2016 Draft Picks

Each year in June, Major League Baseball holds their amateur draft where franchises are able to select players in high school and college.  These players are then assigned to a minor league affiliate to begin their advancement in hopes of some day making the major league roster.  Here you will find the draft selections made by the Arizona Diamondbacks from June 2016.

2016 Draft Picks
Round Name B/T Ht Wt DOB Pos
CBA Anfernee Grier R/R 6’ 1” 180 10/13/1995 OF
2 Andy Yerzy L/R 6’ 3” 215 07/05/1998 C
3 Jon Duplantier L/R 6’ 4” 225 07/11/1994 RHP
4 Curtis Taylor R/R 6’ 6” 215 07/25/1995 RHP
5 Joey Rose R/R 6’ 1” 205 01/20/1998 3B
6 Mack Lemieux L/L 6’ 3” 205 09/06/1996 LHP
7 Jordan Watson L/L 6’ 0” 185 09/14/1993 LHP
8 Ryan January L/R 6’ 2” 198 05/27/1997 C
9 Tommy Eveld R/R 6’ 5” 195 12/30/1993 RHP
10 Stephen Smith R/R 6’ 1” 220 11/03/1994 OF
11 Jacob Polancic R/R 6’ 3” 205 06/08/1998 RHP
12 Gavin Stupienski L/R 6’ 1” 220 03/12/1994 C
13 Manny Jefferson R/R 6’ 3” 170 03/05/1995 SS
14 Colin Poche L/L 6’ 3” 185 01/17/1994 LHP
15 Tyler Keele R/R 6’ 3” 195 08/17/1993 RHP
16 Nick Blackburn R/R 6’ 2” 205 07/10/1994 RHP
17 Jake Winston R/R 6’ 3” 194 09/13/1993 RHP
18 Bowden Francis R/R 6’ 5” 240 04/22/1996 RHP
19 Mark Karaviotis R/R 6’ 1” 185 10/12/1995 SS
20 Connor Grey R/R 6’ 0” 180 05/06/1994 RHP
21 Cameron Cannon R/R 5’ 11” 175 10/16/1997 SS
22 Kevin Ginkel R/R 6’ 4” 210 03/24/1994 RHP
23 Luke Van Rycheghem L/L 6’ 0” 185 05/28/1996 C
24 Riley Smith R/R 6’ 1” 175 01/15/1995 RHP
25 Myles Babitt L/L 5’ 9” 180 03/17/1993 OF
26 Tanner Hill R/R 6’ 2” 250 04/12/1994 1B
27 Gabe Gonzalez R/R 6’ 4” 210 08/16/1996 RHP
28 Edmond Americaan L/L 5’ 11” 170 03/27/1997 LHP
29 Hunter Kiel R/R 6’ 3” 229 07/18/1996 RHP
30 Brandon Martorano R/R 6’ 2” 175 01/06/1998 C
31 Williams Durruthy R/R 6’ 4” 225 10/11/1994 RHP
32 Trevor Simms R/R 6’ 4” 220 03/15/1992 RHP
33 Paxton De La Garza R/R 6’ 0” 200 12/17/1993 SS
34 Connor Owings L/R 5’ 10” 190 05/11/1994 2B
35 Billy Endris L/L 6’ 2” 190 10/18/1993 OF
36 Rob Galligan R/L 6’ 4” 220 07/01/1993 LHP
37 Welby Malczewski L/L 6’ 6” 230 06/14/1995 LHP
38 Nelson Mompierre L/R 6’ 0” 195 09/26/1995 C
39 Jacob Olson L/R 5’ 11” 185 05/21/1997 2B
40 Jordan Wiley L/R 6’ 1” 185 12/29/1997 RHP