The Phillies made eight picks during the second day of the draft. They surprised a lot of us by taking a prep shortstop with their third round pick. With picks four thru seven, they finally selected some pitchers. Over the final three rounds, the Phillies took another shortstop and two corner infielders.
Through ten rounds (nine picks), the Phillies have taken 8 college players and one prep player. The college breakdown was one JUCO, five four-year juniors, one fourth year senior, and one fifth-year senior. Continue reading 2019 Draft Discussion: Day Two