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Former Butte College outfielder Connor Blair gets drafted to the Atlanta Braves.

Posted: Jun 8, 2019 10:20 PM
Updated: Jun 8, 2019 10:32 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. -- Connor Blair, a former Butte College outfielder, gets drafted to the Atlanta Braves.

The Braves picked him up in the 15th round with the No. 457 overall pick.

Blair spent two seasons as a Roadrunner before transferring to the University of Washington. 

He played in a total of 67 games for Butte College, hitting for 32 homeruns and 107 RBIs.

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