Padres Select Xavier Edwards With No. 38 Overall Pick

June 4, 2018

MLB DRAFT- MLB Studios, New Jersey- After surprising some and selecting Ryan Weathers with the No. 7 overall pick, the team went with a prep shortstop out of Florida by the name of Xavier Edwards 31 picks later. Weathers is viewed as an under slot player. He should take less than slot value for his contract and thus give the Padres some financial flexibility with the rest of their picks….

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Potential Early Round 2018 Draft Picks for the Padres

May 17, 2018

Major League Baseball’s draft is coming up on June 4, 2018. Although it still does not have the same allure as the NFL or NBA drafts, the draft has become bigger, and done so in an age where information is easily obtainable. Let’s dive into the Padres’ possibilities with their first pick at number seven and their competitive balance pick at 38. First Round – Seventh Overall Pick: Pick Value…

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An Early Look at the Padres’ 2018 MLB Draft

January 21, 2018

The offseason is well under way and A.J. Preller is ready to add more talent to the 4th best farm system in the league. He will seek solid prospect offers on Brad Hand and hopefully earn a return for Chase Headley. However, fans should keep their eyes on next summer’s MLB Amateur Draft.  In recent years, the avenue has provided thrilling players. from stud lefty Mackenzie Gore to tantalizing outfielder…

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