Thu, 30 Aug 2012 01:50:58 -0700
The Houston Astros have named their seven players headed in October to the Arizona Fall League. The players, who will compete for the Mesa Solar Sox, include P Jarred Cosart, 1B Jonathan Singleton and OF George Springer, as well as P's Chia-Jen Lo and Alex Sogard and INF's Bobby Borchering and Jiovanni Mier, who will be on the taxi squad.
Mon, 07 May 2012 08:53:34 -0700
Houston Astros SS Jiovanni Mier (hamstring) is expected to miss a few weeks with a hamstring injury.
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 06:07:22 -0700
The Houston Astros reassigned P Douglas Arguello, 1B Koby Clemens, P David Carpenter, SP Cesar Carrillo, P Jorge DeLeon, 1B Brian Dopirak, P Gabriel Garcia, OF Jonathan Gaston, OF J.D. Martinez, SS Jiovanni Mier, IF Jimmy Paredes and 2B Jose Carlos Thompson were reassigned to minor league camp, the Houston Chronicle's Zachary Levine reports.
Thu, 11 Mar 2010 14:44:40 -0800
Brian McTaggart, of MLB.com, reports Houston Astros SS Jiovanni Mier (shoulder) will be examined Friday, March 12. He has been dealing with a "shoulder issue" while participating in minor league camp.
Sat, 27 Jun 2009 13:33:57 -0700
Updating previous reports, Houston Astros SS Jiovanni Mier has been assigned to the organization's rookie league team, according to The Associated Press.
Wed, 24 Jun 2009 13:18:59 -0700
Brian McTaggart, of MLB.com, reports the Houston Astros agreed to a deal with SS Jiovanni Mier, their top draft pick, Wednesday, June 24. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Wed, 24 Jun 2009 12:48:33 -0700
Zachary Levine, of the Houston Chronicle, reports the Houston Astros are still engaged in contract talks with SS Jiovanni Mier, their first-round draft pick.
Fri, 12 Jun 2009 06:29:48 -0700
The Houston Chronicle's Jose De Jesus Ortiz reports Houston Astros first-round pick SS Jiovanni Mier said a scout told him the team will try to trade SS Miguel Tejada.
Tue, 09 Jun 2009 16:53:09 -0700
The Houston Astros selected SS Jiovanni Mier (Bonita High School) with the No. 21 overall pick in the 2009 MLB Amateur Draft Tuesday, June 9.