Darin Erstad - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Dec 27, 2007:Signed Darin Erstad (OF) as a free agent.

This Date in Astros History

Dec 27, 2007:Veteran outfielder Darin Erstad is signed to a one-year contract. The former two-time All-Star bats .252 as a reserve outfielder in his first two seasons as an Astro.
Aug 2, 2008:Mark Loretta and Hunter Pence crash into New York catcher Ramon Castro at almost the same time, scoring the tying runs in the bottom of the ninth. Geoff Blum has the single off ex-Astro Billy Wagner that brought the runs home. In the tenth, Darin Erstad's liner to left allows Lance Berkman to tag up and score the winning run in a 5-4 thriller.