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Colorado Rockies First Round Draft Picks

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The Colorado Rockies first round draft picks include 37 players, with 23 being pitchers and 21 of those being drafted out of high school. The Rockies have selected five shortstops, four outfielders, two third basemen, one catcher, one first baseman and one second baseman in the first round of the MLB draft. Of the pitchers taken, the Rockies have selected 16 right-handers and seven left-handers.

The Rockies have drafted 16 college players with their first round selection, with the last being Robert Tyler in 2016. Colorado has never selected first overall.

YearPlayerPosSchoolPickSigning Bonus
1992John BurkeRHPUniversity of Florida27
1993Jamey WrightRHPWestmoore HS (OK)28
1994Doug MillionLHPSarasota HS (FL)7
1995Todd Helton1BUniversity of Tennessee8
1996Jake WestbrookRHPMadison County HS (GA)21
1997Mark MangumRHPKingwood HS (TX)18
1998Matt RoneyRHPEdmond North HS (OK)28
1998Choo FreemanOFDallas Christian School (TX)36
1998Jeff WinchesterCArchbishop Rummel HS (LA)40
1999Jason JenningsRHPBaylor University16
2000Matt HarringtonRHPPalmdale HS (CA)7Did Not Sign
2001Jayson NixSSMidland HS (TX)44$925,000
2002Jeff FrancisLHPUniversity of British Columbia9$1,850,000
2003Ian Stewart3BLa Quinta HS (CA)10$1,950,000
2004Chris NelsonSSRedan HS (GA)9$2,150,000
2005Troy TulowitzkiSSCalifornia State University, Long Beach7$2,300,000
2005Chaz RoeRHPLafayette HS (KY)32$1,025,000
2006Greg ReynoldsRHPStanford University2$3,250,000
2007Casey WeathersRHPVanderbilt University8$1,800,000
2008Christian FriedrichLHPEastern Kentucky University25$1,350,000
2009Tyler MatzekLHPCapistrano Valley HS (CA)11$3,900,000
2009Tim WheelerOFCalifornia State University, Sacramento32$900,000
2009Rex BrothersLHPLipscomb University34$969,000
2010Kyle ParkerOFClemson University26$1,400,000
2010Peter TagoRHPDana Hills HS (CA)47$982,500
2011Tyler AndersonLHPUniversity of Oregon20$1,400,000
2011Trevor StorySSIrving HS (TX)45$915,000
2012David DahlOFOak Mountain HS (AL)10$2,600,000
2012Eddie ButlerRHPRadford University46$1,000,000
2013Jon GrayRHPUniversity of Oklahoma3$4,800,000
2014Kyle FreelandLHPUniversity of Evansville8$2,300,000
2014Forrest Wall2BOrangewood Christian School (FL)35$2,000,000
2015Brendan RodgersSSLake Mary HS (FL)3$5,500,000
2015Mike NikorakRHPStroudsburg HS (PA)27$2,300,000
2015Tyler Nevin3BPoway HS (CA)38$2,000,000
2016Riley PintRHPSt. Thomas Aquinas HS (KS)4$4,800,000
2016Robert TylerRHPUniversity of Georgia38$1,701,600

Hall of Fame

None

World Series Winners with Rockies

None

NL MVP Award Winners with Rockies

None

NL Cy Young Award Winners with Rockies

None

Rookie of the Year Award with Rockies

Jason Jennings (2002)

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