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2nd Round of the 1972 MLB June Amateur Draft
    Other Rounds:1971 2nd / 1972 1st / 1972 2nd / 1972 3rd / 1973 2nd

Drafted Players

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1972225FrRnd1PadresMike Allen (minors)RHPHSMarple Newtown HS (Newtown Square, PA)
1972226FrRnd2IndiansBob Grossman (minors)RHP4YrUniversity of Maryland (College Park, MD)
1972227FrRnd3PhilliesTom Underwood (minors)LHP10.53801540.117.29937986873.891.4018HSKokomo HS (Kokomo, IN)
1972228FrRnd4RangersRon Pruitt (minors)C-0.134179512.269.7054YrMichigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
1972229FrRnd5ExposEllis Valentine (minors)C17.08943166123.278.773HSCrenshaw HS (Los Angeles, CA)
1972230FrRnd6BrewersJerry Mantlo (minors)C4YrArizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
1972231FrRnd7RedsRandy Wallace (minors)3BHSEnglewood Senior HS (Jacksonville, FL)
1972232FrRnd8TwinsClay Westlake (minors)CHSLoara HS (Anaheim, CA)
1972233FrRnd9AstrosStan Floyd (minors)CHSGeorge Wythe HS (Richmond, VA)
1972234FrRnd10AngelsBruce Bochte (minors)1B19.315385233100.282.7564YrSanta Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
1972235FrRnd11BravesGeorge Lusic (minors)RHPHSSan Pedro HS (San Pedro, CA)
1972236FrRnd12White SoxCleo Kilpatrick (minors)OFHSBooker T. Washington HS (Tulsa, OK)
1972237FrRnd13MetsCraig Skoglund (minors)OFHSClairemont HS (San Diego, CA)
1972238FrRnd14YankeesKen Clay (minors)RHP-1.21110011110244.681.503HSE. C. Glass HS (Lynchburg, VA)
1972239FrRnd15CubsClifford Hall (minors)OFHSTamalpais HS (Mill Valley, CA)
1972240FrRnd16Red SoxSteve Dillard (minors)SS-1.3438101313.243.6374YrUniversity of Mississippi (Oxford, MS)
1972241FrRnd17DodgersCleo Smith (minors)1BHSElls HS (Richmond, CA)
1972242FrRnd18RoyalsDennis Leonard (minors)RHP26.3313003121441063.701.2614YrIona College (New Rochelle, NY)
1972243FrRnd19GiantsBob Knepper (minors)LHP22.14498406.137.3744451461553.681.331HSCalistoga HS (Calistoga, CA)
1972244FrRnd20TigersJohn Valle (minors)3BHSHoly Cross HS (Flushing, NY)
1972245FrRnd21CardinalsGary Blackwell (minors)SSHSBen C. Rains HS (Mobile, AL)
1972246FrRnd22AthleticsGarret Strong (minors)OFHSFontana HS (Fontana, CA)
1972247FrRnd23PiratesJohn Candelaria (minors)LHP42.46035961.174.4566001771223.331.1829HSLaSalle Academy (Brooklyn, NY)
1972248FrRnd24OriolesJohn O'Rear (minors)SSHSTarrant HS (Birmingham, AL)

24 matching player(s). 9 played in the majors (37%). Total of 135.0 WAR, or 15.0 per major leaguer.

DT Key

  • Blank - June Draft
  • 6sc - June Secondary
  • 6sa - June Secondary (normal, 1971 only)
  • 6sd - June Secondary (delayed, 1971 only)
  • 1rg - January Draft
  • 1sc - January Secondary Draft
  • 8lg - August Legion Draft
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    The 1965 draft had a major league and AAA section (rounds 1-3), a AA section (4-7) and A-ball sections (8+). Each team had one pick in rounds 1-7 (MLB, AAA, and AA picks). Starting with the 8th round teams received a pick for each A-ball team in their system in the reverse order of the affiliate finishes. Franchises that shared affiliates, alternated the picks round-by-round. This means that a franchise will have multiple picks in a "round". For presentation reasons here, we have re-labeled the rounds to be the number of the selection made by this franchise. This means that the Twins' 10th round pick could come after the Mets' 12th round pick.