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1997 Oakland Athletics Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    111Chris EnochsPCollegeWest VirginiaNCAA 1---WVYesP6-3225RR1975-10-11Weirton,WV
    1997-  1-  11-OAK
    AAA1995-2005
    121Eric DuBosePCollegeMississippi StateNCAA 1---MSYesP6-3231LL1976-05-15Bradenton,FL
    1997-  1-  21-OAK
    MLB2002-20061995-2010
    132Nathan HaynesOFHigh SchoolPinole Valley (Pinole,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-RF5-9170LL1979-09-07Oakland,CA
    1997-  1-  32-OAK
    MLB2007-20081997-2008
    142Denny WagnerPCollegeVirginia TechNCAA 1---VAYesP6-0205RR1976-11-08Bristol,TN
    1997-  1-  42-OAK
    AAA1997-2003
    263Chad HarvillePCollegeMemphisNCAA 1---TNYesP5-9180RR1976-09-16Selmer,TN
    1997-  2-  63-OAK
    MLB1999-20061995-2007
    395Marcus JonesPCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1SrCAYesP6-5235RR1975-03-29Bellflower,CA
    1997-  3-  95-OAK
    MLB2000-20001997-2002
    4125Jason AndersonPCollegeRadfordNCAA 1---VAYesP6-2185LL1976-04-06Salem,VA
    1997-  4- 125-OAK
    AA1997-2002
    5155Andy KimballPCollegeUW OshkoshNCAA 3---WIYesP6-0190RR1975-08-23Neenah,WI
    1997-  5- 155-OAK
    AA1997-2001
    6185Tim HudsonPCollegeAuburnNCAA 1---ALYesP-DH6-0160RR1975-07-14Columbus,GA
    1997-  6- 185-OAK
    MLB1999-20151996-2015
    7215Roberto VazOFCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesOF-1B5-9195LL1975-03-15Brooklyn,NY
    1997-  7- 215-OAK
    AAA1997-2003
    8245Adam Piatt3BCollegeMississippi StateNCAA 1---MSYes3B-OF6-2195RR1976-02-08Chicago,IL
    1997-  8- 245-OAK
    MLB2000-20031995-2003
    9275Jared JensenPCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTYesP6-1190RR1974-03-06Caldwell,ID
    1997-  9- 275-OAK
    A+1997-2000
    10305Javier FloresCCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1SrOKYesC-3B6-0185RR1975-12-20Santurce,PR
    1997- 10- 305-OAK
    AA1994-2001
    11335Mike KoernerOFCollegeLSUNCAA 1---LAYesOF6-0190LL1976-03-28Stratford,NJ
    1997- 11- 335-OAK
    A+1997-2000
    12365Adam RobinsonSSCollegeVirginiaNCAA 1---VAYesSS-2B6-0185RR1975-06-28Hackensack,NJ
    1997- 12- 365-OAK
    AA1994-1999
    13395Jonathan WinterrowdpHigh SchoolGermantown (Germantown,TN)HSHSTNNoP6-3195RR1978-08-16Germantown,TN
    1997- 13- 395-OAK
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    14425Ryan DresepCollegeCaliforniaNCAA 1---CANoP6-3220RR1976-04-05San Francisco,CA
    1998-  5- 153-CLE
    MLB2001-20061996-2011
    15455Eric MeekspHigh SchoolWest Orange (Winter Garden,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-4205RR1979-04-12Orlando,FL
    1997- 15- 455-OAK
    A-1997-1999
    16485Jamie PorterOFCollegeWashingtonNCAA 1---WAYesOF6-1195RR1976-05-16Bellingham,WA
    1997- 16- 485-OAK
    A-1996-1999
    17515Elvin NinapCollegeOklahoma StateNCAA 1SrOKYesP6-0185RR1975-11-25San Cristobal,DR
    1997- 17- 515-OAK
    AAA1997-2006
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    18545Mike HolmespCollegeWake ForestNCAA 1---NCYesP6-2200RR1975-10-11Greensboro,NC
    1997- 18- 545-OAK
    A+1994-2000
    19575Josh CanalesSSHigh SchoolCarson (Carson,CA)HSHSCANoSS-2B5-11175RR1979-01-15Harbor City,CA
    2001- 16- 490-LAN
    AAA1998-2003
    20605Randy NilespCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1JrFLYesP6-2200RR1975-08-28Key West,FL
    1997- 20- 605-OAK
    AA1995-2000
