Blake Taylor

Blake Taylor

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/220 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Date of birth: Orange, California
University: None
Draft: 2013 2nd round by the
  • Associated Press

    Houston's Baker back after missing 5 games with COVID-19

    Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker returned Thursday for the finale of a series against the Texas Rangers following a five-game absence after testing positive for COVID-19. The 73-year-old Baker said he never felt bad and had only mild symptoms that he attributed to seasonal allergies before testing positive.

  • The Guardian

    The extraordinary Justin Verlander is 39 … and the best pitcher in baseball

    The Houston Astros ace is approaching his fifth decade and barely played in the last two seasons. But he has returned to dominate opposing batters

  • Associated Press

    Diaz hits slam, Astros tag Pérez, rally past Rangers 7-5

    Aledmys Díaz hit a grand slam as the Houston Astros roughed up Martín Pérez and rallied past the Texas Rangers 7-5 Tuesday night. Pérez (9-3) tied a season high by allowing seven runs in five-plus innings to snap a nine-game winning streak, the longest active string in the majors and the best of his career. The Astros snapped a two-game skid playing without manager Dusty Baker who remained out after testing positive for COVID-19 Thursday.