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Otis Nixon was drafted 4th overall in the 1979 draft.
Historical view of first round draft picks of the Los Angeles Angels. This page is intended to be a summary of a team's draft history. You can produce custom reports for this team in the Draft Research application using the many filters provided.

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Los Angeles Angels 1st Round Draft Picks History

Top Major Leaguers Has not played in MLB Active Players Currently Active on this Team High School Picks College Picks
YearDraft InformationPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsSourceSchoolSFSignedBonusStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2017
2017- 1-  10-ANA
Jo AdellOF6-2 195 R-R 1999-04-08 18Louisville,Kentucky Rk2017-2018-High SchoolBallard (Louisville,KY)SFYes4.4MinorsLos Angeles Angels (A+)
2016
2016- 1-  16-ANA
Matt ThaissC5-11 197 L-R 1995-05-06 21Jackson,New Jersey AA2014-2018-CollegeUniversity of VirginiaSFYes2.2MinorsLos Angeles Angels (AAA)
2015
2015- 1-  26-ANA
Taylor WardC6-2 190 R-R 1993-12-14 21Indio,California AA2013-2018-CollegeFresno State UniversitySFYes1.7MinorsLos Angeles Angels (AA)
2014
2014- 1-  15-ANA
Sean NewcombP6-5 240 L-L 1993-06-12 21Brockton,Massachusetts MLB2013-20182017-2018CollegeUniversity of HartfordSFYes2.5ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)
2011
2011- 1-  17-ANA
C.J. Cron1B6-4 235 R-R 1990-01-05 21Phoenix,Arizona MLB2009-20182014-2018CollegeUniversity of UtahSFYes1.5ActiveTampa Bay Rays (MLB)
2011
2011- 1-  38-ANA
Mike PapiRF6-2 195 L-R 1992-09-19 18Tunkhannock,Pennsylvania AAA2012-2018-High SchoolTunkhannock Area (Tunkhannock,PA)SFNo0.0MinorsCleveland Indians (AAA)
2010
2010- 1-  18-ANA
Kaleb CowartP6-3 190 B-R 1992-06-02 18Adel,Georgia MLB2010-20182015-2017High SchoolCook (Adel,GA)SFYes2.3MinorsLos Angeles Angels (AAA)
2010
2010- 1-  29-ANA
Cam BedrosianP6-0 204 R-R 1991-10-02 18Senoia,Georgia MLB2010-20182014-2018High SchoolEast Coweta (Sharpsburg,GA)SFYes1.1ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
2010
2010- 1-  30-ANA
Chevy ClarkeCF5-11 185 B-R 1992-01-09 18Marietta,Georgia A+2010-2017-High SchoolMarietta (Marietta,GA)SFYes1.1Free Agent  
2010
2010- 1-  37-ANA
Taylor LindseySS6-0 195 L-R 1991-12-02 18Scottsdale,Arizona AAA2010-2016-High SchoolDesert Mountain (Scottsdale,AZ)SFYes0.9Free Agent  
2010
2010- 1-  40-ANA
Ryan BoldenCF6-2 195 R-L 1991-09-17 18Madison,Mississippi Rk2010-2013-High SchoolMadison Central (Madison,MS)SFYes0.8Retired  
2009
2009- 1-  24-ANA
Randal GrichukLF6-0 195 R-R 1991-08-13 17Rosenberg,Texas MLB2009-20182014-2018High SchoolLamar Consolidated (Rosenberg,TX)SFYes1.2DL-10Toronto Blue Jays (A+)
2009
2009- 1-  25-ANA
