Mississippi State shortstop signee Dale Burdick was selected by the New York Mets in the final round of the 2014 MLB Draft.
The Mets took Burdick with the 1,195th pick out of Summit (Tenn.) High School. He has been committed to the Diamond Dogs since July 2012 and signed this past fall.
Burdick was a Southeast first team All-Region selection by Perfect Game
Burdick is one of two Bulldog signees to be selected along with catcher Chase Vallot, who was 40th overall pick.
Burdrick will have until July 18 to sign with the Mets or continue his plan to play for MSU.