Houston Astros minor league players

From Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core
Jump to: navigation, search

This a partial list of Minor League Baseball players in the Houston Astros system and the rosters of their minor league affiliates:

Players

Andrew Aplin

Andrew Aplin
Andrew Aplin and Tyler Heineman with CC Hooks in 2014.jpg
Aplin (right) and Tyler Heineman (left) with the Corpus Christi Hooks in 2014
Houston Astros – No. 77
Outfielder
Born: (1991-03-21) March 21, 1991 (age 28)
Suisun City, California
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Andrew Ahyim Aplin (born March 21, 1991) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Houston Astros' Minor League Baseball organization. Prior to playing professionally, he attended Arizona State University, where he played college baseball for the Arizona State Sun Devils.

Aplin was born Suisun City, California,[1] but lived in the Phoenix metropolitan area in the mid-1990s. When he was six, his family moved back to California.[2] Aplin attended Vanden High School in Fairfield, California. After graduating, the New York Yankees selected Aplin in the 33rd round of the 2009 MLB draft.[3] He did not sign, and instead enrolled at Arizona State University in order to play college baseball for the Arizona State Sun Devils baseball team.[2]

The Houston Astros selected Aplin in the fifth round, with the 159th overall selection, of the 2012 MLB draft.[1][3] He signed quickly, and made his professional debut for the Tri-City ValleyCats of the Class A-Short Season New York–Pennsylvania League.[4]

In 2013, Aplin played for the Lancaster JetHawks of the Class A-Advanced California League.[1] Aplin began the 2014 season with the Corpus Christi Hooks of the Class AA Texas League.[2] At the trade deadline, the Astros traded outfielder Austin Wates to the Miami Marlins, and promoted Aplin to the Class AAA Pacific Coast League to replace him.[1] The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the 2015 season.[5]

Akeem Bostick

Akeem Bostick
Houston Astros
Pitcher
Born: (1995-05-04) May 4, 1995 (age 24)
Florence, South Carolina
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Akeem Maurice Bostick (born May 4, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Houston Astros' organization.

Bostick attended West Florence High School in Florence, South Carolina. Bostick played for the school's baseball team, and was their ace pitcher. In his senior year, Bostick had a 9-0 win–loss record and a 0.68 earned run average (ERA) with 84 strikeouts in 51 innings pitched.[6]

Bostick committed to attend Georgia Southern College, where he would play baseball and American football. The Texas Rangers selected Bostick in the second round of the 2013 MLB draft.[7][8] He signed with the Rangers rather than attend college,[9] reportedly receiving a $520,620 signing bonus. The Rangers assigned him to the Arizona Rangers of the Rookie-level Arizona League.[10]

In 2014, Bostick pitched for the Hickory Crawdads of the Class A South Atlantic League. He had a 5.17 ERA. After the 2014 season, the Rangers traded Bostick to the Houston Astros for Carlos Corporán.[11]

His cousin, Brandon Bostick, plays in the National Football League.[12]

J. D. Davis

J. D. Davis
Houston Astros
Third baseman
Born: (1993-04-27) April 27, 1993 (age 26)
Elk Grove, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Jonathan Gregory Davis (born April 27, 1993) is an American professional baseball third baseman in the Houston Astros organization.

Davis was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the fifth round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft out of Elk Grove High School in Elk Grove, California.[13] He did not sign and attended California State University, Fullerton, where he played from 2012 to 2014. Davis played first base and was also a pitcher. In his three years he hit, .307/.394/.461 with 14 home runs and 113 runs batted in (RBI) in 156 games. As a pitcher he had a 3.00 earned run average (ERA) and 11 saves.

After his junior season, Davis was drafted by the Houston Astros in the third round of the 2014 Major League Baseball draft.[14] He signed with the Astros and made his professional debut with the Tri-City ValleyCats.[15][16] After hitting .293 with a .878 on-base plus slugging (OPS) in 30 games, he was promoted to the Quad Cities River Bandits.[17][18]

Alfredo González

Alfredo González
Houston Astros – No. 74
Catcher
Born: (1992-07-13) July 13, 1992 (age 27)
Santa Teresa del Tuy, Miranda, Venezuela
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Alfredo González (born July 13, 1992) is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher in the Houston Astros organization.

