Pirates select Exeter (R.I.)'s Gamache in 6th

The Pittsburgh Pirates have selected Exeter, R.I. native, former Bishop Hendricken standout and current Auburn University third baseman Dan Gamache in the sixth round (182nd overall).

The 5-foot-11, 195-pound Gamache was a three-time All-State selection during his time at Hendricken, and helped lead the Hawks to a state championship in 2008. He was also named MVP of the championships that season.

This season at Auburn, Gamache batted .299 with a .414 on-base percentage and 29 RBI.