2012 Draft

2012 Pirates Draft Prospects Rundown: 5/28

2012 Pirates Draft Prospects Rundown: 5/28


Mark Appel 7.0 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 8 K, 0 HR, ND

Kevin Gausman 7.0 IP, 7 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 7 K, 0 HR, W (10-1)

Kyle Zimmer – 5 IP, 6 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 8 K, 0 HR, ND

Michael Wacha – 7 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 1 BB, 8 K, 1 HR, L (8-1)

Deven Marrero 5-for-14 (.357), 2B, K, BB, SB

Mike Zunino 4-for-13 (.308), 3 2B, HR, 5 K, 4 BB, SB


-Two mock drafts last week. The second version each from Jonathan Mayo and Baseball America.

My preview from Thursday had a few interesting links, and the average top 15 prospects.

-I’ll have my own rankings up on the site this week.

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2012 Draft

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