Dominican Summer League Astros

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Dominican Summer League Astros
Boca Chica
Houston-Astros-Logo.svgHouston Astros cap logo.svg
Team logoCap insignia
Class-level
CurrentRookie
Minor league affiliations
LeagueDominican Summer League
DivisionBoca Chica North (2010–present)
Major league affiliations
CurrentHouston Astros
Minor league titles
League titles (0)None
Team data
NicknameAstros
BallparkHouston Astros Complex
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Houston Astros
ManagerNeder Horta

The Dominican Summer League Astros, or DSL Astros, is a minor league baseball team of the Dominican Summer League, and a Rookie-level affiliate of the Houston Astros. They are located in Boca Chica, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. From 2014 through 2017, they were divided into two squads: DSL Astros Orange and DSL Astros Blue.

History[edit]

The team first came into existence in 1989 when they shared an affiliation with the Chicago White Sox and the Texas Rangers.[1] For 1990, they shared an affiliation with the St. Louis Cardinals.[2] They were independently affiliated for 1991 and 1992, then gained an affiliation with the San Francisco Giants and Philadelphia Phillies for 1993.[3] From 1994 to 1995, they shared an affiliation with the Milwaukee Brewers. For 1996, they shared an affiliation with the Boston Red Sox.[4] Since 1997, they have been an independent affiliate of the Astros. Beginning in 2014, the team split into two squads, DSL Astros Orange and DSL Astros Blue.

Roster[edit]

Dominican Summer League Astros roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 66 Jose Betances
  • 38 Alex Blanco
  • 22 Yeremi Ceballos
  • -- Brayan De Paula
  • 30 Ronny Garcia
  • 39 Flaer Gonzalez
  • 43 Jose Antonio Hernandez
  • 28 Ernesto Jaquez
  • 73 Alfredi Jimenez
  • 65 Jairo Lopez
  • 26 Christian Mejias
  • 18 Cristofer Mezquita
  • 56 Jeremy Molero
  • 64 Wender Oberto
  •  6 Jherson Pereira
  • 46 Kilvio Peralta
  • 37 Carlos Quintero
  • 29 Fabricio Reina
  • 84 Diosmerky Taveras
  • 62 Heitor Tokar

Catchers

  • 82 Jose Alvarez
  • 14 Carlos Hurtado
  • 46 Jonarkys Lopez
  • 58 Ricardo Toro

Infielders

  •  4 Javier Bermudez
  • 13 Jeury Castillo
  • 35 Rolando Espinosa
  •  2 Sebastian Gruillon
  •  9 Junior Marte
  •  1 Jose Mendoza
  •  3 Enmanuel Morillo
  • 31 Marco Van Der Wijst

Outfielders

  • 23 Abraham Castillo
  • -- Adonis Giron
  • 16 Victor Mascai


Manager

  • 56 Carlos Lugo
  • -- Charlie Romero

Coaches

  • -- Rick Aponte (pitching)
  • -- Sean Aquino (coach)
  • -- Carlos Gonzalez (pitching)
  • -- Alejandro Martinez (coach)
  • -- Luis Mateo (hitting)
  • -- Gerardo Olivares (pitching)
  • -- Darwin Peguero (pitching)


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day injured list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated June 17, 2019
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB • Dominican Summer League
Houston Astros minor league players

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-03-29. Retrieved 2014-06-01.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-06-02. Retrieved 2014-06-01.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=e97491e3
  4. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=01f30c63

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