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1981 Oakland Athletics Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Donnie HillSSCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYes2B-SS5-10160BR1960-11-12Pomona,CA
    1981-  1-   1-OAK
    MLB1983-19921981-1992
    16John LeonardPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP6-3215RR---Connellsville,PA
    1982-  1-   5-BAL
    Rk1982-1982
    115Tim Pyznarski3B-OFCollegeEastern IllinoisNCAA 2---ILYes1B-3B6-2195RR1960-02-04Chicago,IL
    1981-  1-  15-OAK
    MLB1986-19861981-1989
    116Steve KieferSSCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-SS6-1180RR1960-10-18Chicago,IL
    1981-  1-  16-OAK
    MLB1984-19891981-1990
    227Craig FitzpatrickP------NS---NoP---------------Westphalia,MO
    1982-  3-  55-PHI
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    232Robert LackebyPCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP------------------
    1981-  2-  32-OAK
    ---
    233Mike Gallego2BCollegeUCLANCAA 1---CAYes2B-SS5-8160RR1960-10-31Whittier,CA
    1981-  2-  33-OAK
    MLB1985-19971981-1997
    241Rick RodriguezPCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2---CAYesP-OF6-3190RR1960-09-21Oakland,CA
    1981-  2-  41-OAK
    MLB1986-19901981-1991
    242Mark JarrettPCollegeRiverside CCCCCAA---CAYesP6-0198RR1961-07-19Charleston,WV
    1981-  2-  42-OAK
    A+1980-1984
    351Damon FarmarOFCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF6-3185BR1962-06-21Los Angeles,CA
    1982-  2-  43-CHN
    AA1982-1988
    357John VelaPCollegeSaddleback CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-2196LL---Riverside,CA
    1981-  3-  57-OAK
    A-1981-1982
    366John Hotchkiss3BCollegeCal Poly PomonaNCAA 2---CAYes3B-SS6-3210RR1959-09-06Riverside,CA
    1981-  3-  66-OAK
    AAA1981-1987
    368Wayne BonhamOFCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoOF6-0180RR------
    1983- 28- 696-SFN
    A1983-1983
    470Lance Hudson2BCollegeSan Bernardino Valley CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-SS6-1165BR1962-03-17San Bernardino,CA
    1981-  4-  70-OAK
    AA1981-1990
    492Curt YoungPCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesP-DH6-1180RL1960-04-16Saginaw,MI
    1981-  4-  92-OAK
    MLB1983-19931981-1993
    494Gary DawsonOFCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAASoCAYesOF6-3190RR1960-03-22San Bernardino,CA
    1981-  4-  94-OAK
    A+1981-1984
    5118Mickey TettletonC-OFCollegeOklahoma StateNCAA 1---OKYesC-DH6-2212BR1960-09-16Oklahoma City,OK
    1981-  5- 118-OAK
    MLB1984-19971981-1997
    5120Ricky DanielsSSCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesSS------------------
    1981-  5- 120-OAK
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    6144Alvin Davis1BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZNo1B-DH6-1195LR1960-09-09Riverside,CA
    1982-  6- 138-SEA
    MLB1984-19921982-1992
    6146Robert Feldhaus2BCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CAYes2B------------------
    1981-  6- 146-OAK
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7170Don SmithPCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-1180RR1960-07-03Loma Linda,CA
    1982-  1-   3-LAN
    AAA1982-1985
    7171Jeff RojasPCollegeSan Bernardino Valley CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-2200RR---Visalia,CA
    1984- 15- 374-MIN
    A+1984-1985
    8193Lee MaysPCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1981-  8- 193-OAK
    ---
    8196Bill BatheOFCollegePepperdineNCAA 1JrCAYesC-1B6-2200RR1960-10-14Downey,CA
    1981-  8- 196-OAK
    MLB1986-19901981-1990
    9211Doug BakerIFCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeCCCAA---CANoSS-OF5-9165BR1961-04-03Fullerton,CA
    1982-  9- 230-DET
    MLB1984-19901982-1991
    9222Jim CamachoSSCollegeCal Poly PomonaNCAA 2---CAYesSS-OF6-1175RR1958-03-02---
    1981-  9- 222-OAK
    A+1981-1982
    10228Jay SchellinOF------------YesOF6-0180RR---Arcadia,CA
    1981- 10- 228-OAK
    A+1981-1981
