MLB Draft

Alabama Outfielder Chandler Taylor Selected by Minnesota Twins in Round 27 of 2017 MLB Draft
Alabama Outfielder Chandler Taylor Selected by Minnesota Twins in Round 27 of 2017 MLB Draft
Alabama outfielder Chandler Taylor was the first pick of the 27th round (796 overall) in the 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft, going to the Minnesota Twins. Taylor was the second player taken in this year’s draft from the 2016-17 Crimson Tide roster, joining Garrett Suchey, who was taken earlier in the day...
Alabama Reliever Thomas Burrows Selected by Seattle Mariners in Round 4 of MLB Draft
Alabama Reliever Thomas Burrows Selected by Seattle Mariners in Round 4 of MLB Draft
Alabama closer Thomas Burrows was the 11th pick of the fourth round (117 overall), going to the Seattle Mariners in the 2016 MLB First Year Draft. Burrows is the first player taken from the 2015-16 Crimson Tide roster. The Crimson Tide’s career saves leader, Burrows leaves Alabama with 30 saves and a 7-6 record and across 72 relief appearances...