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Quick Notes: Washington Nationals 2022 MLB Draft: Picks, bonus pool, slot values, and more...
The 2022 MLB Draft is only six days away, and the Washington Nationals are set to make 20 picks during this year's draft.
The 2022 MLB Draft is only six days away, and the Washington Nationals are set to make 20 picks during this year's draft. The Nats Report will have comprehensive live coverage of the 20-round, three-day event, including the latest news on all the Washington Nationals draft picks.
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MLB Draft Dates, location, and times
The 2022 MLB Draft is a three-day event spanning Sunday through Tuesday of MLB All-Star weekend in Los Angeles. The Sunday evening kickoff includes the first two rounds and will be live with representatives from each team on hand, several potential draft picks, and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred.
When: July 17, at 7 pm EST; July 18, at 2 pm EST; July 19, at 2 pm EST
Where: Los Angeles
TV: MLB Network (first 80 picks) and ESPN (first round)
Before we get to MLB.com's projected top-10 round slot values, according MLB.com, here is a brief explanation of how the draft bonus pool works via The Athletic.
Nationals draft picks with top-10 round slot values
Round 1, Pick No. 5: $6,494,300
Rd. 2, Pick No. 45: $1,733,900
Rd. 3, Pick No. 84: $758,500
Rd. 4, Pick No. 111: $549,100
Rd. 5, Pick No. 141: $410,200
Rd. 6, Pick No. 171: $308,700
Rd. 7, Pick No. 201: $241,400
Rd. 8, Pick No. 231: $191,500
Rd. 9, Pick No. 261: $165,600
Rd. 10, Pick No. 291: $154,700
Rd. 11, Pick No. 321:
Rd. 12, Pick No. 351:
Rd. 13, Pick No. 381:
Rd. 14, Pick No. 411:
Rd. 15, Pick No. 441:
Rd. 16, Pick No. 471:
Rd. 17, Pick No. 501:
Rd. 18, Pick No. 531:
Rd. 19, Pick No. 561:
Rd. 20, Pick No. 591:
Draft bonus pool
$11,007,900 — sixth-largest bonus pool in this draft