Astros sign additional 9 Draft picks after Tucker
The Astros have signed nine more players taken in the 2015 MLB Draft, including three more in the top 10 rounds.
They had previously signed outfielder Kyle Tucker, taken in the first round (fifth overall).
The team has now signed 10 of its 42 selections from the Draft. Here is a list of the nine new signees:
• Anthony Hermelyn, 4th round (109th overall) out of Oklahoma
• Trent Thornton, 5th round (139th overall) out of North Carolina
• Scott Weathersby, 10th round (289th overall) out of Ole Miss
• Pat Porter, 15th round (439th overall) out of Ohio State
• Adam Whitt, 16th round (469th overall) out of Nevada
• Drew Ferguson, 19th round (559th overall) out of Belmont
• Brooks Marlow, 29th round (859th overall) out of Texas
• Keach Ballard, 31st round (919th overall) out of Oklahoma Baptist
• Ryan Deemes, 36th round (1069th overall) out of Nicholls St.