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MLB Draft 2021


Date(s) July 11–13, 2021
Location Bellco Theatre
Denver, Colorado
Network(s) MLB Network
ESPN (first round)
Overview
612 total selections in 20 rounds
First selection Henry Davis
Pittsburgh Pirates
First round selections 36

Draft selections

 

First round

Pick Player Team Position School
1 Henry Davis Pittsburgh Pirates Catcher Louisville
2 Jack Leiter Texas Rangers Pitcher Vanderbilt
3 Jackson Jobe Detroit Tigers Pitcher Heritage Hall School (OK)
4 Marcelo Mayer Boston Red Sox Shortstop Eastlake High School (CA)
5 Colton Cowser Baltimore Orioles Outfielder Sam Houston State
6 Jordan Lawlar Arizona Diamondbacks Shortstop Jesuit Dallas (TX)
7 Frank Mozzicato Kansas City Royals Pitcher East Catholic High School (CT)
8 Benny Montgomery Colorado Rockies Outfielder Red Land High School (PA)
9 Sam Bachman Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Miami (OH)
10 Kumar Rocker* New York Mets Pitcher Vanderbilt
11 Brady House Washington Nationals Shortstop Winder-Barrow High School (GA)
12 Harry Ford Seattle Mariners Catcher North Cobb High School (GA)
13 Andrew Painter Philadelphia Phillies Pitcher Calvary Christian Academy (FL)
14 Will Bednar San Francisco Giants Pitcher Mississippi State
15 Sal Frelick Milwaukee Brewers Outfielder Boston College
16 Kahlil Watson Miami Marlins Shortstop Wake Forest High School (NC)
17 Matt McLain Cincinnati Reds Shortstop UCLA
18 Michael McGreevy St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher UC Santa Barbara
19 Gunnar Hoglund Toronto Blue Jays Pitcher Ole Miss
20 Trey Sweeney New York Yankees Shortstop Eastern Illinois
21 Jordan Wicks Chicago Cubs Pitcher Kansas State
22 Colson Montgomery Chicago White Sox Shortstop Southridge High School (IN)
23 Gavin Williams Cleveland Indians Pitcher East Carolina
24 Ryan Cusick Atlanta Braves Pitcher Wake Forest
25 Max Muncy Oakland Athletics Shortstop Thousand Oaks High School (CA)
26 Chase Petty Minnesota Twins Pitcher Mainland Regional High School (NJ)
27 Jackson Merrill San Diego Padres Shortstop Severna Park High School (MD)
28 Carson Williams Tampa Bay Rays Shortstop Torrey Pines High School (CA)
29 Maddux Bruns Los Angeles Dodgers Pitcher UMS-Wright Preparatory School (AL)

Compensatory round

Pick Player Team Position School
30 Jay Allen Cincinnati Reds[Compensation 1] Outfielder John Carroll Catholic High School (FL)

Competitive Balance Round A

Pick Player Team Position School
31 Joe Mack Miami Marlins Catcher Williamsville East High School (NY)
32 Ty Madden Detroit Tigers Pitcher Texas
33 Tyler Black Milwaukee Brewers Second baseman Wright State
34 Cooper Kinney Tampa Bay Rays Second baseman Baylor School (TN)
35 Matheu Nelson Cincinnati Reds Catcher Florida State
36 Noah Miller Minnesota Twins Shortstop Ozaukee High School (WI)

Second round

Pick Player Team Position School
37 Anthony Solometo Pittsburgh Pirates Pitcher Bishop Eustace Preparatory School (NJ)
38 Aaron Zavala Texas Rangers Outfielder Oregon
39 Izaac Pacheco Detroit Tigers Third baseman Friendswood High School (TX)
40 Jud Fabian* Boston Red Sox Outfielder Florida
41 Connor Norby Baltimore Orioles Second baseman East Carolina
42 Ryan Bliss Arizona Diamondbacks Shortstop Auburn
43 Ben Kudrna Kansas City Royals Pitcher Blue Valley Southwest High School (KS)
44 Jaden Hill Colorado Rockies Pitcher LSU
45 Ky Bush Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Saint Mary’s
46 Calvin Ziegler New York Mets Pitcher TNXL Academy (FL)
47 Daylen Lile Washington Nationals Outfielder Trinity High School (KY)
48 Edwin Arroyo Seattle Mariners Shortstop Arecibo Baseball Academy (PR)
49 Ethan Wilson Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder South Alabama
50 Matt Mikulski San Francisco Giants Pitcher Fordham
51 Russell Smith Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher TCU
52 Cody Morissette Miami Marlins Shortstop Boston College
53 Andrew Abbott Cincinnati Reds Pitcher Virginia
54 Joshua Baez St. Louis Cardinals Outfielder Dexter Southfield School (MA)
55 Brendan Beck New York Yankees Pitcher Stanford
56 James Triantos Chicago Cubs Third baseman James Madison High School (VA)
57 Wes Kath Chicago White Sox Third baseman Desert Mountain High School (AZ)
58 Doug Nikhazy Cleveland Indians Pitcher Ole Miss
59 Spencer Schwellenbach Atlanta Braves Pitcher Nebraska
60 Zack Gelof Oakland Athletics Third baseman Virginia
61 Steven Hajjar Minnesota Twins Pitcher Michigan
62 James Wood San Diego Padres Outfielder IMG Academy (FL)
63 Kyle Manzardo Tampa Bay Rays First baseman Washington State

