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Baseball: High school players taken No. 1 and No. 2 in amateur draft

June 4, 2012 |  4:29 pm

Carlos Correa, a 17-year-old shortstop from Puerto Rico, was taken No. 1 in the amateur draft Monday by the Houston Astros.

The Minnesota Twins took outfielder Byron Buxton from Appling County High School in Baxley, Ga., with the No. 2 pick.

-- Eric Sondheimer