Astros Sign Livan Hernandez To Minor League Deal

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0  Updated at 6:11 pm, January 31st, 2012 By: EastIdahoNews.com
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Patrick Smith/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros and right-handed pitcher Livan Hernandez have agreed to a minor-league contract with an invite to spring training.

The 36-year-old Hernandez pitched for the Washington Nationals last season, going 8-13 with a 4.47 ERA in 29 starts.

The two-time All-Star is a former World Series MVP who helped the Florida Marlins win a championship in 1997.

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