Kyle Virbitsky '17 has been drafted by the Oakland A's.
The standout pitcher, and EA tri-athlete, was taken in the 17th round, 518th overall.
Virbitsky told the Delco Daily Times, "It was a sigh of relief," especially after a challenging year. "It's a tough draft and a tough year with COVID and everything going on. I was just really excited to get an opportunity with an organization that I think is a good fit for me, from everything that I've heard. It seems like a really good spot to play in and I'm just excited to get going."
During his playing career at Penn State, Kyle made 52 appearances and 19 starts- notching 161 strikeouts in 153.2 innings. In his final college season this spring, he collected five wins with 88 strikeouts in 77.2 innings.