Mike TroutCF6-1 200 R-R 1991-08-07 17Millville,New Jersey MLB2009-20182011-2018High SchoolMillville (Millville,NJ)SFYes1.2ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
2009
2009- 1-  40-ANA
Tyler SkaggsLHP6-4 180 L-L 1991-07-13 17Venice,California MLB2009-20182012-2018High SchoolSanta Monica (Santa Monica,CA)SFYes1.0ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
2009
2009- 1-  42-ANA
Garrett RichardsRHP6-3 200 R-R 1988-05-27 21Riverside,California MLB2007-20182011-2018CollegeUniversity of OklahomaSFYes0.8ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
2009
2009- 1-  48-ANA
Tyler KehrerLHP6-3 210 L-L 1988-03-23 21New Baden,Illinois A+2007-2012-CollegeEastern Illinois UniversitySFYes0.7Free Agent  
2008
2008- 1-  37-ANA
Zach ConeOF6-2 200 R-R 1989-12-14 18Stone Mountain,Georgia AA2009-2017-High SchoolParkview (Lilburn,GA)SFNo0.0Free Agent  
2008
2008- 1-  12-ANA
Taylor JungmannP6-6 195 R-R 1989-12-18 18Temple,Texas MLB2009-20172015-2017High SchoolGeorgetown (Georgetown,TX)SFNo0.0Free Agent  
2007
2007- 1-  58-ANA
Jon BachanovP6-4 210 R-R 1989-01-30 18Orlando,Florida AA2009-2012-High SchoolUniversity (Orlando,FL)SFYes0.6Free Agent  
2007
2007- 1-   7-ANA
Matt HarveyP6-4 210 R-R 1989-03-27 18New London,Connecticut MLB2008-20182012-2018High SchoolFitch (Groton,CT)SFNo0.0ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)
2006
2006- 1-  25-ANA
Hank CongerC6-0 205 B-R 1988-01-29 18Federal Way,Washington MLB2006-20172010-2016High SchoolHuntington Beach (Huntington Beach,CA)SFYes1.4Free Agent  
2005
2005- 1-  37-ANA
Trevor BellP6-1 190 L-R 1986-10-12 18North Hollywood,California MLB2005-20142009-2014High SchoolCrescenta Valley (La Crescenta,CA)SFYes1.0Free Agent  
2005
2005- 1-   4-ANA
Brian MatuszP6-4 200 L-L 1987-02-11 18Grand Junction,Colorado MLB2006-20172009-2016High SchoolSt. Mary's (Phoenix,AZ)SFNo0.0Free Agent  
2005
2005- 1-   5-ANA
Buster PoseyP6-1 205 R-R 1987-03-27 18Leesburg,Georgia MLB2006-20182009-2018High SchoolLee County (Leesburg,GA)SFNo0.0ActiveSan Francisco Giants (MLB)
2004
2004- 1-  12-ANA
Jered WeaverP6-7 205 R-R 1982-10-04 21Northridge,California MLB2002-20172006-2017CollegeLong Beach State UniversitySFYes4.0Retired  
2003
2003- 1-  23-ANA
Brandon WoodSS6-2 180 R-R 1985-03-02 18Austin,Texas MLB2003-20142007-2011High SchoolHorizon (Scottsdale,AZ)SFYes1.3Free Agent  
2003
2003- 1-  39-ANA
David HuffP6-2 185 B-L 1984-08-22 18San Diego,California MLB2004-20162009-2016High SchoolEdison (Huntington Beach,CA)SFNo0.0International  
2003
2003- 1-   5-ANA
Brandon MorrowP6-3 175 R-R 1984-07-26 18Santa Rosa,California MLB2004-20182007-2018High SchoolRancho Cotate (Rohnert Park,CA)SFNo0.0ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
2003
2003- 1-  40-ANA
Kris JohnsonP6-4 170 L-L 1984-10-14 18West Covina,California MLB2004-20172013-2014High SchoolBlue Springs (Blue Springs,MO)SFNo0.0International  
