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2017 MLB Amateur Draft Results – Round 1

On Monday night, Major League Baseball hosted the 2017 June Amateur draft. For the first time since 1990, the first three picks were selected out of high school.

Below are the Round 1 picks:

With the #1 pick of the 2017 June Amateur draft, the Minnesota Twins selected SS Royce Lewis of JSerra Catholic HS (San Juan Capistrano, California)

#2 – Cincinnati Reds selected RHP Hunter Greene, Notre Dame, HS (Sherman Oaks, California)
#3 – San Diego Padres selected LHP MacKenzie Gore, Whiteville, HS (North Carolina).
#4 – Tampa Bay Rays selected 1B Brendan McKay, Louisville
# 5 – Atlanta Braves selected RHP Kyle Wright, Vanderbilt
# 6 – Oakland Athletics selected OF Austin Beck, North Davidson, HS (Lexington, NC)
# 7 – Arizona Diamondbacks selected 1B Pavin Smith, Virginia
# 8 – Philadelphia Phillies selected OF Adam Haseley, Virginia
# 9 – Milwaukee Brewers selected 2B Keston Hiura, UC Irvine
# 10 – Los Angeles Angels selected OF Jordon Adell, Ballard HS (Louisville, KY)
# 11 – Chicago White Sox selected 3B Jake Burger, Missouri State University
# 12 – Pittsburgh Pirates selected RHP Shane Baz, Concordia Lutheran, HS (Texas)
# 13 – Miami Marlins selected LHP Trevor Rogers, Carlsbad, HS (New Mexico)
# 14 – Kansas City Royals selected 1B Nick Pratto, Huntington Beach HS (California)
# 15 – Houston Astros selected RHP J.B. Bukauskas, North Carolina
# 16 – New York Yankees selected RHP Clarke Schmidt, South Carolina
# 17 – Seattle Mariners selected 1B Evan White, Kentucky
# 18 – Detroit Tigers selected RHP Alex Faedo, Florida
# 19 – San Francisco Giants selected OF Heliot Ramos, Leadership Christian Academy (Puerto Rico)
# 20 – New York Mets selected LHP David Peterson, Oregon
# 21 – Baltimore Orioles selected LHP D.L. Hall, Valdosta, HS (Georgia)
# 22 – Toronto Blue Jays selected SS Logan Warmoth, North Carolina
# 23 – Los Angeles Dodgers selected OF Jeren Kendall, Vanderbilt
# 24 – Boston Red Sox selected RHP Tanner Houck, Missouri
# 25 – Washington Nationals selected LHP Seth Romero, Houston
# 26 – Texas Rangers selected OF Bubba Thompson, McGill-Toolen, HS (Alabama)
# 27 – Chicago Cubs selected LHP Brendon Little, State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota
# 28 – Toronto Blue Jays Selected RHP Nate Pearson, College of Central Florida
# 29 – Texas Rangers selected SS Christopher Seise, West Orange HS (Florida)
# 30 – Chicago Cubs selected RHP Alex Lange, Louisiana State University

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