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Warrensburg’s Kevin Hardin watches his three-run home run leave the yard in the first inning of the West Central Missouri Senior All-Star game in 2017 at Crane Stadium.

Warrensburg alum Kevin Hardin is now a professional baseball player.

The former Tiger's name hit the Major League Baseball transaction wire on Monday, June 17.

He was taken in the 33rd round of the 2019 MLB draft by the Milwaukee Brewers with pick No. 1,003.

Sports Editor Randy Speer can be reached by emailing randy.speer@dsjnow.com, by calling (660) 747-8123 or on Twitter at @RandySpeer_DSJ.

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