The Astros player development agreement with AAA Oklahoma City is scheduled to expire after this season. Here is a look at the AAA affiliates who at this point in time are in line to become available at season's end.
(High A Player Development Agreement Update.)
Who's Up for Renewal? International League
The Astros last International League affiliate was the Charleston Charlies(1977-79).
Buffalo Bisons- affiliated with New York Mets since 2009. Operated by Rich Products Corp.
Pacific Coast League
Houston has been affiliated with a Pacific Coast League team since 1998.
Las Vegas 51s- affiliated with Toronto since 2009. Operated by Stevens Baseball Group.
Memphis Redbirds- affiliated with St. Louis since 1998. Owned by Memphis Redbirds Baseball Foundation, Inc.
Nashville Sounds- affiliated with Milwaukee since 1995. Operated by MFP Baseball.
Oklahoma City RedHawks- affiliated with Houston since 2011. Owned by Mandalay Baseball Properties.