González signed with the Houston Astros as an international free agent in July 2008. The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the 2015 season.[5]

Jandel Gustave

Jandel Gustave
Houston Astros – No. 67
Pitcher
Born: (1992-10-12) October 12, 1992 (age 26)
Pimentel, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Jandel Francisco Gustave (born October 12, 1992) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Houston Astros organization.

Gustave played for the Quad Cities River Bandits of the Class A Midwest League in 2014.[19] After the season, the Boston Red Sox selected Gustave from the Astros in the 2014 Rule 5 draft, and traded him to the Kansas City Royals.[20] During spring training in 2015, the Royals placed Gustave on waivers,[21] and he was claimed by the San Diego Padres.[22] The Padres then returned Gustave to the Astros before the start of the regular season.[23] Gustave pitched for the Corpus Christi Hooks of the Class AA Texas League in 2015, and was named a postseason All-Star.[24] The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[5]

Teoscar Hernández

Teoscar Hernández
Houston Astros
Outfielder
Born: (1992-10-15) October 15, 1992 (age 26)
Cotuí, Sánchez Ramírez, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Teoscar Hernández (born October 15, 1992) is a Dominican professional baseball outfielder in the Houston Astros organization.

Hernández signed with the Houston Astros as an international free agent in February 2011.[25] He made his professional debut that season for the Dominican Summer League Astros. Hernández played 2012 with the Gulf Coast Astros and Lexington Legends and 2013 with the Quad Cities River Bandits.[26] He started 2014 with the Lancaster JetHawks and was promoted to the Corpus Christi Hooks during the season.[27] He hit 21 home runs and batted .292 with a .897 on-base plus slugging (OPS).

James Hoyt

James Hoyt
Houston Astros – No. 65
Pitcher
Born: (1986-09-30) September 30, 1986 (age 32)
Boise, Idaho
Bats: Right Throws: Right

James Allen Hoyt (born September 30, 1986) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Hoyt played college baseball at Palomar College before transferring to the Centenary College of Louisiana. In 2011, he signed with the Yuma Scorpions of the North American League (NABL) after a tryout with the team.[28] Hoyt spent 2012, pitching for three different teams in three different leagues. After the Scorpions folded, he went on to pitch for the Edinburg Roadrunners of the NABL. He then played for the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association and the Olmecas de Tabasco of the Mexican League. While pitching for Tabasco, Hoyt impressed Atlanta Braves scouts and they signed him to a minor league deal.[29][30]

Hoyt started his career in the Braves organization with the Lynchburg Hillcats. He was later promoted to the Double-A Mississippi Braves. Hoyt started 2014 back with Mississippi and in June he was promoted to the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves. On January 14, 2015, Hoyt along with Evan Gattis was traded to the Houston Astros for Rio Ruiz, Andrew Thurman and Michael Foltynewicz.[31]

Jon Kemmer

Jon Kemmer
Houston Astros
Outfielder
Born: (1990-11-17) November 17, 1990 (age 28)
Shippenville, Pennsylvania
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Jon Kemmer (born November 17, 1990) is an American professional baseball outfielder in the Houston Astros organization.

Kemmer played college baseball at Allegany College of Maryland in 2010 and 2011, Clarion University in 2012 and Brewton–Parker College in 2013. He was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 21st round of the 2013 Major League Baseball draft.[32] He signed with the Astros and made his professional debut with the Tri-City ValleyCats. In 2014 he played for the Quad Cities River Bandits and Lancaster JetHawks.[33] He played 2015 for the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks.[34][35]

