DETROIT, MI - MAY 14: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers walks past pitcher Wesley Wright #53 of the Houston Astros after being hit by a pitch in the seventh inning at Comerica Park on May 14, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.
It's about saying that the community is important to this organization and to the players ... It is always good to see people in the stands, and the way to [help that happen] is to get out in the community and let them get to know you, and let them know that you appreciate what they do.
When you're in a National League ballpark and you only have two bench players, and if one of them is your backup catcher, it limits the things you can do, and that's why you have Wesley Wright bunting ... In a situation where we have our full complement of players, we would not have been in that position.More quotes »
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Astros' moms throw out first pitches
-- The mothers of Astros players Wesley Wright, Trevor Crowe, Paul Clemens and Robbie Grossman threw out the ceremonial first pitches prior to Sunday's Mother's Day game against the Rangers at Minute Maid Park. Ruby Wright, Patti Grossman, Terryl Crowe and from MLB.com Read more »
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Keuchel had a quality start for Houston with six innings of work in which he scattered five hits and a pair of earned runs. Wesley Wright came in for Keuchel in the seventh inning and let up Baker's home run to take the loss. Marwin Gonzalez went 2-for-4 from from Miami Herald Read more »
Will MLB Ever Have the Guts to Suspend Umpires for Brutal Judgment Calls?
Astros manager Bo Porter to make a pitching change in the seventh inning despite the fact he had just made one to bring in Wesley Wright. He only threw a few warm-up pitches before Porter went out to yank him in favor of Hector Ambriz, and the umps let him from Bleacher Report Read more »
MLB suspends, fines umps after 2nd mistake
two outs and the Astros ahead 5-3, Houston reliever Wesley Wright came in from the bullpen and threw several warmup pitches from the mound. Porter, a first-year manager, then ran onto the field to stop him and brought in another reliever, Hector Ambriz. Angels from Sify Read more »
Twitter Reacts to Umpires Allowing Astros' Illegal Pitching Change vs. Angels
Houston Astros and Los Angeles Angels at Minute Maid Park, Astros manager Bo Porter takes out pitcher Paul Clemens for Wesley Wright. Seeing that the lefty Wright was subbed in, Angels manager Mike Scioscia pinch-hits right-hander Luis Jimenez for left-hander from Bleacher Report Read more »