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03/17/09 4:55 PM ET

Astros to hold news conference

Owner McLane will be in Kissimmee for meeting Wednesday

LAKELAND, Fla. -- Astros owner Drayton McLane will be in Kissimmee, Fla., on Wednesday, the same day the Astros plan to hold "an important press conference," according to a press release, at 9:45 a.m. ET at Osceola County Stadium.

The Astros did not indicate what the news conference is about, except to confirm it has nothing to do with the pending signing of Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez.

Alyson Footer is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.