YearDraftRoundPickPlayerPosFromNotesROYHOFAllstarHeismann
1998199811Pat Burrell1BUniversity of Miami
1998199812Mark MulderPMichigan State University
1998199813Corey PattersonOFHarrison High School (Kennesaw, GA)
1998199814Jeff AustinPStanford University
1998199815J.D. DrewOF
1998199816Ryan MillsPArizona State University
1998199817Austin KearnsOFLafayette High School (Lexington, KY)
1998199818Felipe Lopez3BLake Brantley (Altamonte Springs,FL)
1998199819Sean Burroughs3BWilson High School (Long Beach, CA)
19981998110Carlos Pena1BNortheastern University
19981998111Josh McKinleyIFMalvern Preparatory School (Malvern,PA)
19981998112Adam EverettSSUniversity of South Carolina
19981998113J.M. GoldPToms River North (Toms River,NJ)
19981998114Jeff WeaverPCalifornia State University, Fresno
19981998115Clint Johnston1BVanderbilt University
19981998116Kip WellsPBaylor University
19981998117Brad LidgePUniversity of Notre Dame
19981998118Seth EthertonPUniversity of Southern California
19981998119Tony TorcatoOFWoodland (Woodland,CA)
19981998120C.C. SabathiaPVallejo (Vallejo, CA)
19981998121Jason TynerOFTexas A&M University
19981998122Matt ThorntonPGrand Valley State University
19981998123Bubba CrosbyOFRice University
19981998124Andy BrownOFRichmond High School (Richmond,IN)
19981998125Nate BumpPPenn State University
19981998126Rick ElderOFSprayberry (Marietta, GA)
19981998127Chip AmbresOF
19981998128Matt RoneyPEdmond North (Edmond, OK)
19981998129Arturo McDowellOFForest Hill High School (West Palm Beach, FL)
19981998130Matt BurchPVirginia Commonwealth University
19981998131Chris GeorgePKlein High School (Klein, TX)
19981998132Ben DigginsPBradshaw Mountain (Prescott Valley,AZ)
19981998133Brad WilkersonOFUniversity of Florida
19981998134Nate CornejoPWellington (Wellington,KS)
19981998135Aaron RowandOFCal State Fullerton
19981998136Choo FreemanOFUniversity of Dallas
19981998137Mike NanniniPGreen Valley High School (Henderson, NV)
19981998138Chris JonesPSouth Mecklenburg (Charlotte, NC)
19981998139Mamon TuckerOFAustin High School (Austin, TX)
19981998140Jeff WinchesterC
19981998141Jeff UrbanPBall State University
19981998142Eric ValentOFUCLA
19981998143Mark PriorPUniversity of San Diego (San Diego, CA)
19981998244Brad BaisleyPLand O'Lakes High School (Land O'Lakes, FL)
19981998245Gerald LairdCLa Quinta High School (Westminster, CA)
19981998246Dave Kelton3BTroup County (LaGrange,GA)
19981998247Robbie MorrisonPUniversity of Miami
19981998248Chad HutchinsonPStanford University
19981998249Marcus MoseleyPCookeville (Cookeville,TN)
19981998250Adam DunnOFNew Caney High School (New Caney, TX)
19981998251Ben KnappPOviedo High School (Oviedo, FL)
19981998252Matt BelislePMcCallum (Austin, TX)
19981998253Coleman NowlinOFClovis (Clovis, CA)
19981998254Eric GoodPMishawaka (Mishawaka,IN)
19981998255Tim LemonOFLa Mirada High School (La Mirada, CA)
19981998256Nick NeugebauerPArlington High School (Riverside, CA)
19981998257Brandon IngeCVirginia Commonwealth University
19981998258Jeremy Cotton3BFuquay Varina (Fuquay Varina,NC)
19981998259Gary MajewskiPSt. Pius X High School (Houston, TX)
19981998260Jermaine Van BurenPHattiesburg (Hattiesburg,MS)
19981998261Dennis EmanuelPNorthwestern State University
19981998262Jeff GoldbachCPrinceton High School (Princeton,IN)
19981998263Zach SorensenSSWichita State University
19981998264Pat StrangePSpringfield (Springfield,MA)
19981998265Jeff VerplanckePCal State Los Angeles
19981998266Mike FischerP-SSUniversity of South Alabama
19981998267Randy KeislerPLouisiana State University
19981998268Eli SerranoCStetson University
19981998269Alex HartPChambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)
19981998270Derek WathanSSUniversity of Oklahoma
19981998271Jody GerutOFStanford University
19981998272Chris MagruderOFUniversity of Washington
19981998273Adam PettyjohnPCalifornia State University, Fresno
19981998374Jorge PadillaOFFlorida Air Academy (Melbourne, FL)
19981998383Barry ZitoPUCLA
19981998385Mike MarothPUniversity of Central Florida
19981998389Josh FoggPUniversity of Florida
19981998395Andy Van HekkenPHolland (Holland,MI)
19981998397Drew Henson3B
19981998399Steve BechlerPSouth Medford (Medford,OR)
199819983100David CallahanHPalm Bay (Melbourne, FL)
