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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1997 1 6 June-Reg Geoff Goetz New York Mets Yes HS Jesuit (Tampa,FL) p 5-11 165 L L 1979-03-03 Pompton Plains,NJ AA -- 1997-2006
1997 2 58 June-Reg Tyler Walker New York Mets Yes College California p 6-3 237 R R 1976-05-15 San Francisco,CA MLB 2002-2010 1995-2011
1997 3 90 June-Reg Cesar Crespo New York Mets Yes HS Colegio Catolico Notre Dame (Caguas,PR) 2b-ss 5-11 170 B R 1979-05-23 Rio Piedras,PR MLB 2001-2004 1998-2007
1997 4 120 June-Reg Michael Yancy New York Mets Yes HS Morse (San Diego,CA) of 5-11 195 R R 1979-03-26 San Diego,CA A -- 1997-2000
1997 5 150 June-Reg Brian Jenkins   New York Mets Yes HS Port St. Joe (Port St. Joe,FL) of 5-11 210 R R 1978-10-11 Panama City,FL AA -- 1997-2003
1997 6 180 June-Reg Matt Lowe   New York Mets Yes HS Walhalla (Walhalla,SC) p 6-4 220 R R 1979-04-03 Dayton,OH A -- 1997-2001
1997 7 210 June-Reg Rob Weslowski   New York Mets Yes HS Marcellus Central (Marcellus,NY) p 6-2 180 R R 1978-09-23 Syracuse,NY A+ -- 1998-2001
1997 8 240 June-Reg Vicente Rosario New York Mets Yes HS George Washington (New York,NY) of 5-9 180 R R 1978-02-02 La Vega,DR A- -- 1999-2001
1997 9 270 June-Reg Kenny Miller New York Mets Yes College Kentucky ss 5-11 170 R R 1976-06-25 Joliet,IL A+ -- 1996-1999
1997 10 300 June-Reg Garrett Atkins New York Mets No HS University (Irvine,CA) 3b 6-3 210 R R 1979-12-12 Irvine,CA MLB 2003-2010 1998-2010
1997 11 330 June-Reg John Mangieri New York Mets Yes College St. Francis (NY) p 6-2 200 R R 1976-09-24 Howard Beach,NY A+ -- 1997-2006
1997 12 360 June-Reg Nick Maness   New York Mets Yes HS North Moore (Robbins,NC) p 6-4 210 R R 1978-10-17 Pinehurst,NC AAA -- 1997-2010
1997 13 390 June-Reg Eric Cammack New York Mets Yes College Lamar p 6-1 180 R R 1975-08-14 Nederland,TX MLB 2000-2000 1995-2004
1997 14 420 June-Reg Craig Kuzmic New York Mets No College Cypress College if 6-1 195 B R 1977-05-02 Torrance,CA AAA -- 1998-2007
1997 15 450 June-Reg Jeremy Guthrie New York Mets No HS Ashland (Ashland,OR) p 6-1 200 B R 1979-04-08 Roseburg,OR MLB 2004-2017 1998-2017
1997 16 480 June-Reg Mark Proctor   New York Mets Yes HS Courtland (Spotsylvania,VA) ss 6-3 180 R R 1979-09-14 Fredericksburg,VA Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 17 510 June-Reg Bobby Hill New York Mets Yes HS Gainesville (Gainesville,GA) 2b 5-9 165 L R 1979-06-25 Natchez,MS A+ -- 1997-2002
1997 18 540 June-Reg Dominic Rich   New York Mets No HS Line Mountain (Herndon,PA) 2b 5-10 190 L R 1979-08-22 Sunbury,PA AA -- 1998-2005
1997 19 570 June-Reg Nick Rains New York Mets Yes HS Carroll (Fort Pierce,FL) of 6-1 170 R R 1978-08-12 Fort Pierce,FL Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 20 600 June-Reg Jason Roach New York Mets Yes College UNC Wilmington p 6-4 198 R R 1976-04-20 Kinston,NC MLB 2003-2003 1996-2007
1997 21 630 June-Reg Jason Brett New York Mets Yes College South Georgia College ss 6-0 175 R R 1977-04-28 Milledgeville,GA A+ -- 1997-2000
1997 22 660 June-Reg Marcellus Presley New York Mets No HS Hiram W. Johnson (Sacramento,CA) of 6-3 200 R R 1978-06-24 Sacramento,CA -- -- --
1997 23 690 June-Reg Seth Davidson New York Mets No HS University of San Diego (San Diego,CA) if 6-0 170 B R 1979-02-26 San Diego,CA AA -- 1998-2005
1997 24 720 June-Reg Jason Phillips New York Mets Yes College San Diego State c-1b 6-1 180 R R 1976-09-27 La Mesa,CA MLB 2001-2007 1997-2008
1997 25 750 June-Reg James Mayfield New York Mets No College Jefferson State CC p 6-7 220 R R 1978-10-17 Birmingham,AL A- -- 2000-2001
1997 26 780 June-Reg JD Arteaga New York Mets Yes College Miami p 6-3 227 L L 1974-08-02 Miami,FL AAA -- 1994-2002
1997 27 810 June-Reg Matt Ardizzone New York Mets No College Delaware 2b 5-8 175 B R 1976-06-29 Randolph,NJ Rk -- 1996-1998
1997 28 840 June-Reg Tony Brown New York Mets No HS Alexis I. duPont (Greenville,DE) of 6-1 190 B R 1979-09-05 Hockessin,DE A -- 1999-2003
