Team Logo. The Salem Avalanche were a team in the Carolina League. They were the High-A affiliate of the Houston Astros. In 2009 they changed their name to the Salem Red Sox. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Salem_Avalanche?oldid=9998" Categories: Former CarL Teams Teams in Virginia Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.