Dominican Summer League Astros

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Dominican Summer League Astros Orange
Boca Chica
Houston-Astros-Logo.svg Houston Astros cap logo.svg
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Dominican Summer League
Division Boca Chica North (2010–present)
Major league affiliations
Current Houston Astros
Minor league titles
League titles (0) None
Team data
Nickname Astros
Ballpark Houston Astros Complex
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Houston Astros
Manager Neder Horta
Dominican Summer League Astros Blue
Boca Chica
Houston-Astros-Logo.svg Houston Astros cap logo.svg
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Dominican Summer League
Division Boca Chica Northwest (2014–present)
Major league affiliations
Current Houston Astros
Minor league titles
League titles (0) None
Team data
Nickname Astros
Ballpark Houston Astros Complex
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Houston Astros
Manager Charlie Romero

The Dominican Summer League Astros or DSL Astros are a minor league baseball team of the Dominican Summer League, and a Rookie-level affiliate of the Houston Astros. They are located in Boca Chica, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. As of the 2014 season, they are divided into two squads: DSL Astros Orange and DSL Astros Blue.

History[edit]

The team first came into existence in 1989 when they shared an affiliation with the Chicago White Sox and the Texas Rangers.[1] For 1990, they shared an affiliation with the St. Louis Cardinals.[2] They were independently affiliated for 1991 and 1992, then gained an affiliation with the San Francisco Giants and Philadelphia Phillies for 1993.[3] From 1994 to 1995, they shared an affiliation with the Milwaukee Brewers. For 1996, they shared an affiliation with the Boston Red Sox.[4] Since 1997, they have been an independent affiliate of the Astros. Beginning in 2014, the team split into two squads, DSL Astros Orange and DSL Astros Blue.

Roster[edit]

Dominican Summer League Astros Orange roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 54 Gerardo Bojorquez
  • 50 Humberto Castellanos
  • 72 Luis Castro
  • 37 Willy Collado
  • 67 Carlos Espinoza
  • 23 Diosward Gonzalez
  • 39 Ezequiel Madera
  • 58 Miguel Matos
  • 35 Cristofer Melendez
  • 40 Kilvio Peralta
  • 37 Gabriel Pirela
  • -- Yohan Ramirez
  • 59 Jacques Sambo
  • -- Maikel Sepulveda
  • 36 Asael Uribe
  • 71 Francisco Villegas
  • 16 Cosme Zapata

Catchers

  • 60 Jose Castillo
  • 66 Gerry Castillo
  •  8 Bernardo Heras
  • 19 Vicente Moras

Infielders

  • 14 Eduardo Guzman
  •  2 Jose Abel Hernandez
  • 77 Felix Lucas
  • 21 Fredy Medina
  • 29 Kendy Moya
  •  1 Yeuris Ramirez
  • 20 Anthony Rodriguez
  • 22 Ronaldo Urdaneta
  • 13 Enmanuel Valdez

Outfielders

  • 18 Gilberto Celestino
  • -- Euclides Chavez
  • 30 Darlin Figueroa
  • 15 Juan Infante
  • 56 Hector Martinez
  • 27 Renaigel Martis
  •  4 Ramiro Rodriguez


Manager

  • -- Neder Horta

Coaches

  • -- Carlos Gonzalez (pitching)
  • -- Danny Ortega (assistant hitting)
  • -- Melvi Ortega (outfield specialist)
  • -- Rene Rojas (hitting)




Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 12, 2016
Transactions
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Houston Astros minor league players


Dominican Summer League Astros Blue roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 82 Johsson Arias
  • 68 Jesus Bernaez
  • 83 Ronel Blanco
  • 35 Jheyson Caraballo
  • 22 Yeremi Ceballos
  • 14 Juan Corniel
  • 23 Robert Corniel
  • 48 Juan Cuevas
  • 47 Edwin Fidel
  • 37 Yulian Frontado
  • -- Jose Antonio Hernandez
  • 50 Adoni Kery
  • 72 Juan Lopez
  • 69 Angel Matos
  •  2 Javier Navas
  • 38 Jose Orta
  • 20 Carlos Perdomo
  •  8 Yonatan Quintin
  •  3 Felipe Tejada

Catchers

  • -- Alvaro Alvarez
  • 27 Carlos Canelon
  • 28 Orlando Marquez

Infielders

  • 13 Alfredo Angarita
  • 70 Samir Caraballo
  • 67 Michael Garcia
  • 21 Ronny Jimenez
  • 30 Nicolas Miranda
  •  1 Anardo Peralta
  • 12 Ozziel Sanchez-galan

Outfielders

  • 43 Jose Benjamin
  • 46 Norberto Castellanos
  • 31 Cesar Cortez
  • 29 Angel De Leon
  • 56 Ronny Rafael
  • 15 Nestor Tejada
  •  9 Angel Tejada


Manager

  •  3 Russ Steinhorn

Coaches

  • -- Erik Acevedo
  • -- Rick Aponte (pitching)
  • -- Melvi Ortega
  • 67 Omar Rosario (hitting)




Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Houston Astros 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 12, 2016
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Houston Astros minor league players

References[edit]

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