• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Reds ink two to minor league deals

    The Reds signed infielder Ivan De Jesus and pitcher Jose Cisnero to minor league deals.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jose Cisnero transferred to 60-day disabled list

    Astros pitcher Jose Cisnero has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list Saturday. Cisnero had Tommy John surgery in late May, and isn't expected back the rest of the year. He posted a 9.64 ERA over 4 2/3 innings.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jose Cisnero undergoes Tommy John

    Astros pitcher Jose Cisnero underwent Tommy John surgery Wednesday. Cisnero was slated for the surgery for some time. It was deemed "successful" by the team. Cisnero posted a 9.64 ERA in 4 2/3 innings.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Tommy John surgery in cards for Jose Cisnero

    Astros pitcher Jose Cisnero is headed for Tommy John surgery on his injured elbow, MLB.com reports. Cisnero was placed on the disabled list last week with elbow discomfort, and the worst-case scenario has come to pass. He finishes the 2014 season with a 9.64 ERA in 4 2/3 innings.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Paul Clemens up, Jose Cisnero destined for DL

    The Astros have recalled right-hander Paul Clemens from Triple-A Oklahoma City a week after demoting him. He is set to join the team Friday, per MLB.com. He will replace DL-bound fellow reliever Jose Cisnero. Cisnero has been dealing with an elbow issue

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Jose Cisnero dealing with elbow discomfort

    Astros reliever Jose Cisnero returned to Houston and was examined by a team doctor on Thursday after experiencing discomfort in his elbow, MLB.com reports. Cisnero experienced the discomfort Tuesday against the Tigers. He game up two runs in an inning of work during that outing."He had some discomfort, and so we let him come in the next day and get evaluated and we felt we needed to have him see our doctors and we sent him here," general manager Jeff Luhnow said.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Astros place Matt Albers on DL, promote Jose Cisnero

    The Astros have placed reliever Matt Albers on the disabled list retroactive to April 22 with tendinitis in his shoulder. They have promoted fellow right-hander Jose Cisnero to take his place. Albers was off to a strong start. He's given up 10 hits, but just one eanred run, in 10 innings and owns a 0.90 ERA.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Astros reassign five players to minor-league camp

    The Astros reassigned five players to minor-league camp Sunday, including relievers Jose Cisnero and Chia-Jen Lo. The three other players demoted were Collin McHugh, Rudy Owens and Tyler Heineman.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Astros demote struggling Jose Cisnero to minors

    The Astros optioned reliever Jose Cisnero to Triple-A Oklahoma City Wednesday. The right-handed reliever has been mired in a slump, posting a 10.80 ERA and 2.70 WHIP in his last 12 outings.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Astros to go closer-by-committee

    The Houston Astros will go to a closer-by-committee approach to the ninth inning after trading Jose Veras to the Tigers, MLB.com reports Tuesday. Houston plays at Baltimore beginning Tuesday night. Jose Cisnero, Travis Blackley and Chia-Jen Lo could all be options to get the ball for manager Bo Porter in the ninth.