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2016 Kansas City Royals Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    267AJ PuckettPCollegePepperdineNCAA 1JrCAYesP6-3175RR1995-05-27Danville,CA
    2016-  2-  67-KCA
    A+2014-2017
    3103Khalil LeeOFHigh SchoolFlint Hill Prep (Oakton,VA)HSHSVAYesCF-RF5-10182LL1998-06-26Newark,DE
    2016-  3- 103-KCA
    AA2016-2019
    4133Jace VinesPCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1JrTXYesP6-3215RR1994-09-04Dallas,TX
    2016-  4- 133-KCA
    AAA2015-2019
    5163Nicky LopezSSCollegeCreightonNCAA 1JrNEYesSS-2B5-11175LR1995-03-13Bolingbrook,IL
    2016-  5- 163-KCA
    MLB2019-20192014-2019
    6193Cal JonesCFHigh SchoolDadeville (Dadeville,AL)HSHSALYesLF-RF6-0175RR1997-09-16Dadeville,AL
    2016-  6- 193-KCA
    A2016-2018
    7223Travis EckertPCollegeOregonNCAA 1SrORYesP6-2192RR1993-12-28Austin,TX
    2016-  7- 223-KCA
    A2013-2017
    8253Chris DeVito1BCollegeNew MexicoNCAA 1JrNMYes1B6-0205LR1994-12-01Northridge,CA
    2016-  8- 253-KCA
    A+2014-2018
    9283Walker ShellerPCollegeStetsonNCAA 1JrFLYesP6-3180RR1995-05-21Abington,PA
    2016-  9- 283-KCA
    AA2014-2019
    10313Richard LoveladyPCollegeKennesaw StateNCAA 1JrGAYesP6-0170LL1995-07-07Hinesville,GA
    2016- 10- 313-KCA
    MLB2019-20192016-2019
    11343Vance VizcainoCFCollegeStetsonNCAA 1SrFLYesLF-CF6-4215LR1994-08-01Durham,NC
    2016- 11- 343-KCA
    AA2013-2019
    12373Jeremy GwinnPCollegeColby CCNJCAASoKSYesP6-5195RR1995-10-01Woodland Park,CO
    2016- 12- 373-KCA
    Rk2016-2017
    13403Logan Gray2BCollegeAustin PeayNCAA 1JrTNYesLF-3B6-2184RR1995-01-12Kansas City,MO
    2016- 13- 403-KCA
    Rk2014-2017
    14433David McKayPCollegeFlorida AtlanticNCAA 1JrFLYesP6-3200RR1995-03-31Viera,FL
    2016- 14- 433-KCA
    MLB2019-20192014-2019
    15463Mike MessierPCollegeBellarmineNCAA 2JrKYYesP6-6205RL1995-05-12Milton,GA
    2016- 15- 463-KCA
    Rk2014-2018
    16493Nick HeathCFCollegeNorthwestern StateNCAA 1JrLAYesCF-RF6-0171LL1993-11-27Junction City,KS
    2016- 16- 493-KCA
    AAA2014-2019
    17523Dillon DrabblePCollegeSeminole State CollegeNJCAASoOKYesP6-1175RR1996-07-12Texarkana,AR
    2016- 17- 523-KCA
    A2015-2018
    18553Vance TatumPCollegeMississippi StateNCAA 1JrMSYesP6-4194LL1995-05-02Southaven,MS
    2016- 18- 553-KCA
    A+2014-2018
    19583Tyler FallwellPCollegeConnors State CollegeNJCAASoOKYesP6-5210RR1995-11-08Tucson,AZ
    2016- 19- 583-KCA
    A2015-2019
    20613Anthony BenderPCollegeSanta Rosa Junior CollegeCCCAAJrCAYesP6-4205RR1995-02-03Petaluma,CA
    2016- 20- 613-KCA
    AA2014-2019
    21643Dalton GriffinCFHigh SchoolSouth Effingham (Guyton,GA)HSHSGAYes1B6-3200LL1997-09-02Guyton,GA
    2016- 21- 643-KCA
    Rk2016-2018
