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2018 MLB Draft Prospects: Second Basemen and Shortstops


I'm holding off on a full draft board until Sunday, so I can do some last minute tweaking. But I wanted to provide everyone with draft prospects ranked by position. Hopefully you find this helpful for tomorrow. See everyone then!

Here are the top ten second basemen on my board:

Name Pos. YR School Hometown ST Commitment
Nick Madrigal 2B JR Oregon State Elk Grove CA
Nick Dunn 2B JR Maryland Sunbury PA
Carlos Cortes 2B/OF SO South Carolina Oviedo FL
Kody Clemens 2B JR Texas Houston TX
Jarren Duran 2B JR Long Beach State Buena Park CA
Devin Mann 2B/3B JR Louisville Columbus IN
Jared Poland 2B/3B HS Cathedral Indianapolis IN Louisville
Nick Podkul 2B JR Notre Dame Schererville IN
Alec Sanchez 2B HS Providence Jacksonville FL Florida State
Ethan Paul 2B JR Vanderbilt Bellevue WA
Luke Becker 2B SR Kentucky Fairmont MN
Ako Thomas 2B JR Michigan Chicago IL

And here are the top 35 shortstops on my board:

Name Pos. YR School Hometown ST Commitment
Brice Turang SS HS Santiago Corona CA Louisiana State
Jeremy Eierman SS JR Missouri State Warsaw MO
Xavier Edwards SS HS North Broward Prep Wellington FL Vanderbilt
Jordan Groshans SS/3B HS Magnolia Magnolia TX Kansas
Nico Hoerner SS/2B JR Stanford Oakland CA
Jeremiah Jackson SS HS St. Lukes Mobile AL Mississippi State
Matt McLain SS HS Beckman Beckman CA UCLA
Cadyn Grenier SS JR Oregon State Henderson NV
Nander De Sedas SS HS Montverde Academy Montverde FL Florida State
Jonathan Ornelas SS HS Kellis Glendale AZ Tennessee
Osiris Johnson SS HS Encinal Alameda CA Cal State Fullerton
Tyler Frank SS JR Florida Atlantic Loxahatchee FL
Jeremy Pena SS JR Maine Santo Domingo DR
Raynel Delgado SS/2B HS Mater Academy Miami Lakes FL Florida International
Blaze Alexander SS HS Bishop Verot Cape Coral FL South Carolina
Kendall Logan Simmons SS HS Tatnall Square Academy Macon GA Georgia Tech
Grant Little SS SO Texas Tech Midland TX
Richie Palacios SS JR Towson Brooklyn NY
Addison Barger SS HS King Thonotosassa FL Florida
Charles Mack SS/3B HS Williamsville East Williamsville NY Clemson
Brandon Dieter SS HS South Hills Covina CA Stanford
Sean Guilbe SS/C HS Muhlenburg Reading PA Tennessee
Mateo Gil SS HS Timber Creek Keller TX Texas Christian
Ford Proctor SS JR Rice Beaumont TX
Connor Kaiser SS JR Vanderbilt Overland Park KS
Kevin Vargas SS HS International BB Acad. La Mareas De Salinas PR Florida International
Zack Kone SS JR Duke Boca Raton FL
Deacon Liput SS JR Florida Oviedo FL
Lency Delgado SS HS Doral Academy Charter Miami FL Alabama State
Owen Miller SS JR Illinois State Fredonia WI
A.J. Graffanino SS JR Washington Peoria AZ
Emilio Rosas SS HS Mater Dei Yorba Linda CA Southern California
Tim Borden SS HS Our Lady of Providence Sellersburg IN Louisville
Zack Gelof SS HS Cape Henlopen Lewes DE Virginia
Korry Howell SS J2 Kirkwood Chicago IL Iowa

Feel free to ask questions in the comments below.