Ed Wade nabs another relief pitcher. (Does this guy like relief pitchers or what?) Toronto Blue Jays minor league RHP Ryan Houston is claimed off waivers and accepts an assignment by the Astros.
Wade says he thinks the 28 year old reliever has the potential to be a closer if he can improve his control. His minor league stats don't look that impressive at first glance, but he does seem to have quite a groundball ratio.