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1998 New York Mets Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft
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Drafted Players

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YearRndDTOvPckRdPckTmNamePosWARGABHRBAOPSGWLERAWHIPSVTypeDrafted Out of
199812121MetsJason Tyner (minors)OF2.444013581.275.6374YrTexas A&M University (College Station, TX)
199826421MetsPat Strange (minors)RHP-0.41110.000.00011006.351.820HSSpringfield HS (Springfield, MA)
199839421MetsJason Saenz (minors)LHP4YrUniversity of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
1998412421MetsJason Moates (minors)RHPJCMeridian Community College (Meridian, MS)
1998515421MetsCraig Brazell (minors)C0.029381.263.695HSJefferson Davis HS (Montgomery, AL)
1998618421MetsMarvin Seale (minors)OFHSDurango HS (Durango, CO)
1998721421MetsRyan Smith (minors)CHSMifflinburg HS (Mifflinburg, PA)
1998824421MetsVince Vazquez (minors)RHPHSChaminade HS (Hollywood, FL)
1998927421MetsTodd Bellhorn (minors)LHP4YrUniversity of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)
19981030421MetsLarnell Hamn (minors)OFHSPotomac Senior HS (Dumfries, VA)
19981133421MetsJosh Perich (minors)OFHSNorthwestern Lehigh HS (Slatington, PA)
19981236421MetsRyan Budde (minors)C-0.229331.212.599HSMidwest City HS (Midwest City, OK)
19981339421MetsAndy Cook (minors)RHP4YrCollege of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
19981442421MetsGil Velazquez (minors)SS-0.333730.233.497HSParamount HS (Paramount, CA)
19981545421MetsDavid Hunter (minors)1BHSPorterville HS (Porterville, CA)
19981648421MetsScott Bikowski (minors)OF4YrFlorida Southern College (Lakeland, FL)
19981751421MetsTy Wigginton (minors)SS2.513624479169.261.7584YrUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
19981854421MetsBrian Cole (minors)OFJCNavarro College (Corsicana, TX)
19981957421MetsFrank Graham (minors)RHP4YrColumbus State University (Columbus, GA)
19982060421MetsJason Clements (minors)SSJCRiverside Community College (Riverside, CA)
19982163421MetsRoberto Lugo (minors)1BHSPatria La Torres Ramirez HS (San Sebastian, PR)
19982266421MetsBrian Shipp (minors)SSJCMeridian Community College (Meridian, MS)
19982369421MetsJaime Cerda (minors)LHP1.213220.000.000132394.261.562JCFresno City College (Fresno, CA)
19982472421MetsGene Gobbel (minors)SS4YrPresbyterian College (Clinton, SC)
19982575421MetsJohn Wesley (minors)RHPHSW.T. Clarke HS (Westbury, NY)
19982678421MetsJason Osborn (minors)CHSSehome HS (Bellingham, WA)
19982781421MetsJustin Smith (minors)LHP4YrUniversity of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
19982884421MetsMarc Ludvigsen (minors)OF4YrUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
19982987421MetsAlex Zardis (minors)2BJCEdmonds Community College (Lynnwood, WA)
19983090421MetsAlex Stoffels (minors)CHSIndian Hills HS (Prairie du Sac, WI)
19983193421MetsRene Vega (minors)LHP4YrDominican College (Orangeburg, NY)
19983296421MetsPedro Rodriguez (minors)OF4YrRollins College (Winter Park, FL)
19983399421MetsGreg Halvorson (minors)C4YrArizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
199834102421MetsBilly Martin (minors)3B4YrUniversity of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)
199835105421MetsEdwin Franco (minors)LHP4YrFlorida International University (Miami, FL)
199836108421MetsEarl Snyder (minors)1B-0.419591.203.5654YrUniversity of Hartford (West Hartford, CT)
199837111421MetsMike Wodnicki (minors)RHPHSSouthington HS (Southington, CT)
199838114421MetsGary Bohannon (minors)RHP4YrKennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA)
199839117421MetsJustin Kurtz (minors)RHPJCBrewton-Parker College (Mount Vernon, GA)
199840120421MetsMike Prokop (minors)RHP4YrKennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA)
199841123421MetsJoe Yarbrough (minors)LHPHSHazel Green HS (Hazel Green, AL)
199842126320MetsBen Leuthard (minors)1BHSMission Bay HS (San Diego, CA)
199843129119MetsTom Paciorek (minors)OFJCSouthern Polytechnic State University (Marietta, GA)
199844131717MetsRuben Feliciano (minors)RHPHSBushwick HS (Brooklyn, NY)
199845134216MetsChris Nelson (minors)OFJCPasadena City College (Pasadena, CA)
199846136514MetsKen Chenard (minors)RHPJCFullerton College (Fullerton, CA)
199847138613MetsBenjamin Vargas (minors)RHPHSEl Monte HS (El Monte, CA)
199848140612MetsChristopher Taylor (minors)OFJCRiverside Community College (Riverside, CA)
19984914239MetsNewton Hausmann (minors)LHPHSRed Bank Catholic HS (Red Bank, NJ)
19985014398MetsAaron Hee (minors)LHPJCTaft College (Taft, CA)

50 matching player(s). 8 played in the majors (16%). Total of 4.8 WAR, or 0.6 per major leaguer.

DT Key

  • Blank - June Draft
  • 6sc - June Secondary
  • 6sa - June Secondary (normal, 1971 only)
  • 6sd - June Secondary (delayed, 1971 only)
  • 1rg - January Draft
  • 1sc - January Secondary Draft
  • 8lg - August Legion Draft
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    The 1965 draft had a major league and AAA section (rounds 1-3), a AA section (4-7) and A-ball sections (8+). Each team had one pick in rounds 1-7 (MLB, AAA, and AA picks). Starting with the 8th round teams received a pick for each A-ball team in their system in the reverse order of the affiliate finishes. Franchises that shared affiliates, alternated the picks round-by-round. This means that a franchise will have multiple picks in a "round". For presentation reasons here, we have re-labeled the rounds to be the number of the selection made by this franchise. This means that the Twins' 10th round pick could come after the Mets' 12th round pick.