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1978 New York Yankees Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    111David Garcia2BCollegeGrossmont CollegeCCCAA---CAYes2B-3B6-1165BR1958-03-04Oshkosh,WI
    1978-  1-  11-NYA
    A+1978-1979
    115Joe HouseyPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoP6-2170RR1959-06-27Miami,FL
    1980-  2-  37-CHN
    AA1980-1985
    118Rex HudlerSSHigh SchoolBullard (Fresno,CA)HSHSCAYes2B-OF6-0202RR1960-09-02Tempe,AZ
    1978-  1-  18-NYA
    MLB1984-19981978-1998
    124Matt WintersOFHigh SchoolWilliamsville (Williamsville,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-1B6-3215LR1960-03-18Buffalo,NY
    1978-  1-  24-NYA
    MLB1989-19891978-1989
    125Mark HarrisSS------------YesSS-3B5-10160BR1958-02-11Bristol,VA
    1978-  1-  25-NYA
    AA1978-1980
    126Brian RyderPHigh SchoolShrewsbury (Shrewsbury,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-6175RR1960-02-13Worcester,MA
    1978-  1-  26-NYA
    AAA1978-1983
    237James RobinsonOFCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WAYesOF6-0180RR---Kirkland,WA
    1978-  2-  28-MIL
    A1978-1979
    251John FranksPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLYesP6-4190LR1958-06-21Birmingham,AL
    1978-  2-  51-NYA
    A-1978-1979
    252Steve Balboni1BCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLYes1B-DH6-3235RR1957-01-16Brockton,MA
    1978-  2-  52-NYA
    MLB1981-19931976-1993
    359John Fowke2BCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLYes2B5-10160RR1953-02-07Atlanta,GA
    1978-  3-  59-NYA
    ---
    377Kevin NiewulisPCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  45-CIN
    ---
    378Mark JohnstonOFCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYes2B-OF6-0180LR1957-02-10Mount Clemens,MI
    1978-  3-  78-NYA
    AA1976-1984
    4102Rusty McNealyOFCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoOF-DH5-8160LL1958-08-12Sacramento,CA
    1980- 17- 422-SEA
    MLB1983-19831980-1987
    4104Tim LollarP-1BCollegeArkansasNCAA 1SrARYesP-1B6-3200LL1956-03-17Poplar Bluff,MO
    1978-  4- 104-NYA
    MLB1980-19861978-1987
    5125Dean FoesPCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-11180RL---Newport Beach,CA
    1978-  5- 125-NYA
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    5130Pete KhouryOFCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLYesOF6-0196RR1957-04-11Fall River,MA
    1978-  5- 130-NYA
    A+1976-1980
    6156Andy McGaffiganPCollegeFlorida SouthernNCAA 2---FLYesP6-3195RR1956-10-25West Palm Beach,FL
    1978-  6- 156-NYA
    MLB1981-19911978-1991
    7182Kevin Hemphill3BCollegeCatawba College.NCAA 2---NCYes3B6-2206RR1955-12-28Hagerstown,MD
    1978-  7- 182-NYA
    A+1978-1978
    8208Dan PlanteCHigh SchoolCrespi Carmelite (Encino,CA)HSHSCAYesC-P6-3195RR1960-02-14Culver City,CA
    1978-  8- 208-NYA
    AAA1978-1984
    9234Jeff TaylorCCollegeDelawareNCAA 1---DEYesP-3B6-4200RR1956-02-09Wilmington,DE
    1978-  9- 234-NYA
    AA1978-1981
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    10260Dan LeddukePCollegeFlorida IntlNCAA 2---FLYesP6-3190RR1957-08-08Albany,NY
    1978- 10- 260-NYA
    AA1978-1982
    11286Mark MoorePCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYesP6-1190BL1956-07-26Indianapolis,IN
    1978- 11- 286-NYA
    A+1978-1982
    12312Randy Kwist3BCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLNo3B-P6-2200RR---Springfield,MA
    1978- 12- 312-NYA
    A-1977-1979
    13338Claude Sammons1B-OFCollegeGonzagaNCAA 1---WAYes1B6-0190LL---Portland,OR
    1978- 13- 338-NYA
    A-1977-1978
    14364Andy BeenepCollegeBaylorNCAA 1JrTXNoP6-3205RR1956-10-13Freeport,TX
    1979-  5- 127-MIL
    MLB1983-19841979-1985
    15390Dan PetersonpHigh SchoolGreat Falls (Great Falls,MT)HSHSMTNoP---------------Great Falls,MT
    1979-  3-  52-NYA
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    16416Brian Dayett3BCollegeSaint LeoNCAA 2---FLYesOF-3B5-10180RR1957-01-22New London,CT
    1978- 16- 416-NYA
    MLB1983-19871978-1987
    17442Don CooperOFCollegeNew York TechNCAA 2---NYYesP6-1185RR1957-01-15New York,NY
    1978- 17- 442-NYA
    MLB1981-19851978-1987
    18467Rich CarluccipCollegeIowaNCAA 1---IAYesP6-2180LR1956-12-18Philadelphia,PA
    1978- 18- 467-NYA
    AAA1978-1987
    19491Karl SteffenpCollegeIthaca CollegeNCAA 3---NYYesP6-1180LL1956-09-04Troy,NY
    1978- 19- 491-NYA
    A+1978-1979
    20514Eric SniderpCollegeWashington StateNCAA 1---WANoP6-0185RR------
    1978- 20- 514-NYA
    A+1980-1982
    21536Jerome BurgessOFHigh SchoolAtlantic Community (Delray Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoOF6-3170RR1941-05-31Vancouver,BC
    1979-  3-  57-TEX
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    22558Jeff Ledbetter1BHigh SchoolLargo (Largo,FL)HSHSFLNoOF-1B6-3200LL1959-12-25Largo,FL
    1982-  1-  26-BOS
    AA1982-1986
    23577Howard Johnsonp-3BHigh SchoolClearwater (Clearwater,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-SS5-11178BR1960-11-29Clearwater,FL
    1979-  1-  12-DET
    MLB1982-19951979-2011
    34 record(s)
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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