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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #5 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
7
Signed Players:
22
College Players:
17
High School Players:
9
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year rnd ovl phase player name draft team pos signed hilvl mlbyears stat years source school dr reg pos ht wt ba th Born place
1978 5 105 June-Reg Michael Miller   Atlanta Braves ss Yes AAA -- 1978-1982 College Louisville KY ss 6-0 170 B R 1957-06-30 Louisville,KY
1978 5 106 June-Reg Dave Stieb Toronto Blue Jays of Yes MLB 1979-1998 1978-1998 College Southern Illinois IL p 6-1 195 R R 1957-07-22 Santa Ana,CA
1978 5 107 June-Reg Jeff Gossett New York Mets ss Yes A+ -- 1978-1979 College Eastern Illinois IL ss 6-3 190 B R 1957-01-25 Charleston,IL
1978 5 108 June-Reg Scott Meyer Oakland Athletics c Yes MLB 1978-1978 1978-2001 College Western Michigan MI c 6-1 195 R R 1957-08-19 Evergreen Park,IL
1978 5 109 June-Reg Floyd Chiffer San Diego Padres p Yes MLB 1982-1984 1977-1987 College UCLA CA p 6-2 185 R R 1956-04-20 Glen Cove,NY
1978 5 110 June-Reg Werner Lajszky   Seattle Mariners c Yes A+ -- 1978-1984 HS Mater Christi (Astoria,NY) NY c 6-1 180 R R 1960-11-10 Astoria,NY
1978 5 111 June-Reg Jeff Ransom San Francisco Giants c Yes MLB 1981-1983 1978-1988 HS Berkeley (Berkeley,CA) CA c 5-11 185 R R 1960-11-11 Fresno,CA
1978 5 112 June-Reg Tim Cook Milwaukee Brewers p Yes AAA -- 1978-1984 College Newberry SC p 6-0 170 R R 1957 Charleston,SC
1978 5 113 June-Reg Steve Morrison Montreal Expos 3b Yes AA -- 1976-1980 College South Alabama AL 3b 6-2 180 L R 1957-10-04 Farmington,MI
1978 5 114 June-Reg John Asbell   Cleveland Baseball Team p Yes A -- 1978-1985 HS Southwest Magnet (Macon,GA) GA p 6-1 195 R R 1959 Macon,GA
1978 5 115 June-Reg Doug Stokke Houston Astros ss Yes AAA -- 1977-1980 College USC CA ss 6-0 188 R R 1956-03-22 Milwaukee,WI
1978 5 116 June-Reg Marty Castillo Detroit Tigers 3b Yes MLB 1981-1985 1978-1986 College Chapman CA 3b-c 6-1 190 R R 1957-01-16 Long Beach,CA
1978 5 117 June-Reg Jon Perlman Chicago Cubs p No MLB 1985-1988 1979-1988 College Baylor TX p 6-3 185 L R 1956-12-13 Dallas,TX
1978 5 118 June-Reg Rick Foley California Angels p Yes AAA -- 1978-1985 College Santa Clara CA p 6-2 200 R R 1956-05-06 San Jose,CA
1978 5 119 June-Reg Glenn Jones   St. Louis Cardinals of No AAA -- 1979-1984 HS Frankfort (Frankfort,KY) KY of 6-0 175 R R 1960-12-15 Frankfort,KY
1978 5 120 June-Reg Frank Vilorio Minnesota Twins ss Yes AAA -- 1977-1983 College Cal State Fullerton CA ss 5-10 165 R R 1955-10-03 La Habana,CU
1978 5 121 June-Reg Jeff Lahti Cincinnati Reds p Yes MLB 1982-1986 1978-1986 College Portland State OR p 6-0 180 R R 1956-10-08 Oregon City,OR
1978 5 122 June-Reg Dennis Keating   Chicago White Sox of Yes AA -- 1979-1980 HS Marin Catholic (Kentfield,CA) CA of 6-2 180 R R 1960 San Rafael,CA
1978 5 123 June-Reg Robert Davis Pittsburgh Pirates p Yes A+ -- 1978-1979 College Utah UT p 6-8 215 R R 1956 --
1978 5 124 June-Reg Eric Shellenbeck Texas Rangers of No -- -- -- HS Barrington (Barrington,IL) IL of -- -- R R 1960 Barrington,IL
1978 5 125 June-Reg John Robbins   Los Angeles Dodgers of Yes A+ -- 1978-1980 HS Lockhart (Lockhart,SC) SC of 5-11 165 L R 1958-06-01 Sharon,SC
1978 5 126 June-Reg Tony Herron   Baltimore Orioles p No AAA -- 1980-1985 HS Sanger (Sanger,CA) CA p 6-3 200 L L 1960-03-07 Sanger,CA
1978 5 127 June-Reg Darren Burroughs   Philadelphia Phillies p Yes AAA -- 1979-1988 HS Vinita (Langley,OK) OK p 6-2 165 L L 1960-04-23 Oklahoma City,OK
1978 5 128 June-Reg Del Bender Boston Red Sox of-if Yes A+ -- 1977-1979 College Mississippi State MS of 6-1 205 R R 1956-10-17 Oconomowoc,WI
1978 5 129 June-Reg David Hogg Kansas City Royals c Yes AAA -- 1978-1982 College Northwestern IL c 6-1 195 R R 1957-01-30 --
1978 5 130 June-Reg Pete Khoury New York Yankees of Yes A+ -- 1976-1980 College Eckerd College FL of 6-0 196 R R 1957-04-11 Fall River,MA
26 record(s)