2002
2002- 1-  12-ANA
Joe SaundersP6-3 195 L-L 1981-06-16 21Fairfax,Virginia MLB2000-20152005-2014CollegeVirginia TechSFYes1.8Free Agent  
2001
2001- 1-  13-ANA
Casey KotchmanIF6-3 210 L-L 1983-02-22 18St. Petersburg,Florida MLB2001-20162004-2013CollegeSeminole State College of FloridaSFYes1.5Free Agent  
2001
2001- 1-  33-ANA
Jeff MathisC6-0 180 R-R 1983-03-31 18Marianna,Florida MLB2001-20182005-2018High SchoolMarianna (Marianna,FL)SFYes1.1ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
2000
2000- 1-  10-ANA
Joe TorresP6-2 175 L-L 1982-09-03 17Bronx,New York AAA2000-2013-High SchoolGateway (Kissimmee,FL)SFYes2.1Free Agent  
2000
2000- 1-  20-ANA
Chris BootcheckP6-5 205 R-R 1978-10-24 21LaPorte,Indiana MLB1998-20142003-2013CollegeAuburn UniversitySFYes1.8Free Agent  
2000
2000- 1-  13-ANA
Aaron HillSS5-11 195 R-R 1982-03-21 18Visalia,California MLB2001-20172005-2017High SchoolRedwood (Visalia,CA)SFNo0.0Free Agent  
2000
2000- 1-  17-ANA
David MurphyOF6-3 195 L-L 1981-10-18 18Houston,Texas MLB2001-20162006-2015High SchoolKlein (Klein,TX)SFNo0.0Retired  
1998
1998- 1-  18-ANA
Seth EthertonP6-1 200 R-R 1976-10-17 21Laguna Beach,California MLB1995-20112000-2006CollegeUSCSFYes1.1  
1998
1998- 1-  25-ANA
Bobby CrosbySS6-3 195 R-R 1980-01-12 18Lakewood,California MLB1999-20102003-2010High SchoolLa Quinta (Westminster,CA)SFNo0.0Free Agent  
1997
1997- 1-   3-ANA
Troy Glaus3B6-5 229 R-R 1976-08-03 20Tarzana,California MLB1995-20101998-2010CollegeUCLASFYes2.3  
1997
1997- 1-  27-ANA
David Wallingp6-6 200 R-R 1978-11-12 18San Diego,California AAA1997-2002-CollegeGrossmont CollegeSFNo0.0  
1995
1995- 1-   1-CAL
Darin ErstadOF6-2 212 L-L 1974-06-04 21Jamestown,North Dakota MLB1993-20091996-2009CollegeUniversity of NebraskaSFYes1.6  
1994
1994- 1-   6-CAL
McKay ChristensenOF5-11 180 L-L 1975-08-14 18Upland,California MLB1996-20041999-2002High SchoolClovis West (Fresno,CA)SFYes0.7  
1994
1994- 1-  27-CAL
Kevin NicholsonSS5-10 190 B-R 1976-03-29 18Vancouver,BC MLB1995-20062000-2000High SchoolQueen Elizabeth (Surrey,BC)SFNo0.0  
1993
1993- 1-   3-CAL
Brian AndersonP6-1 183 R-L 1972-04-26 21Portsmouth,Virginia MLB1993-20071993-2005CollegeWright State UniversitySFYes0.7  
1992
1992- 1-   8-CAL
Pete JanickiP6-4 190 R-R 1971-01-26 21Parma,Ohio AAA1990-1998-CollegeUCLASFYes0.1  
1992
1992- 1-  29-CAL
Jeff SchmidtP6-5 205 R-R 1971-02-21 21Northfield,Minnesota MLB1990-19981996-1996CollegeUniversity of MinnesotaSFYes0.0  
1992
1992- 1-  21-CAL
Alvie Shepherdp-OF6-7 220 R-R 1974-05-12 18Berwyn,Illinois AA1993-1999-High SchoolProviso West (Hillside,IL)SFNo0.0  
1991
1991- 1-  17-CAL
Eduardo Perez1B6-4 215 R-R 1969-09-11 21Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1989-20061993-2006CollegeFlorida State UniversitySFYes0.3  
