Pedro Leon Out Six Weeks With Fractured Finger


Pedro Leon Out Six Weeks With Fractured Finger

One of the Astros top prospects, Pedro Leon, will be out for six weeks with a fractured finger, according to the Astros. Leon fractured this finger sliding into a base on Sunday during the Skeeters game.

The 23 year old prospect received a $4 million signing bonus earlier this year and is hitting .249 with a .798 OPS overall this season in 57 games. He started the year in AA and was recently promoted to AAA. He’s been a lot better of late though hitting .292 with .929 OPS since the beginning of June. He has been playing shortstop and some outfield.

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