With the 10th pick of the 18th round (535th overall) the Cincinnati Reds have selected high school left-handed pitcher Isaac Anesty.
Anesty has signed with his new team.
Hometown: Guelph Ontario
Team: Ontario Blue Jays, Canadian Junior National Team
Coaches: Dan Bleiwas, Sean Travers, Greg Hamilton.
Twitter Handle: @AnestyIsaac
What they're saying: Facing rookie-class Dominican Summer League hitters: 89-90 MPH vs. Mets allowed six runs -- five earned-- over the first two innings, but from third through fifth innings his devastating breaking ball helped him record seven of his eight strikeouts in that span including five straight. Erased a single by picking the runner off at first ...
Against the Brewers pitched four innings, allowing four hits and walk, striking out three. 88-90 MPH vs. Brewers .. 89-91 MPH vs. IMG in Bradenton ... 3.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 6 Ks at T12.