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Roy Oswalt reportedly retires

(SportsNetwork.com) - Former Houston Astros pitcher Roy Oswalt has decided to retire after 13 seasons, according to multiple reports.Oswalt broke into the majors with the Astros in 2001, racking up a 14-3 record with a 2.73 ERA. He stayed with Houston until 2010, when he was traded midseason to the Philadelphia Phillies.Oswalt then spent 2011 in Philadelphia before stints with the Rangers and Rockies to finish out his career.He accumulated a career record of 163-102 with a 3.36 ERA in 365 games (341 starts). Oswalt led the National League with 20 wins in 2004 and led the majors with a 2.98 ERA in 2006.Oswalt, a three-time All-Star, plans to join his former agent Bob Garber at RMG Baseball as VP of baseball operations....

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  1. Roy Oswalt impresses in home debut, pitches 7 strong innings as Phillies beat Dodgers 2-0

    Roy Oswalt pitched seven impressive innings in his home debut, two relievers finished off the six-hitter and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2...

  2. 'Atta boy, Roy : Oswalt dominates Mets in 3-0 victory for Philadelphia Phillies

    Roy Oswalt is getting accustomed to very little run support.The Phillies are used to winning whenever he steps on the mound.Oswalt allowed four hits in his second co...

  3. Roy Oswalt pitches 7 strong innings, Phillies beat Marlins 7-4 to split doubleheader

    Roy Oswalt pitched seven effective innings, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Florida Marlins 7-4 Monday to split their day-night doubleheader.Placido Polan...

  4. Roy Oswalt goes 7 strong innings in Phillies' 9-3 win over Giants

    Roy Oswalt pitched seven sharp innings, Placido Polanco had four hits and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 9-3 on Tuesday night.The Phillies t...

  5. Roy Oswalt to return to Phillies on Thursday

    Roy Oswalt is scheduled to return to the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday and could start Saturday.The right-hander left the team last Wednesday to be with his fami...

  6. Berkman, Oswalt to retire as Astros on April 5

    Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt will sign one- day contracts and retire as Astros on April 5.The team will celebrate the outstanding c...

  7. Oswalt , el abridor, tiene otra oportunidad contra Gigantes

    Roy Oswalt ya está en casa, listo para lanzar como abridor en un estadio donde nunca ha perdido.De vuelta en una misión conocida luego de una infructuosa participaci...

  8. Oswalt busca la reivindicación con otra salida ante los Gigantes

    El abridor Roy Oswalt logró el triunfo para los Filis de Filadelfia en el segundo partido de la serie de Campeonato de la Liga Nacional, pero en el cuarto salió como...

  9. Rockies lose to Oswalt in 1st start of the season

    Even though Roy Oswalt was in a different uniform, the Colorado Rockies had the same meager result against the right-hander on Friday night.Oswalt continued his domi...

  10. Filis 6, Gigantes 1; Labor sólida de Oswalt

    Roy Oswalt lanzó de manera dominante durante ocho entradas el domingo y Jimmy Rollins produjo cuatro carreras para conducir a los Filis de Filadelfia a una victoria ...

  11. Feldman steps in for Oswalt in opener with BoSox

    Scott Feldman steps in for Roy Oswalt this evening when the Texas Rangers begin a three-game set with the Boston Red Sox at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.Oswalt was ...

  12. Phillies land right-hander Oswalt for playoff run

    PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - The Philadelphia Phillies acquired ace Roy Oswalt from the Houston Astros on Thursday, adding another All-Star arm to their pitching staff a...

  1. Right-hander Roy Oswalt is retiring after 13 major league seasons

    Right-hander Roy Oswalt is retiring after 13 major league seasons.Oswalt's agent, Bob Garber, confirmed Oswalt's retirement Tuesday and said the pitcher would come t...

  2. Roy Oswalt Agrees to Trade to Philadelphia Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA - There's a new Roy in town -- and he's an ace, too.Three-time All-Star Roy Oswalt gave his OK to a trade from Houston to Philadelphia on Thursday, beco...

  3. Roy Oswalt shuts down A's as Rangers win 6-1

    Roy Oswalt threw one curveball clocked at 57 mph. His fastball hit 91.In vintage Oswalt style, the right-hander used his wide-ranging repertoire to baffle Oakland's ...

  4. Roy Oswalt shuts down A's as Rangers win 6-1

    Josh Reddick's home run is the one pitch Roy Oswalt wants back.Reddick might want his postgame remarks back, too.After Oswalt allowed only three Oakland hits in a 6-...

  5. Roy Oswalt wants out, asks Astros to trade him

    HOUSTON (AP) — Astros ace Roy Oswalt wants out of Houston.General manager Ed Wade said Oswalt's agent, Bob Garber, contacted owner Drayton McLane earlier this week t...

  6. 'Atta boy, Roy : Oswalt dominates Mets in 3-0 victory for Philadelphia Phillies

    Roy Oswalt considers himself a cerebral pitcher. He prides himself on taking detailed notes on hitters, studying hours of game film and putting together a comprehens...

  7. Roy Oswalt goes 6 strong, earns seventh straight win as Phillies beat Nationals 9-1

    Roy Oswalt threw six sharp innings to earn his seventh straight win, and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 9-1 on Friday night....

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