2015 Rule 5 Draft results

2015 Rule 5 Draft results

The final day of the Winter Meetings began with the annual Rule 5 Draft. Teams were only able to make a selection if they had space on their 40-man roster.

Major League phase

Round 1
1. Philadelphia Phillies: Tyler Goeddel, OF, Rays
2. Cincinnati Reds: Jake Cave, OF, Yankees
3. Atlanta Braves: Evan Rutckyj, LHP, Yankees
4. Colorado Rockies: Luis Perdomo, RHP, Cardinals
5. Milwaukee Brewers: Colin Walsh, 2B, A's
6. Oakland Athletics: Jabari Blash, IF, Mariners
7. San Diego Padres: Josh Martin, RHP, Indians
8. Baltimore Orioles: Joey Rickard, OF, Rays
9. Los Angeles Angels: Deolis Guerra, RHP, Pirates
10. Toronto Blue Jays: Joseph Biagini, RHP, Giants
11. St. Louis Cardinals: Matthew Bowman, RHP, Mets

Round 2
12. Philadelphia Phillies: Daniel Stumpf, LHP, Royals
13. Cincinnati Reds: Chris O'Grady, LHP, Angels
14. Milwaukee Brewers: Zack Jones, RHP, Twins
15. San Diego Padres: Blake Smith, RHP, White Sox
16. Los Angeles Angels: Ji-Man Choi, 1B, Orioles

Triple-A phase

Round 1
1. Cincinnati Reds: Ariel Hernandez, RHP, D-backs
2. Atlanta Braves: Enderson Franco, RHP, Marlins
3. Colorado Rockies: Luis Niebla, RHP, Yankees
4. Milwaukee Brewers: Mitchell Lambson, LHP, Braves
5. Oakland Athletics: Danny Oh, OF, Yankees
6. Miami Marlins: Patrick Johnson, RHP, Pirates
7. Detroit Tigers: Kurt Spomer, RHP, Angels
8. Chicago White Sox: Manaure Martinez, RHP, Phillies
9. Seattle Mariners: Isaac Sanchez, RHP, Pirates
10. Boston Red Sox: Jhonny Polanco, RHP, Cardinals
11. Arizona Diamondbacks: Eduardo de Oleo, C, Yankees
12. Tampa Bay Rays: Adamm Kolarek, LHP, Orioles
13. Baltimore Orioles: Cory Jones, RHP, Cardinals
14. Cleveland Indians: Brian Moran, LHP, Mariners
15. Washington Nationals: Zack Cox, 3B, Marlins
16. San Francisco Giants: Wilson Santos, RHP, Padres
17. Los Angeles Angels: Blayne Weller, RHP, D-backs
18. Houston Astros: Octavio Acosta, RHP, Mets
19. New York Yankees: Yefrey Ramirez, RHP, D-backs
20. Texas Rangers: Garrett Weber, IF, D-backs
21. Los Angeles Dodgers: Felipe Gonzalez, RHP, Marlins
22. Chicago Cubs: David Freitas, C, Orioles
23. Pittsburgh Pirates: Alfredo Reyes, SS, Yankees
24. St. Louis Cardinals: John Brebbia, RHP, D-backs

Round 2
1. Cincinnati Reds: Pin-Chieh Chen, 2B, Cubs
2. Milwaukee Brewers: Kender Villegas, RHP, Cardinals
3. Oakland Athletics: Alex Glenn, OF, D-backs
4. Miami Marlins: Maxx Tissenbaum, C, Rays
5. Detroit Tigers: Santiago Garrido, RHP, Orioles
6. Boston Red Sox: Anyelo Leclerc, RHP, Rangers
7. Arizona Diamondbacks: Robelys Reyes, SS, Cardinals
8. Tampa Bay Rays: Yoel Espinal, RHP, Yankees
9. Baltimore Orioles: Chipper Smith, LHP, Marlins
10. Los Angeles Angels: Ariel Ovando, LHP, Cubs
11. New York Yankees: Julian Aybar, RHP, Cubs
12. Los Angeles Dodgers: Micah Gibbs, C, Royals
13. Chicago Cubs: Mike O'Neill, OF, Cardinals
14. St. Louis Cardinals: Michael Heesch, LHP, Cubs

Round 3
1. Oakland Athletics: Viosergy Rosa, 1B, Marlins
2. Arizona Diamondbacks: Chad Oberacker, OF, A's
3. Tampa Bay Rays: Fernando Baez, FHP, Cardinals
4. Los Angeles Angels: DJ Johnson, RHP, Marlins
5. New York Yankees: Santiago Nessy, C, Royals
6. Los Angeles Dodgers: Logan Bawcom, RHP, Mariners
7. Chicago Cubs: Jesus Loya, OF, Red Sox

Round 4
1. Arizona Diamondbacks: Devin Harris, OF, Giants
2. Los Angeles Dodgers: Julio Morban, OF, Mariners

Round 5
1. Los Angeles Dodgers: Alexander Burgos, LHP, Marlins

Double-A phase

Round 1
1. Miami Marlins: Juan Caballero, RHP, Cardinals

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