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Josh Reddick | Outfielder | #22

Team: Houston Astros
Age / DOB:  (30) / 2/19/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 195
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Middle Georgia JC
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 17 (0) / BOS
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Josh Reddick is starting in right field and batting eighth for the Astros in Game 6 of the World Series on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium.
Reddick will drop down a couple spots with the Dodgers throwing veteran left-hander Rich Hill. Here is the full lineup for Houston: George Springer CF, Alex Bregman 3B, Jose Altuve 2B, Carlos Correa SS, Yulieski Gurriel 1B, Brian McCann C, Marwin Gonzalez LF, Josh Reddick RF, Justin Verlander SP. Oct 31 - 4:12 PM

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Josh Reddick went 2-for-4 and scored a pair of runs in a Game 3 win over the Dodgers on Friday.

He doubled to left field and scored in the Astros' four-run second inning outburst. In the fifth frame he singled to center then scored when pitcher Tony Watson made a throwing error on a comebacker off the bat of Evan Gattis. Reddick went 1-for-25 with a single in the ALCS against the Yankees but has come alive in the World Series. He is now 4-for-11 through three games against the Dodgers.
Oct 28 - 12:50 AM

Josh Reddick reached three times against Chris Sale in Thursday's win over the Red Sox.

Not bad for a guy who almost certainly would have been on the bench if Jake Marisnick hadn't gone down last month. The Astros still could have started Cameron Maybin over him against the tough lefty today, but they're glad they didn't.
Oct 5 - 7:49 PM

Josh Reddick (back) will start in right field and bat sixth in Game 1 of the ALDS on Thursday against the Red Sox.

Reddick missed the final week of the regular season with a back injury, but he has been cleared to return to action for the ALDS opener versus Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale. The full lineup for Houston: George Springer CF, Alex Bregman 3B, Jose Altuve 2B, Carlos Correa SS, Evan Gattis DH, Josh Reddick RF, Yulieski Gurriel 1B, Marwin Gonzalez LF, Brian McCann C. Justin Verlander is on the mound.
Oct 5 - 12:03 PM

Josh Reddick (back) says he's "ready to go" for Game 1 of the ALDS on Thursday against the Red Sox.

Reddick didn't play in the final week of the regular season because of a back injury, but it sounds like the rest did him well. He might come off the bench in Game 1 with the Red Sox throwing left-hander Chris Sale, but there's also a chance he could start in right field.
Oct 4 - 6:07 PM

Josh Reddick (back) is expected to be ready for the American League Division Series.

Reddick missed the final week of the regular season due to a back injury, but he participated in a team workout Tuesday and will do the same on Wednesday. The left-handed-hitting outfielder probably won't start ALDS Game 1 against Red Sox lefty Chris Sale, allowing him a little extra time to heal. But he should be in there for Game 2.
Oct 3 - 9:59 PM

The Astros hope Josh Reddick (back) will be able to go through the team's workout on Tuesday.

Reddick hasn't played in a week due to a back injury, and it sounds like it's not a given that he'll be healthy enough for Game 1 of the ALDS against the Red Sox on Thursday. His first season in Houston has been a good one, as he batted .314/.363/.484 with 13 home runs.
Oct 1 - 2:05 PM

Josh Reddick (back) remains out of the Astros' starting lineup on Saturday.

Reddick continues to be available as a bat off of the bench, but probably wasn't going to start anyways against left-hander Drew Pomeranz. There's a chance he'll be back in there for Sunday's regular season finale.
Sep 30 - 10:23 AM

Josh Reddick is sitting again Thursday because of back soreness.

He could be available off the bench tonight, but he said he woke up with soreness today after the long flight to Boston. He hopes to play Friday.
Sep 28 - 4:35 PM

Josh Reddick is out of the Astros' starting lineup Wednesday afternoon against the Rangers.

Reddick recently missed time with a back injury and the American League West champions want to be sure he's fully rested and ready for the ALDS. George Springer is in right field and Tony Kemp is in center on Wednesday versus Texas.
Sep 27 - 11:24 AM

Josh Reddick (back) returned to the Astros' lineup on Sunday.

Reddick was pulled from Friday's game with minor back soreness and sat out on Sturday as a precautionary measure. The veteran outfielder has been terrific this season, slashing .317/.366/.488 with 13 homers and 82 RBI.
Sep 24 - 4:37 PM

Josh Reddick (back) was held out of the Astros lineup on Saturday.

Reddick left Friday's game with back soreness, so he'll get an extra day to rest as a precautionary measure. Derek Fisher is starting in his place in right field and batting seventh.
Sep 23 - 10:43 AM

Josh Reddick was lifted from Friday's game against the Angels with back soreness.

Manager A.J. Hinch said afterwards that he didn't think the injury was anything to be concerned about. The Astros are likely to play it safe and give him a day to rest on Saturday, but don't expect him to miss significant time here.
Sep 23 - 12:39 AM

Josh Reddick went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored as the Astros dispatched of the Angels on Thursday.

Reddick led off the eighth inning with a double and came around to score on a two-run double by Marwin Gonzalez. He has been stellar at the dish this season, slashing .314/.360/.483 with 13 homers and 79 RBI in 507 plate appearances.
Sep 15 - 1:46 AM

Josh Reddick is not in the Astros lineup for the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Athletics.

He'll presumably be back in there for the nightcap. George Springer will slide over to play right field while Jake Marisnick draws a start in center. Carlos Beltran, Yulieski Gurriel and Brian McCann are also absent from the Astros lineup for Game 1.
Sep 9 - 1:14 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Brian McCann
2Evan Gattis
3Juan Centeno
4Max Stassi
1B1Yulieski Gurriel
2Tyler White
2B1Jose Altuve
SS1Carlos Correa
2Marwin Gonzalez
3B1Alex Bregman
2Colin Moran
3J.D. Davis
LF1Derek Fisher
2Cameron Maybin
3Tony Kemp
CF1George Springer
2Jake Marisnick
RF1Josh Reddick
DH1Carlos Beltran
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Dallas Keuchel
2Justin Verlander
3Lance McCullers
4Collin McHugh
5Charlie Morton
6Brad Peacock
7Brady Rodgers
8David Paulino
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Ken Giles
2Luke Gregerson
3Chris Devenski
4Will Harris
5Tyler Clippard
6Tony Sipp
7Jandel Gustave
8Francisco Liriano
9Michael Feliz
10Francis Martes
11Joe Musgrove
12Reymin Guduan
13Mike Fiers