MIAMI – Ahead of the 2021 First-Year Player Draft, the Miami Marlins are bringing fans inside the draft room, with an exclusive interview with General Manager Kim Ng previewing the draft along with live look-ins throughout the show. The #305OnTheRise: 2021 Pre-Draft Show presented by Budweiser will begin at 6 p.m. and air on Marlins.com as well as on the Marlins’ Facebook page.
Hosted by Kyle Sielaff and Kelly Saco, the one-hour show will feature one-on-one interviews with previous first-round picks, including 2021 National League All-Star Trevor Rogers. Kyle and Kelly will also speak with RHP Max Meyer, OF JJ Bleday and OF Connor Scott. The show will also feature a special on Charles Johnson, who was the first-ever first-round pick by the Marlins in June 1992, in recognition of this year marking the 30th MLB Draft in club history. The show will lead into the 2021 MLB Draft, which begins on ESPN and MLB Network at 7 p.m. The Marlins will make two selections on the first night – No. 16 and No. 31 overall picks.
The 2021 MLB Draft will be held on Sunday, July 11, Monday, July 12, and Tuesday, July 13, airing live on MLB Network and ESPN on July 11, and MLB.com on June 12-13.