MLB Draft 2017: Pirates take Steven Jennings in second round

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He went one round after Baumann to the Rockies with the 116th overall pick and becomes the highest drafted Middleburg alum since Chris Roberts (second round by the Phillies in 1989).

The Canadian prep out of A.B. Lucas Secondary School is registered at 5-foot-11 at 165 pounds as he prepares to play college baseball at Texas A&M. He played for the Bears during his sophomore and junior seasons before transferring to Valdosta for his senior year.

To me, that can only mean one thing, it's time for a rebuild.

With FSU making its first College World Series appearance since 2012, it's no surprise they did it with a ton of players capable of playing professional baseball. It will be intriguing to see how the Rays handle his two-way ability.

He was rated as the 16th best prospect on the board by Baseball America, the 14th overall prospect by MLB.com, and the 8th-best prospect in this year's draft by ESPN's Keith Law. All told, a combined 1,205 players were selected in the 2017 draft. This season, he racked up a batting average of.305, 61 hits, 17 doubles, two triples, 33 RBI, 38 runs and five home runs. All of the Yankees' picks can be found at MLB.com.

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It is the second straight season the Giants have selected the Huskies' closer as they took Pat Ruotolo in the 27th round past year.

Nate Pearson, RHP (#28): Pearson has a lot of potential, sporting a 6-foot-6 frame as a 20 year old and featuring a 97 miles per hour fastball that can touch 100.

As the day progressed, more Wolverines were selected.

Before heading off to Loyola Marymount and Cal State LA, Watkins played high school ball at Serra High School in San Mateo, the alma mater for former Giants legend Barry Bonds. He is seen as a really strong catcher both offensively and defensively, but can also hit 94-95 miles per hour on the radar gun from the mound.

Pop was a 23rd-round selection of the Toronto Blue Jays in 2013 but did not sign with the club.

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