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Record-setting MLB Draft for Mountaineers

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Even though the baseball season has ended for West Virginia, the Mountaineers aren't done breaking records. On the final day of the MLB draft, six more members of the WVU baseball team were drafted, giving the Mountaineers a total of eight draft picks. The Arizona Diamodbacks selected Nick Snyder with

Ivan Gonzalez drafted by Chicago White Sox

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia's Ivan Gonzalez was selected by the Chicago White Sox with the 230th pick in the MLB Draft on Tuesday. The 5-foot-9, 190-pound catcher was instrumental for the Mountaineers behind the place. During his time at WVU, he started in 162 games for the Mountaineers in three seasons. He finished with

Alek Manoah selected by Toronto Blue Jays

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia pitcher Alek Manoah was drafted with the 11th draft pick in the first round by the Toronto Blue Jays. The right-hander broke the school's single-season strikeout record this season against George Mason. It was a record that had stood for 55 years. Manoah finished the 2019 campaign with 144

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