2009 MLB Draft Open Thread

Who's it going to be? Missouri RHP Kyle Gibson? Sacramento State OF Tim Wheeler? Prep RHP Matt Hobgood? Arizona State RHP Mike Leake? A combination of these players since the Rockies have the 11th and 32nd picks of the first round? Someone else? We'll find out some time after 6:15 ET when the Nationals will select San Diego State RHP Stephen Strasburg with the first overall selection of the 2009 draft.

Colorado Rockies Selections on Day One:

First Round: 11, 32
Supplemental First: 34
Second: 59
Third  : 90




  Purple Row First Round Draft Tracker

Pick Team Player Selected Position School
1 Washington Nationals Stephen Strasburg RH SP San Diego St.
2 Seattle Mariners Dustin Ackley CF UNC
3 San Diego Padres Donavan Tate CF Cartersville (GA) HS
4 Pittsburgh Pirates Tony Sanchez C Boston College
5 Baltimore Orioles Matt Hobgood RH SP Norco (CA) HS
6 San Francisco Giants Zach Wheeler RH SP East Paulding (GA) HS
7 Atlanta Braves Mike Minor LH SP Vanderbilt
8 Cincinnati Reds Mike Leake RH SP Arizona St.
9 Detroit Tigers Jacob Turner RH SP Westminster (MO) HS
10 Washington Nationals Drew Storen RH RP Stanford


Colorado Rockies

    Tyler Matzek


  Capistrano Valley (CA) HS

12 Kansas City Royals Aaron Crow RH SP Fort Worth Cats
13 Oakland Athletics Grant Green SS USC
14 Texas Rangers Matt Purke LH SP Kline (TX) HS
15 Cleveland Indians Alex White RH SP UNC
16 Arizona Diamondbacks Bobby Borchering 3B Bishop Verot (FL) HS
17 Arizona Diamondbacks AJ Pollock CF Notre Dame
18 Florida Marlins Chad James LH SP Yukon (OK) HS
19 St. Louis Cardinals
20 Toronto Blue Jays
21 Houston Astros
22 Minnesota Twins
23 Chicago White Sox
24 Los Angeles Angels
25 Los Angeles Angels
26 Milwaukee Brewers
27 Seattle Mariners
28 Boston Red Sox
29 New York Yankees
30 Tampa Bay Rays
31 Chicago Cubs
32 Colorado Rockies

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