Competitive Balance Round B

Pick Player Team Position School
64 Lonnie White Pittsburgh Pirates Outfielder Malvern Preparatory School (PA)
65 Reed Trimble Baltimore Orioles Outfielder Southern Miss
66 Peyton Wilson Kansas City Royals Second baseman Alabama
67 Adrian Del Castillo Arizona Diamondbacks Catcher Miami (FL)
68 Joe Rock Colorado Rockies Pitcher Ohio
69 Tommy Mace Cleveland Indians Pitcher Florida
70 Ryan Holgate St. Louis Cardinals Outfielder Arizona
71 Robert Gasser San Diego Padres Pitcher Houston

2019 MLB Draft

The 2019 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-Year Player Draft will occur in June 2019. The draft will allot beginner baseball players to MLB groups. The draft request will be set dependent on the switch request of the 2018 MLB season standings. Furthermore, remuneration picks will be circulated for players who did not sign from the 2018 MLB Draft and for groups who lose qualifying free specialists. The main day of the draft will be communicated by MLB Network from their studios in Secaucus, New Jersey.

With the most exceedingly awful record in the 2018 MLB season, the Baltimore Orioles will get the principal by and large pick. The Atlanta Braves will get the ninth generally speaking pick as pay for neglecting to sign Carter Stewart. The Arizona Diamondbacks will get the 26th by and large pick as remuneration for neglecting to sign Matt McLain. The Los Angeles Dodgers will get the 31st in general pick as pay for not marking J. T. Ginn. The Pittsburgh Pirates will get the 37th in general pick for neglecting to sign Gunnar Hoglund. Because of outperforming the extravagance charge limit by over $40 million, the Boston Red Sox first round pick will drop 10 puts down in the draft.

2019 Major League Baseball draft
General information
Date(s) June 2019
Location Secaucus, New Jersey
Network(s) MLB Network
Overview
TBD total selections
First selection Baltimore Orioles
First round selections TBD

Top prospects

Ranking Player Position School
1 Adley Rutschman Catcher Oregon State
2 Bobby Witt Jr. Shortstop Colleyville Heritage High School (TX)
3 Andrew Vaughn First baseman California
4 Shea Langeliers Catcher Baylor
5 CJ Abrams Shortstop Blessed Trinity Catholic High School (GA)
6 Josh Jung Third baseman Texas Tech
7 Carter Stewart Pitcher Eastern Florida State College
8 Riley Greene Outfielder Hagerty High School (FL)
9 Graeme Stinson Pitcher Duke
10 Brennan Malone Pitcher Porter Ridge High School (NC)
11 Kameron Misner Outfielder Missouri
12 Bryson Stott Shortstop UNLV
13 Daniel Espino Pitcher Georgia Premier Academy (GA)
14 Corbin Carroll Outfielder Lakeside School (WA)
15 Zack Thompson Pitcher Kentucky
16 Nick Lodolo Pitcher TCU
17 Matthew Allan Pitcher Seminole High School (FL)
18 Jerrion Ealy Outfielder Jackson Prep (MS)
19 Spencer Jones Pitcher / First baseman La Costa Canyon High School (CA)
20 Jack Leiter Pitcher Delbarton School (NJ)
21 Braden Shewmake Shortstop Texas A&M
22 Will Holland Shortstop Auburn
23 Rece Hinds Third baseman Niceville High School (FL)
24 J.J. Bleday Outfielder Vanderbilt
25 Michael Busch First baseman North Carolina
26 Matt Wallner Outfielder Southern Miss
27 Maurice Hampton Outfielder Memphis University School (TN)
28 Will Wilson Shortstop NC State
29 Logan Davidson Shortstop Clemson
30 Tyler Dyson Pitcher Florida
31 Brett Baty Third baseman Lake Travis High School (TX)
32 Matthew Lugo Shortstop Carlos Beltran Baseball Academy (PR)
33 Tyler Callihan Third baseman Providence School (FL)
34 Kyle Stowers Outfielder Stanford
35 Ryne Nelson Pitcher Oregon
36 Matthew Thompson Pitcher Cypress Ranch High School (TX)
37 Hunter Barco Pitcher Bolles School (FL)
38 Alek Manoah Pitcher West Virginia
39 George Kirby Pitcher Elon
40 Chase Strumpf Second baseman UCLA
41 Brooks Lee Shortstop San Luis Obispo High School (CA)
42 Mike Toglia First baseman / Outfielder UCLA
43 Erik Miller Pitcher Stanford
44 J.J. Goss Pitcher Cypress Ranch High School (TX)
45 Logan Wyatt First baseman Louisville
46 Riley Cornelio Pitcher Pine Creek High School (CO)
47 Drew Mendoza Third baseman Florida State
48 Will Robertson Outfielder Creighton
49 Nasim Nunez Shortstop Collins Hill High School (GA)
50 Sammy Siani Outfielder William Penn Charter School (PA)

