Posted: Wednesday June 03, 1998 12:40 AM
The list of players selected by Major League baseball teams during the 18th round of Tuesday’s amateur draft.
524. Philadelphia, Nathan Espy, 1b, Lurleen HS, Pensacola, Fla.
525. Oakland, Justin Hall, ss, California.
526. Chicago Cubs, Carlton Wells, lhp, King HS, Tampa, Fla.
527. Kansas City, Ryan Hill, rhp, Wabash Valley HS, Washington,
528. St. Louis, Esix Snead, of, Central Florida.
529. Minnesota, Kevin Thompson, ss. Western Hill HS, Fort Worth,
530. Cincinnati, Gary Loudon, rhp, Shippensburg.
531. Toronto, Ryan Fleming, of, Dayton.
532. San Diego, Aaron Kramer, rhp, Arizona State.
533. Texas, Michael Schaeffer, lhp, Saint Louis.
534. Montreal, James Serrano, rhp, New Mexico.
535. Boston, Terrance Hill, lhp, Southern U.
536. Milwaukee, Ricky Lewis, rhp, Mississippi.
537. Detroit, Andrew Earley, rhp, Shaker Heights (Ohio) HS.
538. Pittsburgh, Joseph Beimel, lhp, Duquesne.
539. Chicago White Sox, Christopher Hamblen, c, Highlands HS,
Fort Thomas, Kent.
540. Colorado, Jason Wrigley, rhp, Georgia Tech.
541. Anaheim, Casey Kelley, 1b, Washington.
542. Houston, Rich Terwilliger, rhp, Finger Lakes HS, Corning,
543. Cleveland, Taliferrio Gallaher, of, U. of New Haven.
544. New York Mets, Brian Cole, of, Navarro College.
545. Seattle, Craig Willis, rhp, Pacific Lutheran.
546. Los Angeles, Tony Richards, c, North Dakota.
547. New York Yankees, Bruce Delmas, rhp, Odessa College.
548. San Francisco, David Brous, lhp, Del Norte HS, Crescent
549. Baltimore, Denis Gratton, rhp, no school, Kitchener, Conn.
550. Florida, David LaRoche, 1b, Fort Scott (Kan.) HS.
551. Atlanta, Colin Stewart, of, Sonoma State.
552. Tampa Bay, Brandon Backe, ss, Galveston College.
553. Arizona, Bret Prinz, rhp, Phoenix College.