2017 MLB first-year player draft

Royce Lewis reminiscent of Justin Upton (0:54)

Keith Law explains why Royce Lewis as the No. 1 overall draft pick is a bit of a surprise, especially because he'll need a drastic change of position, but it pulls comparisons to fellow No. 1 pick Justin Upton. (0:54)

Complete coverage of the 2017 MLB first-year player draft.



• Rounds 1-2 (7 p.m. ET)


• Rounds 3-10 (1 p.m. ET)


• Rounds 11-40 (noon ET)

Draft analysis

Complete draft order
Twins draft Royce Lewis with No. 1 overall pick
What you need to know about 2017 No. 1 pick Royce Lewis
Amateur baseball players react to hearing their names called in MLB draft
A-Rod celebrates with nephew selected in MLB draft
Angels draftee Adell likely to pass on college baseball
Kacy Clemens goes to Blue Jays on Day 2 of MLB draft
Cubs draft Chris Singleton, son of Charleston shooting victim
Nationals select Darren Baker, Jake Cousins in MLB draft

AL East picks: Blue Jays | Orioles | Rays | Red Sox | Yankees

AL Central picks: Indians | Royals | Tigers | Twins | White Sox

AL West picks: Angels | Astros | Athletics | Mariners | Rangers

NL East picks: Braves | Marlins | Mets | Nationals | Phillies

NL Central picks: Brewers | Cardinals | Cubs | Pirates | Reds

NL West picks: Diamondbacks | Dodgers | Giants | Padres | Rockies

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Keith Law's MLB draft Day 1 recap: Best picks and a few risks
Keith Law's MLB draft Day 2 recap: Some clubs didn't play it safe
MLB draft Day 3 recap: Teams trace sports bloodlines to find talent
Keith Law's draft recap: American League team-by-team breakdown

Draft preview

What to watch for on MLB draft day
Law: Hunter Green deserves your attention
Brendan McKay aims to blaze trail from draft to MLB as two-way star
The Undefeated: Jordan Adell is poised to fulfill his destiny in MLB draft
The Undefeated: A capsule look at Hunter Greene and others in MLB draft
15 years after Moneyball, are fat, short players any more likely to be drafted?
Hidden trends of the MLB draft: Is the No. 5 pick cursed? Mike Trout is ... Kawhi Leonard?

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Keith Law mock drafts: 3.0 | 2.0 | 1.0
The strengths and weaknesses of every MLB farm system
Scouts' take: Two-way players are risky business
Keith Law's top 100 draft prospects
Keith Law's top 50 draft prospects (April)
Law: Will upside make Hunter Greene the top pick on draft day?
Law: Did Vandy's Kyle Wright just save his draft slot?