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MLB Draft: How No. 1 picks have fared over the last 10 years

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The MLB Draft is about to happen Wednesday regardless of the coronavirus pandemic maintaining gamers from taking the discipline.

The Detroit Tigers have the first decide of the draft for the second time in three years. Detroit shall be seeking to strike massive however given the circumstances, it could be onerous to search out somebody who is unquestionably going to be prepared for The Present in the subsequent few years.

A few of the most up-to-date high draft picks have not made the majors.

Right here’s how the high picks since 2010 have fared in the majors.

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2019: ADLEY RUTSCHMAN

The Orioles took Adley Rutschman No. 1 in 2019. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch, File)

The Baltimore Orioles chosen catcher Adley Rutschman with the high decide in the 2019 draft. He should still be a yr or two away his main league debut. The previous Oregon State star performed in Rookie, Low-A, and Single-A in 2019. He hit 4 house runs and batted .254 in 37 video games.

2018: CASEY MIZE

The Tigers chosen right-handed pitcher Casey Mize out of Auburn in 2018. Mize has but to make his main league debut. He’s amongst the high prospects in baseball. In 21 video games between Double-A and Single-A Superior last season, he had a 2.55 ERA and 106 strikeouts.

2017: ROYCE LEWIS

Royce Lewis was selected by the Twins. (Getty Images)

The Minnesota Twins chosen shortstop Royce Lewis with the No. 1 decide in 2017. Lewis performed in Double-A and Single-A Superior last yr. He hit .236 with 12 house runs in 2019.

2016: MICKEY MONIAK

The Philadelphia Phillies chosen outfielder Mickey Moniak with the high decide in 2016. Moniak got here straight out of highschool. He spent 2019 with Double-A Studying. He hit .252, recorded a .741 OPS, and hit 11 house runs.

2015: DANSBY SWANSON

Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson, right, and Ozzie Albies sit in the dugout after the Braves lost 13-1 to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of their National League Division Series baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Dansby Swanson is the solely No. 1 decide since 2013 to seem in the majors. He was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2015 however was traded to the Atlanta Braves in 2015. He appeared in 127 video games in 2019 and hit .251 with 17 house runs.

2014: BRADY AIKEN

The Houston Astros chosen Brady Aiken with the No. 1 decide in 2014. Nevertheless, Aiken was by no means signed due to points over his well being. Aiken then enrolled at the IMG Academy and was taken No. 17 general by the Cleveland Indians in 2015.

2013: MARK APPEL

Mark Appel never made it to the majors with Houston. (AP Photo/Phil Sears, file)

The Astros had the No. 1 decide in 2013 and chosen pitcher Mark Appel. He made it so far as Triple-A in the Astros group. He was traded to the Phillies in 2013 however by no means made his debut. He introduced in 2018 he was stepping away from baseball after struggling a shoulder damage.

2012: CARLOS CORREA

Houston Astros' Carlos Correa reacts in the dugout after hitting a three-run home run against the New York Yankees during the sixth inning of Game 4 of baseball's American League Championship Series, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

The Astros chosen Carlos Correa with the No. 1 decide in 2012. Correa has confirmed to be one in all the higher hitters chosen No. 1 over the last 10 years. Since coming to The Present in 2015, he’s hit .277 with 102 house runs. He additionally has a World Collection ring on his finger.

2011: GERRIT COLE

New York Yankees' Gerrit Cole throws to first base during a spring training baseball workout Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

The Pittsburgh Pirates chosen Gerrit Cole with the high decide in 2011. Years later, he grew to become the highest-paid pitcher in baseball historical past. Cole is at the moment on the New York Yankees after going 20-5 with 326 strikeouts and a 2.50 ERA in 2019 with the Astros.

2010: BRYCE HARPER

Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, stands in the dugout before a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

The Washington Nationals chosen Bryce Harper with the high decide in 2010. He was a star for the Nationals for a number of years earlier than signing a mega-deal with the Phillies. In 2019, he hit .260 with 35 house runs. He additionally has a Nationwide League MVP underneath his belt – one thing {that a} No. 1 decide has not completed since Joe Mauer.

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