2008 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Pick Transactions

Rounds 1 - 10

Rounds 1-10  Rounds 11-20  Rounds 21-30  Rounds 31-40  Rounds 41-50

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Rays
  Tim Beckham
2 1-2
Pirates
  Pedro Alvarez
3 1-3
Royals
  Eric Hosmer
4 1-4
Orioles
  Brian Matusz
5 1-5
Giants
  Gerald "Buster" Posey
6 1-6
Marlins
  Kyle Skipworth
7 1-7
Reds
  Yonder Alonso
8 1-8
White Sox
  Gordon Beckham
9 1-9
Nationals
  Aaron Crow
10 1-10
Astros
  Jason Castro
11 1-11
Rangers
  Justin Smoak
12 1-12
Athletics
  Jemile Weeks
13 1-13
Cardinals
  Brett Wallace
14 1-14
Twins
  Aaron Hicks
15 1-15
Dodgers
  Ethan Martin
16 1-16
Brewers
  Brett Lawrie
17 1-17
Blue Jays
  David Cooper
18 1-18
Braves
Mets

 

Received from Braves as compensation for Type A free agent Tom Glavine.

Ike Davis
19 1-19
Cubs
  Andrew Cashner
20 1-20
Mariners
  Josh Fields
21 1-21
Tigers
  Ryan Perry
22 1-22
Mets
  David "Reese" Havens
23 1-23
Padres
  Allan Dykstra
24 1-24
Phillies
  Anthony Hewitt
25 1-25
Rockies
  Christian Friedrich
26 1-26
Diamondbacks
  Daniel Schlereth
27 1-27
Angels
Twins

 

Received from Angels as compensation for Type A free agent Torii Hunter.

Carlos Gutierrez
28 1-28
Yankees
  Gerrit Cole
29 1-29
Indians
  Lonnie Chisenhall
30 1-30
Red Sox
  Casey Kelly
compensation Round A
31 A-1
Twins

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type A free agent Torii Hunter.

Steven "Shooter" Hunt
32 A-2
Brewers

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type A free agent Franciso Cordero.

Jake Odorizzi
33 A-3
Mets

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type A free agent Tom Glavine.

Brad Holt
34 A-4
Phillies

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type A free agent Aaron Rowand.

Zach Collier
35 A-5
Brewers

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type A free agent Scott Linebrink.

Evan Frederickson
36 A-6
Royals

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent David Riske.

Mike Montgomery
37 A-7
Giants

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Pedro Feliz.

Conor Gillaspie
38 A-8
Astros

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Trever Miller.

Jordan Lyles
39 A-9
Cardinals

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Troy Percival.

Michael Lynn
40 A-10
Braves

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Ron Mahay.

Brett DeVall
41 A-11
Cubs

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Jason Kendall.

Ryan Flaherty
42 A-12
Padres

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Doug Brocail.

Jaff Decker
43 A-13
Diamondbacks

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Livan Hernandez.

Wade Miley
44 A-14
Yankees

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Luis Vizcaino.

Jeremy Bleich
45 A-15
Red Sox

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Eric Gagne.

Bryan Price
46 A-16
Padres

Supplemental pick received as compensation for loss of Type B free agent Mike Cameron.

John Forsythe
Round 2
47 2-1
Rays
  Kyle Lobstein
48 2-2
Pirates
  Tanner Scheppers
49 2-3
Royals
  Johnny Giovatella
50 2-4
Orioles
  Xavier Avery
51 2-5
Giants
Phillies

 

Received from Giants as compensation for Type A free agent Aaron Rowand

Anthony Gose
52 2-6
Marlins
  Brad Hand
53 2-7
Reds
Brewers

 

Received from Reds as compensation for Type A free agent Franciso Cordero

Seth Lintz
54 2-8
White Sox
Brewers

 

Received from White Sox as compensation for Type A free agent Scott Linebrink

Cutter Dykstra
55 2-9
Nationals
  Destin Hood
56 2-10
Astros
  Joseph "Jay" Austin
57 2-11
Rangers
  Robbie Ross
58 2-12
Athletics
  Tyson Ross
59 2-13
Cardinals
  Shane Peterson
60 2-14
Twins
  Tyler Ladendorf
61 2-15
Dodgers
  Josh Lindblom
62 2-16
Brewers
  Thomas "Cody" Adams
63 2-17
Blue Jays
  Kenny Wilson
64 2-18
Braves
  Robert "Tyler" Stovall
65 2-19
Cubs
  Aaron Shafer
66 2-20
Mariners
  Dennis Raben
67 2-21
Tigers
  Cody Satterwhite
68 2-22
Mets
  Javier Rodriguez
69 2-23
Padres
  James Darnell
70 2-24  
Braves

