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Q&A with Sixth-Round Pick Casey Lambert

Casey Lambert

University of Virginia left-hander Casey Lambert finished his college career as the ACC's all-time career saves leader. The senior southpaw became the Cubs' sixth-round draft pick on Friday.

How did the move to closer first come about? I'd always been a starter in high school, but I got to college and the coaches were only looking to get some innings from me my freshman year. They figured that putting me into the bullpen was not only where they needed the most help, but where they saw me. I went on to be a closer for four years. Is closing something you feel you can really add to... Recommended Stories

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