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UPDATE: Baseball: Red Wing's Boldt planning to attend college

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Ryan Boldt's phone did not even ring when he was drafted by the Boston Red Sox Saturday as the 653rd overall pick in the 22nd round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.


The Red Wing senior was making the rounds at more than a dozen graduation open houses and his phone wasn't picking up a signal, but he received a text saying, "Congratulations."

A half hour later, a voicemail popped up.

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Chris Harrell
Chris Harrell is a sports reporter for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he interned at the St. Paul Pioneer Press and The Daily Caller in Washington, D.C. For updates on local sports, follow Chris on Twitter at @RECHarrell.
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