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Bill Moore was drafted 255th overall by the Kansas City Royals in 1979
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
197814339June-RegD2Billy GoreAtlanta Braves20pP6-0 200 L-L AA1978-1980-ColCal State FullertonSFJRNCAA 1YesNMCA   -
197814340June-RegD1Mark StoeberToronto Blue Jays21pP6-3 195 R-R AA1978-1980-ColNorthern Kentucky UniversitySFNCAA 2Yes--KY   -
197814341June-RegD1Darryl DenbyNew York Mets18OFOF6-0 180 B-R AA1979-1986-HSLincoln (San Diego,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
197814342June-RegD1Omar MinayaOakland Athletics19OFOF6-1 185 R-R A1978-1981-HSNewton (Elmhurst,NY) SFHSHSYesDRNY   -
197814343June-RegD1Al RichmondSan Diego Padres22OFOF5-11 180 R-R AA1978-1980-ColSt. Mary's College of CaliforniaSFNCAA 1Yes--CA   -
197814344June-RegD2Rob PietroburgoSeattle Mariners21pP6-2 180 B-L AAA1975-1982-ColUniversity of MissouriSFNCAA 1YesMOMO   -
197814345June-RegD2Greg NorrisSan Francisco Giants20pP6-4 205 R-R Rk1979-1979-ColUniversity of North CarolinaSFNCAA 1NoNCNC   -
197814346June-RegD2Tom McLishMilwaukee Brewers-pP   R-R A-1978-1978-FANoneSFNoOKOK   -
197814347June-RegD1Grayling TobiasMontreal Expos22OFOF5-11 160 B-L AA1978-1980-ColUniversity of Missouri-St. LouisSFNCAA 2YesMOMO   -
197814348June-RegD1Mark MeleskiCleveland Indians17SS3B-SS5-11 175 L-L AA1981-1986-HSJ.R. Tucker (Richmond,VA) SFHSHSNoMDGA   -
197814349June-RegD1Arvis HarperHouston Astros22OFOF5-8 180 B-R AA1978-1980-ColUniversity of ArkansasSFNCAA 1YesARAR   -
197814350June-RegD1Mike MasonDetroit Tigers19OF-pP6-2 205 L-L MLB1980-19961982-1988ColNormandale Community CollegeSFFrNJCAANoMNMN   -
197814351June-RegD1Mark GilbertChicago Cubs21OFOF6-0 175 B-R MLB1978-19851985-1985ColFlorida State UniversitySFNCAA 1YesGAFL   -
197814352June-RegD1Dan WhitmerCalifornia Angels22OFC6-3 195 R-R MLB1978-19841980-1981ColCal State FullertonSFNCAA 1YesCACA   -
197814353June-RegD2Martin LittleSt. Louis Cardinals19pOF5-11 170 R-R A1980-1980-FANoneSFYesNCNC   -
197814354June-RegD1Craig ShumockMinnesota Twins173B3B6-1 185 R-R A-1981-1981-HSChestnut Hill Academy (Philadelphia,PA) SFHSHSNoPAPA   -
197814355June-RegD1James ThomasCincinnati Reds18SSSS   - ---HSWichita Southeast (Wichita,KS) SFHSHSNoKSKS   -
197814356June-RegD1Bob MeachamChicago White Sox17SSSS6-1 180 B-R MLB1979-19901983-1988HSMater Dei (Santa Ana,CA) SFHSHSNoCACA   -
197814357June-RegD1Wesley HairPittsburgh Pirates-OFOF6-0 183 L-R A+1978-1980-ColAlbany State UniversitySFNCAA 2YesFLGA   -
197814358June-RegD1Charlie O'BrienTexas Rangers17OFC6-2 205 R-R MLB1982-20001985-2000HSBishop Kelley (Tulsa,OK) SFHSHSNoOKOK   -
197814359June-RegD1Jeff KopjoLos Angeles Dodgers18OF-1BOF-1B6-1 200 L-L Rk1978-1979-HSLyons Township (LaGrange,IL) SFHSHSYesILIL   -
197814360June-RegD2Jim LoftinBaltimore Orioles22pP6-1 190 L-L Rk1977-1978-ColUniversity of South AlabamaSFNCAA 1YesALAL   -
197814361June-RegD1Robert AngiusPhiladelphia Phillies18p-1BP6-2 190 L-L A-1978-1979-HSLassen (Susanville,CA) SFHSHSYesCACA   -
197814362June-RegD1Lloyd BessardBoston Red Sox18OFOF6-5 205 R-R A+1978-1980-HSAbbeville (Abbeville,LA) SFHSHSYesLALA   -
197814363June-RegD1Ira TurnerKansas City Royals201B1B6-1 197 R-R AA1978-1982-ColBethune-Cookman UniversitySFNCAA 2YesFLFL   -
197814364June-RegD1Andy BeeneNew York Yankees21pP6-3 205 R-R MLB1979-19851983-1984ColBaylor UniversitySFJrNCAA 1NoTXTX   -