Carlos Corporan is starting at catcher and batting eighth in Tuesday's game versus the Athletics.
Rangers acquired C Carlos Corporan from the Astros for RHP Akeem Bostick.
Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Rangers and Astros have agreed on a trade involving Carlos Corporan.
Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that the Rangers are emerging as the "clear favorite" to acquire Carlos Corporan.
Astros designated C Carlos Corporan for assignment.
Astros and C Carlos Corporan avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $975,000 contract.
Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Astros and Rangers have talked about a trade involving Carlos Corporan.
Carlos Corporan went 2-for-3 with an RBI in a loss to the Angels on Sunday.
Carlos Corporan hit a three-run home run in Tuesday's win over the Rangers.
Carlos Corporan belted a solo home run in Monday's loss to the Angels.
Astros activated C Carlos Corporan from the 15-day disabled list.
Carlos Corporan (concussion) will begin a rehab assignment Thursday with Double-A Corpus Christi.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Carlos Corporan (concussion) could return to the field later this week.
Carlos Corporan (concussion) has been working out for the past few days.