Yesterday the Houston Astros named now former starter Brett Myers to be their opening day closer. At first glance I questioned the move, but that glance lasted only a second. Brandon Lyon is a joke for a closer, and there is little depth behind him other than Myers. Also, Myers has the mentality to close along with decent stuff to give it his all for one inning per game.
With your guess being as good as mine for the makeup of the Houston Astros' starting rotation in 2012, Brett Myers has one of the few pitching positions locked in as the closer for this season. If the Astros were smart, however, the... Read Post
It is being reported in the Houston media that the Houston Astros have officially named right-handed pitcher Brett Myers as their opening day starter against the Philadelphia Phillies. Myers came to the Astros via a one-year deal on... Read Post