Kyle Johnston selected by Washington Nationals in sixth round of Major League Baseball draft
- Author: Regina Holmes Jun 17, 2017,
Jun 17, 2017, 11:23
After the first day, the draft will not be broadcast on television; however, you will still be able to follow along on MLB.com starting at 12:30 p.m. ET for pre-draft coverage with drafting beginning at 1:00 pm ET. Brett Brocoff, a right-handed pitcher from Desert Oasis High School in Las Vegas, was taken in with the No. 830 overall pick by the Atlanta Braves.
My prediction is that California high school shortstop Nick Allen is the Rangers' pick at #26, and Minnesota high school RHP Sam Carlson is the pick at #29.
With the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 #MLBDraft, the Cincinnati #Reds select RHP/SS Hunter Greene from Notre Dame (CA) High School! Five were selected during the second round and Competitive Balance Round B, including Blue Jays second-rounder Hagen Danner, who was thought by most to be more of a pitching prospect, but the total absence of backstops during the first round was interesting.
Canada was first recognized as a draft region in 1991.
With FSU making its first College World Series appearance since 2012, it's no surprise they did it with a ton of players capable of playing professional baseball.
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Before heading off to Loyola Marymount and Cal State LA, Watkins played high school ball at Serra High School in San Mateo, the alma mater for former Giants legend Barry Bonds. McMillan has signed with Florida.
Three days and 40 rounds later, 11 Longhorns were taken in the 2017 MLB Draft. UCF pitcher Robby Howell, a Fort White High product, went in the 10th round to the Reds.
Seventy-five student-athletes from ACC programs were selected during the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded on Wednesday. Going by his draft slot value, that means he's sitting on somewhere around $5,303,000 and could get even more if Oakland goes all-in for him.
This year's 42-win squad doesn't have many names on Baseball America's top-500 list, but with so many players to scout, the draft is often filled with surprise.