MLB Draft Order 2014: Complete List of Selections for Day 1

Karl Buscheck@@KarlBuscheckContributor IIIJune 5, 2014

Left-hander Carlos Rodon of NC State, who is one of the top draft prospects, is renowned for his slider.
Left-hander Carlos Rodon of NC State, who is one of the top draft prospects, is renowned for his slider.Associated Press

It's time for MLB teams to grab some cornerstones.

The Houston Astros are officially on the clock for the 2014 MLB draft. This year's installment marks the third year in a row that the AL West club will pick first, which sets a new record, per Brian McTaggart of

The draft gets underway on Thursday, June 5 and runs through Saturday, June 7. On Day 1, the first two rounds plus Competitive Balance Rounds A and B will take place.

The first day's action can be seen on MLB Network, and the entire draft will be streamed on The draft can also be followed on Twitter via @MLBDraft and @MLBDraftTracker. What follows is a rundown of when each team will be picking on Day 1 of this year's edition. 


Where: MLB Network Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey

When: Thursday, June 5 at 7 p.m. ET

Watch: MLB Network

Live Stream:

Twitter: @MLBDraft and @MLBDraftTracker


Day 1 Draft Order


First-Round Order


First Round Selections
Pick No.Team
1.Houston Astros
2.Miami Marlins
3.Chicago White Sox
4.Chicago Cubs
5.Minnesota Twins
6.Seattle Mariners
7.Philadelphia Phillies
8.Colorado Rockies
9.Toronto Blue Jays
10.New York Mets
11.Toronto Blue Jays
12.Milwaukee Brewers
13.San Diego Padres
14.San Francisco Giants
15.Los Angeles Angels
16.Arizona Diamondbacks
17.Kansas City Royals
18.Washington Nationals
19.Cincinnati Reds
20.Tampa Bay Rays
21.Cleveland Indians
22.Los Angeles Dodgers
23.Detroit Tigers
24.Pittsburgh Pirates
25.Oakland Athletics
26.Boston Red Sox
27.St. Louis Cardinals


Comp. Round A Order 

Teams receive picks in this round as compensation for departed free agents, as denoted in parentheses. 

Comp. Round A Selections
Pick No.Team
28.Kansas City Royals (Ervin Santana)
29.Cincinnati Reds (Shin-Soo Choo)
30.Texas Rangers (Nelson Cruz)
31.Cleveland Indians (Ubaldo Jimenez)
32.Atlanta Braves (Brian McCann)
33.Boston Red Sox (Jacoby Ellsbury)
34.St. Louis Cardinals (Carlos Beltran)


Competitive Balance Round A Order

According to, the Competitive Balance Rounds provide "clubs with the lowest revenues and in the smallest markets the opportunity to obtain additional draft picks through a lottery." Teams that don't receive a pick in Round A are put in a lottery to receive a selection in Round B, which follows the second round. 

Competitive Balance Round A Selections
Pick No.Team
35.Colorado Rockies
36.Miami Marlins
37.Houston Astros
38.Cleveland Indians
39.Pittsburgh Pirates
40.Kansas City Royals
41Milwaukee Brewers


Second-Round Order

Second Round Selections
Pick No.Team
42.Houston Astros
43.Miami Marlins
44.Chicago White Sox
45.Chicago Cubs
46.Minnesota twins
47.Philadelphia Phillies
48.Colorado Rockies
49.Toronto Blue Jays
50.Milwaukee Brewers
51.San Diego Padres
52.San Francisco Giants
53.Los Angeles Angels
54.Arizona Diamondbacks
55.New York Yankees
56.Kansas City Royals
57.Washington Nationals
58.Cincinnati Reds
59.Texas Rangers
60.Tampa Bay Rays
61.Cleveland Indians
62.Los Angeles Dodgers
63.Detroit Tigers
64.Pittsburgh Pirates
65.Oakland Athletics
66.Atlanta Braves
67.Boston Red Sox
68.St. Louis Cardinals


Competitive Balance Round B Order

Competitive Balance Round B Selections
Pick No.Team
69.Arizona Diamondbacks
70.Arizona Diamondbacks
71.St. Louis Cardinals
72.Tampa Bay Rays
73.Pittsburgh Pirates
74.Seattle Mariners


If you want to talk baseball, find me on Twitter @KarlBuscheck.


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