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Jared Poche' picked in 9th round of MLB Draft by Oakland A's

Jared Poche (Source: WAFB) Jared Poche (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU pitcher Jared Poche' was selected in the ninth round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Oakland A's.

Poche' the 261st player selected in the draft, is 10-3 this season with a 3.42 ERA. 

The senior from Lutcher, LA, has 67 strikeouts in 97.1 innings pitched this year and opponents are hitting only .231 against the lefty.

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Poche' was drafted in the 14th round in 2016 by the San Diego Padres, but opted to come back to LSU for his senior season.

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