Some draft-themed links…
- Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports that the Phillies signed their top draft pick, centerfielder Kelly Dugan.
- Being drafted by the Red Sox was only the start of an amazing day for Chris Costantino, according to John Gillooly of the Providence Journal.
- Adam McCalvy of MLB.com writes about the unusual good luck charm the Brewers used during the draft.
- John Branch of the New York Times profiles Alibay Barkley, the last player chosen in this year's draft.
- The number of draftees coming out of MLB's Urban Youth Academy rose again this year, according to Lisa Winston of MLB.com.