UW ace Noah Bremer goes to the Texas Rangers in the sixth round, and CF Jack Meggs goes to the Oakland Athletics in the 10th round.

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University of Washington catcher Joey Morgan was selected in the third round (No. 95 overall) of the MLB draft by the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.

The pick comes with a slot bonus value of $564,000.

A junior from Sisters, Oregon, Morgan led the Huskies with a .324 batting average in 2017, with five home runs and 45 RBI in 53 games.

In April, Morgan was named the top catcher in college baseball by the website D1baseball.com.

“Joey’s been great back there. He’s, from my perspective, as good as there is on the West Coast, catch-and-throw,” UW coach Lindsay Meggs said.

He’s the Huskies’ highest draft pick since catcher Austin Rei (81st overall, Boston) and outfielder Braden Bishop (94th overall, Seattle) went in the third round in 2015.

In the sixth round Monday, UW ace Noah Bremer went to the Texas Rangers with the 194th overall selection. That pick comes with a slot bonus value of $224,000.

Bremer, a 6-foot-5 right-hander from Berkeley, California, was 6-3 with a 3.15 ERA for the Huskies this year, striking out 103 batters in 103 innings.

In the 10th round, UW centerfielder Jack Meggs went to the Oakland Athletics with the 291st pick. Meggs, a Bellevue High product and the son of UW head coach Lindsay Meggs, hit .265 with a team-high 40 runs as a senior this season.