The Republic Masthead

North grad Ayers signs pro baseball contract with Orioles


Follow The Republic:


COLUMBUS, Ind. — Daniel Ayers has become a professional baseball player.

The left-handed pitcher and recent Columbus North graduate, who was drafted in the 25th round of the Major League Baseball First Year Player draft, signed a contract this afternoon with the Baltimore Orioles while in Sarasota, Fla. If he passes his physical, he will report Wednesday to Sarasota for the start of the Gulf Coast League season.

Saturday is the deadline for drafted players to sign pro contracts.

Please read more details in Friday's edition of The Republic.

Don't settle for a preview.
Subscribe today to see the full story!

  • Hybrid
  • $11/month
  • Sat / Sun Delivery
  • Sat / Sun Coupons
  • Weekend Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Premium
  • $16/month
  • 7-Day Print Delivery
  • All coupons
  • Special Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Digital Only
  • $11/month
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

All comments are moderated before posting. Your email address must be verified with Disqus in order for your comment to appear. If your comments consistently or intentionally make this site a less civil and enjoyable place to be, your comments will be excluded from it.
View our commenting guidelines and FAQ's here.

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.