Francis Martes

Francis Martes
Houston Astros
Pitcher
Born: (1995-11-24) November 24, 1995 (age 23)
Cotui, Sanchez Ramirez, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Francis Euclides Suazo Martes (born November 24, 1995) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Martes was signed by the Miami Marlins as an international free agent in November 2012. He made his professional debut in 2013 with the Dominican Summer League Marlins. On July 31, 2014, Martes along with Colin Moran and Jake Marisnick was traded from the Marlins to the Houston Astros for Jarred Cosart, Enrique Hernández and Austin Wates.[36][37] Martes started 2015 with the Quad Cities River Bandits.[38][39] He was later that season promoted to the Lancaster JetHawks and Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks.[40]

Brendan McCurry

Brendan McCurry
Houston Astros – No. 70
Pitcher
Born: (1992-01-07) January 7, 1992 (age 27)
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Brendan McCurry (born January 7, 1992) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

McCurry played college baseball at Howard College and Oklahoma State University. McCurry was an infielder at Howard before transitioning into a pitcher at Oklahoma State.[41] At Oklahoma State he set a school record with 27 career saves.[42]

McCurry was drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 22nd round of the 2014 Major League Baseball draft. During his first professional season, he spent time with the Arizona League Athletics, Beloit Snappers and Stockton Ports. He spent 2015 with Stockton and the Midland RockHounds.[43][44]

On November 25, 2015, McCurry was traded from the Athletics to the Houston Astros for Jed Lowrie.

Juan Minaya

Juan Minaya
Houston Astros – No. 62
Pitcher
Born: (1990-09-18) September 18, 1990 (age 28)
Maimón, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Juan Minaya (born September 18, 1990) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Minaya signed with the Houston Astros as an international free agent in September 2008. The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the 2015 season.[5]

Joe Musgrove

Joe Musgrove
Houston Astros – No. 68
Pitcher
Born: (1992-12-04) December 4, 1992 (age 26)
El Cajon, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Joseph Anthony Musgrove (born December 4, 1992) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Musgrove was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft out of Grossmont High School in El Cajon, California.[45] He made his professional debut that year with the Gulf Coast Blue Jays and also pitched in one game for the Bluefield Blue Jays. He started 2012 with Bluefield. On July 20, 2012, Musgrove was traded from the Blue Jays to the Houston Astros with Francisco Cordero, Ben Francisco, Asher Wojciechowski, David Rollins, and Carlos Pérez, in exchange for J. A. Happ, Brandon Lyon, and David Carpenter.[46]

Musgrove started his Astros career with the Greeneville Astros. He spent 2013 with the Gulf Coast Astros and 2014 with the Tri-City ValleyCats.[47][48] Musgrove started 2015 with the Quad Cities River Bandits and was promoted to the Lancaster JetHawks.[49] The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[5]

David Paulino

David Paulino
Houston Astros – No. 71
Pitcher
Born: (1994-02-06) February 6, 1994 (age 25)
Nizao, Peravia, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

David Confesor Paulino (born February 6, 1994) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Paulino was signed by the Detroit Tigers as an international free agent in 2010. He made his professional debut in 2011 with the Dominican Summer League Tigers and spent 2012 and 2013 with the Gulf Coast Tigers. In 2013 he underwent Tommy John surgery which caused him to miss the 2014 season.[50] On September 13, 2013, Paulino was acquired by the Houston Astros as a player to be named later in an earlier trade for José Veras.[51] Paulino made his debut in the Astros organization in 2015 with the Tri-City ValleyCats and also played for the Quad Cities River Bandits and Lancaster JetHawks.[40] The Astros added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[5]

Roberto Peña

Roberto Peña
Houston Astros – No. 73
Catcher
Born: (1992-06-08) June 8, 1992 (age 27)
Caguas, Puerto Rico
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Roberto A. Peña (born June 8, 1992) is a Puerto Rican professional baseball player for the Houston Astros' organization.

