Braves pick left-hander Kyle Muller with 44th overall selection

The Atlanta Braves continued to grab young pitching with their third pick in the MLB draft, selecting left-handed pitcher Kyle Muller with the 44th overall selection.

Kyle Muller is 6-foot-6, 210 pounds and a product of Dallas Jesuit Prep in Dallas, Texas. He was recently named the 2016 Gatorade National Player of the Year.

Muller is the third high school pitcher the Braves drafted on Thursday. Atlanta took right-hander Ian Anderson with the third overall pick then selected left-hander Joey Wentz with the 40th selection.