Happy Birthday to ~
RHP Andrew Robinson (25)
Drafted in the 12th round in 2010 out of Georgia Tech, Robinson pitched for Lancaster exclusively out of the bullpen in 2012. In 44 appearances, he was 4-5 with a 4.33 ERA and a 1.326 WHIP. In the post-season, he had one win and one save with a 2.70 ERA and a 1.200 WHIP in three appearances.
Corpus Christi Manager Keith Bodie (57)
Bodie was manager for the Hooks in 2012 after spending three seasons as a hitting coach at Corpus Christi (2009) and Oklahoma City (2010-2011). He will manage for the Hooks again in 2013. His record as a manager is 1063-959.
One former Astro with a birthday today ~
RF Matt Mieske (45)
Originally drafted by the Padres in the 17th round in 1990, Mieske came to Houston in a June 1999 trade with the Mariners. In 116 games for the Astros in 1999 and 2000, he hit .237/.286/.384 (although he hit substantially better in 1999 than in 2000).