The Houston Astros have released starting pitcher Livan Hernandez from his minor league contract, according to Zachary Levine of the Houston Chronicle.
Astros have released Livan Hernandez.—
Zachary Levine (@zacharylevine) March 30, 2012
Hernandez was 1-2 with a 5.63 ERA in five starts this spring for Houston. The 37-year-old pitcher has pitched for Washington, San Francisco, Florida, Arizona, Minnesota, Colorado and the New York Mets, winning 174 games with a 4.39 career ERA.