The draft that will set the tone for all fantasy baseball drafts the upcoming months, the SiriusXM-F.S.T.A. Fantasy Baseball Experts Draft, wrapped up this week.

Not surprisingly, the consensus No. 1 overall draft pick, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout, went off the board first to the USA Today Sports team.

The rest of the first round, with some analysis:

  1. USA Today Sports – Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels
  2. Colton and The Wolfman – Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates
  3. Baseball HQ – Jose Abreu, Chicago White Sox – “A batter who could give us a high likelihood of 30 home runs, high likelihood of a .300 batting average.”
  4. CDM Sports – Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks
  5. Fantistics – Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers – Selected per the advice of Joe Torre.
  6. Stats Inc./NFBC – Giancarlo Stanton, Miami Marlins – “Everyone’s chasing power, so I’m gonna take the best one.”
  7. MastersBall – Anthony Rizzo, Chicago Cubs
  8. Scout Fantasy – Carlos Gomez, Milwaukee Brewers – “I see 30 home runs, I see 30 steals.”
  9. RotoWire – Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers – “I didn’t even think this would be an option.”
  10. RT Sports – Adam Jones, Baltimore Orioles
  11. Fantasy Alarm – Felix Hernandez, Seattle Mariners
  12. SiriusXM/Ray Flowers – Robinson Cano, Seattle Mariners
  13. RotoExperts – Jose Bautista, Toronto Blue Jays – “No-brainer at 13.”

For the full draft results, click here for the draft board. You can follow along the season at Listen back to the full draft throughout the weekend on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio.

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