1972 Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft, with a listed position of LHP

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1972 Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft, with a listed position of LHP

Other Years:1971 / 1972 / 1973

Drafted Players

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Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck FrRnd RdPck Tm Signed Name WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
1972114FrRnd14YankeesYScott McGregor (minors)20.4357003561381083.991.295HSEl Segundo HS (El Segundo, CA)
1972115FrRnd15CubsYBrian Vernoy (minors)HSLa Quinta HS (Westminster, CA)
1972227FrRnd3PhilliesYTom Underwood (minors)10.53801540.117.29937986873.891.4018HSKokomo HS (Kokomo, IN)
1972243FrRnd19GiantsYBob Knepper (minors)22.14498406.137.3744451461553.681.331HSCalistoga HS (Calistoga, CA)
1972247FrRnd23PiratesYJohn Candelaria (minors)42.46035961.174.4566001771223.331.1829HSLaSalle Academy (Brooklyn, NY)
1972360FrRnd12White SoxNGene Stohs (minors)4YrUniversity of Nebraska at Lincoln (Lincoln, NE)
1972371FrRnd23PiratesNJohn Poloni (minors)-0.12002106.431.290HSLutheran West HS (Detroit, MI)
1972372FrRnd24OriolesYVernon Benson (minors)4YrPfeiffer University (Misenheimer, NC)
1972479FrRnd7RedsYKeith Joseph (minors)HSSkyline HS (Salt Lake City, UT)
1972597FrRnd1PadresYRandy Jones (minors)18.13195990.132.3073051001233.421.2524YrChapman University (Orange, CA)
19725100FrRnd4RangersNRich Wortham (minors)-0.584008421234.891.521HSOdessa HS (Odessa, TX)
19725108FrRnd12White SoxYTom King (minors)HSLaPorte HS (LaPorte, IN)
19725113FrRnd17DodgersYMitchell Bobinger (minors)HSChico HS (Chico, CA)
19725116FrRnd20TigersYJames Murray (minors)HSSt. Mary's Preparatory School (Orchard Lake Village, MI)
19726126FrRnd6BrewersYTom Deidel (minors)HSMullen HS (Denver, CO)
19726135FrRnd15CubsYBuddy Schultz (minors)1.3169250.120.4141681593.681.33124YrMiami University of Ohio (Oxford, OH)
19726140FrRnd20TigersNJeffrey Potter (minors)HSLincoln HS (Elwood City, PA)
19727147FrRnd3PhilliesYQuency Hill (minors)HSBryan Adams HS (Dallas, TX)
19727149FrRnd5ExposNThomas Wise (minors)HSBayonne HS (Bayonne, NJ)
19727165FrRnd21CardinalsYRoy Scott (minors)HSHardaway HS (Columbus, GA)
19729199FrRnd7RedsNJames Petersen (minors)HSWaupun Senior HS (Waupun, WI)
197210229FrRnd13MetsYGary Perritt (minors)HSHanford HS (Hanford, CA)
197211242FrRnd2IndiansYKen Kirchner (minors)HSRichmond Heights HS (Richmond Heights, OH)
197211243FrRnd3PhilliesYEddie Grime (minors)HSArchbold HS (Archbold, OH)
197211250FrRnd10AngelsYKevin Thiel (minors)HSMarion HS (Marion, WI)
197211251FrRnd11BravesNJan Ehemann (minors)HSGlen Este HS (Batavia, OH)
197211255FrRnd15CubsYPeter Dresser (minors)4YrUniversity of New Hampshire (Durham, NH)
197211262FrRnd22AthleticsNDonald Saulnier (minors)HSWaltham HS (Waltham, MA)
197212265FrRnd1PadresYRusty Gerhardt (minors)-0.72360.167.33323217.071.7114YrClemson University (Clemson, SC)
