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New York Mets Top Draft Pick by Year/Phase

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    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    2020119June-RegAll PicksStats Page6Pete Crow-ArmstrongOFHigh SchoolHarvard-Westlake (North Hollywood,CA)NoCAOF6-1180LL2002-09-25------
    2019112June-RegAll PicksStats Page40Brett Baty3BHigh SchoolLake Travis (Austin,TX)YesTX3B6-3210LR1999-11-13Round Rock,TXA-2019-2019
    201816June-RegAll PicksStats Page40Jarred KelenicOFHigh SchoolWaukesha West (Waukesha,WI)YesWIOF6-1190LL1999-07-16Waukesha,WIAA2018-2019
    2017120June-RegAll PicksStats Page40David PetersonPCollegeOregonYesORP6-6215LL1995-09-03Denver,COAA2015-2019
    2016119June-RegAll PicksStats Page41Justin DunnPCollegeBoston CollegeYesMAP6-1170RR1995-09-22Freeport,NYMLB2019-20192014-2019
    2015253June-RegAll PicksStats Page39Desmond LindsayOFHigh SchoolOut of Door Academy (Sarasota,FL)YesFLOF6-0200RR1997-01-15Sarasota,FLA+2015-2019
    2014110June-RegAll PicksStats Page39Michael ConfortoOFCollegeOregon StateYesOROF-IF6-1211LR1993-03-01Seattle,WAMLB2015-20192012-2019
    2013111June-RegAll PicksStats Page41Dominic Smith1BHigh SchoolJunipero Serra (Gardena,CA)YesCA1B6-0185LL1995-06-15Los Angeles,CAMLB2017-20192013-2019
    2012112June-RegAll PicksStats Page42Gavin CecchiniSS High SchoolBarbe (Lake Charles,LA)YesLASS6-2180RR1993-12-22Lake Charles,LAMLB2016-20172012-2019
    2011113June-RegAll PicksStats Page51Brandon NimmoOFHigh SchoolCheyenne East (Cheyenne,WY)YesWYOF6-3185LR1993-03-27Cheyenne,WYMLB2016-20192011-2019
    201017June-RegAll PicksStats Page49Matt HarveyPCollegeNorth CarolinaYesNCP6-4210RR1989-03-27New London,CTMLB2012-20192008-2019
    2009272June-RegAll PicksStats Page49Steven MatzLHPHigh SchoolMelville (East Setauket,NY)YesNYP6-2192RL1991-05-29Stony Brook,NYMLB2015-20192012-2019
    2008118June-RegAll PicksStats Page52Ike Davis1BCollegeArizona StateYesAZ1B6-4215LL1987-03-22Edina,MNMLB2010-20162006-2017
    2007142June-RegAll PicksStats Page42Eddie KunzPCollegeOregon StateYesORP6-5250RR1986-04-08Portland,ORMLB2008-20082005-2012
    2006262June-RegAll PicksStats Page49Kevin MulveyPCollegeVillanovaYesPAP6-1170RR1985-05-26New Brunswick,NJMLB2009-20102004-2012
    200519June-RegAll PicksStats Page48Mike PelfreyPCollegeWichita StateYesKSP6-7190RR1984-01-14Wichita,KSMLB2006-20172003-2017
    200413June-RegAll PicksStats Page50Philip HumberPCollegeRiceYesTXP6-4210RR1982-12-21Nacogdoches,TXMLB2006-20132002-2014
    2003112June-RegAll PicksStats Page48Lastings MilledgeOFHigh SchoolLakewood Ranch (Bradenton,FL)YesFLLF-RF6-1180RR1985-04-05Bradenton,FLMLB2006-20112003-2017
    2002115June-RegAll PicksStats Page48Scott KazmirPHigh SchoolCypress Falls (Houston,TX)YesTXP6-1170LL1984-01-24Houston,TXMLB2004-20162002-2017
    2001118June-RegAll PicksStats Page52Aaron HeilmanPCollegeNotre DameYesINP6-5220RR1978-11-12Logansport,INMLB2003-20111998-2012
    2000116June-RegAll PicksStats Page51Billy TraberPCollegeLoyola MarymountYesCAP6-5205LL1979-09-18Torrance,CAMLB2003-20092001-2010
    1999273June-RegAll PicksStats Page50Neal MusserPHigh SchoolBenton Central (Oxford,IN)YesINP6-2209LL1980-08-25Otterbein,INMLB2007-20081999-2010
    1998121June-RegAll PicksStats Page50Jason TynerOFCollegeTexas A&MYesTXLF-CF6-1170LL1977-04-23Beaumont,TXMLB2000-20081996-2009
    199716June-RegAll PicksStats Page58Geoff GoetzPHigh SchoolJesuit (Tampa,FL)YesFLP5-11165LL1979-03-03Pompton Plains,NJAA1997-2006
    1996113June-RegAll PicksStats Page55Rob StrattonOFHigh SchoolSan Marcos (Santa Barbara,CA)YesCAOF6-2250RR1977-10-07Santa Barbara,CAAAA1996-2006
