Milwaukee Brewers Untapped: The MLB Draft is Underway


With the number 5 pick in the draft, the Milwaukee Brewers selected OF Corey Ray from the University of Louisville.

He’s also the first Chicago prospect to be a top ten draft pick since 1989. The Milwaukee Brewers also took a third baseman in the second round. All in all, they had three selections on the first day of the draft.

The third and final pick for the Milwaukee Brewers was a catcher as they added more depth to a position that may lose Jonathan Lucroy this season.

Meanwhile, Travis Sarandos of BP Milwaukee has a look at a potential future ace for the MIlwukee Brewers.

Brew Crew Ball is keeping track of all the action for the 2016 draft.

Per Brewer Nation Keon Broxton has been recalled from the Colorado Sky Sox as Domingo Santana has been placed on the DL.

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Cait Covers The Bases also had a neat little write up on some Milwaukee Brewers players visiting the Fisher House.