Peña attended Eloisa Pascual High School in Caguas, Puerto Rico. The Astros selected him in the seventh round of the 2010 MLB draft.[52] While playing for the Quad Cities River Bandits of the Class A Midwest League in 2013, Peña won a Gold Glove Award as the best defensive catcher in Minor League Baseball.[53] The next year, he played for the Lancaster JetHawks of the Class A-Advanced California League, finishing the season with a .249 batting average.[52]

Peña's father, Bert Peña, played in MLB.[52]

Brady Rodgers

Brady Rodgers
Houston Astros – No. 61
Pitcher
Born: (1990-09-17) September 17, 1990 (age 28)
Richmond, Texas
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Brady Paul Rodgers (born September 17, 1990) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Rodgers was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 39th round of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft out of Lamar Consolidated High School in Rosenberg, Texas.[54] He did not sign and played college baseball at Arizona State University. He ended his career with a 2.39 earned run average (ERA) which was the second lowest in school history behind Floyd Bannister.[55] He was then drafted by the Houston Astros in the third round of the 2012 MLB draft.[56][57] He made his professional debut with the Tri-City ValleyCats. He pitched most of 2013 with the Lancaster JetHawks but also made one start for the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks and Triple-A Oklahoma City RedHawks. Rodgers spent 2014 with Corpus Christi and made one start with Oklahoma City. In 2015 he played for the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies.

Kyle Smith

Kyle Smith
Houston Astros
Pitcher
Born: (1992-09-10) September 10, 1992 (age 26)
Boynton Beach, Florida
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Kyle Thomas Smith (born September 10, 1992) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.

Smith was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the fourth round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft out of Santaluces Community High School in Lantana, Florida.[58][59] He made his professional debut in 2012 with the Idaho Falls Chukars and also played for the Kane County Cougars that season.[60] Smith started 2013 with the Wilmington Blue Rocks. On July 31, 2013, he was traded to the Houston Astros for Justin Maxwell.[61][62] The Astros assigned him to the Lancaster JetHawks to finish the season. Smith started 2014 back with Lancaster and was promoted to the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks in May.[63] A 2014 Texas League All-Star, Smith underwent Tommy John surgery in April 2015.[64]

Danry Vasquez

Danry Vasquez
Houston Astros
Outfielder
Born: (1994-01-08) January 8, 1994 (age 25)
Ocumare del Tuy, Miranda, Venezuela
Bats: Left Throws: Right

Danry Josue Vasquez Blanco (born January 8, 1994) is a Venezuelan professional baseball outfielder in the Houston Astros' organization.

In 2010, the Detroit Tigers signed Vasquez as an international free agent, giving him a $1.2 million signing bonus.[65] Vasquez began the 2012 season with the West Michigan Whitecaps of the Class A Midwest League, but he struggled and was demoted to the Connecticut Tigers of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League.[66]

After weighing 171 pounds (78 kg), Vasquez gained 12 pounds (5.4 kg) during the 2012–13 offseason. He began the 2013 season with West Michigan, where he had a .281 batting average with five home runs and 39 runs batted in.[66] In July 2013, the Tigers traded Vasquez and a player to be named later (David Paulino) to the Houston Astros for José Veras.[67][68] The Astros assigned Vasquez to the Quad Cities River Bandits of the Midwest League.[69][70] In 2014, Vasquez played for the Lancaster JetHawks of the Class A-Advanced California League.[71]

Full Triple-A to Rookie League rosters

Triple-A

Fresno Grizzlies roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

60-day disabled list

  • -- Tyson Perez

10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated May 28, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players


Double-A

Corpus Christi Hooks roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 31 Chris Cotton
  • 25 Kent Emanuel 10px
  • 40 Michael Freeman
  • 47 Edison Frias 10px
  • 28 Evan Grills
  • 19 Reymin Guduan 10px
  • 43 Angel Heredia
  • 45 Brian Holmes
  • 25 Francis Martes
  •  9 Brendan McCurry
  • 55 Albert Minnis 10px
  • 23 Joe Musgrove *
  • 38 David Paulino *
  • -- Gonzalo Sanudo 10px
  • 52 David Schmidt
  • 51 Kyle Smith
  • 18 Cy Sneed
  • 14 Aaron West
  • 35 Keegan Yuhl

Catchers

  • 27 Alfredo Gonzalez *
  • 23 Roberto Pena
  • 17 Trent Woodward

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

  • 33 Rodney Linares

Coaches


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated May 17, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Class A-Advanced

Lancaster JetHawks roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 28 Akeem Bostick
  • 36 Enrique Chavez
  • 39 Austin Chrismon
  • 20 Kevin Comer
  • 21 Evan Grills
  • 18 Jordan Mills
  • 24 Steve Naemark
  • 30 David Paulino
  • 14 Christian Powell
  • 13 Bryan Radziewski
  • 33 Troy Scribner
  • 35 Ryan Thompson
  • 37 Andrew Walter
  • 45 Keegan Yuhl

Catchers

  • 17 Ruben Castro
  • 10 Brian Holberton
  • 21 Jamie Ritchie

Infielders

  •  6 Alex Bregman
  • 26 J. D. Davis
  •  3 Mott Hyde
  • 23 Chase McDonald
  • 11 Marc Wik

Outfielders

  • 19 Derek Fisher
  • 29 Sean McMullen
  • 16 Edwin Medina
  • 25 Ronnie Mitchell
  • 15 James Ramsay

Manager

  • 22 Omar Lopez

Coaches

  • 38 Mike Burns (pitching)
  • 44 Darryl Robinson (hitting)


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 8, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Class A

Quad Cities River Bandits roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 35 Albert Abreu
  • 26 Rogelio Armenteros
  • 30 Matt Bower
  • 16 Ryan Deemes
  • 41 Jacob Dorris
  • 26 Justin Ferrell
  • 22 Ralph Garza
  • 45 Jose Hernandez
  • 29 Sebastian Kessay
  • 15 Kevin McCanna
  • 28 Chris Murphy
  • 21 Zac Person
  • 38 Andrew Thome
  • 36 Adam Whitt
  • 17 Alex Winkelman

Catchers

  •  9 Christian Correa
  • 23 Anthony Hermelyn

Infielders

  •  2 Osvaldo Duarte
  •  8 Connor Goedert
  • 14 Brooks Marlow
  • 27 Dexture McCall
  •  6 Antonio Nunez
  • 13 Bobby Wernes

Outfielders

Manager

  • 43 Omar Lopez

Coaches


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 8, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Short A

Tri-City ValleyCats roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 22 Albert Abreu
  • 21 Harold Arauz
  • 39 Matt Bower
  • 46 Ryan Deemes
  • 18 Yeyfry Del Rosario
  • 41 Ralph Garza
  • 34 Zac Grotz
  • 28 Jose Hernandez
  • 47 Kevin McCanna
  • 44 Chris Murphy
  • 13 Austin Nicely
  • 29 Zac Person
  •  6 Luis Ramirez
  • 19 Juan Santos
  • 43 David Schmidt
  • 31 Trent Thornton
  • 37 Scott Weathersby
  • 40 Adam Whitt
  • 17 Alex Winkelman

Catchers

  • 11 Richard Gonzalez
  •  7 Anthony Hermelyn
  • 45 Kevin Martir

Infielders

  • 32 Keach Ballard
  • 38 Kolbey Carpenter
  •  9 Cesar Carrasco
  •  5 Brooks Marlow
  • 27 Dexture McCall
  • 10 Arturo Michelena
  •  2 Antonio Nunez
  • 14 Bobby Wernes

Outfielders

  •  4 Alexander Melendez
  •  8 Aaron Mizell
  • 24 Pat Porter
  • 16 Hector Roa
  • 33 Johnny Sewald

Manager

  • 48 Lamarr Rodgers

Coaches

  • Russ Steinhorn (hitting)
  • Vacant (pitching)


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated December 26, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Advanced Rookie

Greeneville Astros roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 45 Yhoan Acosta
  •  8 Diogenes Almengo
  • 15 Carlos Hiraldo
  • 43 Dylan James
  • 37 Salvador Montano
  • 26 Makay Nelson
  • 52 Hector Perez
  • 47 Erasmo Pinales
  • 23 Moreno Polanco
  • 46 Cristhopher Santamaria
  • 11 Ben Smith

