Matt Albers - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Jun 5, 2001:Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 23rd round of the 2001 amateur draft. Player signed May 31, 2002.
Dec 12, 2007:Traded by the Houston Astros with Mike Costanzo, Troy Patton, Dennis Sarfate and Luke Scott to the Baltimore Orioles for Miguel Tejada.
Dec 17, 2013:Signed as a Free Agent with the Houston Astros.
Oct 9, 2014:Granted Free Agency.

This Date in Astros History

Jan 20, 1983:Matt Albers is born in Houston, TX. The righthanded prospect compiles a 4-13 record playing for his hometown team over parts of two seasons (2006,2007) before being dealt to Baltimore.
Dec 12, 2007:Houston deals five players to Baltimore for shortstop Miguel Tejada, a former American League M.V.P. The Astros send outfielder Luke Scott and minor leaguer Mike Constanzo to the Orioles along with pitchers Troy Patton, Matt Albers and Dennis Sarfate. In a related move, Houston waives veteran shortstop Adam Everett.