1980 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of LHP

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1980 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of LHP

Other Years: 1979 / 1980 / 1981

Drafted Players

  • Links to minor league stats are incomplete and may not indicate a player signing
Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck FrRnd RdPck Tm Signed Bonus Name WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
198011sc2FrRnd2DodgersYRicky Wright (minors)0.72280.125.37555334.301.5804YrUniversity of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)
198011sc17FrRnd17TigersYJohn Moller (minors)
198011sc18FrRnd18PhilliesNJames Harris (minors)HSThomas Jefferson HS (Brooklyn, NY)
198011sc26FrRnd26IndiansYMark Roberts (minors)JCGeorgia Perimeter College (Covington, GA)
198021sc27FrRnd1Red SoxUnkGus Burgess (minors)JCPalm Beach Community College (Lake Worth, FL)
198021sc29FrRnd3White SoxNDerek Tatsuno (minors)4YrUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa (Honolulu, HI)
198021sc36FrRnd10PadresNRandy Newman (minors)JCCypress College (Cypress, CA)
198021sc38FrRnd12BravesNDaniel McFadden (minors)JCSpartanburg Methodist College (Spartanburg, SC)
198021sc43FrRnd17PhilliesYSteve True (minors)JCSeminole Community College (Sanford, FL)
198021sc48FrRnd22RangersNDavid McDonald (minors)4YrPennsylvania State University (State College, PA)
198021sc49FrRnd23IndiansYCharles Hollowell (minors)JCHillsborough Community College (Tampa, FL)
198031sc51FrRnd2RoyalsNMark Hoffman (minors)JCChabot College (Hayward, CA)
198031sc54FrRnd5TwinsNDaniel Casey (minors)
198031sc55FrRnd6OriolesNChuck Tomaselli (minors)JCState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton, FL)

Other Years: 1979 / 1980 / 1981

14 matching player(s). 1 played in the majors (7%). Total of 0.7 WAR, or 0.7 per major leaguer.

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  • 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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