    11243Gregory MinePCollegeGreen River CCNWAACCSoWAYesP6-2225RR1961-09-23Seattle,WA
    1981- 11- 243-OAK
    A+1981-1982
    10248Tony HerronPCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-3200LL1960-03-07Sanger,CA
    1981- 10- 248-OAK
    AAA1981-1985
    12255Elton HookerOFCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesOF5-11187BL------
    1981- 12- 255-OAK
    A1981-1982
    13267Carter PittmanSSCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAA---AZYesSS------------------
    1981- 13- 267-OAK
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    11274Tom SiefertCHigh SchoolWhitmer (Toledo,OH)HSHSOHNoC------------------
    1981- 11- 274-OAK
    ---
    14278Paul FelixOFCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B-C6-4225BR1960-04-04Anaheim,CA
    1981- 14- 278-OAK
    AAA1982-1988
    15287Gene Ransom2BCollegeCaliforniaNCAA 1---CAYes3B-2B5-9175RR1958-01-21Fresno,CA
    1981- 15- 287-OAK
    A+1981-1983
    16296James Sanfilipo3B------------Yes3B6-0185RR---Kearny,NJ
    1981- 16- 296-OAK
    A-1981-1981
    12300Tom HeckmanpCollegeMissouriNCAA 1SrMOYesP6-2195RR1959-08-08Jefferson City,MO
    1981- 12- 300-OAK
    A1981-1982
    17302Marvin McWhirter1BCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYes1B------------------
    1981- 17- 302-OAK
    ---
    13326Dave WeathermanpCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1SrCAYesP5-11180RR---Torrance,CA
    1981- 13- 326-OAK
    A+1981-1985
    14352Henry GatewoodCHigh SchoolMcClatchy (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCANoC6-0180RR1962-12-12Sacramento,CA
    1982-  1-  11-LAN
    AA1982-1988
    15378Luis RojasOFCollegeTexas ChristianNCAA 1---TXYesOF6-0180RR---New York,NY
    1981- 15- 378-OAK
    AA1981-1982
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    16404Kevin MaddenpHigh SchoolMassanutten Military Academy (Westmont,NJ)HSHSNJNoP---------------Westmont,NJ
    1981- 16- 404-OAK
    NCAA1985-1985
    17430Thad Reece2BCollegeHawaiiNCAA 1---HIYes2B-3B5-10170LR1958-11-15Porterville,CA
    1981- 17- 430-OAK
    AAA1981-1990
    18456Bo JordanpCollegeMiss. Valley StNCAA 1UkMSNoP------------------
    1981- 18- 456-OAK
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    19482Phil Strom1BCollegeUtahNCAA 1---UTYes1B-3B6-2190RR------
    1981- 19- 482-OAK
    A+1981-1984
    20508Scot MitchellCCollegeCal State NorthridgeNCAA 2---CAYesC-P6-2185RR1959-09-13Escondido,CA
    1981- 20- 508-OAK
    A1981-1982
    21534Chuck KolotkapCollegeNorthern IllinoisNCAA 1---ILYesP6-4200RR1960-02-27Ottawa,IL
    1981- 21- 534-OAK
    AAA1981-1985
    22560Tom CopelandOFCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2---CAYesOF5-9160LL------
    1981- 22- 560-OAK
    A+1981-1985
    23585Gary WeinbergerOFCollegeSacramento StateNCAA 2---CANoOF-1B5-10170LL---Sacramento,CA
    1982- 29- 732-MON
    AA1982-1987
    24610Mike Ashman1BCollegeCal Poly PomonaNCAA 2---CAYes1B-C6-1180LR1959-11-03Bloomington,CA
    1981- 24- 610-OAK
    AAA1981-1986
    25634Kevin CoughlinOFCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CAYesOF-1B6-0175LL1970-09-07Wheaton,MD
    1981- 25- 634-OAK
    AAA1989-1997
    26657Bruce Amador2BCollegeCal State StanislausNCAA 3---CAYes2B6-0170BR1959-12-05Turlock,CA
    1981- 26- 657-OAK
    A+1981-1983
    27679Bryan Smith3BCollegeRio Hondo CCCCCAA---CAYes3B------------------
    1981- 27- 679-OAK
    ---
    28701Mike Correiap-2BHigh SchoolUniversity of San Diego (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoP-2B---------------San Diego,CA
    1981- 28- 701-OAK
    ---
    29723Pat O'HaraCHigh SchoolCovina (Covina,CA)HSHSCAYesC-OF6-2205RR1963-08-28Los Angeles,CA
    1981- 29- 723-OAK
    A-1981-1982
    30743John Michel1BHigh SchoolEvergreen (Vancouver,WA)HSHSWAYesOF-1B6-1190LR1963-02-05Vancouver,WA
    1981- 30- 743-OAK
    A1982-1983
    31761Steve ClarkOFCollegeSan Diego City CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF------------------
    1981- 31- 761-OAK
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