Cannons Centerfielder Drafted by Seattle Mariners

Purcellville Cannons centerfielder DeAires Moses was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 19th round today.

Moses, 20, was also drafted by the Mariners in the 2014 MLB June Amateur Draft. He later attended Volunteer State Community College in Tennessee before coming to the Cannons this year. He is from Old Hickory, TN, where he graduated from East Nashville Magnet School.

The Cannons will host the Winchester Royals tomorrow, Sunday, at 7 p.m. See the team’s full schedule here.

See related: “Photo Gallery: Purcellville Cannons

Players put their hands over their hearts during the singing of the National Anthem. (Douglas Graham/Loudoun Now)
Players put their hands over their hearts during the singing of the National Anthem. (Douglas Graham/Loudoun Now)