Rodgers, who will turn 19 on Aug. 9, was rated as the top overall prospect by both Baseball America and MLB.com prior to the draft. The 6-foot, 190-pound shortstop was selected as a 2015 Perfect Game First Team All-American and Florida All-Region First Team.
The right-handed hitting shortstop batted .360 (27-for-75) with eight home runs and 23 RBI and turned 15 double plays for Lake Mary High School (Florida) in 2015. As a junior in 2014, he hit .397 (27-for-68) with eight home runs, five doubles, 18 RBI and 19 runs scored. Last summer, Rodgers participated in the Under Armour All-American Game and Perfect Game All-American Classic. Additionally, the 18-year-old was a 2013-14 Perfect Game Underclass First-Team selection.