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2008 Chicago White Sox

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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 8 June-Reg Gordon Beckham Chicago White Sox Yes College Georgia 2.60 2b 6-0 175 R R 1986-09-16 Atlanta,GA MLB 2009-2019 2006-2019
2008 3 86 June-Reg Brent Morel Chicago White Sox Yes College Cal Poly 0.44 3b 6-1 220 R R 1987-04-21 Bakersfield,CA MLB 2010-2015 2006-2017
2008 4 120 June-Reg Drew O'Neil Chicago White Sox Yes College Penn State 0.26 p 6-3 200 R R 1985-11-08 Atlanta,GA A+ -- 2005-2010
2008 5 150 June-Reg Daniel Hudson Chicago White Sox Yes College Old Dominion 0.18 p 6-3 215 R R 1987-03-09 Virginia Beach,VA MLB 2009-2022 2006-2022
2008 6 180 June-Reg Ken Williams Chicago White Sox Yes College Wichita State 0.15 lf 6-0 180 B R 1986-05-22 San Jose,CA AA -- 2005-2012
2008 7 210 June-Reg Jordan Danks Chicago White Sox Yes College Texas 0.53 cf-of 6-5 210 L R 1986-08-07 Round Rock,TX MLB 2012-2015 2006-2015
2008 8 240 June-Reg Kevin Dubler Chicago White Sox Yes College Illinois State 0.11 c 6-1 200 L R 1987-02-18 Downers Grove,IL AA -- 2006-2012
2008 9 270 June-Reg Ryan Strauss Chicago White Sox Yes College Florida State 0.03 of 6-2 200 R R 1985-10-21 Tampa,FL Rk -- 2005-2008
2008 10 300 June-Reg Stephen Sauer Chicago White Sox Yes College Arizona State 0.07 p 6-2 180 R R 1986-08-13 Las Vegas,NV A+ -- 2008-2012
2008 11 330 June-Reg Charles Leesman Chicago White Sox Yes College Xavier 0.00 p 6-4 210 L L 1987-03-10 Cincinnati,OH MLB 2013-2014 2006-2017
2008 12 360 June-Reg Steven Upchurch   Chicago White Sox Yes HS Faith Academy (Mobile,AL) 0.00 p 6-5 190 R R 1989-09-14 Mobile,AL A+ -- 2008-2013
2008 13 390 June-Reg Dexter Carter Chicago White Sox Yes College Old Dominion 0.00 p 6-6 195 R R 1987-02-05 Murfreesboro,NC A -- 2007-2012
2008 14 420 June-Reg Jorden Merry Chicago White Sox No College Washington 0.00 p 6-1 190 R R 1987-06-30 Richland,WA AA -- 2007-2010
2008 15 450 June-Reg Tyler Kuhn Chicago White Sox Yes College West Virginia 0.00 of 5-10 185 L R 1986-09-09 Louisville,KY AAA -- 2005-2014
2008 16 480 June-Reg Brett Basham Chicago White Sox No College Mississippi 0.00 c 6-2 205 R R 1986-09-08 Knoxville,TN A -- 2006-2010
2008 17 510 June-Reg Jonathan Weaver Chicago White Sox No HS East Leyden (Franklin Park,IL) 0.00 p 6-3 185 R R 1990-05-20 Franklin Park,IL Rk -- 2011-2012
2008 18 540 June-Reg Josh Billeaud Chicago White Sox Yes College Southern Miss 0.00 p 6-3 210 R R 1987-03-22 Scott,LA Rk -- 2008-2010
2008 19 570 June-Reg Justin Kuehn Chicago White Sox Yes College Santa Clara 0.00 p 6-2 190 R R 1987-06-09 Santa Monica,CA Rk -- 2006-2009
2008 20 600 June-Reg Justin Greene Chicago White Sox Yes College Francis Marion 0.00 of 6-0 185 R R 1985-10-10 Goose Creek,SC AAA -- 2005-2019
2008 21 630 June-Reg Drew Garcia Chicago White Sox Yes College UC Riverside 0.00 2b-ss 6-0 175 B R 1986-04-22 Poway,CA AAA -- 2005-2015
2008 22 660 June-Reg Jose Vargas Chicago White Sox Yes College Ventura College 0.00 3b 6-3 225 R R 1987-12-15 Ventura,CA AAA -- 2008-2021
2008 23 690 June-Reg Kyle Long   Chicago White Sox No HS St. Anne's Belfield (Charlottesville,VA) 0.00 p 6-7 295 L L 1988-12-05 Charlottesville,VA -- -- --
2008 24 720 June-Reg Brett Graffy Chicago White Sox Yes College Notre Dame 0.00 p 6-2 195 R R 1987-03-12 Clearwater,FL Rk -- 2006-2009
2008 25 750 June-Reg Taylor Thompson Chicago White Sox No College Auburn 0.00 p 6-5 225 R R 1987-06-18 Montgomery,AL MLB 2014-2014 2007-2016
2008 26 780 June-Reg Jorge Castillo Chicago White Sox Yes College Florida Intl 0.00 lf 6-2 225 L R 1986-09-26 Miami Beach,FL A -- 2005-2010
