Canadians drafted in 1995

* RHP Ryan Dempster (Gibsons, BC) was the top Canadian selected in 1995, shown here on a 1996 Bowman card ....  

31 Canadians drafted ... in 1995

Round (Over-all) Club Position Name Home Town University/Team 3rd   (66th) Rangers RHP Ryan Dempster Gibsons, BC North Shore Twins 5th  (127th) Cardinals 3B Cody McKay Vancouver, BC Arizona State University 6th   (160th) Blue Jays C Blaine Fortin Lundar, Man 9th  (231st) Cubs RHP Chad Ricketts Waterloo, Ont. Polk Community College 16th (451st) Expos 3B Pierre-Luc LaForest Gatineau, Que. Academie Baseball Canada

17th (454th) Mariners RHP Aaron Myette Surrey, BC Whalley Chiefs 17th (464th) Brewers C Alex Andreopoulos Toronto, Ont. Seton Hall University 23rd (632nd) Twins LHP Jamie Vallis Bedford, N.S. Bedford Blues/Nova Scotia Selects 24th (664th) Blue Jays LHP Mark Curtis St. Albert Alta. 28th (785th) Braves RHP Yan LaGrandeur Granby, Que. Academie Baseball Canada

29th (800th) Twins LHP Sean Reilly Burlington, Ont. Burlington Bulls 36th (1003rd) Dodgers RHP Trevor Bishop Assiniboia, Sask. 39th (1095th) Expos RHP Bruno Vaillancourt Le Gardeur, Que. Academie Baseball Canada 40th (1115th) Dodgers C Bobby Lee Cripps Powell River, BC Parksville Royals 41st (1140th) Blue Jays INF Jess Bechard Brantford, Ont. Masillon HS, Ohio

45th (1237th) Padres LHP Brett Kondro Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. 45th(1255th) Astros OF Brock Ashby Edmonton, Alta. 46th (1284th) Expos LHP Daniel Prata Repentingy, Que. Academie Baseball Canada 47th (1301st) Dodgers RHP Steve Green Longeiul, Que. Academie Baseball Canada 48th (1310th) Mariners C Jamie Pietraszko Kitchener, Ont. Kitchener Panthers

51st (1390th) Braves LHP Andrew Cochran Richmond, BC Pacific Lutheran University 56th (1477th) Dodgers RHP Vance Cozier Ajax, Ont. Ajax Spartans 56th (1480th) Yankees LHP Darrell Craig, Trail, BC National Baseball Institute 57th (1492nd) Dodgers LHP Joel Ainsworth Sarnia, Ont. Sarnia Braves 59th (1520th) Astros RHP Jay Meyer Winnipeg, Man.

67th (1588th) Dodgers C Paul Auton Edmonton, Alta. 69th (1601st) Dodgers 1B Tim Hackman Vernon, BC Kelowna Cubs 72nd (1618th) Astros RHP Mike Meyers Tillsonburg, Ont. Team Ontario 73rd (1621st) Dodgers RHP Ryan Cail Kamloops, BC National Baseball Institute 76th (1633rd) Dodgers RHP Neil Atchison Sarnia, Ont. Sarnia Braves

77th (1638th) Astros 1B Wayne Chinapen Willowdale, Ont.


By province: Ontario 10, British Columbia 8, Quebec 5, Alberta 4, Manitoba 2, New Brunswick 1, Saskatchewan 1.

By team: 1. Dodgers 9, 2. Astros 4, 3. Blue Jays 3, 3. Expos 3.

Braves 2, Mariners 2, Twins 2, Cubs 1, Brewers 1, Cardinals 1, Padres 1, Rangers 1, Yankees 1.