Pilkington signs with White Sox

He was a third-round draft selection.

Posted: Jun 27, 2018 11:00 PM
Updated: Jun 27, 2018 11:06 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Mississippi State pitcher Konnor Pilkington has signed with the Chicago White Sox.

The lefthander was a third-round selection in this year's Major League Baseball Draft. He was the 81st overall pick.

Pilkington reportedly signed for $650,000. He only went 3-6 on the mound this season but won his last game with MSU against North Carolina in the College World Series.

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