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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #3 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
11
Signed Players:
23
College Players:
16
High School Players:
10
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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 3 53 June-Reg Steve Bedrosian Atlanta Braves p 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1995 1978-1995 College New Haven CT p 6-3 205 R R 1957-12-06 Methuen,MA
1978 3 54 June-Reg Mike Cullen   Toronto Blue Jays p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1985 HS Columbus (Columbus,WI) WI p 6-2 195 R R 1960-03-21 Columbus,WI
1978 3 55 June-Reg Brian Giles New York Mets 2b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1990 1978-1998 HS Kearny (San Diego,CA) CA 2b-ss 6-1 165 R R 1960-04-27 Manhattan,KS
1978 3 56 June-Reg Bob Grandas Oakland Athletics of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1983 College Central Michigan MI ss 6-1 190 R R 1957-04-04 Flint,MI
1978 3 57 June-Reg George Stablein San Diego Padres p 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1980 1978-1983 College Cal State Dominguez Hills CA p 6-4 185 R R 1957-10-29 Inglewood,CA
1978 3 58 June-Reg Rob Simond Seattle Mariners p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1982 College Southern Illinois IL p 6-1 180 L L 1957-01-26 Chicago,IL
1978 3 59 June-Reg David Wiggins San Francisco Giants p-of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1982 HS Seminole (Sanford,FL) FL of 6-1 180 L R 1959-05-25 Sanford,FL
1978 3 60 June-Reg Rickey Keeton Milwaukee Brewers p 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1981 1976-1985 College Southern Illinois IL p 6-2 190 R R 1957-03-18 Cincinnati,OH
1978 3 61 June-Reg Steve Michael Montreal Expos of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1984 College Arizona State AZ 1b 6-2 205 L L 1957 Tempe,AZ
1978 3 62 June-Reg Michael Taylor Cleveland Baseball Team of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1982 College Columbia State CC TN of 6-1 170 L R 1959-02-21 Lexington,KY
1978 3 63 June-Reg John Hessler Houston Astros p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1981 College Tulsa OK p 6-3 200 B R 1957-06-03 Kansas City,MO
1978 3 64 June-Reg Fran Mullins Detroit Tigers ss 0.00 No MLB 1980-1986 1979-1986 College Santa Clara CA 3b-ss 6-0 180 R R 1957-05-14 Oakland,CA
1978 3 65 June-Reg Bubba Kizer Chicago Cubs ss 0.00 Yes A -- 1976-1979 College Georgia GA ss 5-11 165 R R 1956-09-27 Atlanta,GA
1978 3 66 June-Reg Dave Engle California Angels 3b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1989 1977-1991 College USC CA c-of 6-3 216 R R 1956-11-30 San Diego,CA
1978 3 67 June-Reg Mike Moore St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 No MLB 1982-1995 1980-1995 HS Hydro-Eakly (Eakly,OK) OK p 6-4 205 R R 1959-11-26 Eakly,OK
1978 3 68 June-Reg Dave Leeper Minnesota Twins of 0.00 No MLB 1984-1985 1979-1988 HS Villa Park (Orange,CA) CA of 5-11 170 L L 1959-10-30 Santa Ana,CA
1978 3 69 June-Reg Esky Viltz Cincinnati Reds of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1982 HS Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks,CA) CA of 5-10 150 B R 1960-03-06 Sherman Oaks,CA
1978 3 70 June-Reg Britt Burns Chicago White Sox p 0.00 Yes MLB 1978-1985 1978-1990 HS Huffman (Birmingham,AL) AL p 6-5 218 L L 1959-06-08 Houston,TX
1978 3 71 June-Reg Pat Rubino Pittsburgh Pirates c 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1979 College San Diego State CA c 6-0 210 R R 1957-08-06 Encino,CA
1978 3 72 June-Reg David Crutcher Texas Rangers p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1981 College Arizona AZ p 6-2 185 R R 1957-10-21 Woodland,CA
1978 3 73 June-Reg Augie Ruiz Los Angeles Dodgers p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1984 College Miami FL p 6-1 190 L L 1957-02-12 Honolulu,HI
1978 3 74 June-Reg Bobby Bonner Baltimore Orioles ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1980-1983 1975-1984 College Texas A&M TX ss 6-0 185 R R 1956-08-12 Uvalde,TX
1978 3 75 June-Reg Dean Martinez Philadelphia Phillies p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1980 HS Pueblo East (Pueblo,CO) CO p -- -- R R 1960-01-08 Pueblo,CO
1978 3 76 June-Reg Mike Maitland   Chicago White Sox p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1984 HS Monsignor Edward Pace (Miami,FL) FL p 6-1 165 L L 1959-11-17 Miami,FL
1978 3 77 June-Reg Mark Ryal   Kansas City Royals of-p 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1990 1978-1992 HS Henryetta (Henryetta,OK) OK of 6-1 185 L L 1960-04-28 Henryetta,OK
1978 3 78 June-Reg Mark Johnston New York Yankees of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1976-1984 College South Alabama AL of 6-0 180 L R 1957-02-10 Mount Clemens,MI
26 record(s)