In a completely unexpected move, the Astros went against the advice of the entire baseball world and selected Puerto Rican shortstop Carlos Correa with the first overall pick. It goes without saying, but Correa is the highest drafted player from Puerto Rico in history.
How many draft “experts” are tearing up their predictions? All of them.
Here’s our scouting report on Correa, who attended the event in Secaucus, New Jersey.
Oh-for-one on our predictions so far. Let’s see how much that destroys the rest of our draft projections.
The Twins are now on the clock.