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1998 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    4132Josh PressleyIFHigh SchoolWestminster Academy (Fort Lauderdale,FL)HSHSFLYes1B-OF6-6231LR1980-04-02Fort Lauderdale,FL
    1998-  4- 132-TBA
    AAA1998-2013
    5162Aubrey Huff3BCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYes3B-1B6-4220LR1976-12-20Marion,OH
    1998-  5- 162-TBA
    MLB2000-20121997-2012
    6192Ryan RupePCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1---TXYesP6-5230RR1975-03-31Houston,TX
    1998-  6- 192-TBA
    MLB1999-20031994-2006
    7222John Jacobs3BHigh SchoolMarin Catholic (Kentfield,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-3B6-1195RR1979-11-07Novato,CA
    1998-  7- 222-TBA
    A+1998-2002
    8252Joe KennedyPCollegeGrossmont CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-4225RL1979-05-24La Mesa,CA
    1998-  8- 252-TBA
    MLB2001-20071998-2007
    9282Brian MartinOFHigh SchoolCentral Union (El Centro,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-SS6-2217LR1980-06-14El Centro,CA
    1998-  9- 282-TBA
    AAA1998-2008
    10312Ben KeiterPHigh SchoolArvada West (Arvada,CO)HSHSCONoP6-3210RR1980-04-23Wheat Ridge,CO
    2001-  6- 171-TEX
    A+2001-2004
    11342Steven GoodsonOFCollegeCowley CollegeNJCAA---KSYesOF-1B6-5210LR1979-04-11Oklahoma City,OK
    1998- 11- 342-TBA
    A+1998-2000
    12372Adam FlohrPCollegePortland StateNCAA 1---ORYesP6-0185LL1977-03-29Longview,WA
    1998- 12- 372-TBA
    AAA1998-2003
    13402Patrick DicksonPHigh SchoolDalton (Dalton,GA)HSHSGAYesP6-2200LL1979-09-27Dalton,GA
    1998- 13- 402-TBA
    Rk1998-1998
    14432Patrick HertzelPCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1---KSYesP6-5200RR1976-07-09Manhattan,KS
    1998- 14- 432-TBA
    A1997-2000
    15462Charles ArmstrongPCollegeContra Costa CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-4210LL1976-09-28Oakland,CA
    1998- 15- 462-TBA
    Rk1998-2001
    16492Neal FrendlingPHigh SchoolLake Central (St. John,IN)HSHSINYesP6-3194RR1979-10-07Chicago Heights,IL
    1998- 16- 492-TBA
    AAA1999-2006
    17522Mike RodriguezOFHigh SchoolCooper City (Cooper City,FL)HSHSFLNoOF5-10162LL1980-10-15Hollywood,FL
    2001-  2-  54-HOU
    AAA1999-2009
    18552Brandon BackePCollegeGalveston CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP-OF6-0185RR1978-04-05Galveston,TX
    1998- 18- 552-TBA
    MLB2002-20091998-2009
    19582Arthur GarlandOFCollegeSanta Ana CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF6-2210RR1979-09-21Anaheim,CA
    1998- 19- 582-TBA
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    20612Preston LarrisonPHigh SchoolWest Aurora (Aurora,IL)HSHSILNoP6-4215RR1980-11-19Aurora,IL
    2001-  2-  55-DET
    AAA2000-2009
    21642Darin MoorePCollegePacificNCAA 1---CANoP6-0195RR1976-12-19Stockton,CA
    1999-  5- 153-OAK
    AA1999-2003
    22672Dan GrummittIFCollegeShawnee State UniversityNAIA---OHYes1B-OF6-5233RR1976-06-16Warrenville Heights,OH
    1998- 22- 672-TBA
    AAA1998-2003
    23702Frank Moore2BHigh SchoolCoffee (Douglas,GA)HSHSGAYes2B-OF6-2206LR1978-07-02Douglas,GA
    1998- 23- 702-TBA
    AAA1998-2008
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    24732Ryan JorgensenCCollegeSan JacintoNJCAA---TXNoC6-2200RR1979-05-04Jacksonville,FL
    2000-  7- 193-CHN
    MLB2005-20082000-2008
    25762Talley HainesPCollegeFreed-HardemanNAIA---TNYesP6-5203RR1976-11-16Cape Girardeau,MO
    1998- 25- 762-TBA
    AAA1998-2006
    26792George Moran---High SchoolRed Bluff (Red Bluff,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2190RR1980-04-19Red Bluff,CA
