Astros sign ninth round pick LHP Zac Person

Club also announces non-drafted free agent signing

HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros announced today that the club has signed left-handed pitcher Zac Person, who was selected in the ninth round of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The official announcement was made by Astros Director of Amateur Scouting Mike Elias.

Additionally, the Astros signed a non-drafted free agent today, coming to terms with Rice University infielder Ford Stainback.

Houston has now signed 27 of their 42 selections from the 2015 draft.