MLB: Zack Greinke wants to keep playing but would not return to the Astros

The Houston Astros face a difficult offseason with so many free agents who most likely won’t sign with the team, how they are pitcher Justin Verlander and shortstop Carlos Correa. However, they could lose another of their players in the market, with veteran pitcher Zack Greinke also in this situation and not with much desire to remain in Astros.

According to information from Bob Nightengale of USA Today, Greinke will not re-sign with the Houston Astros with the intention of continuing to play in the majors at age 38, with the reporter mentioning that the pitcher wants to sign with a team from the Houston Astros. National League, despite the fact that the universal designated will arrive at the Old Circuit most likely for the following season 2022.

Greinke came to the Astros on the final 2019 trade date, where he spent the last two and a half years of the contract he signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks for the 2016 season for 6 years and $ 205 million.

He pitched 52 games with the Astros, going 22-10 with a 3.89 ERA in 300.2 innings worked for the Houston team.

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I started as a rookie on Al Bat in early 2018 and I am going into my third season covering Major League Baseball as a web reporter. I am a fan of the San Francisco Giants, a number one defender of Barry Bonds and a critic of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Fernando Tatis Jr., Juan Soto and Ronald Acuña are the future of baseball, Mike Trout is overrated, and the Astros deserved to be taken away from the World Series for cheating. Besides baseball, I also enjoy soccer, football, basketball, and just about any other game that includes a ball or a ball. I am also an amateur musician, penniless gamer and very nerdy. Graduated in journalism from the University of Guadalajara, I graduated in 2017. Born in the shrimp capital of the world, Escuinapa, Sinaloa. I lived in Australia for a while; i survived giant spiders, tasmanian devils and fought a kangaroo and didn’t die trying.

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MLB: Zack Greinke wants to keep playing but would not return to the Astros