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Astros release Ankiel

Astros release Ankiel

May 7th, 2013 in News

HOUSTON - The Houston Astros have designated outfielders Rick Ankiel and Fernando Martinez for assignment and reinstated outfielder J.D. Martinez from the disabled list.

Ankiel hit .194 with five homers and 11 RBI, Fernando Martinez hit .182 with a homer and three RBI and Laird hit .200 with two homers and five RBI.