Dueling Mock Drafts on the Eve of Draft Day

Less than 24 hours remain before the 2015 MLB draft will commence.

Finally, some decisions seem to be coming into focus, and in all fairness to the other draft gurus, we thought we’d put our draft predictions up against those of MLB.com and Baseball America.


# Team MLB Draft Countdown Jim Callis (MLB.com) Baseball America
1 Arizona Diamondbacks Dansby Swanson Dansby Swanson Tyler Stephenson
2 Houston Astros Alex Bregman Alex Bregman Dansby Swanson
3 Colorado Rockies Brendan Rodgers Brendan Rodgers Tyler Jay
4 Texas Rangers Tyler Jay Dazmon Cameron Brendan Rodgers
5 Houston Astros Dazmon Cameron Kyle Tucker Dazmon Cameron
6 Minnesota Twins Kyle Tucker Tyler Jay Kyle Tucker
7 Boston Red Sox Carson Fulmer Carson Fulmer Alex Bregman
8 Chicago White Sox Dillon Tate Dillon Tate Carson Fulmer
9 Chicago Cubs Jon Harris Andrew Benintendi Jon Harris
10 Philadelphia Phillies Andrew Benintendi Jon Harris Dillon Tate
11 Cincinnati Reds Trenton Clark Tyler Stephenson Andrew Benintendi
12 Miami Marlins Kyle Funkhouser Trenton Clark Trenton Clark
13 Tampa Bay Rays Tyler Stephenson Walker Buehler James Kaprielian
14 Atlanta Braves Walker Buehler Ian Happ Ashe Russell
15 Milwaukee Brewers Cody Ponce Kyle Funkhouser Kyle Funkhouser
16 New York Yankees James Kaprielian James Kaprielian Cody Ponce
17 Cleveland Indians Donny Everett Garrett Whitley Ian Happ
18 San Francisco Giants Phil Bickford Mike Nikorak Mike Nikorak
19 Pittsburgh Pirates Ashe Russell Kolby Allard Kolby Allard
20 Oakland Athletics Ian Happ Kevin Newman Walker Buehler
21 Kansas City Royals Cornelius Randolph Cornelius Randolph Phil Bickford
22 Detroit Tigers Mike Nikorak Phil Bickford Cornelius Randolph
23 St. Louis Cardinals D.J. Stewart Nathan Kirby Kevin Newman
24 Los Angeles Dodgers Brady Aiken Brady Aiken Brady Aiken
25 Baltimore Orioles Kevin Newman Richie Martin D.J. Stewart
26 Los Angeles Angels Donnie Dewees Scott Kingery Thomas Eshelman
Compensation Round
27 Colorado Rockies Thomas Eshelman Donnie Dewees Garrett Whitley
28 Atlanta Braves Kolby Allard Ashe Russell Tristan Beck
29 Toronto Blue Jays Nick Plummer Nick Plummer Nathan Kirby
30 New York Yankees Garrett Whitley Chris Betts Donny Everett
31 San Francisco Giants David Thompson Nolan Watson Nick Plummer
32 Pittsburgh Pirates Triston McKenzie Donny Everett Triston McKenzie
33 Kansas City Royals Chris Betts Austin Smith Richie Martin
34 Detroit Tigers Alex Young Michael Matuella Scott Kingery
35 Los Angeles Dodgers Austin Smith Ke’Bryan Hayes Jacob Nix
36 Baltimore Orioles Nathan Kirby Josh Naylor Alex Young

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