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1996 California Angels Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    255Chuck AbbottSSCollegeAustin PeayNCAA 1JrTNYesSS-2B6-1180BR1975-01-26Schaumburg,IL
    1996-  2-  55-CAL
    AAA1996-2001
    385Scott SchoeneweisPCollegeDukeNCAA 1---NCYesP6-0186LL1973-10-02Long Branch,NJ
    1996-  3-  85-CAL
    MLB1999-20101996-2010
    4115Brandon SteelePHigh SchoolHuntington Beach (Huntington Beach,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3195RR1978-08-21Huntington Beach,CA
    1996-  4- 115-CAL
    Rk1996-1997
    5145Bobby HillSSHigh SchoolLeland (San Jose,CA)HSHSCANo2B-SS5-10170BR1978-04-03San Jose,CA
    2000-  2-  43-CHN
    MLB2002-20051997-2011
    6175Jason VerdugoPCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZNoP6-2190RR1975-03-28Kearny,AZ
    1997- 12- 358-SFN
    AAA1997-2004
    7205Marcus KnightOFHigh SchoolMiramar (Miramar,FL)HSHSFLYesOF-SS6-0190BR1978-09-10Daytona Beach,FL
    1996-  7- 205-CAL
    A+1996-2005
    8235Jerrod RigganPCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-4185RR1974-05-16Brewster,WA
    1996-  8- 235-CAL
    MLB2000-20031996-2005
    9265Jason StephensPCollegeArkansasNCAA 1---ARYesP6-0185RR1975-09-10Springhill,LA
    1996-  9- 265-CAL
    AAA1996-2002
    10295Eric Gillespie3BCollegeCal State NorthridgeNCAA 1JrCAYes1B-3B5-10200LR1975-06-06Milwaukee,WI
    1996- 10- 295-CAL
    AAA1994-2001
    11325Pat JohnsonOFCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTYesC6-3200RR1975-04-18Taylorsville,UT
    1996- 11- 325-CAL
    A+1996-1999
    12355Mark RichardspCollegeWinthropNCAA 1---SCNoP6-6220RR1974-06-19Sterling Heights,MI
    1996- 12- 355-CAL
    AA1997-1999
    13385Chad PolkCCollegeHoward CollegeNJCAA---TXNoC-1B6-0190BR1975-05-24Dallas,TX
    1996- 13- 385-CAL
    A-1998-1998
    14415Jaeme Leal1BHigh SchoolRiverside Poly (Riverside,CA)HSHSCANo1B-2B6-0235RR1978-08-23San Pedro,CA
    1996- 14- 415-CAL
    A+1999-2002
    15445Theo FefeeOFCollegeBethune-CookmanNCAA 1---FLYesOF6-3190LL1974-04-26Chicago,IL
    1996- 15- 445-CAL
    A1996-1999
    16475Nate MurphyOFCollegeMassachusettsNCAA 1---MAYesOF-1B6-0195LL1975-04-15Northampton,MA
    1996- 16- 475-CAL
    AAA1996-2004
    17505Jason ClypHigh SchoolArcadia (Arcadia,CA)HSHSCANoP6-02210RR1977-12-13Arcadia,CA
    1996- 17- 505-CAL
    Indy2001-2003
    18535Mark HarrigerpCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-2196RR1975-04-29Inglewood,CA
    1996- 18- 535-CAL
    AA1996-2002
    19565Brian UsseryOFCollegeTampaNCAA 2---FLYesC6-0180BR1974-02-25Brandon,FL
    1996- 19- 565-CAL
    A+1996-1997
    20595Cale CarterOFCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CAYesOF5-10185LR1973-09-18Orange,CA
    1996- 20- 595-CAL
    AA1993-1997
    21625Scott Byers1BCollegeGeorgia TechNCAA 1---GAYes1B6-1210LL1973-09-09Smyrna,GA
    1996- 21- 625-CAL
    A-1996-1996
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    22655Nathan Starkey3B-CCollegeModesto Junior CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-C6-0205RR1976-10-08Kaunakakai,HI
    1996- 22- 655-CAL
    Rk1996-1996
    23685John MargaritisOFCollegeTreasure Valley CCNWAACC---ORYesP6-2195RR1976-08-12Victoria,BC
    1996- 23- 685-CAL
    Rk1996-2000
    24715Eduardo Ferrer2BCollegeFlorida IntlNCAA 1---FLYes2B5-10170RR1973-11-28Rio Piedras,PR
    1996- 24- 715-CAL
    A-1993-1996
    25745Jose OrtizpHigh SchoolHayward (Hayward,CA)HSHSCANoSS-2B5-9177RR1977-06-13Santo Domingo,DR
    1996- 25- 745-CAL
    MLB2000-20021996-2013
    26775Jason DeweyCCollegeIndian River CCNJCAA---FLYesC-1B6-1190RR1977-04-18Syracuse,NY
    1996- 26- 775-CAL
    AAA1997-2006
    27805Rob NealOFCollegeCal PolyNCAA 1---CAYesOF6-0195RR1973-01-28Thousand Oaks,CA
    1996- 27- 805-CAL
    A-1996-1996
    28835Matt CurtisCCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1SrCAYesC-OF6-0195BR1974-08-14Visalia,CA
    1996- 28- 835-CAL
    AA1996-2000
