With the 17th pick of the 39th round (1172nd overall) the Toronto Blue Jays selected collegiate infielder, and local product, Mattingly Romanin.
Romanin has signed with his hometown team.
Hometown: Burlington, Ontario
Teams: Chicago State University, Ontario Terriers
Coaches: Scott VandeValk, Steve Joslyn
Twitter Handle: @MRomanin2
What they're saying: All-time record for hits (surpassing the previous record of 221 hits) ... Earned All-WAC honors ... 11 Doubles, two triples, seven homers, 39 RBIs ... Batted .318 in 54 games with .908 OPS ... 5-for-8 stealing bases... Had seven RBIs vs. Roosevelt.