- Top Guardians Draft pick from every season
The MLB Draft is a time when hopeful high school and college players will be one step closer to reaching their dreams. So many players have been in their shoes in the past, and only a handful end up reaching the big stage. And even more excitement surrounds each team’s...
- MLB Draft League announces 2022 schedule, expanded format
The MLB Draft League announced the schedule for the 2022 season, the second year of the newly established league in partnership with Major League Baseball and Prep Baseball Report. Building on the success of the league’s inaugural campaign, the 2022 season will feature an expanded format, moving from 68 to...
- Here's the 2022 Draft order
There wasn’t just final day drama surrounding the playoff race in Major League Baseball. It trickled all the way down to the bottom end of the standings, where Sunday's games determined who will have the No. 1 pick in the 2022 Draft. With the D-backs winning their final contest of...
- Draft talent set for Baseball Factory game
The annual Baseball Factory All-America Game may have a new venue in 2021, but the quality of talent hasn't changed. One of the major all-star games on the showcase circuit, the Baseball Factory event will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. CT at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., and...
- Experts offer up early 2022 mock Draft
We may be about nine months away from the 2022 MLB Draft, but it’s never too early to forecast what will happen at the top of next year's first round. MLB.com’s Jim Callis and Jonathan Mayo held their own two-man, 20-pick experts draft on a recent edition of the MLB...
- Brady House signs with Nationals
Brady House discusses signing with the Nationals as their first-round pick and being introduced to fans at Nationals Park
- Steinmetz, Kligman on Draft day
2021 MLB Draft picks Jacob Steinmetz and Elie Kligman join Jonathan Mayo to discuss their experiences during and after the Draft
- Indians draft picks on excitement
Gavin Williams, Doug Nikhazy and Tommy Mace on being selected by the Indians in the 2021 MLB Draft
- Rockies' 1st-rounder Montgomery
Benny Montgomery, picked 8th overall in the 2021 MLB Draft, joins the Rockies' broadcast booth to discuss becoming part of the organization
- Scott Pleis on Draft picks
Tigers director of amateur scouting Scott Pleis joins the broadcast to speak on the team's selections and his strategy going into the Draft
- The best college Draft prospects are ...
Ten months before the 2022 Draft, scouts are enthused about the quality of talent that will be available. A strong high school class plays a big part in that thinking, as does a much stronger crop of college position players than teams had to pick from this year. Only two...
- Top high school prospects for '22 Draft
USA Baseball wrapped up its final trials for its 18-and-under national team in Florida on Tuesday, marking an unofficial end to the high school showcase circuit. Scouts from all 30 teams have gotten fairly lengthy looks at the top competition for the Draft class of 2022 at these events all...
- No. 1 pick Henry Davis homers in pro debut
Talk about not wasting time. Henry Davis, the Pittsburgh Pirates' No. 1 overall pick in the 2021 Draft, homered and doubled in his professional debut on Tuesday in the Florida Complex League. Starting at catcher and batting third against the FCL Rays, Davis doubled in a run in his second...
- Potential '22 No. 1 leads PDP League Top 10
The signing deadline for the 2021 MLB Draft came Sunday afternoon, officially closing the book on this year’s process to add first-year players to each farm system. It’s never too early to turn to next year. The Prospect Development Pipeline (PDP) League took place July 24-31 at the USA Baseball...
- Risks pay off as Bucs ink 19 of 21 picks
PITTSBURGH -- The Draft signing deadline has passed, and Pittsburgh was able to bring a lot of fresh talent into the organization in the process. The Pirates ended up signing 19 of their 21 selections in the MLB Draft. The two who didn’t sign were junior college lefty Chazz Martinez...
- Tigers broadcast on Ty Madden
Tigers broadcast speaks about 1st-round Draft pick Ty Madden and other selections, as Madden watches the game against the Rangers
- McGreevy signs at Busch
St. Louis Cardinals first-round pick Michael McGreevy watches from a box seat at the Cardinals game after signing his contract
- Looking ahead to 2022 MLB Draft
Elijah Green, Jace Jung and Brooks Lee headline a strong 2022 MLB Draft class
- Oppenheimer on selecting Sweeney
Damon Oppenheimer speaks on selecting Trey Sweeney with the Yankees' first pick of the Draft
- Deric Ladnier on Draft Day 3
Deric Ladnier on selecting Stanford shortstop Tim Tawa, high school shortstop Davis Diaz and pitcher Josh Swales
- Rocker, 2 more from Top 10 rounds don't sign
For the first time in three years, a first-round pick failed to come to terms with the team that selected him. The Draft signing deadline passed at 5 p.m. ET on Sunday without No. 10 overall choice Kumar Rocker reaching an accord with the Mets. MLB Pipeline's top-rated prospect entering...
- Mets opt not to sign No. 10 pick Rocker
NEW YORK -- One of the most anticipated Mets Draft picks in years will not join the organization. Following a review of Kumar Rocker’s medical information, the club let Sunday’s deadline pass without signing its first-round Draft selection to a professional contract. Multiple sources said that the Mets were unaware...
