Transaction Tuesday: Astros Minor League Moves 8/2- 8/8

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Houston Astros Organizational Transactions: August 2nd – August 8th

Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A)
August 7 – Derek Fisher assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 7 – Tony Kemp recalled by the Houston Astros
August 6 – Brad Peacock optioned to Fresno from Houston Astros
August 4 – Brian Holmes assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 3 – Brad Peacock recalled by the Houston Astros
August 3 – James Hoyt contract selected by the Houston Astros
August 3 – Aaron West assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 3 – Albert Minnis assigned to Fresno from Corpus Christi
August 2 – A.J. Reed recalled by the Houston Astros

Corpus Christi Hooks (Double-A)
August 8 – Yulieski Gurriel assigned to Corpus Christi from Lancaster
August 5 – Jacob Dorris assigned to Corpus Christi from Lancaster

Lancaster JetHawks (Single-A Advanced)
August 6 – Elieser Hernandez assigned to Lancaster from Quad Cities
August 5 – Rogelio Armenteros was placed on inactive list
August 4 – Ralph Garza assigned to Lancaster from Quad Cities
August 2 – Yulieski Gurriel assigned to Lancaster from GCL Astros

Quad Cities River Bandits (Single-A)
August 7 – Ryne Birk placed on 7-day disabled list
August 6 – Agapito Barrios activated from 7-day disabled list
August 3 – Chris Murphy activated from inactive list
August 3 – Jake Rogers assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City ValleyCats
August 3 – Ryne Birk assigned to Quad Cities from Tri-City ValleyCats
August 3 – Christian Correa placed in temporary inactive list
August 3 – Bobby Wernes placed on temporary inactive list
August 2 – Chris Murphy placed on temporary inactive list
August 2 – Zac Person activated from temporary inactive list

Tri-City ValleyCats (Single-A Short Season)
August 3 – Abdiel Saldana assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville Astros
August 3 – Miguelangel Sierra assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville Astros
August 3 – Gabriel Bracamonte assigned to Tri-City from Greeneville Astros
August 2 – Oliver Toribio assigned to Tri-City from GCL Astros

Greeneville Astros (Rookie)
August 6 – Forrest Whitley assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros
August 6 – Carson LaRue assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros
August 6 – Jorge Guzman assigned to Greenville from GCL Astros
August 4 – Stijn van der Meer assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros
August 4 – Oscar Campos assigned to Greeneville from GCL Astros

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

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