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Carlos Correa | Shortstop | #1

Team: Houston Astros
Age / DOB:  (21) / 9/22/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (1) / HOU
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Carlos Correa (illness) is in the Astros' starting lineup Wednesday against the Pirates.
Correa made an early exit from Tuesday night's loss with a stomach bug, but he apparently felt refreshed when he showed back up at Pittsburgh's PNC Park on Wednesday morning. He'll start at shortstop and bat cleanup in the afternoon finale versus Gerrit Cole. Aug 24 - 10:24 AM

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Carlos Correa was lifted from Tuesday's loss to the Pirates due to illness.

Correa has been battling a stomach bug and was 0-for-3 when Astros manager A.J. Hinch decided to pull him with his team trailing 6-0 in the bottom of the seventh inning. They went on to lose 7-1. Alex Bregman moved from third base to shortstop and Marwin Gonzalez took over at the hot corner. Correa might have to be held out of Wednesday afternoon's series finale in Pittsburgh.
Aug 23 - 9:57 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI as the Astros topped the Orioles 5-3 in a rain-soaked contest on Sunday.

Correa's two-run double in the fifth inning increased the Astros advantage to 4-1 and proved to be the difference in the ballgame. He also swiped his 11th base of the season in the ballgame. With his two-hit day, Correa is now hitting .272/.365/.468 with 18 homers and 86 RBI on the year.
Aug 21 - 9:01 PM

Carlos Correa went 3-for-4 with a run scored in Sunday's loss to the Blue Jays.

While Jason Castro picked up the Astros' only extra-base hit with his solo homer in the seventh, it was Correa who stood alone as the lone Houston player to finish with a multi-hit effort. The 21-year-old shortstop phenom is slashing .277/.370/.483 with 18 homers, 82 RBI and 10 steals over 433 at-bats. He is currently working on a 10-game hitting streak.
Aug 14 - 5:07 PM

Carlos Correa went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI as the Astros fell to the Blue Jays in Toronto on Saturday afternoon.

Correa's two-run double in the first inning wound up being the only scoring against Aaron Sanchez and company on the afternoon. Correa has picked up the pace offensively over the past couple of weeks and is now hititng .274/.368/.481 with 18 homers, 82 RBI and 10 swipes on the season.
Aug 13 - 4:01 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-4 with a three-run homer Thursday as the Astros crushed the Twins 15-7 in the first game of a doubleheader.

Correa also homered Tuesday, so he has seven RBI in two games. Since the All-Star break, he's batting .311 with three homers, 10 doubles and 22 RBI in 25 games.
Aug 11 - 4:40 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI as the Astros topped the Twins 7-5 on Tuesday.

Correa got the scoring started with a two-run bomb off Twins starter Hector Santiago in the first inning, and he later added a two-RBI single in the sixth. Correa somewhat quietly has collected 74 RBI on the year, good for eighth-most in the AL. The 21-year-old has a solid-if-unspectacular .269/.364/.465 line with 16 homers, 54 runs scored and 10 steals to boot.
Aug 10 - 12:15 AM

Carlos Correa went 1-for-3 and drove home a pair of runs on Friday as the Astros shut out the Rangers 5-0 in Houston.

Correa delivered a two-run single as part of a four-run rally in the third inning, which proved to be more than enough run support for Dallas Keuchel in this one. Correa also drew a walk in the contest and is now hitting .266/.362/.457 with 15 homers, 70 RBI and 10 stolen bases on the season.
Aug 5 - 11:12 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored in Thursday's win over the Angels.

Correa hit a solo shot, his 15th homer of the year, off reliever Jhoulys Chacin in the fifth inning. After a stellar June, the homer was just Correa's second this month, a month in which he's batting .257. The talented 21-year-old is hitting .266/.363/.470 with 63 RBI, 50 runs scored and 10 stolen bases overall.
Jul 23 - 10:27 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and three runs scored on Friday.

The big game boosted his stat line to .264/.360/.469 with 14 home runs, 45 runs, 55 RBI and 8 steals. He is 21 years old. He is already a fantasy stud and is only going to get better.
Jul 9 - 12:10 AM

Carlos Correa was a monster in Tuesday's 7-1 win over the Angels, finishing 3-for-4 with a three-run home run and four total RBI.

Correa jumped the Astros out to a 3-0 lead when he smacked a three-run homer off Tim Lincecum in the first inning. He would drive in his fourth run of the game with an RBI ground out in the seventh inning. The 21-year-old phenom has been scalding the ball of late and has picked up five doubles in his last 10 games. In that same space, he has driven in 14 runs. For the season, Correa is slashing .265/.363/.474 with 13 homers, 47 RBI and eight steals across 283 at-bats.
Jun 29 - 1:54 AM

Carlos Correa hit his 12th home run of the season and added an RBI double on Saturday in Kansas City.

Correa finished the day 2-for-4 with a walk. He boosted his slash line to .265/.363/.467 with the solid day at the plate. The 21-year-old second-year player hasn't quite matched the stats from his rookie season yet but his future is very bright. He has 36 runs, 42 RBI and 8 steals to go along with the 12 home runs.
Jun 25 - 11:19 PM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-4 with a home run and a two-run, walk-off single to give the Astros a 3-2 win over the Angels on Tuesday.

Correa hit a solo home run in the fifth inning before coming to the plate with the bases loaded and no outs in the bottom of the ninth. He roped a Huston Street pitch to the right-center field wall to plate two and give the Astros the come-from-behind win. Correa has heated up considerably in recent days, going 8-for-21 with three homers, seven RBI and five runs scored in his last six games. The 21-year-old is batting .263/.361/.452 in 68 games overall.
Jun 22 - 12:50 AM

Carlos Correa went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer, three RBI and a walk Monday as the Astros topped the Angels 10-7.

Correa has walked in five straight games. Last month, he had one stretch in which he went 14 straight games without a walk. Hopefully, it means he's seeing the ball better and his power numbers will start to pick back up. He's been a disappointment for fantasy purposes, but the upside hasn't gone anywhere.
Jun 21 - 12:24 AM

Carlos Correa smashed a game-tying solo homer in the eighth inning of Friday's loss to the Reds.

His solo shot off Blake Wood in the eighth inning knotted the game up at 2-2. It was Correa's lone hit in five at-bats on the afternoon. He has been a bit of a disappointment at the plate this season, slashing .257/.352/.429 with nine homers, 33 RBI and seven stolen bases.
Jun 18 - 12:17 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Jason Castro
1B1A.J. Reed
2Marwin Gonzalez
2B1Jose Altuve
SS1Carlos Correa
3B1Yulieski Gurriel
2Luis Valbuena
LF1Alex Bregman
2Colby Rasmus
3Tony Kemp
CF1Jake Marisnick
2Teoscar Hernandez
RF1George Springer
DH1Evan Gattis
2Preston Tucker
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Dallas Keuchel
2Collin McHugh
3Lance McCullers
4Doug Fister
5Mike Fiers
6Joe Musgrove
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Ken Giles
2Will Harris
3Luke Gregerson
4Tony Sipp
5Pat Neshek
6Michael Feliz
7Chris Devenski
8Brad Peacock