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2020 MLB draft: Mock drafts, rankings, order and more

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MLB projection for No. 1 pick Spencer Torkelson (0:54)

Kyle Peterson calls No. 1 overall MLB draft pick Spencer Torkelson "one of the most advanced college hitters in the last decade" and says he might be ready for the majors as quickly as any prospect. (0:54)

The 2020 MLB draft is in the books. The draft, which was held virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic was shortened from 40 to five rounds and teams can sign an unlimited number of undrafted players for $20,000.

Check out our complete coverage of the draft below, including information on some of the top prospects, draft order and more.

2020 MLB draft tracker: Recap of all 160 picks, analysis and highlights

Full draft order from 1 to 160

Kiley McDaniel's MLB draft analysis: How all 30 teams fared

Who hit it out of the park and who swung and missed?

McDaniel: Favorite and least favorite picks

Day 1: MLB draft's best player reactions, social moments

Kiley McDaniel's top prospects: The top 150 players available in 2020

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Heston Kjerstad's MLB draft profile

Check out highlights of Arkansas right fielder Heston Kjerstad, drafted No. 2 by the Orioles.

Get To Know Some Top Prospects

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Get to know top MLB draft prospect Spencer Torkelson

Spencer Torkelson explains how he watched Barry Bonds growing up and reflects on the possibility of being the first college first baseman to be selected first overall.

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Max Meyer always looking to dominate

Get to know potential top-10 MLB draft pick, Minnesota pitcher Max Meyer.

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Get to know MLB draft hopeful Nick Gonzales

Jessica Mendoza chats with former New Mexico State infielder Nick Gonzales as he preps for the 2020 MLB draft.

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Getting to know Zac Veen

MLB draft prospect Zac Veen describes his determination to get better and comments on the resemblance of his swing to Cody Bellinger's and Christian Yelich's.

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Get to know MLB draft hopeful, Asa Lacy

Jessica Mendoza chats with former Texas A&M left-handed pitcher Asa Lacy as he preps for the 2020 MLB draft.

MLB Mock Drafts

Kiley McDaniel's 2020 MLB Mock Draft 3.0

Kiley McDaniel's 2020 MLB Mock Draft 2.0

Kiley McDaniel's 2020 MLB Mock Draft 1.0


Team needs and more for all 30 teams

Detroit Tigers (No. 1 overall pick)

Where their farm system ranks: Sixth

Biggest system strengths: Impact starting pitchers

Biggest system needs: Impact hitters

Matt Manning, Casey Mize and Tarik Skubal are all comfortably in my top 100 prospects and all could conceivably pitch in the big leagues in 2020 for Detroit if service time were no consideration. Beyond that, everybody agrees on Riley Greene being a potential impact bat, but from there it's either split opinions or role player types.

McDaniel: More on the Tigers and the other 29 teams


More draft links:

How Nick Gonzales showed his gaudy stats didn't come out of thin air

Preview: Who will go No. 1? Which players and teams match up best?

MLB star comparisons for top 2020 draft prospects

Doolittle: Ranking every No. 1 overall pick in MLB draft history

Schoenfield: Here's why Spencer Torkelson is about to make history

McDaniel: Meet Nick Bitsko, a 17-year-old pitcher with enormous upside

Re-drafting the top picks in every MLB draft from 2010-2019

The 10 biggest MLB draft busts of the past decade

McDaniel: How the abbreviated draft impacts this year and beyond

SEC loaded with draft prospects for 2020 (and 2021)

Was Emerson Hancock's rough debut cause to worry?

