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1997 Baltimore Orioles

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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 22 June-Reg Jayson Werth Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Glenwood (Chatham,IL) rf 6-5 210 R R 1979-05-20 Springfield,IL MLB 2002-2017 1997-2018
1997 1 26 June-Reg Darnell McDonald   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Cherry Creek (Greenwood Village,CO) of 5-11 201 R R 1978-11-17 Fort Collins,CO MLB 2004-2013 1998-2013
1997 1 36 June-Reg Ntema Ndungidi   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Edouard Montpetit (Montreal,QC) of 6-2 199 L R 1979-03-15 Kisangani,ZR AA -- 1997-2003
1997 2 73 June-Reg Sean Douglass Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Antelope Valley (Lancaster,CA) p 6-6 200 R R 1979-04-28 Lancaster,CA MLB 2001-2005 1997-2008
1997 3 105 June-Reg Matt Riley   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Liberty (Brentwood,CA) p 6-1 201 L L 1979-08-02 Santa Ana,CA MLB 1999-2005 1998-2010
1997 4 135 June-Reg Shannon Carter   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS El Reno (El Reno,OK) of 6-0 180 L L 1979-03-23 El Reno,OK AAA -- 1997-2003
1997 5 165 June-Reg Rick Bauer Baltimore Orioles Yes College Treasure Valley CC p 6-6 212 R R 1977-01-10 Garden Grove,CA MLB 2001-2008 1997-2012
1997 6 195 June-Reg Caleb Balbuena Baltimore Orioles No College Cuesta College p 6-7 240 R R 1977-03-23 Santa Cruz,CA A+ -- 1998-2008
1997 7 225 June-Reg Ricky Casteel Baltimore Orioles Yes College Northeast Texas CC p 6-2 190 R R 1977-10-29 Texarkana,TX A -- 1997-2001
1997 8 255 June-Reg Jay Spurgeon Baltimore Orioles Yes College Hawaii p 6-6 211 R R 1976-07-05 West Covina,CA MLB 2000-2000 1995-2002
1997 9 285 June-Reg Logan Cuellar Baltimore Orioles No College Wharton County p 6-0 160 R R 1977-12-08 Houston,TX College -- 2000-2000
1997 10 315 June-Reg David Zwirchitz Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Appleton East (Appleton,WI) p 6-2 190 R R 1979-01-08 Merrill,WI Indy -- 2000-2000
1997 11 345 June-Reg Jerry Hairston Baltimore Orioles Yes College Southern Illinois 3b-lf 5-10 173 R R 1976-05-29 Des Moines,IA MLB 1998-2013 1996-2013
1997 12 375 June-Reg Darren Murphy Baltimore Orioles Yes College Grossmont p 6-3 170 L L 1976-09-13 Santee,CA A -- 1997-1998
1997 13 405 June-Reg Mack Haman Baltimore Orioles Yes College Coastal Carolina of 6-4 205 R R 1975-12-11 Wilmington,DE A -- 1997-1999
1997 14 435 June-Reg Sean Jones   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Barton (Hamilton,ON) p 6-8 215 R R 1978-04-12 Niagara Falls,ON A+ -- 1997-2004
1997 15 465 June-Reg Jordan Romero Baltimore Orioles Yes College De Anza p 6-1 170 R R 1976-10-08 Mountain View,CA A+ -- 1997-2003
1997 16 495 June-Reg Cliff Wilson Baltimore Orioles Yes College Spartanburg Methodist 3b 6-2 198 L R 1977-04-10 Lyman,SC Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 17 525 June-Reg Chris Thogersen Baltimore Orioles No HS Newbury Park (Newbury Park,CA) p 6-5 210 R R 1979-02-05 Van Nuys,CA College -- 1998-2001
1997 18 555 June-Reg Lance Surridge Baltimore Orioles No College UNC-Greensboro p 6-4 200 L R 1976-07-17 St. Paul,MN A+ -- 1998-2000
