For the second year in a row, the Houston Astros are on the clock.
Major League Baseball’s three-day amateur draft begins Thursday night, and the Astros, who earned the No. 1 pick with a 55-107 season in 2012, are still debating five players.
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Thursday: Rounds 1-2, 6 p.m. (MLB Network)
Friday: Rounds 3-10, noon
Saturday: Rounds 11-40, 11 a.m.
Top-five order: 1) Astros; 2) Cubs; 3) Rockies; 4) Twins; 5) Indians. Note: Rangers pick 23rd.