2012 MLB Draft Preview

The 2012 MLB Draft (48th June Amateur Draft) will take place on June 4th, 5th and 6th.

2012 Draft Order

2012 Draft Order Table
OvPck Rnd Tm Pick Value Team Picks WAR #MLB Best MLB
11Houston Astros#1s, all 202084349Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr., Chipper Jones, Darryl Strawberry, Harold Baines
21Minnesota Twins#1s, all 202055148Reggie Jackson, Will Clark, J.D. Drew, Josh Beckett, Greg Swindell
31Seattle Mariners#1s, all 202047746Robin Yount, Paul Molitor, Matt Williams, Lonnie Smith, Troy Glaus
41Baltimore Orioles#1s, all 202053345Barry Larkin, Kevin Brown, Dave Winfield, Thurman Munson, Darrell Porter
51Kansas City Royals#1s, all 202031635Dwight Gooden, Dale Murphy, J.D. Drew, Mark Teixeira, Vernon Wells
61Chicago Cubs#1s, all 202048640Barry Bonds, Derek Jeter, Gary Sheffield, Andy Van Slyke, Kevin McReynolds
71San Diego Padres#1s, all 202024141Frank Thomas, Troy Tulowitzki, Nick Markakis, Trot Nixon, Clayton Kershaw
81Pittsburgh Pirates#1s, all 202022636Todd Helton, Jay Bell, Jim Abbott, Dick Ruthven, Gary Roenicke
91Miami Marlins#1s, all 202024935Kevin Appier, Barry Zito, Mark Kotsay, Geoff Jenkins, John Danks
101Colorado Rockies#1s, all 202042546Mark McGwire, Robin Ventura, Ted Simmons, Tim Wallach, Eric Chavez
111Oakland Athletics#1s, all 202011539Greg Luzinski, Shane Mack, Walt Weiss, Andrew McCutchen, Shawn Estes
121New York Mets#1s, all 202027134Nomar Garciaparra, Kirk Gibson, Billy Wagner, Jered Weaver, Delino DeShields
131Chicago White Sox#1s, all 202027730Manny Ramirez, Frank Tanana, Garry Templeton, Paul Konerko, Gary Nolan
141Cincinnati Reds#1s, all 202024339Derrek Lee, Tino Martinez, Cliff Floyd, Jason Varitek, Tom Brunansky
151Cleveland Indians#1s, all 202024829Chase Utley, Jim Rice, Chris Carpenter, Richie Hebner, Royce Clayton
161Washington Nationals#1s, all 202026639Lance Berkman, Lance Parrish, Shawn Green, Bernie Carbo, Roberto Hernandez
171Toronto Blue Jays#1s, all 202024636Roy Halladay, Gary Matthews, Charles Nagy, Cole Hamels, Jeromy Burnitz
181Los Angeles Dodgers#1s, all 202012032Willie Wilson, Glenn Wilson, Dan Ford, Joe Magrane, Carlos May
191St. Louis Cardinals (Angels -- Albert Pujols)#1s, all 202033140Roger Clemens, Bobby Grich, Mike Scioscia, Shannon Stewart, Alex Rios
201San Francisco Giants#1s, all 202034533Mike Mussina, CC Sabathia, Bob Welch, Torii Hunter, Rick Rhoden
211Atlanta Braves#1s, all 202014436Rick Sutcliffe, Jason Varitek, Gorman Thomas, Jake Westbrook, Todd Worrell
221Toronto Blue Jays (Unsigned pick -- Tyler Beede)#1s, all 202035736Rafael Palmeiro, Craig Biggio, Chet Lemon, Bruce Hurst, Jayson Werth
231St. Louis Cardinals#1s, all 202013828Jason Kendall, Mo Vaughn, Aaron Sele, Jacoby Ellsbury, Luis Alicea
241Boston Red Sox#1s, all 202011035Rondell White, Alex Fernandez, Chad Billingsley, Rich Dauer, Joe Blanton
251Tampa Bay Rays#1s, all 202012834Chuck Knoblauch, Matt Cain, Bill Buckner, Matt Garza, Dan Spillner
261Arizona Diamondbacks#1s, all 202012427Alan Trammell, Dave Henderson, Dan Plesac, Brent Gates, Jeremy Bonderman
