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Gabe Kapler was drafted 1488th overall by the Detroit Tigers in 1995
Use the Draft Research Application to search through the history of the Major League Amateury Entry draft since 1965. The report will be limited to 100 rows. The entire draft history is available for purchase through our Data Store.

The MLB draft is the mechanism used to assign North American amateur players from college and high school to an MLB Organiation. The draft order is determined by the prior season's standings and sandwich picks between rounds are determined by free agent signings. Each team is granted a salary cap, depending on their draft positions, for the first 10 rounds to be assigned to signing bonuses.

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Draft Results

YearRndOvlPhaseD/SPlayer NameDraft TeamAgedPoscPosHt Wt B-T HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsSrcSchoolSFClassLvlSignedReg-BReg-DStatusOrg (Lvl)BonusScout(s)
1996384June-RegD1Brandon ByrdHouston Astros183B3B6-6 240 R-R A-1996-1998-HSTrinity Presbyterian (Montgomery,AL) SFHSHSYesALAL   -Steve SmithJug Deford
1995401117June-RegD1Ryan CoeHouston Astros22CC5-10 200 R-R A+1995-1997-ColKennesaw State UniversitySFNCAA 2YesTNGA   -Jug Deford
19946164June-RegD1Shane BarksdaleHouston Astros17OFP6-4 195 L-R A+1994-1997-HSEtowah (Attalla,AL) SFHSHSYesALAL   -Jug Deford
199425696June-RegD1Tony ShaverHouston Astros22pP5-11 185 R-R A+1993-1998-ColJacksonville State UniversitySFNCAA 2YesFLAL   -Jug Deford
19939264June-RegD1Jason GreenAtlanta Braves18PP6-1 190 R-R MLB1993-20002000-2000ColContra Costa CollegeSFCCCAAYesONCA   -Jug DefordJim Pransky
199210265June-RegD3Jamie WalkerHouston Astros20PP6-2 190 L-L MLB1990-20091997-2009ColAustin Peay State UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTNTN   -Jug Deford
1991248June-RegD1Buck McNabbHouston Astros18OFOF6-0 180 L-R AAA1991-2005-HSFort Walton Beach (Fort Walton Beach,FL) SFHSHSYesFLFL   -Jug Deford
199112313June-RegD1Rod BiehlHouston Astros22pP5-11 190 L-L A+1988-1995-ColUniversity of LouisvilleSFSrNCAA 1YesILKY   -Jug Deford
199019521June-RegD1Steven BottomsHouston Astros18pP6-3 190 L-L A1991-1996-HSOverton (Nashville,TN) SFHSHSYesTNTN   -Jug Deford
1990831473June-RegD1Danny YoungHouston Astros18pP6-4 210 R-L MLB1990-20002000-2000HSCannon County (Woodbury,TN) SFHSHSYesTNTN   -Jug Deford
1989127June-RegD2Todd JonesHouston Astros21PP6-3 230 L-R MLB1987-20081993-2008ColJacksonville State UniversitySFJrNCAA 2YesGAAL   -Jug Deford
19874106June-RegD1Roger LockeHouston Astros18PP6-2 175 R-R A1987-1990-HSSparkman (Harvest,AL) SFHSHSYesALAL   -Jug Deford
19876158June-RegD2Billy CarverHouston Astros21CC6-0 185 R-R AA1987-1989-ColUniversity of TennesseeSFNCAA 1YesTNTN   -Jug Deford
198710262June-RegD1Chris SmallHouston Astros22PP6-4 200 L-R A-1987-1988-ColTroy UniversitySFNCAA 2YesGAAL   -Jug Deford
198719496June-RegD2Greg JohnsonHouston Astros21pP6-2 190 R-R AAA1987-1993-ColMiddle Tennessee State UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTNTN   -Jug Deford