Samuel Deduno will make his first start for the Astros on Saturday against the Mets.
Astros claimed RHP Samuel Deduno off waivers from the Twins.
Samuel Deduno is likely to return to the Twins' starting rotation next week.
Samuel Deduno has been moved to the bullpen.
Samuel Deduno was hammered for seven earned runs in 2 2/3 innings Saturday in a loss to the Tigers.
Samuel Deduno allowed five runs over three innings of work in a loss to the Astros on Sunday.
Samuel Deduno allowed two runs on six hits over five innings to pick up his second win of the season against the Brewers on Tuesday.
Samuel Deduno gave up four runs in 5 1/3 innings Thursday in a no-decision against the Rangers.
Samuel Deduno lost despite allowing just two runs in 5 2/3 innings versus the Giants on Saturday.
Samuel Deduno held the Tigers to three runs over six innings in Sunday's 4-3 victory.
Samuel Deduno fell to 0-2 with Tuesday's start against the Indians in which he allowed four runs (three earned) in five innings of work.
Samuel Deduno will start on Tuesday in Cleveland.
Twins manager Ron Gardenhire indicated Thursday that Samuel Deduno could slide into the rotation in Mike Pelfrey's place.
Samuel Deduno struck out five in two perfect innings out of the pen Friday against the Red Sox.