Born: Nov 6, 1983
A native of Maryland, Maxwell was claimed by the Astros after three seasons with the Nationals. Justin led the Astros with 18 homers in 2012 despite a .229 batting average.
Batting G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG SLG OBA OPS 2012 124 315 46 72 13 3 18 53 32 114 9 4 .229 .460 .304 .764
Astros Trades & Transactions
Apr 8, 2012 - Claimed Justin Maxwell (OF) from NY-A on waivers
This Date in Astros History
Aug 4, 2012 - Justin Maxwell slams two homers for all of Houston's runs while Lucas Harrell handcuffs the Braves for his ninth win in a 3-2 triumph, just the Astros' fourth win in their past 33 games and their 11th road victory all season.
Sep 7, 2012 - Rookie Matt Dominguez stuns the Reds and closer Aroldis Chapman with a three-run homer in the ninth to give the lowly Astros a 5-3 shocker at Cincinnati. Justin Maxwell drilled a two-run homer in the first for Houston's other two runs.