2021 MLB Draft Coverage
UPDATE: To follow along with the draft live, you can find our tracker here.
Baseball America's comprehensive 2021 MLB Draft coverage ahead the first round on Sunday night, which begins at 7 p.m. ET. in Denver, Colorado.
- BA 500 Prospect Rankings
- 2021 Mock Draft
- 2021 State-by-State prospect rankings
- Baseball America Staff Draft
- 2021 MLB Draft Preview
- Draft Order, Slot Values
- Draft Database
- Stock Watch Series
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MLB Draft Prospect Rankings
Click here to see Baseball America's annual draft rankings, which features full-length scouting reports for every prospect.
Unlike previous years, the 2021 class lacks a true consensus No. 1 prospect. Instead, it features a group of top-tier options, including four talented high school shortstops.
2021 MLB Mock Draft
Click here to see the latest version of the mock draft, as Carlos Collazo continues to report and talk to teams in the hours leading up to the draft.
If you'd like to see how our mock has evolved, you can see a compilation of each version here.
2021 MLB Draft Preview
- Indecision Time: The 2021 Draft lacks consensus at the top
- How four high school shortstops will define this draft class
- Gold Standard: Somehow, Kumar Rocker and Jack Leiter lived up to the hype
- How Henry Davis became one of the top prospects in the 2021 draft
- BA 500 draft rankings
- Baseball America's official MLB Draft Handbook
Draft Order, Slot Values
Click here to see the draft order for the first 10 rounds, slot values for each pick and some recent histories for teams picking high atop the first round.
Baseball America's MLB Draft Database
Want to explore the history of the draft? We can help. Our draft database has archived information dating back to 1965. You can sort by team, year, round, position, player and specific pick number. And we've added shareable links this year so you can better utilize your queries!
Click here to explore the database, which also includes thousands of archived draft scouting reports.
MLB Draft Stock Watch
Each week, lead draft writer Carlos Collazo has taken temperature of the ever-changing draft landscape in our new 'Stock Watch' series. Here is every entry.
May 18: Which draft demographics are riskiest at No. 1 overall?
May 11: There are continued questions at the top for college prospects
May 3: Rising names in our BA 400 update
April 28: 5 ranked risers, 5 unranked pop-up prospects
April 20: 12 pop-up prospects, notable performers
April 15: It's a standout year for northeast draft prospects
April 7: 10 rising prospects in our BA 300 draft update
March 15: Could this be a historic year for high school shortstops?
March 9: 10 early-season rising prospects
March 2: Checking in on first round college bats
Feb 23: Bearing down on potential first round arms
Feb 16: 10 sleepers who could pop up
Jan. 26: Stock watch for the top 30 draft prospects
As always, you can find all of our additional stories here.