Astros agree to three-year contract with Scott Feldman
The rebuilding Astros have decided to spend some money on a free agent, landing righty Scott Feldman.
Right-hander Scott Feldman has agreed to a three-year contract worth $30 million with the Astros, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com has confirmed. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the deal. The contract is still pending a physical.
Feldman, 30, went 12-12 with a 3.86 ERA (105 ERA+) in 181 2/3 innings across 30 starts for the Cubs and Orioles in 2013. He battled knee problems from 2011-12 and only managed a 4.86 ERA (91 ERA+) in 155 2/3 innings, all for the Rangers.
The Astros have had the worst record in baseball in each of the last three seasons and are in the middle of a massive rebuild. They acquired Dexter Fowler from the Rockies earlier this week and have now added Feldman, so they've started the process of surrounding their prospects with veteran players.
Our Latest Stories
Here's a look at the postseason race standings with four days left in the regular season
A certain Yankee legend was on hand to honor Big Papi before his final appearance at Yankee...
The outfield grass will be looking good for David Ortiz's final regular season appearance in...
The Tigers and Indians were rained out on Thursday. Here's what that means for the AL wild...
It was paid for by a local radio station, as the listening won a contest
Braulio Alonso High School in Tampa has filed a police report