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Crisp County ace Robert Tyler, considered the best high school arm in Georgia, told MLB teams if they didn't plan to take him in the first three rounds, not to bother. And when the San Francisco Giants called and asked what his plans would be if they chose him in the fourth round, Tyler confirmed his pledge and said he was headed to Athens to play baseball for the next three years for the Georgia Bulldogs. (j.d.sumner@albanyherald.com)

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2013 RAY KNIGHT PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Robert Tyler mowed down the competition

Crisp County pitcher and UGA signee Robert Tyler is named the Ray Knight Player of the Year after an amazing season that led the Cougars to the Final Four and ended with Tyler being drafted --- but turning down the pros. (ADDS: breaking of 2013 Albany Herald All-Area First- and Second Team)

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