ASU signee Michael Faulkner drafted by A’s

JONESBORO, Ar - Arkansas State baseball signee Michael Faulkner (Germantown, Tenn.) was drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 21st round of the Major League Baseball Draft.

Faulkner, a 5-10, 190-pound centerfielder, was drafted Wednesday with the 633rd overall pick.  Considered the fourth-best prep player in the state of Tennessee, Faulkner hit .450 with 27 RBI, 10 doubles, six triples and 28 stolen bases as a senior after committing to Arkansas State in the fall.