1972 Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft, with a listed position of SS

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1972 Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft, with a listed position of SS

Other Years: 1971 / 1972 / 1973

Drafted Players

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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
197212FrRnd2IndiansY$57,500Rick Manning (minors)11.71555524856.257.658HSLaSalle HS (Niagara Falls, NY)
1972116FrRnd16Red SoxY$45,000Joel Bishop (minors)HSMcClatchy HS (Sacramento, CA)
1972117FrRnd17DodgersY$30,000John Harbin (minors)4YrNewberry College (Newberry, SC)
1972118FrRnd18RoyalsY$78,000Jamie Quirk (minors)0.7984226643.240.645HSSt. Paul HS (Santa Fe Springs, CA)
1972120FrRnd20TigersY$48,000Jerry Manuel (minors)-0.6961273.150.498HSCordova HS (Rancho Cordova, CA)
1972122FrRnd22AthleticsY$20,000Chet Lemon (minors)55.619886868215.273.797HSFremont HS (Los Angeles, CA)
1972123FrRnd23PiratesY$50,500Dwayne Peltier (minors)HSServite HS (Anaheim, CA)
1972240FrRnd16Red SoxYSteve Dillard (minors)-1.4438101313.243.6374YrUniversity of Mississippi (Oxford, MS)
1972245FrRnd21CardinalsYGary Blackwell (minors)HSBen C. Rain HS (Mobile, AL)
1972248FrRnd24OriolesYJohn O'Rear (minors)HSTarrant HS (Birmingham, AL)
1972349FrRnd1PadresYGary Walls (minors)HSBirmingham HS (Birmingham, AL)
1972357FrRnd9AstrosYLonnie Newland (minors)HSHobbs HS (Hobbs, NM)
1972476FrRnd4RangersYBrian Doyle (minors)-1.21101991.161.392HSCaverna HS (Horse Cave, KY)
1972482FrRnd10AngelsYDave Machemer (minors)-0.229481.229.6354YrCentral Michigan University (Mount Pleasant, MI)
1972486FrRnd14YankeesYMickey Klutts (minors)0.219953614.241.660HSEl Rancho HS (Pico Rivera, CA)
19725110FrRnd14YankeesYDarryl Jones (minors)0.018470.255.6904YrWestminster College (New Wilmington, PA)
19725117FrRnd21CardinalsYRick Hetherington (minors)HSFresno HS (Fresno, CA)
19726127FrRnd7RedsYMike Staffieri (minors)4YrBrigham Young University (Provo, UT)
19726128FrRnd8TwinsYDoug Clarey (minors)0.0941.2501.250HSHomestead HS (Cupertino, CA)
19726139FrRnd19GiantsNJames Crosta (minors)HSUnion HS (Union, NJ)
19726141FrRnd21CardinalsYTommy Washington (minors)HSSnyder HS (Snyder, TX)
19727156FrRnd12White SoxYEric Thomas (minors)HSWest End HS (Birmingham, AL)
19727159FrRnd15CubsYStan Buky (minors)HSAvondale HS (Avondale Estates, GA)
19727161FrRnd17DodgersNJames Fleming (minors)HSSt. Peter's HS (New Brunswick, NJ)
19727167FrRnd23PiratesYWillie Randolph (minors)65.92202801854.276.724HSSamuel J. Tilden HS (Brooklyn, NY)
19728171FrRnd3PhilliesNWayne Krenchicki (minors)3.7550106315.266.689HSEwing HS (Ewing, NJ)
19728176FrRnd8TwinsNWilliam Cowens (minors)HSCentennial HS (Compton, CA)
19728177FrRnd9AstrosNWayne Williams (minors)HSAbilene HS (Abilene, TX)
19728178FrRnd10AngelsYGeorge Lugosan (minors)HSGeorge Washington HS (Chicago, IL)
19728188FrRnd20TigersYNat Calamis (minors)4YrSt. John's University (Queens, NY)
19729200FrRnd8TwinsNMike Baier (minors)4YrUniversity of Maryland (College Park, MD)
19729208FrRnd16Red SoxYLudwig Benedetti (minors)4YrLong Island University, Brooklyn Campus (Brooklyn, NY)
197210222FrRnd6BrewersYVictor Sanchez (minors)HSPentucket Regional HS (West Newbury, MA)
197210223FrRnd7RedsYMichael Westerman (minors)HSFreeport HS (Sarver, PA)
197210230FrRnd14YankeesYGaylord Browne (minors)4YrJohn Brown University (Siloam Springs, AR)
197211263FrRnd23PiratesNMichael Cones (minors)JCSan Jacinto College (Pasadena, TX)
197212277FrRnd13MetsYKen Perry (minors)HSAbbeville HS (Abbeville, LA)
197212284FrRnd20TigersYSteve Litras (minors)HSFloral Park Memorial HS (Floral Park, NY)
197213306FrRnd18RoyalsNMike Bartell (minors)HSEncinal HS (Alameda, CA)
197214317FrRnd5ExposNKevin Morel (minors)HSOxon Hill HS (Oxon Hill, MD)
197214328FrRnd16Red SoxNBill Bohne (minors)JCBlinn College (Brenham, TX)
