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Freddie Patek was drafted 421st overall by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1965
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)
19994143June-RegD2Jon TopolskiHouston Astros22OF1B5-10 188 L-R AAA1997-2004-ColBaylor UniversitySFNCAA 1YesINTX   -Ralph Bratton
19998263June-RegD2Chris SampsonHouston Astros21SSP6-0 170 R-R MLB1999-20112006-2010ColTexas Tech UniversitySFJrNCAA 1YesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199912383June-RegD1Royce HuffmanHouston Astros22IF1B6-0 200 R-R AAA1996-2009-ColTexas Christian UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199914443June-RegD2Brian SchmittHouston Astros20IFIF6-2 200 L-L A1999-2003-ColBlinn CollegeSFNJCAAYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
19985152June-RegD2Scott BarrettHouston Astros19PP5-10 175 L-L A-1998-1999-ColSan Jacinto CollegeSFNJCAAYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199810302June-RegD1Keith GinterHouston Astros222B3B-2B5-10 190 R-R MLB1997-20102000-2005ColTexas Tech UniversitySFNCAA 1YesCTTX   -Ralph Bratton
199811332June-RegD3Kevin JordanHouston Astros21SS6-1 190 R-R A+1998-2000-ColTexas Tech UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199815452June-RegD3Charley CarterHouston Astros221B1B6-2 205 R-R AA1997-2002-ColBaylor UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199819572June-RegD1Byron WilkersonHouston Astros21PP6-3 205 R-R A+1998-2000-ColUniversity of Mary Hardin-BaylorSFNAIAYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199833992June-RegD2Gavin WrightHouston Astros19OFOF6-2 175 R-R AA1999-2005-ColBlinn CollegeSFNJCAAYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
1997116June-RegD1Lance BerkmanHouston Astros211BDH6-1 205 B-L MLB1995-20131999-2013ColRice UniversitySFNCAA 1YesTXTXR   1.0Ralph Bratton
19975160June-RegD1Derek StanfordHouston Astros18PP6-2 190 R-R A1998-2001-HSTemple (Temple,TX) SFHSHSYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199722670June-RegD1Jason AlfaroHouston Astros19pSS5-10 189 R-R MLB1997-20072004-2004ColHill CollegeSFFrNJCAAYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
199623684June-RegD1Roy OswaltHouston Astros18pP6-0 170 R-R MLB1996-20132001-2013ColHolmes Community CollegeSFNJCAAYesMSMSR   -James FarrarRalph BrattonBrian Granger
1995381June-RegD2Chad AlexanderHouston Astros21OFOF6-1 195 R-R AAA1993-2004-ColTexas A&M UniversitySFJrNCAA 1YesVATX   -Ralph Bratton
19936168June-RegD1Jamie SaylorHouston Astros18SSIF5-10 185 R-R AAA1993-2002-HSNorth Garland (Garland,TX) SFHSHSYesTXTX   -Chuck EdmondsonDon KalksteinRalph Bratton
1992369June-RegD1Chris HoltHouston Astros20PP6-4 205 R-R MLB1991-20031996-2001ColNavarro CollegeSFNJCAAYesTXTX   -Ben GalanteRalph Bratton
199220545June-RegD1Marvin BillingsleyHouston Astros19p-OFP6-3 185 L-L A+1992-1995-ColOdessa CollegeSFSoNJCAAYesNJTX   -Ralph Bratton
1991431116June-RegD1Roy NietoHouston Astros23pP6-4 210 R-R A+1991-1993-ColSouthwestern UniversitySFNCAA 3YesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton
1990431128June-RegD1Donnie DaultHouston Astros18pP6-6 185 R-R AAA1991-1996-HSAustin (Austin,TX) SFHSHSYesTXTX   -Ralph Bratton