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1979 MLB Draft by Round

1979 MLB Draft by Round

Round #6 |June-Reg Phase

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year:
Phase Name:
June Regular Phase
Total players Drafted:
26
Major Leaguers:
6
Signed Players:
21
College Players:
11
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
1979 6 131 June-Reg Kevin King   Seattle Mariners of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1988 HS Chief Sealth (Seattle,WA) WA of 6-3 215 B L 1960-12-14 Seattle,WA
1979 6 132 June-Reg Ron Gardenhire New York Mets if 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1985 1978-1987 College Texas TX ss 6-0 180 R R 1957-10-24 Butzbach,GE
1979 6 133 June-Reg Robert Tackitt Toronto Blue Jays p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1980-1981 HS Mount Diablo (Concord,CA) CA p 5-11 190 R R 1961 Concord,CA
1979 6 134 June-Reg Mike Payne   Atlanta Braves p 0.00 Yes MLB 1984-1984 1979-1987 HS Williston (Williston,FL) FL p 5-11 165 R R 1961-11-15 Woonsocket,RI
1979 6 135 June-Reg Oscar Burnett   Oakland Athletics of-3b 0.00 Yes A- -- 1979-1980 HS Moravia Central (Moravia,NY) NY of-3b 6-1 180 R R 1961 Moravia,NY
1979 6 136 June-Reg Robert Brooks St. Louis Cardinals p 0.00 Yes A -- 1979-1981 College Ithaca College NY p 6-3 198 R R 1958 --
1979 6 137 June-Reg Dave Landrith Cleveland Baseball Team c 0.00 No A -- 1983-1984 HS Homestead (Cupertino,CA) CA c 5-11 175 R R 1961 Sunnyvale,CA
1979 6 138 June-Reg Bill Doran Houston Astros if 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1993 1977-1993 College Miami OH 2b 5-11 175 B R 1958-05-28 Cincinnati,OH
1979 6 139 June-Reg Chuck Johnson Chicago White Sox p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1984 College Iowa IA p 6-3 200 -- R 1957-12-22 --
1979 6 140 June-Reg Wallace Johnson Montreal Expos 2b 0.00 Yes MLB 1981-1990 1977-1990 College Indiana State IN 1b-2b 5-11 173 B R 1956-12-25 Gary,IN
1979 6 141 June-Reg Rich Shefte Minnesota Twins ss 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1979-1979 College Nebraska at Omaha NE ss 6-2 190 R R 1956 --
1979 6 142 June-Reg Michael Buckley Chicago Cubs ss 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1980-1982 HS Lakewood (Lakewood,CA) CA ss 6-4 176 R R 1961-03-25 Lakewood,CA
1979 6 143 June-Reg David Arnold Detroit Tigers ss 0.00 No -- -- -- HS La Habra (La Habra,CA) CA ss -- -- -- -- 1961 --
1979 6 144 June-Reg Harold Reynolds San Diego Padres ss 0.00 No MLB 1983-1994 1981-1995 HS Corvallis (Corvallis,OR) OR 2b 5-11 165 B R 1960-11-26 Eugene,OR
1979 6 145 June-Reg Jackie Skaggs California Angels p 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1981 College William Carey MS p 6-7 205 R R 1958 --
1979 6 146 June-Reg Craig Fitzpatrick   Pittsburgh Pirates p 0.00 No -- -- -- HS Fatima (Westphalia,MO) MO p -- -- -- -- 1964 Westphalia,MO
1979 6 147 June-Reg Shelton McMath Texas Rangers of 0.00 Yes AA -- 1976-1980 College Texas A&M TX of 6-2 190 R R 1957-01-18 Houston,TX
1979 6 148 June-Reg James Dunn San Francisco Giants 2b-p 0.00 Yes AA -- 1979-1982 College Portland State OR 2b-p 5-10 165 R R 1958-11-05 --
1979 6 149 June-Reg Julian Gonzalez Baltimore Orioles p 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1985 HS Tampa Catholic (Tampa,FL) FL p 6-3 155 R R 1960-05-13 Tampa,FL
1979 6 150 June-Reg Trent Purcell Philadelphia Phillies of 0.00 Yes A- -- 1979-1981 HS Trotwood-Madison (Trotwood,OH) OH of 6-1 185 L R 1961 Trotwood,OH
1979 6 151 June-Reg Kenneth Pour Kansas City Royals p 0.00 Yes Rk -- 1979-1980 HS New Athens (New Athens,IL) IL p 6-2 185 R R 1961 New Athens,IL
1979 6 152 June-Reg Ron Little   Cincinnati Reds of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1979-1985 HS Asheboro (Asheboro,NC) NC of 6-2 185 L L 1961-02-08 Asheboro,NC
1979 6 153 June-Reg Karl McKay Milwaukee Brewers p-of 0.00 Yes A+ -- 1979-1982 HS Lafayette (Wildwood,MO) MO p-of 6-2 180 R R 1961-06-04 Ballwin,MO
1979 6 154 June-Reg Dale Holman Los Angeles Dodgers of 0.00 Yes AAA -- 1978-1987 College Louisiana Tech LA of-1b 6-2 188 L R 1958-10-25 Monroe,LA
1979 6 155 June-Reg Stefan Wever New York Yankees p 0.00 Yes MLB 1982-1982 1977-1985 College UC Santa Barbara CA p 6-8 245 R R 1958-04-22 Marburg,GE
1979 6 156 June-Reg Rick Thompson   Boston Red Sox ss 0.00 No A+ -- 1982-1983 HS Glen Oak (Canton,OH) OH ss 6-1 165 R R 1960-09-17 Canton,OH
26 record(s)