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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
1998 1 15 June-Reg Clint Johnston Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Vanderbilt 1.00 1b 6-2 210 L L 1977-07-02 Vero Beach,FL AA -- 1996-2008
1998 2 58 June-Reg Jeremy Cotten   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Fuquay Varina (Fuquay Varina,NC) 0.61 if 6-3 253 R R 1980-09-24 Raleigh,NC A+ -- 1998-2002
1998 3 88 June-Reg Jeremy Harts Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Columbia (Decatur,GA) 0.30 of 6-1 192 B L 1980-06-06 Atlanta,GA AA -- 1998-2005
1998 4 118 June-Reg Eddy Furniss Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College LSU 0.00 1b 6-2 220 L L 1975-09-18 Nacogdoches,TX AA -- 1995-2002
1998 5 148 June-Reg Raynier Cardona   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Patria La Torres Ramirez (San Sebastian,PR) 0.00 c 5-11 180 B R 1980-08-26 San Sebastien,PR Rk -- 1998-2000
1998 6 178 June-Reg Brice Pelfrey Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Tate (Cantonment,FL) 0.00 ss 6-2 160 R R 1980-05-16 Cantonment,FL A- -- 1998-2000
1998 7 208 June-Reg James White Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Chico (Chico,CA) 0.00 p 6-2 185 R R 1979-11-06 Chico,CA Rk -- 1998-1999
1998 8 238 June-Reg Chuck Crowder Pittsburgh Pirates No College Georgia Tech 0.00 p 6-1 190 L L 1976-09-30 Manuta,OH AA -- 1996-2002
1998 9 268 June-Reg Giovanni Gonzalez   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Northwest Christian Academy (Miami,FL) 0.00 p 6-5 235 R R 1980-06-18 Ponce,PR A- -- 1998-2001
1998 10 298 June-Reg David Diaz Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Hialeah (Hialeah,FL) 0.00 c 6-3 200 R R 1980-07-03 Miami,FL Rk -- 1998-1999
1998 11 328 June-Reg Chris Smith Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Wantagh (Wantagh,NY) 0.00 p 5-11 210 L L 1979-12-10 Wantagh,NY A -- 1999-2005
1998 12 358 June-Reg Willie Burton Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Lake Wales (Lake Wales,FL) 0.00 of 5-10 180 R R 1978-11-13 Lake Wales,FL Rk -- 1998-1998
1998 13 388 June-Reg Benjamin Levesque Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Cary (Cary,NC) 0.00 p 6-3 187 R R 1979-10-09 Orlando,FL A -- 1998-2001
1998 14 418 June-Reg John Breck Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Bridgewater Raritan (Bridgewater,NJ) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1980 -- -- -- --
1998 15 448 June-Reg Craig House Pittsburgh Pirates No College Memphis 0.00 p 6-2 210 R R 1977-07-08 Okinawa,JP MLB 2000-2000 1996-2005
1998 16 478 June-Reg Russ Rohlicek Pittsburgh Pirates No HS College Park (Pleasant Hill,CA) 0.00 p 6-5 220 R L 1979-12-26 Walnut Creek,CA AAA -- 2001-2006
1998 17 508 June-Reg Dave Williams Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Delaware Technical & CC 0.00 p 6-2 205 L L 1979-03-12 Anchorage,AK MLB 2001-2007 1998-2011
1998 18 538 June-Reg Joe Beimel Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Duquesne 0.00 p 6-2 201 L L 1977-04-19 St. Mary's,PA MLB 2001-2015 1998-2021
1998 19 568 June-Reg Jeff Bennett   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Gordonsville (Gordonsville,TN) 0.00 p 6-3 194 R R 1980-06-10 Donelson,TN MLB 2004-2009 1985-2014
1998 20 598 June-Reg Mike Johnston Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Garrett College 0.00 p 6-3 196 L L 1979-03-30 Philadelphia,PA MLB 2004-2005 1998-2012
1998 21 628 June-Reg Mike Bumatay Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Clovis (Clovis,CA) 0.00 p 6-0 177 L L 1979-10-09 Fresno,CA AAA -- 1998-2007
1998 22 658 June-Reg Josh Miller Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Silver Bluff (Aiken,SC) 0.00 of 6-1 215 L R 1978-12-01 Aiken,SC Rk -- 1998-1999
1998 23 688 June-Reg Tyson Thompson Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Inglemoor (Kenmore,WA) 0.00 p 6-3 210 R R 1980-03-19 Edmonds,WA A- -- 1999-2001
