|Peacock, Bedard make Astros rotation|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 28 March 2013 05:40|
Right-hander Edgar Gonzalez was sent to Triple-A Oklahoma City, bringing the Astros' roster to 25 players three days before Sunday night's opener against the Texas Rangers.
Peacock, acquired in a February trade from Oakland, will start against the Athletics on April 5, the Astros' fourth game. Bedard, a veteran left-hander signed as a free agent in January, will pitch the following game against Oakland.
Bud Norris, Lucas Harrell and Philip Humber will pitch the Astros' first three games against Texas.