Berkman, Oswalt retire as Astros
Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt discuss what it means to retire with the organization that brought them to MLB.
Oswalt visits Astros camp
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) Recently retired Astros pitcher Roy Oswalt wasn't tempted to rethink his retirement when he dropped ..... retirement doesn't necessarily mean the end of a career. Oswalt joked: ''Roger came in and told me anyone can retire
The Hunter Pence trade just keeps on giving
traded Anthony Gose and Jonathan Villar to the Astros for Roy Oswalt . Now they've traded two more of their best prospects for Hunter ..... Phillies for grabbing Cliff Lee and Roy Halladay, and the Roy Oswalt deal doesn't seem to have cost them any high-quality
Struggling Brown sits second straight day
showed five-tool ability. So, when the Phillies unloaded prospects in trades to acquire Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, Roy Oswalt and Hunter Pence, Brown was the one guy they refused to move. Going into 2011, Brown was considered the game's fourth
Where have you gone, Jason Lane?
Astros teammates: Brad Ausmus, Chris Burke and Roy Oswalt . Lane still leans on Oswalt some, phoning him from time to time asking for pitching insight. Oswalt watched his outing against the Pirates and texted
Collmenter dominates Reds in making history
stats have been kept (1914), only 12 pitchers before faced the minimum while allowing three hits. The last time: Roy Oswalt for the Astros on Sept. 11, 2008. As impressive as the effort was, it didn't invoke the superstition or awareness
hit .155. The slugger is quite familiar with Harang (4-5, 3.33), having faced him more than anyone other than Roy Oswalt . Pujols is 27 for 79 (.342) with five home runs against his old NL Central foe. Harang is 0-3 with a 7.07 ERA
Tigers Notes: When will Iglesias return?
rooted for Ausmus when he played for the Houston Astros. His favorite Astros were second baseman Craig Biggio and pitcher Roy Oswalt . His parents, Jeffrey and Melissa, younger brother Gatlin and fiancÃ©e, Danielle Matula, were expected to be
Reds still can't figure out Hamels
The Reds have never beaten the Phillies when Hamels has started against them. That's absurd. They at least beat Roy Oswalt a couple of times in his career. "Anytime you have success against a team in general, whatever players they put out
Young & McCarthy have been incredible, in wildly different ways
average on batted balls that don’t fly over the fence. There are exceptions, especially knuckleball pitchers. But Roy Oswalt and Scott Erickson, otherwise completely different pitchers, both gave up .301 batting averages on balls in play in their long