2020 MLB Draft Guide

The 2020 MLB draft is June 10. This year’s draft will be like any other year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Major league scouts and front office executives have had a difficult time preparing for this year’s draft with the cancellation of college and high school baseball seasons in mid-March. This year’s draft also will be just five rounds instead of the typical 40 rounds.

The Baseball Prospect Journal features some of the most in-depth 2020 MLB draft coverage available. MLB draft writer Dan Zielinski III has interviewed and written in-depth profiles on 61 of this year’s top draft prospects. He also has produced podcasts, detailed all the latest news and written mock drafts.

Below is a guide to all of Baseball Prospect Journal’s in-depth 2020 MLB draft coverage.

MLB Draft Profiles

The 2020 MLB draft marks Dan Zielinski’s sixth year covering the draft and writing detailed stories on the top prospects. This year, Zielinski has written stories on 61 of the top draft prospects. Read them all here.

Over the last five years, Zielinski has interviewed 191 MLB draft selections, including 67 first-round picks. Out of those 67 first-rounders, 13 of them were taken in the first five picks, including prep outfielder Mickey Moniak, prep shortstop Royce Lewis and college right-handed pitcher Casey Mize, who each went No. 1 overall.

MLB Draft Mock Drafts

MLB Draft: Mock Draft 7.0

MLB Draft: Mock Draft 6.0

MLB Draft: Mock Draft 5.0

MLB Draft: First-Round Mock 4.0

MLB Draft: First-Round Mock 3.0

MLB Draft: First-Round Mock 2.0

MLB Draft: First-Round Mock 1.0

MLB Draft Podcasts and Commentary

Brewers have multiple options in the first round

Tennessee pitching coach Frank Anderson high on Garrett Crochet

Brewers have had mixed results in first round

MLB Draft: Austin Martin vs. Spencer Torkelson

Wisconsin has a talented crop of draft prospects

2020 MLB Draft: Three underrated prospects

MLB Draft Podcast: Coronavirus, Mock Draft

MLB Draft News

Dylan Crews opts out of MLB draft

MLB draft will be five rounds

Changes ahead for this year’s MLB draft

Dan Zielinski III has covered the MLB draft for five years. He’s interviewed 191 of the top draft prospects in that period, including three No. 1 overall picks. Multiple publications, including Baseball America, USA Today and The Arizona Republic, have quoted his work, while he’s appeared on radio stations as a “MLB draft expert.” Follow him on Twitter @DanZielinski3.

Dan Zielinski III
Dan Zielinski IIIhttp://BaseballProspectJournal.com
Dan Zielinski III is the creator of the Baseball Prospect Journal and has covered the MLB draft since 2015. His draft work originally appeared on The3rdManIn.com, a sports website he started in December 2011. He also covered the Milwaukee Brewers as a member of the credentialed media for four years. Follow him on Twitter @DanZielinski3.

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