    1998- 26- 792-TBA
    Indy2001-2002
    27822James LiraPCollegeLaredo CCNJCAA---TXYesP-OF6-1160RR1977-05-19Kingsville,TX
    1998- 27- 822-TBA
    AA1998-2007
    28852Chadwick CossetteCCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WANoC6-3215RR1978-12-05Enumclaw,WA
    1998- 28- 852-TBA
    ---
    29882Jeremy ManningPCollegePitt CCNJCAA---NCNoP------------------
    1998- 29- 882-TBA
    ---
    30912Gary WelchPCollegeHoward CollegeNJCAA---TXNoP6-3178LR1977-09-05---
    1998- 30- 912-TBA
    ---
    31942Chris Wailand---High SchoolManatee (Bradenton,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-6220---R1980-03-19Bradenton,FL
    2000- 13- 394-TEX
    NCAA2001-2003
    32972Sean MahoneyOFCollegeFlorida IntlNCAA 1---FLYesOF6-4220RR1975-12-23Tacoma,WA
    1998- 32- 972-TBA
    A+1998-1999
    331002Rudy FrolishPHigh SchoolAnsonia (Ansonia,CT)HSHSCTNoP6-5210RR1980-11-18Ansonia,CT
    1998- 33-1002-TBA
    NCAA2001-2001
    341032Matthew SchuldtPCollegeNebraskaNCAA 1---NEYesP6-2205RR1975-09-17Sioux Falls,SD
    1998- 34-1032-TBA
    A+1998-2000
    351062Monte MacGillivrayPCollegeMt. San Jacinto CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-0190LL1976-08-18Torrance,CA
    1998- 35-1062-TBA
    Rk1998-1999
    361092Tim OlsonSSHigh SchoolThe Dalles (The Dalles,OR)HSHSORNoSS-3B6-2200RR1978-08-01Grand Forks,ND
    2000-  7- 219-ARI
    MLB2004-20052000-2007
    371122Brandon MeddersPHigh SchoolHillcrest (Tuscaloosa,AL)HSHSALNoP6-2185RR1980-01-26Tuscaloosa,AL
    2001-  8- 248-ARI
    MLB2005-20102000-2010
    381152Andy CookPHigh SchoolAntioch (Antioch,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5230RR1980-08-07Antioch,CA
    1998- 38-1152-TBA
    NCAA1999-2003
    391182Edwin RodriguezIFHigh SchoolMiami Senior (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNo1B6-2215BR1977-08-17---
    1998- 39-1182-TBA
    ---
    401212Michael McCuanPCollegeButler CCNJCAAFrKSNoP6-3215RR1979-08-29---
    1998- 40-1212-TBA
    ---
    411242Jeff BrukschPHigh SchoolBeverly Hills (Beverly Hills,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4215RR1980-04-29Los Angeles,CA
    2001-  5- 161-OAK
    AAA1999-2006
    421271Dane HutchensPCollegeMcLennan CCNJCAA---TXNoP6-4190RR1978-12-21Austin,TX
    1998- 42-1271-TBA
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    431299Brandon CulpPCollegeWallace CCNJCAA---ALNoP6-6240RR1977-08-27Birmingham,AL
    2000- 26- 783-CIN
    AA1999-2007
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    441325Mark CarterPHigh SchoolHewitt-Trussville (Trussville,AL)HSHSALNoP6-4220LL1980-04-27Oneonta,AL
    2001- 19- 558-CHN
    A+2001-2003
    451350Harold GoodeillOFCollegeModesto Junior CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF6-4210RR1977-10-06San Lorenzo,CA
    1998- 45-1350-TBA
    A-1999-2000
    461372Cody GetzPCollegeEastern Utah CCNJCAA---UTYesP6-8200LL1978-09-19Walnut Creek,CA
    1998- 46-1372-TBA
    A-1998-2001
    471393Lee Stephens1BCollegeStetsonNCAA 1---FLNo1B6-2190LR1976-08-18Tallahassee,FL
    1998- 47-1393-TBA
    ---
    481413Mike JacobsCHigh SchoolHilltop (Chula Vista,CA)HSHSCANo1B-C6-2200LR1980-10-30Chula Vista,CA
    1999- 38-1156-NYN
    MLB2005-20121999-2016
    491430Justin HancockOFHigh SchoolBloomingdale (Valrico,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-OF6-2190RR1980-03-10Tampa,FL
    2002- 15- 444-ANA
    A2001-2004
    501445Luis MateoOFCollegeHill CollegeNJCAA---TXNoOF6-2190RR1981-08-09San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1998- 50-1445-TBA
    AA1999-2005
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