All-Star game festivities get underway on Sunday with the 2012 MLB Futures Game which is a showcase for some of baseball's best minor league talent.
The Astros will be represented by left handed slugger Jonathan Singleton who is considered to be the top offensive prospect in the Houston system. Singleton will suit up for the U.S. Team and is batting .277 with 11 homers and 42 RBIs for Double-A Corpus Christi.
ESPN2 will carry the game live with the first pitch scheduled for shortly after 4 p.m. CT. The game will be live streamed via MLB.com.
For a complete look at Futures Game team rosters head over to MLB.com's official page.
Game Date/Time: Sunday, July 8, 5 p.m. ET
Location: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
Radio: MLB Network Radio XM 89
Online Streaming: MLB.com
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