Height, weight: 6-8, 220 pounds
Age: 24 (born May 22, 1988 in Encinitas, Calif.)
College: Arizona (2006-09)
Drafted: 44th overall in 2009 by Detroit, then traded on draft night to Houston.
Tuesday's deal: The Wolves gave up the 18th overall pick in Thursday night's draft for Budinger and prospect Lior Eliyahu, who plays in Israel.
With Houston: Three seasons, 210 games, 21.5 minutes per game, .435 field-goal percentage, .363 three-point percentage, .810 free-throw percentage, 3.4 rebounds per game, 9.4 points per game.
Wolf hunter: Budinger scored a career-high 35 points against the Wolves in the 2010-11 season finale at Target Center.
Contract: One year remaining, will earn $942,000 this season.
|Chicago WSox - LP: Z. Duke||1||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: J. Soria||2|
|San Diego - WP: J. Shields||5||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: B. Schlitter||4|
|Philadelphia - LP: S. O Sullivan||2||FINAL|
|Washington - WP: M. Scherzer||7|
|Milwaukee - LP: J. Nelson||3||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - WP: V. Worley||6|
|Atlanta - WP: C. Martin||8||FINAL|
|Toronto - LP: B. Cecil||7|
|Miami - LP: B. Hand||1||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: B. Colon||4|
|Baltimore - LP: B. Matusz||2||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: K. Uehara||3|
|NY Yankees - WP: D. Betances||5||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: K. Jepsen||4|
|LA Angels - WP: C. Ramos||6||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: C. Qualls||3|
|Cleveland - LP: B. Shaw||2||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: B. Boyer||3|
|Oakland - LP: D. Otero||4||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: W. Davis||6|
|Cincinnati - LP: J. Cueto||1||FINAL|
|St. Louis - WP: M. Wacha||6|
|Colorado - LP: K. Kendrick||3||FINAL|
|Los Angeles - WP: C. Kershaw||7|
|Texas - WP: Y. Gallardo||3||FINAL|
|Seattle - LP: J. Happ||1|
|Arizona - WP: J. Collmenter||9||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: J. Peavy||0|
|Red Bull New York||2|