PHOTOS: Garrett Whitley drafted to Tampa Bay

Friends, fans and families gathered to view the MLB draft at LT's Grill in Niskayuna June 8, 2015. Local baseball superstar Garrett Whitley was drafted  to the Tampa Bay Rays. (Erica Miller/Gazette Photographer)Friends, fans and families gathered to view the MLB draft at LT's Grill in Niskayuna June 8, 2015. Local baseball superstar Garrett Whitley was drafted to the Tampa Bay Rays. (Erica Miller/Gazette Photographer)

Friends, fans and families gathered to view the MLB draft on a big screen TV at LT’s Grill in Niskayuna on Monday, June 8, 2015. Local baseball superstar Garrett Whitley was drafted to the Tampa Bay Rays.

Read Michael Kelly’s story — Rays makes Garrett Whitley’s dream come true with No. 13 pick — at dailygazette.com.

Niskayuna's Garrett Whitley talks to reporters after he was selected in the first round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday.

Niskayuna’s Garrett Whitley talks to reporters after he was selected in the first round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday.

Photos by Erica Miller/Gazette Photographer