Ohio State's Lonsway flashes first-round stuff

2019 MLB draft: Picks and analysis

Draft order

First round
1. Detroit Tigers: Spencer Torkelson, 3B, Arizona State
2. Baltimore Orioles: Heston Kjerstad, RF, Arkansas
3. Miami Marlins: Max Meyer, RHP, Minnesota
4. Kansas City Royals: Asa Lacy, LHP, Texas A&M
5. Toronto Blue Jays: Austin Martin, SS, Vanderbilt
6. Seattle Mariners: Emerson Hancock, RHP, Georgia
7. Pittsburgh Pirates: Nick Gonzales, SS, New Mexico State
8. San Diego Padres: Robert Hassell, CF, Independence HS (Tennessee)
9. Colorado Rockies: Zac Veen, RF, Spruce Creek HS (Florida)
10. Los Angeles Angels: Reid Detmers, LHP, Louisville
11. Chicago White Sox: Garrett Crochet, LHP, Tennessee
12. Cincinnati Reds: Austin Hendrick, RF, West Allegheny HS (Pennsylvania)
13. San Francisco Giants: Patrick Bailey, C, NC State
14. Texas Rangers: Justin Foscue, 2B, Mississippi State
15. Philadelphia Phillies: Mick Abel, RHP, Jesuit HS (Oregon)
16. Chicago Cubs: Ed Howard, SS, Mount Carmel HS (Illinois)
17. Boston Red Sox: Nick Yorke, 2B, Archbishop Mitty HS (CA)
18. Arizona Diamondbacks: Bryce Jarvis, RHP, Duke
19. New York Mets: Pete Crow-Armstrong, CF, Harvard Westlake HS (California)
20. Milwaukee Brewers: Garrett Mitchell, CF, UCLA
21. St. Louis Cardinals: Jordan Walker, 3B, Decatur HS (GA)
22. Washington Nationals: Cade Cavalli, RHP, Oklahoma
23. Cleveland Indians: Carson Tucker, SS, Mountain Pointe HS (AZ)
24. Tampa Bay Rays: Nick Bitsko, RHP, Central Bucks East HS (PA)
25. Atlanta Braves: Jared Shuster, LHP, Wake Forrest
26. Oakland Athletics: Tyler Soderstrom, C, Turlock HS (CA)
27. Minnesota Twins: Aaron Sabato, 1B, North Carolina
28. New York Yankees: Austin Wells, C, Arizona
29. Los Angeles Dodgers: Bobby Miller, RHP, Louisville

* Houston Astros forfeited their first-round pick as part of their sign-stealing punishment

Competitive Balance Round A
30. Baltimore Orioles: Jordan Westburg, SS, Mississippi State
31. Pittsburgh Pirates: Carmen Mlodzinski, RHP, South Carolina
32. Kansas City Royals: Nick Loftin, SS, Baylor
33. Arizona Diamondbacks: Slade Cecconi, RHP, Miami
34. San Diego Padres: Justin Lange, RHP, Llano HS (TX)
35. Colorado Rockies: Drew Romo, C, The Woodlands HS (TX)
36. Cleveland Indians: Tanner Burns, RHP, Auburn
37. Tampa Bay Rays (received in trade from the Cardinals): Alika Williams, SS, Arizona State

Second round

38. Detroit Tigers: Dillon Dingler, C, Ohio State
39. Baltimore Orioles: Hudson Haskin, CF, Tulane
40. Miami Marlins: Dax Fulton, LHP, Mustang HS (OK)
41. Kansas City Royals: Ben Hernandez, RHP, De La Salle Institute (IL)
42. Toronto Blue Jays: C.J. Van Eyk, RHP, Florida State
43. Seattle Mariners: Zach DeLoach, CF, Texas A&M
44. Pittsburgh Pirates: Jared Jones, RHP, La Mirada HS (CA)
45. San Diego Padres: Owen Caissie, OF, Notre Dame Catholic HS (ON)
46. Colorado Rockies: Chris McMahon, RHP, Miami
47. Chicago White Sox: Jared Kelley, RHP, Refugio HS (TX)
48. Cincinnati Reds: Christian Roa, RHP, Texas A&M
49. San Francisco Giants: Casey Schmitt, 3B, San Diego State
50. Texas Rangers: Evan Carter, OF, Elizabethtown HS (TN)
51. Chicago Cubs: Burl Carraway, LHP, Dallas Baptist HS (TX)
52. New York Mets: J.T. Ginn, RHP, Mississippi State
53. Milwaukee Brewers: Freddy Zamora, SS, Miami
54. St. Louis Cardinals: Masyn Winn, SS/RHP, Kingwood HS (TX)
55. Washington Nationals: Cole Henry, RHP, LSU
56. Cleveland Indians: Logan Allen, LHP, Florida International
57. Tampa Bay Rays: Ian Seymour, LHP, Virginia Tech
58. Oakland Athletics: Jeff Criswell, RHP, Michigan
59. Minnesota Twins: Alerick Soularie, OF, Tennessee
60. Los Angeles Dodgers: Landon Knack, RHP, East Tennessee State

