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1979 MLB Draft by Round

1979 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:
20
College Players:
13
High School Players:
13
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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
1979 5 105 June-Reg Mark Cahill   Seattle Mariners p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1984 HS Cranston East (Cranston,RI) RI p 6-1 185 R R 1960-12-25 Cranston,RI
1979 5 106 June-Reg Gary Hardie New York Mets ss 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1980 College Georgia Tech GA ss 5-11 185 R R 1958 Milledgeville,GA
1979 5 107 June-Reg Keith Walker Toronto Blue Jays p-of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1977-1983 College Texas TX p 6-2 185 L L 1957-10-01 Arlington,TX
1979 5 108 June-Reg Bob Luzon Atlanta Braves p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1985 HS Westlake (Thornwood,NY) NY p 6-1 170 R R 1960-08-05 Flushing,NY
1979 5 109 June-Reg Ronn Reynolds Oakland Athletics c 0.00 No MLB 1982-1990 1979-1990 College Arkansas AR c 6-0 200 R R 1958-09-28 Wichita,KS
1979 5 110 June-Reg Mark Roberts St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 No A- -- 1980-1980 HS Myers Park (Charlotte,NC) NC p 6-1 175 L L 1961 Charlotte,NC
1979 5 111 June-Reg Ed Brennan   Cleveland Baseball Team of 0.00 No Rk -- 1982-1982 HS Sweet Home (Sweet Home,OR) OR ss 6-2 215 R R 1961-01-12 Sweet Home,OR
1979 5 112 June-Reg Mark Strucher Houston Astros 1b-c 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1987 College Georgia Southern GA 1b-c 6-1 185 R R 1958-03-15 Eustis,FL
1979 5 113 June-Reg Dom Fucci Chicago White Sox 1b 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1976-1983 College Auburn AL 1b-of 6-3 195 L L 1957-04-29 Lexington,KY
1979 5 114 June-Reg Jim Auten Montreal Expos of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1984 College UCLA CA of 6-1 200 R R 1957-11-09 Los Angeles,CA
1979 5 115 June-Reg Bob Konopa Minnesota Twins p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1985 HS Bedford (Bedford,OH) OH p 6-1 180 R L 1961-08-08 Garfield Heights,OH
1979 5 116 June-Reg Steve Gehrke Chicago Cubs p 0.00 No Rk -- 1983-1983 HS Murray (Murray,UT) UT p 6-0 185 R R 1961 Murray,UT
1979 5 117 June-Reg Jon Driver Detroit Tigers c 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1979-1980 HS Shelby County (Shelbyville,KY) KY c 6-2 190 R R 1961 Shelbyville,KY
1979 5 118 June-Reg Mark Thurmond San Diego Padres p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1990 1976-1991 College Texas A&M TX p 6-0 193 L L 1956-09-12 Houston,TX
1979 5 119 June-Reg Pat Keedy California Angels 2b 0.00 Yes MLB 1985-1989 1977-1989 College Auburn AL 3b-lf 6-4 205 R R 1958-01-10 Birmingham,AL
1979 5 120 June-Reg Conner McGehee   Pittsburgh Pirates of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1984 HS Douglas Freeman (Richmond,VA) VA of 5-11 180 L L 1961 Richmond,VA
1979 5 121 June-Reg Mark Gammage   Texas Rangers p 0.00 No A -- 1979-1982 HS Osborn (Detroit,MI) MI p 5-11 185 R R 1960-09-10 Detroit,MI
1979 5 122 June-Reg Louis Burmester San Francisco Giants p 0.00 No -- -- -- HS Herricks (New Hyde Park,NY) NY p 6-1 175 R R 1961-11-26 New Hyde Park,NY
1979 5 123 June-Reg Allan Ramirez Baltimore Orioles p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1983 1978-1985 College Rice TX p 5-10 180 R R 1957-05-01 Victoria,TX
1979 5 124 June-Reg Herbert Bennett   Philadelphia Phillies p 0.00 Yes A- -- 1979-1980 HS Riverdale (Fort Myers,FL) FL p 6-6 220 R R 1961 Fort Myers,FL
1979 5 125 June-Reg Mickey Palmer Kansas City Royals p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1977-1982 College Cal State Fullerton CA p 6-1 185 B L 1958 West Covina,CA
1979 5 126 June-Reg Jeff Russell   Cincinnati Reds p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1996 1980-1996 HS Wyoming (Cincinnati,OH) OH p 6-3 210 R R 1961-09-02 Cincinnati,OH
1979 5 127 June-Reg Andy Beene Milwaukee Brewers p 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1984 1979-1985 College Baylor TX p 6-3 205 R R 1956-10-13 Freeport,TX
1979 5 128 June-Reg Terry Sutcliffe Los Angeles Dodgers p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1977-1981 College Kansas KS p 6-1 175 R R 1958-02-21 Independence,MO
1979 5 129 June-Reg Greg Gagne New York Yankees ss 0.00 Yes MLB 1983-1997 1979-1997 HS Somerset Berkley Regional (Somerset,MA) MA ss 5-11 177 R R 1961-11-12 Fall River,MA
1979 5 130 June-Reg Jim Watkins Boston Red Sox of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1978-1981 College Florida FL of 6-0 175 L R 1957-10-07 Gary,IN
26 record(s)