HOUSTON -- University of Houston junior third baseman Jared Triolo was selected 72nd overall by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the Competitive Balance Round B of the 2019 MLB First-Year Player Draft late Monday night.
JARED TRIOLO (3B) Pittsburgh Pirates | Competitive Balance Round B | Pick 72HOUSTON -- Three members of University of Houston Baseball program were selected during Wednesday's final day of the 2019 MLB First-Year Player Draft. Senior first baseman Joe Davis was taken by the Boston Red Sox in the 19th Round (Pick 587). Junior right-handed reliever Fred Villarreal was tabbed by the Seattle Mariners in the 25th Round (Pick 756). Junior reliever Devon Roedahl rounded out the draft for Houston being chosen by Boston in the 27th Round (Pick 827).