Nebraska baseball starting pitcher Matt Waldron was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 18th round as the 550th overall selection of the MLB Draft.
On the season, the 6-foot-2, 185 pound senior went 6-4 overall and posted an ERA of 3.05. He appeared in 16 games, getting the start in 14 of those in 2019.
Waldron is a native of Omaha, Nebraska. He played high school baseball at Westside. He has a twin brother, Mike, who also just concluded his career at NU as a pitcher.
(Photo – Kenny Larabee)