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Wednesday, September 1, 2010

The Call-ups and Arizona Fall League

The Astros called up five players yesterday in case you missed it:

Brian Bogusevic, OF
Matt Downs, IF
Brian Esposito, C
Henry Villar, RHP
Wesley Wright, LHP

Villar and Bogusevic are heading to the big leagues for the first time. Downs can't officially join the team until Saturday. Thanks to Brian McTaggart for pointing out that he must stay in the minors for 10 days after being claimed off of waivers.

In addition to releasing this news, the Astros announced yesterday that seven players will be playing in the Arizona Fall League, which begins in October:

Koby Clemens, 1B
Kyle Greenwalt, RHP
Matt Nevarez, RHP
Sergio Perez, RHP
J.B. Shuck, OF
T.J. Steele, OF
Pat Urckfitz, LHP

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