|Jan. 16 4:20 PM PT5:20 PM MT6:20 PM CT7:20 PM ET19:20 ET0:20 GMT8:20 CST5:20 PM MST7:20 PM EST7:50 PM VEN4:20 UAE (+1)6:20 PM CT-The Colorado Rockies have agreed to one-year contracts with Lopez and left-hander Josh Outman that avoided salary arbitration.
Analysis: Lopez gets $1,762,500 under Wednesday's agreement, up from $515,000 last year. Outman received $675,000, an increase from $482,000. Lopez was 6-3 with a 2.17 ERA for Houston last year and just eight walks in 66 1-3 innings. The 29-year-old was acquired by Colorado on Dec. 4 for right-handers Alex White and Alex Gillingham.
|Aug. 1 3:29 PM PT4:29 PM MT5:29 PM CT6:29 PM ET18:29 ET22:29 GMT6:29 CST3:29 PM MST5:29 PM EST5:59 PM VEN2:29 UAE (+1)5:29 PM CT-According to MLB.com, Lopez was deemed to be unavailable on Tuesday after feeling tightness in his elbow while throwing during batting practice.
Analysis: Astros manager Brad Mills said Wednesday that Lopez deserved a chance to be the closer.
|June 15 6:50 PM PT7:50 PM MT8:50 PM CT9:50 PM ET21:50 ET1:50 GMT9:50 CST6:50 PM MST8:50 PM EST9:20 PM VEN5:50 UAE (+1)8:50 PM CT-Houston placed Lopez on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right elbow.
Analysis: Lopez has made 32 appearances for Houston this season, going 3-0 with a 2.51 ERA.