Astros select SS Nolan Fontana

Updated: June 6, 2012, 3:23 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The Houston Astros led off the second day of the baseball draft by selecting another big-time shortstop.

Carlos Correa made draft history Monday night when he was the first No. 1 pick from Puerto Rico. With the initial pick of the second round Tuesday, the Astros took University of Florida slick-fielding shortstop Nolan Fontana.

Houston general manager Jeff Luhnow said after picking the 17-year-old, 6-foot-4 Correa that the team expects him to play shortstop -- but acknowledged ...

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