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2008 Oakland Athletics Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    112Jemile Weeks2BCollegeMiamiNCAA 1JrFLYes2B-SS5-10175BR1987-01-26Daytona Beach,FL
    2008-  1-  12-OAK
    MLB2011-20162006-2018
    258Tyson RossPCollegeCaliforniaNCAA 1JrCAYesP6-6225RR1987-04-22Berkeley,CA
    2008-  2-  58-OAK
    MLB2010-20192006-2019
    390Preston ParamoreCCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1JrAZYesC-1B6-3205BR1986-10-30McKinney,TX
    2008-  3-  90-OAK
    AAA2006-2014
    4124Anthony CapraPCollegeWichita StateNCAA 1JrKSYesP6-1200LL1987-04-03Wheat Ridge,CO
    2008-  4- 124-OAK
    AAA2006-2016
    5154Jason ChristianSSCollegeMichiganNCAA 1JrMIYes3B-SS6-3170LR1987-06-16Cincinnati,OH
    2008-  5- 154-OAK
    AA2006-2013
    6184Tyreace HouseOFCollegeCollege of the CanyonsCCCAASoCAYesCF-OF5-10180RR1988-03-01San Diego,CA
    2008-  6- 184-OAK
    A2008-2011
    7214Brett HunterPCollegePepperdineNCAA 1JrCAYesP6-4215RR1987-06-27Westlake,CA
    2008-  7- 214-OAK
    AAA2006-2014
    8244Jeremy BarfieldOFCollegeSan JacintoNJCAASoTXYesLF-RF6-5240RL1988-07-12Houston,TX
    2008-  8- 244-OAK
    AAA2008-2018
    9274Mitch LevierCCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAASoCAYesLF-OF5-11185LL1988-01-12Whittier,CA
    2008-  9- 274-OAK
    A+2008-2012
    10304Rashun DixonOFHigh SchoolTerry (Terry,MS)HSHSMSYesLF-RF6-2210RR1990-08-27Jackson,MS
    2008- 10- 304-OAK
    A+2008-2013
    11334Chris BerroaOFCollegeChipola CollegeNJCAAFrFLYesCF-OF6-1175RR1989-02-03Pennsauken,NJ
    2008- 11- 334-OAK
    A2008-2012
    12364Zac Elgie1BHigh SchoolMInot (Minot,ND)HSHSNDNo1B6-2210RR1989-10-28Minot,ND
    2008- 12- 364-OAK
    NCAA2009-2012
    13394Daniel ThomasPCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1SrFLYesP6-2195RR1986-02-10Tampa,FL
    2008- 13- 394-OAK
    A+2005-2010
    14424David ThomasOFCollegeCatawba College.NCAA 2SrNCYesCF-OF5-11180BR1986-07-29Winston-Salem,NC
    2008- 14- 424-OAK
    AA2008-2012
    15454Nino LeyjaSSHigh SchoolHouston Christian (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYes2B-3B5-10170RR1990-10-02Houston,TX
    2008- 15- 454-OAK
    A+2008-2012
    16484Matt FittsPCollegeLewis-Clark State CollegeNAIASrIDYesP6-1205RR1985-09-14Cloverdale,CA
    2008- 16- 484-OAK
    A2005-2009
    17514Brad Glenn3BCollegeArizonaNCAA 1JrAZNoRF-LF6-2220RR1987-04-02Tulsa,OK
    2009- 23- 700-TOR
    MLB2014-20142006-2015
    18544Rayan GonzalezPHigh SchoolAntonio Luchetti (Arecibo,PR)HSHSPRNoP6-3175RR1990-10-18Arecibo,PR
    2012- 21- 648-COL
    AA2009-2019
    19574Mike HartPCollegeTexas StateNCAA 1JrTXYesP6-1210RR1987-02-09Staten Island,NY
    2008- 19- 574-OAK
    A+2006-2012
    20604Rodney Rutherford3BCollegeColumbus StateNCAA 2SrGAYes3B-1B5-11210RR1985-06-07Columbus,GA
    2008- 20- 604-OAK
    A-2006-2009
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21634Mathieu LeBlanc-PorterPCollegeCollege AhuntsicCanadaJrQCYesP6-1175LR1987-03-10Montreal,QC
    2008- 21- 634-OAK
    A+2008-2011
    22664Preston GuilmetPCollegeArizonaNCAA 1JrAZNoP6-2200RR1987-07-27Roseville,CA
    2009-  9- 275-CLE
    MLB2013-20182006-2019
    23694Chris RusinPCollegeKentuckyNCAA 1JrKYNoP6-2185LL1986-10-22Detroit,MI
    2009-  4- 140-CHN
    MLB2012-20202006-2020
    24724Kenny SmalleyPCollegeDelta StateNCAA 2JrMSYesP6-2200RR1987-07-25Carterville,IL
    2008- 24- 724-OAK
    A+2008-2010
    25754Trey BarhamPCollegeVa Military Inst.NCAA 1SrVAYesP6-0215LL1985-11-07Norfolk,VA
    2008- 25- 754-OAK
    AAA2005-2015
    26784Ryan DoolittlePCollegeCumberland County CollegeNJCAASoNJYesP6-3185RR1988-03-25Tabernacle,NJ
