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1978 MLB Draft by Round

1978 MLB Draft by Round

Round #8 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
5
Signed Players:
19
College Players:
10
High School Players:
15
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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 8 183 June-Reg Jose Alvarez Atlanta Braves p 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1989 1977-1995 College Louisiana-Lafayette LA p 5-11 175 R R 1956-04-12 Tampa,FL
1978 8 184 June-Reg Brad Burger   Toronto Blue Jays p 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1980 HS North Boone (Poplar Grove,IL) IL p 6-1 185 L R 1960 Poplar Grove,IL
1978 8 185 June-Reg James Cooperider   New York Mets p 0.00 Yes A -- 1979-1981 HS Central Valley (Shasta Lake,CA) CA p 6-4 195 L L 1960 Shasta Lake,CA
1978 8 186 June-Reg Robert Adams   Oakland Athletics of 0.00 No -- -- -- HS Vernon-Verona-Sherrill (Verona,NY) NY of -- -- -- -- 1960 Verona,NY
1978 8 187 June-Reg Mike Parker San Diego Padres of 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1975-1979 College Michigan MI of 6-0 190 R R 1956 Toledo,OH
1978 8 188 June-Reg Lazoro Santin Seattle Mariners p 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1980 HS Rochester Adams (Rochester Hills,MI) MI p 6-1 187 B R 1960 Rochester Hills,MI
1978 8 189 June-Reg Alvin Davis San Francisco Giants 1b 0.00 No MLB 1984-1992 1982-1992 HS J.W North (Riverside,CA) CA 1b 6-1 195 L R 1960-09-09 Riverside,CA
1978 8 190 June-Reg Vine Pone Milwaukee Brewers 3b 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1978-1983 HS El Camino Real (Woodland Hills,CA) CA 3b 6-1 200 R R 1960 Woodland Hills,CA
1978 8 191 June-Reg David Perez Montreal Expos ss-2b 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1975-1979 College Stanford CA ss 6-0 175 R R -- San Mateo,CA
1978 8 192 June-Reg Eric Porter   Cleveland Baseball Team c 0.00 No A -- 1981-1982 HS Waseca (Waseca,MN) MN c 6-2 195 R R 1959 Waseca,MN
1978 8 193 June-Reg Larry Ashley Houston Astros -- 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1979-1979 HS Oakland (Oakland,CA) CA of 5-11 180 R R 1960-06-16 Oakland,CA
1978 8 194 June-Reg Ted Hutson   Detroit Tigers c 0.00 Yes A- -- 1978-1979 HS Miami East (Fletcher,OH) OH c 6-1 185 R R 1959 Fletcher,OH
1978 8 195 June-Reg Dave Klipstein   Chicago Cubs of 0.00 No AAA -- 1982-1988 HS Marshall (Milwaukee,WI) WI ss 6-0 183 R R 1960-06-20 Milwaukee,WI
1978 8 196 June-Reg Tim Wallach California Angels 1b 0.00 No MLB 1980-1996 1978-1996 College Cal State Fullerton CA 3b 6-3 200 R R 1957-09-14 Huntington Park,CA
1978 8 197 June-Reg Richard Budweg St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 No Rk -- 1979-1979 College Bloomsburg Pennslyvania PA p 5-11 190 L L 1957 --
1978 8 198 June-Reg Les Pearsey Minnesota Twins 2b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1975-1982 College Arizona AZ ss 6-3 190 R R 1956-01-31 Inglewood,CA
1978 8 199 June-Reg Charles McKinney Cincinnati Reds p 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1980 HS Badin (Hamilton,OH) OH p 6-0 185 R R 1960-07-03 Hamilton,OH
1978 8 200 June-Reg Ivan Mesa Chicago White Sox ss 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1984 HS Miami Springs (Miami Springs,FL) FL ss 6-1 175 R R 1961-05-04 Cienfuegos,CU
1978 8 201 June-Reg Donald Cline Pittsburgh Pirates p 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1979 FA Ohio OH p 6-5 220 R R 1957 Piqua,OH
1978 8 202 June-Reg Wayne Tolleson Texas Rangers ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1990 1978-1990 College Western Carolina NC ss-2b 5-9 160 B R 1955-09-22 Spartanburg,SC
1978 8 203 June-Reg Bill Swiacki Los Angeles Dodgers p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1982 College Amherst College MA p 6-7 220 R R 1956 Wallingford,CT
1978 8 204 June-Reg Scott Collins Baltimore Orioles 2b 0.00 No A- -- 1981-1981 HS Plymouth-Canton (Plymouth,MI) MI ss 5-10 168 R R 1960 Canton,OH
1978 8 205 June-Reg Mike Henson Philadelphia Phillies c 0.00 Yes A -- 1978-1979 HS San Mateo (San Mateo,CA) CA c 6-0 185 R R 1960 San Mateo,CA
1978 8 206 June-Reg Ken Young Boston Red Sox of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1981 College New Haven CT of 5-10 175 B R 1957-01-03 Amityville,NY
1978 8 207 June-Reg Jeff Cornell Kansas City Royals p 0.00 Yes MLB 1984-1984 1978-1986 College Missouri MO p 5-11 170 B R 1957-02-10 Kansas City,MO
1978 8 208 June-Reg Dan Plante New York Yankees c 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1984 HS Crespi Carmelite (Encino,CA) CA c 6-3 195 R R 1960-02-14 Culver City,CA
26 record(s)