2020 MLB draft: Complete draft list, team sorted


The 2020 MLB draft will stand out in the league’s history, if for nothing else its truncated format. In all, 160 players were taken over five rounds, from Spencer Torkelson to Shay Whitcomb. Check out each club’s newest members:

Arizona Diamondbacks

Round 1 (18th) — RHP Bryce Jarvis, Duke

Competitive Balance A (33rd) — RHP Slade Cecconi, Miami (Fla.)

Round 3 (90th) — LHP Liam Norris, Green Hope HS (N.C.)

Round 4 (119th)—  3B A.J. Vukovich, East Troy HS (Wis.)

Round 5 (149th) — RHP Brandon Pfaadt, Bellarmine University

Jarvis was taken in the 37th round in 2019, but returned to Duke for his junior season. He added 10 mph to his fastball, which now sits in the 96-97 mph range.

Atlanta Braves

Round 1 (25th) — LHP Jared Shuster, Wake Forest

Round 3 (97th) — OF Jesse Franklin V, Michigan

Round 4 (126th) — RHP Spencer Strider, Clemson

Round 5 (156th) — RHP Bryce Elder, Texas

Shuster impressed at the Cape Cod League last summer, tossing 32 innings with 35 strikeouts and just five walks with a 1.41 ERA. He struck out 43 batters in 26 1/3 innings this year at Wake Forest before the season was shut down.




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