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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
2008 1 10 June-Reg Jason Castro Houston Astros Yes College Stanford 2.07 c 6-3 215 L R 1987-06-18 Castro Valley,CA MLB 2010-2022 2006-2022
2008 1 38 June-Reg Jordan Lyles   Houston Astros Yes HS Hartsville (Hartsville,SC) 0.93 p 6-5 230 R R 1990-10-19 Hartsville,SC MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2008 2 56 June-Reg Jay Austin Houston Astros Yes HS North Atlanta (Atlanta,GA) 0.72 cf 5-11 170 L L 1990-08-10 Atlanta,GA AAA -- 2008-2021
2008 3 88 June-Reg Chase Davidson Houston Astros No HS Milton (Milton,GA) 0.00 1b 6-5 222 L R 1990-01-14 Alpharetta,GA A -- 2009-2013
2008 3 109 June-Reg Ross Seaton   Houston Astros Yes HS Second Baptist School (Houston,TX) 0.70 p 6-4 190 L R 1989-09-18 Sugar Land,TX AAA -- 2008-2017
2008 4 122 June-Reg TJ Steele Houston Astros Yes College Arizona 0.27 rf 6-3 215 R R 1986-09-21 Tucson,AZ AA -- 2006-2012
2008 5 152 June-Reg David Duncan Houston Astros Yes College Georgia Tech 0.19 p 6-9 230 L L 1986-06-01 New Richmond,OH A+ -- 2006-2010
2008 6 182 June-Reg J.B. Shuck Houston Astros Yes College Ohio State 0.15 lf 5-11 185 L L 1987-06-18 Galion,OH MLB 2011-2019 2006-2019
2008 7 212 June-Reg Jon Gaston Houston Astros Yes College Arizona 0.15 lf 6-0 210 L R 1986-10-13 Bellflower,CA AA -- 2006-2015
2008 8 242 June-Reg Brad Dydalewicz Houston Astros Yes HS Lake Travis (Austin,TX) 0.43 p 6-1 180 L L 1990-03-24 Austin,TX A+ -- 2008-2012
2008 9 272 June-Reg Luis Cruz   Houston Astros Yes HS Academia Santa Monica (San Juan,PR) 0.15 p 5-9 170 L L 1990-09-10 San Juan,PR AAA -- 2008-2021
2008 10 302 June-Reg Jarred Holloway Houston Astros Yes College St. Petersburg College 0.15 p 6-3 230 R L 1988-08-28 Morrilton,AR A- -- 2008-2008
2008 11 332 June-Reg Jacob Priday Houston Astros Yes College Missouri 0.00 of 6-1 218 R R 1985-10-02 Sikeston,MO A -- 2005-2008
2008 12 362 June-Reg Jeff Hulett Houston Astros Yes College NW Florida State 0.00 ss 6-0 185 R R 1987-11-16 Springfield,IL A -- 2007-2012
2008 13 392 June-Reg Kyle Godfrey Houston Astros Yes College Hiwassee College 0.00 p 6-4 200 R R 1986-02-06 Blue Ridge,GA A+ -- 2008-2011
2008 14 422 June-Reg Chris Hicks Houston Astros Yes College Georgia Tech 0.15 p 6-4 210 R R 1987-02-17 Tulsa,OK AAA -- 2006-2012
2008 15 452 June-Reg Phil Disher Houston Astros Yes College South Carolina 0.00 c 6-2 215 R R 1985-06-17 Aiken,SC A -- 2005-2009
2008 16 482 June-Reg Josh Poytress Houston Astros No HS Fowler (Fowler,CA) 0.00 p 6-1 180 L L 1990-07-20 Fowler,CA A+ -- 2009-2013
2008 17 512 June-Reg Andy Simunic Houston Astros Yes College Tennessee 0.00 of 6-0 170 R R 1985-08-07 Bloomington,IN AAA -- 2007-2014
2008 18 542 June-Reg David Flores Houston Astros Yes College Sacramento State 0.00 3b-1b 6-2 220 R R 1986-10-13 Union City,CA AA -- 2005-2011
2008 19 572 June-Reg Ashton Mowdy Houston Astros Yes College Eastern OK ST 0.00 p 6-0 185 R R 1986-06-21 Mustang,OK A+ -- 2008-2010
2008 20 602 June-Reg Shea Robin Houston Astros No College Vanderbilt 0.00 c 5-11 185 R R 1985-12-11 The Woodlands,TX College -- 2005-2008
2008 21 632 June-Reg Rodarrick Jones   Houston Astros No HS St. John (Plaquemine,LA) 0.00 rf 6-0 190 R R 1990-07-31 St. Gabriel,LA A- -- 2009-2012
2008 22 662 June-Reg Terrance Jackson Houston Astros No College North Central TX 0.00 p 6-3 185 R L 1988-09-24 Montgomery,AL Indy -- 2011-2011
2008 23 692 June-Reg Chase Huchingson Houston Astros No College Arkansas-Fort Smith 0.00 p 6-5 180 L L 1989-04-14 Fayetteville,AR AAA -- 2010-2019
2008 24 722 June-Reg Danny Meier Houston Astros Yes College Portland 0.00 of 6-3 205 R R 1985-10-28 Renton,WA A- -- 2005-2009
