The 2014 MLB Draft kicks off Thursday night at 7 p.m. Eastern on MLB Network. While baseball’s draft doesn’t get the kind of publicity of the NBA or NFL drafts, it is just as important to the future of the league.
With that in mind, here is a look at the top 25 prospects available in this year’s draft, with detailed scouting reports for each player.
In baseball, unlike almost every other professional sport, the likelihood that the No. 1 overall pick is going to turn into a perennial All-Star and franchise player is quite small. In fact, none of the players drafted first overall have ever been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, and they have earned just six […]
Zach recently had the chance to interview White Sox first round draft pick Courtney Hawkins. His goal was to help White Sox fans really figure out what type of kid was just added to the south side family.
White Sox Define Drafting for Need by Selecting LSU CF Jared Mitchell in First Round of 2009 MLB Draft
The Chicago White Sox defined “drafting for need” by taking CF Jared Mitchell with the #23 selection in the 1st round of the 2009 MLB draft. The scouting report on Mitchell, a 2-sport star at LSU, says that he is raw but has true impact potential.