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2008 MLB Draft by Round

2008 MLB Draft by Round

Round #3 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
35
Major Leaguers:
18
Signed Players:
33
College Players:
26
High School Players:
9
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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team pos bonus signed hilvl mlbyears stat years source school dr reg pos ht wt ba th Born place
2008 3 78 June-Reg Jake Jefferies Tampa Bay Rays c 0.52 Yes AAA -- 2006-2013 College UC Davis CA c 6-2 200 L R 1987-10-30 Merced,CA
2008 3 79 June-Reg Jordy Mercer Pittsburgh Pirates ss 0.51 Yes MLB 2012-2021 2006-2021 College Oklahoma State OK 2b-3b 6-3 190 R R 1986-08-27 Taloga,OK
2008 3 80 June-Reg Tyler Sample Kansas City Royals p 0.50 Yes AA -- 2008-2015 HS Mullen (Denver,CO) CO p 6-7 245 L R 1989-06-27 Elizabeth,CO
2008 3 81 June-Reg LJ Hoes Baltimore Orioles 2b 0.49 Yes MLB 2012-2015 2008-2017 HS St. John's College (Washington,DC) DC rf-of 6-1 181 R R 1990-03-05 Bowie,MD
2008 3 82 June-Reg Roger Kieschnick San Francisco Giants of 0.53 Yes MLB 2013-2014 2006-2016 College Texas Tech TX of 6-3 215 L R 1987-01-21 Dallas,TX
2008 3 83 June-Reg Edgar Olmos Florida Marlins p 0.48 Yes MLB 2013-2015 2008-2018 HS Birmingham (Van Nuys,CA) CA p 6-5 180 L L 1990-04-12 Van Nuys,CA
2008 3 84 June-Reg Zach Stewart Cincinnati Reds p 0.45 Yes MLB 2011-2012 1999-2019 College Texas Tech TX p 6-2 205 R R 1986-09-28 Wichita Falls,TX
2008 3 85 June-Reg Stephen Fife   Boston Red Sox p 0.46 Yes MLB 2012-2014 2007-2018 College Utah UT p 6-3 210 R R 1986-10-04 Boise,ID
2008 3 86 June-Reg Brent Morel Chicago White Sox 3b 0.44 Yes MLB 2010-2015 2006-2017 College Cal Poly CA 3b 6-1 220 R R 1987-04-21 Bakersfield,CA
2008 3 87 June-Reg Danny Espinosa Washington Nationals ss 0.53 Yes MLB 2010-2017 2006-2021 College Long Beach State CA 2b 6-0 190 B R 1987-04-25 Santa Ana,CA
2008 3 88 June-Reg Chase Davidson Houston Astros 1b 0.00 No A -- 2009-2013 HS Milton (Milton,GA) GA 1b 6-5 222 L R 1990-01-14 Alpharetta,GA
2008 3 89 June-Reg Tim Murphy Texas Rangers p 0.44 Yes AA -- 2006-2012 College UCLA CA p 6-2 205 L L 1987-05-07 La Mesa,CA
2008 3 90 June-Reg Preston Paramore Oakland Athletics c 0.43 Yes AAA -- 2006-2014 College Arizona State AZ c 6-3 205 B R 1986-10-30 McKinney,TX
2008 3 91 June-Reg Niko Vasquez St. Louis Cardinals ss 0.42 Yes AAA -- 2008-2021 HS Durango (Las Vegas,NV) NV 3b-2b 5-11 175 R R 1989-02-26 Las Vegas,NV
2008 3 92 June-Reg Bobby Lanigan Minnesota Twins p 0.42 Yes AAA -- 2007-2013 College Adelphi NY p 6-4 220 R R 1987-05-05 Staten Island,NY
2008 3 93 June-Reg Kyle Russell Los Angeles Dodgers of 0.41 Yes AAA -- 2006-2013 College Texas TX of 6-5 190 L L 1986-06-27 Tomball,TX
