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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 5 June-Reg Vernon Wells   Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Bowie (Arlington,TX) 1.80 lf 6-1 210 R R 1978-12-08 Shreveport,LA MLB 1999-2013 1997-2013
1997 3 89 June-Reg Billy Brown Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Florida Atlantic 0.00 of 6-0 190 R R 1976-03-09 Ridgewood,NJ A+ -- 1996-2005
1997 4 119 June-Reg Woody Heath Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Green River CC 0.00 p 6-0 170 R R 1976-08-19 Oakland,CA A+ -- 1997-2000
1997 5 149 June-Reg Michael Young Toronto Blue Jays Yes College UC Santa Barbara 0.00 3b 6-1 175 R R 1976-10-19 Covina,CA MLB 2000-2013 1995-2013
1997 6 179 June-Reg Paul Chiaffredo Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Santa Clara 0.00 c 6-2 206 R R 1976-05-30 Atlanta,GA AAA -- 1997-2006
1997 7 209 June-Reg Matt McClellan Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Oakland 0.00 p 6-7 220 R R 1976-08-13 Toledo,OH AAA -- 1997-2004
1997 8 239 June-Reg Joe Casey   Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Twin Valley (Elverson,PA) 0.00 p 6-0 185 R R 1979-01-25 Media,PA AAA -- 1997-2002
1997 9 269 June-Reg Carlos Ortiz Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Loara (Anaheim,CA) 0.00 1b 6-4 225 R R 1979-08-07 Orange,CA Rk -- 1997-1997
1997 10 299 June-Reg Matt Bowser Toronto Blue Jays No HS Tarpon Springs (Tarpon Springs,FL) 0.00 of 6-3 205 L L 1979-03-08 Cleveland,OH AA -- 1998-2004
1997 11 329 June-Reg Ron Bost Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Central Cabarrus (Concord,NC) 0.00 p 6-2 175 L L 1979-07-24 Charlotte,NC A- -- 1997-1999
1997 12 359 June-Reg Randy Eversgerd Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Eastern Illinois 0.00 p 6-0 180 R R 1976-08-28 Centralia,IL A+ -- 1997-2000
1997 13 389 June-Reg Travis Hubbel   Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Eastglen Composite (Edmonton,AB) 0.00 p 6-0 190 R R 1979-06-27 Edmonton,AB AA -- 1997-2003
1997 14 419 June-Reg Cameron Reimers Toronto Blue Jays No HS Sentinel (Missoula,MT) 0.00 p 6-5 200 R R 1978-09-15 Missoula,MT AAA -- 1999-2005
1997 15 449 June-Reg Colin Brackeen Toronto Blue Jays Yes College St. Olaf 0.00 p 6-0 200 L L 1975-03-08 West Palm Beach,FL A+ -- 1997-2002
1997 16 479 June-Reg Dustin Seale   Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Safford (Safford,AZ) 0.00 p 6-1 195 L L 1977-12-02 Safford,AZ AAA -- 1997-2003
1997 17 509 June-Reg Dan Barnett Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Linfield College 0.00 c 5-10 180 R R 1980-03-31 Avon Park,FL A+ -- 2002-2005
1997 18 539 June-Reg Matt Weimer Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Penn State 0.00 p 6-2 190 R R 1974-11-21 Charlottesville,VA AA -- 1994-2002
1997 19 569 June-Reg Erik Lorenz Toronto Blue Jays Yes College UW Whitewater 0.00 p 6-0 170 R R 1974-09-25 La Crosse,WI -- -- --
1997 20 599 June-Reg Mark Hendrickson Toronto Blue Jays Yes FA Washington 0.00 p 6-9 230 L L 1974-06-23 Mount Vernon,WA MLB 2002-2011 1998-2014
1997 21 629 June-Reg David Huggins Toronto Blue Jays Yes College McNeese State 0.00 p 6-5 190 R R 1975-12-19 Sealy,TX AA -- 1997-2001
1997 22 659 June-Reg John Sneed Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Texas A&M 0.00 p 6-7 250 L R 1976-06-30 Houston,TX AAA -- 1995-2003
