St Ed’s star drafted by Reds

St Ed’s star drafted by Reds
Mackenzie Wainwright (Source: St Edward HS)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Mackenzie Wainwright has a bright future.

Now he has a choice to make.

Wainwright, who starred in baseball and football at St Edward high school, was drafted in round 4 Thursday by the Cincinnati Reds.

He had already committed to Ohio State on a baseball scholarship.

According to Baseball America, the bonus slot value for the 113th pick is $512,400.

This year’s deadline is August 1 for drafted players to sign.

Either way, Wainwright told the team’s website he wants to be a role model for future black baseball players.

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