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38 Darin Downs RP
Height/Weight: 6-3/210 | Birthdate: 12/26/1984 | Birthplace: Southfield, MI | Bats/Throws: R/L | Team: Houston | College: None | MLB Experience: 3 | Owned/Started%: 0/0 | Average Draft Position: 1028.00
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Astros relievers have hurt obliques


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(9/21/2014) According to the Houston Chronicle, Astros relievers Darin Downs and Josh Fields are both nursing oblique injuries. Because Downs aggravated a previous injury, he could possibly miss the rest of the season.

Downs last pitched in a game Friday. Fields, who was beginning to earn some save opportunities, hasn't pitched since Sept. 9.


Darin Downs brought back from DL


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(9/2/2014) Astros reliever Darin Downs was activated from the disabled list Tuesday and added to the active roster, the team announced. Downs has been out since Aug. 14 due to an oblique injury, and had a 4.31 ERA in 31 1/3 innings prior.  

Darin Downsto to throw 'pen session Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/25/2014) Astros reliever Darin Downs will throw a bullpen session on Tuesday with hopes of a quick minor-league rehab stint in the near future, MLB.com reports. Downs received positive feedback after Sunday's session and is expected to "amp" up the intensity on Tuesday, per the Houston Chronicle.

Darin Downs hits DL with oblique issue


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/19/2014) The Astros placed reliever Darin Downs on the disabled list with a right oblique injury Tuesday, the team announced. Downs has been dealing with the injury since late last week, when he left last Thursday's game after walking two of three batters faced.

A timetable for Downs' return to action is not yet known. He has a 4.31 ERA in 31 1/3 innings of work on the season.  


Darin Downs dealing with minor oblique injury


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/15/2014) Astros pitcher Darin Downs is dealing with a minor oblique injury, according to the Houston Chronicle.

It's unclear at this point if the injury will lead to time on the disabled list. Over 31 1/3 innings, Downs has a 4.31 ERA. 


Darin Downs picks up relief win vs. Twins


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/8/2014) Astros reliever Darin Downs picked up a relief win Sunday afternoon against the Twins. He tossed 2 2/3 scoreless innings and allowed only two hits, with two strikeouts and no walks in a 14-5 victory. He owns a 1.32 ERA and a 0.88 WHIP in 13 2/3 innings.

Astros recall Darin Downs


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(5/4/2014) The Astros recalled lefty reliever Darin Downs from Triple-A Oklahoma City. He was 1-2 with a 5.54 ERA in nine appearances with Oklahoma City.

Astros send down pair


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(3/22/2014) The Astros have reassigned first baseman Japhet Amador to minor league camp and sent left-hander Darin Downs to Triple-A. Neither move is considered a surprise.

Astros claim Darin Downs off waivers


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/1/2013) The Astros claimed pitcher Darin Downs off waivers from the Tigers, MLB.com reports  Friday. Downs went 0-2 with a 4.84 ERA and a 1.32 WHIP in 47 games with the Tigers in 2013. 

Tigers recall Darin Downs


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(9/10/2013) The Tigers have recalled pitcher Darin Downs from Triple-A, according to MLB.com.

Downs has appeared in 26 games, posting a 5.18 ERA. Downs hasn't appeared in the majors since July 6. 


Tigers activate, option Darin Downs


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(8/4/2013) The Tigers have activated pitcher Darin Downs from the disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Toledom, MLB.com reports. Downs posted a 5.18 ERA in 26 games for Detroit before suffering a shoulder injury.

Darin Downs could be back Monday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/2/2013) The Tigers expect to have reliever Darin Downs available off the disabled list early next week, as he has just one more rehab outing scheduled. Downs will pitch Saturday for Triple-A Toledo, in which is expected to be his final tune up while recovering from a shoulder injury, according to MLB.com.

Downs could be activated from the disabled list in time for the team's trip to Cleveland Monday. 


Darin Downs to continue rehab Wednesday


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/30/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs, who is rehabbing a shoulder injury, will make another rehab appearance with Triple-A Toledo Wednesday, MLB.com reports. 

Downs is expected to either go two innings or reaches a specific pitch count. Downs doesn't know the plan for him after that appearance. He may get another rehab outing with Toledo over the weekend. 