First round selections

Key
* Player did not sign
Pick Player Team Position School
1 Baltimore Orioles
2 Kansas City Royals
3 Chicago White Sox
4 Miami Marlins
5 Detroit Tigers
6 San Diego Padres
7 Cincinnati Reds
8 Texas Rangers
9 Atlanta Braves[Compensation 1]
10 San Francisco Giants
11 Toronto Blue Jays
12 New York Mets
13 Minnesota Twins
14 Philadelphia Phillies
15 Los Angeles Angels
16 Arizona Diamondbacks
17 Washington Nationals
18 Pittsburgh Pirates
19 St. Louis Cardinals
20 Seattle Mariners
21 Atlanta Braves
22 Tampa Bay Rays
23 Colorado Rockies
24 Cleveland Indians
25 Los Angeles Dodgers
26 Arizona Diamondbacks[Compensation 2]
27 Chicago Cubs
28 Milwaukee Brewers
29 Oakland Athletics
30 New York Yankees
31 Los Angeles Dodgers[Compensation 3]
32 Houston Astros

Compensatory Round

Pick Player Team Position School
33 Arizona Diamondbacks[Compensation 4]
34 Arizona Diamondbacks[Compensation 5]

Competitive Balance Round A

Pick Player Team Position School
35 Miami Marlins
36 Tampa Bay Rays
37 Pittsburgh Pirates[Compensation 6]
38 New York Yankees[Trades 1]
39 Tampa Bay Rays[Trades 2]
40 Texas Rangers[Trades 3]
41 Minnesota Twins

2018 MLB Draft

The 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-Year Player Draft started on June 4, 2018. The draft allocated novice baseball players to MLB groups. The draft arrange was resolved in view of the turn around request of the 2017 MLB season last standings. Likewise, remuneration picks were conveyed for players who did not sign from the 2017 MLB Draft and for groups who lose qualifying free specialists. The initial 43 picks, including the first round and compensatory picks, were communicated by MLB Network on June 4.

With a tie for the most exceedingly bad record in the 2017 MLB season at 64– 98, the Detroit Tigers got the main general pick in front of the San Francisco Giants through a sudden death round. The Detroit Tigers chose Casey Mize with the principal general pick in the draft. There were an aggregate of 40 adjusts in the draft, with 1,214 players chose.

Date(s) June 4–6, 2018
Location Secaucus, New Jersey
Network(s) (US) MLB Network
Picks
First selection Casey Mize, Detroit Tigers
Overall selections 1,214

First round selections

* Player did not sign
Pick Player Team Position School
1 Casey Mize Detroit Tigers Pitcher Auburn
2 Joey Bart San Francisco Giants Catcher Georgia Tech
3 Alec Bohm Philadelphia Phillies Third baseman Wichita State
4 Nick Madrigal Chicago White Sox Shortstop Oregon State
5 Jonathan India Cincinnati Reds Third baseman Florida
6 Jarred Kelenic New York Mets Outfielder Waukesha West High School (WI)
7 Ryan Weathers San Diego Padres Pitcher Loretto High School (TN)
8 Carter Stewart* Atlanta Braves Pitcher Eau Gallie High School (FL)
9 Kyler Murray Oakland Athletics Outfielder Oklahoma
10 Travis Swaggerty Pittsburgh Pirates Outfielder South Alabama
11 Grayson Rodriguez Baltimore Orioles Pitcher Central Heights High School (TX)
12 Jordan Groshans Toronto Blue Jays Shortstop Magnolia High School (TX)
13 Connor Scott Miami Marlins Outfielder Plant High School (FL)
14 Logan Gilbert Seattle Mariners Pitcher Stetson
15 Cole Winn Texas Rangers Pitcher Orange Lutheran High School (CA)
16 Matthew Liberatore Tampa Bay Rays Pitcher Mountain Ridge High School (AZ)
17 Jordyn Adams Los Angeles Angels Outfielder Green Hope High School (NC)
18 Brady Singer Kansas City Royals Pitcher Florida
19 Nolan Gorman St. Louis Cardinals Third baseman Sandra Day O’Connor High School (AZ)
20 Trevor Larnach Minnesota Twins Outfielder Oregon State
21 Brice Turang Milwaukee Brewers Shortstop Santiago High School (CA)
22 Ryan Rolison Colorado Rockies Pitcher Ole Miss
23 Anthony Seigler New York Yankees Catcher Cartersville High School (GA)
24 Nico Hoerner Chicago Cubs Shortstop Stanford
25 Matt McLain* Arizona Diamondbacks Shortstop Beckman High School (CA)
26 Triston Casas Boston Red Sox Infielder American Heritage School (FL)
27 Mason Denaburg Washington Nationals Pitcher Merritt Island High School (FL)
28 Seth Beer Houston Astros Outfielder Clemson
29 Noah Naylor Cleveland Indians Catcher St. Joan of Arc Catholic Secondary School
30 J. T. Ginn* Los Angeles Dodgers Pitcher Brandon High School (MS)

