Astros activate McHugh from DL

07/27/2014 10:55 AM

07/27/2014 11:23 AM

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros activated pitcher Collin McHugh from the 15-day disabled list prior to Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins.

McHugh, who had been sidelined due to a torn fingernail on his throwing hand, was due to make his 15th start of the season Sunday and his first since July 6 against the Angels.

Coming into Sunday's action, McHugh was 4-8 with a 3.28 ERA in 14 starts.

The Astros also put right-handed pitcher Josh Zeid on the 15-day DL with and injured left foot. The team optioned pitcher Brad Peacock to Oklahoma City and recalled righty Paul Clemens from the Triple-A club.

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