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MLB Draft Update: Jared Lyons

June 23, 2015  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Jared Lyons

Jared Lyons

A 2015 Louisville Slugger All-American and the Big South Pitcher of the Year, Jared Lyons has begun his professional baseball career this week.  Selected by the Oakland Athletics in the ninth round of the Major League Baseball Draft, the left-hander will start his career with the Vermont Lake Monsters, the Class A Short Season Affiliate of the A's.

The Liberty Flames Sports Network's Nick Pierce caught up with Lyons to talk about the left-hander's experience of being drafted.