Paredes was placed on the 10-day injured list with a right shoulder strain Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes exited his relief appearance Thursday with the shoulder issue. Manager Dusty Baker had already deemed the right-hander unavailable for Friday's series opener against the Twins, but now Paredes is set for a longer absence. The Astros have yet to disclose a timetable for his return, but the reliever will be eligible to come off the IL on June 21. Ralph Garza was recalled in a corresponding roster move.
Manager Dusty Baker said that Paredes (shoulder) will not be available to pitch Friday against the Twins, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes struggled in his relief appearance Thursday and ended up exiting with a shoulder injury. Baker said that the club isn't yet sure if the right-hander will need to go on the injured list, but he'll remain unavailable through at least Friday.
Paredes exited Thursday's game against the Red Sox due to a shoulder injury, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes struggled in his brief outing, walking two and also plunking a batter before exiting without recording an out. The exact nature of the injury remains unclear, though manager Dusty Baker noted after the game that a roster move may be required.
Paredes exited Thursday's game against the Red Sox with a trainer, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes failed to record an out and issued two walks while also hitting a batter. It's unclear what the potential injury may be, or if it will cause Paredes to miss additional time.
Paredes was recalled from Triple-A Sugar Land on Sunday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
The 25-year-old was sent to Triple-A on Saturday but will quickly rejoin the big-league club with Bryan Abreu (leg) landing on the injured list. Paredes has surrendered four runs on six hits with a 7:11 K:BB over 4.1 innings for the Astros this season.
Paredes was optioned to Triple-A Sugar Land on Saturday, Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes returned to the big-league bullpen in mid-May and made four appearances during his most recent stint in the majors. However, he allowed seven runs (four earned) on four hits and five walks while striking out five in three innings during that time. Paredes will head back to the minors to make room on the active roster for Jake Odorizzi (forearm), who was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Saturday.
Paredes allowed one hit and struck out two over a scoreless ninth inning in Sunday's 6-2 win over Texas.
Paredes was activated off the injured list earlier in the day after Houston placed starter Jose Urquidy (shoulder) on the IL. Paredes is a hard-throwing reliever that struck out nine of 15 batters faced while on rehab assignment. The right-hander has a high-90s fastball that he complements two breaking pitches and used all of them Sunday.
Paredes (side) was activated from the injured list Sunday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.
Paredes made four rehab appearances with Double-A Corpus Christi, allowing just one hit and striking out nine over five scoreless innings. After a breakout showing in the postseason, Paredes struggled to the tune of six walks in 1.1 innings out of the Houston bullpen to begin the 2021 regular season.
Paredes (side) struck out five over two scoreless innings for Double-A Corpus Christi on Saturday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
This was Paredes' second rehab appearance. He threw an inning the first time out before Saturday's multi-inning effort. The right-hander has one more box to check. Houston manager Dusty Baker said Paredes needs to pitch in back-to-back contests before being activated. That activation could come before the end of the current homestand next Sunday.
Paredes (side) will make his second rehab appearance Saturday for Double-A Corpus Christi, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Paredes threw an inning in his first rehab outing Wednesday and is scheduled to throw one-plus Saturday. Manager Dusty Baker said the reliever will throw two innings in few days before being activated off the 10-day injured list.
Paredes (side) will begin a rehab assignment with Double-A Corpus Christi on Wednesday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.
Paredes has been on the 10-day injured list since April 9 due to right side soreness, but he'll return to game action in the minors Wednesday. If all goes well in his rehab assignment, Paredes could be reinstated from the injured list in the near future.
Manager Dusty Baker said Thursday that he doesn't expect Paredes (side) to return from the injured list for at least another week and a half, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Paredes continues to make progress since being placed on the IL on April 9 with a sore right side, but he still has a few more checkpoints to clear in the recovery process before the Astros will feel comfortable pinpointing a target date for his return. The right-hander has posted a 2.86 ERA, 1.68 WHIP and 4.9 K-BB% in 22 innings over 25 relief appearances across the past two seasons.
