Wednesday, June 8, 2011

With their 49th Round pick...

...The Astros select 6'5" 205lb David Peterson, junior RHP out of the College of Charleston.

He's originally from Walnut Creek, California, and was a 40th Round draft pick out of high school by the Reds in 2008. He was a 2009 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American, and was 8-3 in 15 starts in 2010, with 68K:21BB in 86.2IP.

In 2011, he was 5-6 with a 4.52 ERA, and 103H/44ER in 87.2IP, with 56K:29BB, and a .302 BAA, hitting 19 batters.