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2012 MLB Draft Results: Texas Rangers Draft Picks

Major League Baseball's 2012 First-Year Player Draft is now in the books, and we'll now play the waiting game between draftees (and their agents) and MLB clubs, as they look to hammer out deals. The Texas Rangers were well stocked in this year's draft, with five picks in the top 100.

Here's who Jon Daniels and the Texas Rangers selected in the 2012 MLB Draft:

  • No. 29 overall: Lewis Brinson, OF, Coral Springs HS, FL
  • No. 39 overall: Joey Gallo, 3B/RHP, Bishop Gorman HS, NV
  • No. 53 overall: Collin Wiles, RHP, Blue Valley West HS, KS
  • No. 83 overall: Jamie Jarmon, OF, Indian River HS, DE
  • No. 93 overall: Nick Williams, OF, Ball HS, TX
  • No. 123 overall: Pat Cantwell, C, Stony Brook, NY
  • No. 156 overall: Alec Asher, RHP, Polk County CC, FL
  • No. 186 overall: Preston Beck, OF, Texas-Arlington, TX
  • No. 216 overall: Royce Bollinger, OF, Gonzaga, WA
  • No. 246 overall: Cam Schiller, 2B, Oral Roberts, OK
  • No. 276 overall: Cody Kendall, RHP, Fresno State, CA
  • No. 306 overall: John Niggli, RHP, Liberty, VA
  • No. 336 overall: Casey Shiver, RHP, Southern Polytechnic State, GA
  • No. 366 overall: Eric Brooks, RHP, McLennan CC, TX
  • No. 396 overall: Keone Kela, RHP, Everett CC, WA
  • No. 426 overall: Sam Stafford, LHP, Texas
  • No. 456 overall: Kwinton Smith, OF, Dillon HS, SC
  • No. 486 overall: Jameis Winston, OF, Hueytown HS, AL
  • No. 516 overall: Janluis Castro, 2B, Colegio Hector Urdaneta, Puerto Rico
  • No. 546 overall: Charles Moorman, C, El Captain HS, CA
  • No. 576 overall: Ryan Harvey, RHP, Seton Hall, NJ
  • No. 606 overall: Tyler Smith, RHP, South Carolina-Sumter JC, SC
  • No. 636 overall: Josh McElwee, RHP, Newberry, SC
  • No. 666 (yikes!) overall: Jacob Lemoine, RHP, Bridge City HS, TX
  • No. 696 overall: Travis Dean, RHP, Kennesaw State, GA
  • No. 726 overall: Coby Cowgill, RHP, Virginia Military Institute, VA
  • No. 756 overall: Chase Mullins, LHP, Bourbon County HS, KY
  • No. 786 overall: Gabriel Roa, SS, Wabash Valley CC, IL
  • No. 816 overall: Austen Thrailkill, LHP, St. Petersberg CC, FL
  • No. 846 overall: Ryan Bores, RHP, Kent State, OH
  • No. 876 overall: Joseph Burns, LHP, Samford, AL
  • No. 906 overall: Brandon Kuter, RHP, George Mason, VA
  • No. 936 overall: Barrett Serrato, OF, Purdue, IN
  • No. 966 overall: Zachary Brill, LHP, Mark Morris HS, WA
  • No. 996 overall: Alex Young, LHP, Carmel Catholic HS, IL
  • No. 1,026 overall: Ryan Burr, RHP, Highlands Ranch HS, CO
  • No. 1,056 overall: David Lyon, C, Kent State, OH
  • No. 1,086 overall: Brad Stone, LHP, Ardrey Kell HS, NC
  • No. 1,116 overall: Sterling Wynn, LHP, China Spring HS, TX
  • No. 1,146 overall: Matt Withrow, RHP, Midland Christian HS, TX
  • No. 1,176 overall: Zackary Fields, 1B, Annapolis HS, MI
  • No. 1,206 overall: Telvin Johnson, OF, Henry County HS, GA
  • No. 1,236 overall: Paul Schwendel, RHP, Emory, GA

Photographs by jamesbrandon, jdtornow, phlezk, flygraphix, mcdlttx, tomasland, and literalbarrage used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.