1997 MLB Expansion Draft Pick Transactions

November 18, 1997

Overall # Round # Team Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Devil Rays
Tony Saunders
2 1-2
Diamondbacks
Brian Anderson
3 1-3
Diamondbacks
Jeff Suppan
4 1-4
Devil Rays
Quinton McCracken
5 1-5
Diamondbacks
Gabe Alvarez
6 1-6
Devil Rays
Bobby Abreu
7 1-7
Diamondbacks
Jorge Fabregas
8 1-8
Devil Rays
Miguel Cairo
9 1-9
Diamondbacks
Karim Garcia
10 1-10
Devil Rays
Rich Butler
11 1-11
Diamondbacks
Edwin Diaz
12 1-12
Devil Rays
Bobby Smith
13 1-13
Diamondbacks
Cory Lidle
14 1-14
Devil Rays
Jason Johnson
15 1-15
Diamondbacks
Joel Adamson
16 1-16
Devil Rays
Dmitri Young
17 1-17
Diamondbacks
Ben Ford
18 1-18
Devil Rays
Esteban Yan
19 1-19
Diamondbacks
Yamil Benitez
20 1-20
Devil Rays
Mike DiFelice
21 1-21
Diamondbacks
Neil Weber
22 1-22
Devil Rays
Bubba Trammell
23 1-23
Diamondbacks
Jason Boyd
24 1-24
Devil Rays
Andy Sheets
25 1-25
Diamondbacks
Brent Brede
26 1-26
Devil Rays
Dennis Springer
27 1-27
Diamondbacks
Tony Batista
28 1-28
Devil Rays
Dan Carlson
Round 2
29 2-1
Diamondbacks
Tom Martin
30 2-2
Devil Rays
Brian Boehringer
31 2-3
Diamondbacks
Omar Daal
32 2-4
Devil Rays
Mike Duvall
33 2-5
Diamondbacks
Scott Winchester
34 2-6
Devil Rays
John LeRoy
35 2-7
Diamondbacks
Clint Sodowsky
36 2-8
Devil Rays
Jim Mecir
37 2-9
Diamondbacks
Danny Klassen
38 2-10
Devil Rays
Bryan Rekar
39 2-11
Diamondbacks
Matt Drews
40 2-12
Devil Rays
Rick Gorecki
41 2-13
Diamondbacks
Todd Erdos
42 2-14
Devil Rays
Ramon Tatis
43 2-15
Diamondbacks
Chris Clemons
44 2-16
Devil Rays
Kerry Robinson
45 2-17
Diamondbacks
David Dellucci
46 2-18
Devil Rays
Steve Cox
47 2-19
Diamondbacks
Damian Miller
48 2-20
Devil Rays
Albie Lopez
49 2-21
Diamondbacks
Hector Carrasco
50 2-22
Devil Rays
Jose Paniagua
51 2-23
Diamondbacks
Hanley Frias
52 2-24
Devil Rays
Carlos Mendoza
53 2-25
Diamondbacks
Bob Wolcott
54 2-26
Devil Rays
Ryan Karp
55 2-27
Diamondbacks
Mike Bell
56 2-28
Devil Rays
Santos Hernandez
Round 3
57 3-1
Diamondbacks
Joe Randa
58 3-2
Devil Rays
Randy Winn
59 3-3
Diamondbacks
Jesus Martinez
60 3-4
Devil Rays
Terrell Wade
61 3-5
Diamondbacks
Russ Springer
62 3-6
Devil Rays
Aaron Ledesma
63 3-7
Diamondbacks
Bryan Corey
64 3-8
Devil Rays
Brooks Kieschnick
65 3-9
Diamondbacks
Kelly Stinnett
66 3-10
Devil Rays
Luke Wilcox
67 3-11
Diamondbacks
Chuck McElroy
68 3-12
Devil Rays
Herbert Perry
69 3-13
Diamondbacks
Marty Janzen
70 3-14
Devil Rays
Vaughn Eshelman