6-4-3 DP Baseball Players selected in the MLB Draft

Being selected in the MLB Draft is a tremendous accomplishment and honor for hardworking, talented and dedicated young athletes. It is also a great source of pride for the 6-4-3 DP Baseball organization when the potential of one of our own is validated with an opportunity to become a professional baseball player.

Since the first 6-4-3 teams were formed in 2007 and over the evolving success of the organization, 6-4-3 has witnessed twenty-two (23) of its players drafted or signed by Major League Baseball clubs. Nine (9) former 6-4-3 players are active and playing in the minor leagues at this time. 

To date, the following 6-4-3 players have earned a selection in the MLB Draft (or pro contract):

Year Player High School Round Team
2019 Davis Vainer, RHP Riverwood 21st Houston Astros (A)
2018 Kevin Smith, LHP Dunwoody 7th New York Mets (A)
2017 Drew Waters, OF Etowah 2nd Atlanta Braves (A)
2017 Sean Guenther, LHP Marist 7th Miami Marlins (A)
2017 Sam Fuller, RHP Whitefield Acad. 14th Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (A)
2017 Jonathan Pryor, OF Woodward Acad. 19th Washington Nationals 
2017 Connor Johnstone, RHP Roswell 21st Atlanta Braves (A)
2017 Jackson Lourie, RHP Lovett 24th Atlanta Braves (A)
2017 Charlie Madden, C Dunwoody 24th Boston Red Sox (A)
2017 Jim Voyles, RHP Holy Innocents 38th St. Louis Cardinals  
2016 Josh Merrigan, OF Walton 10th  Texas Rangers
2016 Matt Rowland, RHP Pope 11th Atlanta Braves 
2016 Charlie Madden, C Dunwoody 25th Chicago White Sox
2016 Grayson Harbin, RHP Allatoona 35th New York Mets
2015 Stephen Moore, RHP Walker   10th Atlanta Braves *Fulfilling Military Service 
2015 Zach Bowers, C Harrison 24th San Francisco Giants
2015 Chris Cullen, C West Forsyth 38th Oakland Athletics *Currently at South Carolina
2015 Dylan Kelly, C Centennial FA Arizona Diamondbacks
2014 Michael Branigan, C Forsyth Central 22nd Arizona Diamondbacks
2013 Kent Emanuel, LHP Woodstock 3rd Houston Astros (A)
2013 Jared Breen, SS Sprayberry 23rd Baltimore Orioles
2010 Mathew Price, RHP Walker 8th Boston Red Sox
2010 Andrew Smith, RHP Roswell 40th Oakland Athletics
2009 Derek Thomas, OF Roswell 44th Boston Red Sox

 

KEY:

(A)- Denotes Active Status

FA- Free Agent Signee