Astros to hold open tryout on July 1 in Houston

HOUSTON -- The Astros will hold an open tryout on Tuesday, July 1, at the Astros Urban Youth Academy.

The tryout will be administered by Astros South Texas Area scout Noel Gonzales-Luna. While there is no age restriction, the Astros recommend an age between 17-23.

Registration for the tryout begins at 8:30 a.m. CT. The event itself will start at 9:30 a.m. at 2801 S. Victory Drive.

Mike Vernon is an associate reporter for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.