 

Supplemental pick received from MLB as compensation for failure to sign 2007 second round pick Josh Fields

Zeke Spruill
71 2-25
Phillies
  Jason Knapp
72 2-26
Rockies
  Charlie Blackmon
73 2-27
Diamondbacks
  Bryan Shaw
74 2-28
Angels
  Tyler Chatwood
75 2-29
Yankees
  Joseph "Scott" Bittle
76 2-30
Indians
  Curis "Trey" Haley
77 2-31
Red Sox
  Derrik Gibson
Round 3
78 3-1
Rays
  Jake Jefferies
79 3-2
Pirates
  Jordy Mercer
80 3-3
Royals
  Tyler Sample
81 3-4
Orioles
  L.J. Hoes
82 3-5
Giants
  Roger Kieschnick
83 3-6
Marlins
  Edgar Olmos
84 3-7
Reds
  Zachary Stewart
85 3-8  
Red Sox

 

Supplemental pick received from MLB for failure to sign 2007 second round pick Hunter Morris

Stephen Fife
86 3-9
WizWhite Soxards
  Brent Morel
87 3-10
Nationals
  Danny Espinosa
88 3-11
Astros
  Charles "Chase" Davidson
89 3-12
Rangers
  Tim Murphy
90 3-13
Athletics
  Preston "Petey" Paramore
91 3-14
Cardinals
  Ernest "Niko" Vasquez
92 3-15
Twins
  Bobby Lanigan
93 3-16
Dodgers
  Kyle Russell
94 3-17
Brewers
  Logan Schafer
95 3-18
Blue Jays
  Andrew Liebel
96 3-19
Braves
  Craig Kimbrel
97 3-20
Cubs
  Chris Carpenter
98 3-21
Mariners
  Benjamin "Aaron" Pribanic
99 3-22
Tigers
  Scott Green
100 3-23
Mets
  Kirk Nieuwenhuis
101 3-24
Padres
  Blake Tekotte
102 3-25
Phillies
  Vance Worley
103 3-26
Rockies
  Aaron Weatherford
104 3-27
Diamondbacks
  Kevin Eichhorn
105 3-28
Angels
  Ryan Chaffee
106 3-29
Yankees
  David Adams
107 3-30
Indians
  Robert "Cord" Phelps
108 3-31
Red Sox
  Kyle Weiland
compensation Round B
109 B-1
Astros

Supplemental pick received as compensation for failure to sign 2006 third round pick Brandon Workman.

Ross Seaton
110 B-2
Phillies

Supplemental pick received as compensation for failure to sign 2007 third round pick Derek Dietrich.

Jonathan Pettibone
111 B-3
Padres

Supplemental pick received as compensation for failure to sign 2007 third round pick Tommy Toledo.

Swain "Sawyer" Carroll
112 B-4
Angels

Supplemental pick received as compensation for failure to sign 2007 third round pick Matt Harvey.

