Houston Astros select pitcher Forrest Whitley with No. 17 draft pick

HOUSTON, TX (KTRE) - The Houston Astros came into the 2016 MLB Draft with the 17th overall pick. In the first round, they selected right handed pitcher Forrest Whitley.

Whitley is a senior at Alamo Heights High School in San Antonio. He stands a 6-foot-7 and throws up to 97 mph.

Whitley is a Florida State commit.

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