Mlb Draft 2012: Carlos Correa Taken By Houston Astros With No. 1 Pick

SECAUCUS, N.J. -- The Houston Astros selected 17-year-old shortstop Carlos Correa with the No. 1 pick in the baseball draft Monday night, making him the highest selection ever to come from Puerto Rico.Correa has an incredibly strong arm and terrific instincts defensively, and the Astros might have found a big-time bat for the middle of their lineup.

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ASK NEWS:
  • AL Series: Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins, August 11-13, 2014 - Austin American Statesman
    ... like the teams in 1984 NBA draft. Houston selected Carlos Correa first overall and the Twins selected Byron Buxton second in the 2012 MLB draft.
    08/11/2014 - 7:57 am | View Link
  • Game 119 Preview: Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins - Journal-News
    ... like the teams in 1984 NBA draft. Houston selected Carlos Correa first overall and the Twins selected Byron Buxton second in the 2012 MLB draft.
    08/11/2014 - 7:49 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Astros Fail To Sign 1st Pick In MLB Draft
    The Astros failed to sign the first pick in this year's draft, high school left-hander Brady Aiken. The MLBPA is working with him and his advisors to explore "all legal options."
    07/19/2014 - 6:02 pm | View Link
  • No. 1 draft pick shuns MLB
    The Houston Astros failed to sign the first pick in this year's draft, San Diego high school left-hander Brady Aiken, before Friday's deadline. The head of the players association says the union is working with the pitcher and his advisers to explore ''all legal options.''
    07/19/2014 - 1:34 pm | View Link
  • Astros fail to sign first pick in MLB draft
    The Houston Astros failed to sign the first pick in this year's draft, San Diego high school left-hander Brady Aiken, before Friday's deadline. The head of the players' association says the union is working with the pitcher and his advisers to explore "all legal options." Aiken originally was offered a deal with a $6.5 million signing bonus by the Astros, a person familiar with the negotiations ...
    07/18/2014 - 10:31 pm | View Link
  • Astros fail to sign first pick in MLB draft; union looking at 'legal options'
    The Houston Astros failed to sign the first pick in this year’s draft, San Diego high school left-hander Brady Aiken, before Friday’s deadline.
    07/18/2014 - 8:40 pm | View Link
  • Astros fail to sign first pick in MLB draft, pitcher Aiken
    Go to TSN.ca for details. #TSN
    07/18/2014 - 8:13 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Astros make Carlos Correa top pick
    SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Carlos Correa was all smiles when he heard his name announced, knowing he had made hometown history at the baseball draft. The Houston Astros selected the 17-year-old slugging shortstop with the No. 1 pick Monday night, making him the ...
    06/5/2012 - 11:08 am | View Link
  • MLB draft starts with Carlos Correa going No. 1 to Astros
    SECAUCUS, N.J. — Carlos Correa reached into his pocket as he strolled to ... The 17-year-old slugging shortstop had just made hometown history at the baseball draft, and the Houston Astros hope it’s only the start of many big moments for the first ...
    06/5/2012 - 3:53 am | View Link
  • MLB Draft: Astros take SS Carlos Correa first
    (AP) SECAUCUS, N.J. - Carlos Correa was all smiles when he heard his name announced, knowing he had made hometown history at the baseball draft. The Houston Astros selected the 17-year-old slugging shortstop with the No. 1 pick Monday night, making him the ...
    06/5/2012 - 3:13 am | View Link
  • 2012 MLB Draft results: Astros take Carlos Correa No. 1, first round results
    Surprise, surprise. The Houston Astros had the number one selection overall in the 2012 MLB draft and shocked many experts by taking shortstop Carlos Correa from Puerto Rico. Correa is just 17 years old, but the Astros obviously think highly of the youngster.
    06/5/2012 - 12:54 am | View Link
  • Houston Astros take Carlos Correa with No. 1 MLB draft pick
    SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) -- Carlos Correa was all smiles when he heard his name announced, knowing he had made hometown history at the baseball draft. The Houston Astros selected the 17-year-old slugging shortstop with the No. 1 pick Monday night, making him ...
    06/4/2012 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Carlos Correa Stats, Video Highlights, Photos, Bio | MLB ...
    The latest Carlos Correa Stats, Video Highlights, News and more from MLB.com
    08/22/2014 - 11:44 am | View Website
  • Carlos Correa Fantasy Stats | RotoWire Fantasy Baseball
    Carlos Correa Contract Information: Agreed to a contract with the Astros in June of 2012 including a $4.8 million signing bonus.
    08/22/2014 - 10:04 am | View Website
  • College Draft | Baseball America
    College Draft, MLB Draft, June Draft. See more draft news from Baseball America.
    08/22/2014 - 8:02 am | View Website
  • Carlos Correa
    Carlos Correa 2014 player profile, game log, season stats, career stats, recent news If you play fantasy sports, get breaking news and immerse yourself in the ...
    08/22/2014 - 7:19 am | View Website
  • Houston Astros MLB First Round Draft Picks
    Check out the Houston Astros First Round Draft Picks, spanning all the way back to 1965, only on ESPN.COM's MLB Draft History page.
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