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1972 MLB Draft by Round

1972 MLB Draft by Round

Round #1 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
24
Major Leaguers:
14
Signed Players:
23
College Players:
5
High School Players:
19
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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team pos signed hilvl mlbyears stat years source school dr reg pos ht wt ba th Born place
1972 1 1 June-Reg Dave Roberts San Diego Padres 3b Yes MLB 1972-1982 1972-1982 College Oregon OR 3b-c 6-3 215 R R 1951-02-17 Lebanon,OR
1972 1 2 June-Reg Rick Manning Cleveland Baseball Team ss Yes MLB 1975-1987 1975-1987 HS LaSalle (Niagara Falls,NY) NY of 6-1 180 L R 1954-09-02 Niagara Falls,NY
1972 1 3 June-Reg Larry Christenson Philadelphia Phillies p Yes MLB 1973-1983 1973-1983 HS Marysville-Pilchuck (Marysville,WA) WA p 6-4 215 R R 1953-11-10 Everett,WA
1972 1 4 June-Reg Roy Howell Texas Rangers 3b Yes MLB 1974-1984 1974-1985 HS Lompoc (Lompoc,CA) CA 3b 6-1 190 L R 1953-12-18 Lompoc,CA
1972 1 5 June-Reg Bobby Goodman   Montreal Expos c Yes AAA -- 1976-1977 HS Bishop Byrne (Memphis,TN) TN c 6-2 195 R R 1954-01-08 West Plains,MO
1972 1 6 June-Reg Dan Thomas Milwaukee Brewers 1b Yes MLB 1976-1977 1971-1978 College Southern Illinois IL of 6-2 190 R R 1951-05-09 Birmingham,AL
1972 1 7 June-Reg Larry Payne   Cincinnati Reds p Yes AAA -- 1976-1978 HS Huntsville (Huntsville,TX) TX p 6-0 185 R R 1954-02-15 Huntsville,TX
1972 1 8 June-Reg Dick Ruthven Minnesota Twins p No MLB 1973-1986 1971-1986 College Fresno State CA p 6-3 190 R R 1951-03-27 Sacramento,CA
1972 1 9 June-Reg Steve Englishbey Houston Astros of Yes AAA -- 1976-1978 HS South Houston (Houston,TX) TX of 6-1 190 L L 1954-08-17 Houston,TX
1972 1 10 June-Reg Dave Chalk California Angels 3b Yes MLB 1973-1981 1972-1981 College Texas TX 3b-ss 5-10 175 R R 1950-08-30 Del Rio,TX
1972 1 11 June-Reg Preston Hanna Atlanta Braves p Yes MLB 1975-1982 1975-1983 HS Escambia (Pensacola,FL) FL p 6-1 195 R R 1954-09-10 Pensacola,FL
1972 1 12 June-Reg Mike Ondina Chicago White Sox of Yes AAA -- 1977-1979 HS Cordova (Rancho Cordova,CA) CA of 6-2 190 L R 1954-05-27 Rancho Cordova,CA
1972 1 13 June-Reg Richard Bengston   New York Mets of Yes -- -- -- HS Richwoods (Peoria,IL) IL of 6-4 205 R R 1954 Peoria,IL
1972 1 14 June-Reg Scott McGregor New York Yankees p Yes MLB 1976-1988 1976-1988 HS El Segundo (El Segundo,CA) CA p 6-1 190 B L 1954-01-18 Inglewood,CA
1972 1 15 June-Reg Brian Vernoy Chicago Cubs p Yes -- -- -- HS La Quinta (Westminster,CA) CA p 6-3 180 L L 1954 Westminster,CA
1972 1 16 June-Reg Joel Bishop Boston Red Sox ss Yes -- -- -- HS McClatchy (Sacramento,CA) CA ss 6-1 180 R R 1954-02-09 Sacramento,CA
1972 1 17 June-Reg John Harbin   Los Angeles Dodgers ss Yes -- -- -- College Newberry SC ss 6-1 185 R R 1950 Greenville,SC
1972 1 18 June-Reg Jamie Quirk Kansas City Royals ss Yes MLB 1975-1992 1975-1992 HS St. Paul (Santa Fe Springs,CA) CA c-3b 6-4 200 L R 1954-10-22 Whittier,CA
1972 1 19 June-Reg Rob Dressler San Francisco Giants p Yes MLB 1975-1980 1975-1980 HS Madison (Portland,OR) OR p 6-3 180 R R 1954-02-02 Portland,OR
1972 1 20 June-Reg Jerry Manuel Detroit Tigers ss Yes MLB 1975-1982 1975-1986 HS Cordova (Rancho Cordova,CA) CA 2b 6-0 165 B R 1953-12-23 Hahira,GA
1972 1 21 June-Reg Dan Larson St. Louis Cardinals p Yes MLB 1976-1982 1976-1984 HS Alhambra (Alhambra,CA) CA p 6-0 180 R R 1954-07-04 Los Angeles,CA
1972 1 22 June-Reg Chet Lemon Oakland Athletics ss Yes MLB 1975-1990 1975-1990 HS Fremont (Los Angeles,CA) CA of 6-0 190 R R 1955-02-12 Jackson,MS
1972 1 23 June-Reg Dwayne Peltier Pittsburgh Pirates ss Yes -- -- -- HS Servite (Anaheim,CA) CA ss 6-2 185 R R 1954 Anaheim,CA
1972 1 24 June-Reg Ken Thomas   Baltimore Orioles c Yes -- -- -- HS Clear Fork (Bellville,OH) OH c 5-11 180 R R 1953 Bellville,OH
24 record(s)