|Birthplace||Iowa City, Iowa|
|Current Team||Memphis Redbirds (AAA)|
St. Louis Post-Dispatch "In the annual referendum on the player or players who the Cardinals' organization expects to be in the most demand at Winter Warm-up for autographs, the message is clear. Rookie Michael Wacha is $5 shy of a Hall of Famer. Wacha, the National League championship series MVP and a sensation in..." January 06
St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Cardinals would prefer to keep first-year pro Michael Wacha in the minors for a majority of this season, but a rash of injuries to starters has left them with no choice and one dazzling pitching prospect. He is their best available option. Only 11 months, 29 days removed from his final..." May 29
Cardinals announce top prospect Michael Wacha will start Thursday vs. Royals
MiLB.com "Michael Wacha was still pitching at Texas A&M at this time last year, trying to win the Big 12 title and lead the Aggies into the NCAA Tournament. Now he finds himself trying to help the Memphis Redbirds win the American North Division title. "It's been a crazy past year, that's for sure,"..." May 06
|1||Astros||Carlos Rodon||North Carolina St.|
|2||Marlins||Jeff Hoffman||East Carolina|
|3||White Sox||Tyler Kolek||Shepherd HS (TX)|
|4||Cubs||Trea Turner||North Carolina St.|
|5||Twins||Alex Jackson||Rancho Bernardo HS (CA)|
|7||Phillies||Jacob Gatewood||Clovis HS (CA)|
|8||Rockies||Michael Gettys||Gainesville HS|
|9||Blue Jays||Braxton Davidson||TC Roberson HS (NC)|
Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.
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