|RULE 5 DRAFT|
|Player||Original Team||The Skinny|
|No. 1||*Yankees||Jamie Hoffmann, of||Dodgers||Physical grinder with big league experience could stick as extra outfielder.|
|No. 2||Pirates||John Raynor, of||Marlins||At least a 70 runner, Raynor fits as an extra outfielder if his defense in center is serviceable.|
|No. 3||**Rangers||Ben Snyder, lhp||Giants||Rangers targeted physical lefty, who blossomed in relief role at Double-A Connecticut in ’09.|
|No. 4||Royals||Edgar Osuna, lhp||Braves||Shocked the Royals took a Brave? Osuna has fringe velocity but a good slow curve that should work out of the pen.|
|No. 5||Indians||Hector Ambriz, rhp||Diamondbacks||Former two-way UCLA player has good size and should focus on low-90s fastball and split in relief role.|
|No. 6||Diamondbacks||Zack Kroenke, lhp||Yankees||Lefty’s velocity was up in Arizona Fall League and doesn’t have to be offered back to Yanks; since he’s been outrighted off 40-man roster, he can refuse and become a free agent if offered back.|
|No. 7||#Mets||Carlos Monasterios, rhp||Phillies||Righty has improved his sinkerball’s command in recent years, secondary stuff still comes and goes.|
|No. 8||***Marlins||Jorge Jimenez, 3b||Red Sox||Physical third baseman has solid lefty bat and fringe defensive skills at third base.|
|No. 10||Athletics||Bobby Cassevah, rhp||Angels||Cassevah’s sinker tops out at 93-94 and helped generate 4.03-to-1 groundout-to-airout ratio in ’09 at Double-A.|
|No. 11||Blue Jays||Zech Zinicola, rhp||Nationals||Former Arizona State closer has inconsistent history, but at his best, he has firm 90-93 mph fastball and a closer’s short memory.|
|No. 12||White Sox||Pass||—||—|
|No. 13||Brewers||Chuck Lofgren, lhp||Indians||Athletic lefthander has lost command the last two years; found success at Double-A in ’09 but regressed again in Triple-A.|
|No. 14||Cubs||Mike Parisi, rhp||Cardinals||Big soft-tosser reached majors in 2008 but battled injuries in ’09, making just five minor league starts.|
|No. 15||Rays||Armando Zerpa, lhp||Red Sox||Low-slot lefthander has sinker-slider mix, hasn’t pitched above Class A.|
|No. 16||Mariners||Kanekoa Texeira, rhp||Yankees||Texeira has had a wipeout slider for several years, and hasn’t had the fastball command for it to be a true weapon at higher levels. Was traded with Nick Swisher to the Yankees last offseason.|
|No. 19||Giants||Steven Johnson, rhp||Orioles||No plus pitch, but the son of a big leaguer has four solid-average pitches at his best with a good knack for using them.|
|No. 20||Cardinals||Ben Jukich, lhp||Reds||Tallish lefty is 27, creates angle with below-average velocity on fastball and has solid curve.|
|No. 22||Phillies||David Herndon, rhp||Angels||Good control in Double-A for sinker-slider righthander, who also throws a splitter.|
|No. 24||Red Sox||Pass||—||—|
The Twins, Tigers, Braves and Reds did not have Rule 5 picks because their 40-man rosters were already full.
*Nationals traded pick to Yankees for righthander Brian Bruney.
**Orioles traded pick to Rangers as part of the trade for righthander Kevin Millwood.
***Astros traded pick to Marlins as part of the trade for righthander Matt Lindstrom.
#After the draft, the Mets traded Monasterios to the Dodgers for cash considerations.
|1||Nationals||Arismendy Mota, rhp||White Sox|
|2||Pirates||Rodolfo Cardona, ss||Orioles|
|3||Orioles||Jose Duran, rhp||Astros|
|5||Indians||Brian Horwitz, of||Giants|
|7||Mets||John Lujan, rhp||White Sox|
|10||Athletics||Beau Vaughan, rhp||Rangers|
|11||BlueJays||Ruben de la Rosa, rhp||Nationals|
|16||Rays||Miguel Sierra, rhp||Cubs|
|17||Mariners||Terry Engles, rhp||Nationals|
|21||Rangers||James Tomlin, of||Dodgers|
|22||Marlins||Anillins Martinez, lhp||Indians|
|23||Giants||Jake Stevens, lhp||Orioles|
|24||Cardinals||Matt Meyer, lhp||Indians|
|26||Phillies||Angelo Sanchez, rhp||Twins|
|31||Nationals||Mike Wlodarczyk, lhp||Rays|
|35||Mets||Marshall Hubbard, 1b||Mariners|
|40||Rangers||Andrew Jenkins, c||Marlins|
|45||Nationals||Nick Moresi, of||Astros|
|46||Mets||Rolando Valdez, rhp||Padres|
|47||Rangers||Winston Marquez, lhp||Twins|
|49||Mets||Orlando Lara, lhp||SD|
|7||Mets||Johan Figuereo, rhp||Nationals|
|9||Padres||Hayden Beard, rhp||Mets|
|12||Reds||Doug Salinas, rhp||Rays|
|27||Dodgers||Raul Burgos, rhp||Giants|
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