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1966 Houston Astros Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Wayne TwitchellPHigh SchoolWilson (Portland,OR)HSHSORYesP6-6220RR1948-03-10Portland,OR
    1966-  1-   3-HOU
    MLB1970-19791966-1979
    13Gerald JohnsonP------------YesP---------------Newberg,OR
    1966-  1-   3-HOU
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    14Joel McMastersP-1BCollegeClarkeNAIA---IAYesP6-3250RR1948-02-17Bay,AR
    1966-  1-   4-HOU
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    14Tom GriffinPHigh SchoolGrant (Van Nuys,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3210RR1948-02-22Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  1-   4-HOU
    MLB1969-19821966-1982
    15Larry LinvilleOFCollegeMesa State CollegeNAIA---CONoOF6-0180RR---Bellingham,WA
    1968-  6- 105-CHA
    ---
    223Ron CookPCollegeGeorgia TechNCAA 1---GAYesP6-1175LL1947-07-11Jefferson,TX
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
    MLB1970-19711970-1971
    223Herman Johnson1BHigh SchoolJefferson (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYes1B6-7208LL1947-05-11Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
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    223John RespondekPCollegeTexas A&M-KingsvilleNAIA---TXYesP6-2180RR1946-09-06Yorktown,TX
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
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    225Alfred CrawfordOFCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoOF5-10165RR1947-09-08---
    1967-  2-  26-CIN
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    341Stanley RobinsonPHigh SchoolJefferson (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR1948-01-04Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  3-  41-HOU
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    343John D'AuriaPHigh SchoolArcadia (Arcadia,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4190RR---Arcadia,CA
    1967-  3-  42-DET
    ---
    345Paul Dennebaum1BCollegeSyracuseNCAA 1---NYYes1B5-11195RR1944-08-16---
    1966-  3-  45-HOU
    ---
    458Joe Dawkins1BHigh SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYes1B---------------Inglewood,CA
    1966-  4-  58-HOU
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    463Elliott MaddoxIFHigh SchoolUnion (Union,NJ)HSHSNJNoOF-3B5-11181RR1947-12-21East Orange,NJ
    1968-  1-  20-DET
    MLB1970-19801968-1981
    465Stephen LohrerIFCollegeNassau CCNJCAA---NYNoIF6-3200RR------
    1967-  6- 115-CLE
    ---
    569Oliver KozloskiC-OFCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAA---TXYesC-OF------------------
    1966-  5-  69-HOU
    ---
    677Robert SanteePHigh SchoolCarverdale (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-3175RR1946-09-09Houston,TX
    1966-  6-  77-HOU
    ---
    583Cliff JohnsonCHigh SchoolWheatley (San Antonio,TX)HSHSTXYesDH-1B6-4225RR1947-07-22San Antonio,TX
    1966-  5-  83-HOU
    MLB1972-19861967-1986
    783Timothy WareSSHigh SchoolSpring Branch (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYesSS------------------
    1966-  7-  83-HOU
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    6103Thomas KoziolIFHigh SchoolImmaculata-LaSalle (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesIF5-10175LR1948-06-17Poughkeepsie,NY
    1966-  6- 103-HOU
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7123Richard LynnIFHigh SchoolEdwardsville (Edwardsville,IL)HSHSILYesIF---------------Edwardsville,IL
    1966-  7- 123-HOU
    ---
    8143Fred StanleyIFHigh SchoolMonte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)HSHSCAYesSS-2B5-10167RR1947-08-13Farnhamville,IA
    1966-  8- 143-HOU
    MLB1969-19821966-1982
    9163Slidell Harvey1BHigh SchoolAransas Pass (Aransas Pass,TX)HSHSTXYes1B6-1190BL1947-01-06Patterson,LA
    1966-  9- 163-HOU
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    10183JD HillOFHigh SchoolEdison (Stockton,CA)HSHSCANoOF------------------
    1966- 10- 183-HOU
    ---
    11203John CarusoPHigh SchoolFranklin K. Lane (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoP5-9180RR---Ozone Park,NY
    1971- 30- 676-PIT
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    12223Robert DickmanCCollegeRutgersNCAA 1---NJYesC6-0190LR1945-11-22---
    1966- 12- 223-HOU
