(c) Houston Astros

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Position: SS      Born: May 2, 1991      Bats: Both      Throws: Right

A speedy shortstop from the Dominican, Jonathan Villar was signed by the Phillies as an amateur free agent in 2008. He was part of the 2010 Roy Oswalt trade that also brought J.A. Happ and (briefly) Anthony Gose to the Astros.