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Everyone wants to be wanted, and when you’re a baseball player, there is nothing like being wanted by a major league team.

Corbin Burnes knows the feeling well. On Friday, Burnes, a former player for the Riverhead Tomcats of the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League, was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers. Burnes, a junior righthanded pitcher for St. Mary’s College (California), was selected in the fourth round with the 111th overall pick on the second day of the MLB Draft. READ

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Steve Ascher was drafted in the 17th round by the Tampa Bay Rays.

Steve Ascher was drafted in the 17th round by the Tampa Bay Rays.

Steve Ascher, a former standout pitcher who led Mattituck to a Long Island Championship in 2011, was drafted this afternoon by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 17 round of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.

The news came just after his former team took the field for a regional final after winning another Long Island crown yesterday.

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