MLB draft likely to include
Bobcats’ Carson Smith
The Major League Baseball amateur draft starts today with a prime-time special on MLB.com.
The first round begins at 6 p.m., with rounds 2-30 scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Tuesday and rounds 31-50 beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Texas State’s Carson Smith, Texas State’s third All-American and the two-time Southland Conference pitcher of the year, has been mentioned as a potential high-round selection. Smith, who transferred to Texas State from Grayson County College and today is the school’s all-time strikeout leader, was profiled in his hometown paper on Sunday.
The draft will be updated in real time on Major League Baseball’s website.
Here’s the weekly update of Bobcats playing professional baseball around the country:
|Thomas Field||Tulsa (Rockies)||Texas||2A||.245||6||22|
|Paul Goldschmidt||Mobile (D’backs)||Southern||2A||.341||19||53|
|Jason Martinson||Hagerstown (Nationals)||South Atlantic||A||.250||3||15|
|Ben Theriot||NW Arkansas (Royals)||Texas||2A||.209||3||10|
|Mike Hart||Burlington (A’s)||Midwest||A||3-2||2.00||2|
|Kane Holbrooks||Fort Myers (Twins)||Florida State||A||2-7||5.02||0|
|Josh Walter||Rancho Cucamonga (Dodgers)||California||A||2-1||4.18||0|