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
AL wild card. Rookie Collin McHugh (11-9) became the first Astros pitcher to win seven straight decisions since Roy Oswalt 's nine-game string in 2006-07. Hisashi Iwakuma (14-9) was trying to bounce back from his last two starts
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
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
Vogelsong stifles Mets in Gaints' 5-1 win
According to research by the Elias Sports Bureau, he is one of four rookie pitchers since 1982 to win four consecutive starts of six innings or more while allowing no more than one run. The others are Roy Oswalt , Jered Weaver and Cain.
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
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
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