Ex-Dallas Baptist star Devlin Granberg was drafted by the Boston Red Sox. Thursday at the Fort Worth Club, he claimed the Bobby Bragan Collegiate Slugger Award. Texas Tech’s Hunter Hargrove won it in 2017.
Of the 26 area players selected in the MLB draft, only four were taken out of high schools. Keller Timber Creek shortstop Mateo Gil was the top high school player drafted when he was taken by the Cardinals with the 95th overall pick.
The UT Arlington baseball team's disappointing 2018 campaign came to a screeching halt Wednesday, as the Mavs fell 12-2 to top-seeded Coastal Carolina in the second round of the Sun Belt Conference Championships.
Easton Johnson walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 10th kept UT Arlington baseball’s postseason hopes alive. UTA's 5-4 win over Arkansas State in a single-elimination game in the Sun Belt Championships Tuesday at “Tigue” Moore Field was the Mavs' first since April 29.