Rule 5 Draft/1998
The 1998 Rule 5 Draft (held on December 14, 1998).
Picks involving the Devil Rays
|Phase||Pick||Player||Pos.||Picked By||Picked From||Notes|
|MLB||2||David Lamb||IF||Tampa Bay||Baltimore||Retained by Tampa Bay after the 1999 season, but lost off waivers to New York (NL) on February 7, 2000.|
|Triple-A||2||Joe Young||P||Tampa Bay||Toronto||Did not play in the 1999 season.|
|Triple-A||22||Luis Garcia||OF||Tampa Bay||Chicago (AL)||Assigned to Mexico City for the 1999 season.|
- "MLB Draft History". MLB.com. MLB Advanced Media. http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/history/draft/draft.jsp. Retrieved October 25, 2012.