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MLB draft 2017: How to watch, TV schedule, live stream, draft order, and more

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Monday marks the start of 2017 first-year player draft, and you can follow along with all of the action right here on Bless You Boys. Coverage of the draft begins at 6:00 Monday evening on MLB Network and, with the first pick scheduled for an hour thereafter.

The Tigers’ first pick will be the 18th overall, the second consecutive year they have picked in the top 20. In nearly a decade prior, the Tigers only selected one player in the top 20, a big reason behind the lack of depth in their farm system. Whoever the Tigers select 18th will likely join Matt Manning, Beau Burrows, and Christin Stewart at the top of their prospect ranks.

One of the Tigers’ division rivals, the Minnesota Twins, will have the first overall pick. While many believe they will select the consensus most-talented player — Hunter Greene, a right-handed pitcher out of Sherman Oaks, California — recent reports suggest that they may prefer a more conservative approach, and select a more developed college arm instead.

Other names to look for at the top of the draft are Vanderbilt's Kyle Wright or Jeren Kendall, Louisville's Brendan McKay, and prep players Mackenzie Gore and Royce Lewis. It’s possible, though unlikely, that one of these players could drop to the Tigers’ 18th pick. Make sure to check Bless You Boys throughout the evening for Tigers-related draft updates.

2017 MLB Draft

Rounds 1 and 2

Start time: 7:00 p.m., Monday (coverage begins at 6:00 p.m.)
TV: MLB Network (Round 2 will not be televised)
Twitter: @MLBDraftTracker or @MLBDraft

Rounds 3 through 10

Start time: 1:00 p.m., Tuesday (coverage begins at 12:30 p.m.)

