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Total Picks
834
Total Rounds
44
College Picks
486 (58.27%)
High School Picks
340 (40.77%)
Signed Players
554 (66.43%)
Total Major Leaguers
160 (19.18%)
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1980 Notable Draft Picks

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  • Round #1
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    11Darryl StrawberryOFNew York MetsTeam PicksRF-OF6-6215LL1962-03-12Los Angeles,CAMLB1983-19991980-1999YesCrenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAHS
    12Garry HarrisSSToronto Blue JaysTeam PicksSS5-10165BR1962-08-13San Diego,CAAA1980-1983YesHoover (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAHS
    13Ken DayleyPAtlanta BravesTeam PicksP6-0175LL1959-02-25Jerome,IDMLB1982-19931980-1993YesPortlandCollegeNCAA 1OR---
    14Mike KingPOakland AthleticsTeam PicksP6-1175LL1959-02-14Sioux City,IAAAA1980-1984YesMorningside CollegeCollegeNCAA 2IA---
    15Jeff PyburnOFSan Diego PadresTeam PicksOF6-1205RR1957-12-16Birmingham,ALAAA1980-1982YesGeorgiaCollegeNCAA 1GA---
    16Darnell ColesSSSeattle MarinersTeam Picks3B-RF6-1185RR1962-06-02San Bernardino,CAMLB1983-19971980-1997YesEisenhower (Rialto,CA)HSHSCAHS
    17Jessie Reid1BSan Francisco GiantsTeam PicksRF-LF6-1200LL1962-06-01Honolulu,HIMLB1987-19881980-1989YesLynwood (Lynwood,CA)HSHSCAHS
    18Cecil EspyOFChicago White SoxTeam PicksCF-LF6-3195BR1963-01-20San Diego,CAMLB1983-19931980-1994YesPoint Loma (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAHS
    19Ross JonesSSLos Angeles DodgersTeam PicksSS6-2185RR1960-01-14Miami,FLMLB1984-19871980-1989YesMiamiCollegeNCAA 1FL---
    110Kelly GruberSSCleveland IndiansTeam Picks3B6-0185RR1962-02-26Houston,TXMLB1984-19931980-1997YesWestlake (Austin,TX)HSHSTXHS
    111Don SchulzePChicago CubsTeam PicksP6-3225RR1962-09-27Roselle,ILMLB1983-19891980-1993YesLake Park (Roselle,IL)HSHSILHS
    112Jeff ReedCMinnesota TwinsTeam PicksC6-2190LR1962-11-12Joliet,ILMLB1984-20001980-2001YesJoliet West (Joliet,IL)HSHSILHS
    113Lebo PowellCPhiladelphia PhilliesTeam PicksC5-11215RR1962-01-19Pensacola,FLA1980-1982YesPine Forest (Pensacola,FL)HSHSFLHS
    114Tim MakiPTexas RangersTeam PicksP6-2210RR1962-02-13Fort Wayne,INA+1980-1984YesCarroll (Fort Wayne,IN)HSHSINHS
    115Don CollinsPSt. Louis CardinalsTeam PicksP6-2190RR1962-01-26Newport News,VAA+1980-1983YesFerguson (Newport News,VA)HSHSVAHS
    116Frank WillsPKansas City RoyalsTeam PicksP6-2220RR1958-10-26New Orleans,LAMLB1983-19911978-1991YesTulaneCollegeNCAA 1LA---
    117Dennis RasmussenPCalifornia AngelsTeam PicksP6-7225LL1959-04-18Los Angeles,CAMLB1983-19951978-1995YesCreightonCollegeNCAA 1NE---
    118Glenn Wilson3BDetroit TigersTeam PicksOF6-1190RR1958-12-22Baytown,TXMLB1982-19931980-1993YesSam Houston StateCollegeNCAA 2TX---
    119Ron RobinsonPCincinnati RedsTeam PicksP6-4230RR1962-03-24Exeter,CAMLB1984-19921980-1992YesWoodlake Union (Woodlake,CA)HSHSCAHS
