Category: Los Angeles Dodgers

MLB Draft: GrandPre Headed to Los Angeles

Two days ago, Preston GrandPre showered up after his final summer league game for the Orleans Firebirds in the prestigious Cape Cod League. Earlier that day, he’d been picked 730th overall in the 24th round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers. “I’m going to forego my last year at Cal,” GrandPre told BearTerritory. “It’s

Preston GrandPre Drafted by Dodgers

California infielder Preston GrandPre has been drafted in the 24th round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday. The Dodgers used the 730th overall pick to take the right-handed hitting middle infielder, after looking heavily into former teammate Mitchell Kranson (drafted by the Minnesota Twins) before the Draft last season. GrandPre was one of two upperclassmen