Today we take a look at the first couple weekends from some of the top college hitters in this class. The Pittsburgh Pirates currently own the 23rd and 41st picks this year. The draft begins on June 9th and lasts three days. You can view our draft preview here, which covers many of the names who fall in the Pirates’ range. It also focuses in on players who fit the recent draft strategy of the Pirates. On Saturday, we took a look at some of the top college pitchers in the draft.
While the Pirates' first pick is still technically 23rd overall, news came down on Sunday that the Texas Rangers and Ian Desmond agreed to a one-year deal. Once it is official, the Rangers will surrender their first round pick(19th overall) and the Pirates will then have the 22nd pick. The 41st pick will remain t...
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