2019 Major League Baseball draft
|Location||Secaucus, New Jersey|
|Network(s) (US)||MLB Network|
|First round selections||TBD|
The 2019 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-Year Player Draft will take place in June 2019. The draft will assign amateur baseball players to MLB teams. The draft order will be set based on the reverse order of the 2018 MLB season standings. In addition, compensation picks will be distributed for players who did not sign from the 2018 MLB Draft and for teams who lose qualifying free agents. The first day of the draft will be broadcast by MLB Network from their studios in Secaucus, New Jersey. The remaining two days of the draft will be streamed on MLB.com.
The Atlanta Braves will receive the ninth overall pick as compensation for failing to sign Carter Stewart. The Arizona Diamondbacks will receive the 26th overall pick as compensation for failing to sign Matt McLain. The Los Angeles Dodgers will receive the 31st overall pick as compensation for not signing J. T. Ginn. The Pittsburgh Pirates will receive the 37th overall pick for failing to sign Gunnar Hoglund.
First round selections
|*||Player did not sign|
|31||Los Angeles Dodgers|
- Compensation picks
- "MLB Draft 2018: Braves first-round pick Carter Stewart goes unsigned after medical issue | MLB". Sporting News. June 27, 2018. Retrieved July 8, 2018.
- "Arizona Diamondbacks will not sign top draft pick Matt McLain". Azcentral.com. Retrieved July 8, 2018.
- Andy McCullough. "Dodgers first-round pick J.T. Ginn says he won't sign, will attend Mississippi State". Latimes.com. Retrieved July 8, 2018.
- Brink, Bill (July 6, 2018). "Competitive balance pick Gunnar Hoglund does not sign with Pirates, will attend Mississippi". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved July 8, 2018.