Pearce claimed by Astros

Pearce claimed by Astros

Pearce claimed by Astros
BALTIMORE -- The Astros have claimed infielder/outfielder Steve Pearce off waivers from Baltimore.

The 29-year-old Pearce played in 28 games this year for the Orioles, hitting .254 with three homers and 14 RBIs in 71 at-bats. Pearce was flying to Houston on Saturday night and could be activated prior to Sunday's game against the Pirates.