Astros Hire New Pitching Coach Brent Strom
Last week Houston moved pitching coach Doug Brocal into a different role in the organization and now Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports that the Astros have hired Brent Strom as their new pitching coach.
Strom was previously the Royals? pitching coach in 2000 and 2001, but most recently he?s been a minor league pitching instructor for the Cardinals ? for whom Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow previously worked.
Source: Aaron Gleeman, NBC Sports