Draft Day Three Recap: Prep Players, Pittsburgh Kids, and Tommy John

The 2012 Major League Baseball Draft concluded today with rounds 16-40. Day one is the best chance to see a potential star being drafted, with a lot of top talent going in the first and compensation rounds. You see some interesting players taken on day two, and some of those guys could go on to be impact players, or just starters in the majors. Things are different on day three, especially now that spending has been restricted. Day...

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Rounds 36-40: Pirates Close Out Draft With Pittsburgh Kid

The Pirates closed out the draft with five prep players in rounds 36-40, making their last seven players prep picks. The final pick was Zarley Zalewski, a third baseman and a Pittsburgh native from New Kensington, PA. Zalewski played for Valley High School, and led the WPIAL in home runs this year with eight, while hitting for a .574 average in 54 at-bats. Here are the profiles for the picks in rounds 36-40. Click their names to see...

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