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Lee Richard was drafted 6th overall in the 1970 draft.
Select a team below to see first round draft pick history for that team since 1965. Use the Draft Research Application to dig deeper using more than a dozen filters to answer your draft history questions. The entire history of the MLB Draft is available on The Baseball Cube.

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Top Highlight Major LeaguersClick a year in header to jump to year summary
Team Name2017 Top Pick2016 Top Pick2015 Top Pick2014 Top Pick2013 Top Pick2012 Top Pick2011 Top Pick2010 Top Pick2009 Top Pick2008 Top Pick
Arizona DiamondbacksPavin Smith (7) A-Anfernee Grier (39) ADansby Swanson (1)Touki Toussaint (16) AABraden Shipley (15)Stryker Trahan (26) A+Trevor Bauer (3)Barret Loux (6) AAABobby Borchering (16) AADaniel Schlereth (26)
Atlanta BravesKyle Wright (5) A+Ian Anderson (3) AKolby Allard (14) AABraxton Davidson (32) A+Jason Hursh (31)Lucas Sims (21)Sean Gilmartin (28)Matt Lipka (35) AAAMike Minor (7)Brett DeVall (40) A
Baltimore OriolesD.L. Hall (21) RKCody Sedlock (27) A+D.J. Stewart (25) AABrian Gonzalez (90) A+Hunter Harvey (22) A+Kevin Gausman (4)Dylan Bundy (4)Manny Machado (3)Matt Hobgood (5) AABrian Matusz (4)
Boston Red SoxTanner Houck (24) A-Jason Groome (12) AAndrew Benintendi (7)Michael Chavis (26) AATrey Ball (7) AADeven Marrero (24)Matt Barnes (19)Kolbrin Vitek (20) AAReymond Fuentes (28)Casey Kelly (30)
Chicago CubsBrendon Little (27) A-Thomas Hatch (104) A+Ian Happ (9)Kyle Schwarber (4)Kris Bryant (2)Albert Almora (6)Javier Baez (9)Hayden Simpson (16) A+Brett Jackson (31)Andrew Cashner (19)
Chicago White SoxJake Burger (11) AZack Collins (10) AACarson Fulmer (8)Carlos Rodon (3)Tim Anderson (17)Courtney Hawkins (13) AAKeenyn Walker (47) AAChris Sale (13)Jared Mitchell (23) AAAGordon Beckham (8)
Cincinnati RedsHunter Greene (2) RKNick Senzel (2) AATyler Stephenson (11) ANick Howard (19) A+Phil Ervin (27)Nick Travieso (14) AARobert Stephenson (27)Yasmani Grandal (12)Mike Leake (8)Yonder Alonso (7)
Cleveland IndiansQuentin Holmes (64) RKWill Benson (14) A-Brady Aiken (17) ABradley Zimmer (21)Clint Frazier (5)Tyler Naquin (15)Francisco Lindor (8)Drew Pomeranz (5)Alex White (15)Lonnie Chisenhall (29)
Colorado RockiesRyan Vilade (48) RKRiley Pint (4) ABrendan Rodgers (3) AAKyle Freeland (8)Jon Gray (3)David Dahl (10)Tyler Anderson (20)Kyle Parker (26)Tyler Matzek (11)Christian Friedrich (25)
Detroit TigersAlex Faedo (18) RKMatt Manning (9) ABeau Burrows (22) AADerek Hill (23) A+Jonathon Crawford (20) A+Jake Thompson (91)James McCann (76)Nick Castellanos (44)Jacob Turner (9)Ryan Perry (21)
Houston AstrosJ.B. Bukauskas (15) A-Forrest Whitley (17) AAAlex Bregman (2)Brady Aiken (1) AMark Appel (1) AAACarlos Correa (1)George Springer (11)Delino Deshields (8)Jio Mier (21) AAAJason Castro (10)
Kansas City RoyalsNick Pratto (14) RKA.J. Puckett (67) A+Ashe Russell (21) RKBrandon Finnegan (17)Hunter Dozier (8)Kyle Zimmer (5) AAABubba Starling (5) AAAChristian Colon (4)Aaron Crow (12)Eric Hosmer (3)
Los Angeles AngelsJo Adell (10) RKMatt Thaiss (16) AATaylor Ward (26) AASean Newcomb (15)Hunter Green (59) RKR.J. Alvarez (114)C.J. Cron (17)Kaleb Cowart (18)Randal Grichuk (24)Tyler Chatwood (74)
