Elijah Dunham drafted by the Pirates


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) Reitz graduate Elijah Dunham has been drafted by the Pirates. The Indiana sophomore was selected by Pittsburgh in the 40th round of the MLB Draft.

Dunham led IU in hitting this season with a .310 average.

He also had 8 home runs and 29 RBI.

Dunham has until July 15th to sign a contract with the Pirates or announce he will return to IU for his junior season.

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(This story was originally published on June 5, 2019)

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