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Braylen Whimmer INF-Philadelphia Phillies: 2022 MLB Draft, 18th Rd, 592nd overall

Former South Carolina Gamecocks second baseman Braylen Whimmer was the only Gamecock infielder to start every game for the team in 2022. Whimmer’s bat aided the team immensely during SEC play, as he notched seven home runs. We break down the Phillies’ 18th-round draft pick in our video spotlight. He reminds us of a player from our 2012 MLB Draft Big Board.

Jack Gowen RHP-Miami Marlins: 2022 MLB Draft, 20th Rd, 592nd overall

Georgia RHP Jack Gowen went 3-1 in 2022 and led the Bulldogs with 10 saves. In the process, the 6-foot-1, 220-pound closer earned NCBWA All-American honors. The Miami Marlins selected Gowen in the 20th round of this year’s draft.

Georgia’s Jack Gowen served as the team’s closer in 2022.