Astros prized prospect talks start with ValleyCats
Updated: Tuesday, June 24 2014, 08:29 PM EDT
Troy, NY - First baseman A.J. Reed, who slugged his way to All America status at the University of Kentucky, is finding his way as a professional rookie with the Tri-City ValleyCats.
Through his first eight games, Reed was batting .286 against New York-Penn League pitching.
The Terre Haute, IN native was Houston's 2nd round pick in this year's MLB Draft.