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Q&A with Rangers 22nd Round Pick Ben Rowen

Rowen led the Hokies with a 2.67 ERA

The Texas Rangers selected submarining right-handed reliever Ben Rowen with their 22nd round pick on Tuesday afternoon. Lone Star Dugout caught up with the Virginia Tech product, who led the resurgent Hokies with six saves and a 2.67 ERA this season.

Every time right-hander Ben Rowen steps on the mound, he's sure to draw plenty of attention. Rowen is not just a sidearm pitcher––he's a submariner. The Texas Rangers' 22nd round pick in this week's MLB Draft, Rowen is a rare breed, often drawing comparisons to big league veteran reliever Chad Bradford. Also a reliever himself, Rowen recently wrapped up a four-year college career, spending two... Recommended Stories

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