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Keith Reed was drafted 23rd overall by the Baltimore Orioles in 1999
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)Bonus
196727512June-RegD1Thomas PorthenNew York Yankees18pP6-1 181 R-R ---HSFoster (Tukwila,WA) SFHSHSYesWAWA   -
196727513June-RegD1Dennis RockwellChicago Cubs181B1B6-0 185 L-L ---HSPacific Grove (Pacific Grove,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
196727514June-RegD1Gene SalmonNew York Mets191B1B6-5 240 L-L ---HSDel Rio (Del Rio,TX) SFHSHSNoTXTX   -
196727515June-RegD2Richard BechtelWashington Senators II21SS-2B2B-3B5-11 168 R-R -1965-1967-ColRider UniversitySFNCAA 1Yes--NJ   -
196727516June-RegD1Michael CahillHouston Astros18pP   - ---HSSt. Xavier (Cincinnati,OH) SFHSHSNo--OH   -
196727517June-RegD1Clyde SteeleKansas City Athletics18pP6-6 195 L-L ---HSBakersfield (Bakersfield,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
196727518June-RegD1John YoungCincinnati Reds181B1B6-3 210 L-L MLB1971-19771971-1971HSMount Carmel (Los Angeles,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
196727519June-RegD1Ed CrosbyCalifornia Angels182BSS-3B6-2 180 L-R MLB1969-19791970-1976HSWilson (Long Beach,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
196727520June-RegD1Paul KaceraSt. Louis Cardinals183B3B6-1 188 L-R ---HSGranite City (Granite City,IL) SFHSHSYesILIL   -
196727521June-RegD1Phill StillCleveland Indians-2B3B   - NCAA1971-1971-HSSouthwest DeKalb (Decator,GA) SFHSHSNoGAGA   -
196727522June-RegD1Donald AutryAtlanta Braves18SSSS   - ---HSBlair (Pasadena,CA) SFHSHSNo--CA   -
196727523June-RegD1Ken OttosonChicago White Sox-pP   - ---ColChadron State CollegeSFNAIANo--NE   -
196727524June-RegD1Peter PerpichDetroit Tigers18pP   - ---HSO'Rafferty (Lansing,MI) SFHSHSNo--MI   -
196727525June-RegD1Donald SchroederPittsburgh Pirates18pP6-0 193 R-R ---HSR.A. Long (Longview,WA) SFHSHSNoWAWA   -
196727526June-RegD1Kenneth GillMinnesota Twins20p-OFP-OF5-11 185 R-R ---ColEastern Florida State CollegeSFNJCAAYesFLFL   -
196727527June-RegD1Martin DownenSan Francisco Giants20pP6-5   R-R ---ColBrigham Young UniversitySFNCAA 1No--UT   -
196727528June-RegD1Roy SwansonBaltimore Orioles18pP   - ---HSWarren (Warren,PA) SFHSHSNo--PA   -
196727529June-RegD1Michael RapkinLos Angeles Dodgers18pP   - -1968-1968-HSJames Monroe (North Hills,CA) SFHSHSNo--CA   -