Astros’ Duo Finds Success In Second Chance

The career paths of Houston Astros minor leaguers Delino DeShields Jr. and Mike Foltynewicz have been strikingly similar. The 2010 first-round picks out of high school were both highly coveted by the Astros as DeShields (No. 8) received a then-franchise record $2.12 million signing bonus, while Foltynewicz (No. 19) received $1.3 million, the second-highest bonus ever for an Astros pitching draftee.

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