1946 Rule V Draft

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The major league 1946 Rule V Draft was held November 1. 20 players were drafted by major league teams at a total cost of $184,000. Additionally, AAA clubs selected 14 players for $71,500 total, AA clubs selected 7 players for $21,500 total, A clubs selected 12 players for $28,300 total, B clubs selected 38 players for $36,200 total and C clubs selected 17 players for $12,000 total.

Rule V Draft Major league Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Philadelphia A's Ferris Fain 1st baseman San Francisco Seals San Francisco
Philadelphia A's Richard Adams 1st baseman Sacramento Solons Sacramento
Philadelphia A's Edmund Mutryn Catcher Oklahoma City Indians Cleveland Indians
Cleveland Indians Gus Zernial Outfielder Atlanta Crackers Atlanta
Cleveland Indians Lester Willis Pitcher Memphis Chicks Memphis
Cleveland Indians Lyman Linde Pitcher Milwaukee Brewers Chicago White Sox
Chicago White Sox Loyd Christopher Outfielder Los Angeles Angels Chicago Cubs
Chicago White Sox Robert Gillespie Pitcher Dallas Rebels Detroit Tigers
Chicago White Sox Earl Harrist Pitcher Syracuse Chiefs Cincinnati Reds
Chicago White Sox Peter Gebrian Pitcher Indianapolis Indians Boston Braves
New York Yankees Clifford Mapes Outfielder Baltimore Orioles Cleveland Indians
Boston Red Sox Michael Rocco 1st baseman Los Angeles Angels Chicago Cubs
St. Louis Browns Glen Moulder Pitcher Montreal Royals Brooklyn Dodgers
St. Louis Browns Frank Zak Shortstop Kansas City Blues New York Yankees
Cincinnati Reds Virgil Stallcup Shortstop Louisville Colonels Boston Red Sox
New York Giants Jack Lohrke Shortstop San Diego Padres San Diego
New York Giants Al White Outfielder Toledo Mud Hens St. Louis Browns
Pittsburgh Pirates Kenneth Holcombe Pitcher Newark Bears New York Yankees
Boston Braves Daniel Murtaugh 2nd baseman Rochester Red Wings St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals William Sinram 3rd baseman Sunbury Yankees New York Yankees


Rule V Draft AAA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Columbus Red Birds George Copeland Pitcher Wilmington Blue Rocks Philadelphia Phillies
Columbus Red Birds Jack Crimian Pitcher Wilmington Blue Rocks Philadelphia Phillies
Columbus Red Birds Ted Wendt Pitcher Tulsa Oilers Chicago Cubs
Columbus Red Birds Roger McKee 1st baseman Utica Blue Sox Philadelphia Phillies
Indianapolis Indians Jodie Howington Pitcher Sanford Celeryfeds Sanford
Milwaukee Brewers William Sanders Outfielder Utica Blue Sox Philadelphia Phillies
Jersey City Giants Hal Quick Shortstop Nashville Vols Chicago Cubs
Newark Bears Bill Rodgers Outfielder/1st baseman Albany Senators Pittsburgh Pirates
Rochester Red Wings Bill Reeder Pitcher Shreveport Sports Chicago White Sox
Rochester Red Wings Larry Ciaffone Outfielder Mobile Bears Brooklyn Dodgers
Rochester Red Wings Paul Varner Infielder Macon Peaches Chicago Cubs
Hollywood Stars Fritz Romple Pitcher Wilkes-Barre Barons Cleveland Indians
Hollywood Stars Clair Strommen Pitcher Decatur Commodores St. Louis Cardinals
San Francisco Seals Ray Orteig Infielder Scranton Miners Scranton


Rule V Draft AA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Mobile Bears Wayne Reside Outfielder Trenton Giants New York Giants
Nashville Vols Jesse Cumby Infielder Newport News Dodgers Brooklyn Dodgers
Dallas Rebels Conk Meriwether P/OF Lufkin Foresters Lufkin
Fort Worth Cats Pete Kousagan Outfielder Norfolk Tars New York Yankees
Fort Worth Cats Reg Clarkson Outfielder Vancouver Capilanos Boston Braves
Houston Buffaloes Grady Wilson Infielder Lynn Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Tulsa Oilers William Braam Pitcher Greenville Spinners Brooklyn Dodgers

