Lance McCullers Jr. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lance McCullers: I don't understand why Astros played after losing group to IL

    MLB.com "A day that began with news that the Astros were going to be without four key position players for Wednesday’s series finale against the Tigers ended with starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. getting an IV because he had become ill during the game. If that weren’t..." April 15

  • Lance McCullers Jr. agrees to $85M extension with Astros

    ESPN "Right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. and the Houston Astros are in agreement on a five-year, $85 million contract extension, sources familiar with the deal told ESPN's Jeff Passan. McCullers is coming off a solid 2020 when he returned after missing a season following..." March 24

  • Astros, Lance McCullers Jr. “Deep” Into Extension Talks

    Houston Chronicle "The Astros are in negotiations with starter Lance McCullers Jr. on a contract extension to keep him in Houston beyond 2021, a person with knowledge of the situation told the Chronicle on Tuesday night. A person with knowledge of the negotiations described the offer as..." March 24

  • Astros Lance McCullers wants extension: Quality starters don't 'grow on trees'

    The Score "Lance McCullers Jr. wants to spend his foreseeable future with the Houston Astros and explained why it makes sense for his club to keep him around long-term. "Big-league pitching - legitimate, starting, big-league pitching - does not grow on trees," McCullers..." February 28