Nine Former UNC Baseball Players Named To MLB Opening-Day Rosters
|High School:||Brentwood Academy|
|Born:||December 22, 1989 (30)|
Nine former Tar Heel baseball players have been named to MLB Opening Day rosters, organizations announced on Wednesday. Daniel Bard, Andrew Miller, Jacob Stallings, Colin...Wednesday July 22, 2020
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Monday February 17, 2020
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Saturday August 31, 2019
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