Burnsville pitcher Sam Carlson faces tough decisions as MLB Draft looms

- Burnsville High School pitcher Sam Carlson could be the best prep prospect from Minnesota since Twins star Joe Mauer played for St. Paul's Cretin-Derham Hall.

He's committed to play college baseball for Florida, but with professional buzz growing and the June 12 Major League Baseball Draft looming, Carlson will likely soon be faced with a choice--join the majors, or choose a major. 

Fox 9's Hobie Artigue sat down with Carlson to see how the teenager is dealing--and thriving--under the pressure. 

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