Mets nab Washington State's Leckenby in 14th round

Mets nab Washington State's Leckenby in 14th round

Mets nab Washington State's Leckenby in 14th round

The Mets selected J.D. Leckenby, a pitcher out of Washington State University, in the 14th round on Saturday.

Listed at 6-foot-4 and 210 pounds, Leckenby went 2-4 with a 4.62 ERA in 25 appearances out of the bullpen last season for Washington State.

A native of Buhl, Idaho, Leckenby started 14 games as a sophomore at Washington State, going 4-7 with a 4.50 ERA.

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