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2008 Minnesota Twins Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    114Aaron HicksOFHigh SchoolWilson (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCAYesCF-OF6-2170BR1989-10-02Long Beach,CA
    2008-  1-  14-MIN
    MLB2013-20192008-2019
    127Carlos GutierrezPCollegeMiamiNCAA 1JrFLYesP6-1185RR1986-09-22Miami,FL
    2008-  1-  27-MIN
    AAA2008-2013
    131Shooter HuntPCollegeTulaneNCAA 1JrLAYesP6-3200RR1986-08-16Westwood,NJ
    2008-  1-  31-MIN
    A+2006-2011
    260Tyler LadendorfSSCollegeHoward CollegeNJCAASoTXYesSS-2B5-11190RR1988-03-07Des Plaines,IL
    2008-  2-  60-MIN
    MLB2015-20162008-2019
    392Bobby LaniganPCollegeAdelphiNCAA 2JrNYYesP6-4220RR1987-05-05Staten Island,NY
    2008-  3-  92-MIN
    AAA2007-2013
    4126Danny OrtizOFHigh SchoolBenjamin Harrison (Cayey,PR)HSHSPRYesLF-RF5-11166LL1990-01-05Cayey,PR
    2008-  4- 126-MIN
    MLB2017-20172008-2019
    5156Nick Romero3BCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1JrCAYes3B-2B6-1200BR1987-07-15Chula Vista,CA
    2008-  5- 156-MIN
    AAA2006-2011
    6186B.J. HermsenPHigh SchoolWest Delaware (Manchester,IA)HSHSIAYesP6-6230RR1989-12-01Masonville,IA
    2008-  6- 186-MIN
    AA2009-2014
    7216Dan OsterbrockPCollegeCincinnatiNCAA 1JrOHYesP6-3190RL1987-01-27Cincinnati,OH
    2008-  7- 216-MIN
    AA2006-2015
    8246Jeff LanningCCollegeNew OrleansNCAA 1JrLAYesC-1B6-2210RR1987-01-01Ankeny,IA
    2008-  8- 246-MIN
    A+2006-2012
    9276Mike Gonzales1BCollegeDiablo ValleyCCCAASoCAYes1B-LF6-6255LR1988-06-16Brentwood,CA
    2008-  9- 276-MIN
    AA2008-2015
    10306Evan BigleyOFCollegeDallas BaptistNCAA 1JrTXYesRF-LF6-0200RR1987-03-09Lancaster,TX
    2008- 10- 306-MIN
    AAA2006-2014
    11336Dominic De La Osa2BCollegeVanderbiltNCAA 1SrTNYes2B-3B6-0205RR1986-01-13Miami,FL
    2008- 11- 336-MIN
    A2005-2009
    12366Kyle CarrPCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1JrMNYesP6-5200RL1986-11-11Linton,ND
    2008- 12- 366-MIN
    A2006-2012
    13396Michael HarringtonOFCollegeCollege of CharlestonNCAA 1SrSCYesRF-LF6-0195LR1985-10-06Cedar Rapids,IA
    2008- 13- 396-MIN
    A+2005-2010
    14426Blayne WellerPHigh SchoolKey West (Key West,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-5220RR1990-01-30Key West,FL
    2008- 14- 426-MIN
    AAA2008-2016
    15456David CoulonPCollegeArizonaNCAA 1SrAZNoP6-0200LL1986-02-22Hanford,CA
    2008- 15- 456-MIN
    NCAA2005-2008
    16486Kolten Wong2BHigh SchoolKamehameha (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINo2B5-8175LR1990-10-10Hilo,HI
    2011-  1-  22-SLN
    MLB2013-20192009-2019
    17516Blake MartinPCollegeLSUNCAA 1JrLAYesP6-2193LL1986-06-19Gadsden,AL
    2008- 17- 516-MIN
    AAA2005-2013
    18546Matt NoheltyOFCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1SrMNNoOF6-1185LR1986-05-21Rothschild,WI
    2009- 38-1133-SEA
    NCAA2006-2009
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19576Bruce PughPCollegeHillsborough CCNJCAASoFLYesP6-3180RR1988-07-18Pasadena,MD
    2008- 19- 576-MIN
    AAA2008-2013
    20606Aaron BarrettPCollegeWabash Valley CollegeNJCAASoILNoP6-4200RR1988-01-02Evansville,IN
    2010-  9- 266-WAS
    MLB2014-20192009-2019
    21636Steve BlevinsPCollegeMarshallNCAA 1JrWVYesP6-2215RR1986-11-17Louisa,KY
    2008- 21- 636-MIN
    AA2006-2010
    22666Kyle WittenPCollegeBakersfield CollegeCCCAASoCANoP6-4175RR1988-09-14Bakersfield,CA
    2009- 41-1223-SEA
    Rk2009-2009
    23696Chris OdegaardPCollegeMinnesota State University-MankatoNCAA 2JrMNNoP6-3215RR1987-04-17Glencoe,MN
    2009- 23- 696-ARI
    A+2007-2012
    24726Lionel MorrillOFHigh SchoolVauxhall (Crowsnest pass,AB)HSHSABNoCF6-4190RR1990-10-06Edmonton,AB
    2008- 24- 726-MIN
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    25756Alex CurryPCollegeCypress CollegeCCCAASoCAYesP6-1170RR1987-12-29Buena Park,CA
