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Mark Gardner was drafted 422nd overall by the Cleveland Indians in 1984
Use the Draft Research Application to search through the history of the Major League Amateury Entry draft since 1965. The report will be limited to 100 rows. The entire draft history is available for purchase through our Data Store.

The MLB draft is the mechanism used to assign North American amateur players from college and high school to an MLB Organiation. The draft order is determined by the prior season's standings and sandwich picks between rounds are determined by free agent signings. Each team is granted a salary cap, depending on their draft positions, for the first 10 rounds to be assigned to signing bonuses.

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Draft Results

YearRndOvlPhaseD/SPlayer NameDraft TeamAgedPoscPosHt Wt B-T HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsSrcSchoolSFClassLvlSignedReg-BReg-DStatusOrg (Lvl)Bonus
1972349June-RegD1Gary WallsSan Diego Padres19SSSS6-1 165 R-R ---HSBirmingham (Birmingham,AL) SFHSHSYesALAL   -
1972350June-RegD1Dennis EckersleyCleveland Indians17PP6-2 190 R-R MLB1972-19981975-1998HSWashington (Fremont,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
1972351June-RegD1Rickey WhitePhiladelphia Phillies182B2B5-11 190 R-R ---HSFresno (Fresno,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
1972352June-RegD1Jeff ScottTexas Rangers17P-C3B6-2 180 R-R A1979-1979-HSPort Clinton (Port Clinton,OH) SFHSHSYesILIL   -
1972353June-RegD1Gary CarterMontreal Expos18CC6-2 215 R-R MLB1972-19921974-1992HSSunny Hills (Fullerton,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
1972354June-RegD1Roger AlexanderMilwaukee Brewers17PP6-1 170 R-R AAA1977-1979-HSNorman (Norman,OK) SFHSHSYesOKOK   -
1972355June-RegD1David EmbreeCincinnati Reds18IFIF6-0 170 R-R ---HSBishop Gallagher (Harper Woods,MI) SFHSHSYesMIMI   -
1972356June-RegD1Willie NorwoodMinnesota Twins21OFOF6-0 185 R-R MLB1972-19801977-1980ColUniversity of La VerneSFNCAA 2YesCACA   -
1972357June-RegD1Lonnie NewlandHouston Astros18SSSS6-0 175 R-R ---HSHobbs (Hobbs,NM) SFHSHSYesNMNM   -
1972358June-RegD1Al DopfelCalifornia Angels22PP6-1 190 R-R ---ColMassachusetts Institute of TechnologySFNCAA 1Yes--MA   -
1972359June-RegD1Bobby JackAtlanta Braves211B1B6-5 215 R-R -1970-1972-ColUniversity of OklahomaSFNCAA 1YesOKOK   -
1972360June-RegD2Gene StohsChicago White Sox21P-OFP   - ---ColUniversity of NebraskaSFJrNCAA 1NoNENE   -
1972361June-RegD2Craig SwanNew York Mets21PP6-3 215 R-R MLB1969-19841973-1984ColArizona State UniversitySFSrNCAA 1YesCAAZ   -
1972362June-RegD1Dennis IrwinNew York Yankees18CC6-0 170 R-R AAA1977-1979-HSHanford (Hanford,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
1972363June-RegD1Mike GordonChicago Cubs18CC6-3 215 B-R MLB1977-19791977-1978HSBrockton (Brockton,MA) SFHSHSYesMAMA   -
1972364June-RegD1Randy MarkleyBoston Red Sox18OFOF6-4 195 R-R ---HSLynwood (Lynwood,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
1972365June-RegD1Bob DetherageLos Angeles Dodgers17P-OFOF6-0 180 R-R MLB1973-19811980-1980HSHillcrest (Springfield,MO) SFHSHSYesMOMO   -
1972366June-RegD1Paul AdamsKansas City Royals18CC   - ---HSCastlewood (Castlewood,VA) SFHSHSNoVAVA   -
1972367June-RegD1Mike KirklandSan Francisco Giants183B3B   - ---HSPasadena (Pasadena,TX) SFHSHSNo--TX   -
1972368June-RegD1Jim GideonDetroit Tigers18PP6-3 190 R-R MLB1975-19821975-1975HSBellaire (Bellaire,TX) SFHSHSNoTXTX   -
1972369June-RegD1John CriderSt. Louis Cardinals18OFOF6-1 170 B-R ---HSCarlsbad (Carlsbad,NM) SFHSHSYesNMNM   -
1972370June-RegD1Jim WillisOakland Athletics181B1B6-4 210 R-R -1973-1974-HSThe Dalles (The Dalles,OR) SFHSHSNoOROR   -
1972371June-RegD1John PoloniPittsburgh Pirates18PP6-5 210 L-L MLB1974-19861977-1977HSLutheran West (Allen Park,MI) SFHSHSNoMIMI   -
1972372June-RegD2Vernon BensonBaltimore Orioles22PP6-4 167 B-L AAA1977-1980-ColPfeiffer UniversitySFNCAA 2YesNCNC   -