CF Javaris Reynolds (19)
Drafted by the Astros out of a Florida high school in 2011 in the 7th round, the lefty-hitting Reynolds is young and raw, but shows promise. In 2011 for the GCL Astros, he hit .228/.354/.247/.601 but managed a .333 batting average vs. lefties and hit .277 in July.
Former Astros with birthdays today
LF Sandy Valdespino (73)
Played in 41 games for Houston in 1969
LHP Ross Powell (44)
Pitched in 27 games for Houston in 1994 and 1995