271Milwaukee Brewers (Tigers -- Prince Fielder)#1s, all 202010531Vida Blue, Pete Harnisch, Tom Underwood, Todd Jones, Mike Fetters
281Milwaukee Brewers#1s, all 202011036Lee Smith, Charles Johnson, Darrin Jackson, Jamey Wright, Daric Barton
291Texas Rangers#1s, all 202022931George Brett, Bill Swift, Adam Wainwright, Del Unser, Ellis Valentine
301New York Yankees#1s, all 202034431Mike Schmidt, David Wells, Jerry Reuss, Travis Fryman, Brian Jordan
311Boston Red Sox (Phillies -- Jonathan Papelbon)#1s, all 202013825Greg Maddux, Jarrod Washburn, Kirt Manwaring, J.P. Howell, Aaron Heilman
321Minnesota Twins (Rockies -- Michael Cuddyer)#1s, all 20208129Dave Magadan, Justin Thompson, Dave Valle, Roger Pavlik, Allan Anderson
331San Diego Padres (Marlins -- Heath Bell)#1s, all 20205823Mike Gallego, Dave Burba, Milt Wilcox, Brad Wilkerson, Floyd Youmans
341Oakland Athletics (Twins -- Josh Willingham)#1s, all 20208132Mark Gubicza, Bruce Bochte, Arthur Rhodes, Bruce Ruffin, Rich Amaral
351New York Mets (Marlins -- Jose Reyes)#1s, all 202015431Johnny Damon, Mark Langston, Aaron Rowand, Jason Marquis, Mark Bellhorn
361St. Louis Cardinals (Angels -- Albert Pujols)#1s, all 202021332Randy Johnson, Johnny Bench, Erik Hanson, Dave Bergman, Bobby Jones
371Boston Red Sox (Phillies -- Jonathan Papelbon)#1s, all 202016826Frank Viola, Troy Glaus, Mike Scott, Rick Miller, Mike Heath
381Milwaukee Brewers (Tigers -- Prince Fielder)#1s, all 202012625David Wright, Butch Wynegar, Larry Hisle, Tim Teufel, Kelly Johnson
391Texas Rangers (Angels -- C.J. Wilson)#1s, all 202024025Barry Bonds, Don Baylor, Todd Hundley, Mel Hall, Neal Heaton
401Philadelphia Phillies (Reds -- Ryan Madson)#1s, all 20207519Kevin Tapani, Larry Gura, Milton Bradley, Huston Street, Luke Hochevar
411Houston Astros (Pirates -- Clint Barmes)#1s, all 20208829Fred Lynn, Dan Plesac, Joba Chamberlain, Trever Miller, Lance McCullers
421Minnesota Twins (Diamondbacks -- Jason Kubel)#1s, all 20206821Dennis Leonard, Mookie Wilson, Clay Buchholz, Marlon Anderson, Chris Perez
431Chicago Cubs (Brewers -- Aramis Ramirez)#1s, all 20203725Bob Knepper, Mark Prior, Scott Hatteberg, Jimmy Gobble, Jason Pridie
441San Diego Padres (Dodgers -- Aaron Harang)#1s, all 20207425Jon Lieber, Joey Votto, Bob Wickman, Chris Brown, Jeff Robinson
451Pittsburgh Pirates (Twins -- Ryan Doumit)#1s, all 20202224Gerald Laird, Tom Gorzelanny, John Dopson, Adrian Devine, Jerry Bell
461Colorado Rockies (Dodgers -- Mark Ellis)#1s, all 202014527Scott Rolen, Jimmy Rollins, Yovani Gallardo, Doug Bair, Milt Cuyler
471Oakland Athletics (Cubs -- David DeJesus)#1s, all 202017523Tom Glavine, John Candelaria, Albert Belle, Clay Kirby, Dave Hansen
481Chicago White Sox (Marlins -- Mark Buehrle)#1s, all 202013122Cal Ripken Jr., Sid Bream, Chris Singleton, Scott Kamieniecki, Kelly Shoppach
491Cincinnati Reds (Rockies -- Roberto Hernandez)#1s, all 202017823Carlos Beltran, Carney Lansford, Jeff Suppan, Len Barker, Derek Bell
