MLB Draft

Davis Daniel to Return for Junior Season

Just shy of a month after being selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 11th round of the 2018 MLB Draft, Davis Daniel has announced he will return to Auburn for his junior season in 2019. “First, I would like…

Curry Drafted By The San Diego Padres In The 16th Round

Georgia junior catcher Michael Curry has been selected by the San Diego Padres in the 16th round of the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft Wednesday. Curry, a 5-11, 212-pound native of Gainesville, Ga., has played in 171 games including 167…

Kevin Smith Drafted By The New York Mets In The 7th Round

Georgia junior left-handed pitcher Kevin Smith has been selected by the New York Mets in the seventh round of the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft Tuesday. Smith, a 6-5, 233-pound native of Dunwoody, Ga., led the 2018 squad to an NCAA…

Keegan McGovern Drafted By Seattle In The 9th Round

Georgia senior outfielder Keegan McGovern has been selected by the Seattle Mariners in the ninth round of the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft Tuesday. McGovern, a 6-2, 220-pound native of Willacoochee, Ga., played in 219 games including 212 starts for the…

Former Smiths Station Pitcher Blake Rivera Drafted by Giants

Former Smiths Station Panther and current Wallace State CC pitcher, Blake Rivera, was drafted in the 2017 MLB Draft. Rivera was taken by the San Francisco Giants at 966th overall (32nd round). According to the ACCC website, Rivera had a…

CVCC's Chandler Newman Drafted by San Diego Padres

Former Chattahoochee Valley Community College pitcher Chandler Newman has been drafted by the San Diego Padres. The Padres selected Newman as the 3rd pick of the 11th round, 318th overall. "Across the…

UGA's Andrew Gist Drafted By Tampa Bay In 9th Round

The MLB Draft's 3rd-10th rounds took place on Tuesday and a UGA Bulldog is headed to the next level. Georgia senior pitcher Andrew Gist was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the ninth round. This past season, Gist posted…