The Astros promoted top pitching prospect Mark Appel to Double-A Corpus Christi on Tuesday night.
Appel was the number one pick in the 2013 amateur draft last season after the Pirates failed to sign him back in 2012. 132 more words
Alyson Footer, MLB.com, joined The Triple Threat to discuss the latest happenings with the Astros. She thought this uproar over Mark Appel throwing a bullpen was a bit over blown by the media. 123 more words