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Pitchers In Draft Spotlight

Pitchers In Draft Spotlight

Pitching was the top priority for the Twins in Thursday’s opening rounds of the major league draft.   The Twins selected high school pitcher Kohl Stewart with the fourth overall pick in the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft last night.  The Twins also took LSU pitcher Ryan Eades 43rd overall in the second round.  Rounds three-through-10 are today and rounds 11-through-40 will take place tomorrow.

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