Darin Downs tosses perfect inning in rehab


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/28/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs (shoulder) moved his minor-league rehab assignment to Triple-A Toledo Sunday. The left-hander struck out two and pitched a perfect seventh inning for the Mud Hens. He remains hopeful of rejoining the team Wednesday against the Nationals.

Darin Downs to rehab at Triple-A


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/27/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs will rehab with Triple-A Toledo Sunday, MLive.com reports Saturday. Downs completed a rehab inning for Class A West Michigan Thursday.

Downs, coming back from a shoulder injury, felt no discomfort after his appearance. Downs hopes to return from the disabled list on Wednesday for the series final against Washington.

"But it's up to them," Downs said. "I'll do whatever they tell me to do."

Darin Downs set to return Friday


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(7/26/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs is expected to return from the disabled list before Friday's game, the Detroit News reports. Downs threw a perfect inning in his only rehab inning Thursday at Low Class A West Michigan and appears to be over the shoulder injury that has sidelined him since July 6.

Darin Downs gets rehab underway


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/26/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs (shoulder) began his minor-league rehab assignment Thursday with Class A West Michigan.

Downs struck out one and pitched a 1-2-3 inning for the Whitecaps. He has been on the 15-day disabled list since early July with tendinitis in his left rotator cuff.

Tigers set rehab assignments


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs (shoulder) will begin his rehab assignment Thursday for Class A West Michigan, MLB.com reports. Omar Infante (shin) will begin his assignment Wednesday with the same affiliate. 

Darin Downs headed for rehab assignment


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs is nearing a rehab assignment with Class A West Michigan, MLB.com reports Tuesday. Downs has been on the 15-day disabled list with tendinitis in his left rotator cuff. 

Out since early July with left rotator cuff tendinitis, Downs is making a small amount of progress. The Tigers have still not released when they expect him to return to the bullpen. 


Darin Downs making slow progress


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs (shoulder) threw a live batting practice session Monday, MLB.com reports. Out since early July with left rotator cuff tendinitis, Downs is making a small amount of progress. The Tigers have still not released when they expect him to return to the bullpen. 

Darin Downs throws another light bullpen session


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/19/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs threw a light bullpen session Wednesday and another bullpen session Friday as he continues to work his way back from left shoulder rotator cuff tendinitis.

Downs has been on the shelf since July 7 and is eligible to return as early as Tuesday.

Darin Downs goes on disabled list


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/7/2013) The Tigers placed reliever Darin Downs on the 15-day disabled list Sunday, MLB.com reports. The team recalled Evan Reed from Triple-A Toledo as the corresponding roster move. 

Downs is suffering from left shoulder rotator cuff tendinitis. He has a 5.18 ERA over 26 appearances for the Tigers. He's given up runs in eight of his last 10 outings. 


Manager impressed with Darrin Downs


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/8/2013) Tigers manager Jim Leyland has been pleased with reliever Darrin Downs' performance through the first week of the season, according to the Detroit Free Press. Downs has a 2.08 ERA and 0.46 WHIP in three outings, while totaling seven strikeouts to two walks in 4 1/3 innings.

"Downs is showing the ability to get righties out pretty good," Leyland said.

Downs hasn't allowed a hit to either a right-handed or left-handed hitter this season.


Tigers feel upbeat about Darin Downs


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/28/2013) The Tigers announced Thursday left-handed reliever Darin Downs has made the opening day roster. Downs, who posted a 3.48 ERA in 18 relief outings last season for Detroit, is 0-1 with a 0.64 ERA and 0.86 WHIP in 13 relief outings this spring. He has struck out 16 and walked just three in 14 innings.

Darin Downs impressing Jim Leyland


by Ed Gauna | CBSSports.com
(3/23/2013) Tigers reliever Darin Downs earned his first win of the Grapefruit League Saturday against the Yankees. He entered in the seventh and gave up a hit over a scoreless inning. The left-hander also struck out two in the 10-6 victory.

Downs has a 0.73 ERA through 11 appearances this spring with 13 strikeouts in 12 1/3 innings.

"He's a guy that came into camp this year and said, 'I'm just going to come in and do my job,'" manager Jim Leyland told MLB.com.