Alex Rodriguez Celebrates Nephew Being Selected at MLB Draft

Alex Rodriquez nephew Joe Dunand was blessed this week as he was selected during the MLB draft. Dunand was able to share the life-changing moment with his uncle A-Rod.

Read on to get more details on Alex Rodriguez Celebrating his nephew and NC State SS Joe Dunand being selected at MLB Draft… has received word that former baseball great Alex Rodriguez aka A-Rod was with Joe Dunand and members of his family on Monday.

Alex Rodriguez and the family posted a video of the exciting moment when his nephew’s name was called 51st overall by the Miami Marlins.

In 2014, Joe Dunand was also drafted by the Cleveland Indians, but he chose to play college ball instead. He ended up playing for NC State, where his stats were .287 with 18 home runs, and 51 RBIs in 2017.

Obviously, the MLB was watching the whole time he played in college and now his big moment happened this week.

Alex Rodriguez was there to celebrate the moment NC State SS Joe Dunand learned that he was drafted by the Miami Marlins.

A-Rod wrote:

‘Celebrating tonight… Lil’ Joe is a Marlin! @joedunand #ProudUncle #DNA #familia #305″

Watch as Alex Rodriguez and his the 21-year-old nephewsdreams came true:

Celebrating tonight… Lil’ Joe is a Marlin! @joedunand #ProudUncle #DNA #familia #305

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The former New York Yankees player added on Twitter (photo above):

“Can’t believe it’s already your turn… Good luck in the draft this week @Joedunand #familia #DNA”