Hagerstown native and Mercersburg Academy Ace Pitcher-- Christian Binford had to wait almost the entire second day of the draft.. But finally, Got the call up to the Kansas City Royals as the 906th overall pick in the 30th round. The 6'6 right handed pitcher -- who made a comeback after Tommy John Surgery. Has already signed to play at the University of Virginia. But will now have the choice to go pro, or go to college. For Binford, it was a long day, but he's excited to be drafted in the Major Leagues.