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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #2 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
12
Signed Players:
24
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 2 27 June-Reg Matt Sinatro   Atlanta Braves c 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1992 1978-1992 HS Conard (West Hartford,CT) CT c 5-9 175 R R 1960-03-22 West Hartford,CT
1978 2 28 June-Reg Tim Thompson   Toronto Blue Jays 1b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1985 HS Winter Park (Winter Park,FL) FL 1b 6-3 195 L L 1960-01-24 Winter Park,FL
1978 2 29 June-Reg Larry Sheets   Baltimore Orioles of 0.00 Yes MLB 1984-1993 1978-1993 HS Robert E. Lee (Staunton,VA) VA lf-rf 6-4 210 L R 1959-12-06 Staunton,VA
1978 2 30 June-Reg Keith Atherton   Oakland Athletics p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1989 1978-1989 HS Mathews (Mathews,VA) VA p 6-4 200 R R 1959-02-19 Mathews,VA
1978 2 31 June-Reg David White   Chicago White Sox 3b 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1980 HS Valdosta (Valdosta,GA) GA 3b 6-0 195 R R 1960-10-01 Hahira,GA
1978 2 32 June-Reg Dave Valle Seattle Mariners c 0.00 Yes MLB 1984-1996 1978-1997 HS Holy Cross (Flushing,NY) NY c 6-2 200 R R 1960-10-30 Bayside,NY
1978 2 33 June-Reg Steve Raine   San Francisco Giants p 0.00 No AA -- 1980-1982 HS North Salinas (Salinas,CA) CA p 6-2 187 R R 1960-07-06 Salinas,CA
1978 2 34 June-Reg Rich Naumann   Seattle Mariners p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1981 HS Bay (Bay Village,OH) OH p 6-2 190 L L 1960 Bay Village,OH
1978 2 35 June-Reg Eddie Hook   Baltimore Orioles p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1982 HS Point Loma (San Diego,CA) CA p 6-2 185 R R 1960-01-17 Santa Monica,CA
1978 2 36 June-Reg Chris Bando Cleveland Baseball Team of 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1989 1977-1989 College Arizona State AZ c 6-0 195 B R 1956-02-04 Cleveland,OH
1978 2 37 June-Reg Danny Heep Houston Astros of-p 0.00 Yes MLB 1979-1991 1978-1991 College St. Mary's TX of-1b 5-11 177 L L 1957-07-03 San Antonio,TX
1978 2 38 June-Reg Craig Johnson Detroit Tigers of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1980 College UCLA CA of 6-4 210 R R 1957-11-06 Walnut Creek,CA
1978 2 39 June-Reg Mel Hall   Chicago Cubs of 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1996 1978-2002 HS Port Byron (Port Byron,NY) NY lf-of 6-1 185 L L 1960-09-16 Lyons,NY
1978 2 40 June-Reg Doug Gwosdz   San Diego Padres c 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1984 1978-1989 HS Madison (Houston,TX) TX c 5-11 185 R R 1960-06-20 Houston,TX
1978 2 41 June-Reg David Kable St. Louis Cardinals 1b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1986 HS West (Columbus,OH) OH 1b 6-4 210 L L 1960-01-15 Columbus,OH
1978 2 42 June-Reg Mike Riley   Minnesota Twins p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1996 HS Agawam (Agawam,MA) MA p 6-7 177 R R 1960-05-24 Agawam,MA
1978 2 43 June-Reg Dave Van Gorder Cincinnati Reds of 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1987 1977-1987 College USC CA c 6-2 205 R R 1957-03-27 Los Angeles,CA
1978 2 44 June-Reg Buck Belue Chicago White Sox of 0.00 No AA -- 1979-1983 HS Valdosta (Valdosta,GA) GA of 6-1 190 R R 1959-12-22 Valdosta,GA
1978 2 45 June-Reg Brad Palmer Pittsburgh Pirates p 0.00 Yes A -- 1980-1981 HS Escondido (Escondido,CA) CA p 6-2 192 L L 1960 Escondido,CA
1978 2 46 June-Reg Amos Lewis   Texas Rangers p-if 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1982 HS Astronaut (Titusville,FL) FL p-if 6-3 185 R R 1960-08-14 Mims,FL
1978 2 47 June-Reg Clay Smith Los Angeles Dodgers ss 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1981 HS Northwest Classen (Oklahoma City,OK) OK ss 6-0 178 L R 1960-08-31 Oklahoma City,OK
1978 2 48 June-Reg Cal Ripken   Baltimore Orioles 3b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-2001 1978-2001 HS Aberdeen (Aberdeen,MD) MD ss-3b 6-4 220 R R 1960-08-24 Havre de Grace,MD
1978 2 49 June-Reg Anthony McGill Philadelphia Phillies of 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1980 HS Jones (Houston,TX) TX of 6-2 172 R R 1958 Houston,TX
1978 2 50 June-Reg Cecil Whitehead   Baltimore Orioles of 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1979 College Valdosta State GA c 6-0 185 R R 1956 Valdosta,GA
1978 2 51 June-Reg Darryl Motley   Kansas City Royals of 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1987 1978-2002 HS Grant (Portland,OR) OR of 5-9 196 R R 1960-01-21 Muskogee,OK
1978 2 52 June-Reg Steve Balboni New York Yankees 1b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1993 1976-1993 College Eckerd College FL 1b 6-3 235 R R 1957-01-16 Brockton,MA
26 record(s)