SoxProspects News

June 6, 2011 at 9:20 PM

2011 MLB Amateur Draft picks 17-33

The first round of the 2011 MLB Amateur Draft has concluded. Here is a rundown of the picks from second half of the first round. The Red Sox made two selections with their first selection at #19 overall with RHP Matt Barnes. The pick was the highest for the Red Sox since 2003. At #26 overall the Red Sox selected C Blake Swihart out of V. Sue Cleveland HS in New Mexico.

17. Los Angeles Angels - C.J. Cron, 1B, University of Utah
18. Oakland Athletics - Sonny Gray, RHP, Vanderbilt University
19. Boston Red Sox -Matt Barnes, RHP, University of Connecticut
20. Colorado Rockies - Tyler Anderson, LHP, University of Oregon
21. Toronto Blue Jays - Tyler Beede, RHP, Lawrence Academy (MA)
22. St. Louis Cardinals - Kolten Wong, 2B, University of Hawaii
23. Washington Nationals - Alex Meyer, RHP, University of Kentucky
24. Tampa Bay Rays - Taylor Guerrieri, RHP, Spring Valley HS (SC)
25. San Diego Padres - Joe Ross, RHP, Bishop O'Dowd HS (CA)
26. Boston Red Sox - Blake Swihart, C, V. Sue Cleveland HS (NM)
27. Cincinnati Reds - Robert Stephenson, RHP, Alhambra HS (CA)
28. Atlanta Braves - Sean Gilmartin, LHP, Florida State University
29. San Francisco Giants -Joe Panik, SS, St. John's University
30. Minnesota Twins - Levi Michael, SS, University of North Carolina
31. Tampa Bay Rays - Mike Mahtook, OF, Louisiana State University
32. Tampa Bay Rays - Jake Hager, SS, Sierra Vista HS (NV)
33. Texas Rangers - Kevin Matthews, LHP, Richmond Hills HS (GA)

Copyright © 2003-2016 SoxProspects, LLC. All Rights Reserved.