1997 23 689 June-Reg Derek DeVaughan Toronto Blue Jays No College Seminole Florida 0.00 p 6-5 215 R R 1977-08-30 Binger,OK College -- 1999-1999
1997 24 719 June-Reg Anthony Salley Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Wofford 0.00 p 6-0 185 L L 1975-09-23 West Columbia,SC A -- 1997-1998
1997 25 749 June-Reg Perfecto Gaud Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Luis Munoz Marin (Anasco,PR) 0.00 p 6-4 210 L L 1978-12-04 Yauco,PR Rk -- 1998-1999
1997 26 779 June-Reg Floyd Mack Toronto Blue Jays No HS Mays (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 of 6-3 200 R R 1978-11-29 Atlanta,GA College -- 1999-1999
1997 27 809 June-Reg Fred Smith Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Volunteer State CC 0.00 of 6-2 172 R R 1978-05-27 Lexington,KY A- -- 1998-1999
1997 28 839 June-Reg Andrew Barrett Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Stadium (Tacoma,WA) 0.00 of 6-0 175 L R 1979-07-12 Fairbanks,AK Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 29 869 June-Reg Juan Santos Toronto Blue Jays Yes College FSC at jacksonville 0.00 c-1b 6-3 186 B R 1978-03-14 Bayamon,PR A+ -- 1998-2002
1997 30 899 June-Reg Tim Lacefield Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Harding 0.00 p 6-3 175 R R 1975-09-08 Searcy,AR A- -- 1997-1997
1997 31 929 June-Reg Jermaine Davis Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Chesnee (Chesnee,SC) 0.00 of 6-4 230 R R 1978-09-09 Columbus,NC A- -- 1998-1999
1997 32 959 June-Reg Sean Green Toronto Blue Jays No HS Male (Louisville,KY) 0.00 p 6-6 230 R R 1979-04-20 Louisville,KY MLB 2006-2011 1998-2012
1997 33 989 June-Reg Taylor Smith Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Green Valley (Henderson,NV) 0.00 p 6-3 195 R R 1978-12-15 Salt Lake City,UT A+ -- 1998-2000
1997 34 1019 June-Reg Jamie Jenkins   Toronto Blue Jays No HS James M. Hill (Miramichi,NB) 0.00 p 6-6 215 R R 1979-01-05 Miramichi,NB -- -- --
1997 35 1049 June-Reg Josh Stevens Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Jurupa Valley (Mira Loma,CA) 0.00 p 6-4 200 R R 1979-06-06 Upland,CA AAA -- 1998-2007
1997 36 1079 June-Reg Simon Stoner   Toronto Blue Jays No HS Duchess Park (Prince George,BC) 0.00 p 6-5 225 R R 1979-06-15 Prince George,BC Indy -- 2001-2002
1997 37 1109 June-Reg Jason Burkley Toronto Blue Jays No HS Lexington Catholic (Lexington,KY) 0.00 c-3b 6-2 225 R R 1978-12-04 Lexington,KY College -- 1999-2002
1997 38 1139 June-Reg Chivas Clark Toronto Blue Jays Yes HS Northeast (Macon,GA) 0.00 of 6-2 185 L L 1978-11-25 Macon,GA A -- 1999-2000
1997 39 1169 June-Reg Matt Easterday Toronto Blue Jays No HS Newton (Covington,GA) 0.00 2b 6-1 188 R R 1979-05-03 Conyers,GA AAA -- 1998-2003
1997 40 1199 June-Reg Michael Ramsey Toronto Blue Jays No HS Columbus (Columbus,GA) 0.00 of 6-1 196 R R 1979-08-18 Columbus,GA -- -- --
1997 41 1229 June-Reg Patrick Versluis Toronto Blue Jays No College Saddleback College 0.00 p 6-0 225 R R 1977-12-02 Mission Viejo,CA College -- 1999-1999
1997 42 1256 June-Reg Andrew Beattie Toronto Blue Jays No College Pasco-Hernando CC 0.00 of 5-10 170 B R 1978-02-28 Philadelphia,PA AAA -- 1998-2008
1997 43 1280 June-Reg Orlando Hudson Toronto Blue Jays Yes College Spartanburg Methodist 0.00 2b-3b 6-0 185 B R 1977-12-12 Darlington,SC MLB 2002-2012 1998-2012