501Toronto Blue Jays (Mets -- Frank Francisco)#1s, all 202017425Dennis Eckersley, Al Leiter, Brian Roberts, Adam Dunn, Bart Johnson
511Los Angeles Dodgers (Pirates -- Rod Barajas)#1s, all 20208417Barry Larkin, Frank Duffy, Chris Haney, Tim Scott, Barry Manuel
521Texas Rangers (Blue Jays -- Darren Oliver)#1s, all 20206025Carl Crawford, Ralph Garr, Ryan Sweeney, Matt Belisle, J.P. Howell
531St. Louis Cardinals (Tigers -- Octavio Dotel)#1s, all 202015824Gary Carter, Andy Messersmith, Phil Bradley, Sean Casey, Steve Bedrosian
541Philadelphia Phillies (Yankees -- Raul Ibanez)#1s, all 202010220Scott Sanderson, Randy Wolf, Brett Tomko, Steve Ontiveros, Lamar Johnson
551San Diego Padres (Unsigned pick -- Brett Austin)#1s, all 202018921Bert Blyleven, Todd Helton, Todd Zeile, Brett Anderson, Ron Romanick
561Chicago Cubs (Rays -- Carlos Pena)#1s, all 202013925Jimmy Key, Richie Zisk, Pete Vuckovich, J.J. Hardy, Larry Herndon
571Cincinnati Reds (Blue Jays -- Francisco Cordero)#1s, all 202010929Jon Lester, Ruppert Jones, Brandon Inge, Brandon Phillips, Dan Schatzeder
581Toronto Blue Jays (Mets -- Jon Rauch)#1s, all 202019128Tony Gwynn, Jason Giambi, Rick Aguilera, Rance Mulliniks, Scott Baker
591St. Louis Cardinals (Nationals -- Edwin Jackson)#1s, all 20203120Dean Palmer, Roger McDowell, Ryan Doumit, Brandon League, Jeremy Reed
601Toronto Blue Jays (Rays -- Jose Molina)#1s, all 202012221Fred Lynn, Steve Garvey, Lynn McGlothen, Ryan Ludwick, Brad Fullmer
OvPck Rnd Tm Pick Value Team Picks WAR #MLB Best MLB
612Houston Astros#2s, all 20197432Ken Holtzman, Craig Swan, Joe Magrane, Mike Jorgensen, Jesse Crain
622Oakland Athletics (Twins -- Josh Willingham)#2s, all 20195419Jose DeLeon, Jeff Weaver, Andre Ethier, Scott Sullivan, Rawly Eastwick
632Minnesota Twins#2s, all 201914630Eddie Murray, Darren Oliver, Zane Smith, Elliott Maddox, Alan Ashby
642Seattle Mariners#2s, all 20195923Brian McCann, Hunter Pence, Dennis Lamp, Chuck Crim, Scott Servais
652Baltimore Orioles#2s, all 20196422Randy Winn, Dustin Pedroia, Wally Whitehurst, Ben Broussard, Anthony Telford
662Kansas City Royals#2s, all 20193921Ryan Dempster, Chase Headley, Trevor Cahill, Ken Boswell, Dave Engle
672Chicago Cubs#2s, all 201921122Rick Reuschel, Ron Guidry, Wally Joyner, Mike Moore, Kurt Suzuki
682San Diego Padres#2s, all 20196619John Lackey, Stan Bahnsen, Don Robinson, Chris Snyder, Jason Vargas
692Pittsburgh Pirates#2s, all 201910124Tim Salmon, Bronson Arroyo, Mike Davis, Scott Cooper, Ken Kravec
702San Diego Padres (Marlins -- Heath Bell)#2s, all 20195019Britt Burns, Aaron Cook, John Vander Wal, Jon Nunnally, Paul Moskau
712New York Mets (Marlins -- Jose Reyes)#2s, all 201914224Ken Caminiti, Floyd Bannister, Danny Tartabull, A.J. Pierzynski, Jaime Navarro
722Minnesota Twins (Rockies -- Michael Cuddyer)#2s, all 201915122Ray Lankford, Dan Haren, Mike Greenwell, Shane Reynolds, Aaron Boone
732Colorado Rockies#2s, all 20194321Sid Fernandez, Pat Sheridan, Kevin Slowey, Ken Howell, Harry Parker
742Oakland Athletics#2s, all 201919125Graig Nettles, David Cone, Jim Clancy, Dan Petry, Greg Myers
