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In 43 relief appearances with the Astros this season, Qualls is 1-4 with a 4.10 ERA, 1.02 WHIP and a 32:8 K:BB ratio over 37.1 innings. He has four saves and 10 holds thus far.
Qualls (neck) was reinstated from the 15-day DL on Friday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Qualls (neck) will make another rehab appearance Thursday and could join the Astros in Tampa this weekend, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
Qualls (neck) will join Double-A Corpus Christi on Tuesday for a minor league rehab stint that should last at least two outings, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Qualls (neck) will begin a rehab assignment at Double-A Corpus Christi at some point this week, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart reports.
Qualls struck out a batter during a scoreless inning of relief Tuesday against Oakland to pick up his fifth hold of the season.
Qualls, who stepped into the closer role Thursday in the absence of Luke Gregerson (personal), earned his fourth save of the season against Toronto.
Qualls will likely step into the closer role temporarily with Luke Gregerson being placed on the Family Medical Emergency List.
Qualls gave up a run during the ninth inning of a tie game against the Rangers on Monday night and took his second loss of the season.
Qualls, who earned a one-out save in his last relief appearance Friday night, retired two batters on five pitches Monday against San Diego to pick up his third hold of the season.
Qualls got a one-out save Friday night, retiring Brett Lawrie on a long fly ball to center field in the 11th inning.
Qualls pitched a perfect ninth Tuesday against Seattle to earn his first save of the season.