1978 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of C

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1978 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of C

Other Years: 1977 / 1978 / 1979

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
197811sc4FrRnd4BravesYMark Martin (minors)JCSan Jacinto College (Pasadena, TX)
197811sc6FrRnd6PadresYMike Martin (minors)-0.38130.077.354JCMount Hood Community College (Gresham, OR)
197811sc12FrRnd12PiratesNKurt Kingsolver (minors)JCLong Beach City College (Long Beach, CA)
197811sc23FrRnd23RangersYMichael Childs (minors)JCRanger College (Ranger, TX)
197821sc30FrRnd4BravesNStephen Maral (minors)JCChabot College (Hayward, CA)
197821sc35FrRnd9MarinersNJuan Corey (minors)JCMiami Dade College (Miami, FL)
197821sc46FrRnd20CubsYAndrew Walker (minors)
197821sc50FrRnd24TigersNRichard Santarone (minors)JCGulf Coast State College (Panama City, FL)

Other Years: 1977 / 1978 / 1979

8 matching player(s). 1 played in the majors (12%). Total of -0.3 WAR, or -0.3 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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