Compensatory Round

Pick Player Team Position School
31 Shane McClanahan Tampa Bay Rays[Compensation 1] Pitcher South Florida
32 Nick Schnell Tampa Bay Rays[Compensation 2] Outfielder Roncalli High School (IN)
33 Jackson Kowar Kansas City Royals[Compensation 3] Pitcher Florida
34 Daniel Lynch Kansas City Royals[Compensation 4] Pitcher Virginia
35 Ethan Hankins Cleveland Indians[Compensation 5] Pitcher Forsyth Central High School (GA)

Competitive Balance Round A

Pick Player Team Position School
36 Gunnar Hoglund* Pittsburgh Pirates Pitcher Fivay High School (FL)
37 Cadyn Grenier Baltimore Orioles Shortstop Oregon State
38 Xavier Edwards San Diego Padres Shortstop North Broward Preparatory School (FL)
39 Jake McCarthy Arizona Diamondbacks Outfielder Virginia
40 Kris Bubic Kansas City Royals Pitcher Stanford
41 Lenny Torres Cleveland Indians Pitcher Beacon High School (NY)
42 Grant Lavigne Colorado Rockies First baseman Bedford High School (NH)
43 Griffin Roberts St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Wake Forest

Other Notable Selections

Round Pick Player Team Position School
2 44 Parker Meadows Detroit Tigers Outfielder Grayson High School (GA)
2 45 Sean Hjelle San Francisco Giants Pitcher Kentucky
2 46 Steele Walker Chicago White Sox Outfielder Oklahoma
2 52 Griffin Conine Toronto Blue Jays Outfielder Duke
2 56 Tyler Frank Tampa Bay Rays Shortstop Florida Atlantic
2 65 Tim Cate Washington Nationals Pitcher Connecticut
2 67 Nick Sandlin Cleveland Indians Pitcher Southern Miss
B 70 Jeremy Eierman Oakland Athletics Shortstop Missouri State
B 71 Tanner Dodson Tampa Bay Rays Outfielder California
2C 76 Luken Baker St. Louis Cardinals[Compensation 6] First baseman Texas Christian
3 79 Kody Clemens Detroit Tigers Second baseman Texas
3 81 Konnor Pilkington Chicago White Sox Pitcher Mississippi State
3 82 Bren Spillane Cincinnati Reds Outfielder Illinois
3 87 Blaine Knight Baltimore Orioles Pitcher Arkansas
3 89 Tristan Pompey Miami Marlins Outfielder Kentucky
3 100 Durbin Feltman Boston Red Sox Pitcher TCU
4 107 Colton Eastman Philadelphia Phillies Pitcher Cal State Fullerton
4 112 Tristan Beck Atlanta Braves Pitcher Stanford
4 123 Steven Gingery St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Texas Tech
4 125 Aaron Ashby Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher Crowder College
4 132 Alex McKenna Houston Astros Outfielder Cal Poly
6 185 Drew Rasmussen Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher Oregon State
7 204 Brett Kinneman Pittsburgh Pirates Outfielder NC State
8 233 J. J. Schwarz Oakland Athletics Catcher Florida
12 370 Chase Shugart Boston Red Sox Pitcher Texas
15 450 Nick Sprengel Tampa Bay Rays Pitcher San Diego
32 969 Austin Bergner Arizona Diamondbacks Pitcher North Carolina
38 1146 Kumar Rocker* Colorado Rockies Pitcher North Oconee High School (GA)
39 1169 Shea Patterson Texas Rangers Third baseman Michigan
40 1210 Zach Watson* Boston Red Sox Outfielder LSU