    29865Wade Jackson2BCollegeNevadaNCAA 1---NVYes3B-OF5-11190RR1974-01-25Lake Forest,CA
    1996- 29- 865-CAL
    A-1996-1996
    30895James LeachpHigh SchoolGibbs (St. Petersburg,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3165RL1978-01-25Pinellas Park,FL
    1996- 30- 895-CAL
    Rk1996-1996
    31925William RobbinspHigh SchoolGulf Breeze (Gulf Breeze,FL)HSHSFLNoP------RR1977-09-10Gulf Breeze,FL
    1996- 31- 925-CAL
    ---
    32955Greg BlumCHigh SchoolChino (Chino,CA)HSHSCANoC-1B6-1205RR1978-08-07Montclair,CA
    1996- 32- 955-CAL
    A+2000-2003
    33985Rick StegbauerCHigh SchoolSeminole (Seminole,FL)HSHSFLNoC------RR1978-08-09Seminole,FL
    1997- 37-1107-ANA
    Indy2001-2002
    341015Kirk AscheOfCollegeFlorida SWNJCAA---FLNoOF6-2190RR1977-08-10Harvey,IL
    1999-  9- 273-OAK
    AA1998-2003
    351045Eric PlooypCollegeCollege of the SequoiasCCCAAJrCAYesP6-0215RR1975-04-06Hanford,CA
    1996- 35-1045-CAL
    A-1996-1997
    361075Jeremy FreitasOfCollegeFresno City CollegeCCCAA---CANo1B-OF6-3215LR1975-02-04Hanford,CA
    1998- 25- 737-KCA
    A1997-2000
    371105Jack TaschnerpHigh SchoolWilliam Horlick (Racine,WI)HSHSWINoP6-3190LL1978-04-21Milwaukee,WI
    1999-  2-  75-SFN
    MLB2005-20101999-2010
    381135Michael CarneypCollegeIndian River CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-4215LL1976-10-16Merritt Island,FL
    1996- 38-1135-CAL
    NCAA1998-1998
    391165Gary ForresterpCollegeCentralia CollegeNWAACC---WANoP------------------
    1996- 39-1165-CAL
    ---
    401195Dominic RepettiSSCollegeDe Anza CollegeCCCAA---CANoSS------RR1976-08-23---
    1996- 40-1195-CAL
    ---
    411224Kris WilliamspCollegeEastern FL STNJCAA---FLYesP6-0195RR1976-09-28Wilmington,DE
    1996- 41-1224-CAL
    A-1997-1998
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    421253Greg JonesCCollegePasco-Hernando CCNJCAA---FLYesP6-2195RR1976-11-15Clearwater,FL
    1996- 42-1253-CAL
    MLB2003-20071997-2008
    431280Marc CollierSSHigh SchoolLower Dauphin (Hummelstown,PA)HSHSPAYes2B-SS5-10170RR1978-03-25Hummelstown,PA
    1996- 43-1280-CAL
    Rk1996-1997
    441306Richard ShawpCollegeMarquetteNo BB---WINoP------RR1974-10-08LaSalle,ON
    1996- 44-1306-CAL
    ---
    451332Nathan BurnettpCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-3185RR1977-09-03Panama City,FL
    1996- 45-1332-CAL
    ---
    461357Mike GaugerpCollegeTallahassee CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-2215LL1976-12-24West Palm Beach,FL
    1996- 46-1357-CAL
    Rk1998-1999
    471381Adrian MerkeySSCollegePolk StateNJCAA---FLNoSS------RR1976-12-16Key West,FL
    1996- 47-1381-CAL
    NCAA1998-1999
    481404Chris FinneganCHigh SchoolMillard North (Omaha,NE)HSHSNENoC6-1200RR1978-05-12Omaha,NE
    1996- 48-1404-CAL
    Indy2000-2002
    491427Kenny AverapCollegePensacola State CollegeNJCAA---FLNoP6-5200RR1977-01-14Pace,FL
    1996- 49-1427-CAL
    ---
    501450Tony LoprestiofHigh SchoolUniversity of San Diego (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-2195RR1978-09-10San Diego,CA
    1996- 50-1450-CAL
    ---
    511471Mike AbateofHigh SchoolNorwalk (Norwalk,CT)HSHSCTNoOF-1B6-3205RR1978-07-16Norwalk,CT
    1996- 51-1471-CAL
    A+1999-2001
    521491Elvis HernandezofHigh SchoolWest Aurora (Aurora,IL)HSHSILNoOF------LR1978-08-08Aurora,IL
    1996- 52-1491-CAL
    NCAA1997-1997
    531508Ryan SnellingspCollegePasco-Hernando CCNJCAA---FLYesP6-3200RL1977-02-18Seminole,FL
    1996- 53-1508-CAL
    A-1997-1997
    541524Paul PoplinpHigh SchoolSouth Stanly (Norwood,NC)HSHSNCNoP6-0180RR1977-10-05Albemarle,NC
    1999- 19- 569-MIN
    Rk1999-1999
    551540Kevin DavisSSHigh SchoolSouth Spencer (Rockport,IN)HSHSINNoP6-4215RR---Rockport,IN
    1996- 55-1540-CAL
    NCAA1998-2001
    561555Orlando SloanofHigh SchoolSanta Monica (Santa Monica,CA)HSHSCANoOF5-10165RR1978-09-02Santa Monica,CA
    1996- 56-1555-CAL
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