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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
197626589June-RegD1Thomas SchultzDetroit Tigers-OFOF   - --HSUnion (Grand Rapids,MI)SFHSHSNoMIMI   -
197626590June-RegD1Richard volzAtlanta Braves-SSSS   - --HSAntonian Prep (San Antonio,TX)SFHSHSNo--TX   -
197626591June-RegD1Robert DentonSan Diego Padres-OFOF   - --HSLa Jolla (La Jolla,CA)SFHSHSNo--CA   -
197626592June-RegD1David DaCostaCalifornia Angels-3B3B6-0 185 R-R --HSSantana (Santee,CA)SFHSHSYesCACA   -
197626593June-RegD1Tony MesserChicago Cubs-3B3B6-0 190 R-R Rk1977-1977HSVirginia (Bristol,VA)SFHSHSYesVAVA   -
197626594June-RegD1Eugene zurowskiChicago White Sox-OFOF   - --ColMartin Junior CollegeSFNJCAANo--TN   -
197626595June-RegD1Jim BrooksMinnesota Twins-SSSS   - --HSEl Rancho (Pico Rivera,CA)SFHSHSNo--CA   -
197626596June-RegD1Jeff StemberSan Francisco Giants18pP6-5 220 R-R MLB1977-19821980-1980HSWestfield (Westfield,NJ)SFHSHSYesNJNJ   -
197626597June-RegD2Timothy BjellandTexas Rangers-SSSS   - --HSMillikan (Long Beach,CA)SFHSHSNoCACA   -
197626598June-RegD1Michael MatlockNew York Mets-p-3BP-3B   - --HSLaytonville (Laytonville,CA)SFHSHSNoCACA   -
197626599June-RegD2Frank ToupsCleveland Indians-IFIF5-11 170 R-R AA1976-1978ColLSUSFNCAA 1YesLALA   -
197626600June-RegD1Terry JacobSt. Louis Cardinals-pP6-2 205 R-R NCAA1976-1976ColArizona StateSFNCAA 1Yes--AZ   -
197626601June-RegD1John LohsePhiladelphia Phillies-3B3B6-1 190 R-R A+1977-1980HSHamilton Union (Hamilton City,CA)SFHSHSNoCACA   -
197626602June-RegD1George KaageLos Angeles Dodgers-1B1B6-5 205 L-L A+1977-1978ColKankakee CCSFNJCAAYes--IL   -
197626603June-RegD1Gary FultonPittsburgh Pirates-OFOF6-9 170 L-L A-1977-1977HSMurphy (Atlanta,GA)SFHSHSYesGAGA   -
197626604June-RegD1John FaccintoBoston Red Sox183B3B5-11 185 R-R A-1977-1977HSBishop Gorman (Las Vegas,NV)SFHSHSYesNVNV   -
197626605June-RegD1Abner JohnsonCincinnati Reds-pP6-1 195 R-R A+1977-1981ColCreightonSFNCAA 1NoILNE   -
197626606June-RegD1Kevin DarstOakland Athletics-2B2B5-10 170 R-R A+1978-1978HSVallejo (Vallejo,CA)SFHSHSNoCACA   -