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Chicago Cubs Sign Cinnaminson's Mark Zagunis

Zagunis, a Holy Cross High School graduate, was drafted No. 78 by the Cubs on June 6.

Cinnaminson resident and Holy Cross High School graduate Mark Zagunis signed his first professional baseball contract with the Chicago Cubs this week, the Burlington County Times reports.

According to mlb.com the deal is worth $615,000, although the club is not disclosing the amount of the contract.

In three years at Virginia Tech, Zagunis hit .338 and stole 52 bases, according to mlb.com. He had 39 RBIs his junior year.

He was drafted No. 78 by the Cubs in this year's Major League Baseball Draft on June 6, according to the Courier Post.

Zagunis grew up as a Yankees fan in Cinnaminson, but said he's always wanted to see Wrigley Field.

For more, visit burlingtoncountytimes.com.
Drew P. Nipps June 26, 2014 at 06:22 PM
snooze
Dan June 27, 2014 at 08:59 AM
Congratulations Mark! Your great work ethic and positive attitude have truly helped you! Celebrate your achievement!
Cinnaminson Travel Baseball June 27, 2014 at 10:17 AM
Congrats and good luck.
Skitch June 29, 2014 at 09:19 PM
That's awesome. Congratulations Mark!

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