1989 Rule V Draft

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The major league 1989 Rule V Draft was held December 4 in Nashville, TN. 18 players were drafted by major league teams at a cost of $50,000 each. The minor league portion of the draft was held December 5.

Rule V Draft Major league Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Detroit Tigers Steve Wapnick Pitcher Syracuse Chiefs Toronto Blue Jays
Philadelphia Phillies Sil Campusano Outfielder Syracuse Chiefs Toronto Blue Jays
Cleveland Indians Doug Robertson Pitcher Phoenix Firebirds San Francisco Giants
Cincinnati Reds Tim Layana Pitcher Columbus Clippers New York Yankees
Minnesota Twins Shane Mack Outfielder Las Vegas Stars San Diego Padres
Montreal Expos Bill Sampen Pitcher Buffalo Bisons Pittsburgh Pirates
Texas Rangers Ramon Manon Pitcher Columbus Clippers New York Yankees
Houston Astros Francis Hernandez Pitcher Syracuse Chiefs Toronto Blue Jays
New York Mets Brad Knackert Pitcher Vancouver Canadians Chicago White Sox
Baltimore Orioles Marty Brown Infielder Nashville Sounds Cincinnati Reds
San Diego Padres Mike Dunne Pitcher Calgary Cannons Seattle Mariners
San Francisco Giants Jose Alvarez Pitcher Richmond Braves Atlanta Braves
Kansas City Royals Bill Wilkinson Pitcher Buffalo Bisons Pittsburgh Pirates
Oakland A's Reggie Harris Pitcher Pawtucket Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Detroit Tigers Johnny Paredes Infielder Indianapolis Indians Montreal Expos
Philadelphia Phillies Dave Hollins Infielder Las Vegas Stars San Diego Padres
Houston Astros Bill Brennan Pitcher Albuquerque Dukes Los Angeles Dodgers
San Francisco Giants Chuck Jackson Infielder Tucson Toros Houston Astros


Rule V Draft AAA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Tucson Toros Albert Hall Outfielder Harrisburg Senators Pittsburgh Pirates
Oklahoma City 89ers Gary Green Shortstop Wichita Wranglers San Diego Padres
Edmonton Trappers Larry Melton Pitcher Harrisburg Senators Pittsburgh Pirates
Denver Zephyrs Trinidad Vargas Shortstop Memphis Chicks Kansas City Royals
Calgary Cannons Ed Vande Berg Pitcher Charlotte Knights Chicago Cubs
Portland Beavers Reed Olmstead 1st baseman Reading Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Nashville Sounds Mel Rosario Catcher Albany-Colonie Yankees New York Yankees
Vancouver Canadians Jeff Fassero Pitcher Arkansas Travelers St. Louis Cardinals
Tidewater Tides Jimmy Kelly Shortstop Knoxville Blue Jays Toronto Blue Jays
Omaha Royals Francisco Garcia Outfielder Arkansas Travelers St. Louis Cardinals
Richmond Braves Lee Johnson Pitcher Birmingham Barons Chicago White Sox
Buffalo Bisons Tim Hines Catcher Jackson Mets New York Mets
Tacoma Tigers Sam Chavez Pitcher Birmingham Barons Chicago White Sox
Syracuse Chiefs Blaine Rudolph Pitcher London Tigers Detroit Tigers
Indianapolis Indians Bob Malloy Pitcher Tulsa Drillers Texas Rangers
Colorado Springs Sky Sox Matt Gilmore Shortstop St. Catharines Blue Jays Toronto Blue Jays
Albuquerque Dukes Mike Christopher Pitcher Albany-Colonie Yankees New York Yankees
Tucson Toros James Foster Shortstop El Paso Diablos Milwaukee Brewers
Calgary Cannons Shane Letterio Shortstop Chattanooga Lookouts Cincinnati Reds
Vancouver Canadians Moose Marris Pitcher Albany-Colonie Yankees New York Yankees
Tidewater Tides Mark Thomas OF/3B Harrisburg Senators Pittsburgh Pirates
Buffalo Bisons Gordon Dillard Pitcher Reading Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Syracuse Chiefs Pete Blohm Pitcher Harrisburg Senators Pittsburgh Pirates
Indianapolis Indians Brian Wilkinson Pitcher Williamsport Bills Seattle Mariners
Colorado Springs Sky Sox Tommy Kurczewski Pitcher Lakeland Tigers Detroit Tigers
Albuquerque Dukes Ken Burroughs Pitcher Birmingham Barons Chicago White Sox
Tucson Toros Matt Rambo Pitcher Reading Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Vancouver Canadians Victor Garcia Pitcher Albany-Colonie Yankees New York Yankees
Tidewater Tides Jarrod Parker Pitcher Greenville Braves Atlanta Braves
Buffalo Bisons Jim Czajkowski Pitcher Greenville Braves Atlanta Braves
Syracuse Chiefs Chris Rauth Pitcher Jackson Mets New York Mets
Indianapolis Indians John Wenrick Pitcher Jackson Mets New York Mets
Colorado Springs Sky Sox Chris Pinder Pitcher Hagerstown Suns Baltimore Orioles
Tucson Toros Ken Luckham Pitcher San Antonio Missions Los Angeles Dodgers
Syracuse Chiefs Mike Loynd Pitcher Columbus Mudcats Houston Astros

Rule V Draft AA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
San Antonio Missions Jimmy Terrill Pitcher San Jose Giants San Francisco Giants
Jackson Mets Brian Davis Outfielder South Bend White Sox Chicago White Sox
Williamsport Bills Dominic Pierce 3rd baseman Gastonia Rangers Texas Rangers
Knoxville Blue Jays Mike Maksudian Outfielder Miami Miracle Miami
Midland Angels Steve King Pitcher Boise Hawks Boise
Columbus Mudcats Ted Eldredge Pitcher San Bernardino Spirit Seattle Mariners
Canton-Akron Indians Kelvin Shephard Outfielder Rockford Expos Montreal Expos
Birmingham Barons Mike Gibbons Pitcher Rockford Expos Montreal Expos
Williamsport Bills Isaiah Clark 3rd baseman Riverside Red Wave San Diego Padres
Columbus Mudcats Gabriel Rodriguez Pitcher Fort Lauderdale Yankees New York Yankees
Canton-Akron Indians Paulino Tena 3rd baseman Butte Copper Kings Texas Rangers
Williamsport Bills Ron Mullins Pitcher Cedar Rapids Reds Cincinnati Reds
Canton-Akron Indians Eddie Zambrano Outfielder Winter Haven Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Williamsport Bills Fernando Figueroa Pitcher Miami Miracle Miami


* Draft picks are listed in order of selection.

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