Outfielder L.J. Hoes has cleared waivers and been outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk, the latest roster move made today by the Orioles. Hoes was designated for assignment on Jan. 26 to create room for outfielder/first baseman Efren Navarro. The Orioles acquired Hoes from the Astros on Nov. 25 for cash considerations, ... Read More
While you've been distracted by daily reminders that the Orioles need another starting pitcher, outfielder L.J. Hoes is waiting to find out whether he needs to report to another organization. It appears that the Orioles want to get Hoes through waivers and hold onto him. He should know soon if ... Read More
Yesterday, a minor move that may not have caught the eye of most baseball fans was made. The Baltimore Orioles acquired outfielder/first baseman Efren Navarro from the Los Angeles Angels. To clear a roster spot for their new left-handed bat, the Orioles designated outfielder L.J. Hoes for assignment. Hoes had been acquired from the Houston […]
The Orioles' decision yesterday to designate outfielder L.J. Hoes for assignment came as a surprise, considering how the former third-round pick was expected to compete for a bench role, if not the starting job in right field. Hoes could end up clearing waivers and being outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk. He'd ... Read More
For most young Little Leaguers, childhood dreams of playing for the local big league club go unfulfilled. For Washington, D.C. native L.J. Hoes, that dream of playing for the hometown team actually became a reality. Hoes grew up desperately wanting to play for the Baltimore Orioles, and the team plucked him out of high school […]
The Baltimore Orioles have reportedly re-acquired L.J. Hoes from the Houston Astros, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The outfielder goes back to the Orioles for cash considerations. Hoes was traded by Baltimore for starting pitcher Bud Norris at the 2013 trade deadline, and struggled to get meaningful playing time with the Astros. Lj hoes […]
The Baltimore Orioles and Los Angels Angels are two of the teams showing interest in Houston Astros minor leaguers L.J. Hoes and Alex Pressley according to MLB Daily Dish. Hoes is hitting .335/.417/.466 with three homers in 59 games this season at Triple-A. He hit .172 with three home runs and 11 RBI in 55 games last season for the Astros. The Astros have a surplus of outfield...
Patient is the perfect word to describe Houston Astros’ outfield prospect L.J. Hoes. The former third round pick of the Baltimore Orioles in 2008, has shown an uncanny ability to work an at-bat. Even as an 18-year old rookie fresh out of high school, Hoes managed to draw more walks than strikeouts. I don’t have to be the one to tell you that type of plate discipline is very uncommon...
SAN DIEGO (AP) The Houston Astros recalled OF L.J. Hoes from Triple-A Fresno on Monday. Hoes was hitting .418 with 9 doubles and 12 RBI in 15 games for Fresno, ranking second in the Pacific Coast League in doubles and batting average. Houston also optioned RHP Asher Wojciechowski to Triple-A Fresno. Wojciechowski was 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in four appearances - three starts - for the...
Via Associated Press
April 27, 2015 | Discuss
Houston Astros’s star prospect George Springer was injured last night in the eighth inning of Jared Weaver’s two hitter. Other than a Jason Castro double, Springer recorded the only other hit of the evening. It was a long home run to start the top of the fourth inning on a hanging curveball by Weaver.The third overall prospect in the Astro’s deep farm system injured his right...
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