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2002 Kansas City Royals Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    16Zack GreinkePHigh SchoolApopka (Apopka,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-2190RR1983-10-21Orlando,FL
    2002-  1-   6-KCA
    MLB2004-20192002-2019
    247Adam DonachieCHigh SchoolTimber Creek (Orlando,FL)HSHSFLYesC-1B6-2170RR1984-03-03Orlando,FL
    2002-  2-  47-KCA
    AAA2002-2017
    378Dave Jensen1BCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTYes1B6-3215LL1979-12-16Payson,UT
    2002-  3-  78-KCA
    A+2002-2004
    4108Danny ChristensenPHigh SchoolXaverian (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-2200LL1983-08-10Brooklyn,NY
    2002-  4- 108-KCA
    AA2002-2009
    5138Donnie MurphySSCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CAYes2B-SS5-10180RR1983-03-10Lakewood,CA
    2002-  5- 138-KCA
    MLB2004-20142002-2015
    6168Brandon JonesSS-LFHigh SchoolWewahitchka (Wewahitchka,FL)HSHSFLNoOF-LF6-1190LR1983-12-10Panama City,FL
    2003- 24- 727-ATL
    MLB2007-20092004-2014
    7198Jonah BaylissPCollegeTrinity CollegeNCAA 3---CTYesP6-1200RR1980-08-13North Adams,MA
    2002-  7- 198-KCA
    MLB2005-20072002-2012
    8228Kenard SpringerOFHigh SchoolNettleton (Nettleton,MS)HSHSMSYesOF-3B5-11200RR1983-09-18Tupelo,MS
    2002-  8- 228-KCA
    A2002-2005
    9258Matt TupmanCCollegeMassachusetts-LowellNCAA 2---MAYesC6-0190LR1979-11-25Concord,NH
    2002-  9- 258-KCA
    MLB2008-20082000-2011
    10288Greg AtencioPCollegeLamar CCNJCAA---COYesP6-3200RR1981-07-15Phoenix,AZ
    2002- 10- 288-KCA
    AAA2001-2009
    11318Kainoa Obrey3BCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTNo1B-3B6-2225RR1980-10-06Honolulu,HI
    2003- 13- 395-SLN
    A-2001-2003
    12348Adam KeimSSCollegeCoastal CarolinaNCAA 1---SCYes3B-2B5-11185RR1981-01-05Lebanon,PA
    2002- 12- 348-KCA
    AA2000-2006
    13378Rusty MeyerCCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1---TXYesC6-1200RR1981-02-08Kansas City,MO
    2002- 13- 378-KCA
    A-2000-2002
    14408Steve ChamberlainPCollegePortlandNCAA 1---ORYesP6-2205RR1980-07-20Springfield,IL
    2002- 14- 408-KCA
    A+2001-2005
    15438Kila Ka'aihue1BHigh SchoolIolani (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHIYes1B-DH6-3210LR1984-03-29Kailua,HI
    2002- 15- 438-KCA
    MLB2008-20122002-2015
    16468Eric AckermanPCollegePittsburghNCAA 1SrPAYesP6-0180LL1979-10-19Denver,PA
    2002- 16- 468-KCA
    A+1999-2010
    17498Jason BartzPCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1SrFLNoP6-2205RR1979-11-25Bradenton,FL
    2002- 17- 498-KCA
    A2001-2003
    18528Donnie PolesPCollegePitt CCNJCAA---NCYesOF-P6-2200RR1982-11-17San Jose,CA
    2002- 18- 528-KCA
    Rk2002-2007
    19558Alex Crooks1BHigh SchoolSierra Vista (Baldwin Park,CA)HSHSCANo1B6-2235LL1984-06-28East Los Angeles,CA
    2004- 26- 765-TBA
    Rk2004-2004
    20588Nate ZettlerPCollegeUnion CollegeNAIA---KYYesP6-1195RR1980-03-26Hamilton,OH
    2002- 20- 588-KCA
    A-2002-2003
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21618Steve Mena3B-SSHigh SchoolSouth Miami (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-2B6-4200RR1985-01-24Miami,FL
    2002- 21- 618-KCA
    A+2004-2009
    22648Nick Bates---CollegeMichigan StateNCAA 1SrMINoOF6-4210RR1980-02-28Blissfield,MI
    2002- 22- 648-KCA
    Rk2000-2003
    23678Tim FrendOFCollegeDavidson CollegeNCAA 1---NCYesOF6-2195RR1980-05-20Royal Oak,MI
    2002- 23- 678-KCA
    A+1999-2004
    24708Mike AguilarPHigh SchoolFranklin (Portland,OR)HSHSORYesP5-11210RR1984-08-18Portland,OR
