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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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Gene Nelson is highlighted in this report.

Draft Results

YearRndOvlPhaseD/SPlayer NameDraft TeamAgedPoscPosHt Wt B-T HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsSrcSchoolSFClassLvlSignedReg-BReg-DStatusOrg (Lvl)Bonus
197830679June-RegD1David SmithNew York Mets-OFOF5-10 170 R-R A-1976-1978ColSiena CollegeSFNCAA 1Yes--NY   -
197830680June-RegD1Brian HarrisonOakland Athletics-pP6-4 201 R-R AA1976-1981ColStanfordSFNCAA 1No--CA   -
197830681June-RegD2Richard CasillasSan Francisco Giants-CC   R-R AA1978-1978ColWestern OregonSFNAIAYesCAOR   -
197830682June-RegD1Buster MooreMilwaukee Brewers-CC   - --HSMolalla (Molalla,OR)SFHSHSNoOROR   -
197830683June-RegD1Tim BeblerCleveland Indians-pP   - --ColLa VerneSFNCAA 3No--CA   -
197830684June-RegD1Michael PolviDetroit Tigers-pP6-0 185 L-R AA1978-1980ColDetroit MercySFNCAA 1YesMIMI   -
197830685June-RegD1Mike DiezChicago Cubs181B1B-OF6-2 195 R-R MLB1978-20091983-1988HSTerra Nova (Pacifica,CA)SFHSHSYesCACA   -
197830686June-RegD1Steven SoutherlandSt. Louis Cardinals-pP   - --HSDesmet Catholic (Chesterfield,MO)SFHSHSNo--MO   -
197830687June-RegD1Randy FilkinsMinnesota Twins20OFOF5-10 185 R-R A+1980-1982ColWest Hills CollegeSFCCCAANoILCA   -
197830688June-RegD1Joe StafaniCincinnati Reds18pP6-0 190 R-R A-1980-1982HSDowling (West Des Moines,IA)SFHSHSNoIAIA   -
197830689June-RegD1Mark JohnsonPittsburgh Pirates-pP   - --HSKearns (Kearns,UT)SFHSHSNoUTUT   -
197830690June-RegD1Gene NelsonTexas Rangers17pP6-0 174 R-R MLB1978-19931981-1993HSPasco (Dade City,FL)SFHSHSYesFLFL   -
197830691June-RegD1Kevin PattenLos Angeles Dodgers21OFOF6-2 205 R-R Rk1979-1979ColMiamiSFNCAA 1No--OH   -
197830692June-RegD2Sammy BickhamPhiladelphia Phillies-pP   - --ColSouthern MethodistSFNCAA 1NoTXTX   -
197830693June-RegD1Craig PippinKansas City Royals20pP6-2 180 R-R AAA1975-1987ColFloridaSFNCAA 1YesTNFL   -