On Day 3 of the MLB Draft, two former UH baseball players were selected.
Reliever Casey Ryan was picked by the Chicago Cubs in the 18th round; third baseman Josh Rojas was taken by the Houston Astros in the 26th round.
The Major League Baseball draft continues today. Here are players selected with Hawaii ties:
> Hilo High pitcher Joseph Jarneski, 12th round by Texas Rangers. Jarneski said he will forgo college and sign with the Rangers.
> Hawaii recruit Cade Smith, pitcher, 16th round by Minnesota Twins
> Kailua High pitcher Joey Cantillo, 16th round by San Diego Padres
> Waipahu High Kobie Russell, catcher, 17th round by Toronto Blue Jays. Russell said he will sign with the Blue Jays.
> Hawaii recruit Austin Rubick, pitcher, 20th round by Milwaukee Brewers
> HPU pitcher Matthew Gunter, 33rd round by Toronto Blue Jays
> Punahou outfielder Cole Cabrera, 37th round by Tampa Bay Rays