Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that Alex Presley has hit outright waivers.
Astros designated OF Alex Presley for assignment.
Astros and OF Alex Presley avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1 million contract.
Alex Presley went 3-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored in a win over the Mariners Sunday.
Alex Presley returned to action on Friday, going 0-for-1 in a victory over the Athletics.
Alex Presley (oblique) said he may be available as a pinch hitter for Wednesday's game against the Angels.
Alex Presley (oblique) will take batting practice on Friday.
Alex Presley (oblique) is being evaluated on a day-to-day basis.
Alex Presley had a setback with his oblique injury Saturday and will be shut down 7-10 days.
Alex Presley (oblique) was scratched from his first minor league rehab game with Class A Tri-City on Tuesday due to discomfort.
Alex Presley (oblique) will begin a minor league rehab assignment Tuesday with Class A Tri-City.
Alex Presley (oblique) is scheduled to take batting practice on the field before Saturday's game.
Alex Presley (oblique) took batting practice in an indoor cage on Thursday and felt good.
Alex Presley (oblique) is hoping to take batting practice on Wednesday.