With each passing year, more and more international players are being drafted by NBA teams. For the 2009 draft, 13 international players were chosen.
The highest percentage of college baseball players that get drafted into the MLB each year is about 2.5 percent This would be about 10 rookies per team - or 300 players. The exact number may fluctuate each year.
The NFL currently has 32 teams and each team gets 8 draft picks. Therefore, the total number of players drafted into the NFL each year stands at 256.
60 (2 rounds with 30 picks in each round )
256 total players are drafted each year. 32 teams x 7 rounds = 224 + 32 compensatory picks = 256
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A total of 21 players have gone directly to the majors when being drafted from the amateur draft. It is very rare considering hundreds of draft picks happen each year and has been happening since 1965.