Draft History

Year #1 Pick Pos Drafted By College/High School Total# Univ# HS#
2004 Matt Bush SS San Diego Padres Mission Bay HS (San Diego,CA) 1498 998 500
2003 Delmon Young OF Tampa Bay Devil Rays Camarillo HS (Camarillo,CA) 1480 929 551
2002 Bryan Bullington P Pittsburgh Pirates Ball State University 1486 913 573
2001 Joe Mauer C Minnesota Twins Cretin-Derham Hall HS (St. Paul,MN) 1481 827 654
2000 Adrian  Gonzalez 1B Florida Marlins Eastlake HS (Chula Vista,CA) 1452 822 630
1999 Josh Hamilton OF Tampa Bay Devil Rays Raleigh (NC Athens Drive) 1474 830 644
1998 Pat Burrell 1B Philadelphia Phillies University of Miami (Florida) 1443 732 711
1997 Matt Anderson P Detroit Tigers Rice University 1607 817 790
1996 Kris Benson P Pittsburgh Pirates Clemson University 1738 943 795
1995 Darin Erstad OF California Angels University of Nebraska 1664 880 784
1994 Paul Wilson P New York Mets Florida State University 1707 924 783
1993 Alex Rodriguez SS Seattle Mariners Westminster HS (Palmetto Bay,FL) 1718 930 788
1992 Phil Nevin 3B Houston Astros California State University, Fullerton 1412 830 582
1991 Brien Taylor P New York Yankees East Carteret (Beaufort,NC) 1599 917 682
1990 Chipper Jones SS Atlanta Braves The Bolles School HS (Jacksonville,FL) 1470 878 592
1989 Ben McDonald P Baltimore Orioles Louisiana State University 1488 874 614
1988 Andy Benes P San Diego Padres University of Evansville 1433 905 528
1987 Ken Griffey OF Seattle Mariners Moeller HS (Cincinnati,OH) 1262 831 431
1986 Jeff King SS-3B Pittsburgh Pirates University of Arkansas 1423 1072 351
1985 B.J. Surhoff SS-C Milwaukee Brewers University of North Carolina 1335 1075 260
1984 Shawn Abner OF New York Mets Mechanicsburg (PA) 1369 1076 293
1983 Tim Belcher P Minnesota Twins Mount Vernon Nazarene University (Ohio) 1315 1000 315
1982 Shawon Dunston SS Chicago Cubs Thomas Jefferson HS (Brooklyn,NY) 1321 972 349
1981 Mike Moore P Seattle Mariners Oral Roberts University 1318 971 347
1980 Darryl Strawberry OF New York Mets Crenshaw HS (Los Angeles,CA) 1258 884 374
1979 Al Chambers OF Seattle Mariners John Harris (Harrisburg,PA) 1247 834 413
1978 Bob Horner 3B Atlanta Braves Arizona State University 1114 703 411
1977 Harold Baines 1B-OF Chicago White Sox St. Michael’s (Easton,MD) 1107 684 423
1976 Floyd Bannister P Houston Astros Arizona State University 1066 642 424
1975 Danny Goodwin C California Angels Southern University 993 567 426
1974 Bill Almon SS San Diego Padres Brown University 981 548 433
1973 David Clyde P Texas Rangers Westchester HS (Houston,TX) 1035 547 488
1972 Dave Roberts 3B San Diego Padres University of Oregon 1116 583 533
1971 Danny Goodwin C Chicago White Sox Peoria Central HS (Peoria,IL) 1204 535 669
1970 Mike Ivie C San Diego Padres Walker (Decatur,GA) 1382 667 715
1969 Jeff Burroughs OF Washington Senators II Wilson HS (Long Beach,CA) 1497 696 801
1968 Tim Foli SS New York Mets Notre Dame HS (Sherman Oaks,CA) 1340 612 728
1967 Ron Blomberg 1B New York Yankees Druid Hills (Atlanta,GA) 1438 617 821
1966 Steve Chilcott C New York Mets Antelope Valley HS (Lancaster,CA) 1142 585 557
1965 Rick Monday OF Kansas City Athletics Arizona State University 837 354 483
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1981      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1980      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1979      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1978      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1977      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1976      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1975      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1974      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1973      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1972      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1971      Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   June-SecA June-SecD 
1970      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1969      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1968      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1967      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   
1966      June-Sec  Jan-Reg   Jan-Sec   Aug-Leg   
1965      Aug-Leg