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1966 Houston Astros Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Wayne TwitchellPHigh SchoolWilson (Portland,OR)HSHSORYesP6-6220RR1948-03-10Portland,OR
    1966-  1-   3-HOU
    13Gerald JohnsonP---Oregon------ORYesP---------------Newberg,OR
    1966-  1-   3-HOU
    14Joel McMastersP-1BCollegeClarkeNAIA---IAYesP6-3250RR1948-02-17Bay,AR
    1966-  1-   4-HOU
    14Tom GriffinPHigh SchoolGrant (Van Nuys,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3210RR1948-02-22Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  1-   4-HOU
    15Larry LinvilleOFCollegeMesa State CollegeNAIA---CONoOF6-0180RR---Bellingham,WA
    1968-  6- 105-CHA
    223Ron CookPCollegeGeorgia TechNCAA 1---GAYesP6-1175LL1947-07-11Jefferson,TX
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
    223Herman Johnson1BHigh SchoolJefferson (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYes1B6-7208LL1947-05-11Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
    223John RespondekPCollegeTexas A&M-KingsvilleNAIA---TXYesP6-2180RR1946-09-06Yorktown,TX
    1966-  2-  23-HOU
    225Alfred CrawfordOFCollegeMiami DadeNJCAA---FLNoOF5-10165RR1947-09-08---
    1967-  2-  26-CIN
    341Stanley RobinsonPHigh SchoolJefferson (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR1948-01-04Los Angeles,CA
    1966-  3-  41-HOU
    343John D'AuriaPHigh SchoolArcadia (Arcadia,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4190RR---Arcadia,CA
    1967-  3-  42-DET
    345Paul Dennebaum1BCollegeSyracuseNCAA 1---NYYes1B5-11195RR1944-08-16---
    1966-  3-  45-HOU
    458Joe Dawkins1BHigh SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYes1B---------------Inglewood,CA
    1966-  4-  58-HOU
    463Elliott MaddoxIFHigh SchoolUnion (Union,NJ)HSHSNJNoOF-3B5-11181RR1947-12-21East Orange,NJ
    1968-  1-  20-DET
    465Stephen LohrerIFCollegeNassau CCNJCAA---NYNoIF6-3200RR------
    1967-  6- 115-CLE
    569Oliver KozloskiC-OFCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAA---TXYesC-OF------------------
    1966-  5-  69-HOU
    677Robert SanteePHigh SchoolCarverdale (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-3175RR1946-09-09Houston,TX
    1966-  6-  77-HOU
    583Cliff JohnsonCHigh SchoolWheatley (San Antonio,TX)HSHSTXYesDH-1B6-4225RR1947-07-22San Antonio,TX
    1966-  5-  83-HOU
    783Timothy WareSSHigh SchoolSpring Branch (Houston,TX)HSHSTXYesSS------------------
    1966-  7-  83-HOU
    6103Thomas KoziolIFHigh SchoolImmaculata-LaSalle (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesIF5-10175LR1948-06-17Poughkeepsie,NY
    1966-  6- 103-HOU
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7123Richard LynnIFHigh SchoolEdwardsville (Edwardsville,IL)HSHSILYesIF---------------Edwardsville,IL
    1966-  7- 123-HOU
    8143Fred StanleyIFHigh SchoolMonte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)HSHSCAYesSS-2B5-10167RR1947-08-13Farnhamville,IA
    1966-  8- 143-HOU
    9163Slidell Harvey1BHigh SchoolAransas Pass (Aransas Pass,TX)HSHSTXYes1B6-1190BL1947-01-06Patterson,LA
    1966-  9- 163-HOU
    10183JD HillOFHigh SchoolEdison (Stockton,CA)HSHSCANoOF------------------
    1966- 10- 183-HOU
    11203John CarusoPHigh SchoolFranklin K. Lane (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoP5-9180RR---Ozone Park,NY
    1971- 30- 676-PIT
    12223Robert DickmanCCollegeRutgersNCAA 1---NJYesC6-0190LR1945-11-22---
    1966- 12- 223-HOU
    13243Douglas HansenpHigh SchoolHerbert Hoover (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2200RR1948-01-09Fresno,CA
