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Left-hander Jeff Francis of the University of British Columbia has already agreed to terms with the Rockies.
Left-hander Jeff Francis of the University of British Columbia has already agreed to terms with the Rockies. (Richard Lam/AP)
Focus turns from drafting to signing
With 1,482 players selected in the First-Year Player Draft, clubs have now switched their focus from scouting, ranking and drafting players to actually signing them.  More >

:: Top 5 picks: Behind the scenes  56k | 300k
:: Don't count out last pick in draft
:: Draft comes to an end
:: Draft Day Photo Gallery
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in the news
Bryan Bullington

Bullington goes first
The Pirates took righty Bryan Bullington with the first pick. More >
B.J. Upton

Prep stars dominate
Major League clubs were looking for future impact. More >
Prince Fielder
Like father, like son
The sons of 28 former Major Leaguers were drafted in 2002. More >
War room
Inside the War Room
An inside look at the Draft command center at MLB headquarters. More >
 :: Draft comes to an end
 :: Statistical look at Day 1 of the Draft
 :: Dodgers draft Jim Riggleman's son
 :: Pirates make No. 1 selection with caution
 :: A's pick 25 collegians in first 28

player profile
Fielder has Major League genes
Prince Fielder, the Brewers' first pick in the draft, is used to being around Major League ballparks -- he practically grew up in them watching his All-Star dad, Cecil Fielder, play ball. More>
draft insider
Kazmir ready for the Big Apple
Cypress Falls High School lefty Scott Kazmir, picked 15th overall in the First-Year Player Draft, is thrilled with the prospect of someday pitching for the Mets in New York. More>
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DRAFT HISTORY
Draft history:
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Straight to Majors
Since the first player draft in 1965, 19 selections have advanced directly to the Majors without playing in the minors.

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Baseball America
Baseball America has the scoop on the top five selections in the 2002 Draft, as well as predictions for the first round. More >

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