San Diego, CA. – Two of West Virginia’s four most recent baseball alumni were recently drafted to the San Diego Padres in the 2021 MLB Draft. Jackson Wolf and Ryan Bergert were both drafted several weeks ago by the Padres and both this week signed their rookie contracts.
As the 129th overall pick (fourth round), Wolf secured a $300,000 signing bonus.
Two rounds later, Bergert was the 190th overall draft pick. Bergert secured a $500,000 signing bonus.