by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com (5/22/2013) Astros outfielder Jimmy Paredes totaled a season-high three hits and three RBI Tuesday against the Royals. It was his second straight multi-hit game and third this season since his early May recall.
Paredes is batting .268 (11 for 41) with one home run, four doubles and seven RBI in his last 14 games.
Bo Porter names three everyday outfielders
by Adam Moore | CBSSports.com (5/13/2013) Astros manager Bo Porter said J.D. Martinez, Robbie Grossman and Jimmy Paredes will be the team's regular three starters in the outfield, MLB.com reports. Porter had been rotating Trevor Crowe and Brandon Barnes in the outfield over the past few weeks.
"They're going to get the bulk of the playing time," Porter said, "so that I, as a manager, can make a definitive decision as a manager to answer the question: Can this guy or can that guy play every day at the Major League level?"
Astros call up offensive help
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com (5/6/2013) The Houston Astros have recalled infielder Jimmy Paredes and outfielder Trevor Crowe from Triple-A Oklahoma City Monday, MLB.com reports.
Paredes was hitting a club-best .376 over 29 games and was fifth in the Pacific Coast League in hitting. Crowe, a former first-round pick for Cleveland, was hitting .300 over 29 games with a team-high 11 stolen bases. That ranked second in the PCL.
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com (8/27/2012) The Astros recalled outfielder Jimmy Paredes from Triple-A Oklahoma City Monday. Paredes hit .318 with 13 homers, 28 doubles, 59 RBI and 37 stolen bases in 124 games for Oklahoma City.