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1988 Kansas City Royals Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    118Hugh WalkerOFHigh SchoolJacksonville (Jacksonville,AR)HSHSARYesOF-C6-0207LR1970-02-09Jacksonville,AR
    1988-  1-  18-KCA
    AA1988-1997
    248Bob Hamelin1BCollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B-DH6-0235LL1967-11-29Elizabeth,NJ
    1988-  2-  48-KCA
    MLB1993-19981988-1999
    375Joel JohnstonP---PA---Jr---YesP6-4220RR1967-03-08West Chester,PA
    1988-  3-  75-KCA
    MLB1991-19951988-1996
    4101Greg HarveyPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAASoFLYesP6-3200RR1967-10-09Sachse,TX
    1988-  4- 101-KCA
    AA1988-1992
    5127Tim SpehrOFCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesC-1B6-2200RR1966-07-02Excelsior Springs,MO
    1988-  5- 127-KCA
    MLB1991-19991988-2001
    6153Jim SmithPCollegeJacksonville StateNCAA 2---ALYesP5-11185RR1966-11-24Erie,PA
    1988-  6- 153-KCA
    AA1988-1991
    7179Frankie WatsonOFCollegeLongwoodNCAA 2---VAYesOF6-1180LL1967-05-22Chase City,VA
    1988-  7- 179-KCA
    A-1988-1988
    8205Randy VaughnPCollegeShelton State CCNJCAASoALYesP6-0185RR1967-12-30Mobile,AL
    1988-  8- 205-KCA
    AA1988-1995
    9231Jeff HulseOFCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1---KSYesC6-0190RR1966-02-08Fort Worth,TX
    1988-  9- 231-KCA
    A+1987-1990
    10257Jeff Garber2BCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1---VAYes2B-3B5-11177RR1966-09-27McConnellsburg,PA
    1988- 10- 257-KCA
    AAA1988-1995
    11283Mike MagnantePCollegeUCLANCAA 1---CAYesP6-1185LL1965-06-17Glendale,CA
    1988- 11- 283-KCA
    MLB1991-20021988-2002
    12309Steve OttopCollegeSaint Xavier U. (Ill.)NAIAJrILYesP6-2210RR1966-12-24Chicago,IL
    1988- 12- 309-KCA
    A+1988-1990
    13335David RollsCCollegeSan DiegoNCAA 1---CAYesC-3B6-0195RR1966-10-01Medina,OH
    1988- 13- 335-KCA
    AA1988-1994
    14361Victor ColepCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1---CAYesP5-10160BR1968-01-23Leningrad,RU
    1988- 14- 361-KCA
    MLB1992-19921989-2001
    15387Kyle BalchpCollegeVanderbiltNCAA 1---TNYesP6-3190RR1966-09-01---
    1988- 15- 387-KCA
    A+1988-1988
    16413Kerwin MooreOFHigh SchoolKing (Detroit,MI)HSHSMIYesOF-CF6-1190BR1970-10-29Detroit,MI
    1988- 16- 413-KCA
    MLB1996-19961988-1999
    17439John ConnerpCollegeRose State CollegeNJCAAFrOKYesP6-6240RR1969-07-01Muskogee,OK
    1988- 17- 439-KCA
    A+1988-1991
    18465Stan BowlingpHigh SchoolDesales (Louisville,KY)HSHSKYYesP6-2185RR1969-12-22Louisville,KY
    1988- 18- 465-KCA
    Rk1988-1989
    19491Marvin MayberryCHigh SchoolCody (Detroit,MI)HSHSMIYesC6-1185RR1970-01-16Detroit,MI
    1988- 19- 491-KCA
    Rk1988-1988
    20517John CudapHigh SchoolPenn Hills (Pittsburgh,PA)HSHSPANoP6-3206RR1969-12-14Pittsburgh,PA
    1988- 20- 517-KCA
    Rk1992-1992
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21543Milt RichardsonOFCollegeSkyline CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF5-11172RR1967-05-08Pacifica,CA
    1988- 21- 543-KCA
    A-1988-1989
    22569Frank HalcovichOF-1BCollegeArizonaNCAA 1---AZYesOF-P6-2210RR1966-07-07Granada Hills,CA
    1988- 22- 569-KCA
    A1988-1988
    23595Kyle IrvinpCollegeOral RobertsNCAA 1---OKYesP6-0200RR1964-12-30Broken Arrow,OK
    1988- 23- 595-KCA
    A-1988-1988
    24621Kelvin DavisSSCollegeLongwoodNCAA 2---VAYes3B5-11175RR1965-11-29Lynchburg,VA
    1988- 24- 621-KCA
    A-1988-1988
    25647Zach KimbellpCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1---KSYesP6-4195---R1966-07-16Yates Center,KS
