The Pittsburgh Pirates send a lot of their college draft picks to Morgantown each year, especially the early round picks. Some of the later college guys and junior college players head to Bristol, while the GCL club gets mostly prep players, though college guys will occasionally begin the season there before moving up. This year's Morgantown team already has 12 draft picks from 2018 and more will be on the way there once they sign.
Because we haven't seen many of these players firsthand, we don't put together a top ten prospects list like other clubs. Instead we give players of interest on the team and this year is almost exclusively a draft recap.
If we were to do a top ten, the obvious top player would be first round draft pick Travis Swaggerty. He signed on Friday and will join th...
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