1991
1991- 1-  34-CAL
Jorge Fabregas3B-C6-3 215 L-R 1970-03-13 21Miami,Florida MLB1990-20031994-2002CollegeUniversity of MiamiSFYes0.0  
1991
1991- 1-  32-CAL
Jacob Cruzof6-0 179 L-L 1973-01-28 18Oxnard,California MLB1992-20101996-2005High SchoolChannel Islands (Oxnard,CA)SFNo0.0  
1990
1990- 1-  34-CAL
Jermaine AllensworthSS6-0 190 R-R 1972-01-11 18Anderson,Indiana MLB1991-20081996-1999High SchoolMadison Heights (Anderson,IN)SFNo0.0  
1989
1989- 1-   9-CAL
Kyle AbbottP6-4 195 L-L 1968-02-18 21Newburyport,Massachusetts MLB1987-19961991-1996CollegeLong Beach State UniversitySFYes0.2  
1988
1988- 1-   8-CAL
Jim AbbottP6-3 210 L-L 1967-09-19 20Flint,Michigan MLB1986-19991989-1999CollegeUniversity of MichiganSFYes0.0  
1987
1987- 1-  25-CAL
John OrtonC6-1 195 R-R 1965-12-08 21Santa Cruz,California MLB1987-19961989-1993CollegeCal PolySFYes0.0  
1987
1987- 1-  31-CAL
David HoldridgeP6-3 190 R-R 1969-02-05 18Wayne,Michigan MLB1988-19991998-1998High SchoolOcean View (Huntington Beach,CA)SFYes0.0  
1986
1986- 1-  16-CAL
Roberto HernandezP6-4 235 R-R 1964-11-11 21Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1986-20071991-2007CollegeUniversity of South Carolina-AikenSFYes0.0  
1986
1986- 1-  22-CAL
Lee StevensOF6-4 235 L-L 1967-07-10 18Kansas City,Missouri MLB1986-20031990-2002High SchoolLawrence (Lawrence,KS)SFYes0.0  
1986
1986- 1-  25-CAL
Terry CarrOF6-2 187 R-R 1968-04-25 18Salisbury,Maryland A+1986-1990-High SchoolBennett (Salisbury,MD)SFYes0.0  
1986
1986- 1-  27-CAL
Mike FettersP6-4 226 R-R 1964-12-19 21Van Nuys,California MLB1984-20041989-2004CollegePepperdine UniversitySFYes0.0  
1986
1986- 1-  28-CAL
Daryl GreenP6-2 210 R-R 1968-04-15 18Nacogdoches,Texas AA1986-1991-High SchoolNacogdoches (Nacogdoches,TX)SFYes0.0  
1985
1985- 1-  15-CAL
Willie FraserP6-1 206 R-R 1964-05-26 21New York,New York MLB1985-19951986-1995CollegeConcordia CollegeSFYes0.1  
1985
1985- 1-  19-CAL
Mike CookP6-3 200 R-R 1963-08-14 21Charleston,South Carolina MLB1983-19941986-1993CollegeUniversity of South CarolinaSFYes0.1  
1985
1985- 1-   1-CAL
Toby Nivensp6-1 180 R-R 1966-09-20 18Mcallen,Texas AA1986-1991-High SchoolMcAllen (McAllen,TX)SFNo0.0  
1984
1984- 1-   6-CAL
Erik PappasC6-0 190 R-R 1966-04-25 18Chicago,Illinois MLB1984-19961991-1994High SchoolMount Carmel (Chicago,IL)SFYes0.0  
1984
1984- 1-   4-CAL
Chuck Finleyp6-6 226 L-L 1962-11-26 21Monroe,Louisiana MLB1984-20021986-2002CollegeUniversity of Louisiana-MonroeSFNo0.0  
1983
1983- 1-  23-CAL
Mark DoranOF6-3 225 R-R 1962-11-02 20Hinsdale,Illinois AAA1983-1990-CollegeUniversity of WisconsinSFYes0.0  
1983
1983- 1-   4-CAL
Shawn Hillegasp6-3 190 R-R 1964-08-21 18Dos Palos,California MLB1984-19951987-1993CollegeMiddle Georgia State CollegeSFNo0.0  
