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Angels pick up shortstop Rosa in 13th round

Angels pick up shortstop Rosa in 13th round

The Angels broke away from their pitcher-heavy draft in the 13th round of the First-Year Player Draft, when they selected Angel Rosa, a shortstop from Alcorn State University in Mississippi, on Saturday.

Rosa, listed at 6-foot-2 and 190 pounds, is also a product of the Puerto Rico Baseball Academy.

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The shortstop hit .294 and stole 17 bases (21 attempts) last season at Alcorn State.

William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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