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1968 Atlanta Braves Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    17Curtis MooreOFHigh SchoolDenison (Denison,TX)HSHSTXYesOF6-1185LR1949-07-03Denison,TX
    1968-  1-   7-ATL
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    17Larry PyleOFCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLNoOF6-2195RR1947-10-07---
    1969-  1-   2-NYA
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    18Jim BreazealeC------------Yes1B-DH6-2210LR1949-10-03Houston,TX
    1968-  1-   8-ATL
    MLB1969-19781968-1979
    120Doug RossPCollegeArizona Western CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP------------------
    1969-  1-  24-CHN
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    227Danny LandisPHigh SchoolFranklin Heights (Columbus,OH)HSHSOHYesP5-10---RR1950-06-27Columbus,OH
    1968-  2-  27-ATL
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    227Doug RossPCollegeArizona Western CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP------------------
    1969-  1-  24-CHN
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    228Arnold Murillo1B------------Yes1B------------1949-02-27Canoga Park,CA
    1968-  2-  28-ATL
    NCAA1971-1971
    240David ByerlyOFCollegeOdessaNJCAA---TXYesOF------------------
    1968-  2-  40-ATL
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    346Michael McCammonPCollegeIndian River CCNJCAA---FLYesP6-0185RR1948-10-25Manchester,CT
    1968-  3-  46-ATL
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    347Clint ComptonPHigh SchoolRobert E. Lee (Montgomery,AL)HSHSALYesP5-11185LL1950-11-01Montgomery,AL
    1968-  3-  47-ATL
    MLB1972-19721972-1993
    347James SandersPCollegeUNC WilmingtonNCAA 2---NCNoP6-0175RR---Thomasville,NC
    1969- 42- 907-CLE
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    360Mike WittOFCollegeFresno City CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF6-2185RR---Fresno,CA
    1969- 42- 911-KCA
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    463Daniel KetchersidePCollegeSt. Louis CC-MeramecNJCAA---MOYesP------------------
    1968-  4-  63-ATL
    ---
    467Ron CashSSCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAAFrFLNo1B-3B6-0180RR1949-11-20Atlanta,GA
    1971-  3-  66-DET
    MLB1973-19741973-1974
    467Mike McQueenPHigh SchoolSpring Branch (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYesP5-11190LL1950-08-30Oklahoma City,OK
    1968-  4-  67-ATL
    MLB1969-19741968-1977
    579Robert FendlorPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP------------------
    1968-  5-  79-ATL
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    480Richard WilsonPCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1970- 21- 498-SLN
    ---
    590Richard WilsonPCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1970- 21- 498-SLN
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    591Roger ReidSSCollegeWeber StateNCAA 1---UTYesSS5-11165RR1946-08-03---
    1968-  5-  91-ATL
    ---
    693James Lancaster1B------------Yes1B---------------Odessa,TX
    1968-  6-  93-ATL
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    599Dick CrossiF-PCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesSS5-8165RR---Carson,CA
    1968-  5-  99-ATL
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    7107Robert HooperOF------------YesOF---------------Sardis,TX
    1968-  7- 107-ATL
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    6110Bob BridgesPCollegeArizona Western CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-10165RR------
    1968-  6- 110-ATL
    ---
    6115John BurnsCCollegeEastern IllinoisNCAA 2---ILYesC-OF6-2190LR1947-05-15---
    1968-  6- 115-ATL
    ---
    6117Michael RapkinPCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1968-  6- 117-ATL
    ---
    7131Derk HovingC---HS------NoC6-0205RR1949-05-13Amarillo,TX
    1968-  1-   4-BAL
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    7139Lee GrotelueschenSSHigh SchoolLincoln Southeast (Lincoln,NE)HSHSNEYesSS6-1190RR1950-08-27Lincoln,NE
    1968-  7- 139-ATL
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    8142Stanley ZawackiOF------------YesOF------------------
    1968-  8- 142-ATL
    ---
    8163Cecil Johnson3BHigh SchoolDorsey (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCANo3B------------------
    1968-  8- 163-ATL
    ---
