Canadians drafted in 2004

 * C Mike Nickeas (Vancouver, BC) of Georgia Tech University was the top Canadian selected in the 2004 going in the fifth round to the Texas Rangers ....   


38 Canadians drafted in ... in 2004

Round (Over-all) Club Position Name Home Town University/Team

5th (141) Rangers C Mike Nickeas Vancouver, BC Georgia Tech University 7th (196) Brewers RHP Craig Langille Bedford, N.S. Dartmouth Juniors 7th (198) Reds LHP Philippe-Alexandre Valiquette  St. Laurent, Que. ABC/Les Ailes Du Quebec/Canadian National Junior Team 7th (213) Mariners OF Sebastien Boucher Ottawa, Ont., Bethune-Cookman University 11th (333) Mariners RHP-3B Mike Saunders Victoria, BC Victoria Mariners/Team BC/Canadian National Junior Team

12th (346) Brewers LHP Andrew Albers North Battleford, Sask. Team Saskatchewan 14th (425) Red Sox LHP R.J. Swindle Vancouver, BC Charleston Southern University 16th (466) Brewers RHP Alexandre Periard St-Eustache, Que. Academie Baseball Canada/Canadian National Junior Team 17th (520) Giants RHP Jordon Thompson Ottawa, Ont. Northeastern University 20th (597) Blue Jays RHP Bobby Scott Victoria, BC Victoria Mariners

21st (614) Mets OF Tim Smith Scarborugh, Ont. Team Ontario/Canadian National Junior Team 24th (714) Expos 3B Steve Hornostaj Waterloo, Ont. Ontario Blue Jays/Canadian National Junior Team 26th (787) A’s RHP Steven Carter Windsor, Ont. Coastal Carolina University 26th (791) Braves OF Adam Parliament Pentiction, BC Langley Blaze 29th (856) Brewers RHP Ryan Patterson Duncan, BC Parksville Royals

30th (892) Pirates 2B Issael Gonzalez Montreal, Que. Academie Baseball Canada/Canadian National Junior Team 31st (941) Braves RHP Jamie Richmond Mississauga, Ont. Mississauga Majors/Canadian Junior Team 32nd (970) Giants RHP Morgan Brinson Langley, BC White Rock Tritons 32nd (971) Braves RHP Clay Caulfield Toronto, Ont. Ontario Blue Jays 34th (1006) Brewers RHP Kris Dabrowiecki Toronto, Ont. Team Ontario/Canadian National Junior Team


34th (1018) Dodgers LHP Chris LeMay Winnipeg, Man. Kwantlen College 34th (1021) Twins 3B Rene Tosoni Port Cotquilam, BC Coquitlam Reds/Canadian National Junior Team 35th (1036) Brewers C Chris Copat Calgary, Alta. Prairie Baseball Academy 35th (1060) Giants RHP Tim Grant Vancouver, BC Dartmouth University 36th (1073) Angels RHP John Mariotti Toronto, Ont. Gulf Coast Community College

36th (1088) Marlins RHP Sebastien Vendette Laval, Que. Academie Baseball Canada/Canadian National Junior Team 42nd (1248) Orioles C Brian Blackburn London, Ont. Kellogg Community College 42nd (1256) Jays LHP Jon Hesketh Langley, BC Langley Blaze/Team BC 43rd (1294) Cubs LHP Adam Daniels North Vancouver, BC Eastern Oklahoma State Jr. College 44th (1299) Padres RHP Omar Kadir Surrey, BC Prairie Baseball Academy

45th (1351) Red Sox OF Adam Campbell Surrey, BC University of British Columbia 46th (1361) Brewers RHP Jamie Metzner Langley, BC Langley Blaze 46th (1382) Marlins RHP Jared Johnson Kelowna, BC Central Arizona College 47th (1386) Padres 3B Sean Cunningham Whitby, Ont. Ontario Blue Jays 48th (1417) Mets LHP Morgan Carlisle Summerside, PEI Team PEI/Team Ontario/Canadian National. Junior Team

49th (1461) Twins LHP Nicolas Bleau Mercier, Que. Gulf Coast Community College 50th (1483) Expos C Joel Collins Richmond Hill, Ont. Team Ontario/Canadian National Junior Team 50th (1486) Blue Jays 1B Jordan Lennerton Langley, BC Langley Blaze/Canadian National Junior Team

By province: British Columbia 17, Ontario 12, Quebec 4, Alberta 1, Nova Scotia 1, PEI 1, Saskatchewan 1, Manitoba 1.

By team: 1. Brewers 7, 2. Blue Jays 3, 2. Braves 3, 2. Giants 3. Red Sox 2, Expos 2, Marlins 2, Mariners 2, Mets 2, Padres 2, Twins 2, New York Mets 2, A’s Angels 1, Cubs 1, Dodgers 1,  Orioles 1, Reds 1, Pirates 1, Rangers 1.

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