Mike Ivie, former MLB No. 1 overall draft pick, dies at 70

Former Major League Baseball No. 1 overall draft pick Mike Ivey passed away on Friday.

Mike Ivey passed away peacefully at his home after battling health issues.

Mike Ivy passed away at the age of 70.

Mike Ivey was selected by the San Diego Padres in 1970 at the age of 17.

Mike Ivy made his Major League debut a year later with San Diego.

Mike Ivy played six games until 1974 before being demoted to the minors.

The Padres paid tribute to Mike Ivey on Monday via a social media post.

The Twitter post said, "We are mourning the passing of former Padre Mike Ivey, who passed away last week at the age of 70."