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1981 Minnesota Twins Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    111Mike Sodders3BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYes3B-1B6-3190RR1958-12-26Compton,CA
    1981-  1-  11-MIN
    AAA1981-1984
    112Pete KutsukosPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLNoP6-1180RR1962-05-11Port Orange,FL
    1981-  2-  41-SDN
    AA1981-1986
    113John SaleryOFCollegeIndian River CCNJCAA---FLYesOF5-11170RR1960-09-06Montgomery,AL
    1981-  1-  13-MIN
    AA1981-1984
    125Rhett WhismanSSCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLYes3B-1B6-1185RR1962-08-24Cincinnati,OH
    1981-  1-  25-MIN
    A1981-1982
    237Frank ViolaPCollegeSt. John'sNCAA 1JrNYYesP6-4209LL1960-04-19Hempstead,NY
    1981-  2-  37-MIN
    MLB1982-19961981-1996
    238Jeff SalazarPCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-2190RR1962-04-02Mission Hills,CA
    1982-  5-  81-CAL
    A+1982-1983
    238Cedric GrayOFCollegeCanada CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF5-11190RR1962-03-07San Francisco,CA
    1981-  2-  38-MIN
    Rk1981-1981
    251Mike O'HaraP------NS---NoOF5-9160LL1961-09-07Reseda,CA
    1983- 21- 540-CAL
    A-1983-1983
    251Craig HendersonPCollegeUW OshkoshNCAA 3---WIYesP6-2185LL1960-10-20Milwaukee,WI
    1981-  2-  51-MIN
    AAA1981-1986
    355John MarzanoOFHigh SchoolCentral (Philadelphia,PA)HSHSPANoC-OF5-11195RR1963-02-14Philadelphia,PA
    1984-  1-  14-BOS
    MLB1987-19981985-1999
    356Curt WardlePCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2JrCAYesP6-5220LL1960-11-16Downey,CA
    1981-  3-  56-MIN
    MLB1984-19851981-1987
    363Eric BroersmaPCollegeUCLANCAA 1---CAYesP6-4235---R1960-01-24Los Alamitos,CA
    1981-  3-  63-MIN
    AAA1981-1987
    364Talbot AielloiF-OfCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAASoFLYesOF6-0195RR------
    1981-  3-  64-MIN
    A1981-1981
    488Don FlemingOFHigh SchoolSt. John (Garyville,LA)HSHSLAYesOF6-0178RR1962-02-28Garyville,LA
    1981-  4-  88-MIN
    A1981-1982
    490Robin ThompsonPCollegeSanta MonicaCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1981-  4-  90-MIN
    ---
    5114Dave MeierSSCollegeStanfordNCAA 1SrCAYesOF-3B6-0185RR1959-08-08Helena,MT
    1981-  5- 114-MIN
    MLB1984-19881979-1988
    5116Dan DeversPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP------------------
    1981-  5- 116-MIN
    ---
    6140George SkeensCCollegeRamapoNCAA 3---NJYesC6-2190RR---Oakland,NJ
    1981-  6- 140-MIN
    AA1981-1982
    6142Steve ShieldsOFCollegeSanta MonicaCCCAA---CANoP6-2190---R------
    1983- 16- 410-LAN
    A+1983-1985
    7166Jeff ArneyPCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2---CAYesP6-1190RR1959-05-12Ames,IA
    1981-  7- 166-MIN
    AA1981-1985
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7167Art ValenciaPCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-1185RR1962-05-30Downey,CA
    1981-  7- 167-MIN
    Rk1981-1981
    8191Michael KribellP------------YesP6-0180LL------
    1981-  8- 191-MIN
    Rk1981-1981
    8192Stan HolmesOFCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYes3B-1B6-0206RR1960-02-01Dos Palos,CA
    1981-  8- 192-MIN
    AAA1981-1989
    9209Steve DavisOFCollegeMiddle GeorgiaNJCAA---GANoP6-1195LL1960-08-04San Antonio,TX
    1982- 21- 523-TOR
    MLB1985-19891980-1989
    9218Steve LombardozziSSCollegeFloridaNCAA 1JrFLYes2B-SS6-0175RR1960-04-26Malden,MA
    1981-  9- 218-MIN
    MLB1985-19901981-1990
    10226Jeff SutterfieldPCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1981- 10- 226-MIN
    ---
    11242Brian KubalaP-3BCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAAFrFLNoP-1B6-2205RR------
    1982-  7- 168-CHA
    A+1985-1987
    10244Ken ProctorOFCollegeCal Poly PomonaNCAA 2---CAYes3B6-0185RR------
