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Lloyd Moseby was drafted 2nd overall by the Toronto Blue Jays in 1978
Use the Draft Research Application to search through the history of the Major League Amateury Entry draft since 1965. The report will be limited to 100 rows. The entire draft history is available for purchase through our Data Store.

The MLB draft is the mechanism used to assign North American amateur players from college and high school to an MLB Organiation. The draft order is determined by the prior season's standings and sandwich picks between rounds are determined by free agent signings. Each team is granted a salary cap, depending on their draft positions, for the first 10 rounds to be assigned to signing bonuses.

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Draft Results

YearRndOvlPhaseD/SPlayer NameDraft TeamAgedPoscPosHt Wt B-T HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsSrcSchoolSFClassLvlSignedReg-BReg-DStatusOrg (Lvl)BonusScout(s)
198012287June-RegD1Scott MerlackNew York Mets17PP6-3 205 R-L A1980-1982-HSNorth Hills (Pittsburgh,PA) SFHSHSYesPAPA   -Jocko Collins
196900SignedSBob BailorBaltimore Orioles17OF-SSOF-SS5-11 170 R-R MLB1970-19851975-1985FANoneSFFAYesPAPA   -Jocko Collins
196400SignedSJoe LisPhiladelphia Phillies171B-OF1B-OF6-0 195 R-R MLB1964-19791970-1977HSSomerville (Somerville,NJ) SFHSYesNJNJ   -Jocko Collins
196200SignedSJohnny BriggsPhiladelphia Phillies18OFOF6-1 195 L-L MLB1963-19751964-1975FANoneSF--YesNJNJ   -Jocko Collins
195700SignedSChris ShortPhiladelphia Phillies19PP6-4 205 R-L MLB1957-19731959-1973ColUniversity of DelawareSF--NCAA 1YesDEDE   -Jocko Collins
195500SignedSDallas GreenPhiladelphia Phillies20PP6-5 210 L-R MLB1960-19671960-1967ColUniversity of DelawareSFJrNCAA 1YesDEDE   -Jocko Collins