Draft Links: Pirates, Brewers, Red Sox

More draft news from around the web..

  • The Pirates will take either shortstop Manny Machado or righthander Jameson Taillon with the second overall pick, tweets ESPN's Buster Olney.  Earlier today, it was reported that the Bucs were looking at Machado, or Taillon but were also considering a "college pitcher".
  • The Brewers' have had countless "what if" moments in the draft in recent years, including almost nabbing Wade Davis in 2004, writes Adam McCalvy of MLB.com.
  • Several Red Sox shared their memories of draft day with Daniel Barbarisi of The Providence Journal.
  • A pair of Illinois prospects should go in the early rounds of the draft, writes Mike Helfgot for the Chicago TribuneMike Foltynewicz, a Texas commit ranked amongst the top 50 prospects in this class by Baseball America, will likely be the first.

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3 Comments on "Draft Links: Pirates, Brewers, Red Sox"

5 years 2 months ago

Olney really needed to tweet that the Pirates would either go Taillon or Machado?

5 years 2 months ago

I’m pretty sure the Brewers are happy with their selection instead of Davis: Yovani Gallardo.

5 years 2 months ago

Yes! nothing is a given when it comes to the Pirates.