Rule V Draft A Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Elmira Pioneers Clyde McAllister Catcher Anderson A's New York Giants
Elmira Pioneers Walter Doherty Pitcher Dover Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Elmira Pioneers Gary Rutkay Infielder Trenton Giants New York Giants
Wilkes-Barre Barons Ralph Atkins 1st Baseman Lynn Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Columbia Reds Ramon McLeod Catcher Davenport Cubs Chicago Cubs
Columbus Cardinals Charles Deal Pitcher Lynn Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Columbus Cardinals Robert Mohr Outfielder Lancaster Red Roses Philadelphia A's
Columbus Cardinals Tom Poholsky Pitcher Roanoke Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Columbus Cardinals Raymond Guard Pitcher Evansville Braves Boston Braves
Macon Peaches Bill Washburn Pitcher Harrisburg Senators Cleveland Indians
Macon Peaches William Murray Pitcher Terre Haute Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
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Rule V Draft B Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Allentown Cardinals Edward Midura Outfielder Watertown Athletics Watertown
Allentown Cardinals Frank Hecklinger 1B/OF Visalia Cubs Chicago Cubs
Allentown Cardinals Gerald Baker Pitcher Pittsburg Browns St. Louis Browns
Allentown Cardinals Robert McLean Infielder Auburn Cayugas Auburn
Allentown Cardinals Gerald Murray Infielder Granby Red Sox Granby
Harrisburg Senators Knowles Piercey Pitcher Santa Barbara Dodgers Brooklyn Dodgers
Harrisburg Senators Richard Kinaman Catcher Santa Barbara Dodgers Brooklyn Dodgers
Harrisburg Senators Donald Lisinski Pitcher Eau Claire Bears Eau Claire
Harrisburg Senators William Rook Pitcher Superior Blues Chicago White Sox
Harrisburg Senators Henry Geifzu Infielder Ft. Smith Giants New York Giants
Lancaster Red Roses Arnold Yost Outfielder Danville Leafs New York Giants
Lancaster Red Roses Walter Hobson Outfielder Leaksville-Draper-Spray Triplets Leaksville-Draper-Spray
Lynchburg Cardinals Donald Phelps Infielder Watertown Athletics Watertown
Lynchburg Cardinals Nick Pole 1st Baseman Schenectady Blue Jays Philadelphia Phillies
Lynchburg Cardinals Sam DiBlasi Infielder Durham Bulls Durham
Lynchburg Cardinals Frank Garcia Infielder Leaksville-Draper-Spray Triplets Leaksville-Draper-Spray
Lynchburg Cardinals John Stone Pitcher Henderson Oilers Henderson
Lynchburg Cardinals Leonard Baker Pitcher Dover Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Newport News Dodgers Anthony Sierzega Pitcher Americus Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Norfolk Tars John Boryk Infielder Oneonta Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Portsmouth Cubs Francis Powell Infielder Durham Bulls Durham
Portsmouth Cubs Vernon Shetler 1st Baseman New Bern Bears New Bern
Portsmouth Cubs Robert Kennington Pitcher DeLand Red Hats DeLand
Portsmouth Cubs John Pavlich Catcher DeLand Red Hats DeLand
Portsmouth Cubs Edward Bauer Infielder Wilson Tobs Wilson
Montgomery Rebels Virgil Richardson 1st Baseman Pampa Oilers Pampa
Vicksburg Billies Leslie Floyd Infielder Greenville Majors Greenville
Vicksburg Billies Dave Sarver 1st Baseman Abbeville Athletics Abbeville
Vicksburg Billies William McCulloch Outfielder New Iberia Cardinals Boston Red Sox
Decatur Commodores Elwood Clear Infielder Bakersfield Indians Cleveland Indians
Decatur Commodores Clifford Barker Catcher Boise Pilots Boise
Decatur Commodores William Stenger Infielder Boise Pilots Boise
Decatur Commodores Edward Sheehan Infielder Twin Falls Cowboys New York Yankees
Springfield Browns Ralph Mullen Infielder Oneonta Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Springfield Browns Anthony Pirrello Outfielder Schenectady Blue Jays Philadelphia Phillies
Waterloo White Hawks William Behie Outfielder Butler Yankees New York Yankees
Waterloo White Hawks Gerard Scala Outfielder Erie Sailors New York Giants
Asheville Tourists Ray Hickernell 1st Baseman Pittsfield Electrics Cleveland Indians

Rule V Draft C Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Visalia Cubs Robert Palantino Pitcher Americus Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Visalia Cubs John Hoffman Pitcher Batavia Clippers Cleveland Indians
Pittsfield Electrics Jack Trench Catcher Janesville Bears Chicago Cubs
Durham Bulls Malcolm Stevens Outfielder Houma Indians Houma
Durham Bulls James Harris? LaGrange Troupers LaGrange
Texarkana Bears Irving Clement 3rd Baseman Abbeville Athletics Abbeville
Texarkana Bears Anthony DiBartolo Catcher Natchez Giants New York Giants
Lakeland Pilots Joe Maseda Pitcher Leesburg Anglers Leesburg
Ogden Reds John Moore? Elizabethton Betsy Cubs Chicago Cubs
Ogden Reds Laddie Paul Catcher Galax Leafs Galax
St. Joseph Cardinals Christopher Haughey Pitcher Cambridge Dodgers Brooklyn Dodgers
St. Joseph Cardinals Michael Conroy Infielder Houma Indians Houma
St. Joseph Cardinals Charles Bechtel Pitcher Americus Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
St. Joseph Cardinals Woodrow Bottoms Infielder Newnan Brownies Newnan
St. Joseph Cardinals Edward Ott Outfielder Zanesville Dodgers Brooklyn Dodgers


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