Catchers

  • 18 Gabriel Bracamonte

Infielders

  • 22 Randy Cesar
  • 16 Justin Garcia

Outfielders

  • 38 Rodrigo Ayarza
  • 21 Brauly Mejia
  • 19 Luis Payano
  • 12 Myles Straw

Manager

  • -- Josh Bonifay

Coaches


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 8, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Rookie

Gulf Coast League Astros roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 61 Dariel Aquino
  •  8 Junior Garcia
  • 17 Jorge Guzman
  • 45 Franklin Perez
  • 18 Abdiel Saldana
  •  9 Carlos Sanabria
  • 10 Patrick Sandoval
  • -- Carlos Sierra
  • 12 Starlyn Taveras
  • 19 Josue Uribe

Catchers

  • 31 Ihan Bernal
  • 21 Jake Bowey
  • 39 Jorge Martinez
  • 14 Brian Pena

Infielders

  • 44 Marcos Almonte
  • 68 Connor MacDonald
  • 23 Jonathan Matutue
  • 43 Joan Mauricio
  • 13 Miguelangel Sierra

Outfielders

  • 36 Bryan De La Cruz
  • 29 Frankeny Fernandez
  • 41 Nestor Muriel
  • 30 Vicente Sanchez
  • 27 Nestor Tejada

Manager

Coaches

  • -- Erick Abreu (pitching)
  • -- Luis Mateo (hitting)


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated February 26, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

Foreign Rookie

Dominican Summer League Astros Orange roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 45 Bryan Abreu
  • -- Luis Castro
  • 48 Juan Cuevas
  • -- Carlos Espinoza
  • 51 Harlen Florencio
  • 23 Diosward Gonzalez
  • -- Juan Lopez
  • 60 Ezequiel Madera
  • 22 Javier Navas
  • 46 Michael Richez
  • 47 Cesar Rosado
  • 16 Maikel Sepulveda
  • 31 Angelo Serrano
  • 29 Luis Vasquez

Catchers

  • 27 Brandon Benavente
  • -- Jose Carrillo
  • -- Oliver Toribio
  • 15 Randy Vasquez

Infielders

  • 21 Felix Lucas
  • -- Fredy Medina
  • 30 Nicolas Miranda
  • -- Anardo Peralta
  • 20 Anthony Rodriguez

Outfielders

  • -- Darlin Figueroa
  • -- Jose Hernandez
  • 33 Carlos Machado
  •  9 Hector Martinez
  • 56 Ronny Rafael

Manager

  • 41 Neder Horta

Coaches

  • -- Carlos Gonzalez (pitching)
  • -- Danny Ortega (assistant hitting)
  • -- Melvi Ortega (outfield specialist)
  • -- Rene Rojas (hitting)


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 10, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players


Dominican Summer League Astros Blue roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 16 Jorge Alcala
  • -- Ricardo Castro
  • 23 Robert Corniel
  • -- Cristian Javier
  • 56 Saul Martinez
  • 35 Cristofer Melendez
  • 31 Hansel Paulino
  • 14 Gabriel Pirela
  • -- Yoanys Quiala
  • 39 Yonatan Quintin
  • -- Jose Ramos
  •  8 Leovanny Rodriguez
  • 67 Jacques Sambo
  •  5 Felipe Tejada
  • 18 Luidin Toribio
  • 47 Framber Valdez
  • -- Gabriel Valdez

Catchers

  • 41 Oscar Campos
  • -- Carlos Canelon
  • 28 Orlando Marquez

Infielders

  • 24 Wilson Amador
  • 48 Reiny Beltre
  • 21 Ronny Jimenez
  •  9 Cristopher Luciano
  •  4 Juan Pineda
  • 12 Ozziel Sanchez-galan

Outfielders

  • 43 Jose Benjamin
  • 29 Angel De Leon
  • -- Juan Fuente
  • 25 Jose Hernandez
  • 15 Edgar Lorenzo
  • 20 Andy Pineda
  • -- Angel Tejada

Manager

  • -- Charlie Romero

Coaches

  • -- Luis Mateo (hitting)
  • -- Erick Abreu (pitching)


