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1997 Atlanta Braves

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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1997 1 29 June-Reg Troy Cameron Atlanta Braves Yes HS St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale,FL) 0.83 3b 5-11 180 B R 1978-08-31 Hollywood,FL AAA -- 1997-2005
1997 2 80 June-Reg Joey Nation Atlanta Braves Yes HS Putnam City (Oklahoma City,OK) 0.00 p 6-2 205 L L 1978-09-28 Oklahoma City,OK MLB 2000-2000 1997-2001
1997 3 112 June-Reg Juan Velazquez   Atlanta Braves Yes HS Jose Campeche (San Lorenzo,PR) 0.00 ss 5-11 150 B R 1978-08-22 San Lorenzo,PR AAA -- 1997-2005
1997 4 142 June-Reg Cory Aldridge Atlanta Braves Yes HS Cooper (Abilene,TX) 0.00 rf 6-0 210 L R 1979-06-13 San Angelo,TX MLB 2001-2010 1997-2015
1997 5 172 June-Reg Horacio Ramirez Atlanta Braves Yes HS Inglewood (Inglewood,CA) 0.00 p 6-1 170 L L 1979-11-24 Carson,CA MLB 2003-2011 1997-2021
1997 6 202 June-Reg Brett Groves Atlanta Braves No HS Tampa Bay Technical (Tampa,FL) 0.00 ss 6-0 185 B R 1978-10-01 Tampa,FL AA -- 1998-2006
1997 7 232 June-Reg Bry Ewan Atlanta Braves Yes HS Belton (Belton,TX) 0.00 1b 6-2 205 R R 1978-08-02 Oklahoma City,OK A -- 1997-2000
1997 8 262 June-Reg Ryan Lehr Atlanta Braves Yes HS Grossmont (El Cajon,CA) 0.00 of 5-11 200 R R 1979-02-15 San Diego,CA A+ -- 1997-2008
1997 9 292 June-Reg Ryan Snare Atlanta Braves No HS East Lake (Tarpon Springs,FL) 0.00 p 6-0 190 L L 1979-02-08 Clearwater,FL MLB 2004-2004 1998-2006
1997 10 322 June-Reg Gary Loudon Atlanta Braves No College Shippensburg Pennsylvania 0.00 p 6-5 205 R R 1976-05-19 Sidney,NY A -- 1999-2003
1997 11 352 June-Reg Greg Strickland Atlanta Braves Yes College Cumberland 0.00 of 5-10 170 L L 1975-11-08 Paris,TN A -- 1997-2004
1997 12 382 June-Reg Manny Crespo Atlanta Braves No HS Westminster Christian (Miami,FL) 0.00 c 5-10 185 R R 1979-01-04 Miami Beach,FL A+ -- 1998-2003
1997 13 412 June-Reg Doug Dent Atlanta Braves Yes FA California 0.00 p 6-8 210 R R 1977-03-23 Bellevue,WA AA -- 1998-2002
1997 14 442 June-Reg Chris Frazier   Atlanta Braves No HS Salado (Salado,TX) 0.00 p 6-2 205 R R 1979-01-24 Salado,TX College -- 1998-2001
1997 15 472 June-Reg Jon Ciravolo Atlanta Braves Yes College Kean 0.00 p 6-1 190 B R 1975-09-26 Kenilworth,NJ A -- 1997-1998
1997 16 502 June-Reg Jason Hairston Atlanta Braves Yes College Washington State 0.00 c 6-2 212 R R 1976-05-03 Portland,OR A -- 1996-1998
1997 17 532 June-Reg Richard Thieme Atlanta Braves Yes College Georgia Tech 0.00 p 6-1 216 L L 1975-10-10 Lakemont,CA A -- 1995-1998
1997 18 562 June-Reg Brad Drew   Atlanta Braves No HS Waterloo Collegiate Institute (Waterloo,ON) 0.00 p 6-2 200 L L 1979-12-14 Waterloo,ON College -- 1998-2000
1997 19 592 June-Reg Stewart Smothers Atlanta Braves Yes College San Diego State 0.00 of 5-10 180 R R 1976-04-29 San Diego,CA AAA -- 1997-2002
1997 20 622 June-Reg Derrick Lewis Atlanta Braves Yes College Florida A&M 0.00 p 6-5 215 R R 1976-05-07 Montgomery,AL AAA -- 1997-2003
1997 21 652 June-Reg Mike Roberts Atlanta Braves Yes College Siena College 0.00 of 6-4 220 R R 1975-08-28 Toledo,OH A+ -- 1997-2001
1997 22 682 June-Reg Pat Schmidt Atlanta Braves Yes HS Bellefontaine (Bellefontaine,OH) 0.00 p 6-3 185 L L 1979-04-03 Bellefontaine,OH Rk -- 1997-1999
