White's improbable rise to the draft

By JOSHUA CAMPBELL,

It’s been a long journey for West Marion alum Colby White, but the hard-throwing Mississippi State righty is about to get his chance to reach the biggest stage in baseball.

The Tampa Bay Rays selected him in the sixth round of the MLB draft June 4, and White said he had been dreaming about that moment since he was kid.

 
 
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