Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:46:25 -0700
The San Diego Padres signed free-agent RP Hector Ambriz (Astros) to a minor league deal Tuesday, March 18.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 08:36:05 -0700
The Houston Astros designated P Hector Ambriz for assignment Thursday, Sept. 5.
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 14:04:56 -0700
The Houston Astros recalled Ps Chia-Jen Lo and Josh Zeid from the minors Monday, July 29, and optioned RP Hector Ambriz in a corresponding move.
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:30:58 -0700
The Houston Astros recalled P Brett Oberholtzer from Triple-A Oklahoma City Tuesday, July 2, and optioned RP Hector Ambriz to Oklahoma City in a corresponding move.
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:22:00 -0700
Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said RP Jose Cisnero can be trusted to pitch in pressure situations in the bullpen.
Fantasy Tip: This is an important development for Cisnero, since there's a chance Houston trades incumbent closer Jose Veras this summer. However, Cisnero is still behind the likes of Hector Ambriz, Wesley Wright and Joshua Fields for save opps if Veras is dealt.
Wed, 29 May 2013 09:59:47 -0700
Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said RP Jose Veras is still the team's closer, but he's unsure if he'll be available to pitch Wednesday, May 29. If he's not, RP Hector Ambriz will be brought in in a save situation.
Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:49:07 -0800
Houston Astros RP Hector Ambriz (ankle) will make his first appearance of the spring Tuesday, March 5.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 13:52:13 -0800
Houston Astros C Max Stassi (hernia) had surgery for a sports hernia Thursday, Feb. 28, and he will miss four to six weeks. RP Hector Ambriz (ankle) threw off a mound Thursday and is close to game-ready.
Tue, 26 Feb 2013 14:00:31 -0800
Houston Astros RP Hector Ambriz (ankle) is close to throwing to live hitters. C Max Stassi (oblique) will undergo an MRI exam and see a specialist about a possible sports hernia Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 12:49:29 -0800
Houston Astros RP Hector Ambriz (ankle) threw off a mound Friday, Feb. 22, for the first time since spraining his left ankle a week ago and didn't have any setbacks. The next will be for him to face hitters.