Former UK outfielder Tristan Pompey inked his deal with the Miami Marlins on Tuesday.
The third-round selection signed a contract for $645,000, slightly above the allotted value of the 89th pick in the draft.
Pompey leaves UK ranked 18th on the school’s all-time hits list after 193 hits in his three seasons in Lexington. He hit a combined .321 in 165 games over the course of his career, with 136 runs, 46 doubles, one triple, 24 home runs, 113 RBI, 99 walks, 21 stolen bases and an OPS of .947. The 46 doubles and 99 walks each rank 11th in school history.