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 201884347Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr., Chipper Jones, Darryl Strawberry, Harold Baines
21Minnesota Twins#1s, all 201855147Reggie Jackson, Will Clark, J.D. Drew, Josh Beckett, Greg Swindell
31Seattle Mariners#1s, all 201847843Robin Yount, Paul Molitor, Matt Williams, Lonnie Smith, Troy Glaus
41Baltimore Orioles#1s, all 201853344Barry Larkin, Kevin Brown, Dave Winfield, Thurman Munson, Darrell Porter
51Kansas City Royals#1s, all 201831634Dwight Gooden, Dale Murphy, J.D. Drew, Mark Teixeira, Vernon Wells
61Chicago Cubs#1s, all 201848640Barry Bonds, Derek Jeter, Gary Sheffield, Andy Van Slyke, Kevin McReynolds
71San Diego Padres#1s, all 201824138Frank Thomas, Troy Tulowitzki, Nick Markakis, Trot Nixon, Clayton Kershaw
81Pittsburgh Pirates#1s, all 201822636Todd Helton, Jay Bell, Jim Abbott, Dick Ruthven, Gary Roenicke
91Miami Marlins#1s, all 201825035Kevin Appier, Barry Zito, Mark Kotsay, Geoff Jenkins, John Danks
101Colorado Rockies#1s, all 201842544Mark McGwire, Robin Ventura, Ted Simmons, Tim Wallach, Eric Chavez
111Oakland Athletics#1s, all 201811537Greg Luzinski, Shane Mack, Walt Weiss, Andrew McCutchen, Shawn Estes
121New York Mets#1s, all 201827134Nomar Garciaparra, Kirk Gibson, Billy Wagner, Jered Weaver, Delino DeShields
131Chicago White Sox#1s, all 201827729Manny Ramirez, Frank Tanana, Garry Templeton, Paul Konerko, Gary Nolan
141Cincinnati Reds#1s, all 201824339Derrek Lee, Tino Martinez, Cliff Floyd, Jason Varitek, Tom Brunansky
151Cleveland Indians#1s, all 201824828Chase Utley, Jim Rice, Chris Carpenter, Richie Hebner, Royce Clayton
161Washington Nationals#1s, all 201826637Lance Berkman, Lance Parrish, Shawn Green, Roberto Hernandez, Bernie Carbo
171Toronto Blue Jays#1s, all 201824635Roy Halladay, Gary Matthews, Charles Nagy, Cole Hamels, Jeromy Burnitz
181Los Angeles Dodgers#1s, all 201812030Willie Wilson, Glenn Wilson, Dan Ford, Joe Magrane, Carlos May
191St. Louis Cardinals (Angels -- Albert Pujols)#1s, all 201833240Roger Clemens, Bobby Grich, Mike Scioscia, Shannon Stewart, Alex Rios
201San Francisco Giants#1s, all 201834532Mike Mussina, CC Sabathia, Bob Welch, Torii Hunter, Rick Rhoden
211Atlanta Braves#1s, all 201814436Rick Sutcliffe, Jason Varitek, Gorman Thomas, Jake Westbrook, Todd Worrell
221Toronto Blue Jays (Unsigned pick -- Tyler Beede)#1s, all 201835734Rafael Palmeiro, Craig Biggio, Chet Lemon, Bruce Hurst, Jayson Werth
231St. Louis Cardinals#1s, all 201813827Jason Kendall, Mo Vaughn, Aaron Sele, Jacoby Ellsbury, Luis Alicea
241Boston Red Sox#1s, all 201811034Rondell White, Alex Fernandez, Chad Billingsley, Rich Dauer, Joe Blanton
251Tampa Bay Rays#1s, all 201812833Chuck Knoblauch, Matt Cain, Bill Buckner, Matt Garza, Dan Spillner
261Arizona Diamondbacks#1s, all 201812426Alan Trammell, Dave Henderson, Dan Plesac, Brent Gates, Jeremy Bonderman
271Milwaukee Brewers (Tigers -- Prince Fielder)#1s, all 201810531Vida Blue, Pete Harnisch, Tom Underwood, Todd Jones, Mike Fetters
