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Jon Singleton loses his roster spot

Once a fixture on Top 100 prospect lists, the Astros placed Singleton on waivers due to his continued struggles. Amidst the flurry of signings and trades every offseason come the industry’s various top prospect lists to fill all 30 fanbases with hope for the future. When your team is bad, these prospects represent the light at the end of the tunnel. When your team is good, you...
Via Beyond The Box Score
November 21, 2016

Buchanan's Back, Opposes Peacock in Tonight's Matchup

#494334155 / The Phillies (50-63) and Astros (47-66) began their series last night as the Phils faithful, or what is remaining of it, got to see Jonathan Singleton in action for the first time. The once prized Phillies farmhand has been playing full-time for the Astros and has shown...
Via Philliedelphia
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Baseball: What To Expect From Jonathan Singleton

Photo Credit: BeGreen90 (Bryan) The Jonathan Singleton story is really two-fold. He already has made his major league debut and has already hit his first big league home run. On a site like this, the story is Singleton the player. First base is a crowded position, so immediately we have to wonder where he fits on the pantheon of first baseman in the game. had Singleton...
Via The Fantasy Fix
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Singleton Collects First MLB Home Run In Debut

The Houston Astros rookie parade continued as Jon Singleton homered in his first MLB game for the Astros. The recently promoted Singleton has had a memorable week inking a long-term deal, making his debut and then dialing long distance. Your browser does not support iframes. The post Jon Singleton Collects First MLB Home Run In Debut appeared first on Baseball Hot Corner.
Via Baseball Hot Corner
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros’ Jon Singleton Hits Homer On First MLB At-Bat

Just a day after agreeing to a 5-year, $10 million dollar deal with the Astros, top prospect Jon Singleton, who was called up to the bigs on Tuesday, went yard on his first at-bat in the majors against the Angels. It’s no wonder why scouts are raving about the power from Singleton, a 22-year-old first baseman, […] The post Astros’ Jon Singleton Hits Homer On First MLB At-Bat...
Via Diehardsport
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 462: The Singleton Extension and the Franchise Player Draft by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss Jonathan Singleton`s extension and promotion, then dissect the first round of ESPN`s Franchise Player Draft.
Via Baseball Prospectus
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonathan Singleton Called Up By Houston Astros

The Houston Astros have added baseball's top 1B prospect, Jon Singleton, to their MLB roster.  Singleton ranked 4th in our Top AAA Hitters rankings through May, and joins fellow superstar prospect George Springer in Houston.  The Astros have also signed Singleton to a 5 year deal, the 1st time in Major League history that a player got a contract extension before playing a single...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros prospect Jonathan Singleton should stop talking about weed on Twitter

Twitter is one of the simplest and most effective ways for young athletes to get themselves into trouble. Houston Astros prospect Jonathan Singleton may be in the process of figuring that out, and it is only a matter of time before the team tells him to cut the crap (if they haven’t already). Over the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

45 Prospects in 45 Days: Houston’s Jon Singleton

Photo Credit: BeGreen90 (Bryan) Over the next 45 days the staff here at The Fix will profile and predict the fantasy fates of prospects that could – should, in some cases – be closely monitored on the waiver wire or even in the draft room. For the projection portion of the article, we will try our best to give you projections from all three major projection systems. Those projection...
Via The Fantasy Fix
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Phils Prospect Singleton Admits to Drug Issues

(PHOTO: Phoul Ballz) If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a hundred time. Jon Singleton will haunt the dreams of Phillies fans for years. He’s the one that got away, traded to the Astros as part of the ridiculous package that netted the Phillies Hunter Pence. What’s haunting Jonathan Singleton is his addiction to marijuana. Singleton was suspended 50 games for tripping up once...
Via Phillies Nation
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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