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1996 Kansas City Royals Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    114Dee BrownOFHigh SchoolMarlboro Central (Marlboro,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-LF6-0215LR1978-03-27Bronx,NY
    1996-  1-  14-KCA
    MLB1998-20071996-2011
    249Taylor MyersPHigh SchoolGreen Valley (Henderson,NV)HSHSNVYesP6-0180RR1977-11-08Las Vegas,NV
    1996-  2-  49-KCA
    A1997-1999
    379Chad DurbinPHigh SchoolWoodlawn (Baton Rouge,LA)HSHSLAYesP6-1175RR1977-12-03Spring Valley,IL
    1996-  3-  79-KCA
    MLB1999-20131996-2013
    4109Corey ThurmanPHigh SchoolTexas (Texarkana,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-1215RR1978-11-05Augusta,GA
    1996-  4- 109-KCA
    MLB2002-20031996-2015
    5139Jeremy HillOFHigh SchoolW.T. White (Dallas,TX)HSHSTXYesC-P5-11200RR1977-08-08Dallas,TX
    1996-  5- 139-KCA
    MLB2002-20031996-2012
    6169Jeremy GiambiOFCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1---CAYesOF-DH6-0200LL1974-09-30San Jose,CA
    1996-  6- 169-KCA
    MLB1998-20031994-2005
    7199Scott MullenPCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYesP6-2190RL1975-01-17San Benito,TX
    1996-  7- 199-KCA
    MLB2000-20031996-2006
    8229Javier FloresOFCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1JrOKNoC-3B6-0185RR1975-12-20Santurce,PR
    1997- 10- 305-OAK
    AA1994-2001
    9259Jeremy MorrisOFCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLNoOF-3B6-3225RR1974-10-07Quincy,FL
    1997-  8- 259-NYA
    AAA1994-2000
    10289Steve HuestonPCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-0195RR1973-09-25Sacramento,CA
    1996- 10- 289-KCA
    A1996-2000
    11319Mike BrambillaCCollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B-C6-3195RR1976-05-07Brea,CA
    1996- 11- 319-KCA
    A-1996-1997
    12349Ethan SteinpCollegeNorth CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesP6-6205RR1974-11-11Raleigh,NC
    1996- 12- 349-KCA
    A+1996-2000
    13379Cory KyzarpHigh SchoolSouth Jones (Ellisville,MS)HSHSMSYesP6-1190RR1977-09-04Ellisville,MS
    1996- 13- 379-KCA
    Rk1996-1997
    14409Brandon BergerOFCollegeEastern KentuckyNCAA 1---KYYesOF-RF5-11200RR1975-02-21Covington,KY
    1996- 14- 409-KCA
    MLB2001-20041996-2005
    15439Eric SeesSSCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CAYesSS-3B6-2185RR1974-11-09Rancho Santa Margarita,CA
    1996- 15- 439-KCA
    A-1994-1996
    16469Mike TorrespHigh SchoolFontana (Fontana,CA)HSHSCAYesP5-11180RR1978-01-11Burbank,CA
    1996- 16- 469-KCA
    Rk1996-1998
    17499Roman EscamillaOFCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYesC-3B5-10200RR1974-01-21Corpus Christi,TX
    1996- 17- 499-KCA
    AAA1995-2001
    18529Kris Didion3B------------Yes3B-2B5-11198RR1975-12-23Riverside,CA
    1996- 18- 529-KCA
    A-1995-1996
    19559Brett TaftSSCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesSS-2B5-8160RR1973-11-09Hueytown,AL
    1996- 19- 559-KCA
    A+1993-1998
    20589Aaron LineweaverpCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYesP6-1210RR1973-07-26Denton,TX
    1996- 20- 589-KCA
    AAA1996-2000
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21619Jason SimontacchipCollegeCollege of IdahoNAIASrIDYesP-DH6-2185RR1973-11-13Mountain View,CA
    1996- 21- 619-KCA
    MLB2002-20071995-2010
    22649Kit PellowOFCollegeArkansasNCAA 1---ARYes3B-1B6-1215RR1973-08-28Kansas City,MO
    1996- 22- 649-KCA
    MLB2002-20041996-2010
    23679Richard Benes2BHigh SchoolChristopher Columbus (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYYes2B-SS5-7150BR1978-02-20New York,NY
    1996- 23- 679-KCA
    Rk1996-2007
    24709Brandon BairdpCollegeWichita StateNCAA 1---KSYesP5-10165LL1973-09-18Enid,OK
    1996- 24- 709-KCA
    A+1996-1998
    25739Scott Harp2BCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYes2B-OF5-10165RR1973-12-11Duncanville,TX
    1996- 25- 739-KCA
    A-1996-1996
    26769Jake ChapmanpCollegeSaint Joseph's College (Indiana)NCAA 2---INYesP6-1190RL1974-01-11Lafayette,IN
    1996- 26- 769-KCA
    AAA1996-2003
    27799Kiko CaleropCollegeSaint ThomasNAIA---FLYesP6-1170RR1975-01-09Santurce,PR
    1996- 27- 799-KCA
