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Indians select RHP Casey Shane in sixth round of MLB Draft


In the 6th round (171st overall) the Indians selected RHP CASEY SHANE from Centennial High School in Burleson, Texas.

The 6'4', 200-pound right-hander went 5-2 with a 1.60 ERA (9ER/39.1 IP) with 77 strikeouts as oppossed to just 8 walks for the 2013 Centennial Spartans. He held opposing batters to a .143 average against and a .205 OBP. Shane, 17, did not allow a single home run in 39.1 innings as a senior. The Texas A&M commit was recently named to the Rawlings All-American First Team.

The Indians have selected pitchers in each of the last four rounds.

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