    120Rick RenteriaSSPittsburgh PiratesTeam Picks2B-3B5-9172RR1961-12-25Harbor City,CAMLB1986-19941980-1994YesSouth Gate (South Gate,CA)HSHSCAHS
    121Jim AckerPAtlanta BravesTeam PicksP6-2212RR1958-09-24Freer,TXMLB1983-19921980-1993YesTexasCollegeNCAA 1TXJr
    122Terry FranconaOFMontreal ExposTeam Picks1B-OF6-1190LL1959-04-22Aberdeen,SDMLB1981-19901980-1990YesArizonaCollegeNCAA 1AZ---
    123Billy BeanePNew York MetsTeam PicksOF6-4195RR1962-03-29Orlando,FLMLB1984-19891980-1989YesMount Carmel (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAHS
    124John GibbonsOFNew York MetsTeam PicksC5-11187RR1962-06-08Great Falls,MTMLB1984-19861980-1990YesMacArthur (San Antonio,TX)HSHSTXHS
    125Dion JamesOFMilwaukee BrewersTeam PicksLF-CF6-1170LL1962-11-09Philadelphia,PAMLB1983-19961980-1996YesMcClatchy (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCAHS
    126Jeff WilliamsOFBaltimore OriolesTeam PicksOF6-0175LL1962-09-10Cincinnati,OHAAA1980-1989YesPrinceton (Cincinnati,OH)HSHSOHHS
    Round #2
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    227Jay TibbsPNew York MetsTeam PicksP6-3185RR1962-01-04Birmingham,ALMLB1984-19901980-1990YesHuffman (Birmingham,AL)HSHSALHS
    229Brian FisherPAtlanta BravesTeam PicksP6-4210RR1962-03-18Honolulu,HIMLB1985-19921980-1993YesWilliam C. Hinkley (Aurora,CO)HSHSCOHS
    232Matt YoungPSeattle MarinersTeam PicksP6-3205LL1958-08-09Pasadena,CAMLB1983-19931980-1993YesUCLACollegeNCAA 1CA---
    235Jim WeaverOFMinnesota TwinsTeam PicksRF-OF6-3190LL1959-10-10Kingston,NYMLB1985-19891980-1990YesFlorida StateCollegeNCAA 1FL---
    238Tim Teufel2BMinnesota TwinsTeam Picks2B6-0175RR1958-07-07Greenwich,CTMLB1983-19931979-1993YesClemsonCollegeNCAA 1SC---
    240Dwayne HenryPTexas RangersTeam PicksP6-3205RR1962-02-16Elkton,MDMLB1984-19951980-2001YesMiddletown (Middletown,DE)HSHSDEHS
    248Mike BrownPBoston Red SoxTeam PicksP6-2195RR1959-03-04Camden,NJMLB1982-19871978-1988YesClemsonCollegeNCAA 1SCJr
    249Tim BurkePPittsburgh PiratesTeam PicksP6-3205RR1959-02-19Omaha,NEMLB1985-19921981-1992YesNebraskaCollegeNCAA 1NE---
    250Joe HeskethPMontreal ExposTeam PicksP6-2170RL1959-02-15Lackawanna,NYMLB1984-19941980-1994YesUniversity at BuffaloCollegeNCAA 1NY---
    252Al PardoOFBaltimore OriolesTeam PicksC6-2187BR1962-09-08Oviedo,SPMLB1985-19891980-1989YesThomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLHS
    Round #3
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    356Rich BordiPOakland AthleticsTeam PicksP6-7220RR1959-04-18San Francisco,CAMLB1980-19881980-1990YesFresno StateCollegeNCAA 1CAJr
    364Scotti MadisonOFMinnesota TwinsTeam Picks3B-C5-11195BR1959-09-12Pensacola,FLMLB1985-19891980-1989YesVanderbiltCollegeNCAA 1TN---
    369Jeff CalhounPHouston AstrosTeam PicksP6-2190LL1958-04-11LaGrange,GAMLB1984-19881980-1988YesMississippiCollegeNCAA 1MS---