2008 3 94 June-Reg Logan Schafer Milwaukee Brewers of 0.40 Yes MLB 2011-2016 2007-2017 College Cal Poly CA lf 6-1 170 L L 1986-09-08 San Jose,CA
2008 3 95 June-Reg Andrew Liebel Toronto Blue Jays p 0.34 Yes AA -- 2005-2012 College Long Beach State CA p 6-1 195 R R 1986-03-22 Pomona,CA
2008 3 96 June-Reg Craig Kimbrel Atlanta Braves p 0.39 Yes MLB 2010-2022 2008-2022 College Wallace State CC AL p 6-0 215 R R 1988-05-28 Huntsville,AL
2008 3 97 June-Reg Chris Carpenter Chicago Cubs p 0.39 Yes MLB 2011-2012 2005-2015 College Kent State OH p 6-4 215 R R 1985-12-26 Kent,OH
2008 3 98 June-Reg Aaron Pribanic Seattle Mariners p 0.39 Yes AA -- 2008-2012 College Nebraska NE p 6-4 200 R R 1986-09-01 Fairfax,VA
2008 3 99 June-Reg Scott Green Detroit Tigers p 0.37 Yes A+ -- 2005-2011 College Kentucky KY p 6-7 240 R R 1985-08-10 Dayton,OH
2008 3 100 June-Reg Kirk Nieuwenhuis New York Mets cf 0.36 Yes MLB 2012-2017 2008-2019 College Azusa Pacific CA of 6-3 210 L R 1987-08-07 Santa Maria,CA
2008 3 101 June-Reg Blake Tekotte San Diego Padres of 0.36 Yes MLB 2011-2013 2006-2016 College Miami FL cf-of 5-11 180 L R 1987-05-24 Columbia,MO
2008 3 102 June-Reg Vance Worley Philadelphia Phillies p 0.36 Yes MLB 2010-2017 2006-2021 College Long Beach State CA p 6-2 220 R R 1987-09-25 Sacramento,CA
2008 3 103 June-Reg Aaron Weatherford Colorado Rockies p 0.35 Yes A -- 2006-2009 College Mississippi State MS p 6-1 189 R R 1986-12-19 Fort Walton Beach,FL
2008 3 104 June-Reg Kevin Eichhorn Arizona Diamondbacks p 0.50 Yes A+ -- 2008-2014 HS Aptos (Aptos,CA) CA p 6-0 170 R R 1990-02-06 Aptos,CA
2008 3 105 June-Reg Ryan Chaffee Los Angeles Angels p 0.34 Yes AAA -- 2009-2021 College Chipola FL p 6-2 200 R R 1988-05-18 Bellevue,NE
2008 3 106 June-Reg David Adams New York Yankees 2b 0.33 Yes MLB 2013-2013 2006-2016 College Virginia VA 3b-2b 6-2 205 R R 1987-05-15 Margate,FL
2008 3 107 June-Reg Cord Phelps Cleveland Baseball Team 2b 0.33 Yes MLB 2011-2014 2006-2015 College Stanford CA 2b 6-2 200 B R 1987-01-23 Palo Alto,CA
2008 3 108 June-Reg Kyle Weiland Boston Red Sox p 0.32 Yes MLB 2011-2012 2006-2014 College Notre Dame IN p 6-4 195 L R 1986-09-12 Albuquerque,NM
2008 3 109 June-Reg Ross Seaton   Houston Astros p 0.70 Yes AAA -- 2008-2017 HS Second Baptist School (Houston,TX) TX p 6-4 190 L R 1989-09-18 Sugar Land,TX
2008 3 110 June-Reg Jonathan Pettibone   Philadelphia Phillies p 0.50 Yes MLB 2013-2014 2008-2018 HS Esperanza (Anaheim,CA) CA p 6-5 200 L R 1990-07-19 Yorba Linda,CA
2008 3 111 June-Reg Sawyer Carroll   San Diego Padres 1b 0.13 Yes AAA -- 2007-2014 College Kentucky KY of 6-4 210 L R 1986-05-09 Henryetta,OK
2008 3 112 June-Reg Zach Cone   Los Angeles Angels of 0.00 No AA -- 2009-2017 HS Parkview (Lilburn,GA) GA of 6-2 200 R R 1989-12-14 Stone Mountain,GA
35 record(s)