197216364FrRnd4RangersYCharles Fowke (minors)JCState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton, FL)
197216366FrRnd6BrewersNTom Sohns (minors)HSDunmore HS (Dunmore, PA)
197216384FrRnd24OriolesNJeff Grantz (minors)HSBel Air HS (Bel Air, MD)
197217393FrRnd9AstrosYPaul Dillard (minors)HSDouglas HS (Oklahoma City, OK)
197217403FrRnd19GiantsNIsaac Gimenez (minors)JCBronx Community College (New York, NY)
197218420FrRnd12White SoxNMike Umfleet (minors)HSLafayette HS (Wildwood, MO)
197219436FrRnd4RangersYBobby Thompson (minors)0.5641202.225.634HSHarding HS (Charlotte, NC)
197219439FrRnd7RedsNMark Kilmurray (minors)4YrUniversity of New Haven (West Haven, CT)
197219450FrRnd18RoyalsYDavid Bradford (minors)4YrMurray State University (Murray, KY)
197219452FrRnd20TigersYMark Wagner (minors)0.84148433.243.59410001.800HSHarbor HS (Ashtabula, OH)
197219454FrRnd22AthleticsNChester Franklin (minors)HSChannel Islands HS (Oxnard, CA)
197220477FrRnd21AthleticsNBob Mosco (minors)HSGanesha HS (Pomona, CA)
197222507FrRnd5BrewersYBob Sheldon (minors)0.3942620.256.6424YrLoyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)
197223531FrRnd6RedsNRon Hassey (minors)14.71192344071.266.722HSTucson HS (Tucson, AZ)
197223539FrRnd14CubsYRobert McCowan (minors)HSMcMinn County HS (Athens, TN)
197223540FrRnd15DodgersNDale Forchetti (minors)HSNeshaminy HS (Langhorne, PA)
197223546FrRnd21PiratesYMichael Busby (minors)HSBessemer HS (Bessemer, AL)
197224562FrRnd15DodgersNDon Redoglia (minors)JCPasadena City College (Pasadena, CA)
197225578FrRnd9AngelsNPatrick Pridy (minors)HSExcelsior HS (Norwalk, CA)
197225581FrRnd12YankeesYRaymond Ventura (minors)HSSeekonk HS (Seekonk, MA)
197226591FrRnd1IndiansNMichael Melvin (minors)HSDeep Creek HS (Chesapeake, VA)
197226593FrRnd3ExposNGlen Smith (minors)HSBordentown Regional HS (Bordentown, NJ)
197226602FrRnd12CubsNMike Ramsey (minors)-1.33947862.241.581HSRoswell HS (Roswell, GA)
197226610FrRnd20OriolesYDale Vineyard (minors)HSMehlville Senior HS (St. Louis, MO)
197228638FrRnd11GiantsNMichael Younce (minors)HSMillington HS (Millington, TN)
197228639FrRnd12TigersNLloyd Sprockett (minors)HSWarren Reserve HS (Warren, OH)
197229648FrRnd5TwinsNRichard Metzger (minors)HSHerbert Hoover HS (Fresno, CA)
197229649FrRnd6MetsNBo Kleiber (minors)4YrOhio University (Athens, OH)
197229655FrRnd12CardinalsYStan Allison (minors)HSLittle Rock Central HS (Little Rock, AR)
197230662FrRnd4RedsNDavid Logan (minors)HSWheat Ridge HS (Wheat Ridge, CO)
197230663FrRnd5TwinsYMike Coronado (minors)4YrCalifornia State University, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
197230667FrRnd9RoyalsYDon Spare (minors)4YrChapman University (Orange, CA)
197231679FrRnd6YankeesNBill Simpson (minors)HSCleveland HS (Portland, OR)
197231685FrRnd12AthleticsYAlbert Curtis (minors)HSSir Francis Drake HS (San Anselmo, CA)
197232689FrRnd2RangersYLawrence Chapman (minors)HSFort Pierce Central HS (Fort Pierce, FL)
197232695FrRnd8GiantsNJackie Johnson (minors)JCSalem Community College (Carneys Point, NJ)
197232699FrRnd12PiratesNBrian Bochow (minors)4YrDuke University (Durham, NC)
197232700FrRnd13OriolesNKevin Gilmartin (minors)HSBishop Alemany HS (Mission Hills, CA)
197233707FrRnd7RoyalsNJames Auringer (minors)HSThomas J. Corcoran HS (Syracuse, NY)
197236739FrRnd7GiantsYKen Conlin (minors)4YrEastern Washington University (Cheney, WA)
197236742FrRnd10OriolesNJohn Kennedy (minors)HSArvin HS (Arvin, CA)
197238752FrRnd1RangersNBarry Redmond (minors)HSBrandon HS (Brandon, FL)
197239763FrRnd5CardinalsNSteve Allietta (minors)HSLawrence HS (Falmouth, MA)
197242778FrRnd2MetsNBryan Jones (minors)HSHaddonfield Memorial HS (Haddonfield, NJ)

Other Years: 1971 / 1972 / 1973

85 matching player(s). 17 played in the majors (20%). Total of 149.4 WAR, or 8.8 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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