Still, by no means does that guarantee that those players will reach The Show, as only 66 percent of first-round picks play in the major leagues. Solon High School OH. Chaparral High School AZ. Sims is a right-hander from Brookwood High School in suburban Atlanta. Ball High School TX. Trinity Preparatory School FL.
HOUSTON ASTROS -- Carlos Correa: SS, Puerto Rico. MINNESOTA TWINS -- Byron Buxton: OF, Appling County (Ga.).
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BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Kevin Gausman: RHP, Louisiana State.
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The draft order was determined by the Major League Baseball season standings.
MLB Draft Baseball Card Guide to the First Round Picks
Below is a list of the 31 first round picks from the MLB Draft. West Chester. For those players drafted in the second round of the draft, the chances of reaching the major leagues drops to 49 percent.
The Houston Astros, with the first overall pick, selected Carlos Correa from the Puerto. Pick, Player, Team, Position, School Angeles Dodgers · Shortstop · Puerto Rico Baseball Academy and High School.
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MLB Draft First Round Pick Profiles
Los Angeles Dodgers [Compensation 24]. Toronto Blue Jays [Compensation 33]. A right-handed hitter, he also throws in the lows off the mound, but that arm will be better used in the outfield.
Correa is a 4. His hit tools and speed aren't off the charts, but show up in games.