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      65 Players from the ACC Were Drafted by MLB Teams

      From the ACC:GREENSBORO, N.C. - Sixty-five student-athletes from Atlantic Coast Conference schools were taken during the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded on Saturday. The total sets a new league record and marks the eighth time in the last nine years that at least 50 league players have been selected. All 14 ACC programs had at least one player drafted.Earlier in the draft, the ACC had six players chosen in the first round and the first competitive balance round, three times more than any other conference and tying the previous record set in 1994. It extended a streak with at least one first round pick from the ACC to 23 straight years. Florida State and Virginia led all ACC schools and tied for second nationally with eight picks apiece. Miami and NC State had seven players selected, while Clemson and Georgia Tech had six taken.Of the 30 MLB teams, 27 drafted at least one player from the ACC. ACC in the 2014 MLB DraftRoundPickPlayerSchoolPos.YearTeam13Carlos RodonNC StateLHPJRChicago White Sox113Trea TurnerNC StateSSJRSan Diego119Nick HowardVirginiaRHPJRCincinnati127Luke WeaverFlorida StateRHPJRSt. LouisCB A37Derek FisherVirginiaOFJRHoustonCB A38Mike PapiVirginiaOFJRCleveland245Jake StinnettMarylandRHPSRChicago Cubs257Andrew SuarezMiamiLHPJRWashington265Daniel GossettClemsonRHPJROakland378Mark ZagunisVirginia TechCJRChicago Cubs4108Brett AustinNC StateCJRChicago White Sox4110Sam ClayGeorgia TechLHPSOMinnesota4121Pat ConnaughtonNotre DameRHPJRBaltimore5154Drew Van OrdenDukeRHPSRWashington5157Michael RussellNorth CarolinaSSJRTampa Bay5163Chris DiazMiamiLHPJRAtlanta6172Brandon LeibrandtFlorida StateLHPJRPhiladelphia7213Brandon DownesVirginiaCFJRKansas City7214D.K. CareyMiamiCFSRWashington7222Branden CogswellVirginiaSSJROakland8241Steve WilkersonClemson2BSRBaltimore8250Artie LewickiVirginiaRHPSRDetroit9256Bryan RadziewskiMiamiLHPSRHouston9261Peter MillerFlorida StateRHPSRSeattle9270Justin GonzalezFlorida StateSS5SArizona9279Matt CampbellClemsonRHPSRLos Angeles Dodgers10296Javi SalasMiamiRHPSRMilwaukee14430Josh HeddingerGeorgia TechRHPJRDetroit15438Ben BrewsterMarylandLHPSRChicago White Sox15447Logan JerniganNC StateRHPJRSan Diego15448Benton MossNorth CarolinaRHPJRSan Francisco15452Andrew ChinBoston CollegeLHPJRNew York Yankees16485Garrett BoulwareClemsonCJRCincinnati16492Jose BrizuelaFlorida State3BJROakland18534Dusty IsaacsGeorgia TechRHPSRToronto18536Luke CurtisPittRHPJRMilwaukee18541Matthew GrimesGeorgia TechRHPSRBaltimore18554Jordan BettsDuke3BSRBoston19559Brad MarkeyVirginia TechRHPSRChicago Cubs19572Joe HarveyPittRHPSRNew York Yankees21619Charles WhiteMarylandOFJRChicago Cubs21621Jay BaumClemsonSSJRSeattle21626Donnie HissaNotre DameRHPSRMilwaukee21628Matt CrownoverClemsonLHPSOSan Francisco21629Tyler PalmerMiamiLFSRLos Angeles Angels21631John McLeodWake ForestLHPSRBaltimore21640Whit MayberryVirginiaRHPSRDetroit23681Pat PetersonNC StateLHPJRSeattle24709Daniel SpingolaGeorgia TechCFJRChicago Cubs25760Gage SmithFlorida StateRHP5SDetroit26766Mott HydeGeorgia Tech2BSRHouston26770Blake SchmitMarylandSSSRMinnesota26790Jack FischerWake ForestRHPSRDetroit26792Rob HuberDukeRHPSROakland27808Connor KadenWake ForestRHPJRSan Francisco27814Conor KeniryWake ForestSSSRWashington28833Landon LassiterNorth Carolina3BSOColorado31937Andrew WoeckNC StateRHPSRTampa Bay31941Luis PaulaNorth CarolinaRHPJRPittsburgh341020Nate IrvingVirginiaCJRArizona341022Matt WotherspoonPittRHPSRNew York Yankees341032John NogowskiFlorida State1BJROakland371096Eric PetersonNC StateRHPJRHouston371121Bryant HoltmannFlorida StateLHPJRPittsburgh401186Alexander HernandezMiami2BSRHouston
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