1975 Pittsburgh Pirates Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

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1975 Pittsburgh Pirates Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

Other Years: 1972 / 1973 / 1974 / 1975 / 1976 / 1977 / 1978

Drafted Players

  • Links to minor league stats are incomplete and may not indicate a player signing
Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck RdPck Tm Signed Bonus Name Pos WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
197511rg1919PiratesNHosken Powell (minors)OF1.5594181617.259.663JCChipola College (Marianna, FL)
197521rg4319PiratesYRaymond Negron (minors)SSJCNew York City College of Technology (Brooklyn, NY)
197531rg6518PiratesNJohn Tolan (minors)SSJCBig Bend Community College (Moses Lake, WA)
197541rg8516PiratesUnkFrank Williams (minors)CJCLouisburg College (Louisburg, NC)
197551rg10213PiratesYRichard Ferrell (minors)P
197561rg11410PiratesNMark Corey (minors)1B-0.459571.211.595JCCentral Arizona College (Coolidge, AZ)
197571rg1248PiratesNRuss Aldrich (minors)CJCChipola College (Marianna, FL)
197581rg1337PiratesNDaniel Bishop (minors)PJCGreen River Community College (Auburn, WA)
197591rg1405PiratesNJames Keough (minors)P4YrBrigham Young University-Idaho (Rexburg, ID)
1975101rg1454PiratesNFrancis Spetter (minors)CJCThree Rivers Community College (Poplar Bluff, MO)

Other Years: 1972 / 1973 / 1974 / 1975 / 1976 / 1977 / 1978

10 matching player(s). 2 played in the majors (20%). Total of 1.1 WAR, or 0.6 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

NOTES: We have not yet matched the 2023 debuts to their draft into. We hope to do so soon.
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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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