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Position: P      Born: Aug 19, 1966      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

A Houston native, Gregory Scott Williams had long wanted to pitch for his hometown team but it didn't happen until Williams was 40 years old. Although signed to a two-year contract, his 2007 season and disappointing spring the next year caused the Astros to eat the second year of his deal.