197212275FrRnd11BravesYKenneth Alfred (minors)4YrNicholls State University (Thibodaux, LA)
197212276FrRnd12White SoxNGary Parks (minors)HSNoblesville HS (Noblesville, IN)
197212288FrRnd24OriolesYGregory Patterson (minors)HSRoyal HS (Simi Valley, CA)
197213295FrRnd7RedsYKelly Phipps (minors)HSYuma HS (Yuma, AZ)
197213296FrRnd8TwinsNPete Falcone (minors)8.93254161.149.34032570904.071.437HSLafayette HS (Brooklyn, NY)
197213302FrRnd14YankeesYAlfred Alwurm (minors)HSGlendale HS (Glendale, CA)
197213308FrRnd20TigersYJohn Larkin (minors)4YrSyracuse University (Syracuse, NY)
197213312FrRnd24OriolesYHenry Holmes (minors)4YrBelmont Abbey College (Belmont, NC)
197214321FrRnd9AstrosYJim Crawford (minors)-2.6181300.267.66718115284.401.53134YrArizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
197214322FrRnd10AngelsYJohn Stoffel (minors)4YrUniversity of Wisconsin at Madison (Madison, WI)
197214325FrRnd13MetsYJeff Grose (minors)HSColonia HS (Iselin, NJ)
197214330FrRnd18RoyalsYJeff Grossick (minors)HSMonominee HS (Monominee, MI)
197214336FrRnd24OriolesNRick Honeycutt (minors)22.38011820.132.3587971091433.721.3138HSLakeview HS (Fort Oglethorpe, GA)
197215339FrRnd3PhilliesYWilliam Dennis (minors)HSHavre de Grace HS (Havre de Grace, MD)
197215351FrRnd15CubsYGary Young (minors)4YrTexas Wesleyan University (Fort Worth, TX)
197215353FrRnd17DodgersNJason Thompson (minors)24.814184802208.261.804HSApple Valley HS (Apple Valley, CA)
197215355FrRnd19GiantsYSteve Greenough (minors)4YrUniversity of Oregon (Eugene, OR)
197215357FrRnd21CardinalsYMike Proffitt (minors)4YrMississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)
197215359FrRnd23PiratesYMichael Gipaya (minors)HSSt. Louis HS (Honolulu, HI)
197216362FrRnd2IndiansNGeorge Gospodinoff (minors)HSNorte Vista HS (Riverside, CA)
197216383FrRnd23PiratesYWilliam Estes (minors)
197217387FrRnd3PhilliesYBilly Beverly (minors)HSGeorgiana HS (Georgiana, AL)
197217388FrRnd4RangersNDonnelly Douglas (minors)4YrAmherst College (Amherst, MA)
197217389FrRnd5ExposNMark Mercer (minors)-0.27007014.701.832HSWest HS (Minneapolis, MN)
197217390FrRnd6BrewersYMark Young (minors)HSRoswell HS (Roswell, NM)
197217396FrRnd12White SoxYTate Easton (minors)4YrBirmingham-Southern College (Birmingham, AL)
197217397FrRnd13MetsYGeorge Marshall (minors)HSNorthwest Cabarrus HS (Concord, NC)
197218427FrRnd19GiantsYThomas O'Donnell (minors)HSArroyo HS (El Monte, CA)
197219443FrRnd11BravesNJames Yaeger (minors)HSNorthwest Classen HS (Oklahoma City, OK)
197219447FrRnd15CubsYJames Conroy (minors)4YrPennsylvania State University (State College, PA)
197220457FrRnd1IndiansNDavid Mandell (minors)HSMaumee HS (Maumee, OH)
197220459FrRnd3RangersNDennis Thornbury (minors)JCPalomar College (San Marcos, CA)
197220479FrRnd23OriolesYMike Willis (minors)1.6144001447214.591.47154YrVanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
197221480FrRnd1IndiansYBrian Dingess (minors)HSGarden Grove HS (Garden Grove, CA)
197221483FrRnd4ExposNScott Mackey (minors)HSMarengo HS (Marengo, IL)
