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Teams Select Plenty Of Pitchers With State Ties In MLB Draft; Dunn, Kay Top List

Teams Select Plenty Of Pitchers With State Ties In MLB Draft; Dunn, Kay Top List

Last week was the annual Major League Baseball draft, in which 17 players with ties to Connecticut were selected. Now it's decision time for many: To sign or not. Bristol's Matt Blandino has chosen to sign. Blandino, a right-handed pitcher from Bristol and Felician University in Rutherford, N.J., is set to officially sign with the Reds after being taken in the 19th round by Cincinnati. Here's a look at the rest of state's pitching-heavy draft class:

Justin Dunn, RHP, Boston College, Gunnery School: The BC ace was selected in the first round (19th overall) by the Mets. Dunn, from Freeport, N.Y., attended Gunnery in Washington,...

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