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June 15, 2017 at 7:30 AM

12 former Red Sox draftees selected in 2017 Draft


MLB teams re-drafted 12 former Red Sox selections in the 2017 June draft. This is up from 11 re-draftees in 2016, and nine in 2015. Two prominent 2017 first-rounders, David Peterson and Jeren Kendall, had been drafted in the later rounds of the 2014 draft by the Red Sox during their senior high school seasons. Jordan Wren, son of Red Sox Senior VP of Baseball Operations, was drafted once again by Boston, this time in the 10th round after turning them down as a junior and 36th round selection in last year's draft.

2016 Red Sox Draftees
18. Trevor Stephan, RHP, Arkansas  3rd round by New York (AL)
27. Vince Arobio, RHP, Pacific  24th round by Chicago (AL)
28. Jordan Scheftz, RHP, Central Floria  23rd round by Cleveland
34. Aaron McGarity, RHP, Virginia Tech  15th round by New York (AL)
36. Jordan Wren, OF, Georgia Southern  10th round by Boston

2014 Red Sox Draftees
22. J.J. Matijevic, 2B, Arizona  Competitive balance round B by Houston
25. Gabe Klobosits, RHP, Auburn  36th round by Washington
28. David Peterson, LHP, Oregon  1st round by New York (NL)
30. Jeren Kendall, OF, Vanderbilt  1st round by Los Angeles (NL)
33. Luis Alvarado, RHP, Nebraska  13th round by Seattle
39. Mike Gretler, 3B, Oregon State  39th round by Pittsburgh

2013 Red Sox Draftees
40. Ryan Lidge, C, Notre Dame  20th round by New York (AL)

 
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