Florida RHP Alex Faedo selected #18 overall by Detroit

The Florida Gators are facing the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in the Super Regionals, but ace pitcher Alex Faedo has other business to attend to.  

Faedo was selected by the Detroit Tigers with the 18th overall pick in the MLB Draft on Monday night. 

Faedo is 7-2 with a 2.60 ERA for the Gators in 2017.  Faedo has struck out 132 batters in just 107.1 innings of work. 

Faedo has a career record of 26-6 and a 2.97 career ERA.  Faedo was drafted in the 40th round by the Tigers coming out of high school before coming to Florida. 

Stay posted with The Gator Chomp Blog for more updates on the 2017 MLB Draft. 


Categories: Baseball, Spring Sports

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