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1998 Texas Rangers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    110Carlos Pena1BCollegeNortheasternNCAA 1---MAYes1B-DH6-2210LL1978-05-17Santo Domingo,DR
    1998-  1-  10-TEX
    MLB2001-20141998-2014
    253Cody NowlinOFHigh SchoolClovis (Clovis,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-3190LR1979-11-27San Jose,CA
    1998-  2-  53-TEX
    A+1998-2009
    383Barry ZitoPCollegeLos Angeles Pierce CollegeCCCAASoCANoP6-4205LL1978-05-13Las Vegas,NV
    1999-  1-   9-OAK
    MLB2000-20151999-2015
    4113Antwon RollinsOFHigh SchoolEncinal (Alameda,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-1190RR1980-03-18Alameda,CA
    1998-  4- 113-TEX
    A1998-2002
    5143Ryan DittfurthPHigh SchoolTulsa Union (Tulsa,OK)HSHSOKYesP6-6200RR1979-10-18Fort Worth,TX
    1998-  5- 143-TEX
    AA1998-2008
    6173Frankie McGillPHigh SchoolTate (Cantonment,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-1200RR1979-09-10Pensacola,FL
    1998-  6- 173-TEX
    A1998-2000
    7203John StewartPCollegeWestern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesP6-4180LL1977-07-09Chicago,IL
    1998-  7- 203-TEX
    A+1996-2001
    8233Brad TicehurstCFCollegeUSCNCAA 1---CANoOF6-2200LR1977-05-24Denver,CO
    1999- 10- 321-NYA
    A1997-2000
    9263Andy PrattPHigh SchoolChino Valley (Chino Valley,AZ)HSHSAZYesP-OF5-11160LL1979-08-27Mesa,AZ
    1998-  9- 263-TEX
    MLB2002-20041998-2006
    10293Justin BacksmeyerPHigh SchoolDeSmet Jesuit (St. Louis,MO)HSHSMOYesP6-4220RR1980-01-24Ballwin,MO
    1998- 10- 293-TEX
    A+1998-2003
    11323Cesar Castaneda3BCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYes3B-1B6-3210RR1976-11-30Los Angeles,CA
    1998- 11- 323-TEX
    A1998-2000
    12353Daniel BoublisPCollegeVillanovaNCAA 1---PAYesP6-0190RR1977-03-07Montclair,NJ
    1998- 12- 353-TEX
    A1998-1999
    13383Jeremiah BullockPHigh SchoolKuna (Kuna,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-1180LL1979-12-27Twin Falls,ID
    1998- 13- 383-TEX
    A1998-2000
    14413Derek Ottevaere1BCollegeWestern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesOF-1B6-2215RR1975-12-24Detroit,MI
    1998- 14- 413-TEX
    A1996-2000
    15443William VigelandPCollegeWashingtonNCAA 1---WAYesP6-1185RR1976-10-26Sacramento,CA
    1998- 15- 443-TEX
    A+1998-2001
    16473Domingo ValdezPHigh SchoolFoy H. Moody (Corpus Christi,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-2220LL1980-06-27Corpus Christi,TX
    1998- 16- 473-TEX
    A+1998-2003
    17503Dave MeliahOFCollegeSan FranciscoNCAA 1JrCAYes2B-3B6-3185LR1977-03-11Walla Walla,WA
    1998- 17- 503-TEX
    AAA1998-2003
    18533Michael Schaeffer---CollegeSaint LouisNCAA 1---MOYesP6-1205RR1982-09-03Sinking Springs,PA
    2001- 43-1296-NYN
    NCAA2004-2004
    19563Mike Daniel---CollegeLambuthNAIA---TNYesOF-CF6-4185LR1984-08-17New Orleans,LA
    2005-  7- 204-WAS
    AAA2003-2012
    20593Ryan KnoxOFCollegeIllinois StateNCAA 1---ILNoOF-P6-0185RR1977-06-28Peoria,IL
    1999- 24- 724-MIL
    AAA1999-2006
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21623Matthew KosderkaPCollegeWillametteNAIA---ORYesP6-2215RR1976-04-13Roseburg,OR
    1998- 21- 623-TEX
    A+1998-2001
    22653John Shelley3BHigh SchoolSanta Margarita Catholic (Rancho Santa Margarita,CA)HSHSCANo3B6-4205RR1980-01-12Rancho Santa Margarita,CA
    2001- 17- 501-TEX
    ---
    23683Frank Marciante1BHigh SchoolPalm Beach (West Palm Beach,FL)HSHSFLYes1B6-3215BR1978-08-16Fort Lauderdale,FL
    1998- 23- 683-TEX
    A1998-1999
    24713Jason Edgar2BCollegeConnecticutNCAA 1---CTYes2B6-0175LR1976-05-18Cornwall,NY
    1998- 24- 713-TEX
    Rk1998-1998
    25743Brandon MoorheadPHigh SchoolFranklin County (Carnesville,GA)HSHSGANoP6-2215RR1980-01-23Anderson,SC