281Milwaukee Brewers#1s, all 201811033Lee Smith, Charles Johnson, Darrin Jackson, Jamey Wright, Daric Barton
291Texas Rangers#1s, all 201822930George Brett, Bill Swift, Adam Wainwright, Del Unser, Ellis Valentine
301New York Yankees#1s, all 201834430Mike Schmidt, David Wells, Jerry Reuss, Travis Fryman, Brian Jordan
311Boston Red Sox (Phillies -- Jonathan Papelbon)#1s, all 201813823Greg Maddux, Jarrod Washburn, Kirt Manwaring, J.P. Howell, Aaron Heilman
321Minnesota Twins (Rockies -- Michael Cuddyer)#1s, all 20188128Dave Magadan, Justin Thompson, Dave Valle, Roger Pavlik, Allan Anderson
331San Diego Padres (Marlins -- Heath Bell)#1s, all 20185822Mike Gallego, Dave Burba, Milt Wilcox, Brad Wilkerson, Floyd Youmans
341Oakland Athletics (Twins -- Josh Willingham)#1s, all 20188132Mark Gubicza, Bruce Bochte, Arthur Rhodes, Bruce Ruffin, Rich Amaral
351New York Mets (Marlins -- Jose Reyes)#1s, all 201815428Johnny Damon, Mark Langston, Aaron Rowand, Jason Marquis, Mark Bellhorn
361St. Louis Cardinals (Angels -- Albert Pujols)#1s, all 201821330Randy Johnson, Johnny Bench, Erik Hanson, Dave Bergman, Bobby Jones
371Boston Red Sox (Phillies -- Jonathan Papelbon)#1s, all 201816824Frank Viola, Troy Glaus, Mike Scott, Rick Miller, Mike Heath
381Milwaukee Brewers (Tigers -- Prince Fielder)#1s, all 201812625David Wright, Butch Wynegar, Larry Hisle, Tim Teufel, Kelly Johnson
391Texas Rangers (Angels -- C.J. Wilson)#1s, all 201824023Barry Bonds, Don Baylor, Todd Hundley, Mel Hall, Neal Heaton
401Philadelphia Phillies (Reds -- Ryan Madson)#1s, all 20187518Kevin Tapani, Larry Gura, Milton Bradley, Huston Street, Luke Hochevar
411Houston Astros (Pirates -- Clint Barmes)#1s, all 20188829Fred Lynn, Dan Plesac, Joba Chamberlain, Trever Miller, Lance McCullers
421Minnesota Twins (Diamondbacks -- Jason Kubel)#1s, all 20186820Dennis Leonard, Mookie Wilson, Clay Buchholz, Marlon Anderson, Chris Perez
431Chicago Cubs (Brewers -- Aramis Ramirez)#1s, all 20183725Bob Knepper, Mark Prior, Scott Hatteberg, Jimmy Gobble, Jason Pridie
441San Diego Padres (Dodgers -- Aaron Harang)#1s, all 20187425Jon Lieber, Joey Votto, Bob Wickman, Chris Brown, Jeff Robinson
451Pittsburgh Pirates (Twins -- Ryan Doumit)#1s, all 20182222Gerald Laird, Tom Gorzelanny, John Dopson, Adrian Devine, Jerry Bell
461Colorado Rockies (Dodgers -- Mark Ellis)#1s, all 201814527Scott Rolen, Jimmy Rollins, Yovani Gallardo, Doug Bair, Milt Cuyler
471Oakland Athletics (Cubs -- David DeJesus)#1s, all 201817523Tom Glavine, John Candelaria, Albert Belle, Clay Kirby, Dave Hansen
481Chicago White Sox (Marlins -- Mark Buehrle)#1s, all 201813121Cal Ripken Jr., Sid Bream, Chris Singleton, Scott Kamieniecki, Kelly Shoppach
491Cincinnati Reds (Rockies -- Roberto Hernandez)#1s, all 201817823Carlos Beltran, Carney Lansford, Jeff Suppan, Len Barker, Derek Bell
501Toronto Blue Jays (Mets -- Frank Francisco)#1s, all 201817424Dennis Eckersley, Al Leiter, Brian Roberts, Adam Dunn, Bart Johnson
