Trivia Time: Test your knowledge of the MLB draft

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(Michael Wagstaffe / Yahoo Sports)

The MLB draft is almost here. It’ll be a little bit different this time around — for obvious reasons — but hey, it’s still a little bit of baseball to look forward to.

Before we get to the selections on Wednesday and Thursday, there are a few things you need to know: The draft has been shortened to five rounds. The draft was supposed to happen in Omaha this year, but instead it will be a virtual.

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It’s definitely the most unique MLB draft we’ve ever seen, but how much do you know about the others? In this week’s installment of Trivia Time, we dig into draft factoids — from the first pick ever to famous athletes from other sports that were chosen by MLB teams.

Well, how did you do?

12-for-12: You’re a No. 1 overall pick, baby!

9-11: The scouts say you have a high upside.

6-8: You’re a mid-round pick, but you may have promise.

5 or fewer: You’ve got a long ways to go to reach The Show.

Try the previous installments of Trivia Time

• How well do you remember the 2019 MLB season?

• How much do you remember about the last time there was no baseball?

Name these players from their stats

• Let’s see what you know about MLB salaries

Can you name these players without their beards?

• What do you know about the intersection of sports and music?

• Test your knowledge of Cy Young winners

• What do you remember about MLB in the 2000s?

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