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OvPck Tm Name From Team
1 Houston Colt .45's Eddie Bressoud IF San Francisco Giants
2 New York Mets Hobie Landrith C San Francisco Giants
3 Houston Colt .45's Bob Aspromonte iF Los Angeles Dodgers
4 New York Mets Elio Chacon IF Cincinnati Reds
5 Houston Colt .45's Bob Lillis IF St. Louis Cardinals
6 New York Mets Roger Craig P Los Angeles Dodgers
7 Houston Colt .45's Dick Drott P Chicago Cubs
8 New York Mets Gus Bell OF Cincinnati Reds
9 Houston Colt .45's Al Heist OF Chicago Cubs
10 New York Mets Joe Christopher OF Pittsburgh Pirates
11 Houston Colt .45's Roman Mejias OF Pittsburgh Pirates
12 New York Mets Felix Mantilla IF Milwaukee Braves
13 Houston Colt .45's George Williams IF Philadelphia Phillies
14 New York Mets Gil Hodges 1B Los Angeles Dodgers
15 Houston Colt .45's Jesse Hickman P Philadelphia Phillies
16 New York Mets Craig Anderson P St. Louis Cardinals
17 Houston Colt .45's Merritt Ranew C Milwaukee Braves
18 New York Mets Ray Daviault P San Francisco Giants
19 Houston Colt .45's Don Taussig OF St. Louis Cardinals
20 New York Mets John DeMerit OF Milwaukee Braves
21 Houston Colt .45's Bobby Shantz P Pittsburgh Pirates
22 New York Mets Al Jackson P Pittsburgh Pirates
23 Houston Colt .45's Norm Larker 1B Los Angeles Dodgers
24 New York Mets Sammy Drake IF Chicago Cubs
25 Houston Colt .45's Sam Jones P San Francisco Giants
26 New York Mets Chris Cannizzaro C St. Louis Cardinals
27 Houston Colt .45's Paul Roof P Milwaukee Braves
28 New York Mets Choo-Choo Coleman C Philadelphia Phillies
29 Houston Colt .45's Ken Johnson P Cincinnati Reds
30 New York Mets Ed Bouchee 1B Chicago Cubs
31 Houston Colt .45's Dick Gernert 1B Cincinnati Reds
32 New York Mets Bobby Smith OF Philadelphia Phillies
33 Houston Colt .45's Ed Olivares IF St. Louis Cardinals
34 New York Mets Sherman Jones P Cincinnati Reds
35 Houston Colt .45's Jim Umbricht P Pittsburgh Pirates
36 New York Mets Jim Hickman OF St. Louis Cardinals
37 Houston Colt .45's Jim Golden P Los Angeles Dodgers
38 Houston Colt .45's Joey Amalfitano IF San Francisco Giants
39 New York Mets Jay Hook P Cincinnati Reds
40 Houston Colt .45's Turk Farrell P Los Angeles Dodgers
41 New York Mets Bob Miller P St. Louis Cardinals
42 Houston Colt .45's Hal Smith C Pittsburgh Pirates
43 New York Mets Don Zimmer IF Chicago Cubs
44 Houston Colt .45's Al Spangler OF Milwaukee Braves
45 New York Mets Lee Walls IF/OF Philadelphia Phillies