511Los Angeles Dodgers (Pirates -- Rod Barajas)#1s, all 20188416Barry Larkin, Frank Duffy, Chris Haney, Tim Scott, Barry Manuel
521Texas Rangers (Blue Jays -- Darren Oliver)#1s, all 20186025Carl Crawford, Ralph Garr, Ryan Sweeney, Matt Belisle, J.P. Howell
531St. Louis Cardinals (Tigers -- Octavio Dotel)#1s, all 201815824Gary Carter, Andy Messersmith, Phil Bradley, Sean Casey, Steve Bedrosian
541Philadelphia Phillies (Yankees -- Raul Ibanez)#1s, all 201810219Scott Sanderson, Randy Wolf, Brett Tomko, Steve Ontiveros, Lamar Johnson
551San Diego Padres (Unsigned pick -- Brett Austin)#1s, all 201818820Bert Blyleven, Todd Helton, Todd Zeile, Brett Anderson, Ron Romanick
561Chicago Cubs (Rays -- Carlos Pena)#1s, all 201813923Jimmy Key, Richie Zisk, Pete Vuckovich, J.J. Hardy, Larry Herndon
571Cincinnati Reds (Blue Jays -- Francisco Cordero)#1s, all 201810929Jon Lester, Ruppert Jones, Brandon Inge, Brandon Phillips, Dan Schatzeder
581Toronto Blue Jays (Mets -- Jon Rauch)#1s, all 201819128Tony Gwynn, Jason Giambi, Rick Aguilera, Rance Mulliniks, Scott Baker
591St. Louis Cardinals (Nationals -- Edwin Jackson)#1s, all 20183019Dean Palmer, Roger McDowell, Ryan Doumit, Brandon League, Jeremy Reed
601Toronto Blue Jays (Rays -- Jose Molina)#1s, all 201812220Fred Lynn, Steve Garvey, Lynn McGlothen, Ryan Ludwick, Brad Fullmer
OvPck Rnd Tm Pick Value Team Picks WAR #MLB Best MLB
612Houston Astros#2s, all 20177431Ken Holtzman, Craig Swan, Joe Magrane, Mike Jorgensen, Jesse Crain
622Oakland Athletics (Twins -- Josh Willingham)#2s, all 20175419Jose DeLeon, Jeff Weaver, Andre Ethier, Scott Sullivan, Rawly Eastwick
632Minnesota Twins#2s, all 201714630Eddie Murray, Darren Oliver, Zane Smith, Elliott Maddox, Alan Ashby
642Seattle Mariners#2s, all 20175923Brian McCann, Hunter Pence, Dennis Lamp, Chuck Crim, Scott Servais
652Baltimore Orioles#2s, all 20176420Randy Winn, Dustin Pedroia, Wally Whitehurst, Ben Broussard, Anthony Telford
662Kansas City Royals#2s, all 20173921Ryan Dempster, Chase Headley, Trevor Cahill, Ken Boswell, Dave Engle
672Chicago Cubs#2s, all 201721122Rick Reuschel, Ron Guidry, Wally Joyner, Mike Moore, Kurt Suzuki
682San Diego Padres#2s, all 20176618John Lackey, Stan Bahnsen, Don Robinson, Chris Snyder, Jason Vargas
692Pittsburgh Pirates#2s, all 201710123Tim Salmon, Bronson Arroyo, Mike Davis, Scott Cooper, Ken Kravec
702San Diego Padres (Marlins -- Heath Bell)#2s, all 20175017Britt Burns, Aaron Cook, John Vander Wal, Jon Nunnally, Paul Moskau
712New York Mets (Marlins -- Jose Reyes)#2s, all 201714224Ken Caminiti, Floyd Bannister, Danny Tartabull, A.J. Pierzynski, Jaime Navarro
722Minnesota Twins (Rockies -- Michael Cuddyer)#2s, all 201715121Ray Lankford, Dan Haren, Mike Greenwell, Shane Reynolds, Aaron Boone
732Colorado Rockies#2s, all 20174320Sid Fernandez, Pat Sheridan, Kevin Slowey, Ken Howell, Harry Parker
742Oakland Athletics#2s, all 201719124Graig Nettles, David Cone, Jim Clancy, Dan Petry, Greg Myers
