SECAUCUS, N.J. - Washington State University baseball players have faired well this year in the annual Major League Baseball draft, with five of them receiving contracts as of Wednesday afternoon.
Selected so far are:
first baseman Taylor Ard, 7th round, Seattle Mariners
outfielder Derek Jones, 8th round, Colorado Rockies
second baseman Tommy Richards, 24th round, Baltimore Orioles
outfielder Kyle Johnson, 25th round, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim