Joe Musgrove inked a heartfelt, handwritten note thanking the Astros organization and fans
The Astros acquired
Musgrove posted a picture of the note on his Twitter account that had an updated "@ItsbuccnJoe59" handle:
Thanks for the memories H-Town. Waddup Steel City! pic.twitter.com/upXWFVTuUJ— Joe Musgrove (@ItsbuccnJoe59) January 14, 2018
"From top to bottom, this organization treated my family and I with the highest level of respect," he wrote … "The Houston Strong will always have a special place in my heart."
Musgrove adds he is excited to meet his new teammates this spring and use his experience to help the Pirates "build something special."
A very classy move, Joe.
Jessica Kleinschmidt is an associate editorial producer for Cut4 (oh that sounds fancy). She has covered baseball for half a decade.