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1968 Houston Astros Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Martin CottCHigh SchoolHutchinson Technical (Buffalo,NY)HSHSNYYesC6-3185LR1950-11-03Buffalo,NY
    1968-  1-   3-HOU
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    14Glenn AdamsOFCollegeSpringfield CollegeNCAA 1JrMAYesDH-OF6-0185LR1947-10-04Northbridge,MA
    1968-  1-   4-HOU
    MLB1975-19821968-1982
    112Michael McFarlandPCollegeMissouriNCAA 1---MOYesP6-1195RR1946-07-01Ironton,MO
    1968-  1-  12-HOU
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    115Buddy HarrisPCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYesP6-7245RR1948-12-05Philadelphia,PA
    1968-  1-  15-HOU
    MLB1970-19711970-1971
    223Rich ChilesOFHigh SchoolWinters (Winters,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-DH5-11170LL1949-11-22Sacramento,CA
    1968-  2-  23-HOU
    MLB1971-19781968-1980
    224Ken StablerPCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-3215LL1945-12-25Foley,AL
    1968-  2-  24-HOU
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    232Sandy VancePCollegeStanfordNCAA 1JrCANoP6-2180RR1947-01-05Lamar,CO
    1968-  2-  33-LAN
    MLB1970-19711967-1971
    235David Grangaard3BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1JrAZYes3B6-0190RR1947-02-27Willman,MN
    1968-  2-  35-HOU
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    343Bill GreifPHigh SchoolJohn H. Reagan (Austin,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-5205RR1950-04-25Fort Stockton,TX
    1968-  3-  43-HOU
    MLB1971-19761968-1978
    352Robert WilliamsOFCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WAYesOF6-2195RR---Bellevue,WA
    1968-  3-  52-HOU
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    355Joseph ArnoldPCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesP5-10165RR1947-02-26Daytona Beach,FL
    1968-  3-  55-HOU
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    463Larry Mansfield1BCollegeTennesseeNCAA 1---TNYes1B6-8235LL1948-12-31Memphis,TN
    1968-  4-  63-HOU
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    472Ronald Shepard3B-OF---HS------Yes3B-OF---------------Altus,OK
    1968-  4-  72-HOU
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    475Richard HicksPCollegeLSUNCAA 1---LAYesP6-1185RR---Shreveport,LA
    1968-  4-  75-HOU
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    587Larry YountPHigh SchoolTaft (Woodland Hills,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR1950-02-15Houston,TX
    1968-  5-  87-HOU
    MLB1971-19711971-1971
    597Lambert FordOFHigh SchoolVineland (Vineland,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF5-9170LR1949-03-03Vineland,NJ
    1968-  5-  97-HOU
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    6111John GrantPHigh SchoolWestchester (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-0170LL---Los Angeles,CA
    1968-  6- 111-HOU
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    7135Greg PavlickP-3BHigh SchoolThomas A. Edison (Alexandria,VA)HSHSVANoP-3B6-3205RR1950-03-10Washington,DC
    1971-  2-  47-NYN
    AAA1977-1977
    8159Raylan HoellwarthCHigh SchoolLodi (Lodi,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-0175RR---Lodi,CA
    1968-  8- 159-HOU
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    9183Andrew WilliamsIFHigh SchoolJesuit (New Orleans,LA)HSHSLAYesIF------------------
    1968-  9- 183-HOU
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    10207Carlos AlfonsoIFHigh SchoolNaples (Naples,FL)HSHSFLYesIF6-2205RR1950-12-18Naples,FL
    1968- 10- 207-HOU
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    11231Kenneth BarnesPHigh SchoolSkyline (Idaho Falls,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-2180RR---Idaho Falls,ID
    1968- 11- 231-HOU
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    12255Henry YearganSSHigh SchoolWayne County (Jesup,GA)HSHSGANoSS5-9155BR---Jesup,GA
    1970-  4-  84-SDN
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    13279Les RoosSSCollegeTempleNCAA 1---PAYesSS5-8170RR1946-08-14Philadelphia,PA
    1968- 13- 279-HOU
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    14303Wendall ClowerspHigh SchoolChattanooga (Chattanooga,TN)HSHSTNNoP---------------Chattanooga,TN
