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1997 Boston Red Sox Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    117John CurticePHigh SchoolGreat Bridge (Chesapeake,VA)HSHSVAYesP-3B6-2228LL1979-11-01Richmond,VA
    1997-  1-  17-BOS
    AAA1997-2000
    135Mark FischerOFCollegeGeorgia TechNCAA 1---GAYesOF6-1205RR1976-04-15Marietta,GA
    1997-  1-  35-BOS
    AA1997-2002
    257Aaron CapistaSSHigh SchoolJoliet Catholic Academy (Joliet,IL)HSHSILYesSS-3B6-2180BR1979-05-31Joliet,IL
    1997-  2-  57-BOS
    AA1997-2002
    269Eric GlaserPHigh SchoolHighlands (Fort Thomas,KY)HSHSKYYesP6-6225RR1978-01-23Fort Thomas,KY
    1997-  2-  69-BOS
    AAA1997-2005
    3101Travis HarperPCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1JrVANoP6-4195LR1976-05-21Harrisonburg,VA
    1998-  0-   0-TBA
    MLB2000-20061998-2006
    4131Angel SantosSSHigh SchoolMiguel Melendez Munoz (Cayey,PR)HSHSPRYes2B-SS5-11185BR1979-08-14Rio Piedras,PR
    1997-  4- 131-BOS
    MLB2001-20031997-2003
    5161Greg MillerPHigh SchoolWest Aurora (Aurora,IL)HSHSILYesP6-5215LL1979-09-30Aurora,IL
    1997-  5- 161-BOS
    AAA1997-2003
    6191Kris WilkenOFHigh SchoolEldorado (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMNo1B-3B5-11195BR1979-04-11Albuquerque,NM
    2000- 12- 354-BAL
    AAA1998-2005
    7221Jeff TaglientiPCollegeTuftsNCAA 3---MAYesP6-0205RR1975-11-13Walpole,MA
    1997-  7- 221-BOS
    AA1997-2002
    8251Andy HazlettPCollegePortlandNCAA 1---ORYesP6-3190LL1975-08-27Arcadia,CA
    1997-  8- 251-BOS
    AAA1997-2003
    9281Justin WaynePHigh SchoolPunahou (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINoP6-3200RR1979-04-16Honolulu,HI
    2000-  1-   5-MON
    MLB2002-20041998-2005
    10311Marty McLearyPCollegeMount Vernon NazareneNAIASrOHYesP6-5220RR1974-10-26Kettering,OH
    1997- 10- 311-BOS
    MLB2004-20071997-2010
    11341Tom MillerPCollegeOhioNCAA 1---OHYesP6-1195RL1975-05-18St. Johns,MI
    1997- 11- 341-BOS
    A+1997-2001
    12371Billy RichOFCollegeConnecticutNCAA 1---CTNoOF6-2205RR1976-07-26Meriden,CT
    1998- 10- 297-DET
    A1998-2004
    13401Charles TerniSSHigh SchoolMontville (Uncasville,CT)HSHSCTYesSS-3B5-10170RR1978-10-01Norwich,CT
    1997- 13- 401-BOS
    A1997-2007
    14431Chad AlevrasCCollegeNew MexicoNCAA 1SrNMYesC-1B6-1195RR1975-01-08Boulder,CO
    1997- 14- 431-BOS
    A+1997-1999
    15461Rick O'DettepCollegeSaint Joseph'sNCAA 1---PAYesP6-3180LL1976-02-11Tinley Park,IL
    1997- 15- 461-BOS
    A1997-1998
    16491Jorge DeLeon3BCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYes2B-3B6-2164RR1974-09-26Ponce,PR
    1997- 16- 491-BOS
    AAA1997-2001
    17521Kenny RaybornpCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-4210RR1974-11-22Hattiesburg,MS
    1997- 17- 521-BOS
    AAA1994-2010
    18551Danny HaasOFCollegeLouisvilleNCAA 1---KYYesOF-2B5-11180LR1976-01-04Paducah,KY
    1997- 18- 551-BOS
    AA1995-2001
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19581David Eckstein2BCollegeFloridaNCAA 1---FLYesSS-2B5-8165RR1975-01-20Sanford,FL
    1997- 19- 581-BOS
    MLB2001-20101994-2010
    20611Brian PartenheimerpCollegeIndianaNCAA 1---INYesP6-5230RL1975-04-13Huntingburg,IN
    1997- 20- 611-BOS
    A+1997-2001
    21641Joe ThomaspCollegeMarietta CollegeNCAA 3---OHYesP6-3225LL1975-01-25Kenmore,NY
    1997- 21- 641-BOS
    A+1997-2003
    22671Derek RixiBCollegeFSC at jacksonvilleNJCAA---FLYes3B6-3208LR1978-01-18Jacksonville,FL
    1997- 22- 671-BOS
    ---
