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1968 Los Angeles Dodgers Picks in the MLB June Draft-Secondary Phase
    Other Years: 1965 / 1966 / 1967 / 1968 / 1969 / 1970 / 1971

Drafted Players

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Year Rnd DT OvPck RdPck Tm Name Pos WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
1968 1 6sc 13 13 Dodgers Steve Garvey (minors) 3B 37.7 2332 8835 272 .294 .775 4Yr Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
1968 2 6sc 33 13 Dodgers Sandy Vance (minors) RHP 0.6 30 42 0 .167 .395 30 9 8 3.83 1.37 0 4Yr Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA)
1968 3 6sc 53 13 Dodgers Ron Cey (minors) 3B 53.5 2073 7162 316 .261 .799 4Yr Washington State University (Pullman, WA)
1968 4 6sc 73 13 Dodgers Bruce Kinder (minors) SS 4Yr Florida Southern College (Lakeland, FL)
1968 5 6sc 95 12 Dodgers Bill Seinsoth (minors) 1B 4Yr University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
1968 6 6sc 113 10 Dodgers Ellsworth Jones (minors) LHP 4Yr New York University (New York, NY)
1968 7 6sc 127 9 Dodgers Bob Randall (minors) SS 3.8 460 1325 1 .257 .621 4Yr Kansas State University (Manhattan, KS)

Montreal Expos, Seattle Pilots (Brewers), Royals, and Padres did not receive picks in the first three rounds of the draft.

7 matching player(s). 4 played in the majors (57%). Total of 95.6 WAR, or 23.9 per major leaguer.

DT Key

  • Blank - June Draft
  • 6sc - June Secondary
  • 6sa - June Secondary (normal, 1971 only)
  • 6sd - June Secondary (delayed, 1971 only)
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  • 1sc - January Secondary 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.