1997 29 870 June-Reg Jose Rijo-Berger New York Mets Yes College Lewis-Clark Idaho of 5-10 190 B R 1975-02-28 Aberdeen,WA A -- 1997-1997
1997 30 900 June-Reg Jason Shuck New York Mets Yes College Carl Albert State College ss 5-11 165 R R 1979-01-29 Midwest City,OK A+ -- 1997-1998
1997 31 930 June-Reg Randy Hamilton New York Mets Yes College Northern Kentucky p 6-3 190 L L 1978-04-08 Covington,KY Rk -- 1997-1997
1997 32 960 June-Reg Jorge Santiago   New York Mets Yes College Marist 3b 5-10 160 R R 1975-07-20 Smithtown,NY A- -- 1997-1997
1997 33 990 June-Reg Shaun Mikkola New York Mets Yes HS Largo (Largo,FL) p 6-1 190 R R 1979-08-03 Clearwater,FL Rk -- 1997-2000
1997 34 1020 June-Reg Barry Paulk New York Mets No HS Southridge (Miami,FL) of 5-10 180 L R 1979-03-20 Miami,FL A -- 1998-2003
1997 35 1050 June-Reg Miguel Miranda New York Mets No HS - () 2b 6-0 175 B R 1979-06-10 Santurce,PR A -- 1999-2003
1997 36 1080 June-Reg Greg White New York Mets No College James Madison 1b 6-5 220 R R 1976-02-17 Chambersburg,PA A -- 1995-2000
1997 37 1110 June-Reg Brandon Lyon New York Mets No HS Taylorsville (Salt Lake City,UT) p 6-1 170 R R 1979-08-10 Salt Lake City,UT MLB 2001-2013 2000-2014
1997 38 1140 June-Reg Barry Wichert New York Mets No College Seminole Florida p 6-1 190 L L 1977-03-19 Weatherford,OK -- -- --
1997 39 1170 June-Reg Robert Scott New York Mets No College Cowley College 2b 6-0 180 L R 1977-09-02 -- -- -- --
1997 40 1200 June-Reg Randy Keisler New York Mets No College Navarro p 6-3 190 L L 1976-02-24 Richards,TX MLB 2000-2007 1998-2012
1997 41 1230 June-Reg David Benham New York Mets No College Liberty c 6-2 187 R R 1975-10-12 Orlando,FL AA -- 1995-2001
1997 42 1257 June-Reg Dave Lohrman New York Mets Yes College RPI p 6-6 200 R R 1975-09-16 East Amherst,NY AAA -- 1997-2002
1997 43 1281 June-Reg David DeJesus New York Mets No HS Manalapan (Englishtown,NJ) cf 6-0 175 L L 1979-12-20 Brooklyn,NY MLB 2003-2015 1998-2015
1997 44 1304 June-Reg Kevin Zaug   New York Mets No HS Carmel (Carmel,NY) p 6-3 190 R R 1978-12-15 Bronx,NY Rk -- 1999-2000
1997 45 1325 June-Reg Tony Valentine New York Mets Yes College New Hampshire 2b 5-10 180 R R 1975-01-15 Stamford,CT A- -- 1997-1998
1997 46 1345 June-Reg Jason Bowring New York Mets Yes College Riverside CC p 6-1 190 R R 1977-05-10 San Bernardino,CA A- -- 1997-1998
1997 47 1364 June-Reg Tanner Brock New York Mets No HS Lake Brantley (Altamonte Springs,FL) p 6-3 190 R R 1978-12-21 Orlando,FL Rk -- 1999-2002
1997 48 1382 June-Reg Matt Whitehead New York Mets No HS Athens (Athens,TX) p 6-1 170 R R 1978-10-20 Athens,TX -- -- --
1997 49 1399 June-Reg Jeremy Jackson New York Mets No College Mississippi State p 6-4 205 L L 1976-06-04 Meridian,MS A -- 1995-2000
1997 50 1416 June-Reg Mark Maberry New York Mets Yes College Tennessee Tech p 6-3 200 R R 1974-07-31 Cookeville,TN A+ -- 1994-2002
1997 51 1431 June-Reg Elvin Cannon New York Mets No HS Northland (Columbus,OH) of 6-4 225 R R 1979-06-03 Columbus,OH -- -- --
1997 52 1445 June-Reg Mike Tonis New York Mets No HS Elk Grove (Elk Grove,CA) c 6-3 220 R R 1979-02-09 Sacramento,CA MLB 2004-2004 1998-2004
1997 53 1459 June-Reg Mathias Fafard New York Mets Yes College Indian River CC 3b 6-1 190 R R 1976-12-21 Rockledge,FL Rk -- 1997-1999
1997 54 1472 June-Reg Anthony Sutter New York Mets No College Brookdale CC ss 6-0 185 R R 1978-02-26 Staten Island,NY A -- 1999-2001
1997 55 1483 June-Reg Brian Kuklick New York Mets No College Wake Forest p 6-4 193 R R 1976-05-23 Horsham,PA College -- 1995-1995
1997 56 1494 June-Reg Joshua Taylor New York Mets Yes College Cowley College ss 5-9 155 R R 1977-05-01 Shawnee,OK A+ -- 1998-1999
1997 57 1505 June-Reg Clark Lambert New York Mets Yes College Lipscomb c 6-0 195 R R 1975-05-09 Lewisburg,TN A+ -- 1997-1998
1997 58 1516 June-Reg Ryan LaMattina New York Mets No College St. Bonaventure p 6-2 210 L L 1976-01-14 Lake View,NY A+ -- 1995-2002
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