Chicago Cubs 2018 MLB Draft Grades.
LAD - Dustin May, RHP, Northwest HS (Texas) 997,500 (Pick value: 590,800) Starting how to break a slot machine addiction assignment: Rookie-level AZL Dodgers 102.
So who might get a QO this year?But sometimes it feels like you need to be schooled in contract law to understand the ins and outs of baseball's Collective Bargaining Agreement, especially in regard to free agents, qualifying offers and Draft-pick compensation.PIT - Brent Gibbs, C, Central Arizona College S150,000 (Pick value: 185,700) Starting assignment: Rookie-level Bristol 226.PHI - Mickey Moniak, OF, La Costa Canyon HS (Calif.) 6,100,000 (Pick value: 9,015,000 starting assignment: Rookie-level GCL Phillies.CLE - Will Benson, OF, Westminster Schools (Ga.) 2,500,000 (Pick value: 2,973,700) Starting assignment: Rookie-level AZL Indians.If the team that loses the player went over the luxury-tax threshold, the compensation pick will be placed after the fourth round has been completed (as with the previous scenario, it doesn't matter how much the player signs for).TOR - Cavan Biggio, 2B, Notre Dame 300,000 (Pick value: 328,100) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Vancouver 163.
CIN - Scott Moss, LHP, Florida 577,400 (Pick value: 552,400) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Billings 109.
SEA - Thomas Burrows, LHP, Alabama 450,000 (Pick value: 506,400) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Everett 118.Nico Hoerner and Cole Roederer show advanced hit tools, plus a look at other standout Cubs picks.DET - Austin Sodders, LHP, University of California - Riverside 216,900 (Pick value: 216,900) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Connecticut 206.COL - Reid Humphreys, RHP, Mississippi State 227,400 (Pick value: 227,400) Starting assignment: TBD 201.SEA - Matt Festa, RHP, East Stroudsburg University (Pa.) 10,000 (Pick value: 212,700) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Everett 208.MIA - Braxton Garrett, LHP, Florence HS (Ala.) 4,145,900 (Pick value: 3,756,300) Starting assignment: TBD.MIN - Ben Rortvedt, C, Verona Area HS (Wis.) 900,000 (Pick value: 1,141,600) Starting assignment: Rookie-level GCL Twins.CWS - Zack Burdi, RHP, Louisville 2,128,500 (Pick value: 2,128,500) Starting assignment: Rookie-level AZL White Sox.MIL - Trey York, 2B, East Tennessee State 25,000 (Pick value: 171,100) Starting assignment: Rookie-level AZL Brewers 262.
CHC - Chad Hockin, RHP, Cal State Fullerton 241,000 (Pick value: 241,000) Starting assignment: Class A Short Season Eugene 195.
If such a team signs multiple qualifying-offer free agents, it will forfeit its third- and sixth-highest remaining picks as well.