Friday, May 30, 2014

Happy Birthday - 5/30

Happy Birthday to ~

OF Brett Phillips (20)
Drafted in the sixth round in 2012 out of Seminole High School in Florida, Phillips has made a splash in Quad Cities this season. Through 49 games, he is hitting .307/.377/.480 with eight doubles, seven triples, three home runs and six outfield assists.

One former Astro celebrates today as well ~

RHP Mike "Buffie" LaCoss (58)
A third round draft pick by the Reds in 1974, LaCoss was a waiver claim by the Astros in April 1982. He pitched in 118 games (43 starts) for Houston from 1982 to 1984. He had an 18-18 record with a 3.83 ERA and a 1.418 WHIP. LaCoss was an All Star for Cincinnati in 1979.

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