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Astros claim lefty reliever Boshers from Twins

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The Astros claimed left-hander Buddy Boshers off waivers from the Twins on Monday.

The 29-year-old had a 4.89 ERA in 38 relief appearances with Minnesota last season. Boshers held left-handed batters in check, allowing a .224 batting average and a .258 on-base percentage.

The Astros claimed left-hander Buddy Boshers off waivers from the Twins on Monday.

The 29-year-old had a 4.89 ERA in 38 relief appearances with Minnesota last season. Boshers held left-handed batters in check, allowing a .224 batting average and a .258 on-base percentage.

He spent the past two seasons with the Twins and pitched for the Angels in 2013.

With the addition of Boshers, the Astros' 40-man roster stands at 39.

Quinn Roberts is a reporter for MLB.com.

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