Astros Sign Colby Rasmus
Another day, another move by the Houston Astros. This time, they added Colby Rasmus, for a reported $8 million in 2015:
The Houston Astros have signed free agent OF Colby Rasmus to a one-year contract through the 2015 season.
— Houston Astros (@astros) January 20, 2015
Rasmus, 28, has hit .246/.313/.438 over six big league seasons – though just .234/.295/.433 the last three-plus years in Toronto.
He also struck out an eye-popping 124 times in just 376 plate appearances last year.