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Rays take Louisville’s Brendan McKay with 4th pick of MLB Draft

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Most draft experts expected the Tampa Bay Rays to choose University of Louisville two-way player Brendan McKay in the first round if he was still available. When it was Tampa Bay’s turn to select with the fourth overall pick, McKay was still there and Tampa Bay quickly scooped him up. He has unique two-way talent. In 2017, he hit .343 with 17 home runs and drove in 56 runs. As a pitcher, he won 10 games, lost three and sported…

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My best friend is now a dentist!

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Congratulations to my best friend Mark Adamiak, um, make that Dr. Mark Adamiak, on his graduation from dental school at The University of Louisville. This is just a great story: when he was a young boy, Mark’s family fled to the United States to escape communism. Despite growing up in a culture foreign to him, Mark became an outstanding student leader in high school and college. Now, he has just graduated as a doctor and plans to take four more…

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