Rockies MLB Draft


The 2019 MLB Draft takes place this week, June 3-5. For three days, teams will make selections for 40 rounds, drafting over 1200 amateur players from high school and college. This year, the Rockies hold the 23rd pick after earning consecutive National League Wild Card and finishing with the ninth best record last season. Last year, Patrick Lyons and Rich Allen highlighting the Rockies’ haul in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. In a continuation of our MLB Draft series, let’s examine the 2017 edition. 2017 MLB Amateur Draft Rockies 1st Round Under GM Jeff Bridich’s second full season at the helm, the 2016 season gave the Rockies a glimpse of what-would-be in the coming years. Spending over $100MM on…