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7 POWER players selected in 2009 MLB Draft

June 11, 2009, Palm Springs, CA – Three former POWER players along with four current players were selected in the Major League Baseball draft on June 9th, 10th, and 11th. Ryan Wheeler was the earliest POWER player taken when the Arizona Diamondbacks dra

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7 former POWER players chosen in 2007 MLB Draft

Seven ex-POWER players were selected in the 2007 MLB Draft. 2005 POWER pitcher James Simmons, from University of California Riverside , was picked in the first round and 26th overall by the Oakland Athletics.  Left-handed pitcher Chris Siegfried, Univers

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Donald James Simmons Selected in 2007 MLB Draft

Earlier today, James Simmons was drafted in the 1st round of the 2007 MLB draft with the 26th overall pick by the Oakland A’s. James, who just finished his junior year at the University of California Riverside , was the number one starting pitcher for t

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