Rounds 11 through 40

Start time: noon, Wednesday

Draft Order

1. Minnesota Twins - Royce Lewis, SS/OF, JSerra Catholic HS (CA)
2. Cincinnati Reds - Hunter Greene, RHP, Notre Dame HS (CA)
3. San Diego Padres - MacKenzie Gore, LHP, Whiteville HS (NC)
4. Tampa Bay Rays - Brendan McKay, 1B, University of Louisville
5. Atlanta Braves - Kyle Wright, RHP, Vanderbilt University
6. Oakland Athletics - Austin Beck, OF, North Davidson HS (NC)
7. Arizona Diamondbacks - Pavin Smith, 1B, University of Virginia
8. Philadelphia Phillies - Adam Haseley, OF, University of Virginia
9. Milwaukee Brewers - Keston Hiura, 2B, UC Irvine
10. Los Angeles Angels - Jordan Adell, OF, Ballard HS (KY)
11. Chicago White Sox - Jake Burger, 3B, Missouri State University
12. Pittsburgh Pirates - Shane Baz, RHP Concordia Lutheran HS (TX)
13. Miami Marlins - Trevor Rogers, LHP, Carlsbad HS (NM)
14. Kansas City Royals - Nick Pratto, 1B, Huntington Beach HS (CA)
15. Houston Astros - J.B. Bukauskas, RHP, University of North Carolina
16. New York Yankees - Clarke Schmidt, RHP, University of South Carolina
17. Seattle Mariners - Evan White, 1B, University of Kentucky
18. Detroit Tigers - Alex Faedo, RHP, University of Florida
19. San Francisco Giants - Heliot Ramos, OF, Leadership Christian Academy (PR)
20. New York Mets - David Peterson, LHP, University of Oregon
21. Baltimore Orioles - D.L. Hall, LHP, Valdosta HS (GA)
22. Toronto Blue Jays - Logan Warmoth, SS, University of North Carolina
23. Los Angeles Dodgers - Jeren Kendall, OF, Vanderbilt University
24. Boston Red Sox - Tanner Houck, RHP, University of Missouri
25. Washington Nationals - Seth Romero, LHP, University of Houston
26. Texas Rangers - Bubba Thompson, OF, McGill-Toolen HS (AL)
27. Chicago Cubs - Brendon Little, LHP, State College of Florida
28. Toronto Blue Jays - RHP Nate Pearson, Central Florida JC
29. Texas Rangers - Chris Seise, SS, West Orange HS (FL)
30. Chicago Cubs - Alex Lange, RHP, Louisiana State University
31. Tampa Bay Rays - Drew Rasmussen, RHP, Oregon State University
32. Cincinnati Reds - Jeter Downs, SS, Monsignor Pace HS (FL)
33. Oakland Athletics - Kevin Merrell, SS, University of South Florida
34. Milwaukee Brewers - Tristen Lutz, OF, Martin HS (TX)
35. Minnesota Twins - Brent Rooker, 1B, Mississippi State University
36. Miami Marlins - Brian Miller, OF, University of North Carolina
37. Minnesota Twins - Landon Leach, RHP, Pickering HS (ON, CAN)
38. Cincinnati Reds - Stuart Fairchild, OF, Wake Forest University
39. San Diego Padres - Luis Campusano, C, Cross Creek HS (GA)
40. Tampa Bay Rays - Michael Mercado, RHP, Westview HS (CA)
41. Atlanta Braves - Drew Waters, OF, Etowah HS (GA)
42. Pittsburgh Pirates - Steven Jennings, RHP, Dekalb County HS (TN)
43. Oakland Athletics - Greg Deichmann, OF, Louisiana State University
44. Arizona Diamondbacks - Drew Ellis, 3B, Louisville
45. Philadelphia Phillies - Spencer Howard, RHP, Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo
46. Milwaukee Brewers - Caden Lemons, RHP, Vestavia Hills HS (AL)
47. Los Angeles Angels - Griffin Canning, RHP, UCLA
48. Colorado Rockies - Ryan Vilade, 3B Stillwater HS (OK)
49. Chicago White Sox - Gavin Sheets, 1B, Wake Forest
50. Pittsburgh Pirates - Cal Mitchell, OF, Rancho Bernardo HS (CA) High
51. Miami Marlins - Joe Dunand, SS, N.C. State
52. Kansas City Royals - MJ Melendez, C, Westminster Christian HS (FL)
53. Houston Astros - Joe Perez, RHP, Archbishop McCarthy HS (FL)
54. New York Yankees - Matt Sauer, RHP. Righetti HS (CA)
55. Seattle Mariners - Sam Carlson, RHP. Burnsville HS (MN)
56. Houston Astros - Corbin Martin, RHP, Texas A&M
57. Detroit Tigers - Reynaldo Rivera, 1B, Chipola Junior College (FL)
58. San Francisco Giants - Jacob Gonzalez, 3B/1B, Chaparral HS (AZ)
59. New York Mets - Mark Vientos, 3B, American Heritage HS (FL)
60. Baltimore Orioles - Adam Hall, SS, AB Lucas Secondary School (ON, CAN)
61. Toronto Blue Jays - Hagen Danner, RHP/C, Huntington Beach HS (CA)
62. Los Angeles Dodgers - Morgan Cooper, RHP, Texas
63. Boston Red Sox - Cole Brannen, OF, Westfield School (GA)
64. Cleveland Indians - Quentin Holmes, OF, Monsignor McClancy Memorial HS (NY)
65. Washington Nationals: RHP Wil Crowe, South Carolina
66. Texas Rangers: RHP Hans Crouse, Dana Hills (Calif.) High
67. Chicago Cubs: RHP Cory Abbott, Loyola Marymount
68. Arizona Diamondbacks: C Daulton Varsho, Wisconsin-Milwaukee
69. San Diego Padres: C Blake Hunt, Mater Dei (Calif.) High
70. Colorado Rockies: RHP Tommy Doyle, Virginia
71. Cleveland Indians: SS Tyler Freeman, Etiwanda (Calif.) High
72. Pittsburgh Pirates: OF Conner Uselton, Southmoore (Okla.) High
73. Kansas City Royals: LHP Evan Steele, Chipola College
74. Baltimore Orioles: LHP Zac Lowther, Xavier
75. Houston Astros: 1B J.J. Matijevic, Arizona