1982
1982- 1-   8-CAL
Bob KipperP6-2 200 R-L 1964-07-08 17Aurora,Illinois MLB1982-19941985-1992High SchoolAurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)SFYes0.0  
1982
1982- 1-  10-CAL
Chris GwynnOF6-0 210 L-L 1964-10-13 17Los Angeles,California MLB1984-19961987-1996High SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)SFNo0.0  
1982
1982- 1-   9-CAL
Jeff Norwoodp6-4 220 L-L 1963-01-26 19Houston,Texas A1983-1984-CollegeNorthwood UniversitySFNo0.0  
1981
1981- 1-   3-CAL
Dick SchofieldSS5-10 175 R-R 1962-11-21 18Springfield,Illinois MLB1981-19961983-1996High SchoolSacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield,IL)SFYes0.0  
1980
1980- 1-  17-CAL
Dennis RasmussenP6-7 225 L-L 1959-04-18 21Los Angeles,California MLB1978-19951983-1995CollegeCreighton UniversitySFYes0.0  
1978
1978- 1-  14-CAL
Tom BrunanskyP6-4 216 R-R 1960-08-20 17Covina,California MLB1978-19941981-1994High SchoolWest Covina (West Covina,CA)SFYes0.0  
1978
1978- 1-  10-CAL
Tim Wallach1B6-3 200 R-R 1957-09-14 20Huntington Park,California MLB1978-19961980-1996CollegeCal State FullertonSFNo0.0  
1978
1978- 1-  21-CAL
Jeff SchattingerP6-5 200 L-R 1955-10-25 22Fresno,California MLB1975-19831981-1981CollegeUSCSFNo0.0  
1977
1977- 1-   7-CAL
Richard DotsonP6-0 204 R-R 1959-01-10 18Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1977-19901979-1990High SchoolAnderson (Cincinnati,OH)SFYes0.0  
1977
1977- 1-  13-CAL
Brian Denman1B-p6-4 205 R-R 1956-02-12 21Minneapolis,Minnesota MLB1976-19861982-1982CollegeUniversity of MinnesotaSFNo0.0  
1977
1977- 1-  19-CAL
Joe PlummerOF6-2 185 R-R 1959-- 18Long Beach,California A-1979-1979-High SchoolSt. Anthony (Long Beach,CA)SFNo0.0  
1976
1976- 1-   6-CAL
Ken LandreauxOF5-11 170 L-R 1954-12-22 21Los Angeles,California MLB1975-19891977-1987CollegeArizona State UniversitySFYes0.0  
1976
1976- 1-  23-CAL
Joseph Powell1B6-5 205 R-R 1958-- 18Baltimore,Maryland A+1977-1977-High SchoolOverlea (Baltimore,MD)SFNo0.0  
1976
1976- 1-  11-CAL
David GarciaSS6-1 165 B-R 1958-03-04 18Oshkosh,Wisconsin A+1977-1979-High SchoolEl Cajon Valley (El Cajon,CA)SFNo0.0  
1975
1975- 1-   1-CAL
Danny GoodwinC6-1 195 L-R 1953-09-02 21St. Louis,Missouri MLB1974-19851975-1982CollegeSouthern UniversitySFYes0.1  
1974
1974- 1-  10-CAL
Mike MileySS6-1 185 B-R 1953-03-30 21Yazoo City,Mississippi MLB1974-19761975-1976CollegeLouisiana State UniversitySFYes0.0  
1974
1974- 1-   6-CAL
Donald Johnsonp5-11 175 L-L 1959-- 15Westland,Michigan AA1978-1981-CollegePalomar CollegeSFYes0.0  
1973
1973- 1-   7-CAL
Billy TaylorOF6-0 180 L-R 1955-- 18Savannah,Georgia ---High SchoolWindsor Forest (Savannah,GA)SFYes0.0  
1973
1973- 1-   2-CAL
Bob DiPietrop   - 1952-- 21- NCAA1971-1973-CollegeStanford UniversitySFNo0.0  
1972
1972- 1-  10-CAL
