Tuesday provided some good news for a select group of Astros prospects. Via a press release, the Astros announced this morning that 17 players have been invited to spring training as non-roster players.
The group includes top prospects like right-hander Mark Appel, third baseman Colin Moran and shortstop Carlos
Seven of the Astros top 10 prospects, per MLB.com, will be in attendance at Major League Spring Training, including Correa (No. 1),
With Houston's 17 non-roster invitees scheduled to attend camp, the overall Spring Training roster total is at 56 players (25 pitchers, 31 position players). The 40-man roster is currently at 39. The report dates for Spring Training are Feb. 20 for pitchers and catchers and Feb. 24 for position players.
What do you think? Surprised by any names on the list? Expecting any additions in the next month?