John Mayberry, Jr. And Jed Lowrie Taken Early In 2005 MLB Draft
June 7, 2005
New York, N.Y. - Stanford Baseball players John Mayberry, Jr. and Jed Lowrie have been selected early on the first day of the 2005 MLB First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday. Mayberry (Kansas City, MO/Rockhurst HS) was chosen by the Toronto Blue Jays in the first round with the 19th selection overall. Lowrie (Salem, OR/North Salem HS) was taken by the Boston Red Sox as a Compensation A choice between the first and second rounds with the 45th pick overall.
Stanford has now had 17 players in the past 19 years of the draft taken in either the first round or as a Compensation A pick.
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