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1968 New York Mets Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Tim FoliSSHigh SchoolNotre Dame (Sherman Oaks,CA)HSHSCAYesSS-2B6-0179RR1950-12-08Culver City,CA
    1968-  1-   1-NYN
    MLB1970-19851968-1985
    12George KazmarekOF-1B---MD---------YesOF-1B6-1196RR1947-12-24Baltimore,MD
    1968-  1-   2-NYN
    NCAA1967-1968
    14Bruce HarkeyP---CA---------YesP6-5205RR1949-01-29La Habra,CA
    1968-  1-   4-NYN
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    111Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZNoC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NE
    1969-  1-  12-NYN
    NCAA1969-1969
    221Donald Dickerson1BHigh SchoolEnsley (Birmingham,AL)HSHSALYes1B6-1195LR1950-03-05Birmingham,AL
    1968-  2-  21-NYN
    ---
    222Larry SozziiF-CCollegeCC of San FranciscoCCCAA---CAYesIF-C------------------
    1968-  2-  22-NYN
    ---
    224Michael DerrigPCollegeJoliet Junior CollegeNJCAA---ILYesP5-11175RL---Mokena,IL
    1968-  2-  24-NYN
    ---
    231Thomas WilliamsCCollegeEast Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CAYesC6-2195BR1948-02-17Los Angeles,CA
    1968-  2-  31-NYN
    ---
    341Bernie BoehmerCHigh SchoolSt. Dominic (O'Fallon,MO)HSHSMONoC6-0185RR---O'Fallon,MO
    1970-  1-  20-OAK
    ---
    344Fred KampfPCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLNoP6-1195RR---West Long Branch,NJ
    1968-  4-  72-OAK
    ---
    351Ray PetersPCollegeHarvardNCAA 1---MANoP6-5210RR1946-08-27Buffalo,NY
    1969-  1-  22-SE1
    MLB1970-19701970-1970
    461Alan DodsonPHigh SchoolSweetwater Union (National City,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3190RR1950-02-23Newport,RI
    1968-  4-  61-NYN
    ---
    464Bill BrightP-OFCollegeEastern FL STNJCAA---FLNoP6-0175LR1949-04-30Allentown,PA
    1970-  2-  47-SLN
    ---
    471John WhitehurstCCollegeCollege of the AlbemarleNJCAA---NCYesC------------------
    1968-  4-  71-NYN
    ---
    584Michael LerschPCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoP6-1190RL---Aurora,CO
    1968-  6- 114-CAL
    ---
    585Burt HootonPHigh SchoolKing (Corpus Christi,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-1210RR1950-02-07Greenville,TX
    1971-  1-   2-CHN
    MLB1971-19851971-1985
    594Rich HandPCollegePuget SoundNCAA 2---WANoP6-1195RR1948-07-10Bellevue,WA
    1969-  1-   1-CLE
    MLB1970-19731969-1973
    6103Bruce MattePCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---OHYesP6-2205BR------
    1968-  6- 103-NYN
    ---
    6109Robert MastellerPHigh SchoolMidwest City (Midwest City,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-0180LL---Midwest City,OK
    1970-  3-  66-PHI
    ---
    6112Michael WertzSSCollegeWharton County Junior CollegeNJCAA---TXNoSS---------------Austin,TX
    1969-  3-  55-PHI
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7121Reid Braden1BCollegeUSCNCAA 1---CANo1B6-3210RR---Lakewood,CA
    1968-  5-  92-PHI
    ---
    7126Mike SigmanPCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1SoCANoP---------------San Diego,CA
    1969-  6- 124-NYN
    ---
    8132Mickey RiversOFCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoOF-DH5-10165LL1948-10-31Miami,FL
    1969-  2-  40-ATL
    MLB1970-19841969-1984
    7133Charlie WilliamsPCollegeParsonsNCAA 2---IAYesP6-2200RR1947-10-11Flushing,NY
    1968-  7- 133-NYN
    MLB1971-19781968-1978
    8134Timothy UraskevichPCollegeUniversity at BuffaloNCAA 2---NYYesP------------------
    1968-  8- 134-NYN
    ---
    9136Vince BigoneOFCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1SrCANo3B-OF6-0195LR1947-03-27San Francisco,CA
    1969-  5- 105-NYN
    ---
    9145Bob DanaherPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP------------1949-03-18Burlington,VT
    1968-  9- 145-NYN
    NCAA1970-1970
    10151Moody JacksonOFCollegePhoenix CollegeNJCAA---AZYesOF---------------Phoenix,AZ
    1968- 10- 151-NYN
    ---
    11156Charles KingsburyiF-OfCollegeSan Diego City CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B---------------Claremont,CA
    1968- 11- 156-NYN
    ---
    8157Marvin LeonardPHigh SchoolDeWitt Clinton (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-4202LL1950-12-28Bronx,NY
    1968-  8- 157-NYN
    ---
    9181Jack PierceOFHigh SchoolSan Jose (San Jose,CA)HSHSCANo1B-3B6-0210LR1948-06-02Laurel,MS
    1970-  2-  46-ATL
    MLB1973-19751973-1979
    10205Hank WebbPHigh SchoolCopiague (Copiague,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-3175RR1950-05-21Copiague,NY
    1968- 10- 205-NYN
    MLB1972-19771969-1978
    11229Don RosePCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CAYesP6-3195RR1947-03-19Covina,CA
    1968- 11- 229-NYN
    MLB1971-19741967-1974
