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First-Year Player Draft History

Derek Jeter has won five World Series titles since five teams passed on him in the 1992 Draft. (Getty Images)

The complete draft history

1965 marked the beginning of the MLB First-Year Player Draft, with two phases, the June Regular and August Legion. Revisit those picks, and browse through every draft pick in MLB history. Read More »

Draft history features

MLB.com coverage

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By the Numbers

First picks by club:   


No. 1 overall picks by year

Players drafted and sent straight to Majors

Draft reports by decade:
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