    1995118June-RegAll PicksStats Page63Ryan JaroncykSSHigh SchoolOrange Glen (Escondido,CA)YesCASS6-0160BR1977-03-26Escondido,CAA+1995-2000
    199411June-RegAll PicksStats Page79Paul WilsonPCollegeFlorida StateYesFLP6-5235RR1973-03-28Orlando,FLMLB1996-20051992-2008
    199318June-RegAll PicksStats Page45Kirk PresleyPHigh SchoolTupelo (Tupelo,MS)YesMSP6-3195RR1975-04-17Tupelo,MSA+1994-1998
    199219June-RegAll PicksStats Page50Preston WilsonSSHigh SchoolBamberg Ehrhardt (Bamberg,SC)YesSCCF6-2193RR1974-07-19Bamberg,SCMLB1998-20071993-2009
    1991118June-RegAll PicksStats Page53Al ShirleyOFHigh SchoolWashington (Danville,VA)YesVAOF6-1209BR1973-10-18Danville,VAAA1991-1998
    1990117June-RegAll PicksStats Page52Jeromy BurnitzOFCollegeOklahoma StateYesOKRF6-0205LR1969-04-15Westminster,CAMLB1993-20061990-2006
    1989124June-RegAll PicksStats Page54Alan ZinterCCollegeArizonaYesAZ1B6-2200BR1968-05-19Tucson,AZMLB2002-20041989-2007
    1988121June-RegAll PicksStats Page61Dave ProctorPCollegeAllen County CCYesKSP6-3195LR1968-03-17Topeka,KSAA1988-1992
    1987124June-RegAll PicksStats Page61Chris Donnels3BCollegeLoyola MarymountYesCA3B-1B6-0185LR1966-04-21Los Angeles,CAMLB1991-20021987-2004
    1986121June-RegAll PicksStats Page43Lee MayOF-1BHigh SchoolPurcell Marian (Cincinnati,OH)YesOHOF-1B6-1177BR1968-05-30Cincinnati,OHAAA1986-1993
    1985120June-RegAll PicksStats Page37Gregg JefferiesSSHigh SchoolJunipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)YesCALF-2B5-10185BR1967-08-01Burlingame,CAMLB1987-20001985-2000
    198411June-RegAll PicksStats Page35Shawn AbnerOFHigh SchoolMechanicsburg Area (Mechanicsburg Area,PA)YesPACF-RF6-1190RR1966-06-17Hamilton,OHMLB1987-19921984-1995
    198314June-RegAll PicksStats Page39Eddie Williams3BHigh SchoolHoover (San Diego,CA)YesCA1B-3B6-0210RR1964-11-01Shreveport,LAMLB1986-19981983-2002
    198215June-RegAll PicksStats Page29Dwight GoodenPHigh SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)YesFLP6-3210RR1964-11-16Tampa,FLMLB1984-20001982-2000
    198114June-RegAll PicksStats Page37Terry BlockerOFCollegeTennessee StateYesTNCF6-2195LL1959-08-18Columbia,SCMLB1985-19891981-1989
    198011June-RegAll PicksStats Page40Darryl StrawberryOFHigh SchoolCrenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)YesCARF-OF6-6215LL1962-03-12Los Angeles,CAMLB1983-19991980-1999
    197912June-RegAll PicksStats Page36Tim LearyPCollegeUCLAYesCAP6-3205RR1958-12-23Santa Monica,CAMLB1981-19941980-1994
    197813June-RegAll PicksStats Page30Hubie BrooksPCollegeArizona StateYesAZRF-3B6-0200RR1956-09-24Los Angeles,CAMLB1980-19941978-1994
    1977116June-RegAll PicksStats Page35Wally BackmanSSHigh SchoolAloha (Aloha,OR)YesOR2B5-9168BR1959-09-22Hillsboro,ORMLB1980-19931977-1993
    1976113June-RegAll PicksStats Page32Tom ThurbergOF-PHigh SchoolSouth Weymouth (Weymouth,MA)YesMAP6-1190RR1957-10-16Weymouth,MAAAA1977-1985
    197516June-RegAll PicksStats Page27Butch BentonCHigh SchoolGodby (Tallahassee,FL)YesFLC6-1190RR1957-08-24Tampa,FLMLB1978-19851977-1991
    1974117June-RegAll PicksStats Page38Cliff SpeckPHigh SchoolBeaverton (Beaverton,OR)YesORP6-4195RR1956-08-08Portland,ORMLB1986-19861974-1988
    1973114June-RegAll PicksStats Page36Lee MazzilliOFHigh SchoolAbraham Lincoln (Brooklyn,NY)YesNYOF-1B6-1185BR1955-03-25New York,NYMLB1976-19891974-1989
    1972113June-RegAll PicksStats Page45Richard BengstonOFHigh SchoolRichwoods (Peoria,IL)YesILOF6-4205RR---Peoria,IL---
    1971114June-RegAll PicksStats Page35Rich Puig2BHigh SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)YesFL2B-3B5-10165LR1953-03-16Tampa,FLMLB1974-19741974-1974
