Former OSU Catcher Picked

Thursday, October 4th 2007, 11:20 am
By: News On 6

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Former Oklahoma State All-American catcher Jason Jaramillo will play for the United States team in the 2007 International Baseball Federation World Cup.

Jaramillo is one of 24 players selected for the team which will play for the World Cup title in Chinese Taipei November 6th through 18th.

Jaramillo played for OSU from 2004 through 2004 and was a second round draft pick of Philadelphia in 2004. He played the past season with Triple-A Ottawa in the Phillies' farm system.

The World Cup features teams from 16 countries. The U.S. team is made up of professional players who are not on a major league team's 25 man roster.