    371Danny Tartabull2BCincinnati RedsTeam PicksRF6-1205RR1962-10-30Miami,FLMLB1984-19971980-1997YesCarol City (Miami,FL)HSHSFLHS
    Round #4
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    490Rod BookerSSMinnesota TwinsTeam PicksSS-2B6-0175LR1958-09-04Los Angeles,CAMLB1987-19911980-1992YesCaliforniaCollegeNCAA 1CA---
    492Curtis WilkersonSSTexas RangersTeam PicksSS-2B5-9158BR1961-04-26Petersburg,VAMLB1983-19931980-1995YesDinwiddie County (Dinwiddie,VA)HSHSVAHS
    493Ricky HortonPSt. Louis CardinalsTeam PicksP6-2195LL1959-07-30Poughkeepsie,NYMLB1984-19901980-1991YesVirginiaCollegeNCAA 1VA---
    499Tom GormanPMontreal ExposTeam PicksP6-4200LL1957-12-16Portland,ORMLB1981-19871980-1988YesGonzagaCollegeNCAA 1WA---
    4104Carl NicholsC-SSBaltimore OriolesTeam PicksC6-0184RR1962-10-14Los Angeles,CAMLB1986-19911980-1997YesCompton (Compton,CA)HSHSCAHS
    Round #5
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    5105Ronn ReynoldsCNew York MetsTeam PicksC6-0200RR1958-09-28Wichita,KSMLB1982-19901980-1990YesArkansasCollegeNCAA 1AR---
    Round #6
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    6153Joe OrsulakOF-1BPittsburgh PiratesTeam PicksRF-LF6-1186LL1962-05-31Glen Ridge,NJMLB1983-19971981-1997YesParsippany Hills (Morris Plains,NJ)HSHSNJHS
    6155Randy Ready2BMilwaukee BrewersTeam Picks2B-3B5-11180RR1960-01-08San Mateo,CAMLB1983-19951980-1997YesMesa State CollegeCollegeNAIACO---
    Round #7
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    7171Jim AdduciOFSt. Louis CardinalsTeam PicksLF-1B6-5200LL1959-08-09Chicago,ILMLB1983-19891980-1990YesSouthern IllinoisCollegeNCAA 1ILJr
    7172Don SlaughtCKansas City RoyalsTeam PicksC6-1190RR1958-09-11Long Beach,CAMLB1982-19971980-1997YesUCLACollegeNCAA 1CA---
    7176Mike BrownOFCalifornia AngelsTeam PicksOF6-2195RR1959-12-29San Francisco,CAMLB1983-19881980-1989YesSan Jose StateCollegeNCAA 1CA---
    Round #8
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    8183Lloyd McClendonCNew York MetsTeam PicksC-OF6-0208RR1959-01-11Gary,INMLB1987-19941980-1995YesValparaisoCollegeNCAA 1IN---
    8192Rich ThompsonPCleveland IndiansTeam PicksP6-3225RR1958-11-01New York,NYMLB1985-19901980-1994YesAmherst CollegeCollegeNCAA 1MA---
    8201Eric DavisSSCincinnati RedsTeam PicksCF-LF6-3185RR1962-05-29Los Angeles,CAMLB1984-20011980-2001YesFremont (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAHS
    8206Al NipperPBoston Red SoxTeam PicksP6-0194RR1959-04-02San Diego,CAMLB1983-19901980-1991YesTruman StateCollegeNCAA 2MO---
    Round #9
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    9219Craig LeffertsPChicago CubsTeam PicksP6-1210LL1957-09-29Munich,GEMLB1983-19941980-1994YesArizonaCollegeNCAA 1AZ---
    9221Steve JeltzSS-2BPhiladelphia PhilliesTeam PicksSS5-11180BR1959-05-28Paris,FRMLB1983-19901978-1991YesKansasCollegeNCAA 1KS---
    9229Bryan LittleSSMontreal ExposTeam Picks2B-SS5-10160BR1959-10-08Houston,TXMLB1982-19861979-1988YesTexas A&MCollegeNCAA 1TX---
