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Mathis gets second chance, signs with Houston Astros

His senior season didn’t quite go as expected, but Tanner Mathis will end up playing pro ball after all.

A year ago, the Rebel outfielder turned down an opportunity to sign with the Houston Astros after being selected in the 27th round of the MLB First-Year Players Draft. (more…) (June 19, 2013, Page 7)

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    OF Mathis opts to return to Ole Miss

    For about eight hours Wednesday, Tanner Mathis was ready to be a professional.

    But then he had a change of heart, and Thursday the junior outfielder publicly announced on Twitter his decision to return to Ole Miss for his senior season. (more…) (June 8, 2012, Page 6A)

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