Alex White was Selected by the Cleveland Indians out of the University of North Carolina in the 1st round (No. 15 overall) of the June 2009 First-Year Player Draft.
He played four years as a pitcher/shortstop at D.H. Conley High School (Greenville, N.C.) for coach Jason Mills and also played four years of basketball as a point guard in high school.
Now this eastern North Carolina product has sterted his professional career with the Kinston Indians, just 20 minutes from where he grew up.
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