Former Danville High School standout Chuckie Robinson was assigned to the Corpus Christi Hooks of the AA Texas League after spring training.
Robinson was a non-roster invitee to the Houston Astros spring training, where he hit one home run.
Robinson spent the entire 2018 season with the Buies Creek Astros of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League. This is the first time that Robinson has been assigned to AA. AA is the second highest tier in the minor league system.
Robinson had a batting average of .238 with 7 home runs and 30 RBIs in 75 games in 2018 for Buies Creek.
Robinson is a former News-Gazette All-Area Player of the Year.