    1970123June-RegAll PicksStats Page41George AmbrowSSHigh SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)NoCASS---------------------
    196914June-RegAll PicksStats Page52Randy SterlingPHigh SchoolKey West (Key West,FL)YesFLP6-2195BR1951-04-21Key West,FLMLB1974-19741974-1974
    196811June-RegAll PicksStats Page44Tim FoliSSHigh SchoolNotre Dame (Sherman Oaks,CA)YesCASS6-0179RR1950-12-08Culver City,CAMLB1970-19851968-1985
    196714June-RegAll PicksStats Page60Jon MatlackPHigh SchoolHenderson (West Chester,PA)YesPAP6-3205LL1950-01-19West Chester,PAMLB1971-19831967-1983
    196611June-RegAll PicksStats Page52Steve ChilcottCHigh SchoolAntelope Valley (Lancaster,CA)YesCAC5-11185LR1948-09-23Lancaster,CA---
    196512June-RegAll PicksStats Page51Les RohrPHigh SchoolBillings West (Billings,MT)YesMTP6-5205LL1946-03-05Lowestoft,ENMLB1967-19691967-1969
    June Secondary Phase
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    198611June-SecAll PicksStats Page9Alex Jimenez1BCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeYesFL1B6-1174LL1967-03-08Miami,FLAAA1986-1991
    1985117June-SecAll PicksStats Page5Jerry NielsenPCollegeSacramento City CollegeNoCAP6-3185LL1966-08-05Sacramento,CAMLB1992-19931988-1994
    198411June-SecAll PicksStats Page5Tommy Hinzo2BCollegeSouthwestern CollegeNoCA2B5-10170BR1964-06-18San Diego,CAMLB1987-19891986-1995
    1983116June-SecAll PicksStats Page2Bob Grandstaff3BCollegeGolden West CollegeNoCA3B6-1195RR1963-09-22Logansport,INAA1984-1986
    198219June-SecAll PicksStats Page3Randy MyersPCollegeEastern IllinoisYesILP6-1210LL1962-09-19Vancouver,WAMLB1985-19981982-2001
    1981114June-SecAll PicksStats Page5John FelceOFCollegeCollege of the CanyonsYesCAOF---------------------
    1980111June-SecAll PicksStats Page2Bill WordenCCollegeStanfordNoCAC5-11205RR1959-09-16Glendale,CAAA1980-1986
    1979121June-SecAll PicksStats Page3Bill MooneyhamPCollegeMerced CollegeNoCAP6-0175RR1960-08-16Livermore,CAMLB1986-19861980-1988
    197813June-SecAll PicksStats Page1Jim TjaderIFCollegeIowa Western CCYesIA2B5-11175RR1958-12-26New Richmond,WIAA1979-1981
    1977124June-SecAll PicksStats Page2Allen PyePCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeYesGAP---------------------
    197619June-SecAll PicksStats Page3Richter ArmerOFCollegeDe Anza CollegeYesCAOF5-11182RR1957-07-06Blair,NEA1977-1977
    1975119June-SecAll PicksStats Page2Ward WilsonCCollegeValencia CCYesFLC5-10170RR---Dunedin,FLA+1977-1978
    197417June-SecAll PicksStats Page2Ned YostCCollegeChabot CollegeYesCAC6-1190RR1955-08-19Eureka,CAMLB1980-19851974-1987
    197213June-SecAll PicksStats Page1Mike McNeillyPCollegeGonzagaYesWAP-SS6-0175RR------NCAA1971-1972
    197013June-SecAll PicksStats Page4Brent StromPCollegeUSCYesCAP6-3190RL1948-10-14San Diego,CAMLB1972-19771970-1981
    1969112June-SecAll PicksStats Page7Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateYesAZC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NENCAA1969-1969
    1968111June-SecAll PicksStats Page9Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateNoAZC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NENCAA1969-1969
    1967120June-SecAll PicksStats Page14Rich FolkersPCollegeParsonsYesIAP6-2180LL1946-10-17Waterloo,IAMLB1970-19771967-1977
    196619June-SecAll PicksStats Page8Duffy DyerCCollegeArizona StateYesAZC6-0195RR1945-08-15Dayton,OHMLB1968-19801966-1980
    June Secondary Phase (A)
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    1971112June-SecAAll PicksStats Page5Edgar DeForeP---Yes---P6-2190RR---Macon,GA---