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    22673Cody NesbitPCollegeSan JacintoNJCAASoTXYesP6-3175RR1996-03-05La Porte,TX
    2016- 22- 673-KCA
    A+2015-2017
    23703Kort PetersonOFCollegeUCLANCAA 1JrCAYesRF-LF6-1195LR1994-04-29Santa Cruz,CA
    2016- 23- 703-KCA
    AA2014-2019
    24733Mike McCannCCollegeSeattleNCAA 1JrWAYesC6-2205LR1995-07-11Vancouver,WA
    2016- 24- 733-KCA
    Rk2014-2016
    25763Robby Rinn1BCollegeBryant UniversityNCAA 1SrRIYes1B6-2200LL1992-10-17Warwick,RI
    2016- 25- 763-KCA
    A+2013-2018
    26793John Brontsema3BCollegeUC IrvineNCAA 1JrCAYes1B-3B6-2180RR1994-12-13Santa Barbara,CA
    2016- 26- 793-KCA
    AA2014-2019
    27823Rex HillPCollegeTexas ChristianNCAA 1SrTXYesP6-3195RL1993-09-08Tomball,TX
    2016- 27- 823-KCA
    Rk2013-2016
    28853Yordany SalvaCCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAASoFLYesC5-10196BR1996-10-29Vega Alta,PR
    2016- 28- 853-KCA
    Rk2015-2019
    29883Grant GavinPCollegeCentral MissouriNCAA 2JrMOYesP6-2185RR1995-07-10Parkville,MO
    2016- 29- 883-KCA
    AA2014-2019
    30913Geoffrey BramblettPCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1JrALYesP6-2200RR1995-04-26Birmingham,AL
    2016- 30- 913-KCA
    A2014-2019
    30913Geoffrey BramblettPCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1JrALYesP6-2200RR1995-04-26Birmingham,AL
    2016- 30- 913-KCA
    A2014-2019
    31943Malcolm Van BurenPHigh SchoolHanahan (Hanahan,SC)HSHSSCYesP6-4185RR1998-07-05Hanahan,SC
    2016- 31- 943-KCA
    Rk2017-2019
    32973Luke BandyOFHigh SchoolProvidence Classical Christian Academy (Rogers,AR)HSHSARNoCF-LF6-0175RR1998-01-05Rogers,AR
    2019- 29- 887-BOS
    A-2017-2019
    331003Kameron MisnerOFHigh SchoolPoplar Bluff (Poplar Bluff,MO)HSHSMONoCF-RF6-4205LL1998-01-09Poplar Bluff,MO
    2019-  1-  35-MIA
    A2017-2019
    341033Nathan WebbPHigh SchoolLee's Summit (Lee's Summit,MO)HSHSMOYesP6-2215RR1997-08-20Lees Summit,MO
    2016- 34-1033-KCA
    Rk2016-2019
    351063M.J. SanchezCCollegeCalifornia BaptistNCAA 2JrCAYesC-P5-10180LR1994-08-17Corona,CA
    2016- 35-1063-KCA
    A2013-2017
    361093Alex MasseyPCollegeTulaneNCAA 15SLAYesP6-2180RR1993-02-01Baton Rouge,LA
    2016- 36-1093-KCA
    Rk2012-2016
    371123Justin CampPCollegeAuburnNCAA 1SrALYesP5-11224RR1993-05-17Decatur,AL
    2016- 37-1123-KCA
    AAA2013-2018
    381153Joey FregosiSSHigh SchoolMurrieta Valley (Murrieta,CA)HSHSCANoSS5-10155LR1997-11-14Murrieta,CA
    2016- 38-1153-KCA
    JrCollege2018-2019
    391183Chase LivingstonCCollegeRhode IslandNCAA 1SrRIYesC-1B6-0210RR1994-04-06East Lyme,CT
    2016- 39-1183-KCA
    Rk2013-2016
    401213Taylor KaczmarekPCollegeSan DiegoNCAA 1SrCAYesP6-2210RR1992-01-23Mesa,AZ
    2016- 40-1213-KCA
    Rk2014-2016
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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