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Astros introduce newest addition Doug Fister

Doug Fister puts on an Astros uniform for the first time.

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The Houston Astros quietly dropped a bombshell Thursday morning as the team was first to announce that Houston had signed right-handed pitcher Doug Fister. Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow and Doug Fister didn't wait long to face the media holding a press conference at 2 p.m. local time.

Fister put on an Astros uniform for the first time:

Luhnow talked about the decision to bring Fister into the fold:

Fister talked about why he came to Houston and what he wants to do this season:

Astros manager A.J. Hinch talked about the Fister acquisition: