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Everything You Need To Know About The White Sox 2021 Draft Picks

This year’s MLB Draft was back up to 20 rounds. Not the usual 40 rounds, but definitely better than the 5 rounds we got last year. The Draft also took place during the MLB All-Star Break for the first time. Let’s check out what the White Sox did. Here’s a quick look at all ofContinue reading “Everything You Need To Know About The White Sox 2021 Draft Picks”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Tyler Johnson

Player: Tyler Johnson Position: RHP Height: 6’3 Weight: 210 Age: 25 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AAA Charlotte MLB.com Rank: 18th in White Sox System Drafted: 2017 (Round 5, 147th overall by White Sox) Hometown: Richmond, VA College: South Carolina The White Sox drafted Tyler Johnson in the 5th round back in 2017. He likely dropped to the 5th round due to a sore arm that kept him sidelined for partContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Tyler Johnson”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Andrew Vaughn

Player: Andrew Vaughn Position: 1st-Base Height: 6’0 Weight: 215 Age: 22 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: A+ Winston-Salem MLB.com Rank: 2nd in White Sox System (16th in MLB) Drafted: 2019 (Round 1, 3rd overall by White Sox) Hometown: Santa Rosa, CA College: California The White Sox drafted Andrew Vaughn with the 3rd overall pick in 2019 and signed him for $7,221,200. Vaughn won the Golden Spikes award in 2018 asContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Andrew Vaughn”

White Sox- Down On the Farm: Codi Heuer

Player: Codi Heuer Position: Right-Handed Pitcher Height: 6’5 Weight: 195 Age: 24 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AAA Charlotte/MLB MLB.com Rank: 27th in White Sox System Drafted: 2018 (Round 6, 168th overall by CHW) Hometown: Missoula, MT College: Wichita State He was a starter in college at Wichita State and began in the White Sox system as a starter, but later moved to the bullpen in 2019. His stuff lookedContinue reading “White Sox- Down On the Farm: Codi Heuer”

White Sox- Down On the Farm: Luis Robert

Player: Luis Robert Position: Outfield Height: 6’2 Weight: 210 Age: 22 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: MLB MLB.com Rank: 1st in White Sox System (3rd in MLB) Signed: 2017 by White Sox Hometown: Guantanamo, Cuba The White Sox gave Robert the second-largest bonus to an amateur ever at $26 million when they signed him back in 2017. His first first two seasons in the minors were hampered by knee, ankleContinue reading “White Sox- Down On the Farm: Luis Robert”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Zack Collins

Player: Zack Collins Position: Catcher/First-Base Height: 6’3 Weight: 220 Age: 25 Bats/Throws: L/R Current Level: AAA Charlotte MLB.com Rank: 10th in White Sox System Drafted: 2016, 1st Round, 10th overall by White Sox Hometown: Pembroke Pines, FL College: Miami (FL) The White Sox drafted Zack Collins with their first round pick in 2016 (10th overall) and signed him for $3,380,600. The Sox loved both his power and his disciplinedContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Zack Collins”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Matthew Thompson

Player: Matthew Thompson Position: Right-Handed Pitcher Height: 6’3 Weight: 195 Age: 19 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: ROK Great Falls MLB.com Rank: 7th in White Sox System Drafted: 2019 (Round 2, 45th overall by CHW) Hometown: Cypress, TX The Sox grabbed Thompson in the second round of the 2019 draft and signed him for $2.1 millionContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Matthew Thompson”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Micker Adolfo

Player: Micker Adolfo Position: Outfielder Height: 6’4 Weight: 255 Age: 23 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AA Birmingham MLB.com Rank: 8th in White Sox System Signed: 2013, by White Sox Hometown: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic The White Sox signed Adolfo for $1.6 million out of the Dominican Republic back in July 2013. He wasContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Micker Adolfo”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Michael Kopech

Player: Michael Kopech Position: Right-Handed Pitcher Height: 6’3 Weight: 205 Age: 24 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AAA Charlotte MLB.com Rank: 3rd in White Sox System Drafted: 2014 (Round 1, 33rd overall by BOS) Acquired: 2016 from Red Sox with Yoan Moncada, Luis Alexander Basabe and Victor Diaz for Chris Sale Hometown: Mount Pleasant, TX KopechContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Michael Kopech”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Jonathan Stiever

Player: Jonathan Stiever Position: Right-Handed Pitcher Height: 6’2 Weight: 205 Age: 23 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: A+ Winston-Salem MLB.com Rank: 5th in White Sox System Drafted: 2018 (5th Round, 138th Overall by CHW) College: Indiana Hometown: Cedarburg, WI Stiever was a not a top recruit coming out of high school, but he was an all-aroundContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Jonathan Stiever”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Nick Madrigal

Player: Nick Madrigal Position: Second Baseman Height: 5’7 Weight: 165 Age: 23 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AAA Charlotte MLB.com Rank: 4th in White Sox System (40th in MLB) Drafted: 2018 (1st Round, 4th Overall by CHW) College: Oregon State Hometown: Elk Grove, CA The first thing you notice when you see Madrigal is his height,Continue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Nick Madrigal”

White Sox- Down On The Farm: Dane Dunning

Player: Dane Dunning Position: Pitcher Height: 6’4 Weight: 200 Age: 25 Bats/Throws: R/R Current Level: AA Birmingham MLB.com Rank: 6th in White Sox System Drafted: 2016 (1st Round, 29th Overall by WSH) College: Florida Acquired: In trade with Lucas Giolito and Reynaldo Lopez from Washington for Adam Eaton (2016) Dunning hasn’t pitched since the middleContinue reading “White Sox- Down On The Farm: Dane Dunning”

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