    23701Nate BumppCollegePenn StateNCAA 1---PANoP6-2185RR1976-07-24Towanda,PA
    1998-  1-  25-SFN
    MLB2003-20051995-2011
    24731Jason FingerspHigh SchoolTorrey Pines (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5180RR1978-08-17San Diego,CA
    2000- 10- 284-KCA
    A2000-2003
    25761Chris DomuratOFHigh SchoolSandwich (Sandwich,MA)HSHSMANoOF6-3195RR1979-04-29Sandwich,MA
    1997- 25- 761-BOS
    ---
    26791Heath McMurraypHigh SchoolSplendora (Splendora,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-3195RR1979-05-22Houston,TX
    2000- 12- 351-MIL
    A2000-2003
    27821Justin FrypCollegeOhio StateNCAA 1SoOHNoP6-3195RR1976-08-20Munhall,PA
    1999- 26- 786-PHI
    A+1999-2001
    28851David StickelSSHigh SchoolTemple Heights Christian (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoSS5-11175RR1979-01-18Tampa,FL
    1997- 28- 851-BOS
    ---
    29881Ryan YeagerSSHigh SchoolPort St. Joe (Port St. Joe,FL)HSHSFLNoSS6-1170RR1978-11-20Port St. Joe,FL
    1997- 29- 881-BOS
    ---
    30911Bret PrinzpCollegePhoenix CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP6-3185RR1977-06-15Chicago Heights,IL
    1998- 18- 553-ARI
    MLB2001-20071998-2009
    31941Matt KamalskypHigh SchoolSomerset (Somerset,PA)HSHSPANoP6-1180RR1978-11-02Somerset,PA
    1997- 31- 941-BOS
    ---
    32971Robert HardypHigh SchoolCountryside (Clearwater,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-2185RR1978-08-17Clearwater,FL
    1997- 32- 971-BOS
    ---
    331001Pat SantoroSSHigh SchoolFenwick (Oak Park,IL)HSHSILYes2B-OF6-0195RR1978-11-09Elmwood Park,IL
    1997- 33-1001-BOS
    A+1998-2002
    341031Layne MeyerpCollegePolk StateNJCAAFrFLNoP6-6215RR1977-08-07St. Louis,MO
    1997- 34-1031-BOS
    Indy1999-2003
    351061Jason BernipHigh SchoolRancho Bernardo (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoP-OF6-0200RR1978-09-11Albuquerque,NM
    1997- 35-1061-BOS
    NCAA1999-2001
    361091Ryan AtkinsonpHigh SchoolBellarmine Prep (San Jose,CA)HSHSCANoP6-6215RR1979-02-17San Jose,CA
    1997- 36-1091-BOS
    NCAA1998-2002
    371121Donovan MarburypCollegeSouthern MissNCAA 1---MSNoP5-11185RR1976-09-11Baker,LA
    1997- 37-1121-BOS
    NCAA1998-1998
    381151Dennis TankersleypHigh SchoolSt. Charles (St. Charles,MO)HSHSMONoP6-2185RR1979-02-24St. Charles,MO
    1998- 38-1135-BOS
    MLB2002-20041999-2008
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    391181Shawn WeaverpHigh SchoolBald Eagle Area (Wingate,PA)HSHSPANoP6-2200RR1979-03-01Loganton,PA
    1997- 39-1181-BOS
    NCAA1999-2001
    401211Chad ZauchaofHigh SchoolMount Pleasant (Mount Pleasant,PA)HSHSPANoOF6-2200LR1978-12-25Latrobe,PA
    1997- 40-1211-BOS
    Indy1998-2002
    411238Matthew SlagterpHigh SchoolThomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-1183RR1979-08-29Tampa,FL
    1997- 41-1238-BOS
    ---
    421265Scott CandelariaSSHigh SchoolLa Cueva (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMNo2B-3B6-2190RR1978-11-02Santa Ana,CA
    2000- 22- 651-MIL
    A+1998-2004
    431289Travis GraySSHigh SchoolFlorida State University (Tallahassee,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-1B6-0191LR1975-06-28Ashville,OH
    1997- 43-1289-BOS
    A-1997-1998
    441311Todd Smith3BHigh SchoolApopka (Apopka,FL)HSHSFLNo3B6-2215LR1978-08-05Apopka,FL
    1997- 44-1311-BOS
    ---
    451332Joe ThurstonSSHigh SchoolVallejo (Vallejo,CA)HSHSCANo2B-SS5-11175LR1979-09-29Fairfield,CA
    1999-  4- 134-LAN
    MLB2002-20111999-2014
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