Okies Picked in Major League Baseball Draft
Although none were selected in the first two rounds on day one of the Major League Baseball draft, several players with Oklahoma ties were selected on Friday.
The first was University of Arkansas infielder Brian Anderson from Deer Creek, who went in the 3rd round to the Miami Marlins.
Other Oklahomans selected on Friday:
Round Pick Team Player School
4 125 Cincinnati Gavin LaValley Carl Albert (Midwest City)
5 149 L.A. Angels Jake Jewell Northeastern Oklahoma A&M
5 158 Cleveland Julian Merryweather Oklahoma Baptist University
6 186 Texas Jose Trevino Oral Roberts University
6 187 Tampa Bay Mac James Oklahoma
7 205 N.Y. Mets Brad Wieck Oklahoma City University
9 277 Tampa Bay Chris Pike Oklahoma City University
10 294 Toronto Jordan Romano Oral Roberts University
10 304 Washington Matthew Page Oklahoma Baptist University