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In the last two seasons at Stanford, Diekroeger has developed into a starter, playing in 59 games this season after starting all 54 games last season as a junior.
The 22-year-old Diekroeger, who was drafted as a third baseman despite playing first for Stanford, has hit .311 this season. He went 2-for-4 in Stanford's 11-6 loss against Vanderbilt on Friday in the NCAA Super Regionals.
The Diekroeger family are no strangers to professional baseball. Danny's brother, Kenny, is currently playing in Class A ball for the Royals.
Alex Halsted is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.