Ask BA: Which Draft Picks Will Become No. 1 Prospects?
Draft signings are starting to come fast and furious, and we’re tracking all the major developments at our MLB Draft Signings Central page. Four first-rounders turned pro yesterday: Hunter Dozier [...]
Which Teams Drafted The Most Players From The BA 500?
Baseball America ranks player for each draft based on talent, assembling our BA 500 through conversations with scouts, crosscheckers, scouting directors and other evaluators. Now that the draft is over, [...]
What Your Team Did In The Draft: National League Edition
Now that all of the selections have been made, our draft experts took a few moments to glance at each team’s draft list and see what stood out. We won’t [...]
Turning Down Pirates Will Likely Pay Off For Mark Appel
CHICAGO–Until a few minutes before the 2012 draft began, Mark Appel looked certain to go to the Astros as the No. 1 overall pick. Multiple sources say Houston was willing [...]
What To Expect In The First Round: National League
With the draft a little more than a month away, here is a look at each scouting director’s history with their current team, and what can be expected from each [...]
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