The Cubs opted to focus on character and upside in the 2020 draft, believing they’ve found long-term solutions in a variety of places — rather than bulking up on their starting pitching need.
Austin Bloomberg recently spoke with Josh Hopper, Pitching Coach for Dallas Baptist University, about the Cubs 2nd round pick, Burl Carraway. Coach Hopper raves about Carraway, and thinks the Cubs drafted an absolute weapon out of their bullpen.
The Cubs took an outfielder with raw tools and high-upside in the third round in Jordan Nwogu. University of Michigan Assistant Head Coach Nick Schnabel believes Nwogu has the necessary tools and drive to succeed at the big league level.
The Brewers landed big-time value with their 2020 draft class, and here’s how we graded it out.
Mike Shirley and the White Sox went all-in on pitching early, and often with their 2020 draft class.
Miami head coach Gino DiMare has seen a plethora of talent come through that program over the years, and says that guys like Freddy Zamora “don’t grow on trees.”
Central Michigan head coach Jordan Bischell thinks that Brewers’ third-rounder Zavier Warren landed in a perfect spot.
Listen to Patrick Flowers and Refugio H.S.’s Jarod Kay discuss the newest White Sox prospect.
The White Sox scored big in the second round by taking Jared Kelley, a flame-throwing righty from Texas.
The Brewers needed to big-time value with their first round pick to help infuse a dilapidated farm. Garrett Mitchell was just what the doctor ordered.