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2008 New York Yankees Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    128Gerrit ColePHigh SchoolOrange (Orange,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4215RR1990-09-08Newport Beach,CA
    2011-  1-   1-PIT
    MLB2013-20192009-2019
    144Jeremy BleichPCollegeStanfordNCAA 1JrCAYesP6-2200LL1987-06-18Metairie,LA
    2008-  1-  44-NYA
    MLB2018-20182006-2019
    275Scott BittlePCollegeMississippiNCAA 1SrMSNoP6-1190RR1986-08-27Texarkana,TX
    2009-  4- 129-SLN
    A-2007-2011
    3106David Adams2BCollegeVirginiaNCAA 1JrVAYes2B-3B6-2205RR1987-05-15Margate,FL
    2008-  3- 106-NYA
    MLB2013-20132006-2016
    4140Corban JosephSSHigh SchoolFranklin (Franklin,TN)HSHSTNYes2B-1B6-0168LR1988-10-28Franklin,TN
    2008-  4- 140-NYA
    MLB2013-20192008-2019
    4140Corban JosephSSHigh SchoolFranklin (Franklin,TN)HSHSTNYes2B-1B6-0168LR1988-10-28Franklin,TN
    2008-  4- 140-NYA
    MLB2013-20192008-2019
    5170Chris SmithOFHigh SchoolCentennial (Compton,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-LF6-0190LL1990-01-11Compton,CA
    2008-  5- 170-NYA
    Rk2008-2009
    6200Brett MarshallPHigh SchoolRoss S. Sterling (Baytown,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-0195RR1990-03-22Highlands,TX
    2008-  6- 200-NYA
    MLB2013-20132008-2018
    7230Kyle HigashiokaCHigh SchoolEdison (Huntington Beach,CA)HSHSCAYesC-DH6-1190RR1990-04-20Huntington Beach,CA
    2008-  7- 230-NYA
    MLB2017-20192008-2019
    8260Dan BrewerOFCollegeBradleyNCAA 1JrILYesRF-LF6-0185RR1987-07-19Brookfield,IL
    2008-  8- 260-NYA
    AAA2006-2013
    9290Mikey O'BrienPHigh SchoolHidden Valley (Roanoke,VA)HSHSVAYesP5-11185RR1990-03-03Salem,VA
    2008-  9- 290-NYA
    AAA2008-2018
    10320DJ MitchellPCollegeClemsonNCAA 1JrSCYesP-RF6-2165RR1987-05-13Winston-Salem,NC
    2008- 10- 320-NYA
    MLB2012-20122006-2016
    11350Ray KrumlOFCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 15SALYesCF-LF6-0185LR1985-08-05Lisle,IL
    2008- 11- 350-NYA
    AAA2007-2012
    12380Luke GreinkePCollegeAuburnNCAA 1JrALYesP6-1195RR1986-06-14Orlando,FL
    2008- 12- 380-NYA
    A-2006-2008
    13410Jack RyeOFCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1SrFLYesRF-LF6-1200LL1986-03-08Irvine,CA
    2008- 13- 410-NYA
    AA2005-2011
    14440David PhelpsPCollegeNotre DameNCAA 1JrINYesP6-3180RR1986-10-09St. Louis,MO
    2008- 14- 440-NYA
    MLB2012-20192006-2019
    15470Matt RichardsonPHigh SchoolLake Mary (Lake Mary,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-1175RR1990-05-28Lake Mary,FL
    2008- 15- 470-NYA
    A-2008-2011
    16500Luke Anders1BCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1JrTXNo1B6-6220LL1986-10-02Bryan,TX
    2009- 32- 957-SFN
    AA2006-2012
    17530Addison MaruszakSSCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1JrFLYesSS-3B6-1195RR1986-12-21St. Petersburg,FL
    2008- 17- 530-NYA
    AAA2006-2014
    18560Brandon BraboyPCollegeIndianapolisNCAA 2JrINYesP6-0195RR1985-10-31Kevil,KY
    2008- 18- 560-NYA
    A+2008-2013
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19590Mitch AbeitaCCollegeNebraskaNCAA 1SrNEYesC-1B6-0185RR1986-04-07Duncanville,TX
    2008- 19- 590-NYA
    A+2007-2017
    20620Pat VenditteRHP/LHPCollegeCreightonNCAA 1SrNEYesP6-1180RB1985-06-30Omaha,NE
    2008- 20- 620-NYA
    MLB2015-20192005-2019
    21650Mitchell Delaney1BCollegeWestern Texas CollegeNJCAAFrTXYes1B6-2215LR1989-04-14LaSalle,ON
    2008- 21- 650-NYA
    Rk2008-2011
    22680Cory ArbisoPCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1SrCAYesP6-3210RR1986-04-21La Mirada,CA
    2008- 22- 680-NYA
    AAA2006-2012
    23710Ryan WilkesSSCollegeKentuckyNCAA 1SrKYYes2B-SS5-11190BR1985-08-22Chattanooga,TN
    2008- 23- 710-NYA
    A-2005-2008
    24740Mike Lyon3BCollegeNortheasternNCAA 1SrMAYes3B-1B6-1210RR1986-08-13Plainville,MA
