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Prospect Scouting Scale

8 - Franchise Player
7 - Regular All-Star
6 - Impact Everyday Player
5.5 - Above-Average Regular
5 - Average Regular
4.5 - Bench/Utility Player
4 - Up & Down Player
3 - "Org" High Minors Contributor
2 - Non-Prospect
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Grades listed for each player are MLB projection; Floor-Ceiling

Draft History: 2023 Red Sox Draft
Tags Rd Pick Player
Position, School
Class Slot $ Bonus $
Cap #
  1 14                
  2 50                
  3 83                
  4 114                
  4c 131                
  4c 132                
  5 150                
  6 180                
  7 210                
  8 240                
  9 270                
  10 300                
  11 330                
  12 360                
  13 390                
  14 420                
  15 450                
  16 480                
  17 510                
  18 540                
  19 570                
  20 600                
Undrafted Free Agents
Tags Rd Pick Player
Position, School
Class Slot $ Bonus $
Cap #
2023 Draft Notes
Dates: July 9-11, 2023
Chief Baseball Officer: Chaim Bloom
Director of Amateur Scouting: Devin Pearson
Signing Deadline: ~August 1, 2023 at 5:00 pm ET, except for JuCo players drated after the 10th round. Those players, called DFEs, may sign up until the "dead period" 10 days before the following year's draft. Any amount over $225,000 given to a DFE counts against the cap.
Players selected: TBD

Team received pick #131 for losing Xander Bogaerts to free agency. Team received pick #132 for losing Nathan Eovaldi to free agency.


Bonus Pool Cap
Cap + 5%: TBD
Cap $ Spent: TBD
Remainder: TBD

Bonus Pool Cap Rules: If a club exceeds its Bonus Pool Cap: (1) by 0-5%, it will be charged a 75% tax on the excess; (2) by 5-10%, it will pay the same tax and will also lose its first round pick next season; (3) by 10-15%, it will be charged a 100% tax on the excess and lose its first and second round picks next season; and (4) by more than 15%, 100% tax on the excess and lose its next two first round picks. Teams can spend up to $125,000 on rounds 11-20 without it counting towards the bonus cap. Any bonus above $125,000 comes out of the cap.

2023 Draft Legend
: Player currently in Red Sox organization
: Player on Restricted List
: Player did not sign with Red Sox
: Player is a Draft & Follow

: Played has MLB experience with Red Sox
: Player has MLB experience, not with Red Sox
: Player released by Red Sox
: Player traded by Red Sox
: Player waived by Red Sox
: Player selected from Red Sox in Rule 5 Draft
: Player retired from Red Sox
: Player left Red Sox as an MLB free agent
: Player left Red Sox as a minor league free agent

Red Italics:
Reported Signing Bonus, not yet official
Bold Player Name:
Currently in Red Sox organization
Slot $: MLB's slot allotment for the given draft slot
Bonus $: Signing Bonus
Cap #
: Amount of Bonus $ counted towards Bonus Pool Cap. If just one number is listed, the Bonus $ and the Cap # are the same. If two numbers are listed, the Bonus $ is listed on top and the Cap # is listed on the bottom.

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