1997 23 712 June-Reg Richard Dishman Atlanta Braves Yes College Duke 0.00 p 6-5 220 R R 1975-04-26 Roosevelt Island,NY AAA -- 1997-2002
1997 24 742 June-Reg Bill Scott Atlanta Braves No HS Bishop Alemany (Mission Hills,CA) 0.00 1b 6-1 210 R R 1979-04-08 Granada Hills,CA AA -- 1998-2002
1997 25 772 June-Reg Bobby Porter Atlanta Braves Yes College Southwest Mississippi CC 0.00 p 6-4 185 B L 1977-02-22 McComb,MS Rk -- 1997-1997
1997 26 802 June-Reg Mark Burke Atlanta Braves Yes College Portland State 0.00 1b 6-0 195 L L 1975-06-07 Seattle,WA A+ -- 1997-2007
1997 27 832 June-Reg Jason Bowers Atlanta Braves Yes HS Central Cabarrus (Concord,NC) 0.00 p 6-1 175 L L 1978-01-12 Concord,NC -- -- --
1997 28 862 June-Reg Troy Allen Atlanta Braves Yes College George Washington 0.00 of 6-5 225 L R 1975-10-08 Reston,VA Rk -- 1996-1998
1997 29 892 June-Reg John Wright   Atlanta Braves No HS Walton (Defuniak Springs,FL) 0.00 p 6-5 240 R R 1977-12-14 DeFuniak Springs,FL -- -- --
1997 30 922 June-Reg Tyler Kemhus Atlanta Braves No HS Oregon City (Oregon City,OR) 0.00 3b -- -- -- -- 1979 -- -- -- --
1997 31 952 June-Reg David Lebejko Atlanta Braves Yes College Central Conn State 0.00 p 6-2 200 R R 1974-09-02 Uncasville,CT A- -- 1997-1998
1997 32 982 June-Reg Collin Wissen Atlanta Braves Yes College Texas State 0.00 of 5-11 175 L L 1975-10-12 Austin,TX A- -- 1996-1997
1997 33 1012 June-Reg Craig Carter Atlanta Braves No HS Lake Havasu (Lake Havasu,AZ) 0.00 ss 5-11 165 R R 1979-01-25 Lake Havasu City,AZ -- -- --
1997 34 1042 June-Reg Patrick Hannaway Atlanta Braves No HS Monsignor Farrell (Staten Island,NY) 0.00 p 6-4 200 R R 1979-03-14 Brooklyn,NY Rk -- 2000-2001
1997 35 1072 June-Reg Jeremy Hale   Atlanta Braves No HS Lafayette (St. Joseph,MO) 0.00 p 6-4 225 R R 1979-08-29 Kansas City,MO -- -- --
1997 36 1102 June-Reg Tim Lyons Atlanta Braves Yes College Kansas 0.00 p 6-1 170 R R 1974-09-14 Mission Viejo,CA Rk -- 1994-1997
1997 37 1132 June-Reg Mike Dolan   Atlanta Braves No HS Chattahoochee (Chattahoochee,FL) 0.00 p 6-5 185 R R 1978-12-24 Chattahoochee,FL -- -- --
1997 38 1162 June-Reg Robert Medeiros Atlanta Braves No College Hawaii 0.00 of 6-0 200 R R 1974-03-21 -- College -- 1995-1997
1997 39 1192 June-Reg Sean Vann Atlanta Braves No HS Chaparral (Las Vegas,NV) 0.00 of 6-4 200 R R 1979-03-17 Las Vegas,NV -- -- --
1997 40 1222 June-Reg Charlie Thames Atlanta Braves No HS Humble (Humble,TX) 0.00 p 6-1 190 R R 1979-05-23 Humble,TX AA -- 2000-2002
1997 41 1249 June-Reg William Fleck Atlanta Braves Yes College La Salle 0.00 p 6-0 175 R R 1976-08-29 Milford,NJ AA -- 1997-2001
1997 42 1274 June-Reg Paul Shanklin Atlanta Braves Yes College WVSTU 0.00 p 6-3 200 R R 1976-02-20 Stallings,WV Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 43 1297 June-Reg Anthony Limbrick Atlanta Braves No HS Skyline (Oakland,CA) 0.00 of 6-1 185 B R 1979-01-14 Oakland,CA College -- 1999-1999
1997 44 1319 June-Reg Matthew Price   Atlanta Braves No HS Greater Atlanta Christian (Norcross,GA) 0.00 p 6-4 230 R R 1979-04-14 Charlotte,NC Rk -- 1998-2002
1997 45 1340 June-Reg Justin Dansby Atlanta Braves Yes College Eastern OK ST 0.00 p 6-1 190 R R 1978-02-28 Ada,OK A -- 1998-1999
1997 46 1359 June-Reg Danny Wright Atlanta Braves No HS Dixie (St. George,UT) 0.00 p 6-5 228 R R 1977-12-14 Longview,TX MLB 2001-2004 1999-2006
1997 47 1377 June-Reg Cameron Hardy Atlanta Braves No College Florida Gateway 0.00 p 6-2 180 R R 1978-04-05 -- Indy -- 2002-2002
