Locals taken in 2014 MLB Draft

June, 8, 2014
Jun 8
The 2014 Major League Baseball Draft finished up Saturday night after 40 rounds. Here's the rundown of local athletes that were taken in this year's draft:

1st Round
14. Tyler Beede, RHP, Vanderbilt/Lawrence Academy (San Francisco Giants)
15. Sean Newcomb, LHP, Hartford/Middleborough HS (Los Angeles Angels)

2nd Round
70. Isan Diaz, SS, Springfield Central HS (Arizona Diamondbacks)

3rd Round
91. Austin DeCarr, RHP, Xaverian HS/Salisbury (Conn.) (New York Yankees)

4th Round
121. Pat Connaughton, RHP, Notre Dame/St. John's Prep (Baltimore Orioles)
130. Adam Ravenelle, RHP, Vanderbilt/Lincoln-Sudbury HS (Detroit Tigers)

6th Round
177. Zach Risedorf, C, Northwestern Regional HS (Conn.) (San Diego Padres)

8th Round
231. Kody Kerski, RHP, Sacred Heart/Crosby HS (Conn.) (Seattle Mariners)

11th Round
345. Justin Bellinger, 1B, St. Sebastian's (St. Louis Cardinals)

13th Round
381. Marvin Gorgas, RHP, East Hampton HS (Conn.) (Seattle Mariners)
395. Zach Correll, RHP, Case HS (Cincinnati Reds)

15th Round
452. Andrew Chin, LHP, Boston College/BB&N (New York Yankees)

19th Round
581. Carl Anderson, CF, Bryant/Lincoln-Sudbury HS (Pittsburgh Pirates)
582. Tom Gavitt, C, Bryant/Wheeler HS (Conn.) (Oakland Athletics)

20th Round
601. Zach Albin, RHP, UConn-Avery Point/Bethel HS (Conn.) (Baltimore Orioles)
607. Kyle McKenzie, RHP, Tulane/Thayer Academy (Tampa Bay Rays)

23rd Round
692. Will Toffey, 3B, Salisbury (Conn.) (New York Yankees)
695. Ty Sterner, LHP, Rhode Island/Doherty HS (Cincinnati Reds)

26th Round
780. Willie Rios, LHP, St. Bernard HS (Conn.) (Arizona Diamondbacks)

27th Round
799. Calvin Graves, CF, Franklin Pierce/West Roxbury HS (Chicago Cubs)
803. Craig Schlitter, RHP, Bryant/Guilford HS (Conn.) (Colorado Rockies)
814. Conor Keniry, SS, Wake Forest/Notre Dame HS (Conn.) (Washington Nationals)
818. David Speer, LHP, Columbia/Staples HS (Conn.) (Cleveland Indians)

28th Round
849. Billy Beresniewicz, OF, Binghamton/Lincoln-Sudbury HS (Los Angeles Dodgers)
851. Nick Neumann, RHP, Central Connecticut State/Middletown HS (Conn.) (Pittsburgh Pirates)

29th Round
864. Chris Murphy, RHP, Billerica HS (Toronto Blue Jays)
874. D.J. Jauss, RHP, UMass/Roxbury Latin (Washington Nationals)

30th Round
891. James Alfonso, C, Hartford/Bridgewater-Raynham HS (Seattle Mariners)

31st Round
931. Riley Palmer, 3B, Southern New Hampshire/Goffstown HS (N.H.) (Baltimore Orioles)
939. Derrick Sylvester, RHP, Southern New Hampshire/Franklin HS (N.H.) (Los Angeles Dodgers)

32nd Round
961. Jamill Moquette, RF, UMass-Boston/Madison Park HS (Baltimore Orioles)

33rd Round
981. Tom Verdi, SS, UConn/Bishop Hendricken HS (R.I.) (Seattle Mariners)

35th Round
1051. Tad Gold, CF, Endicott/Martha's Vineyard HS (Baltimore Orioles)

36th Round
1094. Bradley Wilpon, RHP, Brunswick School (Conn.) (Boston Red Sox)

38th Round
1135. Kyle Dunster, RHP, Greenwich HS (Conn.) (New York Mets)
1147. Chris DeMorais, OF, New Haven/Conard HS (Conn.) (Tampa Bay Rays)

40th Round
1191. Scott Manea, C, St. John's HS (Seattle Mariners)
1206. Nick Dignacco, LHP, Army/Housatonic Valley HS (Texas Rangers)

Brendan C. Hall

Reporter, ESPNBoston.com
Brendan C. Hall joined ESPNBoston.com as a high schools reporter/editor in May 2010, after four years covering high schools for The Boston Globe. The Westminster, Mass. native also served on the Globe's Bruins beat in 2009.




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