Los Angeles DodgersJeren Kendall (23) AGavin Lux (20) AWalker Buehler (24)Grant Holmes (22) AAChris Anderson (18) AAACorey Seager (18)Chris Reed (16)Zach Lee (28)Aaron Miller (36) AAEthan Martin (15)
Miami MarlinsTrevor Rogers (13) RKBraxton Garrett (7) AJosh Naylor (12) AATyler Kolek (2) AColin Moran (6)Andrew Heaney (9)Jose Fernandez (14)Christian Yelich (23)Chad James (18) AAKyle Skipworth (6)
Milwaukee BrewersKeston Hiura (9) ACorey Ray (5) A+Trent Grisham (15) A+Kodi Medeiros (12) A+Devin Williams (54) A+Clint Coulter (27) AATaylor Jungmann (12)Dylan Covey (14)Eric Arnett (26) A+Brett Lawrie (16)
Minnesota TwinsRoyce Lewis (1) AAlex Kirilloff (15) RKTyler Jay (6) AANick Gordon (5) AAKohl Stewart (4) AAAByron Buxton (2)Levi Michael (30) AAAAlex Wimmers (21)Kyle Gibson (22)Aaron Hicks (14)
New York MetsDavid Peterson (20) A-Justin Dunn (19) A+Desmond Lindsay (53) AMichael Conforto (10)Dominic Smith (11)Gavin Cecchini (12)Brandon Nimmo (13)Matt Harvey (7)Steven Matz (72)Ike Davis (18)
New York YankeesClarke Schmidt (16) RKBlake Rutherford (18) AJames Kaprielian (16) A+Jacob Lindgren (55)Eric Jagielo (26) AAATy Hensley (30) ADante Bichette (51) AACito Culver (32) AAASlade Heathcott (29)Gerrit Cole (28)
Oakland AthleticsAustin Beck (6) RKA.J. Puk (6) AARichie Martin (20) AAMatt Chapman (25)Billy McKinney (24) AAAAddison Russell (11)Sonny Gray (18)Michael Choice (10)Grant Green (13)Jemile Weeks (12)
Philadelphia PhilliesAdam Haseley (8) AMickey Moniak (1) ACornelius Randolph (10) A+Aaron Nola (7)J.P. Crawford (16)Shane Watson (40) AALarry Greene (39) AJesse Biddle (27) AAAKelly Dugan (75) AAAAnthony Hewitt (24) AA
Pittsburgh PiratesShane Baz (12) RKWill Craig (22) A+Kevin Newman (19) AAACole Tucker (24) AAAustin Meadows (9) AAAMark Appel (8) AAAGerrit Cole (1)Jameson Taillon (2)Tony Sanchez (4)Pedro Alvarez (2)
San Diego PadresMacKenzie Gore (3) RKCal Quantrill (8) AAAustin Smith (51) ATrea Turner (13)Hunter Renfroe (13)Max Fried (7)Cory Spangenberg (10)Karsten Whitson (9) A-Donavan Tate (3) A+Allan Dykstra (23)
San Francisco GiantsHeliot Ramos (19) RKBryan Reynolds (59) A+Phil Bickford (18) A+Tyler Beede (14) AAAChristian Arroyo (25)Chris Stratton (20)Joe Panik (29)Gary Brown (24)Zack Wheeler (6)Buster Posey (5)
Seattle MarinersEvan White (17) A-Kyle Lewis (11) A+Nick Neidert (60) AAAlex Jackson (6) AAD.J. Peterson (12) AAAMike Zunino (3)Danny Hultzen (2) AAATaijuan Walker (43)Dustin Ackley (2)Joshua Fields (20)
St. Louis CardinalsScott Hurst (94) A-Delvin Perez (23) RKNick Plummer (23) ALuke Weaver (27)Marco Gonzales (19)Michael Wacha (19)Kolten Wong (22)Zack Cox (25) AAAShelby Miller (19)Brett Wallace (13)
Tampa Bay RaysBrendan McKay (4) A-Josh Lowe (13) AGarrett Whitley (13) ACasey Gillaspie (20) AAANick Ciuffo (21) AARichie Shaffer (25)Taylor Guerrieri (24) AAAJosh Sale (17) A+LeVon Washington (30) A+Tim Beckham (1)
Texas RangersBubba Thompson (26) RKCole Ragans (30) A-Dillon Tate (4) AALuis Ortiz (30) AAChi Chi Gonzalez (23)Lewis Brinson (29)Kevin Matthews (33) AAAJake Skole (15) AAMatt Purke (14)Justin Smoak (11)
Toronto Blue JaysLogan Warmoth (22) A-T.J. Zeuch (21) A+Jon Harris (29) AAJeff Hoffman (9)Phil Bickford (10) A+D.J. Davis (17) A+Tyler Beede (21) AAADeck McGuire (11)Chad Jenkins (20)David Cooper (17)
Washington NationalsSeth Romero (25) A-Carter Kieboom (28) AAndrew Stevenson (58)Erick Fedde (18)Jake Johansen (68) AALucas Giolito (16)Anthony Rendon (6)Bryce Harper (1)Stephen Strasburg (1)Aaron Crow (9)