23-Year-Old Shortstop – Houston Astros
2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook
Fontana took the next step forward in his development with Double-A Corpus Christi last season, but suffered a broken pinky finger that required surgery and forced him to miss an extended period. Desp...
Fontanta was reassigned to Astros' minor league camp on Friday.
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Houston Astros Roster
MajorsAltuve, Jose (2B)
AAAAplin, Andrew (OF)
AAAppel, Mark (P)
A+Correa, Carlos (SS)
ABostick, Akeem (P)
RookieAmador, Wilson (SS)
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Fontana, the Astros' second-round pick in 2012, spent his first full season at High-A Lancaster, where he hit .259/.415/.399 with a 102:100 BB:K ratio over 104 games. While the 22-year-old has an advanced approach at the plate, he lacks power in his bat (eight home runs) and is known more for his prowess on defense. A promotion to Double-A is likely this season and how Fontana performs there offensively should give us better insight into his future as a regular major league starter or utility option.