    ---
    13243Douglas HansenpHigh SchoolHerbert Hoover (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2200RR1948-01-09Fresno,CA
    1968-  2-  27-NYA
    ---
    14263Alan Pauska1B-OFHigh SchoolPhillipsburg (Phillipsburg,NJ)HSHSNJYes1B-OF6-1190RR---Phillipsburg,NJ
    1966- 14- 263-HOU
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    15283Mike ColepCollegeClarkeNAIA---IAYesP------------------
    1966- 15- 283-HOU
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    16303James KobiSSCollegeKing's CollegeNCAA 2---PANoSS6-1188RR1947-04-24Yatesville,PA
    1966- 16- 303-HOU
    ---
    17323William Green3BCollegeCentral MissouriNCAA 2---MONo3B------------------
    1966- 17- 323-HOU
    ---
    18343Cyrus LeepHigh SchoolJones (Little Rock,AR)HSHSARNoP---------------Little Rock,AR
    1966- 18- 343-HOU
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    19363William SteinkampCHigh SchoolHighland (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMYesC5-9190RR---Albuquerque,NM
    1966- 19- 363-HOU
    ---
    20383Ed GoodsonSSHigh SchoolFries (Fries,VA)HSHSVANo1B-3B6-3185LR1948-01-25Pulaski,VA
    1968-  1-   3-SFN
    MLB1970-19771968-1978
    21403Frank Van DevenderpCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1967-  5-  81-HOU
    ---
    22423Bob WatkinspHigh SchoolCompton (Compton,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-1170RR1948-03-12San Francisco,CA
    1966- 22- 423-HOU
    MLB1969-19691969-1969
    23443William WrightpHigh SchoolSouth Park (Beaumont,TX)HSHSTXNoP---------------Beaumont,TX
    1966- 23- 443-HOU
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    24463John FletcherCHigh SchoolLee (Columbus,MS)HSHSMSNoC5-11190LR1948-08-13Columbus,MS
    1969-  3-  56-BOS
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    25483Dan Monzon2BCollegeBuena VistaNCAA 2---IANo2B-3B5-10182RR1946-05-17Bronx,NY
    1967-  2-  23-MIN
    MLB1972-19731967-1977
    26503Robert AndersonCHigh SchoolBoulder (Boulder,CO)HSHSCONoC------------------
    1966- 26- 503-HOU
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    27523Benny LooperCHigh SchoolGranite (Granite,OK)HSHSOKNoC6-2195RR1948-09-29Granite,OK
    1968-  2-  37-SLN
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    28542Jerry MarionOFCollegeWyomingNCAA 1JrWYNoOF------------------
    1967-  9- 140-ATL
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    29560Edmund MantiepCollegeSyracuseNCAA 1---NYNoP6-2210BR------
    1968-  4-  63-SFN
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    30577Robert CassadyIFHigh SchoolNeshaminy (Langhorne,PA)HSHSPAYesIF5-10170RR---Langhorne,PA
    1966- 30- 577-HOU
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    31594Boyd Van PattenOFHigh SchoolSpringville (Springville,UT)HSHSUTYesOF6-1190RR---Springville,UT
    1966- 31- 594-HOU
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    32611Steve EvanspHigh SchoolNorthville (Northville,MI)HSHSMINoP6-4225RR1947-12-19Elmhurst,IL
    1968-  1-  17-SLN
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    33628James Moore3BHigh SchoolHalifax County (South Boston,VA)HSHSVAYes3B6-0165RR1948-02-06South Boston,VA
    1966- 33- 628-HOU
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    34645Jeffrey BowmanpHigh SchoolDowney (Modesto,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Modesto,CA
    1967-  3-  57-LAN
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    35662Patrick WarrenOfCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---OHYesOF6-3190RL------
    1966- 35- 662-HOU
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    36677Phillip JonespHigh SchoolJasper (Jasper,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1966- 36- 677-HOU
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    37690Mark ScallypHigh SchoolArchbishop Curley (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3195RR1947-11-02Miami,FL
    1966- 37- 690-HOU
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    38702Herbert PetersonCHigh SchoolRosenwald (Panama City,FL)HSHSFLYesC6-1190LR1947-10-17Panama City,FL
    1966- 38- 702-HOU
    ---
    39714Jerome HallOfHigh SchoolArlington (Arlington,TX)HSHSTXNoOF---------------Arlington,TX
    1966- 39- 714-HOU
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