Back to the New York Mets Newsfeed

A Casual Fan’s Guide to This Year’s M.L.B. Draft

Druw Jones leads a talented field of second-generation prospects, there isn’t much pitching and no, you probably won’t see these guys in the majors very soon.

Druw Jones is one of the top-rated prospects in this year’s draft. His father, Andruw, played 17 seasons in the majors.Credit...Daniel Shirey/MLB Photos via Getty Images

It will be a hectic weekend for Major League Baseball, which once again has packaged its annual first-year player draft with its other All-Star Game festivities. While not quite a made-for-TV event like its N.