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Royals First-Round No. 1 Draft Picks
First picks by club:  

  Year Player Pick No.
  2013 Hunter Dozier, SS 8
  2012 Kyle Zimmer, RHP 5
  2011 Bubba Starling, OF 5
  2010 Aaron Crow, RHP 12
  2009 Michael Moustakas, SS 2
  2008 Eric Hosmer, 1B 3
  2007 Michael Moustakas, SS 2
  2006 Luke Hochevar, RHP 1
  2005 Alex Gordon, 3b 2
  2004 Billy Butler, 3b 14
  2002 Zack Greinke, rhp 6
  2001 Jonathon Griffin, rhp 9
  2000 Michael Stodolka, lhp 4
  1999 Kyle Snyder, rhp 7
  1999 Mike MacDougal 25
  1999 Mike Paradis, rhp 13
  1998 Jeff Austin, p 4
  1998 Matt Burch, p 30
  1997 Dan Reichert, rhp 7
  1996 Dermal Brown, of 14
  1995 Juan LeBron, of 19
  1994 Matt Smith, 1b 16
  1993 Jeff Granger, lhp 5
  1992 Michael Tucker, ss 10
  1992 Jim Pittsley, rhp 17
  1992 Sherard Clinkscales, rhp 31
  1992 Johnny Damon, of 35
  1991 Joe Vitiello, 1b 7
  1990 NONE --
  1989 Brent Mayne, c 13
  1988 Hugh Walker, of 18
  1987 Kevin Appier, rhp 9
  1986 Anthony Clements, ss 24
  1985 Brian McRae, ss 17
  1984 Scott Bankhead, rhp 16
  1983 Gary Thurman, of 21
  1982 John Morris, of 10
  1981 Dave Leeper, of 23
  1980 Frank Wills, rhp 16
  1979 Atlee Hammaker, lhp 21
  1978 Buddy Biancalana, ss 25
  1977 Mike Jones, lhp 21
  1976 Ben Grzybek, rhp 16
  1975 Clint Hurdle, of 9
  1974 Willie Wilson, of 18
  1973 Lewis Olson, p 9
  1972 Jamie Quirk, ss 18
  1971 Roy Branch, p 5
  1970 Rex Goodson, c 8
  1969 John Simmons, ss-rhp 23

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