    9187James ShebestaPHigh SchoolPaschal (Fort Worth,TX)HSHSTXNoP---------------Fort Worth,TX
    1968-  9- 187-ATL
    ---
    10211Mike BeardP------------NoP6-1185LL1950-06-21Little Rock,AR
    1971-  1-  18-ATL
    MLB1974-19771974-1977
    11235John Fuller1BHigh SchoolLynwood (Lynwood,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-2180LL1950-01-29Lynwood,CA
    1968- 11- 235-ATL
    MLB1974-19741974-1974
    12259Johnny Brown3BHigh SchoolNorth Jefferson (Warrior,AL)HSHSALYes3B5-11183RR---Warrior,AL
    1968- 12- 259-ATL
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    13283Sylvan RothschildSSHigh SchoolCoronado (El Paso,TX)HSHSTXNoSS---------------El Paso,TX
    1968- 13- 283-ATL
    ---
    14307David ThorntonOFHigh SchoolGrant Union (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCANoOF5-11182RR1949-11-27Sacramento,CA
    1969-  6- 133-KCA
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    15331Grady LittleCHigh SchoolGaringer (Charlotte,NC)HSHSNCYesC5-11190RR1950-03-03Abilene,TX
    1968- 15- 331-ATL
    AA1969-1973
    16355Richard PerrypHigh SchoolChrisman (Independence,MO)HSHSMONoP------------------
    1969-  3-  58-MIN
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    17379Calvin KelleySS-2BHigh SchoolRichmond (Richmond,CA)HSHSCAYesSS-2B5-10160RR1950-07-25Richmond,CA
    1968- 17- 379-ATL
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    18403Charles TownsonSS-2BHigh SchoolWaxahachie (Waxahachie,TX)HSHSTXYesSS-2B5-8150RR1950-06-27Waxahachie,TX
    1968- 18- 403-ATL
    ---
    19427Robin OstebopHigh SchoolJohnson (St. Paul,MN)HSHSMNYesP6-4185LL1950-06-05St. Paul,MN
    1968- 19- 427-ATL
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    20450Danny HeckSSHigh SchoolLeuzinger (Lawndale,CA)HSHSCANoSS---------------Lawndale,CA
    1968- 20- 450-ATL
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    21472Mose AdolphOFHigh SchoolManual Arts (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCANoOF------------------
    1968- 21- 472-ATL
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    22494Richard SandatepHigh SchoolWest Oso (Corpus Christi,TX)HSHSTXYesP5-9155LL1949-09-27Corpus Christi,TX
    1968- 22- 494-ATL
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    23516Ron TaylorpHigh SchoolBonneville (Ogden,UT)HSHSUTYesP6-0165RR1949-11-11Ogden,UT
    1968- 23- 516-ATL
    ---
    24538William McEntirepHigh SchoolAlpine (Alpine,TX)HSHSTXYesP5-11160RL1950-04-12Alpine,TX
    1968- 24- 538-ATL
    ---
    25560John ConoverpHigh SchoolSanta Ana (Santa Ana,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4205RR1951-01-08Bronxville,NY
    1973- 14- 317-CLE
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    26582Webster Muck2BCollegeBethel UniversityNAIA---MNYes2B------------------
    1968- 26- 582-ATL
    ---
    27604Gary RobsonpHigh SchoolJohn Burroughs (Burbank,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4215RR1950-10-10Hollywood,CA
    1972-  5- 120-BAL
    ---
    28626Richard Lawp------------NoP---------------Owensboro,KY
    1968- 28- 626-ATL
    ---
    29648Frank SaenzpHigh SchoolLos Angeles (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Los Angeles,CA
    1968- 29- 648-ATL
    ---
    30670Harold Burkep-OFCollegeVillanovaNCAA 1---PAYesP-OF6-2200RR1947-05-21Morristown,NJ
    1968- 30- 670-ATL
    ---
    31692Rudy ArroyopHigh SchoolMountain View (El Monte,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2195LL1950-06-19New York,NY
    1970-  4-  78-SLN
    MLB1971-19711971-1971
    32712Kenneth HesspHigh SchoolDixie (New Lebanon,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1968- 32- 712-ATL
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    33730Dale BurchpHigh SchoolDe La Salle (New Orleans,LA)HSHSLANoP------------------
    1968- 33- 730-ATL
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    34746David KasterpHigh SchoolSouth (Omaha,NE)HSHSNENoP6-3195RR1950-09-09Omaha,NE
    1971-  1-   4-HOU
    ---
    35762Sam HoustonOf-ifHigh SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-IF5-11156RR1950-11-04Long Beach,CA
    1968- 35- 762-ATL
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    36777Glen GilmorepHigh SchoolOmaha Burke (Omaha,NE)HSHSNENoP6-0190RR1950-10-13Omaha,NE
    1968- 36- 777-ATL
    ---
    37791Johnny GloverpHigh SchoolAppling (Macon,GA)HSHSGANoP---------------Macon,GA
    1968- 37- 791-ATL
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