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Josh Zeid | Relief Pitcher

Team: St Louis Cardinals
Age / DOB:  (30) / 3/24/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 235
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Cardinals signed RHP Josh Zeid to a minor league contract.
Zeid had trouble attracting interest after putting up middling numbers in the minors the last two seasons, but an impressive showing for Israel in the World Baseball Classic might have piqued the Cardinals' interest. Slated to turn 30 on Friday, Zeid hasn't pitched in the majors since 2014 and will surely begin 2017 at Triple-A Memphis. Mar 21 - 4:36 PM

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Angels signed RHP Josh Zeid to a minor league contract.

Zeid, who will turn 29 next month, didn't pitch last season because of injury. He holds a 5.21 ERA over 48 1/3 major league frames.
Fri, Feb 12, 2016 04:30:00 PM

Tigers sent RHP Josh Zeid outright to Triple-A Toledo.

The move clears a 40-man roster spot for one of the Tigers' September callups. Zeid, 28, owns a 5.21 ERA, 1.55 WHIP, and 42/19 K/BB ratio in 48 1/3 major league frames.
Thu, Sep 3, 2015 12:54:00 PM

Tigers optioned RHP Josh Zeid to Triple-A Toledo; reassigned RHP Alberto Cabrera to minor league camp.

Zeid really struggled in Grapefruit League action, giving up six runs on 12 hits and six walks over 7 2/3 frames. The Tigers claimed him off waivers from the Astros over the winter, but he's ticketed for the minors to begin 2015.
Tue, Mar 24, 2015 03:26:00 PM

Tigers claimed RHP Josh Zeid off waivers from the Astros.

Zeid posted an ugly 6.97 ERA and 1.79 WHIP in 20 2/3 innings of relief this past season for Houston. The 27-year-old right-hander will try to win a spot in the Tigers' Opening Day bullpen next spring in camp.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 03:15:00 PM

Astros activated RHP Josh Zeid from the 60-day disabled list.

Zeid underwent season-ending surgery in July to repair bilateral sesamoiditis in his left foot. The 27-year-old recently had the same surgery on his right foot, so his status is a question mark going into 2015.
Mon, Nov 3, 2014 05:16:00 PM

Josh Zeid is set to undergo surgery to repair bilateral sesamoiditis his right foot on Monday.

Zeid had the same surgical procedure done on his left foot in late July. This will put his availability for spring training in question for 2015, which could impact his chances of cracking the Opening Day bullpen.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 08:18:00 PM

Astros transferred RHP Josh Zeid from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

The move clears space on the 40-man roster for Samuel Deduno. Zeid is out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair bilateral sesamoiditis in his left foot.
Sun, Aug 31, 2014 08:53:00 AM

Josh Zeid will undergo season-ending surgery to repair bilateral sesamoiditis in his left foot.

Zeid, 27, put up a 6.97 ERA over 23 relief appearances with the big club this season. He should be fine by the time spring training rolls around.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 01:41:00 PM

Josh Zeid (foot) will undergo an MRI on Monday.

Zeid was placed on the disabled list Saturday with what's being called bilateral sesamoiditis in his left foot, but the Astros want to get a better look at the injury. Consider him out indefinitely for now.
Sun, Jul 27, 2014 11:48:00 AM

Astros placed RHP Josh Zeid on the disabled list Saturday due to a left foot injury.

The official diagnosis is bilateral sesamoiditis, a painful inflammation of the sesamoid bones. Zeid owns an ugly 6.97 ERA and a 1.79 WHIP in 20 2/3 innings of relief this season for the Astros. It's not clear how long he will be sidelined.
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 11:24:00 PM

Astros recalled RHP Josh Zeid from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Zeid has allowed three runs over seven relief innings across a couple stints with the big club this season. He'll work in middle relief.
Fri, Jun 13, 2014 10:27:00 AM

Astros optioned RHP Josh Zeid to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Zeid has allowed three runs over seven relief innings across a couple stints with the big club this season. He'll get another shot later this summer.
Fri, May 23, 2014 02:32:00 PM

Astros recalled RHP Josh Zeid from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Zeid allowed two runs over three innings in a short stint with the big club last month. He'll operate in middle relief.
Wed, May 7, 2014 02:38:00 PM

Astros optioned RHP Josh Zeid to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Zeid was only up for a couple days while Matt Albers was on paternity leave, but he appeared in a couple games. He should be back up at some point again later this season.
Fri, Apr 11, 2014 03:17:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yadier Molina
2Carson Kelly
1B1Jose Martinez
2Luke Voit
2B1Kolten Wong
2Greg Garcia
3Breyvic Valera
SS1Paul DeJong
3B1Matt Carpenter
2Jedd Gyorko
LF1Tommy Pham
2Tyler O'Neill
CF1Dexter Fowler
2Harrison Bader
3Magneuris Sierra
4Oscar Mercado
RF1Stephen Piscotty
2Randal Grichuk
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Carlos Martinez
2Adam Wainwright
3Lance Lynn
4Michael Wacha
5Luke Weaver
6Miles Mikolas
7John Gant
8Alex Reyes
9Austin Gomber
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Juan Nicasio
2Tyler Lyons
3Seung Hwan Oh
4Matt Bowman
5Brett Cecil
6John Brebbia
7Zach Duke
8Sam Tuivailala
9Ryan Sherriff
10Jack Flaherty
11Sandy Alcantara
12Joshua Lucas
13Derian Gonzalez