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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #1 |Jan-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
January Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
5
Signed Players:
17
College Players:
21
High School Players:
0
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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team pos bonus signed hilvl mlbyears stat years source school dr reg pos ht wt ba th Born place
1978 1 1 Jan-Reg Mike Lebo Toronto Blue Jays c 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1982 FA Pennsylvania PA c 6-4 215 L R 1958-08-22 Harrisburg,PA
1978 1 2 Jan-Reg Joe Housey Atlanta Braves p 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1985 College Miami Dade FL p 6-2 170 R R 1959-06-27 Miami,FL
1978 1 3 Jan-Reg Dave Grier Oakland Athletics p 0.00 No AA -- 1979-1983 College Valencia CC FL p 6-0 175 R R 1958 Severna Park,MD
1978 1 4 Jan-Reg Gerald Miller   New York Mets 1b-of 0.00 No A -- 1980-1982 College Des Moines Area CC IA 1b-of 6-3 195 R R 1959 --
1978 1 5 Jan-Reg Jim Maler Seattle Mariners 1b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1983 1978-1986 College Miami Dade FL 1b 6-4 230 R R 1958-08-16 New York,NY
1978 1 6 Jan-Reg Donald Johnson San Diego Padres p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1981 FA Michigan MI p 5-11 175 L L 1959 Westland,MI
1978 1 7 Jan-Reg Weldon Swift Milwaukee Brewers p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1983 FA Maryland MD p 6-2 205 R R 1958-02-17 Baltimore,MD
1978 1 8 Jan-Reg Greg Byrd San Francisco Giants if 0.00 No College -- 1980-1981 College Columbia State CC TN 1b -- -- -- -- 1959 --
1978 1 9 Jan-Reg Thomas Anderson Cleveland Baseball Team 1b 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1981 College South Florida CC FL 1b 6-3 210 L L 1959-04-12 --
1978 1 10 Jan-Reg Gary Hartsock Montreal Expos p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1979 College Muscatine CC IA p 6-2 190 R R 1959 Davenport,IA
1978 1 11 Jan-Reg Chris Codiroli Detroit Tigers p 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1990 1977-1991 College San Jose City College CA p 6-1 160 R R 1958-03-26 Oxnard,CA
1978 1 12 Jan-Reg Greg Smith Houston Astros of 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1978-1978 College Canada College CA of 5-11 160 B R 1958-10-19 Bakersfield,CA
1978 1 13 Jan-Reg Rick Evans California Angels p 0.00 No A+ -- 1982-1983 College El Camino CA p 6-2 180 L L 1959 --
1978 1 14 Jan-Reg Joe Hicks Chicago Cubs 3b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1987 FA Indiana IN 1b 6-3 215 R R 1957-07-15 Indianapolis,IN
1978 1 15 Jan-Reg Ralph Citarella Minnesota Twins p 0.00 No MLB 1983-1987 1979-1988 College Eastern FL ST FL p 6-0 180 R R 1958-02-07 East Orange,NJ
1978 1 16 Jan-Reg Michael Gentry St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 Yes -- -- -- College Chipola FL p -- -- -- -- 1958 --
1978 1 17 Jan-Reg Mark Christy Chicago White Sox p 0.00 No A+ -- 1980-1982 College Miami Dade FL p 6-3 185 R R 1959-01-16 Astoria,NY
1978 1 18 Jan-Reg Brad Lesley Cincinnati Reds p 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1985 1978-1985 College Merced College CA p 6-6 230 R R 1958-09-11 Turlock,CA
1978 1 19 Jan-Reg Michael Vickers Texas Rangers p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1980 College Hill College TX p 6-0 185 R L 1958-02-28 --
1978 1 20 Jan-Reg Pete Chapin Pittsburgh Pirates p 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1983 College Fullerton College CA p 6-3 205 R R 1958-08-23 Fullerton,CA
1978 1 21 Jan-Reg Ken Kurtz Baltimore Orioles p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1979 College Seminole Florida FL p 6-0 195 L L 1957 --
1978 1 22 Jan-Reg Brian Holton Los Angeles Dodgers p 0.00 Yes MLB 1985-1990 1978-1992 College Louisburg College NC p 6-0 193 R R 1959-11-29 McKeesport,PA
1978 1 23 Jan-Reg Bruce Kastelic Boston Red Sox ss 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1982 College Ranger College TX ss 6-1 175 L R 1959 Tulsa,OK
1978 1 24 Jan-Reg Don Woodward Philadelphia Phillies p 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1979 College Central Arizona College AZ p 6-1 185 R R 1958 --
1978 1 25 Jan-Reg Mark Harris New York Yankees ss 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1980 FA Virginia VA ss 5-10 160 B R 1958-02-11 Bristol,VA
1978 1 26 Jan-Reg Lee Cline Kansas City Royals p 0.00 Yes -- -- -- College Southern Idaho ID p -- -- -- -- 1958 --
26 record(s)