Transaction Tuesday: Astros Minor League Moves 8/16-8/22

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Houston Astros Organizational Transactions: August 16th – August 22nd

Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A)
August 21 – Yulieski Gourriel recalled to Houston
August 21 – Tyler White optioned to Fresno from Houston
August 21 – Evan Grills assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 20 – Eury De La Rosa placed on temproary inactive list
August 20 – Jack Mayfield placed on 7-day disabled list
August 19 – Brad Peacock recalled by the Houston Astros
August 19 – James Hoyt optioned to Fresno from Houston
August 19 – David Paulino assigned to Fresno from COrpus Christi
August 19 – Eury De La Rosa assigned to Fresno
August 16 – Yulieski Gourriel assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 16 – Edison Frias placed on 7-day disabled list
August 16 – Brian Holmes placed on 7-day disabled list
August 16 – Mike Hauschild placed on 7-day disabled list

Corpus Christi Hooks (Double-A)
August 20 – Ryan Thompson activated from inactive list
August 19 – Drew Ferguson assigned to Corpus Christi from Lancaster
August 19 – Albert Minnis assigned to Corpus Christi from Fresno
August 19 – Ryan Thompson placed on temporary inactive list
August 17 – Danry Vasquez released by Corpus Christi

Lancaster JetHawks (Single-A Advanced)
August 20 – Keach Ballard assigned to Lancaster from Fresno
August 20 – Christian Correa placed on temporary inactive list
August 18 – Albert Abreu assigned to Lancaster from Quad Cities
August 17 – Kyle Tucker assigned to Lancaster from Quad Cities

Quad Cities River Bandits (Single-A)
August 22 – Sebastian Kessay assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City
August 22 – Carlos Sierra assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City
August 22 – Agapito Barrios assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City
August 18 – Enrique Chavez assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City
August 18 – Nick Hernandez assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City
August 18 – Agapito Barrios placed on 7-day disabled list retro to 8/17
August 17 – Bobby Wernes activated from inactive list

Tri-City ValleyCats (Single-A Short Season)
August 22 – Carlos Sanabria assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville
August 22 – Andy Pineda assigned to Tri-City from GCL Astros
August 22 – Jorge Alcala assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville
August 17 – Devin Raftery assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville

Greeneville Astros (Rookie)
August 22 – Wilson Amador assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros
August 22 – Dariel Aquino assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros
August 22 – Guadalupe Chavez assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros

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**Photo Credit: Kiel Maddox/Fresno Grizzlies**

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