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17
COLBERT HAMELS
RANCHO BERNARDO HS
LHP
L/L
6'3"
175
12/27/1983
HS
COMMENT: Angular, wiry, lean muscles, long extremities. High three-quarter release. Obvious quick, live arm. Natural lefty sink action. Fastball takes off last 10 feet. Occasional 12-6 break on curve. Good follow through and extension out front. Deceptive circle change occasionally backs up. Crafty, mixes pitches well. Excellent mound presence.
58
ZACHARY SEGOVIA
FORNEY HS
RHP
R/R
6'1"
220
04/11/1983
HS
COMMENT: Tall, strong, thick body. Big guy with arm strength. Similar to Bartolo Colon. No wind-up, 3/4 delivery. Long, loose arm action. Hard and tight slider, tight curveball. Very aggressive, intimidating mound presence. Goes right after hitters.
89
KIEL FISHER
RIVERSIDE POLY HS
3B
L/R
6'4"
190
09/29/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
119
NICHOLAS BOURGEOIS
TULANE U
LHP
L/L
6'4"
205
10/26/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Large frame. Loose, athletic build with long arms. Body similar to Andy Pettitte. Loose, easy arm action. Faseball has movement in zone with tailing action on outer half. Curveball is out pitch. CB big 12-6 action with tight rotation. Change has deception and movement.
149
JAKE BLALOCK
RANCHO BERNARDO HS
3B
R/R
6'4"
205
08/06/1983
HS
COMMENT: Great physical specimen. Angular, athletic frame. Similar build to Scott Rolen. Strong baseball family, brother is Rangers third baseman Hank Blalock. Aggressive fastball hitter approach. Strong, powerful bat. Consistent hard contact to all fields. Throws have online carry. Student of the game. Intense, hard worker.
179
WILLIAM GWALTNEY
LOUISIANA TECH U
RHP
R/R
6'5"
210
05/06/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
209
ROBERT READ
FLORIDA ST U
RHP
R/R
6'1"
190
07/12/1981
4YR
COMMENT: Medium, wiry, well-proportioned build, similar to David Cone. Good life to fastball when down in zone. Late, hard break to slider, out pitch. Quick, loose arm with good extension. Likes to compete. Has idea. Enough fastball to keep hitters honest.
239
STEVEN DOETSCH
DUNEDIN HS
CF
R/R
6'2"
185
12/02/1983
HS
COMMENT: Live, good looking athletic body. Bounce and glide to actions. Built similar to Johnny Damon. Has cannon for arm with easy, on-line carry. Show good defensive actions. First-step quickness. Can go to gap. Line-drive hitter with occasional home run power. Runs well, especially underway. Has physical tools, everyday center field speed and arm to play right field.
269
ROBERT HARRAND
SAN DIEGO ST U
RHP
R/R
6'5"
205
01/11/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT: Good pitcher's frame. Angular, well-proportioned, long extremities. Similar to Darryl Kile. Loose, easy arm action and delivery. Late, heavy life on 88-89 mph fastball. Fair arm speed. Good balance and follow through. Downer curve when stays on top. Fair movement and deception on circle change.
299
RYAN BARTHELEMY
FLORIDA ST U
1B/OF
L/R
6'3"
225
05/19/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Big, strong, durable build. Built similar to Andres Galarraga. Makes contact. Goes with pitch. Occasional long ball power. Very patient hitter. Makes routine play. Quiet-type leader that comes to play.
329
THEODORE BEAM
U MISSISSIPPI
RHP
R/R
6'7"
215
08/28/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Extra-large frame with long arms and legs. Built like Jeff D'Amico. Fastball runs and darts in zone. Good downward plane. Fastball effective down in zone. Big arc curveball. Also throws changeup. Goes right at hitters.
359
TRENT PRATT
AUBURN U
C
R/R
0'0"
0
08/25/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
389
BRIAN MANFRED
SAN DIEGO ST U
C
R/R
6'2"
215
04/11/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
419
DARIN NAATJES
STANFORD U
RHP
L/R
6'9"
245
07/27/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Very strong, lean build. Strong upper body. Randy Johnson-type body. Good, loose arm, easy arm action. Ball gets on hitter fast. Most movement when down. Has tools. Hasn't been used much. Tight end on football team.
449
VICTOR MENOCAL
GEORGIA TECH
SS
R/R
6'4"
215
08/07/1979
4YR
COMMENT: Same body type as Kevin Brown. Played shortstop last three years. Three-quarter arm slot. High knee lift. Throws downhill. Very athletic with quick, strong arm. Still learning. Fastball occasionally gets good armside run with some sink. Feel for changeup. Other pitch is forkball. Relatively fresh arm. Improving quickly.
479
LESLIE BRAMASCO
LONG BEACH CC
SS
R/R
0'60"
185
10/28/1981
JR
 
COMMENT:
509
SCOTT MATHIESON
ALDERGROVE COMMUNITY SS
RHP
R/R
6'3"
190
02/27/1984
HS
COMMENT: Tall, large frame, slender build, extra-long arms and legs. Loose, quick arm with three-quarter delivery. Fastball tails and drops down for occasional different looks and better movement. Curve breaks down with depth. Keeps arm speed on straight change that sinks and tails. Competitor.
539
CHAD OLIVA
JACKSONVILLE U
C
R/R
5'11"
210
08/27/1980
4YR
COMMENT: Medium, strong, solid build, similar to Chad Curtis. Strong arm. Drives ball. Selective at plate. Makes contact with some long ball power. Dedicated player.
569
ROBERT KORECKY
U MICHIGAN
RHP
R/R
5'11"
175
09/16/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
599
KARL NONEMAKER
VANDERBILT U
OF
L/L
6'0"
190
01/07/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
629
BRETT MCMILLAN
PONDEROSA HS
3B
L/R
6'5"
215
11/18/1983
HS
 
COMMENT:
659
BRADLEY MCCANN
GULF COAST CC
3B
R/R
6'2"
195
12/09/1982
JR
COMMENT: Tall, solid, well-proportioned build, similar to Jeff Cirillo, with upper-body strength. Nice hitting approach. Ball jumps off bat. Better runner underway. Good athlete.
689
JASON FLETCHER
INDIAN RIVER CC
RHP
R/R
6'2"
185
02/28/1983
JR
 
COMMENT:
719
JAMES BRYANT
ELON COL
LHP
L/L
6'2"
190
03/30/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
749
ZACHERY MINOR
FRESNO ST U
RHP
R/R
6'6"
215
08/04/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
779
ERIK WINEGARDEN
NEW MEXICO ST U
C
L/R
6'0"
205
12/05/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
809
BRADLEY BUSBIN
U CENTRAL FLORIDA
RHP
R/R
6'3"
210
08/29/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
839
DEREK BREWSTER
LOUISIANA TECH U
RHP
R/R
5'11"
220
12/08/1978
4YR
 
COMMENT:
869
ADAM STEEN
MINNESOTA ST U-MANKATO
RHP
R/R
6'4"
205
06/19/1980
4YR
 
COMMENT:
899
RYAN WARDINSKY
TEXAS A&M U
SS
S/R
6'1"
185
11/28/1979
4YR
 
COMMENT:
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** Philadelphia Phillies passed in round 49.


* Any team that passes on a selection during the draft is prohibited by rule from participating in subsequent rounds.
* The draft concludes at the end of 50 rounds or after all teams have passed, thereby opting out of any subsequent slots.
 

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