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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #1 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
14
Signed Players:
26
College Players:
6
High School Players:
20
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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 June-Reg Bob Horner Atlanta Braves 3b 0.16 Yes MLB 1978-1988 1977-1988 College Arizona State AZ 3b-1b 6-1 190 R R 1957-08-06 Junction City,KS
1978 1 2 June-Reg Lloyd Moseby Toronto Blue Jays 1b 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1991 1978-1991 HS Oakland (Oakland,CA) CA of 6-3 200 L R 1959-11-05 Portland,AR
1978 1 3 June-Reg Hubie Brooks New York Mets p 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1994 1977-1994 College Arizona State AZ rf-3b 6-0 200 R R 1956-09-24 Los Angeles,CA
1978 1 4 June-Reg Mike Morgan Oakland Athletics p 0.00 Yes MLB 1978-2002 1978-2002 HS Valley (Las Vegas,NV) NV p 6-2 220 R R 1959-10-08 Tulare,CA
1978 1 5 June-Reg Andy Hawkins   San Diego Padres p 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1991 1978-1992 HS Midway (Waco,TX) TX p 6-3 217 R R 1960-01-21 Waco,TX
1978 1 6 June-Reg Tito Nanni   Seattle Mariners of-1b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1985 HS Chestnut Hill Academy (Philadelphia,PA) PA of-1b 6-4 205 L L 1959-12-03 Philadelphia,PA
1978 1 7 June-Reg Bob Cummings San Francisco Giants c 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1986 HS Brother Rice (Chicago,IL) IL c 6-2 187 R R 1960-09-08 Chicago,IL
1978 1 8 June-Reg Nick Hernandez Milwaukee Brewers c 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1981 HS Hialeah (Hialeah,FL) FL c 6-4 211 R R 1960 Hialeah,FL
1978 1 9 June-Reg Glen Franklin Montreal Expos ss 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1984 College Chipola FL ss 5-11 175 L R 1958-03-06 St. Louis,MO
1978 1 10 June-Reg Phil Lansford Cleveland Baseball Team p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1981 HS Wilcox (Santa Clara,CA) CA p 6-2 195 R R 1959-12-05 Santa Clara,CA
1978 1 11 June-Reg Rod Boxberger Houston Astros p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1977-1983 College USC CA p 6-1 170 R R 1957-08-22 Santa Ana,CA
1978 1 12 June-Reg Kirk Gibson Detroit Tigers of 0.15 Yes MLB 1979-1995 1978-1995 College Michigan State MI of 6-3 215 L L 1957-05-28 Pontiac,MI
1978 1 13 June-Reg Bill Hayes Chicago Cubs c 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1980 1978-1987 College Indiana State IN c 6-0 195 R R 1957-10-24 Cheverly,MD
1978 1 14 June-Reg Tom Brunansky California Angels p 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1994 1978-1994 HS West Covina (West Covina,CA) CA of 6-4 216 R R 1960-08-20 Covina,CA
1978 1 15 June-Reg Bob Hicks St. Louis Cardinals 1b 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1984 HS Tate (Cantonment,FL) FL 1b 6-3 190 R R 1960-09-23 Pensacola,FL
1978 1 16 June-Reg Lenny Faedo Minnesota Twins ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1984 1978-1986 HS Thomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL) FL ss 6-0 170 R R 1960-05-13 Tampa,FL
1978 1 17 June-Reg Nick Esasky Cincinnati Reds p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1990 1978-1992 HS Carol City (Miami,FL) FL 1b-3b 6-3 205 R R 1960-02-24 Hialeah,FL
1978 1 18 June-Reg Rex Hudler   New York Yankees ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1984-1998 1978-1998 HS Bullard (Fresno,CA) CA 2b-lf 6-0 202 R R 1960-09-02 Tempe,AZ
1978 1 19 June-Reg Brad Garnett Pittsburgh Pirates 1b 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1982 HS DeSoto (DeSoto,TX) TX 1b 6-4 210 L L 1960 Desoto,TX
1978 1 20 June-Reg Tim Conroy   Oakland Athletics p 0.00 Yes MLB 1978-1987 1978-1989 HS Gateway (Monroeville,PA) PA p 5-11 185 L L 1960-04-03 McKeesport,PA
1978 1 21 June-Reg Jerry Aubin   Pittsburgh Pirates of 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1983 HS Dougherty Comprehensive (Albany,GA) GA of 6-1 190 R R 1960-07-11 Albany,GA
1978 1 22 June-Reg Robert Boyce   Baltimore Orioles 3b 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1982 HS Deer Park (Cincinnati,OH) OH 3b 6-1 180 R R 1960 Cincinnati,OH
1978 1 23 June-Reg Rip Rollins Philadelphia Phillies 1b 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1984 HS Alleghany (Sparta,NC) NC 1b 6-3 210 R R 1959-10-23 Dallas,TX
1978 1 24 June-Reg Matt Winters   New York Yankees of 0.00 Yes MLB 1989-1989 1978-1989 HS Williamsville (Williamsville,NY) NY rf 6-3 215 L R 1960-03-18 Buffalo,NY
1978 1 25 June-Reg Buddy Biancalana Kansas City Royals ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1987 1978-1988 HS Redwood (Larkspur,CA) CA ss-2b 5-11 160 B R 1960-02-02 Larkspur,CA
1978 1 26 June-Reg Brian Ryder New York Yankees p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1983 HS Shrewsbury (Shrewsbury,MA) MA p 6-6 175 R R 1960-02-13 Worcester,MA
26 record(s)