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1968 Pittsburgh Pirates

1968 Pittsburgh Pirates

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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1968 1 9 June-Reg Dick Sharon   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Sequoia (Redwood City,CA) 0.00 of 6-2 195 R R 1950-04-15 San Mateo,CA MLB 1973-1975 1973-1976
1968 2 29 June-Reg Brad Gratz   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS George Schaefer (Southgate,MI) 0.00 p 6-0 160 R L 1950-01-19 Southgate,MI -- -- --
1968 3 49 June-Reg James Sams   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Cuyahoga Falls (Cuyahoga Falls,OH) 0.00 p 6-0 175 R R 1950-06-24 Akron,OH -- -- --
1968 4 69 June-Reg Mike Marine   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Warren (Downey,CA) 0.00 p 6-3 175 R R 1950 Downey,CA -- -- --
1968 5 93 June-Reg Wayne Garland   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Cohn (Nashville,TN) 0.00 p 6-0 195 R R 1950-10-26 Nashville,TN MLB 1973-1981 1973-1982
1968 6 117 June-Reg Peter Halfman   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Jesuit (Carmichael,CA) 0.00 of -- -- -- -- 1950 Carmichael,CA -- -- --
1968 7 141 June-Reg David Van Volkenburg Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Cathedral Prep (Erie,PA) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1950 Erie,PA College -- 1969-1972
1968 8 165 June-Reg Michael Cooper   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Kokomo (Kokomo,IN) 0.00 p 6-0 185 R R 1950 Kokomo,IN -- -- --
1968 9 189 June-Reg Frank Barlow   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Montour (Pittsburgh,PA) 0.00 3b 5-10 170 B R 1950 Pittsburgh,PA -- -- --
1968 10 213 June-Reg Ray Borowicz   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Huntington (Huntington,NY) 0.00 ss 6-2 255 B R 1950 Huntington,NY -- -- --
1968 11 237 June-Reg Milt May Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS St. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL) 0.00 c 6-0 190 L R 1950-08-01 Gary,IN MLB 1970-1984 1970-1984
1968 12 261 June-Reg Thomas Fratto   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Cambridge Rindge And Latin (Cambridge,MA) 0.00 of 5-11 183 R R 1950 Cambridge,MA -- -- --
1968 13 285 June-Reg David Entrekin Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Coatesville Area (Coatesville,PA) 0.00 c 5-11 200 R R 1950-02-26 Coatesville,PA -- -- --
1968 14 309 June-Reg Bruce Kison Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Pasco (Pasco,WA) 0.00 p 6-4 178 R R 1950-02-18 Pasco,WA MLB 1971-1985 1971-1985
1968 15 333 June-Reg Rudolph Brooks Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Berkeley (Berkeley,CA) 0.00 1b 6-0 160 L R 1950 Berkeley,CA -- -- --
1968 16 357 June-Reg Richard Hurt   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Lihon (Nashville,TN) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1950 Nashville,TN -- -- --
1968 17 381 June-Reg Chuck Hines Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Florida State 0.00 3b -- -- -- -- 1946 -- College -- 1968-1968
1968 18 405 June-Reg Paul Mitchell Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Worcester Academy (Worcester,MA) 0.00 p 6-1 195 R R 1950-08-19 Redmond,WA MLB 1975-1980 1975-1981
1968 19 429 June-Reg Mike Groves Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Seminole (Seminole,FL) 0.00 of -- -- -- -- 1950 Seminole,FL -- -- --
1968 20 452 June-Reg Steve McFarland Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Sammamish (Bellevue,WA) 0.00 if 5-10 170 R R 1950-03-30 Stockton,CA -- -- --
1968 21 474 June-Reg Joe Urbanovitch Pittsburgh Pirates No College Villanova 0.00 c 5-10 190 R R 1948 Jersey City,NJ -- -- --
1968 22 496 June-Reg Thomas Whalen   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Lowell (Lowell,MA) 0.00 2b-ss 5-11 178 R R 1949-02-20 Lowell,MA -- -- --
1968 23 518 June-Reg Dennis Franklin Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Tate (Cantonment,FL) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1950 -- -- -- --
1968 24 540 June-Reg Randy Beringer   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Tigard (Tigard,OR) 0.00 ss 5-11 175 R R 1950 Tigard,OR -- -- --
1968 25 562 June-Reg Gary Conboy   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Genesee CC 0.00 p 6-3 208 R R 1946 -- -- -- --
1968 26 584 June-Reg Keith Scruggs Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Alleghany County (Covington,VA) 0.00 p 6-4 215 R R 1949-12-19 Clifton Forge,VA -- -- --
