek on a one-year contract.