1997 48 1394 June-Reg Prinz Milton Atlanta Braves Yes HS West Torrance (Torrance,CA) 0.00 of 6-3 225 R R 1979-03-02 San Diego,CA Rk -- 1997-1999
1997 49 1411 June-Reg Mike Gray Atlanta Braves Yes College Cuesta College 0.00 p 6-1 170 L L 1976-12-06 Paso Robles,CA AAA -- 1998-2003
1997 50 1426 June-Reg Mike Robinson Atlanta Braves No HS Canby (Canby,OR) 0.00 p 6-4 215 R R 1978-12-05 Kansas City,MO College -- 2001-2001
1997 51 1440 June-Reg Jason Westemeir Atlanta Braves No HS Bishop Alemany (Mission Hills,CA) 0.00 p 6-3 180 R R 1978-11-09 Tulsa,OK College -- 1999-2002
1997 52 1454 June-Reg Tyler Shelton   Atlanta Braves No HS Hillsboro (Donnelison,IL) 0.00 3b 6-2 190 R R 1978-08-16 Donnellson,IL College -- 2000-2001
1997 53 1467 June-Reg Robert Coley Atlanta Braves No HS Irwin County (Ocilla,GA) 0.00 c 6-1 180 R R 1978-08-21 Ocilla,GA -- -- --
1997 54 1478 June-Reg Travis Wessel Atlanta Braves No College Morningside 0.00 p 6-2 205 L L 1976-05-21 Denison,IA Rk -- 1999-1999
1997 55 1489 June-Reg Shannon Royal   Atlanta Braves No HS Mariner (Cape Coral,FL) 0.00 p 6-2 205 L L 1978-04-06 Cape Coral,FL Rk -- 1998-2003
1997 56 1500 June-Reg Greg Dukeman Atlanta Braves Yes College Long Beach CC 0.00 p 6-8 238 R R 1978-12-06 Long Beach,CA A+ -- 1998-2003
1997 57 1511 June-Reg Anthony Purkiss Atlanta Braves No HS Golden West (Visalia,CA) 0.00 ss 5-10 185 B R 1979-03-22 Visalia,CA College -- 2000-2001
1997 58 1522 June-Reg Jorge Guerrero   Atlanta Braves No HS A.B. Miller (Fontana,CA) 0.00 2b 6-0 150 R R 1980-08-13 Sabana Grande de Palenque,DR A- -- 2000-2002
1997 59 1531 June-Reg Tony Piccotti Atlanta Braves No HS Capital (Boise,ID) 0.00 1b 6-4 210 L L 1979-02-07 Boise,ID College -- 2000-2001
1997 60 1539 June-Reg Tyler Van Patten Atlanta Braves No College Polk State 0.00 of 6-3 215 B R 1978-06-17 New Smyrna Beach,FL -- -- --
1997 61 1545 June-Reg Travis Harrington Atlanta Braves No HS Columbia (Lake City,FL) 0.00 ss 5-9 170 R R 1979-06-07 Lake City,FL -- -- --
1997 62 1550 June-Reg Jerel Johnson Atlanta Braves No HS Ronald E. McNair (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 3b 6-0 185 R R 1979-08-22 Atlanta,GA College -- 1998-2001
1997 63 1555 June-Reg Joey Alvarez Atlanta Braves No HS Temple (Temple,TX) 0.00 c 5-10 185 R R 1978-11-06 Temple,TX College -- 2001-2001
1997 64 1560 June-Reg Lonnie Jaguez Atlanta Braves No HS Carlsbad (Carlsbad,NM) 0.00 c 6-1 180 L R 1978-08-10 Carlsbad,NM -- -- --
1997 65 1565 June-Reg Daniel Bell Atlanta Braves No College Los Angeles CC 0.00 of 6-0 180 R R 1978-08-29 Los Angeles,CA Indy -- 1996-1996
1997 66 1570 June-Reg Darryl Stephens   Atlanta Braves No HS St. Pius X (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 of 6-1 185 L L 1979-09-05 Atlanta,GA College -- 2001-2001
1997 67 1575 June-Reg Chris Carmichael Atlanta Braves No HS Ronald E. McNair (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 of 5-9 182 L L 1979-08-18 Decatur,GA College -- 2000-2002
1997 68 1579 June-Reg Adam Kepler   Atlanta Braves No HS Riverwood (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 of 6-0 191 R R 1979-02-23 Atlanta,GA -- -- --
1997 69 1582 June-Reg Justin Echols   Atlanta Braves No HS Thatcher (Thatcher,AZ) 0.00 p 6-3 185 R R 1980-10-06 Phoenix,AZ AAA -- 1999-2006
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