197221487FrRnd8AstrosYThomas Changnon (minors)4YrStanford University (Palo Alto, CA)
197221498FrRnd19TigersYFrederick Winner (minors)4YrLycoming College (Williamsport, PA)
197221501FrRnd22PiratesYAlan Albert (minors)HSClear Spring HS (Clear Spring, MD)
197221502FrRnd23OriolesNKenneth Califano (minors)JCCommunity College of Baltimore County, Essex Campus (Essex, MD)
197222518FrRnd16DodgersNRichard Jacobs (minors)4YrUniversity of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)
197222521FrRnd19TigersNStephen Bartolin (minors)4YrYoungstown State University (Youngstown, OH)
197224569FrRnd22OriolesNLarry Pike (minors)JCSt. Petersburg College (St. Petersburg, FL)
197226603FrRnd13DodgersNBuff White (minors)HSFolsom HS (Folsom, CA)
197226609FrRnd19PiratesYPaul Burton (minors)4YrVillanova University (Villanova, PA)
197227623FrRnd13TigersYGeorge Cappuzzello (minors)0.53510.000.00035123.231.301HSUrsuline Catholic HS (Girard, OH)
197227627FrRnd17OriolesNJohn Riehs (minors)HSLa Grange HS (La Grange, TX)
197229645FrRnd2RangersNBrian Herosian (minors)4YrUniversity of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
197229646FrRnd3ExposNLawrence Groover (minors)JCTemple College (Temple, TX)
197229647FrRnd4RedsNSteve Nichols (minors)4YrJacksonville University (Jacksonville, FL)
197230669FrRnd11TigersNCharles Morrison (minors)HSParkview HS (Springfield, MO)
197230671FrRnd13AthleticsYDennis Root (minors)4YrCalifornia Polytechnic State University, Pomona (Pomona, CA)
197230672FrRnd14PiratesYLarry Snowden (minors)HSMonroe County HS (Monroeville, AL)
197231677FrRnd4TwinsNCarlos Moreno (minors)HSLennox HS (Lennox, CA)
197231683FrRnd10TigersYRichard McDonagh (minors)HSWalter Whitman HS (Huntington Station, NY)
197233711FrRnd11PiratesNStan Boskovich (minors)HSAlbert Aallatin HS (Masontown, PA)
197234715FrRnd3TwinsYGary Martin (minors)HSAlpaugh HS (Alpaugh, CA)
197234716FrRnd4MetsNMichael Hasley (minors)HSOakdale HS (Oakdale, CA)
197234717FrRnd5DodgersNJeff Chandler (minors)HSDavis HS (Davis, CA)
197235725FrRnd3TwinsNTerry Ryan (minors)HSParker HS (Janesville, WI)
197235727FrRnd5DodgersNCraig Minetto (minors)-0.8550055175.401.611HSAmos Alonzo Stagg HS (Stockton, CA)
197238754FrRnd3DodgersNBob Shirley (minors)9.34342630.110.27443467943.821.3818HSPutnam City HS (Oklahoma City, OK)
197239760FrRnd2MetsNCharles Steffen (minors)HSJefferson HS (Rochester, NY)
197239761FrRnd3DodgersNTimothy Lewis (minors)HSGermantown Academy HS (Norristown, PA)
197239762FrRnd4GiantsNRick Burley (minors)JCSan Jacinto College (Pasadena, TX)
197239764FrRnd6PiratesNJerome Yankrick (minors)HSGreater Latrobe HS (Latrobe, PA)
197240771FrRnd6OriolesNRick Peterson (minors)HSMount Lebanon HS (Mount Lebanon, PA)
197244786FrRnd2MetsYTimothy Juran (minors)4YrValparaiso University (Valparaiso, IN)

Other Years:1971 / 1972 / 1973

96 matching player(s). 18 played in the majors (18%). Total of 177.3 WAR, or 9.9 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.

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