Minor League Draft

  • Style: Straight
  • Rounds: 5
  • Player Pool: Players signed to professional contracts to a MLB franchise prior to a date set at draft time.
  • Time: After the active draft, using fantrax, offline draft.
  • Draft order: Reverse order of previous year’s standings.

Inaugural draft differences: Because there’s no previous year standings to draw the draft order from there will be three major differences in the inaugural minor league draft.

  1. Style: The draft will be a serpentine (snake) draft.
  2. Rounds: 15 rounds in the inaugural draft to properly fill rosters.
  3. Draft order: The draft order will be determined in the auction draft.