ASU Baseball Does Well In MLB Draft, 11 Players Selected

SECAUCUS, NJ - JUNE 07: MLB commissioner Bud Selig speaks during the MLB First Year Player Draft on June 7, 2010 held in Studio 42 at the MLB Network in Secaucus, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

The 2011 MLB Draft was held this week, and eleven current Sun Devils were selected by Major League clubs.

While there is no standout talent on the ASU roster this season, it is full of quality depth players that play well as a team. Riccio Torrez, ASU's junior third baseman, is likely to sign with the Rays.

Catcher Xorge Carrillo is a senior, and will also likely sign.

With the uncertainty surrounding ASU's 2012 postseason eligility, the Sun Devils might also lose Ruettiger, Barnes and MacPhee to the minor leagues.

Here's the full list of ASU players drafted this week:

Sun Devil Draft Picks
Riccio Torrez, 4th Round, Tampa Bay Rays
Johnny Ruettiger, 8th Round, Baltimore Orioles
Austin Barnes, 9th Round, Florida Marlins
Zack MacPhee, 13th Round, Cleveland Indians
Xorge Carrillo, 14th Round, New York Mets
Mitchell Lambson, 19th Round, Houston Astros
Brandon Magee, 21st Round, Oakland Athletics
Zach Wilson, 21st Round, New York Yankees
Kyle Ottoson, 24th Round, Washington Nationals
Kramer Champlin, 33rd Round, Toronto Blue Jays
Andy Workman, 34th Round, Los Angeles Angels

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