Today is a very important day towards the future of the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.
With the Pirates adding to their farm system on Days 1 & 2, the team will look to continue to do so today on Day 3 with ten picks today.
Today, Rounds 11-20 will take place and general manager Ben Cherington and Co. will add some talent to the organization.
Bucs Dugout community, this is your Day 3 MLB Draft thread. Chime off in the comments section below and enjoy!
Round 11 Pick (313)- Jack Carey - RHP - Duke
Congratulations, Jack Carey!— MLB Draft League (@mlbdraftleague) July 13, 2021
The @Pirates selected Jack in the 11th round (No. 313 overall) of the 2021 #MLBDraft.
The @TrentonThunder RHP is the 9th #MLBDraftLeague player to be taken in the Draft. pic.twitter.com/XD1YrAe7Eh
Round 12 Pick (343) - Chazz Martinez - LHP - Orange Coast College
12th round: Pirates take Chazz Martinez out of Orange Coast College (CA).— Mike Persak (@MikeDPersak) July 13, 2021
4.50 ERA and 44 Ks in 38 innings this year.
Also slashed .279/.387/.721 in 18 games at the plate.
Round 13 Pick (373) - Owen Sharts - RHP - Nevada
Owen Sharts back in 2018. This was a CG shutout. pic.twitter.com/yJhgrt1qML— Pirates Unrestricted (@P_Unrestricted) July 13, 2021
Round 14 Pick (403) - Braylon Bishop - OF - Arkansas HS
Pirates get a steal again! Select outfielder Braylon Bishop in Round 14 (ranked #94 on Pipeline’s top prospect). Grades: Hit: 45 Power: 50 Run: 60 Arm: 55 Field: 55— Pirates Talk (@PITPiratesChat) July 13, 2021
Round 15 Pick (433) - Tyler Samaniego - LHP - South Alabama
2021 #MLBDraft FaBIO Profiles: 15-433 (PIT) Tyler Samaniego, South Alabama— Matt Collier, developer of FaBIO (@reillocity) July 13, 2021
A very impressive all-around '21 line from LHRP Samaniego, who especially oppressed same-handed batters.#MLBDraft pic.twitter.com/1rzYhSFKaE
Round 16 Pick (463) - Daniel Corona - SS - Baylor Schools
Tiny peak into the Pirates 16th round pick in SS Daniel Corona. pic.twitter.com/s07yOqpssP— Pirates Unrestricted (@P_Unrestricted) July 13, 2021
Round 17 Pick (493) - Carlos Lomeli - RHP - St. Mary’s
17th round selection Carlos Lomeli out of Saint Mary’s pic.twitter.com/ZK6Jov84WT— Pirates Unrestricted (@P_Unrestricted) July 13, 2021
Round 18 Pick (523) - A.J. Graham - SS - Gaither HS
18th round: Pirates take A.J. Graham, shortstop out of Gaither HS (FL).— Mike Persak (@MikeDPersak) July 13, 2021
Can't find much info on him. Max Preps claims he hit .346 in 23 games this season. That's all I've got.
Round 19 Pick (553) - Drew Irvine - RHP - Iowa
HAWKEYE DRAFTED— Kyle Huesmann (@HuesmannKyle) July 13, 2021
Drew Irvine has been selected in the 19th Round (553) by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Interesting to see what decision Irvine makes here. pic.twitter.com/uuT54i7PEh
Round 20 Pick (583) - Brenden Dixon - SS - Weatherford College