2008 25 752 June-Reg Mike Hacker Houston Astros Yes College Cosumnes River 0.00 p 5-9 175 L L 1985-11-06 Folsom,CA A -- 2008-2012
2008 26 782 June-Reg Shane Wolf Houston Astros Yes College Ithaca College 0.00 p 6-3 225 L L 1986-09-10 Ithaca,NY AA -- 2005-2011
2008 27 812 June-Reg Nate Pettus Houston Astros Yes College Western Oklahoma State 0.00 p 6-1 200 R R 1988-10-09 Tulsa,OK A -- 2008-2012
2008 28 842 June-Reg Zach Grimmett   Houston Astros Yes HS Beggs (Beggs,OK) 0.10 p 6-3 185 R R 1990-02-05 Beggs,OK A+ -- 2008-2013
2008 29 872 June-Reg Chris Jackson Houston Astros Yes College VCU 0.00 ss 5-11 185 R R 1986-12-30 Midlothian,VA A+ -- 2006-2009
2008 30 902 June-Reg Mike Diaz Houston Astros Yes College Southern CT State 0.00 2b 5-10 160 L R 1987-04-11 Monroe,CT A- -- 2008-2010
2008 31 932 June-Reg Philip Rummel Houston Astros Yes College Kutztown 0.00 p 6-5 235 R R 1985-06-26 Noblesville,IN A+ -- 2008-2010
2008 32 962 June-Reg B.A. Vollmuth Houston Astros No HS Biloxi (Biloxi,MS) 0.00 3b 6-3 195 R R 1989-12-23 Biloxi,MS A+ -- 2009-2014
2008 33 992 June-Reg Shawn Armstrong   Houston Astros No HS West Craven (Vanceboro,NC) 0.00 p 6-2 225 R R 1990-09-11 New Bern,NC MLB 2015-2022 2009-2022
2008 34 1022 June-Reg Jordan Jankowski Houston Astros No HS Peters Township (McMurray,PA) 0.00 p 6-1 210 R R 1989-05-17 McMurray,PA MLB 2017-2017 2009-2018
2008 35 1052 June-Reg Rene Garcia   Houston Astros Yes HS Colegio Sagrada Familia (Bayamon,PR) 0.00 c 6-0 172 R R 1990-03-21 San Juan,PR AAA -- 2008-2017
2008 36 1082 June-Reg Austin Wood Houston Astros No HS Niceville (Niceville,FL) 0.00 p 6-4 205 R R 1990-07-11 Niceville,FL AA -- 2009-2016
2008 37 1112 June-Reg Kirkland Rivers Houston Astros Yes College Texas A&M 0.00 p 6-1 195 L L 1986-01-06 Longview,TX A -- 2003-2011
2008 38 1142 June-Reg Kris Castellanos Houston Astros No HS Newsome (Lithia,FL) 0.00 p 6-3 185 L L 1990-07-01 Brandon,FL College -- 2009-2010
2008 39 1172 June-Reg Tyson Van Winkle Houston Astros No College Gonzaga 0.00 c 6-0 190 R R 1988-02-02 Vancouver,WA A+ -- 2006-2012
2008 40 1202 June-Reg Scott Lawson Houston Astros No College Grayson County 0.00 2b 5-10 185 L R 1987-08-12 Grapevine,TX A- -- 2009-2011
2008 41 1232 June-Reg Tony McClendon Houston Astros No HS Damien (La Verne,CA) 0.00 of 6-2 180 R R 1990-09-01 San Dimas,CA Indy -- 2011-2015
2008 42 1262 June-Reg Ryan Danbury Houston Astros No College North Florida CC 0.00 cf 6-2 170 R R 1987-08-31 Valdosta,GA -- -- --
2008 43 1292 June-Reg Austin Green Houston Astros No HS Patrick Henry (San Diego,CA) 0.00 c 6-2 180 R R 1990-02-22 San Diego,CA AA -- 2009-2018
2008 44 1322 June-Reg Edmond Sparks Houston Astros No College Chipola 0.00 c 5-11 200 R R 1989-02-17 Hampton,GA -- -- --
2008 45 1351 June-Reg Grayson Garvin   Houston Astros No HS The Wesleyan School (Norcross,GA) 0.00 p 6-5 217 L L 1989-10-27 Suwanee,GA AA -- 2009-2016
2008 46 1379 June-Reg Mike Modica Houston Astros No College George Mason 0.00 p 6-0 175 L L 1986-12-16 Sewell,NJ A+ -- 2006-2010
2008 47 1406 June-Reg Nathan Metroka Houston Astros Yes College Compton CC 0.00 rf 6-2 220 R R 1986-08-30 San Diego,CA A -- 2006-2009
2008 48 1433 June-Reg Danny Meszaros Houston Astros Yes College College of Charleston 0.00 p 5-10 170 R R 1985-09-06 Boca Raton,FL AAA -- 2005-2013
2008 49 1460 June-Reg Chase Lehr Houston Astros Yes College Glendale CC CA 0.00 p 6-2 185 R R 1987-10-09 Peoria,AZ A- -- 2008-2008
2008 50 1487 June-Reg Jamal Austin Houston Astros No HS Harrison (Kennesaw,GA) 0.00 of 5-10 175 R R 1990-08-26 Kennesaw,GA AA -- 2009-2016
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