    June Secondary Phase (D)
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    1971124June-SecDAll PicksStats Page5Rick AndersonPCollegeNew HavenNoCTP6-2210RR1953-12-25Inglewood,CAMLB1979-19801972-1988
    August Legion Phase
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    196612Aug-LegAll PicksStats Page1Robert MooreP-1B---Yes---P-1B---------------Klamath Falls,OR---
    196511Aug-LegAll PicksStats Page2Robert YodiceCHigh SchoolLafayette (Brooklyn,NY)YesNYC5-11180RR1948-09-12Brooklyn,NY---
    January Regular Phase
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    1986122Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page13Mike ThompsonPCollegeMira Costa CollegeYesCAP---------------------
    1985119Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page13Mike AndersonPCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeNoCAP6-0160RR1965-09-18North Hills,CAA+1985-1989
    198412Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page16Garry ClarkPCollegeSt. Louis CC-Forest ParkYesMOP6-5205RR1964-06-12St. Louis,MOA+1987-1990
    198313Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page19Ralph AdamsP---Yes---P6-5205RR1962-01-27McKeesport,PAA+1983-1986
    198216Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page19Tim McMannonPCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNoIDP---------------------
    198113Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page13Randy MilliganOFCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeYesCA1B6-2225RR1961-11-27San Diego,CAMLB1987-19941981-1994
    198012Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page9Roger FrashOFCollegeOxnard CollegeYesCAOF6-3210LL1960-04-05San Diego,CAA+1980-1982
    197911Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page12Neal HeatonPHigh SchoolSachem East (Farmingville,NY)NoNYP6-1205LL1960-03-03Jamaica,NYMLB1982-19931981-1993
    197814Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page10Gerald Miller1BCollegeDes Moines Area CCYesIA1B-OF6-3195RR------A1980-1982
    1977114Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page7David SullivanOFCollegeYavapai CollegeYesAZC6-1185RR1958-06-26Tucson,AZA+1980-1981
    1976114Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page10Dean MorandaPCollegeFresno City CollegeNoCAP6-1180RL---Fresno,CAA+1977-1978
    197515Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page6Dave Hudgens1B---No---1B6-2210LL1956-12-05Oroville,CAMLB1983-19831979-1984
    1974118Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page8Robert CarrollPCollegeEast Los Angeles CollegeNoCAP6-0178BR1955-04-10Los Angeles,CAA+1977-1977
    1973113Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page6James JohnsonP---Yes---P---------------Little Rock,AR---
    1972114Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page6Ron DiggleOFCollegeUCLAYesCAC-OF6-2190LR1950-11-04Artesia,CAAAA1977-1979
    1971112Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page6Dan PettyjohnOFCollegeYavapai CollegeNoAZOF---------------------
    1970124Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page7Richard AvalosOFHigh SchoolSan Fernando (San Fernando,CA)YesCAOF5-11165RL---San Fernando,CA---
    196913Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page4Bruce HeinbechnerP---No---P6-1195LL1951-02-23Inglewood,CA---
    196812Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page2George KazmarekOF-1B---Yes---OF-1B6-1196RR1947-12-24Baltimore,MDNCAA1967-1968
    196713Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page5Ken SingletonOF---Yes---OF6-4213BR1947-06-10New York,NYMLB1970-19841967-1984
