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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #1 |June-Sec Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Secondary Phase
Total players Drafted:
25
Major Leaguers:
6
Signed Players:
15
College Players:
23
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 June-Sec Jim Watkins Atlanta Braves of 0.00 No AA -- 1978-1981 College Florida FL of 6-0 175 L R 1957-10-07 Gary,IN
1978 1 2 June-Sec Craig Chamberlain Kansas City Royals p 0.00 Yes MLB 1979-1980 1978-1995 College Arizona AZ p 6-1 190 R R 1957-02-02 Hollywood,CA
1978 1 3 June-Sec Jim Tjader New York Mets if 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1981 College Iowa Western CC IA 2b 5-11 175 R R 1958-12-26 New Richmond,WI
1978 1 4 June-Sec Allen Wesolowski Milwaukee Brewers p 0.00 Yes A- -- 1978-1978 FA Indiana IN p 6-4 210 R R 1960 LaPorte,IN
1978 1 5 June-Sec Scott Fletcher Houston Astros ss 0.00 No MLB 1981-1995 1977-1995 College Valencia CC FL ss-2b 5-11 173 R R 1958-07-30 Fort Walton Beach,FL
1978 1 6 June-Sec Paul Homrig California Angels 1b 0.00 No College -- 1977-1980 FA California CA if 6-2 180 L L 1958 San Pedro,CA
1978 1 7 June-Sec Dann Bilardello Los Angeles Dodgers c 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1992 1978-1994 College Cabrillo College CA c 6-0 190 R R 1959-05-26 Santa Cruz,CA
1978 1 8 June-Sec Gerald Miller Seattle Mariners 1b-of 0.00 Yes A -- 1980-1982 College Des Moines Area CC IA 1b-of 6-3 195 R R 1959 --
1978 1 9 June-Sec 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 10 June-Sec Mike Richardt Texas Rangers 3b 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1984 1978-1988 College Fresno City CA 2b 6-0 170 R R 1958-05-24 Los Angeles,CA
1978 1 11 June-Sec Greg Pastors San Diego Padres ss 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1983 College Oklahoma State OK ss 6-0 180 R R 1957 Connellsville,PA
1978 1 12 June-Sec Pete Chapin Detroit Tigers p 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1983 College Fullerton College CA p 6-3 205 R R 1958-08-23 Fullerton,CA
1978 1 13 June-Sec Dave Grier Cleveland Baseball Team p 0.00 No AA -- 1979-1983 College Valencia CC FL p 6-0 175 R R 1958 Severna Park,MD
1978 1 14 June-Sec James McManus Chicago Cubs p 0.00 Yes A- -- 1979-1979 College Triton College IL p 6-1 180 R R 1958 --
1978 1 15 June-Sec Joe Housey New York Yankees p 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1985 College Miami Dade FL p 6-2 170 R R 1959-06-27 Miami,FL
1978 1 16 June-Sec Simon Glenn Toronto Blue Jays of 0.00 No College -- 1979-1980 College Blinn College TX of -- -- -- -- -- --
1978 1 17 June-Sec Kevin Darst San Francisco Giants if 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1978 College Solano CC (CA) CA 2b 5-10 170 R R 1958 Vallejo,CA
1978 1 18 June-Sec 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 19 June-Sec Jeff Orville St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1978-1978 College Santa Ana CA p 6-2 190 R R 1957 --
1978 1 20 June-Sec Marty Barrett Boston Red Sox 2b 0.00 No MLB 1982-1991 1979-1991 College Mesa CC AZ 2b 5-10 176 R R 1958-06-23 Arcadia,CA
1978 1 21 June-Sec Kendall Greene Philadelphia Phillies p 0.00 Yes -- -- -- College Santa Barbara City College CA p -- -- -- -- 1958 --
1978 1 22 June-Sec Juan Corey Baltimore Orioles c 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1979 College Miami Dade FL c 6-2 170 R R 1958-05-03 Isle of Pines,CU
1978 1 23 June-Sec Bill Waag Pittsburgh Pirates ss 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1982 College Lower Columbia CC WA ss 6-1 180 R R 1958-04-23 Bremerton,WA
1978 1 24 June-Sec Bruce Kastelic Minnesota Twins ss 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1982 College Ranger College TX ss 6-1 175 L R 1959 Tulsa,OK
1978 1 25 June-Sec Michael Kennedy Oakland Athletics ss 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1979 College Linn-Benton CC OR ss 6-0 170 B R 1958 --
25 record(s)