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1998 Draft Signing Bonuses

First 100 pick
* Signed major league contract
 

FIRST ROUND

 

1.

Phillies. #Pat Burrell, 1b, U. of Miami

$3,150,000

2.

Athletics. Mark Mulder, lhp, Michigan State U.

3,200,000

3.

Cubs. Corey Patterson, of, HS--Kennesaw, Ga.

3,700,000

4.

Royals. Jeff Austin, rhp, Stanford U.

2,700,000

5.

Cardinals. #J.D. Drew, of, St. Paul/Northern League

3,000,000

6.

Twins. Ryan Mills, lhp, Arizona State U.

2,000,000

7.

Reds. Austin Kearns, of, HS--Lexington, Ky.

1,950,000

8.

Blue Jays. Felipe Lopez, ss, HS--Altamonte Springs, Fla.

2,000,000

9.

Padres. Sean Burroughs,3b, HS--Long Beach

2,100,000

10.

Rangers. Carlos Pena,1b, Northeastern U.

1,850,000

11.

Expos. Josh McKinley, ss, HS--Dowington, Pa.

1,250,000

12.

Red Sox. Adam Everett, ss, U. of South.Carolina

1,725,000

13.

Brewers. J.M. Gold, rhp, HS--Toms River, NJ

1,675,000

14.

Tigers. Jeff Weaver,rhp, Fresno State U.

1,750,000

15.

Pirates. Clint Johnson, lhp, Vanderbilt U.

1,000,000

16.

White Sox. Kip Wells, rhp, Baylor U.

1,495,000

17.

Astros. Brent Lidge, rhp, U. of Notre Dame

1,070,000

18.

Angels. Seth Etherton, rhp, U. of Southern California

1,075,000

19.

Giants. Tony Torcato, 3b, HS--Woodland, Calif.

975,000

20.

Indians. C.C., Sabathia, lhp, HS--Vallejo, Calif.

1,300,000

21.

Mets. Jason Tyner, of, Texas A & M U.

1,070,000

22.

Mariners. Matt Thornton, lhp, Grand Valley (Mich.) State U.

925,000

23.

Dodgers. Bubba Crosby, of, Rice U.

995,000

24.

Yankees. Andy Brown, of, HS--Richmond, Ind.

1,050,000

25.

Giants. Nate Bump,rhp, Penn State U.

750,000

26.

Orioles. Rick Elder, of-1b, HS--Marietta,Ga.

950,000

27.

Marlins. Chip Ambres, of, HS--Beaumont, Texas

1,500,000

28.

Rockies. Matt Roney, rhp, HS--Edmond, Okla.

1,012,500

29.

Giants. Arturo McDowell, of, HS--Jackson, Miss.

937,500

30.

Royals. Matt Burch, rhp, Virginia Commonwealth U.

975,000

 

FIRST-ROUND SUPPLEMENTAL

 

31.

Royals. Chris George, lhp, HS--Klein,Texas

$1,162,500

32.

Cardinals. Ben Diggins, 1b-rhp, HS--Dewey, Ariz.

Did not sign

33.

Expos. Brad Wilkerson,of-lhp, U. of Florida

1,000,000

34.

Tigers. Nate Cornejo, rhp, HS--Wellington, Kan.

865,000

35.

White Sox. Aaron Rowand, of, Cal State Fulerton

575,000

36.

Rockies. Choo Freeman, of, HS--Mesquite Texas

1,400,000

37.

Astros. Michael Nannini, rhp, HS--Henderson, Nev.

595,000

38.

Giants. Chris Jones, lhp, HS--Charlotte, N.C.

587,500

39.

Orioles. Mamon Tucker, of, HS--Austin, Texas

650,000

40.

Rockies. Jeff Winchester, c, HS--Metairie, La.

537,000

41.

Giants. Jeff Urban, lhp, Ball State U.

650,000

42.

Phillies. Eric Valent, of, UCLA

615,000

43.

Yankees. Mark Prior, rhp, HS--San Diego

Did not sign

 

SECOND ROUND

 

44.

Phillies. Brad Baisley, rhp, HS--Land O' Lakes, Fla.

$700,000

45.

Athletics. Gerard Laird, c, HS--Westminster, Calif.

Did not sign

46.

Cubs. David Kelton, ss, HS--La Grange, Ga.

400,000

47.

Royals. Robbie Morrison, rhp, U. of Miami

475,000

48.

Cardinals. #Chad Hutchinson, rhp, Stanford U.

2,300,000

49.

Twins. Marcus Sents, rhp, HS--Cookeville, Tenn.

