The 2022 MLB Draft is less than a month away, and Northeast regional scouts are finalizing their respective draft boards.
The 2022 MLB Draft is not expected to be as laden with top-end New England high school prospects as 2021, when Connecticut high-schooler Frank Mozzicato was selected seventh overall and Massachusetts prep standout Josh Baez was picked in the second round. However, there is a chance that a handful of New Englanders could hear their names called between July 17 and 19.
Many MLB scouts have been spotted behind backstops at high school games across New England over the last three months.
Here's a look at five high school prospects who could earn selections in the 2022 MLB Draft.