1992 Amateur Draft

From BR Bullpen

1992 First Round Picks[edit]

Pick Team Player Position School (Type) Hometown Notes
1 Houston Astros Phil Nevin 3B California State-Fullerton (Col.) Fullerton, CA
2 Cleveland Indians Paul Shuey RHP University of North Carolina (Col.) Lima, OH
3 Montreal Expos Billy Wallace LHP Mississippi State University (Col.) [[]]
4 Baltimore Orioles Jeffrey Hammonds OF Stanford University (Col.) Plainfield, NJ
5 Cincinnati Reds Chad Mottola OF University of Central Florida (Col.) Augusta, GA
6 New York Yankees Derek Jeter SS Kalamazoo Central High School (HS) Kalamazoo, MI
7 San Francisco Giants Calvin Murray OF-3B University of Texas (Col.) Dallas, TX
8 California Angels Pete Janicki RHP University of California, Los Angeles (Col.) [[]]
9 New York Mets Preston Wilson SS-OF Bamberg Ehrhardt High School (HS) Bamberg, SC
10 Kansas City Royals Michael Tucker SS-2B Longwood College (Col.) South Boston, VA
11 Chicago Cubs Derek Wallace RHP Pepperdine University (Col.) Van Nuys, CA
12 Milwaukee Brewers Ken Felder OF Florida State University (Col.) [[]]
13 Philadelphia Phillies Chad McConnell OF Creighton University (Col.) [[]]
14 Seattle Mariners Ron Villone LHP University of Massachusetts Amherst (Col.) [[]]
15 St. Louis Cardinals Sean Lowe RHP Arizona State University (Col.) [[]]
16 Detroit Tigers Rick Greene RHP Louisiana State University (Col.) [[]]
17 Kansas City Royals Jim Pittsley RHP DuBois Area High School (HS) DuBois, PA Compensation from San Diego Padres for Kurt Stillwell
18 New York Mets Christopher Roberts OF-LHP Florida State University (Col.) [[]] Compensation from Boston Red Sox for Frank Viola
19 Toronto Blue Jays Shannon Stewart OF Miami Southridge High School (HS) Miami, FL Compensation from Los Angeles Dodgers for Tom Candiotti
20 Oakland Athletics Benji Grigsby RHP San Diego State University (Col.) [[]]
21 Atlanta Braves Jamie Arnold RHP Osceola High School (HS) Kissimmee, FL
22 Texas Rangers Rick Helling RHP Stanford University (Col.) [[]]
23 Pittsburgh Pirates Jason Kendall C Torrance High School (HS) Torrance, CA
24 Chicago White Sox Eddie Pearson 3B Bishop State Junior College (Col.) [[]]
25 Toronto Blue Jays Todd Steverson OF Arizona State University (Col.) Los Angeles, CA
26 Minnesota Twins Dan Serafini LHP Junipero Serra High School (HS) San Bruno, CA
27 Colorado Rockies John Burke RHP University of Florida (Col.) Durango, CO
28 Florida Marlins Charles Johnson C University of Miami (Col.) Fort Pierce, FL

Supplemental First Round[edit]

Pick Team Player Position School (Type) Hometown Notes
29 California Angels Jeff Schmidt P University of Minnesota (Col.) [[]] Compensation for Wally Joyner
30 New York Mets Jon Ward P Huntington Beach High School (HS) Huntington Beach, CA Compensation for Frank Viola
31 Kansas City Royals Sherard Clinkscales P Purdue University (Col.) [[]] Compensation for Danny Tartabull
32 Los Angeles Dodgers Ryan Luzinski C Holy Cross High School (HS) Delran, NJ Compensation for Eddie Murray
33 Pittsburgh Pirates Shon Walker OF Harrison County High School (HS) Cynthiana, KY Compensation for Bobby Bonilla
34 Toronto Blue Jays Brandon Cromer SS Lexington High School (HS) Lexington, SC Compensation for Tom Candiotti
35 Kansas City Royals Johnny Damon OF Dr. Phillips High School (HS) Orlando, FL Compensation for Kurt Stillwell
36 Los Angeles Dodgers Michael Moore OF UCLA (Col.) [[]] Compensation for Mike Morgan
37 Houston Astros Kendall Rhine P University of Georgia (Col.) [[]] Compensation for failure to sign 1991 pick John Burke
38 Milwaukee Brewers Gabby Martinez SS Luchetti High School (HS) Santurce, PR Compensation for failure to sign 1991 pick Kenny Henderson

Other Notable Selections[edit]

Jason Giambi, Jon Lieber (2nd round); Todd Helton (2nd round - did not sign); Chris Gomez (3rd round); Jose Vidro (6th round); Frank Catalanotto, Jamie Walker (10th round); Craig Counsell (11th round); Casey Blake (11th round - did not sign); Bobby Higginson (12th round); Darin Erstad (13th round - did not sign); Jose Cruz, Jr. (15th round - did not sign); Ryan Franklin (23rd round); Rich Aurilia, Mike DeJean (24th round); Matt Morris (26th round - did not sign); Brendan Donnelly (27th round); Raul Ibanez (36th round)

Draft Notes[edit]