As usual, the Angels focused their attention on high school players in the draft. In addition to taking three Georgia prep stars with their early picks, the Angels kept it in secondary school later on the first day.
Their No. 37 overall pick is Taylor Lindsey of Desert Mountain High in Scottsdale, Arizona. Lindsey is a 6-foot shortstop who batted .347 with eight home runs and 31 RBIs. He has signed a letter of intent to play at Arizona State.
Their next pick was 6-foot-3 center fielder Ryan Bolden from Madison Central in Mississippi. He batted .351 with eight home runs and 30 RBIs. He signed a letter of intent to play at Mississippi.