* Astros and Red Sox forfeited their second-round picks as part of their sign-stealing punishment
**Angels (Anthony Rendon), Phillies (Zack Wheeler), Diamondbacks (Madison Bumgarner), Braves (Will Smith) and Yankees (Gerrit Cole) lost second-round picks for signing free agents

Competitive Balance Round B

61. Miami Marlins: Kyle Nicolas, RHP, Ball State
62. Detroit Tigers: Daniel Cabrera, OF, LSU
63. St. Louis Cardinals: Tink Hence, RHP, Watson Chapel HS (AR)
64. Seattle Mariners: Connor Phillips, RHP, McLennan CC (TX)
65. Cincinnati Reds: Jackson Miller, C, J.W. Mitchell HS (FL)
66. Los Angeles Dodgers: Clayton Beeter, RHP, Texas Tech

Compensation picks

67. San Francisco Giants: Nick Swiney, LHP, NC State
68. San Francisco Giants: Jimmy Glowenke, SS, Dallas Baptist (TX)
69. New York Mets: Isaiah Greene, CF, Corona HS (CA)
70. St. Louis Cardinals: Alec Burleson, RF/LHP, East Carolina
71. Washington Nationals: Sammy Infante, SS, Msgr. Edward Pace HS (FL)
72. Houston Astros: Alex Santos II, RHP, Mt. St. Michael Academy (NY)

Third Round

Twins gave up their third-round pick for signing Josh Donaldson.

73. Detroit Tigers: Trei Cruz, SS, Rice
74. Baltimore Orioles: Anthony Servideo, SS, Ole Miss
75. Miami Marlins: Zach McCambley, RHP, Coastal Carolina
76. Kansas City Royals: Tyler Gentry, RF, Alabama
77. Toronto Blue Jays: Trent Palmer, RHP, Jacksonville
78. Seattle Mariners: Kaden Polcovich, 2B, Oklahoma State
79. Pittsburgh Pirates: Nick Garcia, RHP, Chapman University (CA)
80. San Diego Padres: Cole Wilcox, RHP, Georgia
81. Colorado Rockies: Sam Weatherly, LHP, Clemson
82. Los Angeles Angels: David Calabrese, CF, St. Elizabeth HS (CAN)
83. Chicago White Sox: Adisyn Coffey, RHP, Wabash Valley College (IL)
84. Cincinnati Reds: Bryce Bonnin, RHP, Texas Tech
85. San Francisco Giants: Kyle Harrison, LHP, De La Salle HS (CA)
86. Texas Rangers: Tekoah Roby, RHP, Pine Forest HS (FL)
87. Philadelphia Phillies: Casey Martin, SS, Arkansas
88. Chicago Cubs: Jordan Nwogu, OF, Michigan
89. Boston Red Sox: Blaze Jordan, 1B, DeSoto Central HS (MS)
90. Arizona Diamondbacks: Liam Norris, LHP, Green Hope HS (NC)
91. New York Mets: Anthony Walters, SS, San Diego State
92. Milwaukee Brewers: Zavier Warren, C, Central Michigan
93. St. Louis Cardinals: Levi Prater, LHP, Oklahoma
94. Washington Nationals: Holden Powell, RHP, UCLA
95. Cleveland Indians: Petey Halpin, OF, Mira Costa HS (CA)
96. Tampa Bay Rays: Hunter Barnhart, RHP, St. Joseph HS (CA)
97. Atlanta Braves: Jesse Franklin V, CF, Michigan
98. Oakland Athletics: Michael Guldberg, OF, Georgia Tech
99. New York Yankees: Trevor Hauver, OF, Arizona State
100. Los Angeles Dodgers: Jake Vogel, OF, Huntington Beach HS (CA)
101. Houston Astros: Tyler Brown, RHP, Vanderbilt

