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Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Astros Drafts in Review- 2007

Tomorrow the draft begins at 1 p.m. central time.
Farmstros will make every effort to post Thursday night with a little information about whatever picks the Astros have made by 8 p.m. central time.
ESPN2 is scheduled to cover the first round and the supplemental round(A total of 46 picks). The 50-round draft runs through Friday. As Ed Wade and the Astros make final preparations to select the class of 2008, it's time for a final look at drafts of the past:

2007 Draftees

at Salem
Travis Sweet, OF
Kevin Carkeek, C
Jason Dominguez, RHP

at Lexington
Collin DeLome, OF
Russell Dixon, OF
Matthew Cusick, 2B(South Atlantic League All-Star)
Craig Corrado, 3B
Jonathan Fixler, C
Brett Robinson, RHP
Jacob Leonhardt, RHP
Jordan Powell, RHP
Cat Everett, SS
Luis Pardo, RHP

Several draft picks from last season and 2006 are still in Florida preparing for short season baseball. I'll note them when the short season rosters are posted.

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