Pittsburgh Pirates Draft History: 2000

BOLD = Pirates didn’t sign player.

Sean Burnett received a $1,650,000 signing bonus.

Jason Sharber received a $500,000 signing bonus.

The Chris Young in this draft is the pitcher for the San Diego Padres. He was traded by Dave Littlefield for Matt Herges. Herges was cut before the season began.

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