2022 MLB Draft Order & Bonus Pools


David Seifert
Director of College Scouting

The 2022 MLB Draft will be held July 17-19 in Los Angeles. The Orioles will pick first, marking the second time in four years that they have the top pick after they selected Adley Rutschman in 2019.

2022 MLB Draft Order:

1. Orioles (52-110)
2. D-backs (52-110)
3. Rangers (60-102)
4. Pirates (61-101)
5. Nationals (65-97)
6. Marlins (67-95)
7. Cubs (71-91)
8. Twins (73-89)
9. Royals (74-88)
10. Rockies (74-87)
11. Mets (compensation for not signing Kumar Rocker)
12. Tigers (77-85)
13. Angels (77-85)
14. Mets (77-85)
15. Padres (79-83)
16. Cleveland (80-82)
17. Phillies (82-80)
18. Reds (83-79)
19. A’s (86-76)
20. Braves (88-73)
21. Mariners (90-72)
22. Cardinals (90-72)
23. Blue Jays (91-71)
24. Red Sox (92-70)
25. Yankees (92-70)
26. White Sox (93-69)
27. Brewers (95-67)
28. Astros (95-67)
29. Rays (100-62)
30. Dodgers (106-56)
31. Giants (107-55)



Baltimore's top selection comes with an assigned value of $8,842,200 which is the second-highest slot amount since the bonus pool era began in 2012. The slots have increased by slightly more than 5 percent from 2021 to 2022 and will continue to rise at the same rate as MLB revenues.

2022 MLB Bonus Pools:

Orioles: $16,924,000
D-backs: $15,112,100
Mets: $13,955,700
Pirates: $13,733,900
Rockies: $13,660,700
Royals: $11,668,300
Nationals: $11,007,900
Reds: $10,794,100
Marlins: $10,486,000
Cubs: $10,092,700
Padres: $10,088,900
Twins: $10,036,000
Guardians: $9,980,900
Rangers: $9,640,700
Blue Jays: $8,367,700
Athletics: $8,315,800
Red Sox: $8,078,300
Tigers: $8,024,900
Braves: $8,022,200
Rays: $7,795,100
Mariners: $7,254,400
Brewers: $7,070,900
Angels: $7,024,300
Cardinals: $6,842,300
Astros: $6,837,000
Yankees: $6,425,100
Phillies: $6,307,000
White Sox: $6,289,100
Giants: $5,793,200
Dodgers: $4,221,400

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