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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 2 46 June-Reg Amos Lewis   Texas Rangers Yes HS Astronaut (Titusville,FL) 0.00 p-if 6-3 185 R R 1960-08-14 Mims,FL AA -- 1978-1982
1978 3 72 June-Reg David Crutcher Texas Rangers Yes College Arizona 0.00 p 6-2 185 R R 1957-10-21 Woodland,CA AAA -- 1976-1981
1978 4 98 June-Reg Mitch Zwolensky Texas Rangers No HS Owosso (Owosso,MI) 0.00 p 6-2 200 R R 1959-12-29 Owosso,MI AAA -- 1980-1996
1978 5 124 June-Reg Eric Shellenbeck Texas Rangers No HS Barrington (Barrington,IL) 0.00 of -- -- R R 1960 Barrington,IL -- -- --
1978 6 150 June-Reg Terry Bogener Texas Rangers Yes College Oklahoma 0.00 of 6-0 193 L L 1955-09-28 Hannibal,MO MLB 1982-1982 1975-1986
1978 7 176 June-Reg Jerry Neufang Texas Rangers Yes HS Hayfield (Alexandria,VA) 0.00 c 5-10 180 R R 1960-11-23 Alexandria,VA AAA -- 1978-1984
1978 8 202 June-Reg Wayne Tolleson Texas Rangers Yes College Western Carolina 0.00 ss-2b 5-9 160 B R 1955-09-22 Spartanburg,SC MLB 1981-1990 1978-1990
1978 9 228 June-Reg Tracy Cowger Texas Rangers Yes College Loyola Marymount 0.00 of-c 5-10 175 R R 1956-07-22 Pomona,CA AAA -- 1978-1983
1978 10 254 June-Reg Allan Ramirez Texas Rangers No College Rice 0.00 p 5-10 180 R R 1957-05-01 Victoria,TX MLB 1983-1983 1978-1985
1978 11 280 June-Reg Chris Smith Texas Rangers Yes College USC 0.00 1b-of 6-0 185 B R 1957-07-18 Torrance,CA MLB 1981-1983 1976-1983
1978 12 306 June-Reg Rick Misuraca Texas Rangers No HS Del City (Oklahoma City,OK) 0.00 3b 6-2 180 R R 1960 Del City,OK Rk -- 1979-1979
1978 13 332 June-Reg Albert Ortiz Texas Rangers Yes College Baruch College 0.00 of 5-11 175 L L 1957-08-28 New York,NY A -- 1978-1979
1978 14 358 June-Reg Charlie O'Brien Texas Rangers No HS Bishop Kelley (Tulsa,OK) 0.00 c 6-2 205 R R 1961-05-01 Tulsa,OK MLB 1985-2000 1981-2000
1978 15 384 June-Reg Eddie Greene   Texas Rangers No HS Ed White (Jacksonville,FL) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1960 -- -- -- --
1978 16 410 June-Reg Dan Dixon Texas Rangers Yes College Nebraska 0.00 of 5-11 180 R R 1957 Spring Valley,CA AA -- 1978-1979
1978 17 436 June-Reg Brian Piper Texas Rangers No HS Buena (Sierra Vista,AZ) 0.00 p 6-1 190 R R 1960 Sierra Vista,AZ AA -- 1982-1985
1978 18 461 June-Reg Ron Gooch Texas Rangers Yes College Southeastern Oklahoma State 0.00 2b 5-11 165 R R 1957-04-16 Midwest City,OK AAA -- 1978-1982
1978 19 485 June-Reg Howie Shapiro Texas Rangers No College Miami 0.00 2b 5-11 160 L R 1957 Miami Beach,FL A- -- 1976-1979
1978 20 509 June-Reg Keith Shelling Texas Rangers Yes College Southern 0.00 p 5-9 160 L L 1955 -- Rk -- 1975-1978
1978 21 532 June-Reg Charles Kwolek Texas Rangers Yes College Providence College 0.00 p 5-10 165 L L 1957-12-05 -- A -- 1978-1979
1978 22 554 June-Reg Andrew Tam Texas Rangers Yes College Texas Wesleyan 0.00 of 6-3 200 R R 1957 -- AA -- 1978-1979
1978 23 573 June-Reg Donald Atkins Texas Rangers No HS Parkview (Little Rock,AR) 0.00 ss -- -- -- -- 1960 -- -- -- --
1978 24 592 June-Reg Stanley Reese Texas Rangers Yes College George Mason 0.00 1b 6-2 190 L R 1956 -- A -- 1978-1979
1978 25 610 June-Reg Cameron Killebrew Texas Rangers Yes College Brigham Young 0.00 of 5-11 180 R R 1956 -- A+ -- 1978-1981
1978 26 627 June-Reg David Miller Texas Rangers Yes College George Mason 0.00 of 5-10 165 B R 1956-03-14 -- A -- 1978-1979
