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2/10/2014 6:55 P.M. ET

Astros statement regarding Jarred Cosart

HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros have issued the following statement regarding Jarred Cosart:

"We do not condone the language used on Twitter today by Jarred. It is unacceptable from anyone in our organization. We've spoken to Jarred about this matter, and he is extremely remorseful. He realizes his mistake and has apologized."

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