Zach Cone
Round 4
113 4-1
Rays
  Christopher "Ty" Morrison
114 4-2
Pirates
  Chase d'Arnaud
115 4-3
Royals
  Tim Melville
116 4-4
Orioles
  Kyle Hudson
117 4-5
Giants
  Brandon Crawford
118 4-6
Marlins
  Curtis Petersen
119 4-7
Reds
  Tyler Cline
120 4-8
White Sox
  Drew O'Neil
121 4-9
Nationals
  Graham Hicks
122 4-10
Astros
  Thomas "T.J." Steele
123 4-11
Rangers
  Joe Wieland
124 4-12
Athletics
  Anthony Capra
125 4-13
Cardinals
  Scott Gorgen
126 4-14
Twins
  Danny Ortiz
127 4-15
Dodgers
  Devaris Strange-Gordon
128 4-16
Brewers
  Josh Romanski
129 4-17
Blue Jays
  Robert "Mark" Sobolewski
130 4-18
Braves
  Braeden Schlehuber
131 4-19
Cubs
  Matthew Cerda
132 4-20
Mariners
  Steven Hensley
133 4-21
Tigers
  Brett Jacobson
134 4-22
Mets
  Sean Ratliff
135 4-23
Padres
  Jason Kipnis
136 4-24
Phillies
  Trevor May
137 4-25
Rockies
  Phillip "Ethan" Hollingsworth
138 4-26
Diamondbacks
  Ryne White
139 4-27
Angels
  Jeff Boshiers
140 4-28
Yankees
  Corban Joseph
141 4-29
Indians
  David Roberts
142 4-30
Red Sox
  Pete Hissey
Round 5
143 5-1
Rays
  Mike Sheridan
144 5-2
Pirates
  Justin Wilson
145 5-3
Royals
  John Lamb
146 5-4
Orioles
  Greg Miclat
147 5-5
Giants
  Edwin Quirate
148 5-6
Marlins
  Pete Andrelczyk
149 5-7
Reds
  Clayton Shunick
150 5-8
White Sox
  Dan Hudson
151 5-9
Nationals
  Adrian Nieto
152 5-10
Astros
  David Duncan
153 5-11
Rangers
  Clark Murphy
154 5-12
Athletics
  Jason Christian
155 5-13
Cardinals
  Jermaine Curtis
156 5-14
Twins
  Nick Romero
157 5-15
Dodgers
  Jon Michael Redding
158 5-16
Brewers
  Maverick Lasker
159 5-17
Blue Jays
  Tyler Pastornicky
160 5-18
Braves
  Jacob Thompson
161 5-19
Cubs
  Justin Bristow
162 5-20
Mariners
  Brett Lorin
163 5-21
Tigers
  Alex Avila
164 5-22
Mets
  Charles "Dock" Doyle
165 5-23
Padres
  Anthony Bass
166 5-24
Phillies
  Jeremy Hamilton
167 5-25
Rockies
  Chris Dominguez
168 5-26
Diamondbacks
  Collin Cowgill
169 5-27
Angels
  Khiry Cooper
170 5-28
Yankees
  Chris Smith
171 5-29
Indians
  Steven "Zach" Putnam
172 5-30
Red Sox
  Ryan Westmoreland
Round 6
173 6-1
Rays
  Shane Dyer
174 6-2
Pirates
  Robbie Grossman
175 6-3
Royals
  Alex Llanos
176 6-4
Orioles
  Rick Zagone
177 6-5
Giants
  Eric Surkamp
178 6-6
Marlins
  Graham Johnson
179 6-7
Reds
  Alex Buchholz
180 6-8
White Sox
  Kenny Williams Jr.
181 6-9
Nationals
  Paul Demny
182 6-10
Astros
  J.B. Shuck
183 6-11
Rangers
  Richard Bleier
184 6-12
Athletics
  Tyreace House
185 6-13
Cardinals
  Eric Fornataro
186 6-14
Twins
  B.J. Hermsen
187 6-15
Dodgers
  Tony Delmonico
188 6-16
Brewers
  Jose Duran
189 6-17
Blue Jays
  Markus Brisker
190 6-18
Braves
  Adam Milligan
191 6-19
Cubs
  Josh Harrison
192 6-20
Mariners
  Jarrett Burgess
193 6-21
Tigers
  Tyler Stohr
194 6-22
Mets
  Josh Satin
195 6-23
Padres
  Stephen "Cole" Figueroa
196 6-24
Phillies
  Colby Shreve
197 6-25
Rockies
  Kiel Roling
198 6-26
Diamondbacks
  Justin Parker
199 6-27
Angels
  Josh Blanco
200 6-28
Yankees
  Brett Marshall
201 6-29
Indians
  Jeremie Tice
202 6-30
Red Sox
  Ryan Lavarnway
Round 7
203 7-1
Rays
  Jason Corder
204 7-2
Pirates
  Benji Gonzalez
205 7-3
Royals
  Jason Esposito
206 7-4
Orioles
  Caleb Joseph
207 7-5
Giants
  Aaron King
208 7-6
Marlins
  Paul Gran
209 7-7
Reds
  Pedro Villarreal
210 7-8
White Sox
  Jordan Danks
211 7-9
Nationals
  Dan Killian
212 7-10
Astros
  Jon Gaston
213 7-11
Rangers
  William "Matt" Thompson
214 7-12
Athletics
  Brett Hunter
215 7-13
Cardinals
  Anthony Ferrara
216 7-14
Twins
  Dan Osterbrock
217 7-15
Dodgers
  Allen "Cole" St. Clair
218 7-16
Brewers
