A's reinstate C Norris

Oakland, CA (Sports Network) - The Oakland Athletics reinstated catcher Derek Norris from the 15-day disabled list prior to Thursday's game against the Houston Astros.

Norris was placed on the DL on Aug. 23 with a fractured left big toe. He was batting .232 with eight home runs and 26 RBI in 84 games at the time of the injury.

09/05 16:07:12 ET