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Houston Astros (106-56)


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Slugging Abreu joins Astros team looking to repeat as champs

HOUSTON (AP) Jose Abreu has spent his entire nine-year MLB career with the Chicago White Sox, but Astros owner Jim Crane isn't worried about how the newly signed first baseman will fit in with his teammates in Houston.

"Jose pulled out his phone last night and had the phone numbers of our entire team," Crane said with a laugh. "So, I guess he knows some of the guys."

Abreu was introduced in Houston on Tuesday after signing a three-year contract with the World Series champions, adding another powerful hitter to a lineup full of them and filling the team's biggest offseason need.

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Leaders
AVG: Y. Alvarez.306
HR: Y. Alvarez37
RBI: K. Tucker107
SB: K. Tucker25
W: J. Verlander18
ERA: J. Verlander1.75
Saves: R. Pressly33
K: C. Javier194
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .248 (12)
Runs: 737 (8)
Hits: 1341 (13)
Home Runs: 214 (4)
Stolen Bases: 83 (16)
OBP: .319 (7)
SLG: .424 (5)
Total Bases: 2293 (7)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 2.90 (2)
Runs Allowed: 518 (2)
Saves: 53 (2)
Strikeouts: 1524 (4)
OpBA: .212 (2)
OBP: .281 (2)
SLG: .332 (1)
Run Support: 4.59 (9)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
11/28 J. Abreu Signed as Free Agent ( 2023-2025)(three-year contract)
11/22 D. Machado Signed to a Minor League Contract
11/18 J. James Free Agent - No Contract Offer (non-tendered)
11/16 A. Davis Signed to a Minor League Contract
11/15 J. France Purchased From Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
8/30 J. Verlander Injured right calf (15-day IL)
8/22 R. Pressly Neck spasms (15-day IL)
8/17 A. Díaz Left groin discomfort (10-day IL)
7/10 Y. Alvarez Right hand inflammation (10-day IL)
7/1 J. Castro Left knee discomfort (60-day IL)
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