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Ninety-nine SEC players selected in 2018 MLB draft

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Ninety-nine SEC players were selected in the 2018 MLB draft, including Auburn pitcher Casey Mize as the No. 1 pick. Kentucky had 13 players drafted, the most of any program in the country. UK's 2018 total set a new program-record for most draftees in a single year, breaking the previous mark of nine. Arkansas tied its school record with 11 picks. The Gamecocks broke their record of eight draftees by having 10 players selected this year.

SEC Players Selected in 2018 MLB Draft

Round 1
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
1 Casey Mize Auburn Detroit Tigers
5 Jonathan India Florida Cincinnati Reds
18 Brady Singer Florida Kansas City Royals
22 Ryan Rolison Ole Miss Colorado Rockies
Compensation Picks
33 Jackson Kowar Florida Kansas City Royals
Round 2
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
45 Sean Hjelle Kentucky San Francisco Giants
Compensation Picks
76 Mitchell Kilkenny Texas A&M Colorado Rockies
Round 3
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
81 Konnor Pilkington Mississippi State Chicago White Sox
83 Carlos Cortes South Carolina New York Mets
86 Connor Kaiser Vanderbilt Pittsburgh Pirates
87 Blaine Knight Arkansas Baltimore Orioles
89 Tristan Pompey Kentucky Miami Marlins
101 Reid Schaller Vanderbilt Washington Nationals
Round 4
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
110 Adam Hill South Carolina New York Mets
117 Nick Fortes Ole Miss Miami Marlins
118 Michael Plassmeyer Missouri Seattle Mariners
122 Eric Cole Arkansas Kansas City Royals
130 Kole Cottam Kentucky Boston Red Sox
Round 5
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
143 Brady Feigl Ole Miss Oakland Athletics
144 Grant Koch Arkansas Pittsburgh Pirates
148 Nolan Hoffman Texas A&M Seattle Mariners
Round 6
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
182 Zach Haake Kentucky Kansas City Royals
Round 7
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
200 Kevin Smith Georgia New York Mets
207 Cason Sherrod Texas A&M Miami Marlins
221 Chandler Day Vanderbilt Washington Nationals
223 Cody Morris South Carolina Cleveland Indians
Round 8
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
233 JJ Schwarz Florida Oakland Athletics
239 Jax Biggers Arkansas Texas Rangers
246 Nick Bush LSU Colorado Rockies
254 Luke Heyer Kentucky Los Angeles Dodgers
Round 9
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
260 Bryce Montes de Oca Missouri New York Mets
261 Luke Becker Kentucky San Diego Padres
267 Jake Walters Alabama Miami Marlins
268 Keegan McGovern Georgia Seattle Mariners
Round 10
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
287 Madison Stokes South Carolina Philadelphia Phillies
311 Carson Shaddy Arkansas Washington Nationals
312 Chandler Taylor Alabama Houston Astros
314 Deacon Liput Florida Los Angeles Dodgers
Round 11
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
315 Kacey Murphy Arkansas Detroit Tigers
334 Michael Helman Texas A&M Minnesota Twins
335 Davis Daniel Auburn Milwaukee Brewers
344 Stephen Kolek Texas A&M Los Angeles Dodgers
Round 12
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
347 James McArthur Ole Miss Philadelphia Phillies
368 Cameron Sanders LSU Chicago Cubs
369 Justin Lewis Kentucky Arizona Diamondbacks
371 Graham Lawson South Carolina Washington Nationals
374 Hunter Feduccia LSU Los Angeles Dodgers
Round 13
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
382 Brendan Venter Auburn Atlanta Braves
383 Dallas Woolfolk Ole Miss Oakland Athletics
399 LT Tolbert South Carolina Arizona Diamondbacks
Round 14
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
409 Michael Byrne Florida Cincinnati Reds
410 Andrew Mitchell Auburn New York Mets
432 JP France Mississippi State Houston Astros
Round 15
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
443 Calvin Coker Auburn Oakland Athletics
461 Evan Lee Arkansas Washington Nationals
462 Trey Dawson Kentucky Houston Astros
Round 16
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
471 Michael Curry Georgia San Diego Padres
490 Christopher Machamer Kentucky Boston Red Sox
Round 17
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
496 Ryan Olenek Ole Miss San Francisco Giants
517 Barrett Loseke Arkansas New York Yankees
518 Jake Reindl Arkansas Chicago Cubs
521 Ridge Chapman South Carolina Washington Nationals
Round 18
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
533 Cobie Vance Alabama Oakland Athletics
548 Jake Slaughter LSU Chicago Cubs
Round 19
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
579 Andy Toelken Missouri Arizona Diamondbacks
581 Zach Linginfelter Tennessee Washington Nationals
583 Antoine Duplantis LSU Cleveland Indians
Round 20
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
586 Jett Manning Alabama San Francisco Giants
Round 21
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
636 Hunter Stovall Mississippi State Colorado Rockies
Round 22
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
645 Mark Conger Vanderbilt Detroit Tigers
Round 23
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
683 Jonah Bride South Carolina Oakland Athletics
686 Troy Squires Kentucky Toronto Blue Jays
687 Giovanni Lopez Missouri Miami Marlins
697 Justin Wilson Vanderbilt New York Yankees
698 Hunter Taylor South Carolina Chicago Cubs
Round 24
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
721 Isaiah Campbell Arkansas Los Angeles Angels
Round 25
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
743 Alonzo Jones Vanderbilt Oakland Athletics
745 Nick Horvath Florida Baltimore Orioles
747 Luke Jarvis Auburn Miami Marlins
Round 26
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
770 Brian Sharp Missouri New York Mets
774 Ethan Paul Vanderbilt Pittsburgh Pirates
776 Brett Wright Auburn Toronto Blue Jays
786 Will Golsan Ole Miss Colorado Rockies
789 Ethan Small Mississippi State Arizona Diamondbacks
Round 27
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
799 Eddy Demurias South Carolina Cincinnati Reds
Round 30
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
890 Chandler Avant Alabama New York Mets
Round 31
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
927 Steve Scott Vanderbilt Miami Marlins
934 Zach Neff Mississippi State Minnesota Twins
Round 32
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
947 Ben Aklinski Kentucky Philadelphia Phillies
950 Jake Mangum Mississippi State New York Mets
952 Trey Harris Missouri Atlanta Braves
971 Alec Maley Kentucky Washington Nationals
972 Jacob Billingsley Mississippi State Houston Astros
Round 34
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
1012 Zack Hess LSU Atlanta Braves
1023 Benito Santiago Tennessee St. Louis Cardinals
Round 37
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
1106 Parker Caracci Ole Miss Toronto Blue Jays
1119 Zack Plunkett Arkansas Arizona Diamondbacks
Round 40
Pick (Overall) Athlete School Team
1197 Andrew Miller Kentucky Miami Marlins
1210 Zach Watson LSU Boston Red Sox

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