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2021 North Dakota Top MLB Draft Prospects



Today, Baseball America rolls out its state-by-state rankings for the 2021 MLB Draft. Additionally, you can find our:

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1. Bennett Hostetler, SS, North Dakota State (BA RANK: 491)
Source: 4YR • Ht: 6-0 • Wt: 195 • B-T: R-R • Commitment/Drafted: Never Drafted

Hostetler is a 6-foot, 195-pound infielder who could become a solid organizational shortstop for a team. He’s been a consistent performer in the Northwoods League, and this year at North Dakota State he slashed .388/.509/.603 with 10 homers and 18 stolen bases in 60 games, walking 36 times and racking up just 38 strikeouts. He’s a versatile player who could continue to find success at the next level.

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Walter Ford Reclassifies For The 2022 MLB Draft

Ford was a two-way player ranked as Baseball America's No. 7 player in the 2023 high school class.

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