2018 MLB Draft: Day One AnalysisProspects
Some observations from the college perspective on Day One of the MLB Draft. For further coverage including high school prospects, see Nathan Rode’s notebook with our partners at Prep Baseball Report.
Heading into the season, the Southeastern Conference was considered the top conference in terms of having the top teams and the top prospects. It lived up to its billing with five of the top 33 overall picks and the Florida Gators accounting for three of those five: 1st round-1st pick overall Casey Mize (Auburn), 1-5 Jonathan India