2016 MLB Draft schedule
2016 Astros Draft Picks
Round 1: No. 17 Pick -- Forrest Whitley, RHP, Alamo Heights High Schoo, TX
Round 2: No. 61 Pick -- Ronnie Dawson, Outfielder, Ohio State
Round 3: No. 97 Pick
Rounds 4-40: The 21st pick in each round
2016 Astros Draft Money Pool
Overall plus Five Percent Overage: $6,158,985
First Round Pick: $2,504,200
2016 MLB Draft: Houston Astros select Forrest Whitley with No. 17 pick - The Crawfish Boxes
The Astros only had to go to San Antonio to find the No. 17 pick.
2016 MLB Draft: Houston Astros select Ronnie Dawson with No. 61 pick - The Crawfish Boxes
Astros head to the big ten with their second pick of the 2016 Draft.
2016 MLB Draft: Astros Find Upside at 17 - The Crawfish Boxes
The Astros leaned toward a pitcher with some upside and have shown a tendency for that.
2016 MLB Draft: Astros Reach for Dawson - The Crawfish Boxes
A reach that may not end up being a reach at all because of skills and raw tools.
2016 MLB Draft: Astros Day One Summary - The Crawfish Boxes
The Astros have gone after some raw talent on the first day and could be a signal of comfort in the depth of the system.