STARKVILLE, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Konnor Pilkington was the highest Mississippi State Bulldog selected in the 2018 MLB Draft. The 3rd Round selection (81st overall pick) put pen to paper with the Chicago White Sox.
Pilkington finished 3-6 with a 4.47 ERA. Konnor recorded a win in the College World Series. He struck out 4 in 6 innings on June 19th. Pilkington had 107 strikeouts in 2018.