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INF Tyler Freeman selected by Cleveland with the 71st overall selection

The Cleveland Indians tonight selected INF TYLER FREEMAN with their Completive Balance Lottery Round "B" selection (71st overall) in the 2017 First-Year Player Draft.

Freeman, 18, batted .526 (51-97) with 8 doubles, 4 triples, 4 home runs, 36 RBI and 35 runs scored in 30 games for Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, California. He was named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American after leading the state of California high school players in batting average. He was named Baseline League MVP, leading his team to a 27-3 record and CIF (California Interscholastic Federation) Southern Section Division 2 title.

The Cleveland Indians tonight selected INF TYLER FREEMAN with their Completive Balance Lottery Round "B" selection (71st overall) in the 2017 First-Year Player Draft.

Freeman, 18, batted .526 (51-97) with 8 doubles, 4 triples, 4 home runs, 36 RBI and 35 runs scored in 30 games for Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, California. He was named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game 1st Team All-American after leading the state of California high school players in batting average. He was named Baseline League MVP, leading his team to a 27-3 record and CIF (California Interscholastic Federation) Southern Section Division 2 title.

Freeman has signed a National Letter of Intent with TCU.

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