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Jun 18, 2024; Phoenix, AZ, USA; El Shaddai Christian Academy catcher Ivan Luciano during the MLB Draft Combine at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

D-backs Amateur Scouting Director Ian Rebhan Explains Ivan Luciano Pick

Taken with the 64th pick overall, most draft boards had Luciano much lower. What did the Diamondbacks see in the 17 year old catcher that caused them to draft him that high?

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Jun 18, 2024; Phoenix, AZ, USA; El Shaddai Christian Academy catcher Ivan Luciano during the MLB Draft Combine at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
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D-backs Amateur Scouting Director Ian Rebhan Explains Ivan Luciano Pick

Taken with the 64th pick overall, most draft boards had Luciano much lower. What did the Diamondbacks see in the 17 year old catcher that caused them to draft him that high?

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