MLB First Round Draft Picks - Kansas City Royals
SEASONPLAYERPOSSCHOOL/HOMETOWNPICK
2013Hunter DozierSSStephen F. Austin8
2012Kyle ZimmerRHPSan Francisco5
2011Derek (Bubba) StarlingOFGardner Edgerton High School (KS)5
2010Christian ColonSSCal State Fullerton4
2009Aaron CrowRHPFort Worth Cats (Missouri)12
2008Eric Hosmer1BAmerican Heritage H.S., Plantation, Fla.3
2007Mike MoustakasSSChatsworth (Calif.) HS2
2006Luke HochevarRHPWray, Colo.1
2005Alex Gordon3BNebraska2
2004Billy Butler1B/3BWolfson HS, Jacksonville14
2004Matt CampbellLHPSouth Carolina29
2003Mitchell MyerCU. of Toledo30
2003Chris LubanskiOFKennedy-Kenrick HS5
2002Zack GreinkeRHPApopka, FL6
2001Colt GriffinRHPMarshall (Texas) HS9
2000Mike StodolkaLHPCorona, CA4
1999Kyle SnyderRHPU. of North Carolina7
1999Mike MacdougalRHPWake Forest U.25
1998Matt BurchRHPVa. Commonwealth U.30
1998Jeff AustinRHPStanford U.4
1997Dan ReichertRHPU of the Pacific7
1996Dermal BrownOFMarlboro, NY14
1995Juan LebronOFArroyo, PR19
1994Matt Smith1BGrants Pass, OR16
1993Jeff GrangerLHPTexas A&M U5
1992James PittsleyRHPDubois, PA17
1992Michael TuckerSS-2BLongwood College10
1991Joseph VitielloOFU of Alabama7
1989Brent MayneCCal State Fullerton13
1988Hugh WalkerOFJacksonville, AR18
1987Kevin AppierRHPAntelope Valley JC9
1986Tony ClementsSSChino, CA24
1985Brian McRaeSSBlue Springs, FL17
1984Scott BankheadRHPU of North Carolina16
1983Gary ThurmanOFIndianapolis, IN21
1982John MorrisOFSeton Hall U10
1981Dave LeeperOFU of Southern California23
1980Frank WillsRHPTulane U16
1979Atlee HammakerLHPE. Tennessee State U21
1978Buddy BiancalanaSSGreenbrae, CA25
1977Mike JonesLHPPittsford, NY21
1976Ben GrzybekRHPHialeah, FL18
1975Clint HurdleOFMerritt Island, FL9
1974Willie WilsonOFSummit, NJ18
1973Lew OlsenRHPAlamo, CA9
1972Jamie QuirkSSWhittier, CA18
1971Roy BranchRHPSt. Louis, MO5
1970Rex GoodsonCLongview, TX8
1969*-John SimmonsSSChildersburg, AL23