Monday, June 17, 2013

MLB First Year Draft Takes Six Frogs


Six Frog baseball players were drafted in Major League Baseball's first year player draft. The Frogs selected were:

Andrew Mitchell         RHP   Chicago White Sox        4th round
Trevor Seidenberger   LHP   Milwaukee Brewers       12th round
Paul Hendrix               SS     Cleveland Indians          13th round *      
Stefan Crichton          RHP   Baltimore Orioles          23rd round
Jantzen Witte            3B     Boston Red Sox             24th round
Nick Frey                   RHP   St.Louis Cardinals         33rd round 
     (* also drafted in 2012 by the Indians in the 18th round)

Although Hendrix is the only senior player, all are anticipated to sign a contract to play pro. You can get the details from Stefan Stevenson, including TCU's high school recruit signings, in the the Fort Worth Star Telegram here.