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1978 Oakland Athletics Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Dave GrierPCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-0175RR---Severna Park,MD
    1979-  1-  24-MIL
    14Mike MorganPHigh SchoolValley (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVYesP6-2220RR1959-10-08Tulare,CA
    1978-  1-   4-OAK
    120Tim ConroyPHigh SchoolGateway (Monroeville,PA)HSHSPAYesP5-11185LL1960-04-03McKeesport,PA
    1978-  1-  20-OAK
    121Scott FletcherSSCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLNoSS-2B5-11173RR1958-07-30Fort Walton Beach,FL
    1979-  1-   6-CHN
    125Michael KennedySSCollegeLinn-Benton CCNWAACC---ORYesSS-2B6-0170BR------
    1978-  1-  25-OAK
    229Kendall GreenePCollegeSanta Barbara City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1978-  1-  21-PHI
    230Keith AthertonPHigh SchoolMathews (Mathews,VA)HSHSVAYesP6-4200RR1959-02-19Mathews,VA
    1978-  2-  30-OAK
    245Mark BeuclearPCollegeSan JacintoNJCAAFrTXYesP------------------
    1978-  2-  45-OAK
    355Thomas McGivneyOFCollegeAlvin CCNJCAA---TXNoC6-0190LR---Bethpage,NY
    1978-  2-  33-TEX
    356Bob GrandasOFCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesOF-3B6-1190RR1957-04-04Flint,MI
    1978-  3-  56-OAK
    363Edward LongPCollegeSanta MonicaCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  63-OAK
    468Joe MadrigalPCollegeMount San Antonio CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP---------------Pomona,CA
    1978-  4-  68-OAK
    481Karl JastrowPCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANoP---------------Burbank,CA
    1978-  2-  29-CAL
    482Mike Woodard2BHigh SchoolProviso East (Maywood, IL)HSHSILYes2B-3B5-9155LR1960-03-02Melrose Park,IL
    1978-  4-  82-OAK
    5105Jerry LaneIFCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANo2B-3B6-0168BR1958-12-12Los Angeles,CA
    1979- 10- 208-SFN
    5108Scott MeyerCCollegeWestern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesC-P6-1195RR1957-08-19Evergreen Park,IL
    1978-  5- 108-OAK
    6127James PadulaOFCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CANoC-OF6-0210RR1956-03-16Paterson,NJ
    1978-  5-  54-MIL
    6134Kelvin Moore1BCollegeJackson StateNCAA 1---MSYes1B-OF6-1195RL1957-09-26LeRoy,AL
    1978-  6- 134-OAK
    7147James JohnsonSSCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WANoSS------------------
    1978-  4-  51-MIL
    7160Charles DoughertyPHigh SchoolSteubenville (Steubenville,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-1175RL1959-08-17Steubenville,OH
    1978-  7- 160-OAK
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8165Bob ParrOFCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF6-0180RR------
    1978-  8- 165-OAK
    9179Kevin DarstIFCollegeSolano CC (CA)CCCAA---CANo2B-SS5-10170RR---Vallejo,CA
    1978-  1-  17-SFN
    8186Robert AdamsOFHigh SchoolVernon-Verona-Sherrill (Verona,NY)HSHSNYNoOF---------------Verona,NY
    1978-  8- 186-OAK
    10193Larry WhitePCollegeLos Angeles Pierce CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-5190RR1958-09-25San Fernando,CA
    1979- 31- 756-CLE
    11204John DavisPCollegeSolano CC (CA)CCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978- 11- 204-OAK
    9212Mike CodiroliOFCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CANoOF-P5-9170RL---San Jose,CA
    1979- 12- 287-SEA
    10238Stephen MarlowePHigh SchoolSt. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3197RR---St. Petersburg,FL
    1978- 10- 238-OAK
    11264Jay GrebSSHigh SchoolEagle Point (Eagle Point,OR)HSHSORYesSS-2B6-1165RR---Eagle Point,OR
    1978- 11- 264-OAK
    12290Ron JensenOFHigh SchoolCoronado (Scottsdale,AZ)HSHSAZYesP6-1182LL---Scottsdale,AZ
    1978- 12- 290-OAK
    13316Bret ClelandpHigh SchoolCorning Union (Corning,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3190RR---Corning,CA
    1978- 13- 316-OAK
    14342Omar MinayaOFHigh SchoolNewton (Elmhurst,NY)HSHSNYYesOF6-1185RR1958-11-10San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1978- 14- 342-OAK
    15368Jim ScrantonSSCollegePalomar CollegeCCCAA---CANoSS-2B6-0175RR1960-04-05Torrance,CA
    1978- 15- 368-OAK
    16394Daniel CaseypHigh SchoolEdison (Edison,NJ)HSHSNJNoP---------------Edison,NJ
    1980-  3-  53-MIN
    17420Donald MorrisOFCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1JrOKYesOF-3B6-0178RR------
    1978- 17- 420-OAK
    18446Fred DeVito3BCollegePaceNCAA 3---NYYes3B-1B5-11190RR------
    1978- 18- 446-OAK
    19471Charles HollowellpHigh SchoolHenry B. Plant (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-2190LL---Tampa,FL
    1980-  2-  48-CLE
    20495Tim ByronpHigh SchoolOur Lady of the Valley (Florham Park,NJ)HSHSNJNoP6-3205RR1960-06-03Newark,NJ
    1982- 19- 492-NYA
    21518Wymon SmithpCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoP------RR------
    1978- 21- 518-OAK
    22540John LundenpCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoP------------------
    1978- 22- 540-OAK
    23562Casey SchaeferpHigh SchoolNorth Salem (Salem,OR)HSHSORNoP---------------Salem,OR
    1978- 23- 562-OAK
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    24581Bud YanuspCollegeEastern MichiganNCAA 1JrMINoP6-2190RR1957-06-18Ferndale,MI
    1979- 25- 627-MON
    25599Gregg MayerOF-pHigh SchoolBrick Township (Brick,NJ)HSHSNJNoOF-P---------------Brick,NJ
    1978- 25- 599-OAK
    26616Stephen BrickerpHigh SchoolWatkins Memorial (Pataskala,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1978- 26- 616-OAK
    27633Jeffrey WayCHigh SchoolUniversity (Spokane Valley,WA)HSHSWANoC------------------
    1978- 27- 633-OAK
    28649Chuck HernandezpHigh SchoolTampa Catholic (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-3200LL1960-11-11Tampa,FL
    1979-  1-  26-NYA
    29665Greg KeySSHigh SchoolCitrus (Inverness,FL)HSHSFLNoOF-2B5-10160RR1960-03-03Inverness,FL
    1982- 16- 400-CAL
    30680Brian HarrisonpCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CANoP-C6-4201RR------
    1979- 21- 521-SEA
    31695Steven OliverpCollegeCecil CollegeNJCAA---MDYesP6-2170LL------
    1978- 31- 695-OAK
    32708Greg Booker1B-SSHigh SchoolCummings (Burlington,NC)HSHSNCNoP-1B6-6233RR1960-06-22Lynchburg,VA
    1981- 10- 239-SDN
    33719Ralph JeanpHigh SchoolDover (Dover,DE)HSHSDEYesP6-2200RR---Dover,DE
    1978- 33- 719-OAK
    34729John MollerpCollegeBrookdale CCNJCAA---NJNoP6-1190RR1958-07-14Old Bridge,NJ
    1980-  1-  16-DET
    35736George Cechetti1BHigh SchoolTokay (Lodi,CA)HSHSCANo1B-OF5-11185LL1960-07-31Stockton,CA
    1979- 19- 475-CLE
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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