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Rangers choose Olmstead in 13th round

Rangers choose Olmstead in 13th round

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Rangers choose Olmstead in 13th round

The Rangers took outfielder Taylor Olmstead with the 400th overall selection in the 13th round of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft on Saturday.

Olmstead attended Greenwich High in Connecticut. According to Maxpreps, Olmstead hit .338 in 24 games with a .402 on-base percentage. Olmstead is listed at 6-foot-3, 200 pounds and plays right field.

Olmstead also played football in high school as a safety and tight end. He's committed to play baseball at UConn.

Master Tesfatsion is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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