Dave Chalk3B5-10 175 R-R 1950-08-30 21Del Rio,Texas MLB1972-19811973-1981CollegeUniversity of TexasSFYes0.0  
1971
1971- 1-  13-CAL
Frank TananaP6-3 195 L-L 1953-07-03 17Detroit,Michigan MLB1972-19931973-1993High SchoolDetroit Catholic Central (Novi,MI)SFYes0.0  
1971
1971- 1-  20-CAL
Steve Trellap6-5 205 R-R 1953-12-08 17Brooklyn,New York AA1973-1977-High SchoolServite (Anaheim,CA)SFNo0.0  
1971
1971- 1-  22-CAL
Mike Paynep   - 1951-- 20- ---CollegeMississippi Delta Community CollegeSFNo0.0  
1970
1970- 1-  10-CAL
Paul Dade3B-OF6-0 195 R-R 1951-12-07 18Seattle,Washington MLB1970-19821975-1980High SchoolNathan Hale (Seattle,WA)SFYes0.0  
1970
1970- 1-   5-CAL
Gene Delyon3B6-1 190 R-R 1952-06-27 18Los Altos,California AA1977-1977-High SchoolLos Altos (Los Altos,CA)SFNo0.0  
1970
1970- 1-   6-CAL
Steve StroughterOF6-2 190 L-R 1952-03-15 18Visalia,California MLB1977-19831982-1982High SchoolRedwood (Visalia,CA)SFNo0.0  
1969
1969- 1-   1-CAL
Alan BannisterSS5-11 175 R-R 1951-09-03 17Montebello,California MLB1973-19851974-1985High SchoolKennedy (La Palma,CA)SFNo0.0  
1969
1969- 1-  11-CAL
Murphy EppinetteP6-3 208 R-R 1950-- 19Chalmette,Louisiana ---High SchoolChalmette (Chalmette,LA)SFNo0.0  
1969
1969- 1-  17-CAL
David BishopP6-5 195 B-L 1949-- 20Mountain Lakes,New Jersey ---High SchoolMountain Lakes (Mountain Lakes,NJ)SFNo0.0  
1968
1968- 1-  12-CAL
Lloyd AllenP6-1 185 R-R 1950-05-08 18Merced,California MLB1968-19791969-1975High SchoolSelma (Selma,CA)SFYes0.1  
1968
1968- 1-  17-CAL
John HarbinSS6-1 185 R-R 1950-- 18Greenville,South Carolina ---High SchoolBerea (Greenville,SC)SFNo0.0  
1967
1967- 1-   9-CAL
Mike NunnC6-0 180 L-R 1948-08-01 18Greensboro,North Carolina ---High SchoolBen L. Smith (Greensboro,NC)SFYes0.0  
1967
1967- 1-   1-CAL
Dave KingmanP6-6 210 R-R 1948-12-21 18Pendleton,Oregon MLB1970-19871971-1986High SchoolProspect (Mount Prospect,IL)SFNo0.0  
1967
1967- 1-   4-CAL
Bruce HarkeyP6-5 205 R-R 1949-01-29 18La Habra,California ---High SchoolLa Habra (La Habra,CA)SFNo0.0  
1966
1966- 1-   8-CAL
Jim DeNeffSS6-2 205 R-R 1946-11-05 19Oroville,California ---CollegeIndiana UniversitySFYes0.0  
1966
1966- 1-   3-CAL
Bill GilleanP   - 1947-- 19- -1967-1967-High SchoolMayfair (Lakewood,CA)SFNo0.0  
1966
1966- 1-  14-CAL
Alan Jacksonp6-4 197 B-L 1948-04-20 18Somerville,Massachusetts ---High SchoolSt. Clements (Medford,MA)SFNo0.0  
1966
1966- 1-   4-CAL
Louis Mellinip6-1 180 R-R 1949-03-06 17Los Angeles,California ---High SchoolBeverly Hills (Beverly Hills,CA)SFNo0.0  
1965
1965- 1-   9-CAL
Dick BaneyP6-0 185 R-R 1946-11-01 18Fullerton,California MLB1969-19741969-1974High SchoolHerbert H. Lehman (Bronx,NY)SFNo0.0  
1965
1965- 1-  15-CAL
Bob CrosbyP6-1 185 R-R 1947-08-23 17New York,New York ---High SchoolJames Monroe (Bronx,NY)SFNo0.0