Players signed indicated in Bold

Round Overall Team Player Position State Bonus
10 331 Boston Red Sox J.T. Watkins C N.Y. $1,000
Watkins is a good defender behind the plate, getting praise for his receiving, blocking and ability to control the running game. He had a good year offensively, hitting .316/.390/.481 in 158 at-bats while catching about half of would-be base stealers.
23 719 Atlanta Braves Kevin McKague RHP N.Y.
Before an injury, McKague sat in the mid-90s out of the bullpen with a high-80s slider. Army has had to slowly work him back on the mound and he was sitting 88-91 mph this spring and was 1-0, 1.46 with 15 strikeouts, seven walks and five saves in 11 appearances (12 innings). He was also a force in the lineup, hitting .389/.487/.553 in 190 at-bats. He is a fifth-year senior and already 23 years old.