    2008- 26- 784-OAK
    AAA2007-2016
    27814Brent WarrenOFHigh SchoolXavier (Cedar Rapids,IA)HSHSIANoOF6-3185LL1990-01-08Robins,IA
    2008- 27- 814-OAK
    NCAA2009-2010
    28844Dusty ColemanSSCollegeWichita StateNCAA 1SoKSYes3B-CF6-2185RR1987-04-20Sioux Falls,SD
    2008- 28- 844-OAK
    MLB2015-20172007-2018
    29874Justin MurrayPCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1JrKSYesP6-5220RR1987-05-11Manhattan,KS
    2008- 29- 874-OAK
    AA2006-2011
    30904Ryne Jernigan2BCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1SrALYes2B-3B5-10175RR1985-06-27Milton,FL
    2008- 30- 904-OAK
    A-2005-2009
    31934Mickey StoreyPCollegeFlorida AtlanticNCAA 1SrFLYesP6-2183RR1986-03-16Fort Lauderdale,FL
    2008- 31- 934-OAK
    MLB2012-20132005-2016
    32964Ben HornbeckPCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1JrKSYesP6-5192RL1987-07-22Phoenix,AZ
    2008- 32- 964-OAK
    AAA2006-2011
    33994Shawn HavilandPCollegeHarvardNCAA 1SrMAYesP6-2200LR1985-11-10Middletown,CT
    2008- 33- 994-OAK
    AAA2005-2017
    341024Riley WelchPHigh SchoolDesert Mountain (Scottsdale,AZ)HSHSAZNoP6-0160RR1990-09-12Scottsdale,AZ
    2008- 34-1024-OAK
    Rk2009-2012
    351054Virgil HillCFCollegeMission CollegeCCCAAFrCANoCF-LF5-11186RR1989-09-09Placentia,CA
    2009-  6- 189-SLN
    A2009-2012
    361084Jon BertiSSHigh SchoolTroy (Troy,MI)HSHSMINo3B-2B5-10190RR1990-01-22Troy,MI
    2011- 18- 559-TOR
    MLB2018-20202009-2020
    371114Ryan DoironPHigh SchoolBarbe (Lake Charles,LA)HSHSLANoP6-1177RR1990-07-17Bossier City,LA
    2008- 37-1114-OAK
    NCAA2009-2010
    381144Bobby CrockerOFHigh SchoolAptos (Aptos,CA)HSHSCANoCF-RF6-3200RR1990-05-01Soquel,CA
    2011-  4- 136-OAK
    AA2009-2015
    391174Denny ClementPHigh SchoolCascia Hall Prep (Tulsa,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-0180RR1989-09-28Bartlesville,OK
    2008- 39-1174-OAK
    NCAA2009-2014
    401204Jeff DennisPCollegeBinghamtonNCAA 1JrNYNoP6-6215RL1987-11-11North Syracuse,NY
    2008- 40-1204-OAK
    NCAA2006-2009
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411234Cody Hawn3BCollegeWalters State CCNJCAAFrTNNo1B-3B5-11202LR1988-08-11Knoxville,TN
    2010-  6- 189-MIL
    A+2009-2013
    421264Kent Walton2BCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1JrUTNoLF-RF5-11185RR1986-12-11Mesa,AZ
    2009- 23- 693-OAK
    AA2006-2011
    431294Nick MarondePHigh SchoolLexington Catholic (Lexington,KY)HSHSKYNoP6-3195BL1989-09-05Lexington,KY
    2011-  3- 104-ANA
    MLB2012-20142009-2016
    441324Jimmy MesserPHigh SchoolSouth Caldwell (Hudson,NC)HSHSNCNoP6-0195RR1989-10-22Hickory,NC
    2008- 44-1324-OAK
    NCAA2009-2012
    451353Derek BennyPHigh SchoolRoseville (Roseville,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5210RR1990-09-15Roseville,CA
    2008- 45-1353-OAK
    NCAA2009-2011
    461381J.R. GrahamPHigh SchoolLivermore (Livermore,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0170RR1990-01-14Sacramento,CA
    2011-  4- 146-ATL
    MLB2015-20162009-2017
    471408Coley CrankCHigh SchoolPinole Valley (Pinole,CA)HSHSCANoC6-0215RR1990-03-15Berkeley,CA
    2008- 47-1408-OAK
    Indy2009-2012
    481435Brett HollandPCollegeTexas-TylerNCAA 2JrTXNoP6-1185RR1987-06-30Lindale,TX
    2009- 49-1464-SDN
    A-2009-2009
    491462Matt Bowman2BCollegeNevadaNCAA 1JrNVNo2B5-8185RR1985-11-07Dayton,NV
    2008- 49-1462-OAK
    NCAA2005-2009
    501489Derek Wiley1BCollegeBelmontNCAA 1JrTNNo1B6-3217RR1987-04-09Dublin,CA
    2009- 31- 928-ATL
    A2006-2010
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