{}
CLOSE

Now Commenting On:

Pirates sign 28th round selection Jerry Mulderig

|

The Pittsburgh Pirates today signed RHP Jerry Mulderig (6-4/205, Rider University), the club's 28th-round selection in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft. The announcement was made by Joe DelliCarri, Pirates Director of Scouting.

Mulderig went 3-2 with a 4.12 ERA (19.2ip/9er) and 13 strikeouts in 11 appearances (four starts) as a junior this year at Rider University in New Jersey. He is the highest draft pick from Rider since Scot Knazek was selected in the 15th round by the Angels in 2006. Mulderig also earned first-team All-League honors as a second baseman and third-team All-League honors as a pitcher during his senior year in high school (2010).

Mulderig has been assigned to the GCL Pirates of the Gulf Coast League (Rookie).

The Pirates have now signed 24 players from this year's draft.

{}
{}
Boys and Girls Club of America

©2014 MLBAM, LP. All rights reserved.

The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions. Use of the Website signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (updated May 24, 2013).

View MLB.com in English | En Español