    2008- 24- 740-NYA
    A2005-2009
    25770Jeff NuttCCollegeArkansasNCAA 15SARYesC5-11200LR1985-04-22Wylie,TX
    2008- 25- 770-NYA
    A2007-2008
    26800Blake MonarPHigh SchoolSouth Spencer (Rockport,IN)HSHSINNoP6-2190LL1989-06-16Rockport,IN
    2011- 12- 367-WAS
    A-2009-2015
    27830Garrison LassiterSSHigh SchoolWest Forsyth (Winston-Salem,NC)HSHSNCYes3B-SS6-1185LR1989-12-22High Point,NC
    2008- 27- 830-NYA
    A+2008-2012
    28860Chad GrossOFCollegeCuesta CollegeCCCAASoCAYesOF-RF6-6225RR1988-05-03Claremont,CA
    2008- 28- 860-NYA
    A-2008-2009
    29890Mike JonesOFCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1SrAZYesOF6-5200RR1986-09-09Humble,TX
    2008- 29- 890-NYA
    Rk2006-2008
    30920Ben McMahanCHigh SchoolBishop Moore (Orlando,FL)HSHSFLNoLF-RF6-0192RR1989-10-14Windermere,FL
    2011- 23- 701-MIL
    A+2009-2013
    31950Spencer Lucian2BCollegePrincetonNCAA 1SrNJYes3B-2B6-2205RR1985-10-04Portola Valley,CA
    2008- 31- 950-NYA
    Rk2005-2008
    32980Andy SuiterPCollegeUC DavisNCAA 1SoCANoP6-3210LL1987-06-10Woodside,CA
    2009- 10- 307-LAN
    A+2008-2012
    331010Tommy BaldridgeOFCollegeCoastal CarolinaNCAA 1SrSCYesOF-1B6-1205LL1986-08-18Fort Mill,SC
    2008- 33-1010-NYA
    A+2005-2009
    341040Brad RulonPCollegeGeorgia TechNCAA 1SrGAYesP5-11189LR1986-06-22Columbus,GA
    2008- 34-1040-NYA
    A+2005-2010
    351070Andrew ShivePCollegeAzusa PacificNCAA 2SrCAYesP6-6245RR1985-11-05Bakersfield,CA
    2008- 35-1070-NYA
    A2008-2010
    361100Chris DwyerPHigh SchoolSalisbury School (Salisbury,CT)HSHSCTNoP6-3210RL1988-04-10Boston,MA
    2009-  4- 122-KCA
    MLB2013-20132009-2015
    371130Justin HarperPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAASoAZNoP6-3210RR1988-06-10Prescott,AZ
    2009- 17- 521-HOU
    A-2008-2012
    381160Clay CaulfieldPCollegeCollege of CharlestonNCAA 1JrSCNoP6-2210RR1985-09-23Toronto,ON
    2008- 38-1160-NYA
    NCAA2007-2008
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    391190Erik Lovett1BCollegeMount Olive CollegeNCAA 25SNCYes1B6-2215LL1985-08-22Goldsboro,NC
    2008- 39-1190-NYA
    A-2008-2008
    401220Sam MendeSSHigh SchoolClearwater Central Catholic (Clearwater,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-2B6-1166RR1990-01-09Clearwater,FL
    2011- 31- 948-COL
    A+2009-2015
    411250Mykal StokesOFHigh SchoolTustin (Tustin,CA)HSHSCANoCF-LF6-2170RR1990-06-02Laguna Niguel,CA
    2010- 29- 874-SDN
    AAA2009-2012
    421280Clint PreisendorferPCollegeSan Diego Christian CollegeNAIASrCAYesP6-5235LL1986-07-11San Diego,CA
    2008- 42-1280-NYA
    Rk2008-2008
    431310Matt SummersPHigh SchoolChaparral (Scottsdale,AZ)HSHSAZNoP6-1195LR1989-08-17Phoenix,AZ
    2011-  4- 148-MIN
    AA2009-2015
    441339Evan OcheltreeOFCollegeWake ForestNCAA 1JrNCNoOF6-3180LL1986-08-04Richmond,VA
    2008- 44-1339-NYA
    NCAA2006-2009
    451367Creede SimpsonSSHigh SchoolAuburn (Auburn,AL)HSHSALNo1B-2B6-2180RR1989-09-08Auburn,AL
    2012- 25- 762-BAL
    A+2010-2014
    461394Matt VeltmannPCollegeSan Diego City CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP6-5200RR1988-11-20San Diego,CA
    2008- 46-1394-NYA
    NCAA2009-2009
    471421Ryan FlanneryPCollegeFairleigh DickinsonNCAA 1SrNJYesP6-3245RR1986-01-06Carlstadt,NJ
    2008- 47-1421-NYA
    AA2007-2012
    481448Collin BrennanPCollegeBradleyNCAA 1SoILNoP6-7210LR1986-12-23Williamsville,IL
    2008- 48-1448-NYA
    Indy2006-2009
    491475John FolinoPCollegeConnecticutNCAA 1JrCTNoP6-4190LR1987-01-15Quincy,MA
    2009- 27- 819-SLN
    NCAA2006-2009
    501502Nik TurleyPHigh SchoolHarvard-Westlake (North Hollywood,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3210LL1989-09-11La Canada,CA
    2008- 50-1502-NYA
    MLB2017-20172008-2017
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