Report: Strom named Astros pitching coach

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchange
October 7, 2013


The Houston Astros named Brent Strom as their new pitching coach, MLB.com reported Monday.
Strom replaces Doug Brocal, who was moved to a different role within the organization.
Strom, 64, was a minor-league pitching instructor in the St. Louis Cardinals organization. Before that he was the Kansas City Royals' pitching coach in 2000 and 2001.