    1981- 10- 244-MIN
    A1981-1981
    12254Ignacio VelazqueziF-CCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAAUKFLYesIF-C------------------
    1981- 12- 254-MIN
    ---
    13266Ralph BryantOFCollegeAbraham Baldwin Agricultural CollegeNJCAA---GANoOF6-2200LR1961-05-20Fort Gaines,GA
    1981-  1-  22-LAN
    MLB1985-19871981-1996
    11270Tom SchubertPHigh SchoolPeekskill (Peekskill,NY)HSHSNYNoP---------------Peekskill,NY
    1981- 11- 270-MIN
    ---
    14277Ernie MoyapCollegeHillsborough CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-2185RR1961-11-15Tampa,FL
    1981-  2-  40-DET
    AA1981-1984
    12296Steve KorczykpCollegeUpsala CollegeNJCAA---NJYesP5-11190RR1959-10-09New Brunswick,NJ
    1981- 12- 296-MIN
    AAA1981-1983
    13322Herbert CarterOFHigh SchoolSt. John (Garyville,LA)HSHSLAYesOF6-1190RR1962-05-12New Orleans,LA
    1981- 13- 322-MIN
    A1981-1982
    14348Mike WeiermillerpCollegeRochesterNCAA 3---NYYesP5-11175LL1960-10-21Elmira,NY
    1981- 14- 348-MIN
    A1981-1982
    15374Sebby BorrielloCCollegeSt. John'sNCAA 1---NYYesC6-1195RR1959-08-24Brooklyn,NY
    1981- 15- 374-MIN
    A1981-1982
    16400Mike McCainIFCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYes3B-2B5-11175LR1954-05-21San Diego,CA
    1981- 16- 400-MIN
    AAA1981-1984
    17426Carson Carroll2BCollegeUC IrvineNCAA 1---CAYes2B-3B6-1170RR1959-09-23Sunland,CA
    1981- 17- 426-MIN
    AA1980-1987
    18452Dave HoytOFCollegeNew HavenNCAA 2---CTYesOF-P5-11190RR1959-07-29Madrid,SP
    1981- 18- 452-MIN
    A+1981-1985
    19478Jim FloresSSCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CAYesSS-2B5-8155BR------
    1981- 19- 478-MIN
    AA1981-1983
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    20504Mike GiordanopCollegeNew HavenNCAA 2---CTYesP6-0183RR1959-08-12Neubruke,GE
    1981- 20- 504-MIN
    AAA1981-1984
    21530Albert EverettpHigh SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-0185RR---Tampa,FL
    1981- 21- 530-MIN
    AA1981-1982
    22556Jerry LomastroOFCollegeLouisiana TechNCAA 1---LAYesOF5-11190RR1958-08-09Miami,FL
    1981- 22- 556-MIN
    AAA1981-1987
    23581Dean KappesCHigh SchoolBreckenridge (Breckenridge,MN)HSHSMNYesC6-1182RR---Breckenridge,MN
    1981- 23- 581-MIN
    Rk1981-1981
    24606Randy WeibelpCollegeEastern IllinoisNCAA 2---ILYesP6-1195LR1959-11-17Oconomowoc,WI
    1981- 24- 606-MIN
    AA1981-1983
    25630Bill BlountpHigh SchoolHoover (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4180LL1963-09-27San Diego,CA
    1985- 13- 338-SDN
    AAA1985-1988
    26653George Flower3BHigh SchoolCalvert Hall (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDNoOF-3B5-11185RR---Baltimore,MD
    1981- 26- 653-MIN
    A+1985-1986
    27676Robert HeimertOFHigh SchoolHenry Sibley (Mendota Heights,MN)HSHSMNYesOF------------------
    1981- 27- 676-MIN
    Rk1981-1981
    28698Rick HazardOFCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2---CANoOF-1B6-0185LL---San Bernardino,CA
    1981- 28- 698-MIN
    A1983-1984
    29720Gary Robertson1BCollegeCal State StanislausNCAA 3---CAYes1B-3B6-5210LR------
    1981- 29- 720-MIN
    A+1981-1983
    30740Rob VodvarkapHigh SchoolMontclair (Montclair,CA)HSHSCANoP6-1185LL---Montclair,CA
    1983-  2-  48-KCA
    Rk1983-1983
    31758Marc PagepHigh SchoolRiverview (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3205---R---Sarasota,FL
    1981- 31- 758-MIN
    A1982-1982
    32775Mike PiatnikSSCollegeFlorida SouthernNCAA 2---FLYesSS-3B5-11170RR------
    1981- 32- 775-MIN
    A+1981-1982
    33790Michael WatsonOFCollegeDelgado CCNJCAA---LANoOF5-10165RR------
    1981- 33- 790-MIN
    A-1983-1983
    34804Gary Jost2BCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1---MNNo2B------------------
    1981- 34- 804-MIN
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