Houston has expressed curiosity in probably dealing for White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu, in response to a report from MLB.com’s Richard Justice. The 31-year-old slugger has spent his complete five-year profession with Chicago.
The White Sox might not be keen to commerce Abreu as a result of they worth his clubhouse presence, the report says.
Abreu appeared in his second All-Star Recreation earlier this week. He has slashed .253/.311/441 and hit 13 house runs to date this season. He has additionally tallied 52 RBIs.
Abreu, who gained the Rookie of the Yr award in 2014, has pushed in 100 runs or extra in every of his first 4 MLB seasons. He’s a profession .295 hitter.
The Astros at present lead the American League West by 5 video games with a 64-35 report.