Listen to him on the weekly Pipeline Podcast. White Sox select Gordon Beckham for the first round 9. Andrew Cashner Texas Christian. In addition, teams which lost free agents in the previous off-season may be awarded "compensatory" picks. Indianapolis Clowns Atlanta Black Crackers.
He never approached those numbers again and has been out of baseball since '16 after wearing out his welcome in Toronto, Oakland and Chicago.
2008 Major League Baseball draft
Hewitt was a tremendous athlete who came with serious questions about his bat -- and he hit. Reds select Yonder Alonso for the first round Nats trade for Yan Gomes Gomes could be the Nationals catcher of the present and future. Buster Posey C 3. Chicago Cubs [Compensation 13].