    1968-  2-  27-NYA
    14263Alan Pauska1B-OFHigh SchoolPhillipsburg (Phillipsburg,NJ)HSHSNJYes1B-OF6-1190RR---Phillipsburg,NJ
    1966- 14- 263-HOU
    15283Mike ColepCollegeClarkeNAIA---IAYesP------------------
    1966- 15- 283-HOU
    16303James KobiSSCollegeKing's CollegeNCAA 2---PANoSS6-1188RR1947-04-24Yatesville,PA
    1966- 16- 303-HOU
    17323William Green3BCollegeCentral MissouriNCAA 2---MONo3B------------------
    1966- 17- 323-HOU
    18343Cyrus LeepHigh SchoolJones (Little Rock,AR)HSHSARNoP---------------Little Rock,AR
    1966- 18- 343-HOU
    19363William SteinkampCHigh SchoolHighland (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMYesC5-9190RR---Albuquerque,NM
    1966- 19- 363-HOU
    20383Ed GoodsonSSHigh SchoolFries (Fries,VA)HSHSVANo1B-3B6-3185LR1948-01-25Pulaski,VA
    1968-  1-   3-SFN
    21403Frank Van DevenderpCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1967-  5-  81-HOU
    22423Bob WatkinspHigh SchoolCompton (Compton,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-1170RR1948-03-12San Francisco,CA
    1966- 22- 423-HOU
    23443William WrightpHigh SchoolSouth Park (Beaumont,TX)HSHSTXNoP---------------Beaumont,TX
    1966- 23- 443-HOU
    24463John FletcherCHigh SchoolLee (Columbus,MS)HSHSMSNoC5-11190LR1948-08-13Columbus,MS
    1969-  3-  56-BOS
    25483Dan Monzon2BCollegeBuena VistaNCAA 2---IANo2B-3B5-10182RR1946-05-17Bronx,NY
    1967-  2-  23-MIN
    26503Robert AndersonCHigh SchoolBoulder (Boulder,CO)HSHSCONoC------------------
    1966- 26- 503-HOU
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    27523Benny LooperCHigh SchoolGranite (Granite,OK)HSHSOKNoC6-2195RR1948-09-29Granite,OK
    1968-  2-  37-SLN
    28542Jerry MarionOFCollegeWyomingNCAA 1JrWYNoOF------------------
    1967-  9- 140-ATL
    29560Edmund MantiepCollegeSyracuseNCAA 1---NYNoP6-2210BR------
    1968-  4-  63-SFN
    30577Robert CassadyIFHigh SchoolNeshaminy (Langhorne,PA)HSHSPAYesIF5-10170RR---Langhorne,PA
    1966- 30- 577-HOU
    31594Boyd Van PattenOFHigh SchoolSpringville (Springville,UT)HSHSUTYesOF6-1190RR---Springville,UT
    1966- 31- 594-HOU
    32611Steve EvanspHigh SchoolNorthville (Northville,MI)HSHSMINoP6-4225RR1947-12-19Elmhurst,IL
    1968-  1-  17-SLN
    33628James Moore3BHigh SchoolHalifax County (South Boston,VA)HSHSVAYes3B6-0165RR1948-02-06South Boston,VA
    1966- 33- 628-HOU
    34645Jeffrey BowmanpHigh SchoolDowney (Modesto,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Modesto,CA
    1967-  3-  57-LAN
    35662Patrick WarrenOfCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---OHYesOF6-3190RL------
    1966- 35- 662-HOU
    36677Phillip JonespHigh SchoolJasper (Jasper,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1966- 36- 677-HOU
    37690Mark ScallypHigh SchoolArchbishop Curley (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3195RR1947-11-02Miami,FL
    1966- 37- 690-HOU
    38702Herbert PetersonCHigh SchoolRosenwald (Panama City,FL)HSHSFLYesC6-1190LR1947-10-17Panama City,FL
    1966- 38- 702-HOU
    39714Jerome HallOfHigh SchoolArlington (Arlington,TX)HSHSTXNoOF---------------Arlington,TX
    1966- 39- 714-HOU
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    Rnd Drafted Round Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site dPos Position when drafted (May differ from eventual position) School Drafted From High School or College attended by player at time when drafted Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Reg Region related to nearby geographical element Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system