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June 10, 2009 at 3:24 PM

Some draft tidbits for your viewing pleasure

These come courtesty of the Mariners’ P.R. staff:

Sixth round pick Shaver Hansen is the son of a (retired) pro wrestler.

Seventh round selection Brian Moran is the nephew of former big leaguer BJ Surhoff, and ninth round pick Trevor Coleman’s dad was pro tennis player Brad Coleman.

The Mariners 28th round selection ,Regan Flaherty, is the son of U. of Southern Maine head coach Ed Flaherty. Coach Flaherty has won two National Championships, and is a member of three coaching Hall of Fames. Regan’s

brother, Ryan Flaherty, was drafted by the Cubs last year.

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