Here's some big news from Greg Rajan at the Corpus Christi Caller-Times by way of Crawfish Boxes. Hooks pitcher Wilton Lopez is headed to meet the Astros in Arizona. He will be available to pitch in the bullpen in case Alberto Arias is still ailing.
In case you missed it, Farmstros noticed Lopez and wondered if he'd be in Houston anytime soon 10 days ago. He was also a Farmstros Five Top Performer of the Week twice this month. August 5 and August 19