Coastal Carolina Baseball Has 2 Drafted Tuesday

Myrtle Beach, SC (WBTW) – In the second day of the MLB Draft, Coastal Carolina was well represented with a pair of players taken.  In the 8th round, center fielder Billy Cooke was drafted by the Seattle Mariners.  Cooke said via text m  Cooke is the reigning Sun Belt Player of the Year.  He batted .360 and led the conference in on-base percentage and runs scored.  In the 9th round, pitcher Alex Cunningham was taken by the San Diego Padres.  Cunningham won 7 games and struck out a conference best 90 batters during the spring campaign.