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Thirteen Ivies representing five institutions-Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, Penn and Yale-heard their names called during the 2017 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-Year Player Draft. He also ranks second amongst pitchers in program history with 88 appearances and is GW's single-season saves leader with 17 as a sophomore in 2015, a number that earned him a share of the NCAA Statistical Championship.
"It was a proud day for our coaching staff to watch the draft and see these young men realizing goals that had been discussed in the recruiting process years ago", Schwartz added.
Seton Hall University had two players selected in the draft. He threw a team-high 73 2/3 innings this season with a 3.18 ERA. He was drafted in the 26th round with the 780th overall pick by the Kansas City Royals.
It is unclear if every player on every team will participate. "That's 63.5 percent of the 1,215 picks, up from 62.9 percent in 2016". He was taken 377th overall by the Cincinnati Reds in the 13th round. He did most of his damage down the stretch, hitting.377 and slugging.508 with a.479 on-base percentage in League play.
No. 6 was junior infielder Jake Bivens, selected by the Tigers in the 27th round, No. 815 overall. It's the first time the Dirtbags have had more than four players drafted since the class of eight players in 2010.
Taugner posted a 2.70 ERA with 35 strikeouts over 60.0 innings as a senior.
Robert and Klobosits were the third and fourth members of Auburn's team to hear their names called, joining right-hander Keegan Thompson (third round, Chicago Cubs) and center fielder Jonah Todd (sixth round, Los Angeles Angels) from Monday and Tuesday. "While Nelson and Lescher have the option to sign or return, Cousins and Bleday, as seniors, will sign professional contracts and soon begin their journeys toward the major leagues".
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The Roselle, Ill., product headlined the Bears rotation for four seasons and earned Second Team All-Ivy honors as a senior. The righty was the 614th overall player selected. "That's 63.5 percent of the 1,215 picks, up from 62.9 percent in 2016".
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