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Jon Switzer was drafted 778th overall by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1998
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)Bonus
1998381124June-RegD1Lance CooleyPhiladelphia Phillies18SSSS6-1 167 R-R NCAA--HSKilleen (Killeen,TX) SFHSHSNoTXTX   -
1998381125June-RegD1Billy GreenOakland Athletics18OFOF6-2 220 R-R ---HSSpring (Spring,TX) SFHSHSNoTXTX   -
1998381126June-RegD2Chris WoodChicago Cubs19SSSS6-1 175 L-R ---ColUniversity of Central FloridaSFNCAA 1NoFLFL   -
1998381127June-RegD1Lane CrewsKansas City Royals18PP6-1 195 R-R ---HSGlades Day (Belle Glade,FL) SFHSHSNoFLFL   -
1998381128June-RegD1Seth JerueSt. Louis Cardinals18IF-P6-0 190 R-R NCAA2000-2002-HSWestfield (Westfield,MA) SFHSHSNoMAMA   -
1998381129June-RegD1Tommy WatkinsMinnesota Twins18IFOF5-7 185 R-R MLB1998-20092007-2007HSRiverdale (Fort Myers,FL) SFHSHSYesFLFL   -
1998381130June-RegD1Dave JensenCincinnati Reds181B1B6-3 215 L-L A+2002-2004-HSGreen Valley (Henderson,NV) SFHSHSNoUTNV   -
1998381131June-RegD1Aaron DeanToronto Blue Jays19PP6-4 190 R-R AA1997-2005-ColCanada CollegeSFCCCAAYesOHCA   -
1998381132June-RegD3Trey HodgesSan Diego Padres20PP6-3 187 R-R MLB1997-20092002-2003ColBlinn CollegeSFSoNJCAANoTXTX   -
1998381133June-RegD1Trent PrattTexas Rangers18CC6-2 208 R-R AA1999-2005-HSTooele (Tooele,UT) SFHSHSNoUTUT   -
1998381134June-RegD1Christopher RichardsMontreal Expos18OFOF   - ---HSBurlington (Burlington,VT) SFHSHSNoVTVT   -
1998381135June-RegD2Dennis TankersleyBoston Red Sox19PP6-2 185 R-R MLB1988-20082002-2004ColMerrimack CollegeSFNCAA 2YesMOMA   -
1998381136June-RegD1Jonathan KuelzMilwaukee Brewers18PP6-6 180 R-R ---HSWest Lutheran (Plymouth,MN) SFHSHSNoMIMN   -
1998381137June-RegD1Edgar VarelaDetroit Tigers173B3B6-1 200 L-R A+2001-2006-HSSan Gabriel (San Gabriel,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
1998381138June-RegD1Shaun SkrehotPittsburgh Pirates22SSSS5-10 180 R-R AAA1997-2006-ColUniversity of HoustonSFNCAA 1YesTXTX   -
1998381139June-RegD1Mark BuehrleChicago White Sox19PP6-2 200 L-L MLB1999-20152000-2015HSHowell North (St. Charles,MO) SFHSHSYesMOMOFA   0.2
1998381140June-RegD1T.J. BirdColorado Rockies19OFOF5-11 209 L-L A2000-2002-HSCloverdale (Cloverdale,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
1998381141June-RegD1Christopher AronsonAnaheim Angels22PP6-0 185 R-R Rk1996-1998-ColGeorge Mason UniversitySFNCAA 1YesCTVA   -
1998381142June-RegD2Bryan EdwardsHouston Astros18PP5-11 170 R-R AA1999-2007-ColNortheast Texas Community CollegeSFFrNJCAANoCOTX   -
1998381143June-RegD1Brian MinksCleveland Indians-PP   - ---HSMulvane (Mulvane,KS) SFHSHSNo--KS   -
1998381144June-RegD1Gary BohannonNew York Mets22PP6-4 179 R-R AA1997-2001-ColKennesaw State UniversitySFNCAA 2YesTNGA   -
1998381145June-RegD1Clint PattonSeattle Mariners17CC6-4 215 R-L NCAA2002-2003-HSSonora (La Habra,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
1998381146June-RegD1Josh BerndtLos Angeles Dodgers18PP6-0 190 L-L ---HSOshkosh West (Oshkosh,WI) SFHSHSNoWIWI   -
1998381147June-RegD1Chad ChristianNew York Yankees18PP6-4 184 L-L ---HSNortheast Jones (Laurel,MS) SFHSHSNoMSMS   -
1998381148June-RegD1Winston WoodsSan Francisco Giants18CFOF6-2 210 R-R NCAA--HSCoral Shores (Tavernier,FL) SFHSHSNoFLFL   -
1998381149June-RegD1Michael SmithBaltimore Orioles16PP6-5 205 L-L Rk2002-2003-HSFletcher (Fletcher,OK) SFHSHSNoGAOK   -
1998381150June-RegD1Jorge ArceoFlorida Marlins17PP6-5 190 R-R -2002-2002-HSLincoln (Stockton,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
1998381151June-RegD1Kevin BensonAtlanta Braves18OFOF6-4 215 R-R ---HSCentury (Bismarck,ND) SFHSHSNoNDND   -
1998381152June-RegD1Andy CookTampa Bay Rays17PP6-5 230 R-R -1999-2003-HSAntioch (Antioch,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
1998381153June-RegD1Justin CrivelloArizona Diamondbacks19PP5-8 170 L-L Rk1998-1998-ColEdmonds Community CollegeSFNWAACCYesWAWA   -