2011 MLB Mock Draft

2011 MLB Mock Draft

With the 2011 MLB First Year Player Draft set to begin on Monday June 6th, Ryan Kelley of BaseballNewsHound.com offers our website's very first mock draft to our readers. The following table includes BaseballNewsHound.com's projected first round picks for the '11 MLB Draft. Each projected pick includes the player's name, birth date and their overall future potential. You can find scouting reports and scouting data on each player at http://baseballnewshound.com/?category_name=mlb-draft
#1. Pittsburgh Pirates
Gerrit Cole, RHP, UCLA
Date of Birth: Sep-90
Overall Future Potential: 63
#12. Milwaukee Brewers
Sonny Gray, RHP, Vanderbilt
Date of Birth: Nov-89
Overall Future Potential: 59
#23. Washington Nationals* (From White Sox)
Tyler Anderson, LHP Oregon
Date of Birth: Dec-89
Overall Future Potential: 58
#2. Seattle Mariners
Anthony Rendon, 3B, Rice
Date of Birth: Jun-90
Overall Future Potential: 60
#13. New York Mets
Jed Bradley, LHP, Georgia Tech
Date of Birth: Jun-90
Overall Future Potential: 60
#24. Tampa Bay Rays* (From Red Sox)
Josh Bell, OF, Dallas Jesuit (TX)
Date of Birth: May-92
Overall Future Potential: 56
#3. Arizona Diamondbacks
Dylan Bundy, RHP, Owasso HS (OK)
Date of Birth: Nov-92
Overall Future Potential: 58
#14. Florida Marlins
Javier Baez, SS/3B, Arlington Country Day HS (FL)
Date of Birth: Dec-92
Overall Future Potential: 58
#25. San Diego Padres
Henry Owens, LHP, Edison HS (CA)
Date of Birth: Jul-92
Overall Future Potential: 59
#4. Baltimore Orioles
Trevor Bauer, RHP, UCLA
Date of Birth: Jan-91
Overall Future Potential: 60
#15. Milwaukee Brewers
Levi Michael, MI, North Carolina
Date of Birth: Feb-91
Overall Future Potential: 54
#26. Boston Red Sox (From Texas Rangers)
Matthew Purke, LHP, Texas Christian
Date of Birth: Jul-90
Overall Future Potential: 61
#5. Kansas City Royals
Danny Hultzen, LHP, Virginia
Date of Birth: Sep-89
Overall Future Potential: 60
#16. Los Angeles Dodgers
Blake Swihart, C, Cleveland HS (NM)
Date of Birth: Apr-92
Overall Future Potential: 55
#27. Cincinnati Reds
Robert Stephensen, RHP, Alhambra HS (CA)
Date of Birth: Feb-93
Overall Future Potential: 57

#6. Washington Nationals
Archie Bradley, RHP, Broken Arrow HS (OK)
Date of Birth: Aug-92
Overall Future Potential: 62
#17. Los Angeles Angels
Taylor Guerrieri, RHP, Spring Valley HS (SC)
Date of Birth: Dec-92
Overall Future Potential: 56
#28. Atlanta Braves
Dillon Howard, RHP, Searcy HS
Date of Birth: Jul-92
Overall Future Potential: 57
#7 Arizona Diamondbacks
Derek "Bubba" Starling, Gardner Edgerton HS (KS)
Date of Birth: Aug-92
Overall Future Potential: 64
#18. Oakland Athletics
Cory Spangenberg, SS/3B, Indian River State JC
Date of Birth: Mar-91
Overall Future Potential: 58
#29. San Francisco Giants
Brandon Nimmo, OF, East HS (WY)
Date of Birth: Mar-93
Overall Future Potential: 61
#8. Cleveland Indians
Francisco Lindor, SS, Montverde Aca. (FL)
Date of Birth: Nov-93
Overall Future Potential: 59
#19. Boston Red Sox* (From Detroit)
Alex Meyer, RHP, Kentucky
Date of Birth: Jan-90
Overall Future Potential: 55
#30. Minnesota Twins
Kolten Wong, 2B, Hawaii
Date of Birth: Oct-90
Overall Future Potential: 54
#9. Chicago Cubs
George Springer, CF, UCONN
Date of Birth: Sep-89
Overall Future Potential: 60
#20. Colorado Rockies
Daniel Norris, LHP, Science Hill HS (TN)
Date of Birth: Mar-93
Overall Future Potential: 58
#31. Tampa Bay Rays (From New York Yankees)
Brian Goodwin, CF, Miami-Dade JC
Date of Birth: Nov-90
Overall Future Potential: 61
#10. San Diego Padres
Matthew Barnes, RHP, UCONN
Date of Birth: Jun-90
Overall Future Potential: 59
#21. Toronto Blue Jays
Mikie Mahtook, OF, Louisiana State University
Date of Birth: Nov-89
Overall Future Potential: 59
#32. Tampa Bay Rays
Andrew Chafin, LHP, Kent State
Date of Birth: Jun-90
Overall Future Potential: 58
#11. Houston Astros
Taylor Jungmann, RHP, Texas
Date of Birth: Dec-89
Overall Future Potential: 59
#22. St. Louis Cardinals
John Stilson, RHRP, Texas A&M
Date of Birth: Jul-90
Overall Future Potential: 61
#33. Texas Rangers (From Philadelphia Phillies)
C.J. Cron, 1B/C, Utah
Date of Birth: Jan-90
Overall Future Potential: 53