1969 Chicago Cubs Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft

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1969 Chicago Cubs Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft

Other Years: 1966 / 1967 / 1968 / 1969 / 1970 / 1971 / 1972

Drafted Players

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Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck RdPck Tm Signed Name Pos WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
196911616CubsYRoger Metzger (minors)SS3.4121942015.231.5844YrSt. Edward's University (Austin, TX)
196924016CubsYLarry Gura (minors)LHP21.7405330.091.234403126973.761.28144YrArizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
196936416CubsYGary James (minors)LHPHSChannel Islands HS (Oxnard, CA)
196948816CubsYJim Davis (minors)1BHSMcKinley HS (Canton, OH)
1969511216CubsYDan Corder (minors)RHPHSEl Cajon Valley HS (El Cajon, CA)
1969613616CubsNKevin Kooyman (minors)CHSSt. Mary's HS (Stockton, CA)
1969716016CubsYJames Brunette (minors)3B4YrLewis University (Romeoville, IL)
1969818416CubsYRobert White (minors)OFHSFort Cherry HS (Hickory, PA)
1969920816CubsNEdwin McLarty (minors)1B4YrUniversity of Mississippi (Oxford, MS)
19691023216CubsYJim Todd (minors)RHP0.1270170.059.11427025234.231.53244YrMillersville University of Pennsylvania (Millersville, PA)
19691125616CubsNRobert Crain (minors)SSHSMuir HS (Altadena, CA)
19691228016CubsYBill North (minors)OF26.71169390020.261.6884YrCentral Washington University (Ellensburg, WA)
19691330416CubsNCurtis Zimmerman (minors)1BHSDe La Salle HS (New Orleans, LA)
19691432816CubsNDan Hansen (minors)SSHSWestern HS (Buena Park, CA)
19691535216CubsYSteven Eckert (minors)RHPHSMoline HS (Moline, IL)
19691637616CubsNJay Smith (minors)RHPHSBoca Ciega HS (Treasure Island, FL)
19691740016CubsYArthur Ganious (minors)1B4YrSouthern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA)
19691842416CubsYThomas Hulderman (minors)OFHSMonongah HS (Carolina, WV)
19691944816CubsNSteve Kemnitzer (minors)OFHSKlamath Union HS (Klamath Falls, OR)
19692047216CubsYRufus Holton (minors)OFJCSt. Johns River Community College (Palatka, FL)
19692149616CubsYGary Canepa (minors)RHPHSLodi HS (Lodi, CA)
19692252016CubsNDave Oliver (minors)2B0.37220.318.854HSFranklin HS (Stockton, CA)
19692354416CubsYHorace Porter (minors)2B4YrPfeiffer University (Misenheimer, NC)
19692456816CubsYJames Johnson (minors)3B4YrCalifornia State University Chico (Chico, CA)
19692559216CubsYRalph Pipes (minors)RHPHSFresno HS (Fresno, CA)
19692661515CubsNCarlos Suarez (minors)LHPHSMiami Beach HS (Miami Beach, FL)
19692763815CubsNVernon Benson (minors)LHPHSEast Rowan HS (Salisbury, NC)
19692866115CubsNAndrew Nelson (minors)RHPHSEverett HS (Everett, WA)
19692968415CubsYRichard Bennett (minors)RHPHSEast Meadow HS (Long Island, NY)
19693070614CubsYMichael Derr (minors)SS4YrMansfield University of Pennsylvania (Mansfield, PA)
19693172814CubsNGary Ghidinelli (minors)CHSSanta Cruz HS (Santa Cruz, CA)
19693274913CubsNCarl Shumaker (minors)OFJCSeminole Community College (Sanford, FL)
19693377013CubsYPat Bourque (minors)OF0.820140512.215.6684YrCollege of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)
19693479113CubsYWilliam Mansfield (minors)RHP4YrJacksonville University (Jacksonville, FL)
19693581012CubsYPhilip Reser (minors)OF4YrUniversity of Idaho (Moscow, ID)
19693682711CubsNTom Rosa (minors)SSHSCoral Park HS (Miami, FL)
1969378429CubsNRichard Gold (minors)2B4YrFlorida State University (Tallahassee, FL)
1969388579CubsYArthur Oordt (minors)1B4YrWestmar University (Le Mars, IA)

Other Years: 1966 / 1967 / 1968 / 1969 / 1970 / 1971 / 1972

38 matching player(s). 6 played in the majors (15%). Total of 53.0 WAR, or 8.8 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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