The Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday evening announced their final 30 picks from the third day of the 2018 Draft.
The Dodgers made 40 overall picks in this year’s draft, selecting 19 pitchers (13 right-handers, six left-handers), 13 outfielders, five infielders and three catchers. Of the 21 drafted position players, 10 are right-handed hitters, 10 are left-handed hitters and one is a switch-hitter. Thirty-three were selected from the college ranks while seven were drafted out of high school.
On the draft’s third and final day, the Dodgers picked 25 players from the college ranks including RHP Stephen Kolek (Texas A&M), C Hunter Feduccia (LSU), INF Dillon Paulson (USC), LHP Julian Smith (Catawba Valley CC), RHP Trey Dillard (San Jacinto College North), OF Aldrich De Jongh (Hillsborough CC), OF Niko Hulsizer (Morehead State), OF Sam McWilliams (Meridian CC), RHP Caleb Sampen (Wright State University), C Tre Todd (Liberty University), INF Simon Landry (Pearl River CC), RHP Justin Hagenman (Penn State), RHP Hunter Speer (William Carey University), C Aaron Ackerman (University of Illinois Chicago), LHP Connor Mitchell (Butler University), RHP Reza Aleaziz (Oklahoma State University), OF Daniel Robinson (Central Michigan), OF Matt Cogen (Belmont University), LHP Andrew Shaps (William Jessup University), OF Drew Avans (Southeastern Louisiana University), LHP Austin Drury (University of North Florida), OF Tyler Reichenborn (Iowa Western CC), OF Jeremiah Vison (Golden West College), OF Jon Littell (Oklahoma State University) and OF Jordan Myrow (San Jacinto College North).
In addition, the Dodgers selected seven high school players in William F. West HS (WA) RHP Brandon White, Grace Memorial HS (CA) OF Jacen Roberson, Next Level Acadamy (AL) RHP Jacob Gilliland, Joshua High School (TX) RHP Connery Peters and Evangelical Christian School (FL) RHP Ben Specht.
The Dodgers’ 39th round pick, OF Jordan Myrow, is the godson of current Dodger Manager Dave Roberts.
(Lauren Douglas provided the information furnished in this report)