Yuli Gurriel

Yuli Gurriel

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Sancti Spiritus, Cuba
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • Associated Press

    Pena homers, drives in 3 to lead Astros over Rays 3-1

    Jeremy Pena hit an early two-run homer and drove in an insurance run late, lifting the Houston Astros to a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. One pitch after Jose Altuve’s leadoff bunt single, Pena belted a cutter by Rays starter Corey Kluber (10-10) over the right-field fence and into the home bullpen.

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Rays lose game to Astros, chance to play first round at home

    HOUSTON — The Rays’ long road to the postseason won’t bring them home for the opening-round Wild Card Series that starts Friday. A 3-1 loss to Houston on Sunday, combined with Toronto’s win over Boston, eliminated the possibility for Tampa Bay to finish atop the three-team American League wild-card field and host the best-of-three, one-site series. Where the Rays are headed is not yet set, ...

  • Sports Illustrated Inside The Astros

    Report: Astros Expected to Interview Mejdal if Click Isn't Brought Back

    The future is currently unknown for general manager James Click and manager Dusty Baker. Even though the Houston Astros' success has stemmed through the two who followed Jeff Luhnow and A.J. Hinch, Click and Baker could have only another month under owner Jim Crane. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic insinuated last month, if Houston doesn't win the World Series or peters out in the postseason, a change could be made at the general manager position.