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Q&A with Mets 23rd Round Pick Connor Baits

Baits has a commitment to Santa Barbara

With their 23rd round pick in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft, the Mets selected right-handed pitcher Connor Baits out of Point Loma High School in California. In this exclusive Draft Day Q&A, he talks about his process of being drafted by the organization, who he'd compare his game to at the professional level, if he's looking to sign quickly, and more.

InsidePitchMagazine.com: First off, congratulations. Tell us what is going through your mind, how does it feel to be drafted by the Mets? Connor Baits: Feels good, I actually wasn't expecting it. I'm pretty committed to college and then I hurt my ankle. But I got a call from my advisor, my pitching coach, then the area scout letting me know I got drafted. It's a huge honor and I'm just really...

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