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Phillies draft local product in first round

The Phillies drafted left-handed pitcher Jesse Biddle with their first-round pick in the Major League Baseball draft, the 27th overall. Biddle is a local kid, coming from Germantown Friends High School.

Phillies draft local product in first round

The Phillies selected Germantown Friends product Jesse Biddle with the 27th overall pick. (John Costello / Staff Photographer)
The Phillies selected Germantown Friends product Jesse Biddle with the 27th overall pick. (John Costello / Staff Photographer)

The Phillies drafted left-handed pitcher Jesse Biddle with their first-round pick in the Major League Baseball draft, the 27th overall.

Biddle is a local product. He lives in Havertown and attends Germantown Friends High School.

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