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2016 Astros MLB Draft

2016 MLB Draft: Astros Building Depth-Catcher

With the Astros catching depth lacking a true front-line catcher, here are some options that the Astros could look into in the early rounds of the draft.

2016 MLB Draft: A Look at Potential Strategies

With a new draft position, could the Astros employ a new approach or will they stick to the slot for the most part.

2016 "Very Luhnow" College Draft Prospects

We do our annual deep dive into the four-year colleges, looking for hidden gems that may fit the Astros' drafting philosophies.

The Ground Control Podcast, Ep. 25 -- Draftivus

Ryan Dunsmore, Subber10, CRPerry13, and Anthony Boyer talk the 2016 Draft.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Logan Ice, C, Oregon State University

Pair his improved hit tool with his strong defense from behind the dish, and you get a really intriguing draft prospect.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Matt Thaiss, C, Virginia

Arguably the top rated catcher available in the 2016 MLB draft.

Law's 3.0 mock draft has Astros selecting Zeuch

For the second mock a row, Law picks a college arm for the Astros.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Logan Shore, RHP, Florida

The Florida Gator Ace may not have the upside of others, but he's polished and has a chance to a very concisely solid pitcher to anchor the back end of a rotation...and soon.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Scott Moss, LHP, Florida

A pitcher from the deep confines of Florida's stable of power arms that has a lot of hidden potential, but caries a big risk.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Will Craig, 3B, Wake Forest

A successful college hitter that can do a lot things well but doesn't have a true calling card tool.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Jesus Luzardo, LHP, Florida HS

A very talented HS pitcher with a very high ceiling but has a significant injury which could allow for an interesting underslot deal.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: J.D. Busfield, RHP, LMU

Big, powerful right handed pitcher lives at the corner of Mike Elias Drive and Sig Mejdal Boulevard

Draft Profile: Cavan Biggio, 2B/3B, Notre Dame

Yes, that's right...Biggio. The junior of Craig's sons has legit talent.

Draft Profile: Braxton Garrett, LHP, AL HS

The owner of the filthiest breaking ball in the 2016 draft class, this projectable southpaw has already been linked to the Astros at 1-17.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: TJ Zeuch, RHP, Pitt

A long levered college pitcher with a little projection left and a higher ceiling than the surface suggests.

Draft Profile: Jordan Sheffield, RHP, Vanderbilt

Possibly the best right-handed pitching prospect in the draft this year, Jordan Sheffield brings a powerful trio of pitches to the table.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Zack Burdi, RHP, Louisville

One of the hardest throwing pitchers in the draft with a wide set of opinions that all rely on if he can start.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Cody Sedlock, RHP, Illinois

College arm with a potential for at least four average pitches makes him a versatile pitcher with some upside.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Joshua Lowe, 3B/RHP, GA HS

Arguably the best two-way player in the draft this year, Josh Lowe brings tons of potential to the mound and the batter's box.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Alex Kirilloff, RF, PA HS

A left-handed corner outfield prospect who is one of the marquee members of a banner draft class from the state of Pennsylvania.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Kyle Muller, LHP, TX HS

Great bodied project-able southpaw from this great state. He has put on some mass and gained some velocity which is why this smooth throwing pitcher is now in talks for the first round.

2016 MLB Draft Profile: Eric Lauer, LHP, Kent State

One of the highest floors you'll find in a left-handed pitcher in the 2016 MLB Draft

Baseball America Has Astros Selecting RHP in Latest Mock Draft

A leader in draft coverage, Baseball America links Astros to a right-handed pitcher.

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2016 Astros MLB Draft Profiles

TCB looks at the 2016 MLB draft prospects.

2016 Astros MLB Draft Profile: Mitchell Jordan, RHP, Stetson

An incredible Cape Cod League performance put Jordan, who has impressive control, on the map.


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