Astros Roster & Staff

Date Transaction
7/1/09 Houston Astros claimed German Duran off waivers from Texas Rangers.
7/2/09 Houston Astros signed RHP Philip Rorabaugh.
7/2/09 Houston Astros signed Alexander Martinez.
7/3/09 Philip Rorabaugh assigned to GCL Astros from Houston Astros.
7/4/09 RHP Alexander Martinez assigned to DSL Astros from Houston Astros.
7/10/09 Houston Astros placed RHP Chris Sampson on the 15-day disabled list. Muscle spasms in right shoulder
7/10/09 Houston Astros claimed Chris Coste off waivers from Philadelphia Phillies.
7/11/09 Houston Astros optioned Matt Kata to Round Rock Express.
7/13/09 Houston Astros optioned Felipe Paulino to Round Rock Express.
7/16/09 Houston Astros recalled Wesley Wright from Round Rock Express.
7/17/09 Houston Astros selected the contract of RHP Chad Paronto from Round Rock Express.
7/20/09 Houston Astros placed LF Darin Erstad on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 19, 2009. Strained left hamstring.
7/20/09 Houston Astros recalled Matt Kata from Round Rock Express.
7/23/09 Houston Astros placed 1B Lance Berkman on the 15-day disabled list. Strained left calf muscle
7/23/09 Houston Astros recalled Edwin Maysonet from Round Rock Express.
7/26/09 Chris Sampson roster status changed by Houston Astros.
7/26/09 Houston Astros designated RHP Chad Paronto for assignment.
7/27/09 Chad Paronto assigned to Round Rock Express from Houston Astros.
7/28/09 Houston Astros placed RHP LaTroy Hawkins on the 15-day disabled list. Shingles.
7/28/09 Houston Astros signed RHP Raul Rivera.
7/29/09 Houston Astros activated RHP Doug Brocail from the 15-day disabled list.
7/29/09 Houston Astros optioned Edwin Maysonet to Round Rock Express.
7/29/09 Houston Astros selected the contract of RHP Bud Norris from Round Rock Express.
7/30/09 Houston Astros released RHP Russ Ortiz.
7/30/09 Houston Astros recalled Sammy Gervacio from Round Rock Express.