And so it begins. The Houston Astros have scratched right-hander Bud Norris from his scheduled Tuesday start against the Orioles.
Closer Jose Veras has been traded to the Detroit Tigers for minor league outfielder Danry Vasquez.
The Astros called up highly rated prospect Starting Pitcher Jarred Cosart after Wednesday’s 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Lucas Harrell appeared headed for a short outing in front of his own fan section at Kauffman Stadium.