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Braves go with righty Gunther in Round 12

Braves go with righty Gunther in Round 12

Braves go with righty Gunther in Round 12

After selecting back-to-back third basemen to cap off Day 2 of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, the Braves selected their second consecutive right-handed pitcher to start off Day 3, taking Charleston Southern pitcher Ryan Gunther in the 12th round, the 373rd overall pick.

Gunther led his team with seven wins and 90 2/3 innings pitched in his senior season with the Bucs. He became the sixth right-handed pitcher taken in the Braves' first 12 picks.

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Eric Single is an associate reporter for MLB.com. Braves beat writer Mark Bowman reported on Jason and Jacob Heyward from Los Angeles. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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