    12253James ZieglerOFCollegeColorado StateNCAA 1---COYesOF6-1195BR1947-05-15---
    1968- 12- 253-NYN
    ---
    13277Stu jp-OFHigh SchoolMascoutah (Mascoutah,IL)HSHSILNoP-OF6-1200LL1950-04-29Richmond,VA
    1968- 13- 277-NYN
    ---
    14301John MilnerOFHigh SchoolSouth Fulton (East Point,GA)HSHSGAYes1B-OF6-0185LL1949-12-28Atlanta,GA
    1968- 14- 301-NYN
    MLB1971-19821968-1982
    15325Kenneth DempseyOFHigh SchoolEnsley (Birmingham,AL)HSHSALNoOF5-10175LL1950-03-08Birmingham,AL
    1971-  3-  55-MIN
    NCAA1969-1971
    16349John GurganuspHigh SchoolWestwood (Palestine,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-1205RR---Palestine,TX
    1968- 16- 349-NYN
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    17373Leonard CarrollCHigh SchoolCanton (Canton,MA)HSHSMAYesC6-4190LR---Oradell,NJ
    1968- 17- 373-NYN
    ---
    18397Harley HousepHigh SchoolPiedmont Hills (San Jose,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------San Jose,CA
    1968- 18- 397-NYN
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19421John Penn1BCollegeFerrum CollegeNJCAA---VANo1B------------------
    1968- 19- 421-NYN
    ---
    20444Scott GoodwinpHigh SchoolReseda (Reseda,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-1198RR1950-07-04Reseda,CA
    1968- 20- 444-NYN
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    21466John SeversOFHigh SchoolWest Mecklenburg (Charlotte,NC)HSHSNCNoOF6-2185LR---Charlotte,NC
    1971-  4-  74-NYN
    NCAA1969-1971
    22488Steven TurigliattoCCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANoC6-2225BR1948-03-29Lynwood,CA
    1969-  4-  73-BAL
    ---
    23510Wayne YoungCHigh SchoolSleepy Hollow (Tarrytown,NY)HSHSNYNoC------------------
    1968- 23- 510-NYN
    ---
    24532Daniel MiskopHigh SchoolTuscaloosa County (Northport,AL)HSHSALNoP---------------Northport,AL
    1969-  4-  87-CIN
    ---
    25554Paul PattersonpHigh SchoolCanton (Canton,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-6220LR1950-02-10Potsdam,NY
    1972-  1-   7-CHA
    ---
    26576Terry DeWald2BCollegeArizonaNCAA 1---AZYes2B5-11168RR---Tucson,AZ
    1968- 26- 576-NYN
    NCAA1966-1966
    27598Glenn Stitzel2BCollegeMillersville PennsylvaniaNCAA 2---PAYes2B6-0165LR1946-10-31Pottsville,PA
    1968- 27- 598-NYN
    ---
    28620Daniel MurphypHigh SchoolSpringfield Tech (Springfield,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-2220RR---Springfield,MA
    1968- 28- 620-NYN
    ---
    29642Charles Covey3BCollegePasadena City CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B------------------
    1968- 29- 642-NYN
    ---
    30664Frank SzokeSSHigh SchoolWhitehall (Cementon,PA)HSHSPANoSS---------------Whitehall,PA
    1968- 30- 664-NYN
    NCAA1970-1970
    31686Gary Morgan1BHigh SchoolAustin (Austin,MN)HSHSMNNo1B---------------Austin,MN
    1968- 31- 686-NYN
    ---
    32707Greg Archerp-1BHigh SchoolCorcoran (Corcoran,CA)HSHSCANoP-1B---------------Corcoran,CA
    1969-  3-  61-NYN
    ---
    33725Frederick DonaldsonSSHigh SchoolLoudon Valley (Purcellville,VA)HSHSVANoSS------------------
    1968- 33- 725-NYN
    ---
    34741Eddie Young3BHigh SchoolSol C. Johnson (Savannah,GA)HSHSGAYes3B6-0160BR---Savannah,GA
    1968- 34- 741-NYN
    ---
    35757Harold WilkersonCHigh SchoolFike (Wilson,NC)HSHSNCNoC------------------
    1968- 35- 757-NYN
    ---
    36772Michael BettegapCollegeMenlo CollegeNCAA 2---CANoP6-0195LL------
    1968- 36- 772-NYN
    ---
    37787Eugene ZawatskipCollegeBostonNCAA 1---MAYesP6-0185LL1947-01-15Boston,MA
    1968- 37- 787-NYN
    ---
    38800Charles CarrOfCollegeNorth CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesOF6-3195RR------
    1968- 38- 800-NYN
    NCAA1967-1967
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    39811Joe KilbyOfHigh SchoolLincoln (Tacoma,WA)HSHSWANoOF---------------Tacoma,WA
    1969-  1-  13-NYA
    ---
    40821David ColonpHigh SchoolReicher (Waco,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-1170RR---Waco,TX
    1968- 40- 821-NYN
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    41830James MalonepHigh SchoolUnion (Roosevelt,UT)HSHSUTYesP6-2165RR1949-11-04Heber City,UT
    1968- 41- 830-NYN
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    42839Gary HillofCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-SS6-0180RR1946-07-30Redding,CA
    1968- 42- 839-NYN
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    43848William ToddpHigh SchoolRitenour (St. Louis,MO)HSHSMONoP6-4200BL1950-04-05St. Louis,MO
    1968- 43- 848-NYN
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    44857Richard SeymourCHigh SchoolSt. Mary's (Ogdensburg,NY)HSHSNYNoC------------------
    1968- 44- 857-NYN
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