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    Nolan Becker

    From a New Haven Register blog

    http://cloutierblognhr.blogspot.com/...ected-for.html

    Becker, a 6-foot-6 junior lefty, was taken by the Reds in the 11th round.He bolstered his stock by striking out 16 in seven innings against Brown on the final day of the season.
    “In the same way that a baseball season never really begins, it never really ends either.” - Lonnie Wheeler, "Bleachers, A Summer in Wrigley Field"

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    Re: Nolan Becker

    Via OesterPoster:

    Just Tweeted by Jim Callis a couple minutes ago:

    Jim Callis ‏@jimcallisBA

    #Reds sign #Yale LHP Nolan Becker in 11th rd for $100,000. #mlbdraft
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    Re: Nolan Becker

    Nice - that's a big lefty arm that an be improved with good coaching

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    Hope he finishes his degree. A Yale degree is worth more than 100k.
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    Re: Nolan Becker

    Quote Originally Posted by powersackers View Post
    Hope he finishes his degree. A Yale degree is worth more than 100k.
    You don't wind up at Yale and still be dumb enough to not finish your degree.


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