For many this is a dream come true. It is the day they have worked their whole life for; it is the day they become professional baseball players.
This isn't the end of a journey, it is a beginning. Here is where the hard part begins. After the cameras disappear and the media moves on to their next story is when the work begins.
After signing their first professional contract, these players are assigned to a minor league affiliate to begin their advancement in hopes of some day making the major league roster.
Here you will find the draft selections made by the Arizona Diamondbacks from their inaugural draft in June 1996 through the current year.
Hopefully on this list there will be future Hall of Fame players who have led the Diamondbacks to countless championships along the way collecting rooms of awards and accolades.