10px 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 16, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Oklahoma City RedHawks: Astros' trade makes way for Andrew Aplin's move to Triple-A". NewsOK.com. Retrieved October 24, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "A centerfielder by trade, Andrew Aplin has been plugged into right field to fill a hole. The Arizona State product has flooded the opening with outstanding defense, above average speed and a ton of hustle. – Corpus Christi Hooks News". Corpus Christi Hooks. Retrieved October 24, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Ex-Vanden star Aplin drafted by Astros". Daily Republic. Retrieved October 24, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Prospect spotlight: Astros CF Andrew Aplin gets to work". CBSSports.com. Retrieved October 24, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 "Rockies' John Axford designated for assignment". Colorado Rockies. Retrieved November 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. "Rangers select West Florence's Bostick in second round of MLB draft". SCNow. Retrieved January 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. Joe Murano (June 7, 2013). "Akeem Bostick drafted by Texas Rangers". wmbfnews.com. Retrieved March 9, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. "West Florence's Bostick goes to Texas in 2nd round of MLB Draft". Carolina Live. June 7, 2013. Retrieved January 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  9. "Second-round pick Akeem Bostick suffers fashion faux pas, discovers Texas and recalls the day he was drafted". Texas Rangers Blog. Retrieved January 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  10. "Florence's Bostick signs six figure bonus with Rangers". wbtw.com. June 10, 2013. Retrieved March 9, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  11. "2014 'Dads Pitcher Akeem Bostick Traded". Hickory Crawdads. Retrieved January 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  12. "Meet the Rangers' third draft pick: RHP Akeem Bostic". Texas Rangers Blog. Retrieved January 21, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  13. "Prep Blog". The Sacramento Bee. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  14. "Draft Day 2, Astros report: Another college player who hits/pitches". Ultimate Astros. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  15. "Astros sign third-round pick J.D. Davis". Ultimate Astros. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  16. "Astros pick aims to be quick study". Times Union. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  17. "Astros prospect J.D. Davis continues hot start for Quad Cities River Bandits – MiLB.com News – The Official Site of Minor League Baseball". MiLB.com. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  18. ""ValleyCats third baseman Davis moves up" by Parting Schotts". The Daily Gazette. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  19. "River Bandits picked in Rule V draft". Quad City Times. December 11, 2014. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  20. KWCH. "Royals acquire pitcher Jandel Gustave from Red Sox". kwch.com. Retrieved December 11, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  21. "Royals waive former Astro Jandel Gustave". Ultimate Astros. March 24, 2015. Retrieved March 26, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  22. Dennis Lin (March 26, 2015). "Padres claim Rule 5 pick Jandel Gustave off waivers – UTSanDiego.com". U-T San Diego. Retrieved March 26, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  23. Baer, Bill (April 3, 2015). "Padres return pitcher Jandel Gustave to the Astros". hardballtalk.nbcsports.com. Retrieved April 5, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  24. "Linares named TL's top manager, four Hooks tabbed Postseason All-Stars". Corpus Christi Caller-Times. August 27, 2015. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  25. "Hernandez homers twice, continues to rake". MiLB.com. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  26. Steve Batterson. "River Bandits' Hernandez making a name for himself". The Quad-City Times. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  27. "Astros reward top prospects Hader, Hernandez". CSN Houston. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  28. "Astros". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  29. "Journeyman Hoyt gives jolt to Hillcats' starting rotation". NewsAdvance.com. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  30. "Atlanta Braves farmhand James Hoyt pitches six hitless innings for Lynchburg Hillcats – MiLB.com News – The Official Site of Minor League Baseball". MiLB.com. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  31. "Evan Gattis traded to Houston Astros by Atlanta Braves". ESPN.com. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  32. "Clarion Grad Taken by Astros in MLB Draft". Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  33. "Jon Kemmer excelling in pro baseball". TheCourierExpress.com. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  34. "Hooks' Kemmer blossoming into one of Texas League's top hitters". Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  35. "Hooks outfielder Jon Kemmer has put in the work on and off the field to propel himself to the top of Texas League leaderboards and into the conversation as a top prospect. – Corpus Christi Hooks News". Corpus Christi Hooks. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  36. "MLB Trade Deadline 2014: One of the best deals of the day didn't get much attention". masslive.com. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  37. "Miami Marlins get Jarred Cosart from Houston Astros in six-player deal". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  38. Steve Batterson. "Martes goes the distance as Bandits split". The Quad-City Times. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  39. Ray Mileur. "Astros' pitching prospect Francis Martes makes his debut". baseballessential.com. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  40. 40.0 40.1 "Astros' pro scouting strategy hits big on Francis Martes, David Paulino". Ultimate Astros. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  41. "ROCKHOUNDS: McCurry transforms into strong reliever since time at HC". MRT.com. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  42. Andrew GloverStillwater News Press (June 8, 2014). "Brendan McCurry's lasting legacy". Stillwater News Press. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  43. "McCurry's magic continuing in Minors". The Ada News. July 12, 2015. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  44. Thomas Lawrence Record Staff Writer. "Ports' McCurry brings confidence to mound". recordnet.com. Retrieved February 17, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  45. "Grossmont pitcher drafted early by Toronto". The San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  46. "Astros make 10 player trade with Toronto". Houston Astros. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  47. "After rough start to his pro career, things falling into place for Joe Musgrove". troyrecord.com. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  48. "Healthy 'Cat gets to fulfill a dream". Times Union. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  49. "Finally healthy, Bandits hurler Musgrove eyes big season". Quad-Cities Online. Retrieved July 6, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  50. "Houston Astros prospects David Paulino, Zach Davis, Trent Thornton, Juan Santos combine on one-hit shutout for Tri-City ValleyCats - MiLB.com News - The Official Site of Minor League Baseball". MiLB.com. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  51. "Detroit Tigers announce minor league pitcher David Paulino as 'player to be named later' in Jose Veras trade". MLive.com. Retrieved September 24, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  52. 52.0 52.1 52.2 de Jesus Ortiz, Jose (November 7, 2014). "Catching prospect Roberto Pena has link to Astros". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  53. "Gold Gloves for former Bandits Kemp, Pena". The Quad-City Times. Retrieved December 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  54. Rodgers' dream: From Astros fan to part of team
  55. ASU baseball's Brady Rodgers looks to end college career on high note
  56. Astros draft local product Rodgers on Day 2
  57. Baseball: Mustang-ex Rodgers tabbed by Astros
  58. "2011 MLB Draft: Santaluces RHP Kyle Smith selected 126th overall (4th round) by Kansas City Royals". Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  59. "Royals select Santaluces' Kyle Smith in first-year draft". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  60. Mike Knapp. "Midwest League: Kyle Smith fits right in with Cougars". Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  61. "Astros get righty prospect from KC for Maxwell". Houston Astros. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  62. "Santaluces' Kyle Smith traded from Royals to Astros". Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  63. "Santaluces' Kyle Smith promoted to Double-A". Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  64. Wise, Brandon (April 1, 2015). "Astros prospect Kyle Smith undergoes Tommy John surgery". CBS Sports. Retrieved September 9, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  65. "Astros deal closer Veras to Tigers for top OF prospect". Ultimate Astros. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  66. 66.0 66.1 "A bigger, stronger Danry Vasquez delivers the hits for West Michigan Whitecaps". MLive.com. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  67. "Detroit Tigers – Detroit Free Press – freep.com". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  68. "Detroit Tigers announce minor league pitcher David Paulino as 'player to be named later' in José Veras trade". MLive.com. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  69. "Astros get 19-year-old outfielder for Veras". Houston Astros. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  70. "Welcome Danry Vasquez: Newcomer's HR helps Bandits rally for win". Quad-Cities Online. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  71. "Houston Astros prospect Danry Vasquez hits three home runs in single game for Class A Advanced Lancaster JetHawks – MiLB.com News – The Official Site of Minor League Baseball". MiLB.com. Retrieved October 28, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>