    21635Brad GorrieSSCollegeMassachusettsNCAA 1---MAYes2B-3B5-9180RR1975-01-25Northboro,MA
    1997- 21- 635-OAK
    A-1997-1998
    22665Forrest JohnsonCHigh SchoolRialto (Rialto,CA)HSHSCANo1B-C6-2190RR1979-03-21Seoul,KR
    2000- 13- 378-DET
    A+1999-2002
    23695Gary Thomas3B-OFHigh SchoolVandebilt Catholic (Houma,LA)HSHSLAYesOF5-7175RR1979-09-06Houma,LA
    1997- 23- 695-OAK
    AAA1997-2004
    24725Jeremy CrawfordpHigh SchoolGlenwood (Chatham,IL)HSHSILYesP6-0185LL1978-12-27Chatham,IL
    1997- 24- 725-OAK
    A-1997-1999
    25755Ronnie WilliamsOFHigh SchoolBooker (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLNoOF5-11180RR1978-06-12Sarasota,FL
    1997- 25- 755-OAK
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    26785David WaitespCollegeNew MexicoNCAA 1JrNMYesP6-3220RR1976-02-02Little Rock,AR
    1997- 26- 785-OAK
    A+1997-2000
    27815Miguel DecletSSHigh SchoolEloisa Pascual (Caguas,PR)HSHSPRYes3B-SS6-3185RR1979-09-09San Juan,PR
    1997- 27- 815-OAK
    A-1997-2000
    28845Ed Farris1BCollegeBall StateNCAA 1---INYes1B-OF6-0205LR1974-06-03Harrison,OH
    1997- 28- 845-OAK
    A+1996-1998
    29875Stephen MurphypCollegeCanada CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP6-1185RR1977-12-30South San Francisco,CA
    1997- 29- 875-OAK
    ---
    30905Tim ManwillerpCollegeRadfordNCAA 1---VAYesP6-2205RR1974-09-05Annville,PA
    1997- 30- 905-OAK
    AAA1997-2001
    31935Jon WeberOFCollegeLos Angeles Harbor CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF-LF5-11185LL1978-01-20Lakewood,CA
    1997- 31- 935-OAK
    AAA1999-2015
    32965Tim NewmanpHigh SchoolA.C. Davis (Yakima,WA)HSHSWANoP6-2190RR1978-08-15Mission Viejo,CA
    1999- 15- 463-TOR
    Rk1999-1999
    33995Ian PeriopCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP5-11180LL1978-05-11Honolulu,HI
    2000- 14- 422-BOS
    A-2000-2002
    341025Keith FoxtonOfCollegeKirkwood CCNJCAA---IANoOF6-1172LR1977-10-12---
    1997- 34-1025-OAK
    ---
    351055Branden PackCHigh SchoolEsperanza (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANoC-1B6-3215BR1979-01-22Salt Lake City,UT
    2000- 12- 364-TEX
    A+2000-2003
    361085Jason FaustpCollegeNew OrleansNCAA 1---LAYesP6-0175LL1975-07-14Belleville,IL
    1997- 36-1085-OAK
    A+1997-1998
    371115Marshall RubenspHigh SchoolDel Campo (Fair Oaks,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5220RR1978-10-14Fair Oaks,CA
    1998- 37-1095-OAK
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    381145Matt CarlockpHigh SchoolArmijo (Fairfield,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4190RR1979-01-12Fairfield,CA
    1997- 38-1145-OAK
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    391175Tony DawsonpCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-2185RR1978-02-12Oakland,CA
    1997- 39-1175-OAK
    NCAA1999-1999
    401205Will LewisofHigh SchoolRialto (Rialto,CA)HSHSCANoOF------RR1979-01-02Rialto,CA
    1997- 40-1205-OAK
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    Rnd Drafted Round Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site dPos Position when drafted (May differ from eventual position) School Drafted From High School or College attended by player at time when drafted Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Reg Region related to nearby geographical element Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system