752New York Mets#2s, all 201710719Tino Martinez, Grady Sizemore, Jason Thompson, Yunel Escobar, Scott Radinsky
762Chicago White Sox#2s, all 201710021Chase Utley, Marquis Grissom, Dan Pasqua, Giancarlo Stanton, Nick Hundley
772Philadelphia Phillies (Reds -- Ryan Madson)#2s, all 2017119Rich Folkers, Ken Patterson, Blake Wood, Jose Morales, Scott Lewis
782Cincinnati Reds#2s, all 20173221Steve Busby, Ryan Theriot, John Habyan, Ryan Garko, Nook Logan
792Cleveland Indians#2s, all 20176120John Olerud, Dave Fleming, Zack Cozart, Jeff Fiorentino, Onan Masaoka
802Washington Nationals#2s, all 20178122Curtis Granderson, Steve Yeager, Shaun Marcum, Greg Gross, Todd Hollandsworth
812Toronto Blue Jays#2s, all 20172514Jerry Mumphrey, Tom Poquette, Andre Robertson, Steven Shell, Jason Hardtke
822Los Angeles Dodgers#2s, all 20174720Phil Nevin, David Weathers, Alex Ochoa, Mike Morse, Dave Hamilton
832Texas Rangers (Angels -- C.J. Wilson)#2s, all 20177115Barry Zito, Cliff Johnson, Mark Williamson, Adam Lind, Rudy Seanez
842San Francisco Giants#2s, all 20175818Jeremy Guthrie, J.J. Putz, Jim Gott, Jim Mecir, Brian Duensing
852Atlanta Braves#2s, all 201712326Burt Hooton, Denny Neagle, Rob Deer, Brian Harper, Bobby Thigpen
862St. Louis Cardinals#2s, all 201710220Ozzie Smith, Matt Clement, Shawn Chacon, Chad Ogea, Wes Chamberlain
872Boston Red Sox#2s, all 20173714Doug Drabek, Jack Hannahan, Danny Espinosa, Bill Wilkinson, Dave Hostetler
882Tampa Bay Rays#2s, all 20172315Kirk McCaskill, Alex Cora, Eli Marrero, Alberto Castillo, George Zeber
892New York Yankees (Unsigned pick -- Sam Stafford)#2s, all 201716018Randy Johnson, Justin Morneau, Nick Johnson, Chris Young, Tom Paciorek
902Arizona Diamondbacks#2s, all 201711315Will Clark, Luis Gonzalez, Sean Rodriguez, Josh Rupe, Hank Small
912Detroit Tigers#2s, all 20174218Jim Beattie, Adam Everett, Jeremy Affeldt, George Stone, Curt Wilkerson
922Milwaukee Brewers#2s, all 20173920Mike Witt, Ricky Horton, Bill Stein, J.A. Happ, Curt Young
932Texas Rangers#2s, all 20175116Paul O'Neill, Wayne Garland, Gary Wayne, Javier Valentin, Brian Buscher
942New York Yankees#2s, all 20176519David Justice, Scott Downs, Chris Stynes, Sean Berry, Joe Smith
952Philadelphia Phillies#2s, all 20177819Amos Otis, Dave Cash, Roger Bailey, Scott Chiamparino, Willie Bloomquist
OvPck Rnd Tm Pick Value Team Picks WAR #MLB Best MLB
963Houston Astros#3s, all 201613520Rickey Henderson, Charlie Hayes, Kent Bottenfield, Stew Cliburn, Craig Kimbrel
973Minnesota Twins#3s, all 20166522Dave Goltz, Randy Jones, Mike Macfarlane, Lenn Sakata, Brian Barnes
983Seattle Mariners#3s, all 20165317Jack Morris, Scott Hairston, Ken Frailing, Jesse Levis, Mike Ignasiak
993Baltimore Orioles#3s, all 201610115Lou Whitaker, Jim Morrison, Bruce Benedict, Jon Rauch, Taylor Teagarden
1003Kansas City Royals#3s, all 20165719Ron Gant, Shane Mack, Josh Bard, George Vukovich, Dave Freisleben
1013Chicago Cubs#3s, all 20162118Charlie Moore, Danny Graves, Dennis Blair, Ryan Langerhans, Jonathan Lucroy
