Phillies draft Wichita State 3B Bohm at No. 3

PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies selected Wichita State third baseman Alec Bohm with the third overall pick in the 2018 Draft on Monday night.

Draft Tracker: Follow every Phillies pick

Bohm slashed .332/.433/.616 with 15 home runs, 52 RBIs and eight stolen bases in his junior season. He can hit for power and average, although it remains to be seen if he will play third base long term in the big leagues.

Video: Draft 2018: Bohm on being 3rd overall pick

The Draft continues on Tuesday with Rounds 3-10. The MLB.com preview show begins at 12:30 p.m. ET, with exclusive coverage beginning at 1 p.m.

Todd Zolecki has covered the Phillies since 2003, and for MLB.com since 2009. Follow him on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Go to source
For More News!!!
Copyright or Author: Todd Zolecki
Copyright or Author:
Source Link: http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article/phi/phillies-draft-alec-bohm-with-no-3-pick?ymd=20180604&content_id=279779952&vkey=news_phi

www.big4sport.com #news #info #magazine #sport #NBA #NFL #NHL #MLB #SOCCER #FOOTBALL #WORLDCUP #celebrity