RHP Will McAffer 32nd Round (955th Overall)- Cincinnati Reds

With the 10th pick of the 32nd round (955th overall) the Cincinnati Reds selected high school right-handed pitcher Will McAffer.

 Bats/Throws: Right/Right

Hometown: North Vancouver, British Columbia

Teams: North Shore Twins, Canadian Junior National Team

Coaches: John Haar, Greg Hamilton

College Commitment:C-South Dakota State

Scouts: Bill Byckowski, Dan Bleiwas, Jamie Bodaly

What they're saying: On the D.R. tour vs. rookie-class Dominican Summer League teams Allowed five runs -- two earned -- against the Mariners, was 86-89 MPH ... Facing the Cubs, gave up two singles and a run in the first then retiring eight hitters in a row, including two strikeouts ...

On FLA trip: 5 Ks in 5 IPs vs. Toronto Blue Jays plus Tigers minor leaguers ... Popped at Vancouver bureau camp: 90-92 MPH ... 5 IPs, 0 ER to beat Ontario at Canada Cup in Saskatoon.

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