Astros Top Prospect Report: 8/27 – 9/2

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: Did not pitch this week.

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

2. Kyle Tucker, OF (AAA)

This Week: 5 G, .438 (7-for-16), 2 2B, HR, 6 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 99 G, .332 BA/.990 OPS, 27 2B, 24 HR, 93 RBI, 20 SB

3. Yordan Alvarez, OF (AAA)

This Week: 4 G, .421 BA (8-for-19), 2 2B, 4 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 87 G, .294 BA/.902 OPS, 21 2B, 19 HR, 72 RBI, 6 SB

4. Cionel Perez, LHP (MLB)

This Week: 1 G, 1.2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 2 BB, 3 K

2018 Season Stats: 20 G, 2.08 ERA, 73.2 IP, 59 H, 17 ER, 28 BB, 89 K

5. Seth Beer, OF (A+)

This Week: 6 G, .320 BA (8-for-25), HR, 5 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 66 G, .304 BA/.873 OPS, 14 2B, 11 HR, 40 RBI

6. J.B. Bukauskas, RHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 6.0 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 8 K

2018 Season Stats: 14 G, 2.14 ERA, 59.0 IP, 42 H, 14 ER, 24 BB, 71 K

7. Freudis Nova, SS (GCL)

This Week: GCL season over.

2018 Season Stats: 41 G, .308 BA/.797 OPS, 3 2B, 3B, 6 HR, 28 RBI, 9 SB

8. Corbin Martin, RHP (AA)

This Week: 1 G, 6.0 IP, 7 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 25 G, 2.51 ERA, 122.0 IP, 88 H, 34 ER, 35 BB, 122 K

9. Rogelio Armenteros, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 4.2 IP, 4 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, 7 K

2018 Season Stats: 22 G, 3.74 ERA, 118.0 IP, 106 H, 49 ER, 48 BB, 134 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 (MLB)

This Week: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 3 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, 9 K

2018 Season Stats: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 3 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, 9 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:  4 G, .263 BA (5-for-19), 2B, 3B, RBI, 4 SB

2018 Season Stats: 130 G, .291 BA/.734 OPS, 17 2B, 6 3B, HR, 31 RBI, 69 SB

14. Cristian Javier, RHP (A+)

This Week: 2 G, 6.2 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 5 BB, 11 K

2018 Season Stats: 25 G, 2.70 ERA, 110.0 IP, 72 H, 33 ER, 50 BB, 146 K

15. Riley Ferrell, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 3 G, 4.1 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 8 K

2018 Season Stats: 43 G, 4.53 ERA, 51.2 IP, 48 H, 26 ER, 34 BB, 67 K

16. Garrett Stubbs, C (AAA)

This Week: 3 G, .500 BA (4-for-8), 2B, 5 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 83 G, .311 BA/.837 OPS, 19 2B, 6 3B, 4 HR, 38 RBI, 6 SB

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

This Week: 6 G, .290 BA (9-for-31), 2 2B, HR, 6 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 100 G, .276 BA/.878 OPS, 26 2B, 4 3B, 21 HR, 61 RBI, 13 SB

18. Jayson Schroeder, RHP (GCL)

This Week: GCL season over.

2018 Season Stats: 7 G, 1.50 ERA, 18.0 IP, 13 H, 3 ER, 9 BB, 18 K

19. Abraham Toro, 3B (AA)

This Week: 6 G, .182 BA (4-for-22), 2 2B, 2 RBI, SB

2018 Season Stats: 132 G, .246 BA/.776 OPS, 34 2B, 3 3B, 16 HR, 78 RBI, 8 SB

20. Framber Valdez, LHP (MLB)

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

2018 Season Stats: 3 G, 1.26 ERA, 14.1 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 7 BB, 10 K

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

This Week: 6 G, .238 BA (5-for-21), RBI, SB

2018 Season Stats: 129 G, .259 BA/.747 OPS, 33 2B, 6 2B, 7 HR, 53 RBI, 38 SB

22. Tyler Ivey, RHP (A+)

This Week: 2 G, 10.0 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, 9 K

2018 Season Stats: 24 G, 2.97 ERA, 112.0 IP, 86 H, 37 ER, 29 BB, 135 K

23. Ronnie Dawson, OF (AA)

This Week: 6 G, .320 BA (8-for-25), 2B, RBI, SB

2018 Season Stats: 118 G, .256 BA/.756 OPS, 23 2B, 16 HR, 63 RBI, 35 SB

24. Brandon Bielak, RHP (AA)

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

2018 Season Stats: 25 G, 2.23 ERA, 117.0 IP, 96 H, 29 ER, 39 BB, 131 K

25. Dean Deetz, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 3 G, 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 3 BB, 6 K

2018 Season Stats: 27 G, 0.89 ERA, 40.2 IP, 27 H, 4 ER, 23 BB, 63 K

26. Jonathan Arauz, SS (A+)

This Week: 6 G, .158 BA (3-for-19), HR, 2 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 124 G, .230 BA/.680 OPS, 21 2B, 9 3B, 8 HR, 47 RBI, 8 SB

27. Brett Adcock, LHP (AA)

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

2018 Season Stats: 24 G, 3.06 ERA, 100.0 IP, 61 H, 34 ER, 56 BB, 92 K

28. Trent Thornton, RHP (AAA)

This Week: 1 G, 4.2 IP, 10 H, 6 ER, 2 BB, 5 K

2018 Season Stats: 24 G, 4.42 ERA, 124.1 IP, 118 H, 61 ER, 31 BB, 122 K

29. Brandon Bailey, RHP (AA)

This Week: 2 G, 5.0 IP, 4 H, 5 ER, 2 BB, 3 K

2018 Season Stats: 25 G, 2.80 ERA, 122.1 IP, 90 H, 38 ER, 52 BB, 136 K

30. Alex McKenna, OF (A)

This Week: 6 G, .269 (7-for-26), 3B, HR, 6 RBI

2018 Season Stats: 43 G, .311 BA/.904 OPS, 7 2B, 2 3B, 7 HR, 28 RBI, 6 SB

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