1997 44 1303 June-Reg Todd Thompson Toronto Blue Jays No College Indian Hills CC-Centerville 0.00 p 6-0 200 R R 1977-09-01 Trail,BC Indy -- 1999-2001
1997 45 1324 June-Reg Brandon Long Toronto Blue Jays No College Central Alabama CC 0.00 p 6-2 205 L L 1978-06-18 -- -- -- --
1997 46 1344 June-Reg Brad Hawpe   Toronto Blue Jays No HS Boswell (Fort Worth,TX) 0.00 rf-1b 6-3 210 L L 1979-06-22 Fort Worth,TX MLB 2004-2013 1999-2013
1997 47 1363 June-Reg Jesus Lebron Toronto Blue Jays Yes FA Florida 0.00 of 5-11 185 R R 1977-07-25 Orlando,FL A- -- 1998-2001
1997 48 1381 June-Reg David Siboda Toronto Blue Jays No College SE Missouri State 0.00 p 6-0 180 R R 1975-04-24 St. Charles,MO -- -- --
1997 49 1398 June-Reg Anthony Novelli Toronto Blue Jays No College West Valley College 0.00 p 6-4 210 R R 1976-12-28 San Jose,CA -- -- --
1997 50 1415 June-Reg Michael Albert Toronto Blue Jays No College Grossmont 0.00 ss 5-10 160 R R 1977-12-15 -- -- -- --
1997 51 1430 June-Reg Chad Schmidt Toronto Blue Jays No College Blinn College 0.00 of 6-1 180 L L 1978-04-05 Skidmore,TX -- -- --
1997 52 1444 June-Reg Chad Qualls Toronto Blue Jays No College Los Angeles Harbor College 0.00 p 6-5 205 R R 1978-08-17 Lomita,CA MLB 2004-2017 1999-2017
1997 53 1458 June-Reg Jeff Nettles Toronto Blue Jays No College Palomar College 0.00 if 6-0 200 R R 1978-08-20 Englewood,NJ AAA -- 1998-2012
1997 54 1471 June-Reg Craig Lariz Toronto Blue Jays No College Indian River CC 0.00 1b 6-6 270 R R 1977-12-05 Key West,FL College -- 1999-1999
1997 55 1482 June-Reg Rashard Casey Toronto Blue Jays No College Penn State 0.00 of 6-3 195 R R 1978-04-16 Hoboken,NJ -- -- --
1997 56 1493 June-Reg Arlyn Dozier   Toronto Blue Jays No HS Vermillion Catholic (Abbeville,LA) 0.00 of 6-2 195 R R 1978-05-09 Abbeville,LA -- -- --
1997 57 1504 June-Reg Travis Cole Toronto Blue Jays No HS Lakeridge (Lake Oswego,OR) 0.00 p 6-4 200 R R 1979-06-14 Lake Oswego,OR College -- 2001-2001
1997 58 1515 June-Reg Billy Traber Toronto Blue Jays No HS El Segundo (El Segundo,CA) 0.00 p 6-5 205 L L 1979-09-18 Torrance,CA MLB 2003-2009 1998-2010
1997 59 1526 June-Reg Michael Willetts Toronto Blue Jays No College Abraham Baldwin 0.00 p 6-2 210 R R 1977-09-18 -- -- -- --
1997 60 1535 June-Reg Brandon Tellis   Toronto Blue Jays No HS Charleston (Charleston,MS) 0.00 of 6-2 190 L L 1978-09-20 Charleston,MS College -- 1998-2001
1997 61 1542 June-Reg Gary Peete Toronto Blue Jays No College Itawamba CC 0.00 of 6-2 180 R R 1977-12-01 Munford,TN -- -- --
1997 62 1547 June-Reg Matt Dempsey Toronto Blue Jays No College Cypress College 0.00 1b 6-4 205 R R 1977-03-27 -- -- -- --
1997 63 1552 June-Reg Charles Lawrence Toronto Blue Jays No HS Lakeside (Atlanta,GA) 0.00 of 5-10 160 R R 1978-11-27 Atlanta,GA -- -- --
1997 64 1557 June-Reg Jeremiah Barnes Toronto Blue Jays No HS Downey (Downey,CA) 0.00 p 6-2 195 R R 1979-04-30 Downey,CA -- -- --
1997 65 1562 June-Reg William Wagner   Toronto Blue Jays No HS Elmore County (Eclectic,AL) 0.00 of 6-3 210 R R 1979-03-04 Eclectic,AL -- -- --
1997 66 1567 June-Reg Cameron Newitt Toronto Blue Jays No College Northwest Shoals CC 0.00 p 6-2 200 R R 1977-09-15 -- College -- 1998-1999
1997 67 1572 June-Reg David Steffler Toronto Blue Jays No College Winthrop 0.00 p 6-2 175 R R 1976-03-17 Peterborough,ON College -- 1996-1999
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