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Draft Central | Draft Tracker | History
First-Year Player Draft coverage: Team-by-team

 AMERICAN LEAGUE:   EAST | CENTRAL | WEST  

East

  BLUE JAYS
Blue Jays zero in on position players
In draft, Jays give it the ol' college try
In a switch, Jays draft high school OF
Shortened career no regret to Goffena
Jays prepared for First-Year Player Draft

  DEVIL RAYS  
A call to arms for Rays
Longoria's dream comes true
Rays get their man
New regime gets first chance at draft

  ORIOLES
Orioles fill in blanks as draft wraps up
Orioles go for shortstops, arms in draft
Orioles select Rowell as top pick
Inaugural pick McDonald never left farm (system)
Orioles scouts ready for draft day

  RED SOX
Red Sox draft next Papelbon
Bard slips to Sox at No. 28
UNC aces ready for next step
Carolina on Red Sox's mind in Round 1
Red Sox draft history has family ties
Red Sox are top-heavy for draft

  YANKEES
Yanks' Class of 2006 complete
Yankees go hurler-heavy on Day 1
USC's Kennedy is Yankees' top pick
Yanks' top pick in '65 had big shoes to fill
Yankees aim at moving targets

Central

  INDIANS
Draft haul heavy on college players
Catchers, middle infielders Day 1 focus
UCLA lefty Huff is Tribe's top pick
Promising career derailed for Tribe's very first pick
Tribe OK without first-round pick

  ROYALS
Royals focus armed, ready
Guessing game began with first pick
KC's focus on pitching on Day 1 of Draft
Royals tab Hochevar as No. 1 pick
KC's first pick to go down to last minute
Royals are on the clock
Franchise's first pick made no impact
Royals eye pitching with No. 1 pick

  TIGERS
Detroit drafts seasoned players on Day 2
Draft list like a college all-star team
UNC aces ready for next step
Tigers nab Tar Heels lefty in first round
Eye of the Tigers on sixth pick

  TWINS
Twins add offensive depth through draft
Twins pick to fill weaknesses
Outfielder Parmelee is Twins' first pick
Twins will stay the course on Draft Day

  WHITE SOX
Re-stocking arms a priority for Sox
White Sox pleased with Day 1 talent
White Sox draft a champion in McCulloch
Plesha's claim to fame
Drafting late small price to pay

West

  ANGELS
Angels finish draft with a load of arms
Angels hang around the mound
Top pick ecstatic to be with home team
Angels set sights on high schoolers

  ATHLETICS
A's first-day results worth wait
A's select prep righty at No. 66
College kept Broberg from A's in '68
A's aim to make most of early selections

  MARINERS
Mariners draft features plenty of arms
Arms the important part on Day 1
Mariners grab Cal righty at No. 5
Mariners targeting pitching with fifth pick

  RANGERS  
Rangers go mound route
Rangers use draft to load up on bats
Texas dips into prep ranks for Kiker
Rangers got it right with Howell
Rangers express no preference
  NATIONAL LEAGUE:   EAST | CENTRAL | WEST  

East

  BRAVES  
Braves top pick already inked
Braves again load up with pitching
Dream come true for Braves' first pick
Santorini values short time with Braves
Pitching remains Braves' draft focus

  NATIONALS  
Nats' focus turns to signing draftees
So far, very good for Nationals
Nationals draft pair of preps
No Moore regrets for franchise's first pick
National agenda: Restocking the Minors

  MARLINS  
Marlins focus on pitching in draft
Marlins select Sinkbeil as No. 1 pick
Marlins chose hometown catcher in '92
Fishing for the best available talent

  METS  
Mets' picks reflect pitching-rich draft
Mets in the right on Draft's first day
Mets tab Mulvey with first pick
Injuries curtailed Rohrís big-league stint
Mets looking for diamond in the rough

  PHILLIES  
Phils go after 'high-ceiling athletes'
Phils select righty Drabek at No. 18
Phillies took mulligan with first-ever pick
Time to re-Phil the farm system

Central

  ASTROS  
Astros go high school route on Day 2
Astros think highly of top two picks
Astros take catcher Sapp with first pick
Barrett a first of his kind
Astros' draft plan takes left turn

  BREWERS  
Touching base with Ryan Braun
Brewers add hurlers in draft's first day
Brewers tab high school pitcher at No.1
Brewers in unfamiliar draft territory

  CARDINALS  
Cardinals go to college for Day 2
Cardinals' draft is history lesson
Cards snag Ottavino with 30th pick
Cards again have draft-pick surplus

  CUBS  
Cubs not slowed by fewer early picks
Cubs claim two-sport star on Day 1
Cubs take outfielder Colvin with first pick
Cubs will need to be crafty in draft

  PIRATES  
Patience pays off for Lincoln
Pirates select Lincoln with No. 1 pick
First pick in club history shows draft's imperfections
No guarantees for Bucs in draft

  REDS  
A life of ups and downs for Carbo
Reds finish draft with balanced group
Reds play the field on Day 1 of Draft
Reds select Texas' Stubbs with first pick
Hoping to hit another Homer in draft

West

  DIAMONDBACKS  
D-Backs focus on pitching in '06 Draft
D-Backs take righty Scherzer at No. 11
D-Backs draft strategy remains the same

  DODGERS  
Signability is key for Dodgers on Day 1
Mattingly a natural pick for Dodgers
Dodgers focus on pitching in first round
Dodgers went local with first-ever pick
Dodgers hopeful, heavy with high picks

  GIANTS  
Giants see fast-trackers in draft choices
Giants grab Huskies ace with first pick
Giants return to first round of the draft

  PADRES
Padres turn to pitching on Day 2
Athleticism the key for Padres on Day 1
Padres tab Antonelli with first-round pick
Plethora of early picks at Pads' disposal

  ROCKIES  
Rox draft promises early returns
Rockies excited to nab Christensen
Reynolds shares draft day with family
Rockies select Stanford's Reynolds
Rockies in enviable spot at No. 2