Twenty-Four MVC Baseball Players Selected in MLB Draft
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Twenty-Four MVC Baseball Players Selected in MLB Draft

A total of 24 MVC student-athletes had their names called during the Major League Baseball Player Draft the last three days. Missouri State's Jake Burger was the top pick for the league with the 11th overall pick by the Chicago White Sox.

Missouri State and DBU had six players drafted while Indiana State and Southern Illinois had four players selected. Evansville and Wichita State each had two players chosen.

The 24 MVC players chosen is the most for the league since 27 players were taken during the 2007 MLB Draft.

Listed below are the 24 Missouri Valley Conference student-athletes that were selected in the 2017 MLB Draft.

Year          MVC Players Drafted
2017   24
2016   17
2015   22
2014   23
2013   15
2012   13
2011   18
2010   15
2009   18
2008   23
2007   27
2006   17