2005 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 2005.

2005 Draft Picks
Round Name B/T Ht Wt DOB POS
1 Justin I Upton R/R 6'1" 195 08/25/1987 SS
1 Matthew T Torra (compensation pick for loss of Richie Sexson) R/R 6'3" 225 06/29/1984 RHP
2 Matthew M Green R/R 6'5" 195 01/05/1982 RHP
3 Jason B Neighborgall R/R 6'5" 205 12/19/1983 RHP
3 Micah B Owings (compensation pick for loss of Richie Sexson) R/R 6'5" 220 09/28/1982 RHP
4 Mark J Romanczuk L/L 6'1" 195 09/24/1983 LHP
5 Christopher M Rahl R/R 6'0" 185 12/05/1983 RF
6 Gregory T Smith L/L 6'2" 190 12/22/1983 LHP
7 Anthony R Cupps R/R 6'3" 198 05/31/1983 RHP
8 Ryan G Schreppel L/L 6'2" 195 06/02/1984 LHP
9 Joshua M Ford R/R 6'2" 235 01/17/1983 C
10 Cody W Evans R/R 6'5" 190 09/03/1983 RHP
11 Brett S Jacobson R/R 6'6" 190 11/09/1986 RHP
12 Bryan T Byrne L/R 6'3" 200 04/30/1984 1B
13 Daniel W Roberts R/L 6'3" 175 01/23/1985 LHP
14 Rusty Ryal R/R 6'2" 185 03/16/1983 3B
15 Gregory R Thomson L/L 6'1" 205 06/13/1984 CF
16 Craig S Pfautz R/L 6'3" 190 09/13/1984 LHP
17 Jason C Urquidez R/R 6'2" 175 09/12/1982 RHP
18 Jake D Elder R/R 6'0" 205 03/21/1983 C
19 Kyle W Wright R/R 6'3" 170 04/27/1983 RHP
20 Peter Duda R/R 6'4" 215 09/10/1983 RHP
21 Matthew P Krohe L/L 6'3" 200 01/09/1984 LHP
22 Mailse R Rodriguez R/R 6'0" 215 10/15/1979 RHP
23 Travis A Tully L/L 5'8" 170 01/31/1984 OF
24 Vincent P Bongiovanni R/R 6'5" 215 01/11/1983 RHP
25 David Y Williams R/R 6'3" 210 08/15/1984 RF
26 Brian J Chavez R/R 6'2" 175 03/23/1986 SS
27 Matthew Fowles R/R 6'3" 220 06/03/1983 RHP
28 Norman J Melendez R/R 5'11" 170 09/18/1985 OF
29 Trevor Pippin L/L 6'2" 190 12/03/1986 1B
30 Reinaldo Alicano R/R 6'4" 180 02/22/1986 OF
31 Craig D Heyer R/R 6'3" 195 11/15/1985 RHP
32 Alvaro R Garcia R/R 6'2" 200 06/15/1986 RHP
33 Joseph W Paxson R/R 6'3" 235 07/28/1986 C
34 Kevin B Hammons L/L 6'5" 185 09/28/1984 LHP
35 Raymond K Kruml L/R 5'11" 175 08/05/1985 LF
36 Jonathan J Runnels L/L 6'0" 160 02/07/1986 LHP
37 Scott Mueller R/R 6'3" 175 06/09/1986 RHP
38 Thomas Calahan L/L 6'4" 250 05/16/1985 LHP
39 Dustin J Renfrow L/R 6'2" 200 12/07/1985 RHP
40 Eric M Lawrence R/R 6'4" 190 02/24/1986 RHP
41 Cheyne C Hann R/R 6'4" 235 09/17/1984 RHP
42 Forrest B Beverly R/L 6'3" 200 03/03/1984 LHP
43 Eric M Butler R/R 6'4" 235 12/26/1983 RHP
44 Thomas J Peabody R/R 6'3" 205 05/20/1987 RHP
45 Drew Thomas R/R 6'1" 180 01/18/1987 C
46 Brandon L Thomson L/L 5'11" 175 08/17/1985 LHP
47 Houston L Summers R/R 5'10" 180 08/20/1987 C
48 Aaron M Gamboa L/L 6'1" 175 08/26/1982 LHP
49 Joseph Campbell L/R 6'2" 200 09/25/1985 RHP
50 Ritchie Franklin R/R 6'1" 170 08/07/1986 SS