Just hours before his team was to face East Lyme in the Class L semifinals at Palmer Field, Bunnell ace pitcher and UConn commit Ron Rossomando was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds.
This, presumably, was the scene shortly after the a 6-2, 225-pound right hander was selected by the Reds in the 28th round (835 overall). Rossomando is a New Haven Register All-State selection and the 2014 Gatorade Player of the Year,
CINCINNATI REDS SELECT RON ROSSOMANDO IN THE 2015 MLB DRAFT! CONGRATULATIONS FROM ALL OF US AT BUNNELL BABY!!!! pic.twitter.com/pnC6wXb8xZ
— Bunnell Baseball (@BunnellBaseball) June 10, 2015