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Senior Ryan Lindemuth Drafted by New York Yankees
Updated: Tuesday 06/07/2014 (ET)
by TribeAthletics.com
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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – William and Mary Tribe baseball senior Ryan Lindemuth was selected in the 37th round with the 1,112th pick by the New York Yankees on Saturday afternoon.

The Burke, Virginia native, who missed the last 16 games of the season with a hand injury, finished the season with a .297 batting average. He collected 43 hits, 11 doubles, two triples, six homers, and 34 RBIs. For his efforts, he was named Second Team All-CAA.

Lindemuth finished his career playing in 214 games, with 213 starts. He batted .323 with 263 hits, 196 runs scored, 54 doubles, nine triples, 17 home runs, and 160 RBIs. He ranks in the top five all-time in games played, games started, at-bats, runs scored, hits, triples, RBIs, total bases, and hit by pitches. He also ranks in the top 10 in stolen bases and doubles.

He was previously selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 20th round with 599 pick.

He becomes the 32nd overall and the third Tribe player drafted this year, joining juniors Nick Thompson (St. Louis Cardinals) and Michael Katz (New York Mets).  W&M has had five players drafted over the last three seasons.











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