1997 19 585 June-Reg Jason Ryba   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Cuyahoga Heights (Cuyahoga Heights,OH) p 6-3 190 R R 1978-10-05 Brooklyn Heights,OH Rk -- 1997-1999
1997 20 615 June-Reg Joe Borchard Baltimore Orioles No HS Camarillo (Camarillo,CA) rf-cf 6-5 220 B R 1978-11-25 Panorama City,CA MLB 2002-2007 1998-2011
1997 21 645 June-Reg Antoine Ide Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Madison (Portland,OR) of 6-0 170 R R 1979-03-02 Portland,OR A -- 1997-2000
1997 22 675 June-Reg Juan Pacheco Baltimore Orioles Yes College Rutgers ss 6-0 170 R R 1976-11-04 Santo Domingo,DR A -- 1997-1999
1997 23 705 June-Reg Tod Lee Baltimore Orioles Yes College Georgia Southern p 6-1 235 R R 1975-09-08 LaGrange,GA A+ -- 1995-1998
1997 24 735 June-Reg Jason Taylor Baltimore Orioles No HS Billy Ryan (Denton,TX) of 5-8 170 R R 1979-02-12 Denton,TX -- -- --
1997 25 765 June-Reg Roy Wells Baltimore Orioles No HS Perry Central (Hazard,KY) p 6-3 195 B R 1978-11-17 Hazard,KY A -- 1999-2001
1997 26 795 June-Reg DJ Carrasco Baltimore Orioles Yes College Pima CC p 6-1 215 R R 1977-04-12 Safford,AZ MLB 2003-2012 1998-2012
1997 27 825 June-Reg Brian Harper Baltimore Orioles No HS Hershey (Hershey,PA) of 6-0 175 R R 1978-10-31 Hershey,PA -- -- --
1997 28 855 June-Reg Erick Eigenhuis Baltimore Orioles No HS Central Valley (Spokane Valley,WA) p 6-5 190 R R 1978-12-29 Verdale,WA College -- 2000-2003
1997 29 885 June-Reg Anthony Reed Baltimore Orioles No HS Eisenhower (Lawton,OK) p 6-2 210 R R 1979-06-18 Walters,OK Rk -- 2000-2002
1997 30 915 June-Reg Brian Schmitt Baltimore Orioles No HS Monterey (Lubbock,TX) if 6-2 200 L L 1979-05-16 Taylor,TX A -- 1999-2003
1997 31 945 June-Reg Terry Byron Baltimore Orioles No HS - () p 6-0 220 R R 1979-03-28 St. Croix,VG A+ -- 1999-2003
1997 32 975 June-Reg Gavin Wright Baltimore Orioles No HS Lufkin (Lufkin,TX) of 6-2 175 R R 1979-05-06 Lufkin,TX AA -- 1999-2005
1997 33 1005 June-Reg Andy Beal   Baltimore Orioles No HS Reidland (Paducah,KY) p 6-2 190 L L 1978-10-31 Paducah,KY AAA -- 1998-2005
1997 34 1035 June-Reg Matt Schwager Baltimore Orioles Yes College Indian Hills CC-Centerville p 6-6 222 R R 1977-10-10 Plainview,NE A+ -- 1998-2004
1997 35 1065 June-Reg Austin Bilke Baltimore Orioles No HS Beaver Dam (Beaver Dam,WI) p 6-2 220 R R 1979-08-13 Beaver Dam,WI AA -- 1998-2005
1997 36 1095 June-Reg Juan Bonilla Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Crestview (Crestview,FL) c 6-1 200 R R 1978-05-06 Tallahassee,FL A -- 1998-1999
1997 37 1125 June-Reg Rod Perry Baltimore Orioles No HS Mater Dei (Santa Ana,CA) of 5-10 195 R R 1979-02-01 Long Beach,CA A+ -- 1998-2003
1997 38 1155 June-Reg Sam Emerick Baltimore Orioles No College Lincoln Land CC p 6-4 196 R R 1977-12-06 Taylorville,IL -- -- --
1997 39 1185 June-Reg Bill Duplissea Baltimore Orioles No College College of San Mateo c 6-0 200 R R 1977-09-27 San Carlos,CA AAA -- 1999-2003
1997 40 1215 June-Reg Tommy Martin Baltimore Orioles Yes College Hillsdale College ss 5-10 175 R R 1975-09-12 Ypsilanti,MI Rk -- 1997-1998
1997 41 1242 June-Reg Shawn Curtis   Baltimore Orioles Yes HS Lexington Christian (Lexington,KY) p 6-2 190 R R 1978-05-26 Lexington,KY Rk -- 1997-1997
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