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1998 Baltimore Orioles Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    126Rick ElderOFHigh SchoolSprayberry (Marietta,GA)HSHSGAYes1B-OF6-6250LL1980-02-24Atlanta,GA
    1998-  1-  26-BAL
    A+1998-2006
    139Mamon TuckerOFHigh SchoolAustin (Austin,TX)HSHSTXYesOF-1B6-3189RR1979-10-18Bossier City,LA
    1998-  1-  39-BAL
    AA1998-2005
    251Ben KnappPHigh SchoolOviedo (Oviedo,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-7219RR1979-11-08Sarasota,FL
    1998-  2-  51-BAL
    A+1999-2004
    269Alex HartPHigh SchoolChambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)HSHSPANoP6-5220RR1980-01-10Chambersburg,PA
    2002-  5- 133-PIT
    A+1999-2004
    399Steve BechlerPHigh SchoolSouth Medford (Medford,OR)HSHSORYesP6-2207RR1979-11-18Medford,OR
    1998-  3-  99-BAL
    MLB2002-20021998-2002
    4129Chris DavidsonPCollegeWestern CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesP6-4180RR1976-08-17Marietta,GA
    1998-  4- 129-BAL
    ---
    5159Joshua YarnoPHigh SchoolMoscow (Moscow,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-5205RR1979-11-16Decatur,GA
    1998-  5- 159-BAL
    Rk1998-1998
    6189Tim RainesOFHigh SchoolSeminole (Sanford,FL)HSHSFLYesOF-CF5-10183BR1979-08-31Memphis,TN
    1998-  6- 189-BAL
    MLB2001-20041998-2011
    7219Tim Nelson3BHigh SchoolErnest Manning (Calgary,AB)HSHSABYes3B-1B6-2207RR1978-05-10Calgary,AB
    1998-  7- 219-BAL
    Rk1999-2000
    8249Randy PerezPHigh SchoolEl Capitan (Lakeside,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-1170LL1980-04-13San Diego,CA
    1998-  8- 249-BAL
    A+1998-2003
    9279Francisco MonzonCHigh SchoolLorenzo Vizcarrondo (Bayamon,PR)HSHSPRYesC6-0190RR1979-11-08Carolina,PR
    1998-  9- 279-BAL
    Rk1998-1999
    10309Dustin EmberleyPHigh SchoolWeyburn Comprehensive (Weyburn,SK)HSHSSKNoP6-0200RR1980-04-17Weyburn,SK
    1998- 10- 309-BAL
    ---
    11339Eliot TomaszewskiPHigh SchoolSandia (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMYesP6-4190RR1980-01-13Albuquerque,NM
    1998- 11- 339-BAL
    A1998-2003
    12369Derrick GutierrezSSHigh SchoolSandalwood (Jacksonville,FL)HSHSFLYesSS-2B5-11188RR1978-10-06Vega Baja,PR
    1998- 12- 369-BAL
    A1998-2002
    13399John KremerPCollegeEvansvilleNCAA 1---INNoP6-1220RR1976-11-19Indianapolis,IN
    1999- 19- 591-NYA
    AA1999-2003
    14429Jason BellamyPHigh SchoolConway (Conway,SC)HSHSSCNoP6-2210RR1980-04-17Conway,SC
    1998- 14- 429-BAL
    ---
    15459Josh DoudP------NS---NoP6-4210RR1979-12-19Austin,TX
    1998- 15- 459-BAL
    ---
    16489Jason PruittPHigh SchoolMarana (Marana,AZ)HSHSAZYesP6-3197LL1980-08-06Casper,WY
    1998- 16- 489-BAL
    A1998-2001
    17519Mike MacDougalPCollegeWake ForestNCAA 1---NCNoP6-4195RR1977-03-05Las Vegas,NV
    1999-  1-  25-KCA
    MLB2001-20121997-2014
    18549Denis GrattonP------NS---YesP6-3225RR1979-10-13Kitchener,ON
    1998- 18- 549-BAL
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19579Ryan SmithPHigh SchoolLake Howell (Winter Park,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-8240RR1980-03-12Longwood,FL
    1999- 40-1211-ANA
    ---
    20609Cliff LeePCollegeMeridian CCNJCAA---MSNoP6-4190LL1978-08-30Benton,AR
    2000-  4- 105-MON
    MLB2002-20142000-2014
    21639Tony MackOFHigh SchoolBoone (Orlando,FL)HSHSFLYesOF-P5-11200BR1979-03-19Orlando,FL
    1998- 21- 639-BAL
    AA1998-2004
    22669Dustin BrewerPHigh SchoolGranite City (Granite City,IL)HSHSILYesP6-5225RR1980-07-14Granite City,IL
    1998- 22- 669-BAL
    Rk1998-2000
    23699Samuel Berrien1BHigh SchoolFort Meade (Fort Meade,FL)HSHSFLYes1B6-0235LL1979-04-30Fort Meade,FL
    1998- 23- 699-BAL
    Rk1998-1999
    24729Billy WhitecottonPHigh SchoolNorth County (Glen Burnie,MD)HSHSMDYesP6-3175RR1980-08-18Baltimore,MD
