Houston Astros

Brett Oberholtzer
current status: Lat injury, 15-day DL
Birth Date:July 1, 1989 (25 years old)
Place of Birth:Christiana, DE
Hometown:New Castle, DE
Experience:2 years
Drafted:Drafted by Atlanta in 2008 (8th round).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Atlanta in 2011.
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns a solid frame for a pitcher, plus a fairly expansive pitching repertoire and good knowledge of how to pitch. His slider is his best pitch.
Flaws: Doesn't have overpowering stuff, so he can be far too hittable at times. Also needs to induce more groundball outs to maximize potential.
Career Potential: Savvy left-hander with some upside.