1978 27 643 June-Reg Jeff Zitek Texas Rangers Yes College Illinois State 0.00 ss 6-0 175 L R 1957-07-01 Honolulu,HI A -- 1978-1979
1978 28 659 June-Reg Wesley Williams Texas Rangers Yes College New Mexico Highlands 0.00 p 6-3 180 R R 1957-08-09 Asheville,NC A+ -- 1978-1980
1978 29 675 June-Reg Jim Farr Texas Rangers Yes College Penn State 0.00 p 6-1 195 R R 1956-05-18 Waverly,NY MLB 1982-1982 1978-1984
1978 30 690 June-Reg Gene Nelson Texas Rangers Yes HS Pasco (Dade City,FL) 0.00 p 6-0 174 R R 1960-12-03 Tampa,FL MLB 1981-1993 1978-1993
1978 31 705 June-Reg Steve Paine Texas Rangers Yes College Dallas Baptist 0.00 of-c 6-0 185 R R 1957 -- Rk -- 1978-1978
1978 32 717 June-Reg Thomas Blackmon Texas Rangers No HS South Florence (Florence,SC) 0.00 p 6-0 185 R R 1960-02-15 Florence,SC AA -- 1980-1984
1978 33 727 June-Reg Cecil Strawn Texas Rangers Yes College Southern Methodist 0.00 c 6-1 180 R R 1956-07-30 dale,TX AAA -- 1978-1980
1978 34 734 June-Reg James Strum   Texas Rangers No HS St. Mark's (Wilmington,DE) 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1960 -- -- -- --
1978 35 741 June-Reg Keith Walsh   Texas Rangers Yes HS Kennedy (Suffolk,VA) 0.00 p 6-2 145 R R 1959 Suffolk,VA Rk -- 1978-1978
1978 36 746 June-Reg Harry Oakley   Texas Rangers No HS Rogers (Newport,RI) 0.00 c -- -- -- -- 1960 -- -- -- --
1978 37 751 June-Reg David Chapman Texas Rangers Yes College Michigan 0.00 3b 5-10 170 R R 1956 -- AA -- 1975-1979
1978 38 755 June-Reg John Zisk Texas Rangers Yes College Delaware Val 0.00 of 6-5 190 R R 1957-05-20 -- A -- 1978-1980
1978 39 759 June-Reg Tim Hulett Texas Rangers No HS Lanphier (Springfield,IL) 0.00 3b-2b 6-0 195 R R 1960-01-12 Springfield,IL MLB 1983-1995 1980-1995
1978 40 763 June-Reg Jeff Scott Texas Rangers No HS Port Clinton (Port Clinton,OH) 0.00 3b 6-2 180 R R 1954-07-13 Kankakee,IL A -- 1979-1979
1978 41 766 June-Reg Alvin Williams Texas Rangers Yes College Jackson State 0.00 3b 6-2 195 R R 1955 -- Rk -- 1978-1978
1978 42 769 June-Reg Moses Kyles   Texas Rangers No HS Buchanan (Buchanan,MI) 0.00 ss -- -- -- -- 1960 -- -- -- --
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 10 June-Sec Mike Richardt Texas Rangers Yes College Fresno City 0.00 2b 6-0 170 R R 1958-05-24 Los Angeles,CA MLB 1980-1984 1978-1988
1978 2 33 June-Sec Thomas McGivney Texas Rangers Yes College Alvin CC 0.00 c 6-0 190 L R 1958 Bethpage,NY A -- 1978-1979
1978 3 46 June-Sec David Jensen Texas Rangers No College Edmonds CC 0.00 p -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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 19 Jan-Reg Michael Vickers Texas Rangers Yes College Hill College 0.00 p 6-0 185 R L 1958-02-28 -- AA -- 1978-1980
1978 2 45 Jan-Reg Mark Knowes Texas Rangers Yes College Central Arizona College 0.00 p -- -- -- -- 1958 -- -- -- --
1978 3 71 Jan-Reg Tony Stevens Texas Rangers Yes College Seminole Florida 0.00 1b 6-3 207 R R 1958 Maitland,FL A+ -- 1979-1981
1978 4 96 Jan-Reg Rick Derechailo Texas Rangers Yes College Brookdale CC 0.00 of -- -- R -- 1956 Matawan,NJ College -- 1979-1980
1978 5 119 Jan-Reg Edward Bailey Texas Rangers Yes College Paris Junior College 0.00 c -- -- -- -- 1958 -- -- -- --
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 23 Jan-Sec Michael Childs Texas Rangers Yes College Ranger College 0.00 c 6-1 180 R R 1958-09-30 -- A -- 1978-1979
1978 2 47 Jan-Sec Greg Eason Texas Rangers Yes FA Florida 0.00 p 5-11 175 L L 1958-10-24 Pensacola,FL A -- 1978-1980
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