Stats and information for the 2018 Baseball Draft
When: Monday-Wednesday, June 4-6
television: MLB network, June 4
Streaming: MLBm, June four-6
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Monday, June 4: Rounds 1-2, plus compensation and competitive-balance picks 78 picks complete, beginning at 7 p.m. MLB network’s insurance is slated for six p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 5: Rounds three-10, streaming best starting at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, June 6: Rounds eleven-40, streaming best, starting at 12 p.m.
Phillies first pick: No. 3.
greater Phillies: because of free-agent signings, the Phils forfeited their picks within the 2d circular for Carlos Santana and third round for Jake Arrieta.
Phillies’ No. 3 picksAll-time year Larry Christenson 1972 Lonnie Smith 1974 Mike Lieberthal 1990 Jerry Lodriguss team of workers
Catcher Mike Lieberthal, the membership’s all-time leader in video games played with the aid of a catcher, became drafted with the third average choose in 1990. He played for the Phils from 1994-2006.
surest No. three picksAll-time year Robin Yount, Brewers 1973 Paul Molitor, Brewers 1977 Matt Williams, Giants 1986 Troy Glaus, Angels 1997 Evan Longoria, Rays 2006 Manny Machado, Orioles 2010
cash, funds, money: The Phillies have $eight.”858,500 to use in bonus cash on its picks within the first 10 rounds, including the assigned cost of $6,947,500 for the No. 3 general choose. The Phillies will not have to supply all of that to the No. 3, and the standard feeling is that doubtless will give much less in order to utilize more on later picks.
graceful mess: Penalties for clubs outspending bonus cash are severe, beginning with a 75 % tax for 0-5 p.c overage. They enhance to forfeiture of two first-round picks for golf equipment that overspend by more than 15 p.c. Yikes.
avid gamers anticipated to move on the correct of the draft
order according to fresh MLBm mock draft:
*Casey Mize, RHP, Auburn: Mid-90s fastball with masterful manage; had a hundred and forty strikeouts, 19 walks in first 15 begins. Threw Auurn’s first no-hitter in sixteen years.
*Joey Bart, C, Georgia Tech: Danny corridor says corridor reminds him of Jason Varitek, yet another former celebrity catcher he coached at Georgia Tech. “Joey looks like a middle linebacker catching,” corridor advised the Lansing Journal. “Their leadership capacity. Their work habits. Their intellectual makeup. Their sturdiness. I just consider they are very, very an identical the manner they go about their company.”
*Alec Bohm, 3B, Wichita St.: Hit .339 with 16 homers and 55 RBI in 57 video games for the Shockers.
*Brady Singer, RHP, Florida: Posted a 2.25 period and changed into the SEC’s pitcher of the year. Held out of the convention match with a minor hamstring injury.
*Nick Madrigal, 2B, Oregon St.: even though simply 5-foot-7, Madrigal is a bulldog. anyway, the challenge of verticality hasn’t harm reigning AL MVP Jose Altuve 5-foot-6. became hitting .409 with two homers and 27 RBI in 28 video games coming into Memorial Day weekend.
*Jonathan India, 3B, Florida: Had a breakout season with the aid of hitting .362 with 17 homers and 42 RBI to seize SEC player of the yr honors. those numbers ultimate year had been .274634.