  Steven "Trey" Watten
219 7-17
Blue Jays
  Eric Thames
220 7-18
Braves
  Paul Clemens
221 7-19
Cubs
  Luis Flores
222 7-20
Mariners
  Nate Tenbrink
223 7-21
Tigers
  Jade Todd
224 7-22
Mets
  Mike Hebert
225 7-23
Padres
  Adam Zornes
226 7-24
Phillies
  Johnny Coy
227 7-25
Rockies
  Dan Houston
228 7-26
Diamondbacks
  Miles Reagan
229 7-27
Angels
  Will Smith
230 7-28
Yankees
  Kyle Higashioka
231 7-29
Indians
  Tim Fedroff
232 7-30
Red Sox
  Tim Federowicz
Round 8
233 8-1
Rays
  Anthony Scelfo
234 8-2
Pirates
  Jeremy Farrell
235 8-3
Royals
  Malcolm Culver
236 8-4
Orioles
  Bobby Bundy
237 8-5
Giants
  Scott Barnes
238 8-6
Marlins
  Isaac Galloway
239 8-7
Reds
  Cody Puckett
240 8-8
White Sox
  Kevin Dubler
241 8-9
Nationals
  Ricardo Pecina
242 8-10
Astros
  Brad Dydalewicz
243 8-11
Rangers
  Mike Bianucci
244 8-12
Athletics
  Jeremy Barfield
245 8-13
Cardinals
  Ryan Kulik
246 8-14
Twins
  Jeff Lanning
247 8-15
Dodgers
  Nick Buss
248 8-16
Brewers
  Erik Komatsu
249 8-17
Blue Jays
  Evan Crawford
250 8-18
Braves
  Brett Oberholtzer
251 8-19
Cubs
  James Leverton
252 8-20
Mariners
  Bobby LaFromboise
253 8-21
Tigers
  Andy Dirks
254 8-22
Mets
  Eric Campbell
255 8-23
Padres
  William "Beamer" Weems
256 8-24
Phillies
  Julio Rodriguez
257 8-25
Rockies
  Kurt Yacko
258 8-26
Diamondbacks
  Pat McAnaney
259 8-27
Angels
  Christian Scholl
260 8-28
Yankees
  Dan Brewer
261 8-29
Indians
  Eric Berger
262 8-30
Red Sox
  Michael Lee
Round 9
263 9-1
Rays
  Shawn Smith
264 9-2
Pirates
  Matt Hague
265 9-3
Royals
  John "J.D." Alfaro
266 9-4
Orioles
  Nicholas Haughian
267 9-5
Giants
  Ryan Verdugo
268 9-6
Marlins
  Dan Jennings
269 9-7
Reds
  Dave Sappelt
270 9-8
White Sox
  Ryan Strauss
271 9-9
Nationals
  John "J.R." Higley
272 9-10
Astros
  Luis Cruz
273 9-11
Rangers
  Jared Bolden
274 9-12
Athletics
  Mitch LeVier
275 9-13
Cardinals
  Aaron Luna
276 9-14
Twins
  Mike Gonzales
277 9-15
Dodgers
  Steven Caseres
278 9-16
Brewers
  Michael Bowman
279 9-17
Blue Jays
  Antonio Jimenez
280 9-18
Braves
  Kyle Farrell
281 9-19
Cubs
  Randy "Jay" Jackson
282 9-20
Mariners
  William Morrison
283 9-21
Tigers
  Anthony Shawler
284 9-22
Mets
  Eric Beaulac
285 9-23
Padres
  Kyle Thebeau
286 9-24
Phillies
  Cody Overbeck
287 9-25
Rockies
  Craig Bennigson
288 9-26
Diamondbacks
  Brett Moorehouse
289 9-27
Angels
  Nick Farnsworth
290 9-28
Yankees
  Mikey O'Brien
291 9-29
Indians
  Clayton Cook
292 9-30
Red Sox
  Christian Vazquez
Round 10
293 10-1
Rays
  Matt Hall
294 10-2
Pirates
  Drew Gagnon
295 10-3
Royals
  Mauricio Matos
296 10-4
Orioles
  Chris Herrmann
297 10-5
Giants
  Ryan O'Sullivan
298 10-6
Marlins
  Trevor Holder
299 10-7
Reds
  Sean Conner
300 10-8
White Sox
  Stephen Sauer
301 10-9
Nationals
  Tommy Milone
302 10-10
Astros
  Jarred Holloway
303 10-11
Rangers
  Kevin Castner
304 10-12
Athletics
  Rashun Dixon
305 10-13
Cardinals
  Alejandro Castellanos
306 10-14
Twins
  Evan Bigley
307 10-15
Dodgers
  Chris Joyce
308 10-16
Brewers
  Gregory Miller
309 10-17
Blue Jays
  Danny Farquhar
310 10-18
Braves
  James "J.J." Hoover
311 10-19
Cubs
  William Wilson
312 10-20
Mariners
  Nate Newman
313 10-21
Tigers
  Robbie Weinhardt
314 10-22
Mets
  Brian Valenzuela
315 10-23
Padres
  Andrew Albers
316 10-24
Phillies
  Jean "Carlos" Rodriguez
317 10-25
Rockies
  Stephen Dodson
318 10-26
Diamondbacks
  Danny Hultzen
319 10-27
Angels
  Gabe Jacobo
320 10-28
Yankees
  William "D.J." Mitchell
321 10-29
Indians
  Donnie Webb
322 10-30
Red Sox
  Pete Ruiz

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