Astros Top Prospect Report: 8/13 – 8/19

Astros Top Prospect Report

Here is your weekly look at how the Astros top prospects are performing. I will be using the newly updated top 30 prospects. 

1. Forrest Whitley, RHP (AA)

This Week: 2 G, 5.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 4 K

2018 Season Stats: 8 G, 3.76 ERA, 26.1 IP, 15 H, 11 ER, 12 BB, 34 K

2. Kyle Tucker, OF (MLB)

This Week: 3 G, 1-for-4, BB

2018 Season Stats: 20 G, .154 BA/.466 OPS, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI, SB

3. Yordan Alvarez, OF (AAA)

This Week: 4 G, .200 BA (3-for-15), 2 2B, RBI

2018 Season Stats: 77 G, .288 BA/.910 OPS, 17 2B, 19 HR, 64 RBI, 6 SB

4. Cionel Perez, LHP (MLB)

This Week: 1 G, 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 1 K

2018 Season Stats: 5 G, 3.86 ERA, 7.0 IP, 4 H, 3 ER, 5 BB, 7 K

5. Seth Beer, OF (A+)

This Week: 5 G, .150 BA (3-for-20), 3 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 54 G, .304 BA/.883 OPS, 13 2B, 8 HR, 25 RBI

6. J.B. Bukauskas, RHP (A+)

This Week: 1 G, 7.0 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 11 G, 2.30 ERA, 43.0 IP, 36 H, 11 ER, 14 BB, 48 K

7. Freudis Nova, SS (GCL)

This Week: 3 G, .625 BA (5-for-11), 2B, HR, 5 RBI, 2 SB

2018 Season Stats: 37 G, .310 BA/.801 OPS, 3 2B, 3B, 5 HR, 25 RBI, 8 SB

8. Corbin Martin, RHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 4.1 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 3 K

2018 Season Stats: 23 G, 2.37 ERA, 110.1 IP, 74 H, 29 ER, 31 BB, 108 K

9. Rogelio Armenteros, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 5.2 IP, 6 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 7 K

2018 Season Stats: 20 G, 3.68 ERA, 107.2 IP, 98 H, 44 ER, 40 BB, 120 K

10. Jairo Solis, RHP (A)

This Week: 7-Day DL

2018 Season Stats: 13 G, 3.55 ERA, 50.2 IP, 49 H, 20 ER, 32 BB, 51 K

11. Josh James, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 4.2 IP, 5 H, 0 ER, 3 BB, 6 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 3.13 ERA, 109.1 IP, 73 H, 38 ER, 47 BB, 166 K

12. Joe Perez, 3B (GCL)

This Week: 60-Day DL

2018 Season Stats: 4 G, .364 BA (4-for-11), 3 BB/1 SO, SB

13. Myles Straw, OF (AAA)

This Week:  6 G, .280 BA (7-for-25), 2 2B, RBI, 5 SB

2018 Season Stats: 120 G, .293 BA/.733 OPS, 15 2B, 5 3B, HR, 25 RBI, 63 SB

14. Cristian Javier, RHP (A+)

This Week: 1 G, 3.0 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 2.50 ERA, 100.2 IP, 62 H, 28 ER, 42 BB, 129 K

15. Riley Ferrell, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 3 G, 3.0 IP, 2 H, 4 ER, 4 BB, 2 K

2018 Season Stats: 38 G, 4.70 ERA, 44.0 IP, 41 H, 23 ER, 32 BB, 54 K

16. Garrett Stubbs, C (AAA)

This Week: 4 G, .235 BA (4-for-17), RBI

2018 Season Stats: 77 G, .310 BA/.835 OPS, 17 2B, 6 3B, 4 HR, 31 RBI, 6 SB

17. J.J. Matijevic, OF (A+)

This Week: 5 G, .167 BA (3-for-18), 2 2B, RBI

2018 Season Stats: 88 G, .269 BA/.867 OPS, 21 2B, 4 3B, 18 HR, 48 RBI, 13 SB

18. Jayson Schroeder, RHP (GCL)

This Week: 1 G, 3.0 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 1 K

2018 Season Stats: 6 G, 1.20 ERA, 15.0 IP, 10 H, 2 ER, 8 BB, 14 K

19. Abraham Toro, 3B (AA)

This Week: 5 G, .368 BA (7-for-19), 2 2B, 3 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 120 G, .249 BA/.793 OPS, 30 2B, 3 3B, 16 HR, 75 RBI, 7 SB

20. Framber Valdez, LHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 5.2 IP, 5 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, 6 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 4.11 ERA, 103.0 IP, 100 H, 47 ER, 32 BB, 129 K

21. Josh Rojas, 3B/SS (AA)

This Week: 4 G, .133 BA (2-for-15), 3B, 2 RBI, SB

2018 Season Stats: 117 G, .260 BA/.764 OPS, 32 2B, 6 2B, 7 HR, 49 RBI, 36 SB

22. Tyler Ivey, RHP (A+)

This Week: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 3.00 ERA, 102.0 IP, 78 H, 34 ER, 26 BB, 126 K

23. Ronnie Dawson, OF (AA)

This Week: 5 G, .143 BA (3-for-21)

2018 Season Stats: 106 G, .252 BA/.744 OPS, 21 2B, 13 HR, 53 RBI, 30 SB

24. Brandon Bielak, RHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 23 G, 2.12 ERA, 106.0 IP, 88 H, 25 ER, 36 BB, 117 K

25. Dean Deetz, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 3 G, 5.2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 3 BB, 7 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 0.85 ERA, 31.2 IP, 21 H, 3 ER, 18 BB, 53 K

26. Jonathan Arauz, SS (A+)

This Week: 5 G, .125 BA (2-for-16), 2B, RBI

2018 Season Stats: 115 G, .235 BA/.688 OPS, 21 2B, 8 3B, 7 HR, 45 RBI, 8 SB

27. Brett Adcock, LHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 3.0 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 2.73 ERA, 92.1 IP, 51 H, 28 ER, 49 BB, 88 K

28. Trent Thornton, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 6.0 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 3.96 ERA, 113.2 IP, 100 H, 50 ER, 27 BB, 110 K

29. Brandon Bailey, RHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 7 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 3 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 2.71 ERA, 106.1 IP, 81 H, 32 ER, 46 BB, 122 K

30. Alex McKenna, OF (A)

This Week: 1 G, .000 (0-for-4)

2018 Season Stats: 33 G, .317 BA/.928 OPS, 7 2B, 5 HR, 21 RBI, 6 SB

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