    1998- 24- 729-BAL
    A+1998-2000
    25759Joey HammondIFCollegeUNC CharlotteNCAA 1---NCYes3B-2B6-1184RR1977-10-27Frederick,MD
    1998- 25- 759-BAL
    AAA1998-2008
    26789Jason Mandryk---High SchoolValley Heights (Langton,ON)HSHSONNoP6-4185RR1980-05-21Langton,ON
    1998- 26- 789-BAL
    NCAA2000-2002
    27819Jared JonesOFHigh SchoolWalla Walla (Walla Walla,WA)HSHSWANoOF6-5245RR1980-06-25Walla Walla,WA
    2000- 16- 476-SEA
    Rk2000-2013
    28849Jason BottsOFHigh SchoolPaso Robles (Paso Robles,CA)HSHSCANo1B-OF6-6245BR1980-07-26Paso Robles,CA
    1999- 46-1375-TEX
    MLB2005-20082000-2014
    29879Doug SlatenPHigh SchoolVenice (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5190LL1980-02-04Venice,CA
    2000- 17- 519-ARI
    MLB2006-20122000-2012
    30909Richard GreenCHigh SchoolCoffee County (Tullahoma,TN)HSHSTNYesC-OF6-2185RR1978-12-06Tullahoma,TN
    1998- 30- 909-BAL
    Rk1998-1999
    31939Sean FisherPCollegeGrand Rapids CCNJCAA---MIYesP6-2205LL1977-12-13Sturgis,MI
    1998- 31- 939-BAL
    ---
    32969Mike RobersonPHigh SchoolKings Academy (West Palm Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-2200RR1980-08-07West Palm Beach,FL
    2002- 47-1394-NYN
    ---
    33999Frederick BrassfieldOFHigh SchoolBryan Station (Lexington,KY)HSHSKYNoOF6-0175RR1980-01-08Lexington,KY
    1998- 33- 999-BAL
    ---
    341029Phil CullenPHigh SchoolChelan (Chelan,WA)HSHSWANoP6-9215RR1979-12-02Sunnyside,WA
    2000- 32- 956-SEA
    A1999-2004
    351059Jeffrey GatchPCollegeAquinas CollegeNAIA---MINoP6-2175RR1978-11-20Milford,OH
    1998- 35-1059-BAL
    Indy2004-2004
    361089Scott MoorePCollegeCowley CollegeNJCAA---KSNoP6-2200RR1978-09-25Corpus Christi,TX
    1998- 36-1089-BAL
    NCAA1991-2001
    371119Jason Benham---CollegeLibertyNCAA 1---VAYes3B-OF6-1185LR1975-10-12Orlando,FL
    1998- 37-1119-BAL
    AA1998-2000
    381149Michael SmithPHigh SchoolFletcher (Fletcher,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-5205LL1981-07-08Valdosta,GA
    2002- 16- 470-DET
    Rk2002-2003
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    391179Marc HoulePCollegeDes Moines Area CCNJCAA---IAYesP6-5210RR1978-02-18Montreal,QC
    1998- 39-1179-BAL
    Rk1998-1999
    401209Matthew Crandall---CollegeAllan Hancock CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-3205RR1979-09-14Lompoc,CA
    1998- 40-1209-BAL
    NCAA2001-2002
    411239Cory Acklus---High SchoolCascade (Everett,WA)HSHSWANoOF6-1180RR1979-10-18Everett,WA
    1998- 41-1239-BAL
    NCAA2001-2001
    421268Matt BlethenPHigh SchoolHavre de Grace (Havre de Grace,MD)HSHSMDNoP6-3210LL1980-02-23Havre de Grace,MD
    2001- 24- 727-CLE
    A1999-2002
    431296Derek Eddie---CollegeSeward County CCNJCAA---KSNoP6-4220RR1979-01-13Rexburg,ID
    1998- 43-1296-BAL
    Indy2001-2003
    451347James RalphOFHigh SchoolRaymond (Raymond,CT)HSHSCTNoOF------------------
    1999- 15- 457-BAL
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    461369Zach LushCCollegeFlorida TechNCAA 2---FLNoC-1B6-3190RR1977-01-18Danvers,MA
    1998- 46-1369-BAL
    A+2001-2002
    471390Sonny GarciaPCollegeTexas SouthernNCAA 1---TXYesP6-3210RR1976-09-10Houston,TX
    1998- 47-1390-BAL
    AA1998-2003
    481410Kevin FoxPCollegeCitrus CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-2180LL1977-11-23---
    1998- 48-1410-BAL
    ---
    491427Mitch JonesIFCollegeUtah Valley UNJCAASoUTNoOF-1B6-1215RR1977-10-15Orem,UT
    2000-  7- 218-NYA
    MLB2009-20092000-2010
    501443Scott RidenourPCollegePotomac State College of WVUNJCAA---WVNoP6-2225RR1977-09-06Columbus Grove,OH
    1998- 50-1443-BAL
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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