Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  OTC Bulletin Board - Other OTC  >  American Heritage International Inc    

AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL INC
Mes dernières consult.
Most popular
  Report  
SummaryNewsCompany 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsofficial PublicationsSector newsTweets
The feature you requested does not exist. However, we suggest the following feature:

American Heritage International : first baseman Triston Casas to attend MLB draft

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
05/18/2018 | 02:35am CEST

May 17--Broward County will be represented live at the MLB draft early next month.

American Heritage first baseman and Miami Hurricanes signee Triston Casas was invited to the first round on June 4 and plans on attending.

"It was pretty amazing [to get invited]," Casas told the Sun Sentinel. "I've been watching the draft now for a couple of years, and I've seen the guys that were invited there and how special it is to see the looks on their faces.

"I'm looking forward to hopefully getting my name called pretty early that day and sharing that moment with my family. It's going to be pretty cool."

The power-hitting lefty was one of five players invited to attend in person and will be interviewed during the broadcast, according to a press release. The draft will take place at MLB Network's Studio 42 in New York and also stream on MLB.com.

"It's an exciting moment for Triston," American Heritage coach Bruce Aven said. "He deserves everything he's getting. He's put in the work, and we're very proud of him."

The latest mock draft on MLB.com has him going to the Miami Marlins with the 13th pick. The slot value of the signing bonus there is $4,038,200.

At 6 feet 5 and 249 pounds, Casas is lauded by scouts for his raw hitting power and pitch recognition for an 18-year-old.

"He takes everything that he does very seriously, with a very professional approach," said Matt Blood, Team USA 18U national director, in a statement.

Casas has posted a .393 batting average with six home runs and 29 RBI this season and leads the county in walks (27) as Heritage rolls into regional finals after topping rival Archbishop McCarthy on Wednesday.

He was a first-team All-County selection in the Sun Sentinel each of the past two seasons.

Other Patriots who may be draftable senior prospects are infielder Cory Acton, a Florida signee, and pitcher Bailey Mantilla, signed to UM like Casas.

Last year, the highest local prospect selected was Pavin Smith, a University of Virginia first baseman who went through Palm Beach Gardens and was taken seventh by the Arizona Diamondbacks. McCarthy's Joe Perez and Heritage's Mark Vientos were both second-round picks.

[email protected] / @DavidFurones_

___

(c)2018 the Sun Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)

Visit the Sun Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) at www.sun-sentinel.com

Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

© Tribune Content Agency, source Regional News

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNAT
05/18AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : first baseman Triston Casas to attend MLB draf..
AQ
05/17AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Local Daughter of the American Revolution wins..
AQ
05/17AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : hurdles McCarthy for first regional final bert..
AQ
05/17AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Updated regional baseball schedule
AQ
05/16AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Lanoce hurls Benjamin past American Heritage i..
AQ
05/16AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Lanoce hurls Benjamin into state semis; Weathe..
AQ
05/15AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Drawn-out FHSAA postseason baseball schedule s..
AQ
05/12AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : girls claim first state championship in lacros..
AQ
05/12AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : Vero Beach loses state semifinal
AQ
05/12AMERICAN HERITAGE INTERNATIONAL : DAR chapter presents Quilt of Valor to WWII ve..
AQ
More news
News from SeekingAlpha
2017Youth tobacco use dropped in 2016 
2017A victory for the vaping industry? 
2016SURGEON GENERAL'S WARNING : e-cigarettes 
2016California approves cigarette tax increase 
2016FDA cracks down on online e-cigarette sales 
Managers
NameTitle
Anthony Sarvucci President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Vincent Bonifatto CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Director
Sector and Competitors