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MLB Network to televise first-round of draft

By Ken Schott
Tuesday, April 28, 2009

The first round of the Major League Baseball draft will be televised by MLB Network on Tuesday, June 9, it was announced Tuesday.

The draft will be expanded from two to three days. After the first round, will Webcast the remainder of the draft's first day. Coverage will include the second and third rounds as well as two compensation rounds.

For the final two days of the draft, will have a live pick-by-pick stream, expert commentary and the exclusive Draft Tracker, a database of every draft-eligible player, featuring statistics, scouting reports and video highlights.

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