It was also learned during the draft that 2016 undrafted senior Kyle Von Ruden will get an opportunity in the Major League Baseball. In last year's MLB Draft, outfielder Taylor Tramell, the crown jewel of Danny Hall's recruiting class was picked in the first round by the Cincinnati Reds and later signed. Cook was a 30th round pick a year ago despite playing only nine games due to an injury that led to a redshirt season.
Pitcher Cody Bolton, from Tracy, Calif., was also selected in the draft, in the sixth round at pick No. 178 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Penn senior left-handed pitcher Adam Bleday ended the string of right-handed pitchers when he was chosen by the Houston Astros with the 811th overall pick in the 27th round.
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Cyphert started 13 games this season for Gulf Coast and was 5-3 with a 4.57 ERA.
Wolfe hit.393 last season at Walters State with 57 hits, 46 runs scored, 12 doubles and eight home runs. The unanimous First Team All-Ivy honoree went 7-2 with a 3.15 ERA as the Quaker ace this season, reaching the 20 career win plateau to rank third on Penn's all-time list. He notched seven saves on the year. Third baseman Jason Pineda, from Bronx, N.Y, was picked in the 17th round at pick No. 498. His offense is just as explosive as his pitching. There are a lot of rounds in the Major League Baseball draft. He did most of his damage down the stretch, hitting.377 and slugging.508 with a.479 on-base percentage in League play. Hayes was part of the 2015 World Series team as well, batting.362 during that season.
Muhl is a two-time Atlantic 10 All-Conference performer after earning Second Team honors this past season. He was a member of the All-SEC Academic Team this past year. As a senior, though, that option is not available this year.