1983 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase, with a listed position of LHP

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1983 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase, with a listed position of LHP

Other Years: 1982 / 1983 / 1984

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 Name WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
198311rg7FrRnd7AstrosNRobert Vodvarka (minors)JCChaffey College (Rancho Cucamonga, CA)
198311rg13FrRnd13ExposYSteven Moran (minors)JCTriton College (River Grove, IL)
198321rg29FrRnd3MetsNJoe Kraemer (minors)-1.11910.000.00019016.911.880JCLower Columbia College (Longview, WA)
198321rg30FrRnd4RangersYMichael Soper (minors)
198331rg76FrRnd24AngelsNTed Kockenmeister (minors)JCMercer County Community College (West Windsor, NJ)
198341rg84FrRnd6AthleticsNJames Reschke (minors)JCImperial Valley College (Imperial, CA)
198341rg86FrRnd8MarinersNKen Altona (minors)JCBellevue Community College (Bellevue, WA)
198341rg88FrRnd10Blue JaysNJohn Baumgartner (minors)JCCounty College of Morris (Randolph, NJ)
198341rg91FrRnd13ExposNJoe Neely (minors)JCBacone College (Muskogee, OK)
198341rg95FrRnd17DodgersNMark Tindall (minors)JCSinclair Community College (Dayton, OH)
198341rg99FrRnd21PhilliesNBilly Jester (minors)JCSeminole Community College (Sanford, FL)
198341rg104FrRnd26BrewersNJohn Griswold (minors)JCMercer County Community College (West Windsor, NJ)
198351rg111FrRnd7AstrosNScott Marsh (minors)JCGolden West College (Huntington Beach, CA)
198361rg132FrRnd2TwinsYTroy Galloway (minors)JCModesto Junior College (Modesto, CA)
198361rg134FrRnd4RangersNBret Davis (minors)JCDeAnza College (Cupertino, CA)
198361rg136FrRnd6AthleticsYStevie Bowens (minors)JCCompton Community College (Compton, CA)
198361rg137FrRnd7AstrosNRandy Robinson (minors)JCMerced College (Merced, CA)
198361rg139FrRnd9PadresNDennis Cook (minors)10.74171102.264.63866564463.911.329JCAngelina College (Lufkin, TX)
198361rg145FrRnd15GiantsYBrian Wood (minors)JCLos Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, CA)
198361rg147FrRnd17DodgersYRandy Hamrick (minors)JCSpartanburg Methodist College (Spartanburg, SC)
198371rg167FrRnd11IndiansNJeff Kitchens (minors)JCGeorgia Perimeter College (Covington, GA)
198371rg168FrRnd12ExposYAnthony Nicometi (minors)
198371rg172FrRnd16White SoxNSteve Peters (minors)-1.25650.000.00056335.251.701JCSeminole Community College (Sanford, FL)
198371rg177FrRnd21CardinalsNMike Trapasso (minors)JCJefferson College (Hillsboro, MO)
198381rg185FrRnd5CubsNCarl Hamilton (minors)JCTriton College (River Grove, IL)
198381rg188FrRnd8Blue JaysNJohn Hegwood (minors)4YrUniversity of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
198381rg195FrRnd15White SoxNRobert Koopman (minors)JCWilliam Rainey Harper College (Palatine, IL)
198381rg203FrRnd23BrewersYTom Kleean (minors)JCPalm Beach Community College (Lake Worth, FL)
198391rg205FrRnd2TwinsNOctavio Marante (minors)JCMiami-Dade College (Miami, FL)
1983101rg227FrRnd2TwinsNEric Schou (minors)JCCollege of San Mateo (San Mateo, CA)
1983111rg254FrRnd8PiratesNRich Sauveur (minors)-0.41430.333.66734016.071.780JCState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton, FL)
1983111rg255FrRnd9IndiansNRobert Mortimer (minors)4YrFerrum College (Ferrum, VA)
1983121rg281FrRnd15OriolesNJerome Rothman (minors)JCIndian River Community College (Fort Pierce, FL)
1983131rg288FrRnd6PiratesNTerence Guzman (minors)4YrFerrum College (Ferrum, VA)
1983131rg289FrRnd7ExposNTim Swab (minors)JCNortheast Oklahoma A&M College (Miami, OK)

Other Years: 1982 / 1983 / 1984

35 matching player(s). 4 played in the majors (11%). Total of 8.0 WAR, or 2.0 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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