495,000

50.

Reds. Adam Dunn, of, HS--New Caney, Texas

772,000

51.

Orioles. Ben Knapp, rhp, HS--Oviedo, Fla.

575,000

52.

Braves. Matt Belisle, rhp, HS--Austin

1,750,000

53.

Rangers. Cody Nowlin, of, HS--Clovis, Calif.

420,000

54.

Expos. Eric Good, lhp, HS--Mishawaka, Ind.

431,000

55.

Cardinals. Tim Lemon, of, HS--La Mirada, Calif.

650,000

56.

Brewers. Nick Neugebauer, rhp, HS--Riverside, Calif.

1,000,000

57.

Tigers. Brandon Inge, c-ss, Virginia Commonwealth U.

450,000

58.

Pirates. Jeremy Cotten, 3b, HS--Fuquay Varina, N.C.

606,000

59.

White Sox. Gary Majewski, rhp, HS--Houston

465,000

60.

Rockies. Jermaine Van Buren, rhp, HS--Hattiesburg, Miss.

375,000

61.

Angels. Brandon Emanuel, rhp, Northwestern State U.

390,000

62.

Cubs. Jeff Goldbach, c, HS--Princeton, Ind.

440,000

63.

Indians. Zach Sorensen, ss, Wichita State U.

450,000

64.

Mets. Pat Strange, rhp, HS--Springfield, Mass.

500,000

65.

Mariners. Jeff Verplancke, rhp, Cal State Los Angeles

Did not sign

66.

Dodgers. Mike Fischer, rhp, U. of South Alabama

420,000

67.

Yankees. Randy Keisler, lhp, Louisiana State U.

525,000

68.

Giants. Sammy Serrano, c, Stetson U.

390,000

69.

Orioles. Alex Hart, rhp, HS--Chambersburg, Pa.

Did not sign

70.

Marlins. Derek Wathan, ss, U. of Oklahoma

360,000

71.

Rockies. Jody Gerut, of, Stanford U.

450,000

72.

Giants. Chris Magruder, of, U. of Washington

325,000

73.

Tigers. Adam Pettyjohn, lhp, Fresno State U.

392,500

 

THIRD ROUND

 

74.

Phillies. Jorge Padilla, of, HS--Melbourne, Fla.

435,000

75.

Athletics. Kevin Miller, ss, U. of Washington

255,000

76.

Cubs. Kevin Bass, 3b, HS--Fayette, Ala.

266,000

77.

Royals. Ben Cordova, of, Chula Vista, Calif.

400,000

78.

Cardinals. Gabe Johnson, c, HS--Delray Beach, Fla.

220,000

79.

Twins. Brent Hoard, lhp, Stanford U.

280,000

80.

Reds. Greg Porter, ss, HS--Keller, Texas

Did not sign

81.

Expos. Clyde Williams, 1b, HS--Sanford, Fla.

250,000

82.

Padres. Beau Craig, c, HS--Santee, Calif.

Did not sign

83.

Rangers. Barry Zito, lhp, Los Angeles Pierce JC

Did not sign

84.

Expos. Kevin Kelly, 3b, HS--Brooklawn, NJ

Did not sign

85.

Red Sox. Mike Maroth, lhp, U. of Central Florida

225,000

86.

Brewers. Derry Hammond, of, HS--West Point, Miss.

280,000

87.

Tigers. Tommy Marx, lhp, HS --West Bloomfield, Mich.

400,000

88.

Pirates. Jeremy Harts, of, HS--Decatur, Ga.

300,000

89.

White Sox. Josh Fogg, rhp, U. of Florida

275,000

90.

Rockies. Kevin Gordon, rhp, U. of Central Florida

270,000

91.

Angels. Paul French, rhp, HS--Concord, Calif.

Did not sign

92.

Astros. Brad Busbin, rhp, HS--Orlando

Did not sign

93.

Indians. Scott Pratt, 2b, Auburn U.

270,000

94.

Mets. Jason Saenz, lhp, U. of Southern California

245,000

95.

Mariners. Andy Vanhekken, lhp, HS--Holland, Mich.

270,000

96.

Dodgers. Alex Santos, rhp, U. of Miami

Did not sign

97.

Yankees. Drew Henson, 3b, HS--Brighton, Mich.

2,000,000

98.

Giants. Mike Dean, c, Oral Roberts U.

195,000

99.

Orioles. Steven Bechler, rhp, HS--Medford,Ore.

225,000

100.

Marlins. David Callahan, 1b, HS--Palm Bay, Fla.

275,000

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