Draft Recap

The 2007 MLB First Year Players draft was completed on Friday in Orlando and the Cubs selected one player in all but the 2nd round and 50 over all. According to the report on Cubs.com, Ryan Acosta is the son of former pitching coach Oscar Acosta, James Russell is the son of Jeff Russell and Jordan Herr is the son of Tommy Herr.

Here is a complete list of the players selected by the Chicago Cubs in the 2007 Draft….

  • Round 1 – #3 overall – Josh Vitters, 3B
  • Supplemental Round – #48 overall – Josh Donaldson, C
  • Round 3 – #97 – Tony Thomas, 2B
  • Round 4 – #127 – Darwin Barney, SS
  • Round 5 – #157 – Brandon Guyer, RF
  • Round 6 – #187 – Casey Lambert, LHP
  • Round 7 – #217 – Ty Wright, OF
  • Round 8 – #247 – Marquez Smith, 3B
  • Round 9 – #277 – Clark Hardman, CF
  • Round 10 – #307 – Leon Johnson, CF
  • Round 11 – #337 – Chris Siegfried, LHP
  • Round 12 – #367 – Ryan Acosta, RHP
  • Round 13 – #397 – Jonathan Wyatt, CF
  • Round 14 – #427 – James Russell, LHP
  • Round 15 – #457 – Marc Sawyer, 1B
  • Round 16 – #487 – Zachary Ashwood, LHP
  • Round 17 – #517 – Arik Hempy, LHP
  • Round 18 – #547 – Jeffrey Rea, 2B
  • Round 19 – #577 – Kyle Day, C
  • Round 20 – #607 – Jose Made, SS
  • Round 21 – #637 – Dustin Sasser, LHP
  • Round 22 – #667 – Craig Muschko, RHP
  • Round 23 – #697 – Stephen Vento, RHP
  • Round 24 – #727 – Scott Meyer, RHP
  • Round 25 – #757 – Victor Sanchez, 3B
  • Round 26 – #787 – Michael Bunton, LHP
  • Round 27 – #817 – Clayton Suss, RHP
  • Round 28 – #847 – Bill Moss, 2B
  • Round 29 – #877 – Andrew Cashner, RHP
  • Round 30 – #907 – Luke Sommer, RF
  • Round 31 – #937 – Brian Leclerc, LF
  • Round 32 – #966 – Luis Bautista, C
  • Round 33 – #995 – Preston Clark, C
  • Round 34 – #1024 – Enrique Garcia, RHP
  • Round 35 – #1053 – Jonathan Casey, RHP
  • Round 36 – #1082 – Billy Mottran, 3B
  • Round 37 – #1110 – Michael McGee, RHP
  • Round 38 – #1138 – Yuri Higgins, RHP
  • Round 39 – #1166 – Roberto Sabates, C
  • Round 40 – #1194 – Corey Bachman, RHP
  • Round 41 – #1220 – Jordan Herr, CF
  • Round 42 – #1246 – Colt Sedbrook, IF
  • Round 43 – #1272 – Garrett Clyde, RHP
  • Round 44 – #1298 – Bryan Jost, 1B
  • Round 45 – #1324 – Ryan Lewis, CF
  • Round 46 – #1348 – Tyler Clark, RHP
  • Round 47 – #1371 – Joshua Walter, RHP
  • Round 48 – #1393 – Carlos Rivera – CF
  • Round 49 – #1414 – Jordan Rogers – RHP
  • Round 50 – #1435 – Blakely Murphy, C

Dayn Perry’s Winners and Losers from the 2007 Draft

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