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Q&A with Mets 19th Round Pick Dustin Lawley

Lawley was selected 582nd overall

With their 19th round pick in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, the New York Mets selected University of West Florida center fielder Dustin Lawley. In this Draft Day Q&A, Lawley talks to Inside Pitch about his draft day, his reaction to be selected by the Mets, his best on the field moments and more.

InsidePitchMagazine.com: Tell us what is going through your mind right now after being selected by a team like the New York Mets? What was going on during the phone call? Dustin Lawley: I'm just excited to get the chance to play pro baseball and to live the dream. I wasn't doing anything today when it happened. I was just sitting around and my brothers kept getting text saying congratulations...

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