(c) Houston Astros

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Position: P      Born: Oct 7, 1991      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

A first round pick by the Astros in 2010, Foltynewicz is a big right-hander with a fastball that has been clocked at 100 m.p.h. A starter in the minors, Foltynewicz made his big league debut on August 2, 2014 – making 16 relief appearances with the Astros down the stretch. Folty was traded to the Atlanta Braves the following offseason in the deal that brought Evan Gattis to Houston.