It is the second straight season the Giants have selected the Huskies' closer as they took Pat Ruotolo in the 27th round a year ago. This likely means he will end up getting drafted, but he still could end up at UNC.
But wait! As disheartening as it may have been to some (or most) Orioles fans that the team took a high school arm with their first-round pick, they may have found a special one in the 18-year-old lefty from Warner Robbins, Georgia. The 6-foot-2 junior from Spanish Fork High went No. 1,029 to Toronto after going 7-7 as a starter in 2017 with a 6.01 ERA and 73 strikeouts in 88 1/3 innings.
Rafael Nadal wins French Open title for 10th time
There will be some who believe we were robbed of anything close to a contest in Nadal's run to the final. The Spaniard's uncle and coach, Toni Nadal , presented him with the copy of La Coupe des Mousquetaires.
The MLB Draft continues today through round ten, with rounds ten-and-up being selected tomorrow.
Dixie State junior right-hander Dylan File went No. 624 to the Milwaukee Brewers, becoming the fifth Major League Baseball draft pick from the Trailblazers since joining the NCAA 11 years ago. The other six picks were all pitchers.
Pope is the sixth Catamount baseball player to be drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates all-time - though Wayne Tolleson - a 12th round selection in 1977 - returned to WCU and was drafted a year later by the Texas Rangers for whom he advanced to the Big Leagues from 1981-85. Roberts didn't sign then, and was later drafted in the first round by the Mets in 1992.
US retail sales post biggest drop in 16 months
Labor Department said Wednesday that the consumer price index edged down 0.1% last month following a small 0.2% increase in April. Clothing costs dropped 0.8 percent in May while the cost of new cars and used cars both fell 0.2 percent.
McMillan was the area's only non-college player drafted.
While the organization spent its first-round pick on Heliot Ramos out of Puerto Rico, they also stayed close to home when drafting some of its later selections. UCF pitcher Robby Howell, a Fort White High product, went in the 10th round to the Reds. It ends Wednesday with rounds 11-40.
Deontay Wilder: WBC heavyweight champion charged with cannabis possession
Officers preceded to search Wilder's Cadillac after allegedly smelling marijuana; so say the Tuscaloosa police department . Wilder received a traffic citation, and was charged with second-degree marijuana possession, a misdemeanor.