Paredes (side) will wait a couple of weeks before he resumes throwing, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Paredes was placed on the 10-day injured list due to right side soreness Friday, and manager Dusty Baker said Saturday that the right-hander is facing a shutdown in order to let him fully recover. As a result, Paredes should spend more than the minimum of 10 days on the injured list. A better idea of his return timetable should come into focus once Paredes resumes throwing.
Paredes was placed on the 10-day injured list due to right side soreness Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes was removed from Thursday's game due to a side issue and was expected to require time on the IL. It's not yet clear when Paredes will be able to return to action. Right-hander Nivaldo Rodriguez was recalled by the Astros in a corresponding move.
Paredes (side) is likely headed to the 10-day injured list, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.
He exited Thursday's game with side discomfort. Manager Dusty Baker is awaiting the MRI results, but he acknowledged Paredes was likely to land on the IL.
Paredes exited Thursday's game with side discomfort, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Paredes exited the game with a trainer after facing only two batters. He was already being evaluated by doctors after the game, so some news about his prognosis should be revealed soon.
Paredes exited Thursday's appearance with a trainer, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Paredes entered the game in the eighth inning with a 6-0 lead. He faced only two batters before exiting and issued free passes to both. This outing continued a trend of control struggles for Paredes, as he's now faced 12 batters and walked six of them.
Paredes walked four of the 10 batters faced over the opening series with just 25 strikes among his 48 pitches, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.
The four-game opening series against Oakland provided a glimpse into how manager Dusty Baker intends to deploy his bullpen. Paredes pitched the seventh inning Opening Day and the eighth inning Saturday, leverage spots for the young reliever, but he jeopardized leads in both games. "I feel like Paredes is trying to do too much because (of) the atmosphere. My job is to keep talking to them, make sure that they understand the louder it gets, the calmer they have to be," catcher Martin Maldonado said. This is the first time he's pitching in front of fans at the major-league level, and Oakland is a hostile environment to the Astros. Paredes has allowed one unearned run on four walks and two hits over 1.1 innings.
Paredes picked up his first hold of the season during Thursday's 8-1 win over the Athletics, allowing one unearned run on one hit and two walks while striking out two in one inning.
The final score indicates a blowout, but it wasn't so when Paredes warmed up in the sixth inning of a 3-1 ballgame. That is an indication he will be used in high-leverage situations. Starter Zack Greinke cleaned up the inning on his own before Paredes got himself into a dicey situation in the seventh. Yuli Gurriel dropped a foul popup which gave Ramon Laureano a second life, and he doubled. After a couple of walks and a sacrifice fly, Paredes bore down to whiff the final two batters and claim his first hold.
Paredes allowed two hits and a walk over one scoreless inning in Sunday's game against the Nationals.
This was the first appearance since March 4 for Paredes, who missed time due to health and safety protocols. As a projected reliever, Paredes should have enough time to be ready for the start of the regular season. He made his major league debut last season, pitching to a 3.05 ERA over 20.2 innings.
|Last 7 Games|
|06/10||@ BOS||L 8-12||0.0||0||2||2||0|
|06/08||@ BOS||W 7-1||0.2||0||0||1||2|
|06/05||@ TOR||L 2-6||1.2||1||0||2||2|
|06/03||vs BOS||L 1-5||1.0||0||0||1||1|
|05/31||vs BOS||W 11-2||1.0||0||0||0||3|
|05/25||vs LAD||L 2-9||1.0||1||3||1||1|
|05/22||@ TEX||L 4-8||0.2||1||0||2||1|
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|Minor League Pitching Stats|
|2017||AFX-Quad Cities River Ba||38.1||8||6||0||1||3||0||33||13||21||2.13||0.892|
|2018||AFX-Quad Cities River Ba||55.2||16||5||0||2||3||2||71||26||28||1.47||0.978|
|2018||AFA-Buies Creek Astros||13.1||8||0||0||4||1||0||19||3||6||1.37||0.687|
|2019||AAX-Corpus Christi Hooks||50.0||12||6||0||2||3||1||69||21||29||3.78||1.000|