752New York Mets#2s, all 201910719Tino Martinez, Grady Sizemore, Jason Thompson, Yunel Escobar, Scott Radinsky
762Chicago White Sox#2s, all 201910021Chase Utley, Marquis Grissom, Dan Pasqua, Giancarlo Stanton, Nick Hundley
772Philadelphia Phillies (Reds -- Ryan Madson)#2s, all 2019119Rich Folkers, Ken Patterson, Blake Wood, Jose Morales, Scott Lewis
782Cincinnati Reds#2s, all 20193221Steve Busby, Ryan Theriot, John Habyan, Ryan Garko, Nook Logan
792Cleveland Indians#2s, all 20196120John Olerud, Dave Fleming, Zack Cozart, Jeff Fiorentino, Onan Masaoka
802Washington Nationals#2s, all 20198123Curtis Granderson, Steve Yeager, Shaun Marcum, Greg Gross, Todd Hollandsworth
812Toronto Blue Jays#2s, all 20192514Jerry Mumphrey, Tom Poquette, Andre Robertson, Steven Shell, Jason Hardtke
822Los Angeles Dodgers#2s, all 20194720Phil Nevin, David Weathers, Alex Ochoa, Mike Morse, Dave Hamilton
832Texas Rangers (Angels -- C.J. Wilson)#2s, all 20197116Barry Zito, Cliff Johnson, Mark Williamson, Adam Lind, Rudy Seanez
842San Francisco Giants#2s, all 20195818Jeremy Guthrie, J.J. Putz, Jim Gott, Jim Mecir, Brian Duensing
852Atlanta Braves#2s, all 201912326Burt Hooton, Denny Neagle, Rob Deer, Brian Harper, Bobby Thigpen
862St. Louis Cardinals#2s, all 201910220Ozzie Smith, Matt Clement, Shawn Chacon, Chad Ogea, Wes Chamberlain
872Boston Red Sox#2s, all 20193715Doug Drabek, Jack Hannahan, Danny Espinosa, Bill Wilkinson, Dave Hostetler
882Tampa Bay Rays#2s, all 20192315Kirk McCaskill, Alex Cora, Eli Marrero, Alberto Castillo, George Zeber
892New York Yankees (Unsigned pick -- Sam Stafford)#2s, all 201916018Randy Johnson, Justin Morneau, Nick Johnson, Chris Young, Tom Paciorek
902Arizona Diamondbacks#2s, all 201911315Will Clark, Luis Gonzalez, Sean Rodriguez, Josh Rupe, Hank Small
912Detroit Tigers#2s, all 20194218Jim Beattie, Adam Everett, Jeremy Affeldt, George Stone, Curt Wilkerson
922Milwaukee Brewers#2s, all 20193921Mike Witt, Ricky Horton, Bill Stein, J.A. Happ, Curt Young
932Texas Rangers#2s, all 20195117Paul O'Neill, Wayne Garland, Gary Wayne, Javier Valentin, Brian Buscher
942New York Yankees#2s, all 20196520David Justice, Scott Downs, Chris Stynes, Sean Berry, Joe Smith
952Philadelphia Phillies#2s, all 20197819Amos Otis, Dave Cash, Roger Bailey, Scott Chiamparino, Willie Bloomquist
OvPck Rnd Tm Pick Value Team Picks WAR #MLB Best MLB
963Houston Astros#3s, all 201813520Rickey Henderson, Charlie Hayes, Kent Bottenfield, Stew Cliburn, Craig Kimbrel
973Minnesota Twins#3s, all 20186522Dave Goltz, Randy Jones, Mike Macfarlane, Lenn Sakata, Brian Barnes
983Seattle Mariners#3s, all 20185317Jack Morris, Scott Hairston, Ken Frailing, Jesse Levis, Mike Ignasiak
993Baltimore Orioles#3s, all 201810115Lou Whitaker, Jim Morrison, Bruce Benedict, Jon Rauch, Taylor Teagarden
1003Kansas City Royals#3s, all 20185719Ron Gant, Shane Mack, Josh Bard, George Vukovich, Dave Freisleben
1013Chicago Cubs#3s, all 20182118Charlie Moore, Danny Graves, Dennis Blair, Ryan Langerhans, Jonathan Lucroy