    196612Jan-RegAll PicksStats Page5Barry CarterSSHigh SchoolChambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)YesPASS5-8160RR---Chambersburg,PA---
    January Secondary Phase
    YearRndOvlPhaseAll PicksStats PagePick CountPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSignedRegPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    1986118Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2Robert HernandezPCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeYesCAP5-11190LL1965-02-22Los Angeles,CAAA1986-1989
    198515Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page3Craig RepozSSCollegeFullerton CollegeYesCASS6-3170RR1966-06-02Anaheim,CAAA1985-1990
    1984120Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2Larry Mims2BCollegeIndian Hills CC-CentervilleNoIA2B5-6155RR1964-04-26Vicksburg,MSAA1986-1989
    198313Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2Kevin BrownPCollegeRanger CollegeYesTXP6-2192LL1963-08-03---AA1983-1986
    1982117Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page3Steve GayPCollegeGreen River CCYesWAP6-2185RR1962-04-04---A+1982-1986
    198119Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page3Herm WinninghamOFCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeYesGACF-OF5-11175LR1961-12-01Orangeburg,SCMLB1984-19921981-1993
    1980115Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page1Chris Johnston3BCollegeOrange Coast CollegeNoCA3B6-4195RR1961-04-22Newport Beach,CAAAA1982-1986
    1979111Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2John VioletteC---Yes---P6-3195RR---Playa del Ray,CAAAA1979-1984
    1978124Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2Michael FosterPCollegeMerced CollegeYesCAP6-4195LL1959-03-19Atwater,CAA1980-1981
    197713Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page4Ronald LeeSSCollegeBlinn CollegeNoTXSS6-0180RR---Houston,TXA+1977-1979
    1976116Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page4Steve KessesOFCollegeDukeYesNCOF6-2195RR---North Haven,CTA+1977-1977
    197519Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page9Stanley MannSSCollegeSouthern IllinoisYesILSS6-0175RR---St. Louis,MO---
    1974120Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page2Chuck ForePCollegeCoastal AlaYesALP6-3195RR1955-09-09Flomaton,ALAAA1977-1983
    1973111Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page5Doug WesselPCollegeVanderbiltNoTNP6-3185RR---St. Louis,MO---
    1972124Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page5Michael AgostoOFCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeYesCAOF5-11175LL---San Diego,CA---
    197119Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page5James EvansP---Yes---P6-3190RR---Memphis,TN---
    1970124Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page4Roy StaigerSSCollegeBacone CollegeYesOK3B6-0195RR1950-01-06Tulsa,OKMLB1975-19791975-1980
    1969113Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page7Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateNoAZC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NENCAA1969-1969
    196814Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page11Bruce HarkeyP---Yes---P6-5205RR1949-01-29La Habra,CA---
    1967119Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page12Tommy CampbellOFCollegeJackson StateYesMSOF5-10177BR1945-08-07Yazoo City,MS---
    1966117Jan-SecAll PicksStats Page6James TaylorOFCollegeSouthern MethodistYesTX3B-OF---------------------
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