Jake Lemoine. RECORD PHOTO: Mark Dunn

Former Bridge City Cardinal pitcher, Jacob Lemoine, was drafted by the Texas Rangers on Day 2 of the Major League Baseball draft on Tuesday.

Lemoine was selected in the fourth round of the draft to pitch for the Rangers.

Lemoine, signed to play Division I baseball for the University of Houston Cougars last spring.

After weighing his options, Lemoine has decided to pursue his collegiate career and education with the University of Houston prior to going into Major League Baseball.