Rangers grab three shortstops

June, 7, 2011
6/07/11
5:36
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ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Rangers selected three shortstops on Day 2 of the MLB Draft in Rounds 17, 20 and 21. Here are their picks through Round 22.

Round 16 (504 overall): Trever Adams, a 6-foot, 200-pound outfielder out of Creighton.

Round 17 (534 overall): Ryan Rua, a shortstop from Lake Erie College in Ohio. Rua is 6-2 and 180 pounds.

Round 18 (564 overall): Nicholas Martinez, a right-handed pitcher from Fordham University. Martinez averaged a .295 batting average in three years with 167 hits, 66 RBI’s, and 22 stolen bases. He also went 1-3 in 15 pitching appearances with a 5.47 ERA and 22 strikeouts.

Round 19 (594 overall): Nathan Harsh, a 6-foot-5, 211-pound right-handed pitcher out of Burnswick High School in Georgia.

Round 20 (624 overall): Nickolaus Vickerson, a 5-foot-11, 205-pound shortstop from Mississippi State University.

Round 21 (654 overall): Chance Sossamon, a right-handed pitcher out of Wichita State. In 19 relief appearances, he went 2-1 with a 8.76 ERA and 27 strikeouts.

Round 22 (684 overall): Timothy Costen, a 5-foot-10 shortstop out of First Colonial High School in Virginia.

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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Colby Lewis
WINS ERA SO IP
10 5.34 126 163
OTHER LEADERS
BAA. Beltre .325
HRA. Beltre 18
RBIA. Beltre 75
RA. Beltre 77
OPSA. Beltre .882
ERAC. Lewis 5.34
SOY. Darvish 182