Over the last 20 years, we have seen some of the top baseball players in the game selected as the first overall pick in the MLB Draft. Players such as Alex Rodriguez, Chipper Jones, Josh Hamilton, Adrian Gonzalez, and Joe Mauer have all been selected as number one overall picks in the past two decades.
Typically, when teams make the first overall selection, they are hoping to find the caliber of players listed above, but not everything goes as planned. In every major sport, there are numerous flops with the player taken as the No. 1 overall pick. With that being said, here are the worst selections taken as the first selection in the MLB Draft in the past 20 years.