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2020 Draft recap: Detroit Tigers

Tigers able to add a ton of hitting to pitching-heavy system
July 1, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. The Tigers went into the Draft knowing they were going to add an offensive centerpiece in Spencer Torkelson. And they left it with even more firepower. Detroit selected

2020 Draft recap: St. Louis Cardinals

Cards strike balance with Draft-high seven selections
@tylermaun
July 1, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Baltimore Orioles

More college talent will be joining Rutschman and company
@Kelsie_Heneghan
July 1, 2020

Part of the beauty of sports drafts is that if you’re not performing so well on the field, there’s hope in the future. And for the second year in a row, the Orioles found optimism in an early Draft pick. After selecting catcher Adley Rutschman No. 1 overall in 2019,

Two-time cancer survivor Orze ready to shine

Mets fifth-rounder overcomes fight of his life to achieve dream
@MavalloneMiLB
July 1, 2020

Eric Orze has made a habit of snapping off hellacious curveballs. Having some thrown his way? That’s another story. At an age when most worry what type of fun will be had on the weekends, Orze faced two of the nastiest curves life can offer. But instead of striking out,

2020 Draft recap: Los Angeles Dodgers 

Dodgers stick with college-level pitching, bolster stellar system
@katiejwoo
June 30, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: New York Yankees

Yankees stick to formula, despite having only three picks
@RobTnova24
June 30, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Arizona Diamondbacks

D-backs go pitching heavy with four arms among their five picks
@tylermaun
June 29, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. Like every team in the big leagues, the D-backs approached the 2020 Draft with a plan -- and no idea how things would play out around their picks.

2020 Draft recap: Boston Red Sox

Organization grabbed two prep infielders, two college left-handers
@SamDykstraMiLB
June 29, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. The 2020 Draft was going to be a different one for the Red Sox, no matter what. Back in April, Major League Baseball took away the organization's second-round

2020 Draft recap: Oakland Athletics

Oakland hopes it aced picks with Soderstrom, college pitchers
@MavalloneMiLB
June 26, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Minnesota Twins

Twins stock up on power as next gen Bomba Squad forms
June 26, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. Specific Draft classes seldom match the personality of the big league squad. Often, players selected by a given team could have contrasting tools that might help plug some

2020 Draft recap: Philadelphia Phillies

High school right-hander Abel leads high-ceiling class
@jtbloss
June 25, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. This year's Draft was different for the Phillies, not just because of its shortened format but because of who they had in charge. Philadelphia hired Brian Barber as

2020 Draft recap: San Diego Padres

Padres all in on youth movement with four prep picks
@katiejwoo
June 24, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Cincinnati Reds

Reds' selections full of upside, power on mound
@brianjstultz
June 24, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Washington Nationals

World Series champs land pair of college aces to lead class
@jtbloss
June 23, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. Kris Kline likes to get started early. The Nationals assistant general manager and vice president of scouting operations set out to scout the spring season on Jan. 23.

2020 Draft recap: Toronto Blue Jays

Jays' haul includes best pure hitter in top pick Martin
@RobTnova24
June 23, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: New York Mets

New York gets more athletic with Crow-Armstrong, Greene
@AndrewAtBatt
June 23, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Milwaukee Brewers

Brew Crew loads up on athletic players, bypasses pitching
@brianjstultz
June 22, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft Recap: San Francisco Giants 

Giants surprise with another first-round backstop
@katiejwoo
June 19, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Seattle Mariners

Seattle hopes Hancock will be the emerald of strong Draft
@MavalloneMiLB
June 19, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

Toolshed: Nothing irrelevant about Whitcomb

Last pick in 2020 Draft has solid bat to make it in Houston system
@SamDykstraMiLB
June 19, 2020

In normal times, Shay Whitcomb's move to the Astros wouldn't make many waves. The UC San Diego infielder was selected with the 160th overall pick in the 2020 First-Year Player Draft. In 2019, there were 1,057 selections made after that one. In 2020, there were none. In a five-round Draft

2020 Draft recap: Pittsburgh Pirates

Bucs land Gonzales' potent bat at No. 7, load up on arms
@jtbloss
June 18, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. The Draft shrunk to unprecedented dimensions. The Pirates, though, still brought in a prospect with the potential to become a Major League mainstay, then instantly altered the depth

2020 Draft recap: Chicago Cubs

North Siders load up on left-handed pitchers
@brianjstultz
June 18, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

New Tribe prospect Burns has the game in his blood

Competitive balance pick still learning baseball lessons from father
@brianjstultz
June 18, 2020

Tanner Burns always had advanced tools on the diamond. At one point, they were downright dangerous. “I remember one time he was playing shortstop and he ran out to center field to be the cutoff [man], and he cut it off, and the little boy was running full and all

2020 Draft recap: Texas Rangers

Following Foscue in first round, Texas turns to prep talent
@MavalloneMiLB
June 17, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives.

2020 Draft recap: Miami Marlins

Miami bolsters system with six high-upside hurlers
@AndrewAtBatt
June 17, 2020

Following the five-round 2020 MLB First-Year Player Draft, MiLB.com takes an organization-by-organization look at each pick with help from team scouting executives. Heading into this year’s Draft, the Marlins didn’t have any intentions of using all six of their picks on pitching prospects. But with the unusual circumstances leading up