    MLB2003-20091996-2010
    28829Jordy Alexanderp------NS---YesP-OF6-0180RL1977-05-06Edmonton,AB
    1996- 28- 829-KCA
    AAA1996-2008
    29859Robert SpanglerSSCollegeAllegany College of MarylandNJCAA---MDNoSS6-1150RR1977-02-02---
    1996- 29- 859-KCA
    Indy2000-2001
    30889Bryan BealerpHigh SchoolNorth Medford (North Medford,OR)HSHSORNoP6-4190RL1977-12-07Medford,OR
    1996- 30- 889-KCA
    NCAA2000-2001
    31919Steven WalshpHigh SchoolCairine Wilson (Orleans,ON)HSHSONYesP6-6210RR1978-03-11Winnipeg,MB
    1996- 31- 919-KCA
    Rk1997-2000
    32949Donald QuigleypCollegeSonoma StateNCAA 2---CAYesP6-0185RR1974-11-17Fremont,CA
    1996- 32- 949-KCA
    A-1996-1997
    33979Matt GuerrierpHigh SchoolShaker Heights (Shaker Heights,OH)HSHSOHNoP6-3185RR1978-08-02Cleveland,OH
    1999- 10- 309-CHA
    MLB2004-20141997-2014
    341009Richard BoringpCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1---TXYesP6-6210RR1975-07-23Nacogdoches,TX
    1996- 34-1009-KCA
    A1995-1997
    351039Gus Ornstein1BCollegeMichigan StateNCAA 1---MINo1B6-3232RR1974-11-23Tenafly,NJ
    1997- 40-1220-SDN
    NCAA1995-1997
    361069Ryan RupepCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1---TXNoP6-5230RR1975-03-31Houston,TX
    1998-  6- 192-TBA
    MLB1999-20031994-2006
    371099Bryan WelchpHigh SchoolCentral Catholic (Lawrence,MA)HSHSMANoP6-3185RR1978-04-03Lawrence,MA
    1996- 37-1099-KCA
    NCAA1999-2000
    381129Caleb ParmenterOfHigh SchoolDinuba (Dinuba,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-3221RR1977-11-26Dinuba,CA
    1996- 38-1129-KCA
    NCAA2000-2001
    391159John JanekpHigh SchoolAbbott (Abbott,TX)HSHSTXNoOF-P6-3180RR1978-03-29Temple,TX
    1997- 48-1385-CHN
    Rk1999-2000
    401189Bill CornishpHigh SchoolA.B. Lucas (London,ON)HSHSONNoP---------------London,ON
    1996- 40-1189-KCA
    Indy1996-1996
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411219Brent GutierrezofHigh SchoolClovis West (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-1195RR1977-09-19Fresno,CA
    1996- 41-1219-KCA
    NCAA1999-1999
    421248B.R. CookpHigh SchoolSprague (Salem,OR)HSHSORNoP6-4200RR1978-03-02Salem,OR
    1999-  3- 102-SLN
    AAA1997-2004
    431275Ken ThomasCHigh SchoolPennsauken (Pennsauken,NJ)HSHSNJNoC6-0185RR1977-08-30Pennsauken,NJ
    1997- 40-1201-KCA
    ---
    441301George KauffmanpCollegeStetsonNCAA 1---FLYesP6-4215RR1975-02-25Kansas City,MO
    1996- 44-1301-KCA
    Rk1996-1996
    451327Matt WardpCollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-0177LL1977-09-15Fullerton,CA
    1999- 28- 836-MIA
    A1998-1999
    461352Dennis MelendiofHigh SchoolMonsignor Edward Pace (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNoOF6-3200RR1977-09-12Miami,FL
    1996- 46-1352-KCA
    ---
    471376Daniel Fernandez3BHigh SchoolBraddock (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNo3B6-3215RR1978-05-30Miami,FL
    1996- 47-1376-KCA
    ---
    481400Mario RamospHigh SchoolPflugerville (Pflugerville,TX)HSHSTXNoP5-11180LL1977-10-19Aurora,IL
    1999-  6- 183-OAK
    MLB2003-20032000-2007
    491423Nikki MosesofHigh SchoolDoyline (Minden,LA)HSHSLANoOF5-7170LR1978-03-01Minden,LA
    1996- 49-1423-KCA
    NCAA2000-2000
    501446Michael BenderpHigh SchoolVanden (Fairfield,CA)HSHSCANoP-OF6-4225RR1978-05-10Vacaville,CA
    1996- 50-1446-KCA
    ---
    511467Tim PittsleypCollegeAllegany College of MarylandNJCAA---MDNoOF6-3185RR1976-12-18DuBois,PA
    1996- 51-1467-KCA
    ---
    521487Dave MeliahSSCollegeWalla Walla CCNWAACCFrWANo2B-3B6-3185LR1977-03-11Walla Walla,WA
    1998- 17- 503-TEX
    AAA1998-2003
    531505Bret HalbertpHigh SchoolWestern (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3190LL1977-10-14Buena Park,CA
    1997- 45-1326-KCA
    ---
    541521James BlanchardSSHigh SchoolGrants Pass (Grants Pass,OR)HSHSORNoSS6-2185RR1978-07-09Grants Pass,OR
    1996- 54-1521-KCA
    ---
    551537Macey BrooksofCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1---VANoOF6-5200LR1975-03-02Hampton,VA
    1996- 55-1537-KCA
    ---
    561552Daniel Williams2BCollegeGrand CanyonNCAA 1---AZNo2B5-10170RR1975-06-08---
    1996- 56-1552-KCA
    ---
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