    2001- 42-1263-CIN
    AA2001-2006
    26773Jimmie RomanoCCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYesC-OF5-10185RR1977-03-31Tampa,FL
    1998- 26- 773-TEX
    A+1998-2000
    27803Jeremy JonesCCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesC-1B6-3195RR1977-08-12Champaign,IL
    1998- 27- 803-TEX
    AA1998-2002
    28833Robert LamarshPCollegeSouthern IllinoisNCAA 1---ILYesP6-4245RL1976-07-14Alton,IL
    1998- 28- 833-TEX
    A+1998-2001
    29863Ronnie CoronaPCollegeCypress CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-0188RR1979-01-27Apple Valley,CA
    2000-  6- 162-MIN
    AA2000-2004
    30893Jaime BubelaOFCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAAFrTXNoOF-CF6-1200LR1978-06-06Houston,TX
    2000-  7- 206-SEA
    MLB2005-20051999-2005
    31923Marcus QuinonesSSCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYesSS-2B6-1190BR1976-02-26Cleveland,OH
    1998- 31- 923-TEX
    A+1998-1999
    32953Gregory SummersOFHigh SchoolPort St. Joe (Port St. Joe,FL)HSHSFLNoOF6-2180RR1980-03-14Port St. Joe,FL
    1998- 32- 953-TEX
    ---
    33983Ryan CullenPHigh SchoolSatellite (Satellite Beach,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-4220LL1980-01-20Sayre,PA
    1998- 33- 983-TEX
    AAA1999-2011
    341013Josh BolingbrokeCHigh SchoolPleasant Grove (Pleasant Grove,UT)HSHSUTNoC6-0180RR1980-10-30Pleasant Grove,UT
    1998- 34-1013-TEX
    NCAA2004-2004
    351043William VillamilPHigh SchoolAcademia Perpetuo Socorro (San Juan,PR)HSHSPRYesP6-1165LL1980-08-20San Juan,PR
    1998- 35-1043-TEX
    Rk1999-1999
    361073Eric MoorePCollegeLambuthNAIA---TNYesP6-4200RR1976-05-26Tupelo,MS
    1998- 36-1073-TEX
    A1998-2006
    371103Jon HarrisPHigh SchoolNorth Kansas City (Kansas City,MO)HSHSMONoP6-1195RR1978-11-26Kansas City,MO
    1998- 37-1103-TEX
    NCAA1999-2001
    381133Trent PrattCHigh SchoolTooele (Tooele,UT)HSHSUTNoC6-2208RR1979-08-25Salt Lake City,UT
    2002- 12- 359-PHI
    AA2000-2005
    391163Gregory RyanPCollegeEastern MichiganNCAA 1JrMIYes1B-OF6-0170LL1977-07-03Detroit,MI
    1998- 39-1163-TEX
    Rk1998-1998
    401193Craig Mosher---High SchoolMcRoberts (Richmond,BC)HSHSBCNoP6-0200RL1979-03-06Richmond,BC
    1998- 40-1193-TEX
    Indy2000-2003
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411223Scott NicholsonPCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WANoP6-0170LL1979-08-24Longview,WA
    2001-  8- 244-COL
    A-2000-2006
    421253Ross PeeplesPHigh SchoolCrisp County (Cordele,GA)HSHSGANoP6-4198LL1980-02-20Albany,GA
    1999- 45-1352-NYN
    A+2000-2014
    431281Derrick FosterPHigh SchoolPell City (Pell City,AL)HSHSALNoP6-1170RR1979-12-04Pell City,AL
    1998- 43-1281-TEX
    ---
    441307Josh HollingsworthSS-3BHigh SchoolDunedin (Dunedin,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-SS6-3210RR1980-06-28Tampa,FL
    1999- 40-1215-TEX
    A+1999-2007
    451332Greg BochyPCollegePalomar CollegeCCCAAFrCANo3B-P6-2200RR1979-08-26Houston,TX
    2002- 36-1075-SDN
    A2001-2004
    461356Damon Sementilli---CollegeNorwalk CCNJCAA---CTNoP6-1185RR1979-09-17Trumbull,CT
    1998- 46-1356-TEX
    NCAA2000-2000
    471378Roy York---CollegeCowley CollegeNJCAA---KSNoOF6-0195RR1978-03-06Stroud,OK
    1998- 47-1378-TEX
    NCAA2000-2001
    481399Shaun RudiOFHigh SchoolBaker (Baker City,OR)HSHSORNoOF6-1185RR1979-07-03Baker City,OR
    1998- 48-1399-TEX
    ---
    491418Marcis HassellOFHigh SchoolSam Houston (Arlington,TX)HSHSTXNoOF6-0160BR1980-06-04Arlington,TX
    1998- 49-1418-TEX
    ---
    501434Alberto MontesPHigh SchoolSocorro (El Paso,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-2210RR1979-12-11El Paso,TX
    2001- 12- 376-SFN
    AA2001-2013
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