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Q&A with Mets 20th Round Pick Joey August

With their 20th round pick, the New York Mets selected outfielder Joey August out of Stanford University. August, a former teammate of Savannah outfielder Sean Ratliff, discussed his draft process, his strengths and his thoughts on playing in New York in a draft day Q&A with Tell us what is going through your mind right now after being selected by a team like the New York Mets? Joey August: It is hard to describe. I don't think it has fully sunk in yet. Everyone dreams of having their name affiliated with a professional team and to see my name show up with the Mets logo next to it was pretty unbelievable. The history of their... Recommended Stories