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Astros | Ken Giles wins arbitration case

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 13:08:37 -0800

Houston Astros RHP Ken Giles has won his arbitration case and will make $4.6 million in 2018. The Astros were looking for $4.2 million in arbitration.

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Astros | Ken Giles wasn't available Wednesday

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 21:21:18 -0700

Houston Astros RHP Ken Giles (neck) was not available for the team's game Wednesday, August 23, against the Washington Nationals due to waking up in the morning with a stiff neck, according to manager A.J. Hinch.

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Astros | Ken Giles the primary closer

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:49:29 -0800

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles will close most games, according to manager A.J. Hinch.

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Astros | Ken Giles injures wrist in BP

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:56:51 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles (wrist) was struck on the wrist by a line drive in batting practice Saturday, Sept. 24. X-Rays were negative, and Giles is day-to-day.

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Astros | Ken Giles dominating

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 05:36:30 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles has 22 strikeouts in his last 8 2/3 innings pitched.

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Astros | Ken Giles activated

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:30:45 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles was activated from the paternity list Monday, Aug. 15.

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Astros | Ken Giles on paternity list

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:18:35 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles was placed on the paternity list Friday, Aug. 12.

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Astros | Ken Giles to work as Houston closer

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 18:18:19 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles will primarily be used in the ninth inning as the team's closer, manager A.J. Hinch announced Tuesday, Aug. 2.

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Astros | Luke Gregerson out as closer

Sun, 05 Jun 2016 16:56:40 -0700

Houston Astros RP Luke Gregerson will be eased out of the closer's role for the time being, manager A.J. Hinch said Sunday, June 5, and RP Will Harris, RP Ken Giles and RP Michael Feliz will all have a chance in the ninth inning.

Fantasy Tip: Giles has some history on his side, but Harris has the best numbers this year and picked up a save Sunday. If you are desperate for saves, both players are worth grabbing, but the committee approach will likely result in a messy situation for fantasy owners.

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Astros | Ken Giles hit hard

Sun, 29 May 2016 19:08:24 -0700

Houston Astros RP Ken Giles allowed two runs on two hits and a walk in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Sunday, May 29.

Fantasy Tip: Just when it seemed as if Giles was finding his form, he has struggled in each of his last two outings. You can hang on to him in deeper formats, but his push to regain the closer's role appears to be on hold.

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