Houston Selects Pitcher Brady Aiken With Top Pick in MLB Draft

The Houston Astros selected high school pitcher Brady Aiken with the top pick in Major League Baseball’s amateur draft.

Aiken, 17, is a left-hander from Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego.

The Miami Marlins took right-hander pitcher Tyler Kolek, 18, from Shepherd High School in Texas, with the second pick in tonight’s draft.

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