    1968- 14- 303-HOU
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    15327Clinton BurrpHigh SchoolCocoa (Cocoa,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-5210RR---Cocoa,FL
    1968- 15- 327-HOU
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    16351Curtis BoansOFHigh SchoolDunedin (Dunedin,FL)HSHSFLNoOF---------------Dunedin,FL
    1968- 16- 351-HOU
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    17375David Snow3BHigh SchoolBellflower (Bellflower,CA)HSHSCANo3B---------------Bellflower,CA
    1968- 17- 375-HOU
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    18399Ken ForschpCollegeOregon StateNCAA 1---ORYesP6-4210RR1946-09-08Sacramento,CA
    1968- 18- 399-HOU
    MLB1970-19861968-1986
    19423Rodney ClaboOFCollegeTempleNCAA 1---PAYesOF6-1190BR------
    1968- 19- 423-HOU
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    20446James BaasseSSHigh SchoolOliver P. Morton (Hammond,IN)HSHSINYesSS6-1185LR---Hammond,IN
    1968- 20- 446-HOU
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    21468Edward OntiverospHigh SchoolBakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3203RR---Bakersfield,CA
    1968- 21- 468-HOU
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    22490Don HagerCHigh SchoolSherman (Seth,WV)HSHSWVNoC---------------Seth,WV
    1968- 22- 490-HOU
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    23512John EulerpHigh SchoolMilford Mill (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDNoP6-3190RR---Baltimore,MD
    1971-  2-  42-BAL
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    24534Darrell JonespHigh SchoolComanche (Comanche,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-2170RR---Comanche,OK
    1968- 24- 534-HOU
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    25556John CantypCollegeMassachusettsNCAA 1---MAYesP6-1195LL---Dudley,MA
    1968- 25- 556-HOU
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    26578Steven MillerpHigh SchoolDowling (West Des Moines,IA)HSHSIAYesP6-3210LL---West Des Moines,IA
    1968- 26- 578-HOU
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    27600Harmon BoveCHigh SchoolBurlington (Burlington,VT)HSHSVTYesC5-10190LR---Burlington,VT
    1968- 27- 600-HOU
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    28622John FoxC-OFHigh SchoolLansdowne (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDYesC-OF------------------
    1968- 28- 622-HOU
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    29644David DoyleSSHigh SchoolLynwood (Lynwood,CA)HSHSCAYesSS6-0170RR---Lynwood,CA
    1968- 29- 644-HOU
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    30666Clifford PowersIFHigh SchoolSouth Broward (Hollywood,FL)HSHSFLNoIF---------------Hollywood,FL
    1968- 30- 666-HOU
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    31688Steven GriffithpHigh SchoolPacifica (Garden Grove,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0190RR1950-12-28Garden Grove,CA
    1969-  7- 104-KCA
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    32708Phillip CorddrypCollegeMarylandNCAA 1---MDNoP6-1175BL1947-04-08Bethesda,MD
    1969-  2-  33-BOS
    NCAA1968-1968
    33726Alan PeterspHigh SchoolVerbum Dei (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-5190RR---Los Angeles,CA
    1968- 33- 726-HOU
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    34742Ronald GarlinOfHigh SchoolMcArthur (Hollywood,FL)HSHSFLNoOF------------------
    1969-  4-  74-BOS
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    35758Gary KlassSSHigh SchoolReitz (Evansville,IN)HSHSINNoSS---------------Evansville,IN
    1968- 35- 758-HOU
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    36773James Fallersp-OfHigh SchoolMount Pleasant (Wilmington,DE)HSHSDENoP-OF------------------
    1968- 36- 773-HOU
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    Rnd Drafted Round Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site dPos Position when drafted (May differ from eventual position) School Drafted From High School or College attended by player at time when drafted Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Reg Region related to nearby geographical element Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system