MLB First Round Draft Picks - 2009
PICKPLAYERPOSTEAMSCHOOL/HOMETOWN
1Stephen StrasburgRHPWashington NationalsSan Diego State
2Dustin AckleyOFSeattle MarinersNorth Carolina
3Donavan TateOFSan Diego PadresCartersville (Ga.) HS
4Tony SanchezCPittsburgh PiratesBoston College
5Matthew HobgoodRHPBaltimore OriolesNorco (Calif.) HS
6Zack WheelerRHPSan Francisco GiantsEast Paulding HS, Dallas, Ga.
7Mike MinorLHPAtlanta BravesVanderbilt
8Mike LeakeRHPCincinnati RedsArizona State
9Jacob TurnerRHPDetroit TigersWestminster Christian Academy, St. Louis, Mo.
10Drew StorenRHPWashington NationalsStanford
11Tyler MatzekLHPColorado RockiesCapistrano Valley HS, Mission Viejo, Calif.
12Aaron CrowRHPKansas City RoyalsFort Worth Cats (Missouri)
13Grant GreenSSOakland AthleticsUSC
14Matt PurkeLHPTexas RangersKlein High School, Spring, Texas
15Alex WhiteRHPCleveland IndiansNorth Carolina
16Bobby Borchering3BArizona DiamondbacksBishop Verot School, Fort Myers, Fla.
17A.J. PollockOFArizona DiamondbacksNotre Dame
18Chad JamesLHPFlorida MarlinsYukon (Okla.) HS
19Shelby MillerRHPSt. Louis CardinalsBrownwood (Texas) HS
20Chad JenkinsRHPToronto Blue JaysKennesaw State University
21Jiovanni MierSSHouston AstrosBonita HS, La Verne, Calif.
22Kyle GibsonRHPMinnesota TwinsMissouri
23Jared MitchellOFChicago White SoxLSU
24Randal GrichukOFLos Angeles AngelsLamar Consolidated HS, Rosenberg, Texas
25Mike TroutOFLos Angeles AngelsMillville (N.J.) HS
26Eric ArnettRHPMilwaukee BrewersIndiana
27Nick FranklinSSSeattle MarinersLake Brantley HS, Altamonte Springs, Fla.
28Reymond FuentesOFBoston Red SoxFernando Callejo HS, Manati, PR
29Slade HeathcottOFNew York YankeesTexas HS, Texarkana, Texas
30Levon Washington2BTampa Bay RaysBuchholz HS, Gainesville, Fla.
31Brett JacksonOFChicago CubsCalifornia
32Tim WheelerOFColorado RockiesSacramento State