State Report: New Mexico

Just five players have ever been first-round picks out of New Mexico, and it hasn't happened since high school third baseman Shane Andrews went 11th overall to the Expos in 1990. The state has another legitimate first-round talent in catcher Blake Swihart this year, though signability could push him out of a crowded first round.

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