1968 27 606 June-Reg Marvin Tucker Pittsburgh Pirates No College Central Missouri 0.00 2b 5-11 180 R R 1948 Independence,MO -- -- --
1968 28 628 June-Reg Anthony Giordano   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Most Holy Trinity (Brooklyn,NY) 0.00 c-of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1968 29 650 June-Reg Stanley Grout   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Perry Senior (Perry,IA) 0.00 p 6-2 195 R R 1950-10-12 Perry,IA -- -- --
1968 30 672 June-Reg Larry Barefoot   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Hallsboro (Hallsboro,NC) 0.00 p 6-0 177 B R 1949 Whiteville,NC -- -- --
1968 31 694 June-Reg Scott Roswald   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS New San Juan (Citrus Heights,CA) 0.00 of 5-9 165 R R 1950 Citrus Heights,CA -- -- --
1968 32 713 June-Reg Robert Hessler   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Hampton (Hampton,VA) 0.00 p 6-2 165 R R 1950 Hampton,VA -- -- --
1968 33 731 June-Reg Stephen Bentley   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes HS Stoneham (Stoneham,MA) 0.00 p 6-2 175 R R 1950 Stoneham,MA -- -- --
1968 34 747 June-Reg Paul Marcek   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Archbishop Rummel (Omaha,NE) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1950 Omaha,NE -- -- --
1968 35 763 June-Reg Roger Wright   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Northeast Lauderdale (Meridian,MS) 0.00 c -- -- -- -- 1950 Meridian,MS -- -- --
1968 36 778 June-Reg Thomas Rambeau   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College York College (Pennsylvania) 0.00 p 6-2 190 L L 1949 -- -- -- --
1968 37 792 June-Reg Michael Price   Pittsburgh Pirates No HS Oakland Tech (Oakland,CA) 0.00 ss-of -- -- -- -- 1950 -- -- -- --
1968 38 804 June-Reg Barry Houser Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College West Chester 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1946 -- -- -- --
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1968 1 19 June-Sec Edward Northrop Pittsburgh Pirates Yes FA Virginia 0.00 p 6-3 200 R R 1949 -- -- -- --
1968 2 39 June-Sec James Skovron Pittsburgh Pirates Yes FA Massachusetts 0.00 p 6-2 185 R R 1948 West Newbury,MA -- -- --
1968 3 59 June-Sec George Putz Pittsburgh Pirates No College Springfield College 0.00 3b 5-10 185 L R 1947-06-19 Rockville,CT -- -- --
1968 4 79 June-Sec Wayne Harlan Pittsburgh Pirates No College Yakima Valley College 0.00 if -- -- -- -- 1949 -- -- -- --
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1968 1 10 Jan-Reg Sam Viney Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College SJ Delta College 0.00 of-3b 6-3 220 R R 1949 Stockton,CA -- -- --
1968 2 30 Jan-Reg John Crain   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Cabrillo College 0.00 p 5-10 175 R R 1948-01-26 -- -- -- --
1968 3 48 Jan-Reg Mark McLeod Pittsburgh Pirates Yes FA Maryland 0.00 c-3b -- -- -- -- -- California,MD -- -- --
1968 4 65 Jan-Reg Steve Lewis Pittsburgh Pirates Yes FA California 0.00 p 6-2 208 R R 1946 Bakersfield,CA -- -- --
1968 5 81 Jan-Reg Thomas Davis Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College San Jose City College 0.00 of -- -- -- -- 1948 -- -- -- --
1968 6 95 Jan-Reg Robert Johnson   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Salem U 0.00 p 6-2 175 R R 1944 -- -- -- --
1968 7 109 Jan-Reg Peter Poldiak Pittsburgh Pirates No College Gulf Coast CC 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1949 -- -- -- --
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1968 1 18 Jan-Sec Robert Taylor   Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Richard Bland College 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1948 -- -- -- --
1968 2 38 Jan-Sec Jim Snyder Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College East Carolina 0.00 of 6-0 195 R R 1946-04-21 -- -- -- --
1968 3 58 Jan-Sec Tom Dettore Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Juniata College 0.00 p 6-4 200 L R 1947-11-17 Canonsburg,PA MLB 1973-1976 1973-1977
1968 4 78 Jan-Sec Edmund Mantie Pittsburgh Pirates Yes College Syracuse 0.00 p 6-2 210 B R 1946 -- -- -- --
1968 5 97 Jan-Sec Jerry Vitatoe Pittsburgh Pirates No FA California 0.00 1b-3b 6-1 195 R R 1949 Alameda,CA College -- 1971-1971
1968 6 115 Jan-Sec Donald Schroeder   Pittsburgh Pirates No College Grays Harbor College 0.00 p 6-0 193 R R 1949-03-12 Longview,WA -- -- --
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