|Byrdak agrees to minor league deal with Astros, goes to Triple-A|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 03 April 2008 10:44|
Byrdak was released last Wednesday by the Detroit Tigers after he allowed 15 runs and 21 hits in 10 innings during spring training. The day before he was released, he pitched to five batters in the ninth inning of Detroit's 10-9 win over Houston, walking four and allowing one hit. His spring training ERA was 13.50.
Byrdak started the 2007 season with Triple-A Toledo before joining the Tigers bullpen on May 14.