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Daniel Straily (SP,RP)

Houston Astros

By Dale Redman, Astros Correspondent, Mon, Jan 19th 3:54pm EST

The Chicago Cubs have traded pitcher Dan Straily and infielder Luis Valbuena to the Houston Astros in exchange for outfielder Dexter Fowler. Straily had a 6.75 ERA in eight starts with Chicago and Oakland in 2014. (Source: Chicago Tribune)

Fantasy Impact: Straily will be competing for a spot in the Astros rotation. After a down 2014, Straily will look to rebound after returning to the American League. Straily went 10-8 with a 3.96 ERA in 27 starts with Oakland in 2013.