It’s been an exciting MLB season so far, and many fans are already looking forward to the 2019 season. While there’s plenty of baseball left to watch this year, dedicated fans are keeping on eye on their teams’ prospects moving into the 2018 MLB Draft, which will see every team in the league drafting prospective players for next season. If you’re wanting to watch the MLB Draft online, you’ve come to the right place!
The 2018 MLB Draft will air on MLB Network, with additional coverage on MLB.com. Luckily, you no longer need cable to watch the MLB Draft live stream! In fact, this season it’s easier than ever to watch the MLB Draft online, thanks to a new streaming service. Learn more about MLB Draft streaming options below.
Watch the MLB Draft Online via DIRECTV NOW
DIRECTV NOW provides an easy way to stream the MLB Draft on Monday. This service is a full-scale alternative to cable TV, serving up a whopping 60+ channels for only $35 a month. MLB Network, the MLB Draft channel this year, is included in the 80+ channel package for $50 a month. No contract is required, so you are free to cancel at any time. You can expand your channel selection even further, and even add premium channels like HBO for just $5 a month!
With DIRECTV NOW, you can get the MLB Draft live stream via the “Just Right” package, which also includes FS1, ESPN, AMC, TNT, NBCSN and much more. You can watch MLB Draft online on your Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, mobile device, computer, and more. Check out our DIRECTV NOW review to learn more.
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Watch MLB Draft Live Steam via PS Vue
PlayStation Vue is another viable option for MLB Draft streaming this year. The service, priced at $35 a month, offers 60+ channels to enjoy, including MLB Network. You’ll want to go with the Core Slim package or above to make sure you get access to the MLB Draft stream.
Vue works on most devices, including PlayStation consoles, mobile devices and streaming players. No contract is required, and all plans include anywhere from 45-90+ HD channels. You can learn more about the service in our detailed PlayStation Vue review.
Right now, you can actually get the MLB Draft 2018 live stream free with PlayStation Vue’s free 5-day trial.
Watch Select MLB Draft Coverage Online on MLB.com
MLB.com will air select coverage of the 2018 MLB Draft on their website, for free. This will mostly be coverage for days 2 and 3, on Tuesday and Wednesday. The bulk of the action will take place on Monday, on NFL Network. Still, for a bit of free coverage and the latest news, the MLB website is a great resource. You can also check here to preview some of the key prospects for the 2017 Draft.
What Channel is the MLB Draft On?
The MLB Draft channel for the year is MLB Network. You can access the MLB Network live stream via DIRECTV NOW (which offers a free 7-day trial), or via PS Vue. You may also be interested in our guide on how to watch baseball online, for even more info!