2008 27 810 June-Reg Doug Thennis Chicago White Sox Yes College Texas Tech 0.00 1b 6-3 210 R R 1986-02-19 Roseville,CA Rk -- 2007-2012
2008 28 840 June-Reg Brandon Short Chicago White Sox Yes College St. Johns River CC 0.00 of 6-1 195 R R 1988-09-09 Mechanicsville,MD AAA -- 2008-2014
2008 29 870 June-Reg Randall Thorpe Chicago White Sox No HS Heritage (Colleyville,TX) 0.00 lf-cf 6-0 170 R R 1989-04-02 Arlington,TX Rk -- 2009-2012
2008 30 900 June-Reg Kevin Asselin Chicago White Sox Yes College Sonoma State 0.00 p 6-1 180 R R 1985-02-16 Rohnert Park,CA AAA -- 2008-2012
2008 31 930 June-Reg James McCann Chicago White Sox No HS Dos Pueblos (Goleta,CA) 0.00 c 6-3 220 B R 1990-06-13 Santa Barbara,CA MLB 2014-2022 2009-2022
2008 32 960 June-Reg Concepcion Marrero Chicago White Sox No HS Reynoldsburg (Reynoldsburg,OH) 0.00 2b 5-11 190 R R 1989-06-02 Reynoldsburg,OH -- -- --
2008 33 990 June-Reg Eddie Young Chicago White Sox No HS Christian (El Cajon,CA) 0.00 ss 5-11 180 L R 1989-10-19 El Cajon,CA Indy -- 2010-2015
2008 34 1020 June-Reg Marcus Semien   Chicago White Sox No HS St. Mary's College (Berkeley,CA) 0.00 2b 6-0 195 R R 1990-09-17 El Cerrito,CA MLB 2013-2022 2009-2022
2008 35 1050 June-Reg Harold Riggins Chicago White Sox No HS Normal West (Normal,IL) 0.00 1b 6-3 230 R R 1990-03-06 Normal,IL AA -- 2009-2015
2008 36 1080 June-Reg Jordan Keegan Chicago White Sox No HS Silverado (Las Vegas,NV) 0.00 lf 6-0 175 L L 1989-12-23 Las Vegas,NV Rk -- 2010-2011
2008 37 1110 June-Reg Terry Doyle Chicago White Sox Yes College Boston College 0.00 p 6-4 225 R R 1985-11-02 Concord,MA AAA -- 2005-2016
2008 38 1140 June-Reg Steve Domecus Chicago White Sox No College Moorpark College 0.00 c 6-3 220 R R 1987-06-29 Novato,CA A+ -- 2007-2013
2008 39 1170 June-Reg Rusty Shellhorn Chicago White Sox No HS Central Valley (Spokane Valley,WA) 0.00 p 5-10 180 L L 1990-02-25 Spokane,WA A+ -- 2009-2014
2008 40 1200 June-Reg Mark Hawkenson Chicago White Sox No HS Red Mountain (Mesa,AZ) 0.00 p 6-2 185 R R 1990-06-09 Chicago,IL College -- 2010-2010
2008 41 1230 June-Reg Mason Radeke Chicago White Sox No College Santa Barbara City College 0.00 p 6-1 175 R R 1990-06-13 Santa Barbara,CA AA -- 2009-2015
2008 42 1260 June-Reg Steve Sabatino Chicago White Sox No HS Lockport Township (Lockport,IL) 0.00 p 6-2 200 L L 1990-03-08 Lockport,IL A+ -- 2009-2015
2008 43 1290 June-Reg Cory Farris Chicago White Sox No HS Boone County (Florence,KY) 0.00 rf 6-0 190 L R 1989-12-29 Cincinnati,OH Rk -- 2009-2012
2008 44 1320 June-Reg CJ Cron Chicago White Sox No HS Mountain Pointe (Phoenix,AZ) 0.00 1b 6-4 235 R R 1990-01-05 Phoenix,AZ MLB 2014-2022 2009-2022
2008 45 1349 June-Reg Julian Kenner Chicago White Sox No HS Whitney Young (Chicago,IL) 0.00 ss 6-0 185 R R 1990-04-23 Chicago,IL College -- 2009-2009
2008 46 1377 June-Reg Lee Fischer Chicago White Sox Yes College Missouri 0.00 ss 6-4 170 R R 1986-07-31 Oak Lawn,IL AAA -- 2005-2009
2008 47 1404 June-Reg Dan Hayden Chicago White Sox No College Xavier 0.00 c 5-10 220 R R 1984-05-29 Cincinnati,OH College -- 2004-2008
2008 48 1431 June-Reg Ricardo Alvarez Chicago White Sox No HS San Fernando (San Fernando,CA) 0.00 2b 5-5 150 R R 1990-09-27 San Fernando,CA -- -- --
2008 49 1458 June-Reg Travis Otto Chicago White Sox No HS Wheaton North (Wheaton,IL) 0.00 1b 6-6 210 R R 1990-03-01 Wheaton,IL -- -- --
2008 50 1485 June-Reg Steven Florence Chicago White Sox No HS Simeon Career Academy (Chicago,IL) 0.00 ss 5-11 150 R R 1990-09-06 Chicago,IL -- -- --
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