    1988- 25- 647-KCA
    A1987-1988
    26673Chad StombaughCCollegeRend Lake CollegeNJCAA---ILYesC-1B6-2190RR1968-02-23Quincy,IL
    1988- 26- 673-KCA
    A+1988-1988
    27699Rich GonzalesOF-1BCollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF6-2195RR1967-03-10Diamond Bar,CA
    1990- 32- 857-SLN
    A+1990-1991
    28725Gerald IngramOFCollegeWestern KentuckyNCAA 1---KYYesOF6-3190RR1966-04-09Chicago,IL
    1988- 28- 725-KCA
    A-1988-1988
    29751Ronald Collins1BCollegeMt. San Jacinto CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-1B6-2210RR1968-05-18Beaumont,CA
    1988- 29- 751-KCA
    A-1988-1989
    30777John GilcristOFCollegeIndian River CCNJCAAJrFLYesOF5-10175RR1967-05-16Harrisburg,PA
    1988- 30- 777-KCA
    A+1988-1991
    31803John McCormickpCollegeOhio StateNCAA 1---OHYesP6-4215LL1966-11-04Cleveland,OH
    1988- 31- 803-KCA
    A+1988-1991
    32829Steve OsikpCollegeLong Island-BrooklynNCAA 1---NYYesP6-0180RR1966-07-08Shoreham,NY
    1988- 32- 829-KCA
    A1988-1989
    33855Mike Beall1BCollegeSaint ThomasNCAA 2SrFLYes1B-OF6-2195LL1966-06-11Miami,FL
    1988- 33- 855-KCA
    A+1988-1990
    34881Mike GilletteCCollegeMichiganNCAA 1JrMINoC-OF6-1195RR1967-03-17St. Joseph,MI
    1988- 34- 881-KCA
    AAA1990-2001
    35907Steve Preston2BCollegeMichigan StateNCAA 1---MIYes2B-SS5-9160BR1967-01-27Kalamazoo,MI
    1988- 35- 907-KCA
    A+1988-1989
    36933Greg PrusiaOfCollegeAlfred UniversityNCAA 3---NYYesOF6-2195RR1966-06-05Endicott,NY
    1988- 36- 933-KCA
    A1988-1989
    37959Brad SeitzerSS-3BCollegeLincoln Land CCNJCAA---ILNo3B-1B6-2195RR1970-02-02Springfield,IL
    1991- 11- 290-BAL
    AAA1989-2001
    38985Dean McMillinpHigh SchoolVentura (Ventura,CA)HSHSCANoP------LL---Ventura,CA
    1988- 38- 985-KCA
    ---
    391010Brad HopperpCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAASoCAYesP6-1185RR1968-06-15Ann Arbor,MI
    1988- 39-1010-KCA
    AA1988-1991
    401035Jim AustinOfHigh SchoolMater Dei (Santa Ana,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-0180RR1969-12-26Orange,CA
    1991-  4- 113-MON
    A+1991-1993
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411060Mickey KernsSSHigh SchoolHancock (Hancock,MD)HSHSMDNoOF-1B6-1185RR1970-03-01Hancock,MD
    1992-  9- 244-CAL
    A1992-1996
    421085Greg BlevinsofCollegeNortheastern Oklahoma A&M CollegeNJCAA---OKNoC6-3210RR1969-04-14Choctaw,OK
    1990- 15- 414-TEX
    A1990-1991
    431110John GrosspHigh SchoolClovis (Clovis,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-0165RR1970-06-26Clovis,CA
    1988- 43-1110-KCA
    A+1989-1993
    441134William MelvinofHigh SchoolMonsignor Edward Pace (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNoOF---------------Miami,FL
    1988- 44-1134-KCA
    ---
    451157David FletcherpHigh SchoolYucca Valley (Yucca Valley,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0200RR1969-08-13Cerritos,CA
    1989- 62-1435-TOR
    Rk1990-1990
    461178Jerome ByersofHigh SchoolWashington (Kansas City,KS)HSHSKSYesOF6-1200LR1970-01-11Kansas City,KS
    1988- 46-1178-KCA
    Rk1989-1989
    471198Kim CornistofCollegeSolano CC (CA)CCCAA---CANoOF5-10175LL1968-12-12Fairfield,CA
    1988- 47-1198-KCA
    ---
    481216Jose FernandezofCollegeFloridaNCAA 1---FLNoC-1B6-3190LR1967-08-24New York,NY
    1989- 14- 354-SLN
    AAA1989-1994
    491233Jason BryanspCollegeMacomb CCNJCAAFrMIYesP6-2185RR1967-10-18Windsor,ON
    1988- 49-1233-KCA
    A1989-1991
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