The Twins selected  Mark Contreras, an outfielder from Cal-Riverside, in the ninth round.

He's a first team all-Big West selection after batting .366 with a .427 on base percentage. He tied a NCAA record with three triples in a game. He also emerged as a team leader for the Highlanders. His head coach is former major league closer - and dominator of the Twins - Troy Percival.

In the 10th, and final, round today, the Twins selected righthander Calvin Faucher from Cal-Irvine. He's senior, like Contreras. That means no leverage. That means a little more bonus control. He was 3-5 with a 4.08 ERA and 12 saves for the Anteaters. He struck out 58 - but walked 30 - in 39.2 innings.

The Twins took six pitchers over the first two days of the draft.

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