10 Oklahomans Selected Through 10 Rounds Of MLB Draft

Friday, June 7th 2013, 9:39 pm
By: News 9

Through 10 rounds of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft, 10 players with Oklahoma connections have been selected.

Three first rounders went off the board on Thursday – all three right-handed pitchers from OU,ORU and OSU – while seven more were taken on Friday.

Here is a list of the prospects and where they're headed:


First Round

No. 3 – Jonathan Gray, right-handed pitcher, Oklahoma (Colorado Rockies)

No. 23 – Alex Gonzalez, right-handed pitcher, Oral Roberts (Texas Rangers)

No. 31 – Jason Hursh, right-handed pitcher, Oklahoma State (Atlanta Braves)


Second Round

No. 45 – Teddy Stankiewicz, right-handed pitcher, Seminole State (Boston Red Sox)

No. 63 – Dillon Overton, left-hander pitcher, Oklahoma (Oakland A's)


Third Round

No. 81 – Jon Denney, catcher, Yukon High School (Boston Red Sox)

No. 105 – Drew Ward, third baseman, Leedey High School (Washington Nationals)


Seventh Round

No. 206 – Matthew Oberste, first baseman, Oklahoma (New York Mets)

No. 213 – Trey Michalczewski, third baseman, Jenks High School (Chicago White Sox)


Ninth Round

No. 271 – Shane Martin, right-handed pitcher, Southwestern Oklahoma State (Philadelphia Phillies)