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Astros happy to take Springer

Posted on: June 7, 2011 12:04 pm
Edited on: June 7, 2011 1:58 pm
By C. Trent Rosecrans

After nearly every draft in every pro sport, teams will say they got exactly who they wanted. And unless it's the No. 1 pick, they didn't think that player would fall to them -- they had the player ranked much higher.

I'm sure a lot of times it's true -- but it's so cliche that it sometimes seems laughable. 

But Astros director of social media Alyson Footer was in the team's draft room last night and was allowed to show the team's reaction to the Padres taking Cory Spangenberg with the 10th overall pick, leaving UConn outfielder George Springer for Houston.

Here's the video:

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Astros happy to take Springer

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Astros happy to take Springer

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