Astros Sign Travis Buck

The Astros signed outfielder Travis Buck, according to Matt Eddy of Baseball America (on Twitter). The 27-year-old appeared in 50 games for the Indians in 2011 before electing free agency at the end of the season.

Buck played all three outfield positions for Cleveland, hitting .228/.275/.342 in 160 plate appearances. In five seasons with the Indians and Athletics, Buck has a .246/.320/.408 line, so he could provide useful depth for the Astros, who are thin in the outfield after trading Hunter Pence and Michael Bourn this past summer.

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3 years 9 months ago

Seriously all the dork face 13 year old comments about the Astros is overstated. Funny part is most of them are Cubs fans, who have never tasted winning. They tasted it, but my buddy Bartman took it right away 😉