Houston Astros, Carlos Correa Reach Verbal Agreement on Contract

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

The Houston Astros surprised a lot of experts by selecting prep shortstop Carlos Correa with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft on Monday. Now, in even more shocking news, the two parties have reached an agreement on a contract. According to MLB.com's Brian McTaggart, Astros ...

Houston Astros Make SS Correa MLB’s No. 1 Pick

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

The Houston Astros decided they weren't going to pass on a talented shortstop with the top pick in the draft this time around. Houston took Puerto Rican (or in the words of Bud Selig, Porto Rican) shortstop Carlos Correa with the No. 1 draft pick on Monday night, apparently attempting to ...