2017 MLB Draft – Northwest Players

38 Northwest players were selected in the 2017 MLB draft of which 28 were Baseball Northwest alumni. An asterisk denotes a player that did not participate in a Baseball Northwest event in high school.
Round Name Organization Position College High School
2nd Drew Rasmussen  Tampa Bay Rays RHP Oregon State University Mt. Spokane HS (WA)
2nd Stuart Fairchild Cincinnati Reds OF Wake Forest University Seattle Prep (WA)
3rd Wyatt Mills* Seattle Mariners RHP Gonzaga University Gonzaga Prep HS (WA)
3rd Joey Morgan Detroit Tigers C University of Washington Sisters HS (OR)
4th Jake Thompson* Boston Red Sox RHP Oregon State University Siuslaw HS (OR)
7th Connor O’Neil New York Mets RHP Cal State Northridge Southridge HS (WA)
8th Riley O’Brien* Tampa Bay Rays RHP College of Idaho/Everett CC Shorewood HS (WA)
8th Sam Abbott Chicago White Sox 1B N/A Curtis HS (WA)
10th Jack Meggs* Oakland Athletics OF University of Washington Bellevue HS (WA)
14th Michael Sexton San Francisco Giants 3B Masters College Rogers HS (WA)
17th Andrew Cosgrove Minnesota Twins C North Carolina State University Juanita HS (WA)
17th Jeff Bohling Colorado Rockies 3B Gonzaga University Eastside Catholic HS (WA)
17th Mason Martin Pittsburg Pirates 1B N/A Southridge HS (WA)
17th Brac Warren San Francisco Giants RHP University of Oregon Custer County HS (MT)
18th Kevin Watson Jr. Arizona Diamondbacks OF N/A Beaverton HS (OR)
18th Damon Jones Philadelphia Phillies LHP Washington State University/CSI Twin Falls HS (ID)
19th Micah Brown* Miami Marlins OF Lewis-Clark State College North Medford HS (WA)
21st Tyler Friis Cleveland Indians INF Indiana State University Auburn Mountainview HS (WA)
21st Isaiah Smith Kansas City Royals OF  N/A Battleground HS (WA)
21st Jake Dahlberg St. Louis Cardinals LHP University of Illinois-Chicago/Mt. Hood CC Heritage HS (WA)
21st Leif Strom* Washington Nationals LHP Pierce College Puyallup HS (WA)
22nd Kyle Keith Texas Rangers RHP Lane CC Kelly-Walsh HS (WY)
22nd Janson Junk New York Yankees RHP Seattle University Federal Way HS (WA)
22nd Kevin Hamann St. Louis Cardinals RHP Lewis-Clark State College/Clark CC Summit HS (OR)
23rd Shane Matheny San Francisco Giants 3B Washington State University Olympic HS (WA)
26th Austin Crowson* New York Yankees LHP Lane CC Junction City HS (OR)
26th Michael Staudinger Chicago White Sox OF Azuza Pacific University Eastlake HS (WA)
29th Henry McAree* Miami Marlins RHP Lewis-Clark State College/Shoreline CC Shorewood HS (WA)
32nd Seaver Whalen Tampa Bay Rays INF Lewis-Clark State College Union HS (WA)
33rd JJ Robinson Texas Rangers 1B Lewis-Clark State College/Walla Walla CC Colfax HS (WA)
35th Colby Nealy Los Angeles Dodgers RHP Washington State University Bothel HS (WA)
37th Jesse Franklin* Seattle Mariners OF N/A Seattle Prep (WA)
37th Jack Smith Seattle Mariners INF N/A Mercer Island HS (WA)
38th Kolby Somers Seattle Mariners LHP N/A Century HS (OR)
39th Michael Gretler Pittsburg Pirates INF Oregon State University Bonney Lake HS (WA)
40th Zach Needham* Seattle Mariners INF Edmonds CC Puyallup HS (WA)
40th Chad Stevens San Diego Padres RHP N/A Gig Harbor HS (WA)
40th Max Engelbrekt Washington Nationals LHP Oregon State University Bishop Blanchet HS (WA)