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1979 Boston Red Sox Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Marty Barrett2BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1JrAZYes2B-DH5-10176RR1958-06-23Arcadia,CA
    1979-  1-   1-BOS
    MLB1982-19911979-1991
    125Kevin KanePCollegeCuesta CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-3200RR1959-08-25Iowa City,IA
    1979-  1-  25-BOS
    AAA1979-1985
    225Jim TellerOFCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-1B6-2195RR1958-05-17Redlands,CA
    1979-  2-  25-BOS
    A+1979-1982
    251Michael DolinarSBCollegeBakersfield CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B------------------
    1979-  2-  51-BOS
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    252Marc SullivanCCollegeFloridaNCAA 1---FLYesC-1B6-4205RR1958-07-25Quincy,MA
    1979-  2-  52-BOS
    MLB1982-19871979-1990
    377Harley WoodyPCollegeColumbia State CCNJCAA---TNYesP6-3195LL1958-10-04Chattanooga,TN
    1979-  3-  77-BOS
    AA1980-1983
    378John AckleyOFHigh SchoolMahopac (Mahopac,NY)HSHSNYYesC-OF6-1185RR1961-08-24Mount Kisco,NY
    1979-  3-  78-BOS
    AAA1979-1985
    4103Michael BurtonP------------NoP---------------Mobile,AL
    1980- 11- 232-MIL
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    4104Gib SeibertPHigh SchoolSahuaro (Tucson,AZ)HSHSAZNoOF-SS6-0175RR1961-02-04Detroit,MI
    1982-  4-  93-PHI
    AAA1982-1988
    5127Kenneth Cox1BCollegeColumbia State CCNJCAA---TNYes1B------------------
    1979-  5- 127-BOS
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    5130Jim WatkinsOFCollegeFloridaNCAA 1SrFLYesOF6-0175LR1957-10-07Gary,IN
    1979-  5- 130-BOS
    AA1979-1981
    6150Lee PruittOF-CCollegeArkansas-Fort SmithNJCAA---ARYesOF-1B6-1195LR1957-11-09Pine Bluff,AR
    1979-  6- 150-BOS
    AA1979-1982
    6156Rick ThompsonSSHigh SchoolGlen Oak (Canton,OH)HSHSOHNoSS6-1165RR1960-09-17Canton,OH
    1982-  4-  95-HOU
    A+1982-1983
    7171Scott GeringP-OFCollegeSt. Johns River CCNJCAASoFLYesP6-1190RR1959-10-23Flushing,NY
    1979-  7- 171-BOS
    AAA1979-1985
    7182Tom McCarthyPHigh SchoolPlymouth Carver (Plymouth,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-0180RR1961-06-18Lundstahl,GE
    1979-  7- 182-BOS
    MLB1985-19891979-1995
    8187Timothy WadsworthC-1B------------YesC-1B6-2202RR---Pensacola,FL
    1979-  8- 187-BOS
    A+1978-1979
    8208Steven TruePHigh SchoolMarlow (Marlow,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-3185LL1961-01-24San Francisco,CA
    1980-  2-  43-PHI
    A+1980-1987
    9234Chuck Sandberg1BCollegeFloridaNCAA 1---FLYes1B6-3194LL1958-03-15Winter Park,FL
    1979-  9- 234-BOS
    AA1979-1981
    10260Jerry MiklosiSSCollegeWestern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYes2B-SS6-0---RR1958-02-12Detroit,MI
    1979- 10- 260-BOS
    A+1979-1980
    11286Tom DunbarOFCollegeMiddle GeorgiaNJCAAFrGANoOF-DH6-2192LL1959-11-24Graniteville,SC
    1980-  1-  25-TEX
    MLB1983-19851980-1991
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    12312Ronnie PerrySSCollegeHoly CrossNCAA 1---MANo3B-SS6-2180RR1958-03-20Boston,MA
    1980-  3-  60-CHA
    AA1980-1981
    13338Glen KuinpHigh SchoolSauguoit (Sauguoit,NY)HSHSNYNoP------------------
    1979- 13- 338-BOS
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    14364Mickey MeisterpHigh SchoolRedwood (Larkspur,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4220RR1961-07-12Larkspur,CA
    1983- 11- 269-SEA
    A+1981-1985
    15390Reggie WhittemoreOFCollegeLipscombNAIA---TNYes1B-OF6-2210RR1956-09-26Gallatin,TN
    1979- 15- 390-BOS
    AAA1979-1985
    16416Mark SewaldpHigh SchoolBishop Montgomery (Torrance,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1979- 16- 416-BOS
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    17442John LeonardpHigh SchoolConnellsville Area (Connellsville,PA)HSHSPANoP6-3215RR---Connellsville,PA
    1982-  1-   5-BAL
    Rk1982-1982
    18468Eddie LeeOFCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesOF5-11183RR1958-04-02McComb,MS
    1979- 18- 468-BOS
    A+1979-1981
    19494Bob BirrellpCollegeBrandeisNCAA 3---MAYesP6-0175RL1957-10-08Warwick,RI
    1979- 19- 494-BOS
    AAA1979-1984
    20520Jay FredlundOFCollegeLafayette CollegeNCAA 1---PAYesP6-6215RR1957-08-26Thomaston,CT
    1979- 20- 520-BOS
    AA1979-1982
    21545Dave HoltOFCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CAYesC-1B5-10175LR1958-01-13Fresno,CA
    1979- 21- 545-BOS
    AA1979-1983
    22570Glenn Eddins3BCollegeLipscombNAIA---TNYes3B-1B6-2190RR1957-07-24St. Petersburg,FL
    1979- 22- 570-BOS
    AA1979-1981
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