1023San Diego Padres#3s, all 20181418Joe Price, Vance Worley, Jensen Lewis, Bobby Mitchell, Randy Hennis
1033Pittsburgh Pirates#3s, all 20183115Eric Plunk, Russ Ortiz, Paul Sorrento, Pat Clements, Josh Hancock
1043Miami Marlins#3s, all 20187623David DeJesus, Wayne Garrett, Mike Henneman, Bob Shirley, Mark Guthrie
1053Colorado Rockies#3s, all 20186213Cliff Lee, Hank Blalock, James Baldwin, Bo Jackson, Rich Gale
1063Oakland Athletics#3s, all 201812814Tim Raines, Dave Stieb, Zach Miner, Wes Littleton, Mike Birkbeck
1073New York Mets#3s, all 20181414Clyde Wright, Matt Treanor, Xavier Hernandez, Sean Mulligan, Cory Vance
1083Chicago White Sox#3s, all 20181013Ricky Nolasco, Billy Koch, Lenny Harris, John Balaz, Randy Wiles
1093Cincinnati Reds#3s, all 201810621Dwight Evans, Brett Gardner, LaMarr Hoyt, Chad Kreuter, Dave Bush
1103Cleveland Indians#3s, all 20189117Jeff Bagwell, Chris Iannetta, Bryce Florie, Andy Rincon, Rich Troedson
1113Washington Nationals#3s, all 2018815Gerald Young, Terry Adams, Jeff Baker, Kirt Ojala, Brandon Boggs
1123Toronto Blue Jays#3s, all 20186515Scott Erickson, Paul Byrd, Rick Waits, Turk Wendell, Rich Hill
1133Los Angeles Dodgers#3s, all 20183714Josh Johnson, Yadier Molina, Len Matuszek, Rick Jones, Denny O'Toole
1143Los Angeles Angels#3s, all 20181314Jonathan Papelbon, Sean Bergman, Justin Maxwell, Chase d'Arnaud, Bob Skube
1153San Francisco Giants#3s, all 20184320Michael Bourn, Willie Upshaw, Ted Power, Tim Lollar, Gene Clines
1163Atlanta Braves#3s, all 20185316Ryan Klesko, Mike Devereaux, Mike Cubbage, Joe Girardi, Ross Ohlendorf
1173St. Louis Cardinals#3s, all 20186217Hal McRae, Bip Roberts, Cody Ross, Andres Torres, Casey Janssen
1183Boston Red Sox#3s, all 20185317Mickey Tettleton, Mike Smithson, Steve Parris, Jeremy Hellickson, Mark Thurmond
1193Tampa Bay Rays#3s, all 201810614Sal Bando, Todd Stottlemyre, Steve Henderson, Mike Maddux, Joey Eischen
1203Arizona Diamondbacks#3s, all 20181213Mickey Morandini, Josh Barfield, Luke Hudson, Freddie Martinez, Cliff Young
1213Detroit Tigers#3s, all 20184015John Valentin, Jeff Lahti, Ryan Drese, Wes Chamberlain, Erik Hiljus
1223Milwaukee Brewers#3s, all 20182116Steve Buechele, Mike Myers, Lou Marson, Joe Nelson, Sam LeCure
1233Texas Rangers#3s, all 20181914Steve Sparks, Rene Gonzales, Steve Woodard, Allan Ramirez, Bill Nahorodny
1243New York Yankees#3s, all 20182215Bill Wegman, Brian Boehringer, Laynce Nix, Mickey Hatcher, Roy Johnson
1253Philadelphia Phillies#3s, all 20186211Garret Anderson, John Franco, Joe Grahe, Jason McDonald, Alan Embree
1263Seattle Mariners (Unsigned pick -- Kevin Cron)#3s, all 20184814Bob Boone, Jeff Russell, Gaby Sanchez, Lyle Mouton, Kevin Campbell
1273Miami Marlins (Unsigned pick -- Connor Barron)#3s, all 20185717Marty Pattin, Mike Timlin, Bill Travers, Larry Lintz, Kevin Correia
1283Colorado Rockies (Unsigned pick -- Peter O'Brien)#3s, all 20188216Cecil Cooper, B.J. Surhoff, Doug Mientkiewicz, John Baker, Dave Downs

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