Pittsburgh Pirates Draft: Revisiting Every First-Round Pick Since 2005

As we approach the 2023 MLB Draft, let's look back and see where former Pirate first-round picks ended up

2005 First Round Pick Andrew McCutchen
2005 First Round Pick Andrew McCutchen / Justin K. Aller/GettyImages
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2015 (Pick 19) - Kevin Newman, SS, University of Arizona

Career Stats/Accolades: 494 G, .260 BA, 453 H, 23 HR, 170 RBI, 37 SB, 2.4 bWAR

Kevin Newman made his MLB debut in 2018 for the Pirates after spending almost four seasons in the minor leagues. He spent five seasons in Pittsburgh, with his best years coming in 2019 (.308 BA in 493 ABs) and 2021. He was traded after the 2022 season to the Cincinnati Reds for Dauri Moreta, and is currently in the Reds everyday lineup.