Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros have signed veteran pitcher Roberto Hernandez to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to the team's spring training camp.
Hernandez went a combined 8-11 with a 4.10 earned run average over 32 games (29 starts) with Philadelphia and the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2014. The right- hander was traded from the Phillies to the Dodgers in early August, but was not included on the club's postseason roster.
A 19-game winner with the Cleveland Indians in 2007, Hernandez owns a career 67-93 record with a 4.60 ERA over 248 games (206 starts) with the Indians, Tampa Bay Rays, Phillies and Dodgers.
Hernandez was selected to the American League All-Star team while with the Indians in 2010.