199819983101Ryan LangerhansOFRound Rock (Round Rock,TX)
199819984104Jason MichaelsOFUniversity of Miami
199819984117Andres TorresOFMiami-Dade College
199819984120Luke HudsonPUniversity of Tennessee
199819984133Javier LopezPUniversity of Virginia
199819985135Jason Hart2B-OFMissouri State University
199819985137Scott ChiassonPEastern Connecticut State University
199819985138Steve StemlePWestern Kentucky University
199819985145Josh HancockPAuburn University
199819985150Ryan Shealy1B
199819985153Ryan DresePUniversity of California
199819985154Craig BrazellIFJefferson Davis (Montgomery,AL)
199819985156Scott ProctorPFlorida State University
199819985158Ryan VogelsongPKutztown University
199819985162Aubrey Huff3BUniversity of Miami
199819985163J.D. ClosserCAlexandria-Monroe (Alexandria,IN)
199819986170Bobby MadritschPPoint Park (Burbank,IL)
199819986176Bill HallSSNettleton (Nettleton,MS)
199819986182Dave MatrangaIFPepperdone University
199819986187Brett JodiePUniversity of South Carolina
199819986189Tim RainesOFSeminole High School (Sanford,FL)
199819986192Ryan RupePTexas A&M University
199819987200Josh HallPE.C. Glass (Lynchburg, VA)
199819987210Matt Holliday3BStillwater (Stillwater, OK)
199819987212John BuckCTaylorsville High School (Salt Lake City, UT)
199819987216David RossCUniversity of Florida
199819987218Doug ClarkOFUniversity of Massachusetts Amherst
199819987221Scott SobkowiakPNorthern Illinois University
199819988225Eric ByrnesOFUCLA
199819988226Will OhmanPPepperdone University
199819988227Norris HopperOFShelby High School (Shelby, NC)
199819988252Joe KennedyPGrossmont College
199819988253Andrew GoodPRochester (Rochester Hills,MI)
199819989254Ryan MadsonPValley View High School (Moreno Valley, CA)
199819989255Jonathan AdkinsPOklahoma State University
199819989257Paul PhillipsCUniversity of Alabama
199819989258Jack WilsonSSOxnard College
199819989259Rabell RiveraPUniversity of Mobile
199819989263Andy PrattPChino Valley (Chino Valley,AZ)
199819989265Mark Teixeira3BMount Saint Joseph (Baltimore, MD)
199819989272Morgan Ensberg3BUniversity of Southern California
199819989278Cody RansomSSGrand Canyon University
1998199810295Lenny DiNardoPSanta Fe (Alachua,FL)
1998199810301Chuck LehrPUniversity of Southern California
1998199810302Keith Ginter2BTexas Tech University
1998199811338Erasmo RamirezPCal State Fullerton
1998199811343Hector CruzOF-3BFlorida State College at Jacksonville
1998199812350John KoronkaPSouth Lake (Groveland,FL)
1998199812364Ryan BuddeMidwest City High School (Midwest City, OK)
1998199813374Adam PetersonPOconto Falls (Oconto Falls,WI)
1998199813375Jeff BajenaruPRiverside Community College
1998199813377Brian ShackelfordOFUniversity of Oklahoma
1998199813378Les WalrondPUniversity of Kansas
1998199813385Mike RabeloCRidgewood (New Port Richey, FL)
1998199813390Juan PierreOFUniversity of South Alabama
1998199813396Charles ThomasOFMcLane (Fresno, CA)
1998199813401Steve SmythPCypress College
1998199814407Shawn SedlacekPIowa State University
1998199814409Mike GoslingPEast (Salt Lake City, UT)
1998199814411Jay GibbonsOFCal State Los Angeles
1998199814424Gil VelazquezSSParamount High School (Paramount, CA)
1998199814431John EnnisPMonroe High School (North Hills, CA)
1998199815434Geoff GearyPUniversity of Oklahoma
1998199815438Pedro HernandezDHXaverian High School (Brooklyn, NY)
1998199815448Craig HousePUniversity of Memphis
1998199815449Nate RobertsonPWichita State University
1998199815450Mark DiFelicePWestern Carolina University
1998199815453Matt WhitePClemson University
1998199816472Steve WatkinsPLubbock (Lubbock, TX)
1998199817496Eric Hinske3BUniversity of Arkansas
1998199817499J.J. PutzPUniversity of Michigan
1998199817500B.J. RyanPUniversity of Louisiana at Lafayette
1998199817502Brian LawrencePNorthwestern University
1998199817508David WilliamsPDelaware Technical & Community College
1998199817512Colin PorterOFUniversity of Arizona
1998199817514Ty WiggintonIFUniversity of North Carolina
1998199817519Mike MacDougalPWake Forest University
1998199818528Esix SneadOFUniversity of Central Florida
1998199818529Kevin ThompsonOFWestern Hills High School (Benbrook,TX)
1998199818534Jim SerranoPUniversity of New Mexico
1998199818538Joe BeimelPDuquesne University
