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1978 Houston Astros

1978 Houston Astros

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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
1978 1 11 June-Reg Rod Boxberger Houston Astros Yes College USC 0.00 p 6-1 170 R R 1957-08-22 Santa Ana,CA AA -- 1977-1983
1978 2 37 June-Reg Danny Heep Houston Astros Yes College St. Mary's 0.00 of-1b 5-11 177 L L 1957-07-03 San Antonio,TX MLB 1979-1991 1978-1991
1978 3 63 June-Reg John Hessler Houston Astros Yes College Tulsa 0.00 p 6-3 200 B R 1957-06-03 Kansas City,MO AA -- 1978-1981
1978 4 89 June-Reg Ron Meridith Houston Astros Yes College Oral Roberts 0.00 p 6-0 175 L L 1956-11-26 San Pedro,CA MLB 1984-1987 1978-1988
1978 5 115 June-Reg Doug Stokke Houston Astros Yes College USC 0.00 ss 6-0 188 R R 1956-03-22 Milwaukee,WI AAA -- 1977-1980
1978 6 141 June-Reg Bob Palmer Houston Astros No College Chapman 0.00 c -- -- -- -- 1957 -- -- -- --
1978 7 167 June-Reg Greg Cypret Houston Astros Yes College Missouri 0.00 ss 6-2 180 R R 1956-08-21 Florissant,MO AAA -- 1978-1984
1978 8 193 June-Reg Larry Ashley Houston Astros Yes HS Oakland (Oakland,CA) 0.00 of 5-11 180 R R 1960-06-16 Oakland,CA Rk -- 1979-1979
1978 9 219 June-Reg Brad Carlson Houston Astros No HS Boone (Orlando,FL) 0.00 p 6-1 185 R R 1959 Orlando,FL A -- 1979-1981
1978 10 245 June-Reg Frank Castro Houston Astros No HS Miami Springs (Miami Springs,FL) 0.00 c 5-11 185 R R 1960-07-10 La Habana,CU AA -- 1980-1986
1978 11 271 June-Reg Jack Lazorko Houston Astros Yes College Mississippi State 0.00 p 5-11 200 R R 1956-03-30 Hoboken,NJ MLB 1984-1988 1978-1993
1978 12 297 June-Reg Tim Tolman Houston Astros Yes College USC 0.00 of-1b 6-0 195 R R 1956-04-20 Santa Monica,CA MLB 1981-1987 1976-1989
1978 13 323 June-Reg Mike Browning Houston Astros No HS Southridge (Miami,FL) 0.00 p 6-2 205 R R 1960-02-07 Miami,FL AAA -- 1981-1996
1978 14 349 June-Reg Arvis Harper Houston Astros Yes College Arkansas 0.00 of 5-8 180 B R 1956-05-24 Little Rock,AR AA -- 1978-1980
1978 15 375 June-Reg Thad Troedson Houston Astros Yes College San Diego State 0.00 p 6-3 208 R R 1956-07-09 San Jose,CA AA -- 1978-1980
1978 16 401 June-Reg Michael Buggs Houston Astros No HS Castlemont (Oakland,CA) 0.00 of 6-1 190 R R 1960 Oakland,CA A -- 1981-1982
1978 17 427 June-Reg Charles Hutchingson   Houston Astros No HS West Memphis (West Memphis,AR) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1960 West Memphis,AR -- -- --
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1978 1 5 June-Sec Scott Fletcher Houston Astros No College Valencia CC 0.00 ss-2b 5-11 173 R R 1958-07-30 Fort Walton Beach,FL MLB 1981-1995 1977-1995
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1978 1 12 Jan-Reg Greg Smith Houston Astros Yes College Canada College 0.00 of 5-11 160 B R 1958-10-19 Bakersfield,CA Rk -- 1978-1978
1978 2 38 Jan-Reg Pat Perry Houston Astros Yes College Lincoln Land CC 0.00 p 6-1 170 L L 1959-02-04 Taylorville,IL MLB 1985-1990 1978-1995
1978 3 64 Jan-Reg Joe Collins Houston Astros Yes College Hillsborough CC 0.00 p 6-3 190 L L 1957 -- A+ -- 1980-1982
year rnd ovl phase player name draft team signed source school bonus pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years
1978 1 14 Jan-Sec Jim Tjader Houston Astros No College Iowa Western CC 0.00 2b 5-11 175 R R 1958-12-26 New Richmond,WI AA -- 1979-1981
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