Framber Valdez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Astros Framber Valdez Could Return In June

    MLB Trade Rumors "Astros starter Framber Valdez could return to the team at some point in June, manager Dusty Baker told reporters (including Brian McTaggart of MLB.com) this afternoon. That’s the first timeline the organization has defined since the left-hander fractured his left ring finger on..." May 09

  • Pedro Báez’s inauspicious start to his Astros career; the latest on Framber Valdez’s progress

    The Athletic "Pedro Báez was the Astros’ big bullpen acquisition of the offseason, having signed as a free agent in January for two years and $12.5 million. The longtime Dodgers reliever was brought in to be a key part of the bridge to closer Ryan Pressly. His effectiveness against both..." April 28

  • Astros' Framber Valdez resumes throwing program

    Houston Chronicle "Injured Astros lefthander Framber Valdez resumed throwing on flat ground this week in what general manager James Click called a “tremendous step forward” on his journey back from a fractured left ring finger. Valdez had not thrown since March 2, when he tried to field a..." April 09

  • Surgery Recommended For Astros' Framber Valdez

    CBS Sports "Valdez will receive a second opinion on the injury before a decision on surgery is made, but the Astros are bracing for the possibility of the 27-year-old being sidelined for the entirety of the upcoming campaign. " March 04

  • Astros' Framber Valdez breaks finger on pitching hand

    Sportsnaut "Houston Astros starting pitcher Framber Valdez will be sidelined indefinitely with a fractured left ring finger, general manager James Click announced Wednesday. The 27-year-old left-hander took a Francisco Lindor grounder off his pitching hand in the first inning of Tuesday’s..." March 03