Royals’ 2013 MLB Draft picks include 21 pitchers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals completed the final round of the MLB Draft on Saturday, selecting 41 players over three days.

Kansas City’s first pick, eighth overall, was Hunter Dozier, 21, a shortstop from Stephen F. Austin University.

The club also made six local selections, including Brandon Dunlin (1B), from Longview College; Shane Conlon (1B), from Kansas State; Logan Gray (SS), from Rockhurst High School in Kansas City; Kevin Kuntz (SS), son of Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz, from the University of Kansas; Dalton Moats (LHP) from Park Hill Senior High School in Kansas City; and Keeton Steele (RHP), from the University of Missouri.

The Royals’ selections, listed below, include 13 right-handed pitchers, 11 infielders, eight left-handed pitchers, six outfielders and three catchers.

1 (8), Hunter Dozier, SS, Stephen F. Austin
CBA (34), Sean Manaea, LHP, Indiana State
2 (46), Cody Reed, LHP, Northwest Mississippi CC
3 (82), Carter Hope, RHP, The Woodlands HS (TX)
4 (114), Zane Evans, C, Georgia Tech
5 (144), Amalani Fukofuka, CF, James Logan HS (CA)
6 (174), Luke Farrell, RHP, Northwestern
7 (204), Kyle Bartsch, LHP, South Alabama
8 (234), Cody Stubbs, 1B, North Carolina
9 (264), Daniel Rockett, OF, UT-San Antonio
10 (294), Alex Newman, CF, Cypress College
11 (324) Xavier Fernandez, C, Puerto Rico Baseball Academy
12 (354), Brandon Dulin, 1B, Longview College
13 (384), Jonathan Dziedzic, LHP, Lamar University
14 (414), Chase Darhower, RHP, Northwest Florida State
15 (444), Dominique Taylor, CF, UC-Irvine
16 (474), Kevin McCarthy, RHP, Marist College
17 (504), Kevin Perez, RHP, Miami Dade CC South
18 (534), Frank Schwindel, C, St. John’s University
19 (564), Andrew Edwards, RHP, Western Kentucky
20 (594), Glenn Sparkman, RHP, Wharton County JC
21 (624), Shane Conlon, 1B, Kansas State
22 (654), Andrew Brockett, RHP, Richmond
23 (683), Javier Reynoso, LHP, Middle Georgia College
24 (714), Riley King, CF, Carroll College
25 (744), Logan Gray, SS, Rockhurst HS (MO)
26 (774), Trace Tam Sing, SS, Washington State
27 (804), Christian Flecha, LHP, Caguas Military Academy
28 (834), Kevin Kuntz, SS, Kansas
29 (864), Alex Black, RHP, Columbia
30 (894), Andrew Ayers, 2B, Sacramento State
31 (924), Timothy Zeuch, RHP, Mason HS (OH)
32 (954), Michael Shawaryn, RHP, Gloucester Catholic HS (NJ)
33 (984), Dalton Moats, LHP, Park Hill Senior HS (MO)
34 (1014), Isaac Anderson, RHP, College of Southern Idaho
35 (1044), Clay Miller, LHP, Bayfield HS (CO)
36 (1074), Ryan McBroom, 1B, West Virginia
37 (1104), Will Craig, 3B, Science Hill HS (TN)
38 (1134), Jake Matthews, RF, Ironwood Ridge HS (AZ)
39 (1164), John Sternagel, 3B, Rockledge HS (FL)
40 (1194), Keeton Steele, RHP, Missouri