MLB.com's Joe Frisaro reports the Marlins are close to signing Matt Downs to a minor league contract.
Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports that the Phillies, Marlins and Rockies are showing interest in Matt Downs.
Matt Downs has elected free agency.
Astros designated INF/OF Matt Downs for assignment.
Matt Downs smashed a two-run homer in a losing effort against the Phillies on Friday night.
Astros recalled INF-OF Matt Downs from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Astros optioned INF/OF Matt Downs to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Matt Downs went 3-for-4 with a pair homers and four RBI against the Padres on Wednesday.
Matt Downs' solo home run was the extent of the scoring in Wednesday's 1-0 win over the Padres.
Matt Downs homered once and barely pulled a second foul Thursday against the Giants.
Astros recalled INF/OF Matt Downs from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Astros optioned infielder Matt Downs to Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Matt Downs hit a two-run homer in Monday's win over the Cardinals.
Matt Downs will start in right field Monday for the first in his major league career.