1998 24 718 June-Reg David Hawk   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Vista West (Bakersfield,CA) 0.00 p 6-6 213 L L 1979-06-20 Bakersfield,CA A -- 2000-2002
1998 25 748 June-Reg Thom Ott   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Greenbrier Christian Academy (Chesapeake,VA) 0.00 p 6-3 195 R R 1980-03-28 Milton,FL A -- 1999-2003
1998 26 778 June-Reg Jon Switzer Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Clear Lake (Houston,TX) 0.00 p 6-3 190 L L 1979-08-13 Bowling Green,KY MLB 2003-2009 1999-2009
1998 27 808 June-Reg Casey Cloud Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College UCLA 0.00 c 6-0 200 L R 1975-05-01 Santa Barbara,CA A -- 1997-2000
1998 28 838 June-Reg Steve Sparks Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College South Alabama 0.00 p 6-4 210 R R 1975-03-28 Mobile,AL MLB 2000-2000 1997-2005
1998 29 868 June-Reg Scott Gardner Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Cardinal Gibbons (Fort Lauderdale,FL) 0.00 p 6-3 180 L L 1979-08-12 Fort Lauderdale,FL -- -- --
1998 30 898 June-Reg Matt Vorwald   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Freeport (Freeport,IL) 0.00 p 6-2 186 B R 1979-11-29 Rockford,IL A+ -- 1999-2003
1998 31 928 June-Reg Eric Tatum Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Forest Hill (West Palm Beach,FL) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1980 -- -- -- --
1998 32 958 June-Reg Wyatt Allen   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Brentwood (Franklin,TN) 0.00 p 6-4 205 R R 1980-04-12 Nashville,TN AAA -- 1999-2006
1998 33 988 June-Reg Marcus Nettles Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Whitney Young (Chicago,IL) 0.00 of 6-0 185 L L 1980-05-15 Chicago,IL AAA -- 1999-2009
1998 34 1018 June-Reg Traviss Hodge Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Highland (Palmdale,CA) 0.00 1b 6-2 215 L R 1980-11-03 Palmdale,CA -- -- --
1998 35 1048 June-Reg Trevor Hutchinson Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Torrey Pines (San Diego,CA) 0.00 p 6-5 220 R R 1979-10-08 Boulder,CO AA -- 1999-2007
1998 36 1078 June-Reg Mike Wombacher Pittsburgh Pirates No College Yavapai College 0.00 p 6-5 235 L L 1977-10-13 Cottonwood,AZ A -- 1999-2001
1998 37 1108 June-Reg Justin Fry Pittsburgh Pirates No College Ohio State 0.00 p 6-3 195 R R 1976-08-20 Munhall,PA A+ -- 1996-2001
1998 38 1138 June-Reg Shaun Skrehot Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Houston 0.00 ss 5-10 180 R R 1975-12-05 Houston,TX AAA -- 1997-2006
1998 39 1168 June-Reg Veon Harris Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College East Mississippi CC 0.00 p 6-0 175 R R 1977-03-19 Columbus,MS Rk -- 1998-1998
1998 40 1198 June-Reg Jeff Ellena Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Walnut (Walnut,CA) 0.00 if 6-0 175 R R 1979-11-03 Whittier,CA A -- 2002-2002
1998 41 1228 June-Reg Christian Ortiz Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Arcadia (Arcadia,CA) 0.00 of 6-1 190 R R 1979-08-11 Arcadia,CA -- -- --
1998 42 1258 June-Reg Scott Glaser Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College South Florida 0.00 p 5-10 160 R L 1976-05-13 Blue Island,IL A -- 1998-1999
1998 43 1286 June-Reg Eric Stanton Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College South Carolina 0.00 1b 6-3 215 R R 1977-08-30 Newberry,SC Rk -- 1996-1998
1998 44 1312 June-Reg Brian Walker Pittsburgh Pirates No College Westminster College 0.00 p 6-3 210 L L 1980-02-20 Miami,FL A+ -- 1999-2005
1998 45 1337 June-Reg Brian Cronk Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Mingus (Cottonwood,AZ) 0.00 3b-of 6-1 195 B R 1977-06-15 Grand Junction,CO A- -- 1998-1998
1998 46 1360 June-Reg Jamey Shearin Pittsburgh Pirates No HS East Wake (Raleigh,NC) 0.00 of 6-5 210 R R 1976-08-10 Knightdale,NC College -- 1999-2001
1998 47 1382 June-Reg Josh Renick Pittsburgh Pirates No College St Col of FL 0.00 2b 5-9 180 R R 1978-12-28 London,OH AA -- 2000-2007
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