1978 Rule V Draft

From BR Bullpen

The major league 1978 Rule V Draft was held December 4 in Orlando, FL. 7 players were drafted by major league teams at a cost of $25,000 each. The [[[AAA]] and AA draft was held December 5.

Rule V Draft Major league Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
New York Mets Rogers (Bobby) Brown Outfielder Tacoma Yankees New York Yankees
Toronto Blue Jays Bob Davis Catcher Hawaii Islanders San Diego Padres
Montreal Expos Ken Macha IF/OF Columbus Clippers Pittsburgh Pirates
Detroit Tigers Lynn Jones Outfielder Indianapolis Indians Cincinnati Reds
San Francisco Giants William Venable Outfielder Albuquerque Dukes Los Angeles Dodgers
Toronto Blue Jays Ted Wilborn Outfielder Tacoma Yankees New York Yankees
Detroit Tigers Dave Machemer Infielder Salt Lake City Gulls California Angels

* Draft picks are listed in order of selection.

Rule V Draft

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