    2002- 24- 708-KCA
    ---
    25738Carlos CaballeroCFHigh SchoolInes Maria Mendoza (San Juan,PR)HSHSPRYesOF6-0170RR1983-12-05Rio Piedras,PR
    2002- 25- 738-KCA
    Rk2003-2004
    26768Joseph BrownCFHigh SchoolVicksburg (Vicksburg,MS)HSHSMSNoOF6-0180RR1983-02-02Vicksburg,MS
    2002- 26- 768-KCA
    ---
    27798Michael HernandezOFHigh SchoolXaverian (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoOF-RF6-0175RR1983-12-18Brooklyn,NY
    2004- 45-1344-LAN
    AA2005-2014
    28828Robert GranaCCollegeSouthern NevadaNJCAA---NVYesC6-3200RR1983-08-04Las Vegas,NV
    2002- 28- 828-KCA
    A2003-2005
    29858Mike Honce---High SchoolBridgeport (Bridgeport,WV)HSHSWVNoOF-P6-0195RR1983-08-22Bridgeport,WV
    2002- 29- 858-KCA
    Indy2003-2008
    30888Clinton JohnsonPHigh SchoolMurrah (Jackson,MS)HSHSMSNoP6-4205RR1984-08-30Jackson,MS
    2002- 30- 888-KCA
    ---
    31918Matt CastilloRFCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoOF6-3185LR1981-10-11---
    2002- 31- 918-KCA
    ---
    32948Bernard StephensCFCollegeVirginia StateNCAA 2---VAYesOF6-1185LR1979-11-11Augusta,GA
    2002- 32- 948-KCA
    A+2002-2005
    33978Cesar CarrilloPHigh SchoolMount Carmel (Chicago,IL)HSHSILNoP6-3177RR1984-04-29Chicago,IL
    2005-  1-  18-SDN
    MLB2009-20092003-2019
    341008Eric Lonnquist2BCollegeMinnesota State University-MankatoNCAA 2---MNYes2B-OF5-10185RR1980-06-20Minneapolis,MN
    2002- 34-1008-KCA
    A2001-2003
    351038Tyler KimmonsPHigh SchoolMandeville (Mandeville,LA)HSHSLANoP6-6170RR1984-08-09Huntsville,AL
    2002- 35-1038-KCA
    NCAA2003-2004
    361068Chris TurnerOFHigh SchoolEl Dorado (El Dorado,AR)HSHSARNoOF6-0190RR1983-12-02El Dorado,AR
    2003- 15- 444-BOS
    AA2003-2007
    371098Jason WardPCollegeUtah Valley UNJCAA---UTNoP6-3190RR1982-06-07Spanish Fork,UT
    2003- 29- 854-BAL
    NCAA2004-2004
    381128Justin TaylorPCollegeBaylorNCAA 1---TXYesP6-2200RR1979-12-08Duncanville,TX
    2002- 38-1128-KCA
    A-1999-2002
    391158Eric HullingerPCollegeKishwaukee CollegeNJCAA---ILNoP6-1175RR1983-09-11Oak Forest,IL
    2002- 39-1158-KCA
    ---
    401188Vince BerryOFCollegeTriton CollegeNJCAA---ILNoOF5-9170RR1983-09-01Cincinnati,OH
    2004- 23- 673-DET
    Rk2004-2006
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411218Drew EndicottPCollegeMissouriNCAA 1---MOYesP6-3180RR1981-03-30Joplin,MO
    2002- 41-1218-KCA
    AA2000-2006
    421248Odell CosbyLF-3BHigh SchoolParis (Paris,KY)HSHSKYNoLF-3B6-0210RR1984-05-21Paris,KY
    2002- 42-1248-KCA
    ---
    431278David NelsonPCollegeNC A&T StateNCAA 1---NCYesP6-5210LL1980-09-13Walkertown,NC
    2002- 43-1278-KCA
    Rk1999-2002
    441306Bryan McCaulleyPCollegeSan JacintoNJCAAFrTXNoP6-4195RR1982-08-21Lake Charles,LA
    2002- 44-1306-KCA
    ---
    451334Andy SchollLF-1BCollegeLamar CCNJCAA---CONoLF-1B6-1185LL1983-04-10Albuquerque,NM
    2002- 45-1334-KCA
    NCAA2004-2005
    461361Devan EwellCF-LFHigh SchoolOsbourn (Manassas,VA)HSHSVANoOF6-2205RR1984-01-09Manassas,VA
    2002- 46-1361-KCA
    ---
    471387Ty WallaceCHigh SchoolSmith (Carrollton,TX)HSHSTXNoC6-2240RR1983-11-27Dallas,TX
    2002- 47-1387-KCA
    NCAA2006-2007
    481413Lenny BaysPCollegeNorthern KentuckyNCAA 2---KYNoP5-11180RR1979-12-15Fort Thomas,KY
    2002- 48-1413-KCA
    Rk2002-2008
    491439Luis RiveraSSHigh SchoolCarvin School (Carolina,PR)HSHSPRNoSS-2B6-1183RR1984-01-25San Juan,PR
    2002- 49-1439-KCA
    AAA2003-2010
    501463Matt Hobbs---CollegeMissouriNCAA 1---MONoP6-1192LL1980-03-02Alta Loma,CA
    2002- 50-1463-KCA
    NCAA1999-2002
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