1998199818550Adam LaRoche1BFort Scott (Fort Scott,KS)
1998199818552Brandon BackePGalveston College
1998199818553Bret PrinzPPhoenix College
1998199819561Bob FilePFather Judge (Philadelphia, PA)
1998199819562Jeremy FikacPSouthwest Tennessee Community College
1998199819568Jeff BennettPGordonsville (Gordonsville,TN)
1998199820598Mike JohnstonPGarrett College
1998199820607Dusty RhodesOFUniversity of Illinois
1998199820609Cliff LeePMeridian Community College
1998199821614Nick PuntoSSSaddleback (Santa Ana, CA)
1998199821621Frank GracesquiPGeorge Washington High School (New York, NY)
1998199822651Adam SternOFSt. Thomas Aquinas High School (New Britain,CT)
1998199822665Mike MyersSS
1998199823675Tyler YatesPUniversity of Hawaii-Hilo
1998199823691Ryan BraunPEdison High School (Fresno, CA)
1998199823694Jaime CerdaPFreed-Hardeman University
1998199823703Rob HammockCUniversity of Georgia
1998199824709Juan PadillaPJacksonville University
1998199824732Ryan JorgensenCSan Jacinto College
1998199825745John HattigIF
1998199826775Ben KozlowskiPSeminole High School (Seminole, FL)
1998199826778Jon SwitzerPClear Lake (Houston, TX)
1998199826779Edwin AlmontePUniversity of St. Francis
1998199826790Kevin OlsenPUniversity of Oklahoma
1998199828838Steve SparksPUniversity of South Alabama
1998199828849Jason BottsOFPaso Robles (Paso Robles,CA)
1998199829862Cliff BartoshPDuncanville High School (Duncanville, TX)
1998199829879Doug SlatenPVenice High School (Los Angeles, CA)
1998199829881Tim SpooneybargerPPine Forest High School (Pensacola, FL)
1998199829883Mike KoplovePUniversity of Delaware
1998199830892Eric CyrPSeminole State College of Florida
1998199830893Jaime BubelaOFBlinn College
1998199830905John RheineckerPBelleville (Belleville,IL)
1998199830913Charlie ManningPPolk State College
1998199831920Brad SalmonPTate High School (Cantonment, FL)
1998199831930Mark WoodyardPNorthwest Florida State College
1998199832971Nick Green2BGeorgia Perimeter College
19981998341009Kevin FrederickPCreighton University
19981998341011Robert CramerPCal State Fullerton
19981998341021Robert CrosbySSLa Quinta High School (Westminster, CA)
19981998341026Brandon ClaussenPHoward College
19981998351035Brad MoorePUniversity of Northern Iowa
19981998361084Earl Snyder1BUniversity of Hartford
19981998361087Eric EckenstahlerPIllinois State University
19981998361092Tim OlsonSSHutchinson (Bismarck,ND)
19981998371096James LunsfordCSan Angelo Central (San Angelo,TX)
19981998371122Brandon MeddersPHillcrest High School (Tuscaloosa, AL)
19981998381129Tommy WatkinsIFRiverdale High School (Fort Myers, FL)
19981998381132Trey HodgesPBlinn College
19981998381135Dennis TankersleyPMerrimack College
19981998381139Mark BuehrlePHowell North High School (St. Charles, MO)
19981998401190Lance CormierPLafayette High School (Lafayette, LA)
19981998401207Exavier LoganSSNatchez (Natchez,MS)
19981998411218Justin KnoedlerPSpringfield (Springfield,IL)
19981998411220Todd CoffeyPChase (Forest City,NC)
19981998411241Mike PerezPPalm Beach High School (West Palm Beach, FL)
19981998421252Alex PelaezIFSan Diego State University
19981998421259Kevin CameronPCatholic Academy (Joliet, IL)
19981998421260Nyjer MorganCF-
19981998431274Mike Cervenak3BUniversity of Michigan
19981998431280Jason Jones1BKennesaw State University
19981998441314Alfredo AmezagaIFMiami Senior High School (Miami, FL)
19981998441323Dallas McPhersonIFRandleman High School (Randleman, NC)
19981998451329Terrmel SledgeOFLong Beach State University
19981998451332Tomas PerezIFJohn Burroughs (Burbank,CA)
19981998451348Brad VoylesPLuxemburg-Casco (Luxemburg,WI)
19981998461366Steve AndradePAmerican River College
19981998481412Mike JacobsCHilltop (Chula Vista, CA)
19981998491421Kevin HooperIFWichita State University
19981998491423Scott AtchisonPTexas Christian University
19981998491426Mitch JonesIFMountain View High School (Orem,UT)
The MLB draft often consists of 50 or more rounds of players, most of which never make it out of the minor leagues. In order to make the above list more useful, drafts that took place more than 5 years ago only include the first two rounds or players that actually appeared in a major league game.

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