Thu, 17 Jun 2010 08:39:24 -0700
Former MLB OF Darin Erstad announced Thursday, June 17, that he is retired from professional baseball, according to The Orange County Register's Sam Miller.
Wed, 10 Feb 2010 10:45:40 -0800
Bill Plunkett, of The Orange County Register, reports free-agent OF Darin Erstad (Astros) is comfortable with the idea of retiring. "I'm at peace with whichever way it goes," said Erstad. "Things can happen in a hurry. I'm just staying in shape and keeping an open mind to anything."
Wed, 10 Feb 2010 06:30:12 -0800
The Miami Herald's Barry Jackson reports the Florida Marlins are interested in free-agent 1B Darin Erstad (Astros).
Thu, 05 Nov 2009 19:59:09 -0800
The Associated Press reports Houston Astros OF Darin Erstad, SP Mike Hampton and OF Jason Michaels filed for free agency Thursday, Nov. 5.
Tue, 15 Sep 2009 14:55:37 -0700
Updating a previous item, MLB.com's Alyson Footer reports Houston Astros OF Darin Erstad (back) is dealing with significant lower back spasms.
Tue, 15 Sep 2009 13:44:45 -0700
MLB.com's Alyson Footer reports Houston Astros 1B Lance Berkman (back, hip) and OF Darin Erstad (shoulder) are out of the lineup Tuesday, Sept. 15. Berkman is dealing with back and hip issues and Erstad is suffering from a sore right shoulder.
Fri, 07 Aug 2009 14:12:07 -0700
MLB.com's Alyson Footer reports the Houston Astros activated OF Darin Erstad (hamstring) from the disabled list Friday, Aug. 7. Erstad is starting at first base Friday.
Tue, 04 Aug 2009 00:48:01 -0700
Houston Astros OF Darin Erstad (hamstring) will be joining Double-A Corpus Christi in San Antonio Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 4 and Aug. 5, for a brief rehab assignment. Erstad has been on the DL since Sunday, July 19, with a strained left hamstring.
Mon, 03 Aug 2009 07:21:26 -0700
The Houston Chronicle's Jose De Jesus Ortiz reports Houston Astros 1B Darin Erstad (hamstring) has made slow progress with his hamstring injury.
Tue, 21 Jul 2009 10:26:00 -0700
Jose de Jesus Ortiz and Richard Justice, of the Houston Chronicle, report Houston Astros OF Darin Erstad (hamstring) expects to be activated from the disabled list when he is eligible. "From what I have experienced myself, two weeks should be good," Erstad said. "In my role, it's not like I'm playing every day anyway. Just to be able to pinch hit, I just can't imagine that it won't be ready in two weeks."