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Palo Alto grad Boyd starts his pro baseball career with A's

Original post made on Jun 15, 2012

Palo Alto's B.J. Boyd was true to his word, signing his first professional contract less than a week after being drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the fourth round of Major League Baseball's First-Year Player Draft.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, June 14, 2012, 10:01 AM

Comments (5)

Posted by Paly baseball fan, a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Jun 15, 2012 at 10:39 am

I wish B.J. all the luck in the world and hope he is able to make it as a pro baseball player. [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff.]
So stay healthy, B.J., and have a great time in the pros. We hope that you have a very long run and wish you much success.


Posted by BJ is an "A", a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jun 15, 2012 at 11:25 am

Congratulations and all the best.
You will do great things as you have already demonstrated.


Posted by Gray's mom, a resident of Menlo Park
on Jun 15, 2012 at 3:01 pm

Best wishes for a successful career. Stay healthy & focused. See you in Oakland!


Posted by Joban Brown, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jun 17, 2012 at 2:34 pm

BJ may be considered one of the best athletes in Palo Alto history. He will do fine in life in regards to whatever he chooses.


Posted by Paly '82 Alum, a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Jun 17, 2012 at 9:45 pm

[Post removed by Palo Alto Online.]


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