    2008- 25- 756-MIN
    Rk2008-2008
    26786Adan SeverinoOFCollegeMiamiNCAA 1JrFLYesOF-LF6-0200LR1986-10-22Miami,FL
    2008- 26- 786-MIN
    A2008-2010
    27816Jerico Weitzel2BHigh SchoolRidgway (Ridgway,PA)HSHSPANo2B-3B5-10193LR1989-04-28Ridgway,PA
    2008- 27- 816-MIN
    NCAA2009-2010
    28846Nate Hanson3BCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1JrMNYes1B-3B6-1215RR1987-02-08Chanhassen,MN
    2008- 28- 846-MIN
    AAA2006-2017
    29876Joseph Loftus3BHigh SchoolHoly Angels Academy (Richfield,MN)HSHSMNNoRF-LF6-3210RR1989-08-07Savage,MN
    2011- 46-1384-ARI
    A-2009-2012
    30906Mike TonkinPHigh SchoolPalmdale (Palmdale,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-7215RR1989-11-19Palmdale,CA
    2008- 30- 906-MIN
    MLB2013-20172008-2019
    30906Mike TonkinPHigh SchoolPalmdale (Palmdale,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-7215RR1989-11-19Palmdale,CA
    2008- 30- 906-MIN
    MLB2013-20172008-2019
    31936Lee RidenhourPHigh SchoolShawnee Mission West (Shawnee Mission,KS)HSHSKSNoP6-3187RR1989-08-07Lenexa,KS
    2013- 16- 481-PHI
    AA2009-2015
    32966Adam ConleyPHigh SchoolOlympia (Olympia,WA)HSHSWANoP6-3170LL1990-05-24Olympia,WA
    2011-  2-  72-MIA
    MLB2015-20192009-2019
    33996Luke YoderOFCollegeCal PolyNCAA 1SoCANoLF-CF5-11195RR1987-07-14Fresno,CA
    2010- 40-1223-BOS
    Rk2007-2010
    341026Adam PurdyPHigh SchoolPell City (Pell City,AL)HSHSALNoP6-4210RR1990-08-24Pell City,AL
    2008- 34-1026-MIN
    NCAA2012-2012
    351056Sam RyanCHigh SchoolTartan (Oakdale,MN)HSHSMNNoC6-2205RR1990-02-22Oakdale,MN
    2008- 35-1056-MIN
    NCAA2010-2012
    361086Miers QuigleyPCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1JrALNoP6-4220LL1987-01-27Roswell,GA
    2008- 36-1086-MIN
    NCAA2006-2009
    371116Javier BrownSSCollegeGrossmont CollegeCCCAAJrCAYes2B-SS6-0175RR1987-06-24El Cajon,CA
    2008- 37-1116-MIN
    Rk2008-2010
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    381146Alex MendezPHigh SchoolBishop Moore (Orlando,FL)HSHSFLNoH5-9170LL1989-12-02Orlando,FL
    2008- 38-1146-MIN
    NCAA2010-2013
    391176Steven Proscia3BHigh SchoolDon Bosco Prep (Ramsey,NJ)HSHSNJNo3B-1B6-2210RR1990-06-26Suffern,NY
    2011-  7- 213-SEA
    AA2009-2015
    401206Wade KapteynPCollegeEvansvilleNCAA 1SoINNoP6-5235RR1987-07-11Lansing,IL
    2009- 24- 720-DET
    A-2007-2009
    411236Pat LehmanPCollegeGeorge WashingtonNCAA 1JrDCNoP6-4215RR1986-10-18Fair Lawn,NJ
    2009- 13- 382-WAS
    AAA2006-2013
    421266Riley BoeningPCollegeTexasNCAA 1JrTXNoP6-3210LL1987-04-28Corpus Christi,TX
    2008- 42-1266-MIN
    NCAA2006-2010
    431296Chase PickeringPHigh SchoolBlue Springs (Blue Springs,MO)HSHSMONoP6-3185LL1989-09-09Cross Lanes,WV
    2008- 43-1296-MIN
    NCAA2009-2010
    441326Colby SokolOFHigh SchoolEmerald Ridge (South Hill,WA)HSHSWANoCF6-2185LL1989-05-28Puyallup,WA
    2008- 44-1326-MIN
    NCAA2009-2009
    451355Mike Spina3BCollegeCincinnatiNCAA 1JrOHNo1B-3B6-0223RR1986-12-17Newberry,FL
    2009- 11- 333-OAK
    AA2008-2012
    461383Lyndon EuseaOFHigh SchoolHahnville (Boutte,LA)HSHSLANoRF6-0185LL1989-11-23Boutte,LA
    2008- 46-1383-MIN
    NAIA2012-2013
    471410Tom FarmerPCollegeAkronNCAA 1JrOHNoP6-1200RR1986-08-27Berea,OH
    2008- 47-1410-MIN
    NCAA2005-2009
    481437George SpringerOFHigh SchoolAvon Old Farms Prep School. (Avon Old Farms,CT)HSHSCTNoCF-RF6-3205RR1989-09-19New Britain,CT
    2011-  1-  11-HOU
    MLB2014-20192009-2019
    491464J.R. BrombergPCollegeLos Angeles Pierce CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP6-3195RR1990-01-17Venice,CA
    2008- 49-1464-MIN
    Indy2010-2013
    501491Tyler AndersonPHigh SchoolValley (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVNoP6-3195LL1989-12-30Las Vegas,NV
    2011-  1-  20-COL
    MLB2016-20192009-2019
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