2017 NPB draft

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The 2020 NPB draft was held October 26, 2017. Seven of the twelve teams picked Kotaro Kiyomiya with their first pick.

First Round - initial picks[edit]

Team Player Position School (Type) Notes
Rakuten Golden Eagles Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham
Yokohama BayStars Kazumi Azuma P Ritsumeikan University (Col.)
Orix Buffaloes Daiki Tajima P JR Higashinihon (Ind) Won lottery rights to Tajima over Seibu
Chunichi Dragons Shosei Nakamura C Koryo High School (HS) Won lottery rights to Nakamura over Hiroshima
Seibu Lions Daiki Tajima P JR Higashinihon (Ind) Lost lottery rights to Tajima to Orix
Hiroshima Carp Shosei Nakamura C Koryo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Nakamura to Chunichi
Chiba Lotte Marines Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham
Hanshin Tigers Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham
Nippon Ham Fighters Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Won lottery rights to Kiyomiya over Rakuten, Chiba Lotte, Hanshin, Yomiuri, Softbank, Yakult
Yomiuri Giants Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham
Softbank Hawks Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham
Yakult Swallows Kotaro Kiyomiya IF Waseda Jitsugyo High School (HS) Lost lottery rights to Kiyomiya to Nippon Ham

First Round - redraft[edit]

Team Player Position School (Type) Notes
Seibu Lions Hiromasa Saitoh P Meji University (Col.)
Chiba Lotte Marines Hisanori Yasuda IF Riseisha High School (Col.) Won lottery for Yasuda over Hanshin, Softbank
Yakult Swallows Munetaka Murakami C Kyushu Gakuin High School (HS) Won lottery for Murakami over Yomiuri, Rakuten
Yomiuri Giants Munetaka Murakami C Kyushu Gakuin High School (HS) Lost lottery for Murakami to Yakult
Rakuten Golden Eagles Munetaka Murakami C Kyushu Gakuin High School (HS) Lost lottery for Murakami to Yakult
Hanshin Tigers Hisanori Yasuda IF Riseisha High School (Col.) Lost lottery for Yasuda to Chiba Lotte
Chiba Lotte Marines Hisanori Yasuda IF Riseisha High School (Col.) Lost lottery for Yasuda to Chiba Lotte
Chunichi Dragons Hiroshi Suzuki P Yamaha (Ind)

First Round - redraft part 2[edit]

Team Player Position School (Type) Notes
Yomiuri Giants Takuya Kuwahara P Chuo University (Col.)
Rakuten Golden Eagles Hiroki Kondoh P Okayama Shogyo University (Col.)
Hanshin Tigers Kosuke Baba P Sendai University (Col.) Won lottery for Baba over Softbank
Softbank Hawks Kosuke Baba P Sendai University (Col.) Lost lottery for Baba to Hanshin

First Round - redraft part 3[edit]

Team Player Position School (Type) Notes
Softbank Hawks Haruto Yoshizumi P Tsuruoka East High School (HS)

Assorted other selections=[edit]

Source: Mainerds