Houchins, Bolton Taken In MLB Draft

ECU products Zach Houchins and Tyler Bolton were taken on the third day of the 2014 MLB First Year Player Draft.

Houchins was selected in the 13th round by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. The third baseman was the 389th overall pick.

Bolton was picked up 20 rounds later in the 33 round. The Arizona Diamondbacks made him the 990th overall selection.

The pair make it four ECU players taken in this year's draft. Jeff Hoffman was selected 9th overall by the Toronto Blue Jays while Ryan Williams was picked in the 10th round by the Chicago Cubs.


We encourage commenting on our stories to give you a chance to express your opinion. We rely upon the online community to report abuse. Repeat violators may be banned from posting comments. CLICK HERE for the witn.com guidelines for posting comments. powered by Disqus