Astros sign Gattis to one-year deal

Includes club option for 2017

HOUSTON, TX- The Astros have agreed to a one-year contract with Evan Gattis, General Manager Jeff Luhnow announced today. The deal includes a club option for 2017. Financial terms were not disclosed. 

As a result of the deal, all of the Astros arbitration-eligible players are now signed. 

In 2015, which was his first season playing for Houston, Gattis reached career highs in home runs (27), RBI (88) and triples (11) finishing tied for third in the AL in the latter. He also appeared in a career-high 153 games, with 136 starts as the designated hitter.  


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