1023San Diego Padres#3s, all 20161417Joe Price, Vance Worley, Jensen Lewis, Bobby Mitchell, Randy Hennis
1033Pittsburgh Pirates#3s, all 20163115Eric Plunk, Russ Ortiz, Paul Sorrento, Pat Clements, Josh Hancock
1043Miami Marlins#3s, all 20167622David DeJesus, Wayne Garrett, Mike Henneman, Bob Shirley, Mark Guthrie
1053Colorado Rockies#3s, all 20166213Cliff Lee, Hank Blalock, James Baldwin, Bo Jackson, Rich Gale
1063Oakland Athletics#3s, all 201612814Tim Raines, Dave Stieb, Zach Miner, Wes Littleton, Mike Birkbeck
1073New York Mets#3s, all 20161413Clyde Wright, Matt Treanor, Xavier Hernandez, Sean Mulligan, Cory Vance
1083Chicago White Sox#3s, all 20161013Ricky Nolasco, Billy Koch, Lenny Harris, John Balaz, Randy Wiles
1093Cincinnati Reds#3s, all 201610621Dwight Evans, Brett Gardner, LaMarr Hoyt, Chad Kreuter, Dave Bush
1103Cleveland Indians#3s, all 20169116Jeff Bagwell, Chris Iannetta, Bryce Florie, Andy Rincon, Rich Troedson
1113Washington Nationals#3s, all 2016814Gerald Young, Terry Adams, Jeff Baker, Kirt Ojala, Brandon Boggs
1123Toronto Blue Jays#3s, all 20166515Scott Erickson, Paul Byrd, Rick Waits, Turk Wendell, Rich Hill
1133Los Angeles Dodgers#3s, all 20163714Josh Johnson, Yadier Molina, Len Matuszek, Rick Jones, Denny O'Toole
1143Los Angeles Angels#3s, all 20161314Jonathan Papelbon, Sean Bergman, Justin Maxwell, Chase d'Arnaud, Bob Skube
1153San Francisco Giants#3s, all 20164319Michael Bourn, Willie Upshaw, Ted Power, Tim Lollar, Gene Clines
1163Atlanta Braves#3s, all 20165316Ryan Klesko, Mike Devereaux, Mike Cubbage, Joe Girardi, Ross Ohlendorf
1173St. Louis Cardinals#3s, all 20166217Hal McRae, Bip Roberts, Cody Ross, Andres Torres, Casey Janssen
1183Boston Red Sox#3s, all 20165316Mickey Tettleton, Mike Smithson, Steve Parris, Jeremy Hellickson, Mark Thurmond
1193Tampa Bay Rays#3s, all 201610614Sal Bando, Todd Stottlemyre, Steve Henderson, Mike Maddux, Joey Eischen
1203Arizona Diamondbacks#3s, all 20161213Mickey Morandini, Josh Barfield, Luke Hudson, Freddie Martinez, Cliff Young
1213Detroit Tigers#3s, all 20164015John Valentin, Jeff Lahti, Ryan Drese, Wes Chamberlain, Erik Hiljus
1223Milwaukee Brewers#3s, all 20162116Steve Buechele, Mike Myers, Lou Marson, Joe Nelson, Sam LeCure
1233Texas Rangers#3s, all 20161913Steve Sparks, Rene Gonzales, Steve Woodard, Allan Ramirez, Bill Nahorodny
1243New York Yankees#3s, all 20162215Bill Wegman, Brian Boehringer, Laynce Nix, Mickey Hatcher, Roy Johnson
1253Philadelphia Phillies#3s, all 20166211Garret Anderson, John Franco, Joe Grahe, Jason McDonald, Alan Embree
1263Seattle Mariners (Unsigned pick -- Kevin Cron)#3s, all 20164813Bob Boone, Jeff Russell, Gaby Sanchez, Lyle Mouton, Kevin Campbell
1273Miami Marlins (Unsigned pick -- Connor Barron)#3s, all 20165717Marty Pattin, Mike Timlin, Bill Travers, Larry Lintz, Kevin Correia
1283Colorado Rockies (Unsigned pick -- Peter O'Brien)#3s, all 20168215Cecil Cooper, B.J. Surhoff, Doug Mientkiewicz, John Baker, Dave Downs

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