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Bethune Cookman College to Seattle Mariners?

OF Sebastian Boucher and RHP Mumba Rivera

In sort of a random story, the Mariners have selected two players from Bethune Cookman College so far in the 2004 MLB draft, OF Sebastien Boucher (7th round) and RHP Mumba Rivera (21st round). InsidethePark caught up with their head coach, Mervyl Melendez, to learn more about the pair of up-and-comers. "Potential" and "Ceiling" are two words often associated with these players.

The Seattle Mariners established a pipeline of sorts over the last two days of the MLB First-Year Player Draft, twice dipping into the talent pool at Bethune Cookman College in Daytona Beach, Fla. to come up with selections. First, Seattle nabbed speedy outfielder Sebastien Boucher in the seventh round (213th overall) on Monday. Then today, day two of the draft, the Mariners chose RHP Mumba... Recommended Stories

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