Rangers grab another RHP in ninth

The Rangers selected right-handed pitcher Jose Samayoa with the 280th overall selection in the ninth round.

Samayoa is listed at six feet, 205 pounds. He attended Lee University in Tennessee. The senior went 10-1 in 16 apperances (15 starts) with a 1.73 ERA. He allowed 47 hits in 78 innings pitched, just two were home runs and eight were doubles. He had 83 strikeouts and 19 walks. He had a .173 opposing batting average and had one complete game shutout this season.

He’s the sixth pitcher taken by the Rangers in Day 2, all are right-handed.

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