not make the squad. The main reason is that he is right out of high school
and still green. He has great tools and if he stays injury free, will
probably be a good pitcher some day.
He will probably start the year at a full season single-A minor league.
(i.e. either Oscela (sp?) of the Florida State League or Asheville of
the South Atlantic League).
Baseball America rated him the Astro's #9 prospect.