1998 Major League Baseball draft

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The 1998 First-Year Player Draft, Major League Baseball's annual amateur draft of high school and college baseball players, was held on June 2 and 3, 1998.wikipedia
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Pat Burrell

That year, he was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies with the first overall pick in the 1998 MLB draft.

Mark Mulder

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Mulder was selected by the Oakland Athletics with the second overall pick in the 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Corey Patterson

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Patterson was selected by the Chicago Cubs as the third overall pick in the 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Austin Kearns

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However, he decided to sign with the Cincinnati Reds after being selected seventh overall in the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft.

Adam Everett

He was drafted in the first round of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft and established himself for his defensive prowess as the starting shortstop for the Houston Astros in 2003.

Felipe López (baseball)

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López was a 1st round pick of the Toronto Blue Jays (8th pick overall) in the 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Sean Burroughs

The San Diego Padres selected Burroughs in the first round, with the ninth overall selection, of the 1998 MLB draft.

Tony Torcato

Torcato was drafted in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft by the San Francisco Giants.

Seth Etherton

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Etherton was drafted by the Anaheim Angels in the 1st round of the 1998 MLB draft.

Brad Lidge

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Lidge was a 1st round draft pick by the Houston Astros in the 1998 Major League Baseball draft, taken 17th overall as a compensatory pick from the Colorado Rockies, who had signed Darryl Kile in the offseason.

CC Sabathia

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The Cleveland Indians selected Sabathia in the first round, with the 20th overall selection, of the 1998 MLB draft.

Jason Tyner

After three years at Texas A&M, Tyner was the New York Mets' first round draft pick, and twenty-first overall pick in the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft.

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Nate Bump

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He was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft as the 25th overall pick from Penn State University.

Kip Wells

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Wells was the first round (16th overall) draft pick of the Chicago White Sox in the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft.

Brad Wilkerson

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Wilkerson played college baseball for the University of Florida, and was selected by the Montreal Expos in the first round of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft.

Matt Thornton (baseball)

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Thornton played college baseball for Grand Valley State University and was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the first round as the 22nd overall pick in 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Ben Diggins

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Diggins was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the first round of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft, but did not sign.

Bubba Crosby

Crosby was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers of the National League in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft for amateur entries.

Chip Ambres

Ambres signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Texas A&M University, but opted for baseball after he was selected 27th overall by the Florida Marlins in the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft and offered a $1.5 million signing bonus.

Matt Roney

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Roney was drafted in the first round of the 1998 Major League Baseball draft by the Colorado Rockies.

Mark Prior

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He was originally drafted by the New York Yankees in the 1998 amateur draft, but the team was unable to sign him to a contract.

Javier López (baseball)

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He was selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the fourth round of the 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Adam Dunn

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After graduating from high school, the Cincinnati Reds drafted Dunn in the second round (50th overall) of the 1998 Major League Baseball draft.

Josh Fogg

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Fogg played college baseball for the University of Florida and was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the third round of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft.