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Quiz: Who was drafted directly before these stars?

@paul_casella
June 4, 2020

With the 2020 MLB Draft coming up on Wednesday and Thursday, this edition of the "MLB Quiz of the Day" focuses on the players taken with the pick directly before a future superstar came off the board. We all know that Mike Trout slipped too far in the Draft, but

With the 2020 MLB Draft coming up on Wednesday and Thursday, this edition of the "MLB Quiz of the Day" focuses on the players taken with the pick directly before a future superstar came off the board.

We all know that Mike Trout slipped too far in the Draft, but do you know who the Angels selected with the pick right before taking Trout? Or who was taken No. 1 overall ahead of Justin Verlander in 2004?

Let's find out below:

Paul Casella is a reporter/editor for MLB.com based in Philadelphia. Follow him on Twitter @paul_casella.