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Astros agree with RHP Rondon on two-year deal

(TSX / STATS) -- The Houston Astros agreed to terms on a two-year contract with free agent right-handed reliever Hector Rondon, the team announced Friday.

Though terms of the deal were not announced, the 29-year-old Rondon was expected to command in the neighborhood of $4.5 million to $5 million annually, according to the Houston Chronicle.

Rondon, 29, spent his five seasons in the major leagues as a member of the Chicago Cubs' bullpen, where he posted an 18-13 record with a 3.22 ERA over 296 1/3 innings, and 77 saves and 303 strikeouts.

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Leaders
AVG: J. Altuve.346
HR: G. Springer34
RBI: M. González90
SB: J. Altuve32
W: D. Keuchel14
ERA: J. Verlander3.82
Saves: K. Giles34
K: J. Verlander176
AL West
TeamWLPctGB
X-Houston 10161.623-
LA Angels 8082.49421
Seattle 7884.48123
Texas 7884.48123
Oakland 7587.46326
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .282 (1)
Runs: 896 (1)
Hits: 1581 (1)
Home Runs: 238 (2)
Stolen Bases: 98 (8)
OBP: .346 (1)
SLG: .478 (1)
Total Bases: 2681 (1)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.12 (11)
Runs Allowed: 700 (9)
Saves: 45 (6)
Strikeouts: 1593 (2)
OpBA: .240 (6)
OBP: .313 (8)
SLG: .407 (9)
Run Support: 5.58 (1)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
12/15 H. Rondón Signed as Free Agent ( 2018-2019)(two-year contract)
12/15 P. Tucker Designated for Assignment
12/14 A. Gose Drafted Via Rule 5
12/14 J. Smith Signed as Free Agent ( 2018-2019)(two-year contract)
12/11 T. Federowicz Signed to a Minor League Contract
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/1 D. Paulino off 60-day DL
9/13 J. Marisnick Fractured right thumb (day-to-day)
8/31 B. Rodgers off 60-day DL
8/30 E. Gattis off 10-day DL
8/30 Y. Gurriel Right knee soreness (day-to-day)
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