    Round #11
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    11278Dwight LowryCDetroit TigersTeam PicksC6-3210LR1957-10-23Lumberton,NCMLB1984-19881980-1990YesNorth CarolinaCollegeNCAA 1NC---
    Round #12
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    12302Butch DavisOFKansas City RoyalsTeam PicksOF6-0190RR1958-06-19Williamston,NCMLB1983-19941980-1994YesEast CarolinaCollegeNCAA 1NC---
    12305Scott TerryOFCincinnati RedsTeam PicksP5-11195RR1959-11-21Hobbs,NMMLB1986-19911980-1991YesSouthwesternCollegeNCAA 3TX---
    Round #13
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    13313Rick OwnbeypNew York MetsTeam PicksP6-3185RR1957-10-20Corona,CAMLB1982-19861980-1987YesSanta Ana CollegeCollegeCCCAACA---
    13318Ed Vande BergpSeattle MarinersTeam PicksP6-2180RL1958-10-26Redlands,CAMLB1982-19881980-1997YesArizona StateCollegeNCAA 1AZSr
    13322Mike JeffcoatpCleveland IndiansTeam PicksP6-2187LL1959-08-03Pine Bluff,ARMLB1983-19941980-1994YesLouisiana TechCollegeNCAA 1LA---
    Round #15
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    15367Paul Zuvella2BAtlanta BravesTeam PicksSS-2B6-0178RR1958-10-31San Mateo,CAMLB1982-19891977-1991YesStanfordCollegeNCAA 1CA---
    Round #16
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    16396John MosesOFSeattle MarinersTeam PicksOF5-10170BL1957-08-09Los Angeles,CAMLB1982-19921980-1992YesArizonaCollegeNCAA 1AZ---
    16402Jim EisenreichOFMinnesota TwinsTeam PicksRF-LF5-11195LL1959-04-18St. Cloud,MNMLB1982-19981980-1998YesSt. Cloud StateCollegeNCAA 2MN---
    16414Oil Can BoydpBoston Red SoxTeam PicksP6-1150RR1959-10-06Meridian,MSMLB1982-19911980-2005YesJackson StateCollegeNCAA 1MSJr
    Round #20
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    20518Tom BoltonpBoston Red SoxTeam PicksP6-3175LL1962-05-06Nashville,TNMLB1987-19941980-1998YesAntioch (Antioch,TN)HSHSTNHS
    Round #25
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    25629Darren DaultonCPhiladelphia PhilliesTeam PicksC6-2190LR1962-01-03Arkansas City,KSMLB1983-19971980-1997YesArkansas City (Arkansas City,KS)HSHSKSHS
    Round #26
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    26650Rich YettpMinnesota TwinsTeam PicksP6-2187RR1962-10-06Pomona,CAMLB1985-19901980-1990YesDon Antonio Lugo (Chino,CA)HSHSCAHS
    Round #29
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    29702Jack FimpleSS-3BCleveland IndiansTeam PicksC6-2185RR1959-02-10Darby,PAMLB1983-19871980-1987YesHumboldt StateCollegeNCAA 3CA---
    Round #33
    RdNoPlayer NamedPosTeam NameTeam PicksPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsSignedSchool Drafted FromSourceDivisionRegClass
    33764Walt TerrellpTexas RangersTeam PicksP6-2205LR1958-05-11Jeffersonville,INMLB1982-19921980-1993YesMorehead StateCollegeNCAA 1KY---
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