Fourth Round

102. Detroit Tigers: Gage Workman, 3B Arizona State
103. Baltimore Orioles: Coby Mayo, 3B, Stoneman Douglas HS (FL)
104. Miami Marlins: Jake Eder, LHP, Vanderbilt
105. Kansas City Royals: Christian Chamberlain, LHP, Oregon State
106. Toronto Blue Jays: Nick Frasso, RHP, Loyola Marymount
107. Seattle Mariners: Tyler Keenan, 3B, Ole Miss
108. Pittsburgh Pirates: Jack Hartman, RHP, Appalachian State
109. San Diego Padres: Levi Thomas, RHP, Troy
110. Colorado Rockies: Case Williams, RHP, Douglas County HS (CO)
111. Los Angeles Angels: Werner Blakely, SS, Detroit Edison HS (MI)
112. Chicago White Sox: Kade Mechals, RHP, Grand Canyon
113. Cincinnati Reds: MacKenzie Wainwright, RF, St. Edward HS (OH)
114. San Francisco Giants: R.J. Dabovich, RHP, Arizona State
115. Texas Rangers: Dylan MacLean, LHP, Central Catholic HS (OR)
116. Philadelphia Phillies: Carson Ragsdale, RHP, South Florida
117. Chicago Cubs: Luke Little, LHP, San Jacinto College North (TX)
118. Boston Red Sox: Jeremy Wu-Yelland, LHP, Hawaii
119. Arizona Diamondbacks: A.J. Vukovich, 3B, East Troy HS (WI)
120. New York Mets: Matthew Dyer, C, Arizona
121. Milwaukee Brewers: Joey Wiemer, OF, Cincinnati
122. St. Louis Cardinals: Ian Bedell, RHP, Missouri
123. Washington Nationals: Brady Lindsly, C, Oklahoma
124. Cleveland Indians: Milan Tolentino, Santa Margarita HS (CA)
125. Tampa Bay Rays: Tanner Murray, SS, UC Davis
126. Atlanta Braves: Spencer Strider, RHP, Clemson
127. Oakland Athletics: Dane Acker, RHP, Oklahoma
128. Minnesota Twins: Marco Raya, RHP, United South HS (TX)
129. New York Yankees: Beck Way, RHP, Northwest Florida State
130. Los Angeles Dodgers: Carson Taylor, C, Virginia Tech
131. Houston Astros: Zach Daniels, OF, Tennessee

Fifth Round

Yankees gave up their fifth-round pick for signing Gerrit Cole.

132. Detroit Tigers: Colt Keith, 3B, Biloxi HS (MS)
133. Baltimore Orioles: Carter Baumler, RHP, Dowling Catholic HS (IA)
134. Miami Marlins: Kyle Hurt, RHP, USC
135. Kansas City Royals: Will Klein, RHP, Eastern Illinois
136. Toronto Blue Jays: Zach Britton, LF, Louisville
137. Seattle Mariners: Taylor Dollard, RHP, Cal Poly
138. Pittsburgh Pirates: Logan Hofmann, RHP, Northwestern State
139. San Diego Padres: Jagger Haynes, LHP, West Columbus HS (NC)
140. Colorado Rockies: Jack Blomgren, SS, Michigan
141. Los Angeles Angels: Adam Seminaris, LHP, Long Beach State
142. Chicago White Sox: Bailey Horn, LHP, Auburn
143. Cincinnati Reds: Joe Boyle, RHP, Notre Dame
144. San Francisco Giants: Ryan Murphy, RHP, Le Moyne
145. Texas Rangers: Thomas Saggese, SS, Carlsbad HS (CA)
146. Philadelphia Phillies: Baron Radcliff, OF, Georgia Tech
147. Chicago Cubs: Koen Moreno, RHP, Panther Creek HS (NC)
148. Boston Red Sox: Shane Drohan, LHP, Florida State
149. Arizona Diamondbacks: Brandon Pfaadt, RHP, Bellarmine
150. New York Mets: Eric Orze, RHP, New Orleans
151. Milwaukee Brewers: Hayden Cantrelle, SS, Louisiana Lafayette
152. St. Louis Cardinals: J.L. Jones IV, 1B, Long Beach State
153. Washington Nationals: Mitchell Parker, LHP, San Jacinto College North (TX)
154. Cleveland Indians: Mason Hickman, RHP, Vanderbilt
155. Tampa Bay Rays: Jeff Hakanson, RHP, Central Florida
156. Atlanta Braves: Bryce Elder, RHP, Texas
157. Oakland Athletics: Stevie Emanuels, RHP, Washington
158. Minnesota Twins: Kala'i Rosario, OF, Waiakea HS (HI)
159. Los Angeles Dodgers: Gavin Stone, RHP, Central Arkansas
160. Houston Astros: Shay Whitcomb, SS, UC San Diego