Tuesday, June 9, 2009
With the 2009 Amateur Baseball draft starting tonight (Tuesday, June 9), here is a little taste of Charlotte players in the draft.
Six Charlotte players have been drafted in the first 10 rounds of the draft, according to baseball-reference.com, the latest being Adam Mills (Rnd. 8, Boston) in 2007.
The list (by round)...
Chris Haney, 2nd Round, Kansas City, 1990
Stu Cole, 3rd Round, Kansas City, 1987
John Maine, 6th Round, Baltimore, 2002
Jeff Johnson, 6th Round, NY Yankees, 1988
Adam Mills, 8th Round, Boston, 2007
Deon Danner, 9th Round, Pittsburgh, 1991
You can find a full list of Niners that played minor league or major league pro ball here...