- Cotton on return to MLB; Draft picks update
ARLINGTON -- September 24, 2017, was the last time Jharel Cotton stepped onto a big league field. Ironically, he was pitching against the Rangers that day, tossing five scoreless innings for the A’s in Oakland. 1,405 days later, and Cotton is back in the Majors, having made his first relief...
- Marlins ink 2021 first-round pick Watson
MIAMI -- "It always seems impossible until it's done." That's the message Marlins CEO and Hall of Famer Derek Jeter passed on to Kahlil Watson, the organization's top pick in the 2021 MLB Draft, on Sunday. Miami announced the signing of Watson, the 16th overall selection, prior to their 3-1...
- 14th-rounder Avina's signing a family affair
ATLANTA -- No matter where Jace Avina’s path in baseball takes him next, he knows he’ll always have one fan in his corner. The Brewers this weekend signed Avina, their 14th-round pick in the MLB Draft out of Spanish Springs High School outside Reno, Nev., where the 6-foot-2, right-handed-hitting outfielder...
- D-backs agree to terms with Lawlar
PHOENIX -- The D-backs have agreed to terms with first-round pick Jordan Lawlar (sixth overall), the club announced on Saturday. The high school shortstop from Texas is set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Saturday's game against the Dodgers. Lawlar was the No. 3 overall prospect in the...
- 'A perfect fit': Jack Leiter signs with Rangers
ARLINGTON -- From a young age, Jack Leiter always had enormous expectations placed upon him. His dad, Al, was a two-time All-Star and World Series champion. His uncle, Mark, was an 11-year big leaguer, and his cousin, Mark Jr., played two MLB seasons. “It kind of just felt like that's...
- No. 1? This Draft prospect aims even higher
CARY, N.C. -- The signs are not exactly subtle. The walkway from the parking lot out front to the four diamonds that make up the USA Baseball National Training Complex is filled with faces that are familiar to anyone who has followed the MLB Draft in recent years. Dansby Swanson....
- Reds sign 17th overall Draft pick McLain
It took a couple of weeks, but the Reds and their first-round pick put pen to paper, as the club announced on Monday that it had signed Matt McLain, the No. 17 overall selection in the 2021 MLB Draft. McLain, a 21-year-old shortstop out of UCLA, signed just days away...
- Kipp Fagg on Taylor, Leath
Kip Fagg on the selections of high school outfielder and Clemson football player Will Taylor and Tennessee pitcher Jackson Leath
- DJ Svihlik on Marlins' 2021 Draft
Marlins director of amateur scouting DJ Svihlik discusses the team's 2021 Draft class and the strategy that went into the selections
- Preller, Conner on Draft Day 3
A.J. Preller and Mark Conner discuss the selections of young high school pitchers Gage Jump and Chase Burns and outfielder James Wood
- Tod Johnson on day 3 of the Draft
VP of domestic scouting Tod Johnson discusses day 3 of the MLB Draft, targeting high school players in hopes of signing them and more
- Brian Barber on Draft Day 2 picks
Brian Barber on picking Ethan Wilson and Jordan Viars on Draft Day 2
- Danny Ontiveros on Draft Day 3
Danny Ontiveros discusses Draft Day 3, how he feels confident about Luca Tresh, and the Royals Draft strategy
- Brad Meador on Reds' Day 3 Draft
Reds director of amateur scouting Brad Meador discusses the club's Draft picks on Day 3
- Deric Ladnier recaps Draft Day 2
D-backs director of amateur scouting Deric Ladnier recaps Draft Day 2 and discusses some of the players he likes from their selections
- Baca, Kline on drafting Lile
Mark Baca and Kris Kline discuss drafting outfielder Daylen Lile in day 2 of the MLB Draft, liking the overall versality of his game
- Rangers on drafting Aaron Zavala
Senior director of amateur scouting Kip Fagg discusses taking Aaron Zavala in the second round of the 2021 MLB Draft
Adley Rutschman, C
Bobby Witt Jr., SS
Andrew Vaughn, 1B
JJ Bleday, RF
Riley Greene, RF
CJ Abrams, SS
Nick Lodolo, P
Josh Lung, 3B
Shea Langeliers, C
Hunter Bishop, OF
Alek Manoah, P
Brett Baty, 3B
Keoni Cavaco, SS
Bryson Stott, SS
Will Wilson, SS
Corbin Carroll, OF
Jackson Rutledge, P
Quinn Priester, P
Zack Thompson, P
George Kirby, P
Braden Shewmake, SS
Greg Jones, SS
Michael Toglia, 1B
Daniel Espino, P
Kody Hoese, 3B
Blake Walston, P
Ryan Jensen, P
Ethan Small, P
Anthony Volpe, 2B
Michael Busch, 2B
Korey Lee, C