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1968 Detroit Tigers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Ken SzotkiewiczSSCollegeGeorgia SouthernNCAA 2---GAYesSS6-0165LR1947-02-25Wilmington,DE
    1968-  1-   3-DET
    MLB1970-19701970-1970
    117James Carter3B-SSCollegeGolden West CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B5-11185RR------
    1968-  1-  17-DET
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    118Robert RobinsonOFHigh SchoolThomas Dale (Chester,VA)HSHSVAYesOF6-1196RR1949-10-07Richmond,VA
    1968-  1-  18-DET
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    120Elliott MaddoxiF-OfCollegeMichiganNCAA 1---MIYesOF-3B5-11181RR1947-12-21East Orange,NJ
    1968-  1-  20-DET
    MLB1970-19801968-1981
    223Chuck ScrivenerSSCollegeBaltimore City CCNJCAA---MDYesSS-2B5-9170RR1947-10-03Alexandria,VA
    1968-  2-  23-DET
    MLB1975-19771975-1978
    237Thomas JacksonSSCollegeCitrus CollegeCCCAA---CANoSS------------------
    1968-  2-  37-DET
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    238Bob MolinaroOFHigh SchoolEssex Catholic (East Orange,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF-DH6-0190LR1950-05-21Newark,NJ
    1968-  2-  38-DET
    MLB1975-19831968-1985
    240John HurleyPCollegeMichiganNCAA 1JrMINoP6-3195RR1947-06-15Staten Island,NY
    1969-  1-  10-MIN
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    343Thomas Grayson2BCollegeGuilford CollegeNAIA---NCYesIF-OF5-9180BR------
    1968-  3-  43-DET
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    354Richard GarnerCCollegeSanta Rosa Junior CollegeCCCAA---CAYesC------------------
    1968-  3-  54-DET
    ---
    358Raymond BlossePCollegeHigh PointNAIA---NCYesP6-1193RR------
    1968-  3-  58-DET
    ---
    360Ron WaynePCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1968-  3-  60-DET
    ---
    463Bob O'BrienPCollegeArizonaNCAA 1---AZNoP5-10170LL1949-04-23Pittsburgh,PA
    1969-  4-  74-LAN
    MLB1971-19711971-1971
    471James PooleC------------YesC---------------Detroit,MI
    1968-  4-  71-DET
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    478Thomas CastellarPHigh SchoolJohn F. Kennedy (Taylor,MI)HSHSMIYesP------------------
    1968-  4-  78-DET
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    480Stephen Smith3BCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B6-1190RR---Long Beach,CA
    1968-  4-  80-DET
    ---
    583Stephen Smith3BCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B6-1190RR---Long Beach,CA
    1968-  4-  80-DET
    ---
    587Nicholas ParillaPHigh SchoolStaunton Military Academy (Staunton,VA)HSHSVAYesP---------------Staunton,VA
    1968-  5-  87-DET
    ---
    6101George MooreOF------------YesOF6-0185LL---Detroit,MI
    1968-  6- 101-DET
    ---
    5101Barry SheldonPCollegeGenesee CCNJCAA---NYYesP6-2190LR---Batavia,NY
    1968-  5- 101-DET
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    5102Thomas MillerOFHigh SchoolReading (Reading,PA)HSHSPANoOF---------------Reading,PA
    1968-  5- 102-DET
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    6102Jerry KillianPCollegeMott CCNJCAA---MIYesP6-3190LL1949-01-07Flint,MI
    1968-  6- 102-DET
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    7113Bill SlaybackPCollegeGlendale CC AZNJCAA---AZYesP6-4200RR1948-02-21Hollywood,CA
    1968-  7- 113-DET
    MLB1972-19741968-1974
    7120Harry SaferightCCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLNoC-OF6-0190LR1949-03-04Richmond,VA
    1971- 35- 732-PHI
    AAA1977-1982
    8122Arthur CliffordP------------YesP6-3195RR---Quincy,MA
    1968-  8- 122-DET
    ---
    9126Rod BeckmanSSCollegeMuskegon CCNJCAA---MIYesSS5-11175RR---Muskegon,MI
    1968-  9- 126-DET
    ---
    6126Frank FisherPHigh SchoolWayne Memorial (Wayne,MI)HSHSMIYesP6-4187RR1950-10-22Wayne,MI
    1968-  6- 126-DET
    ---
    8133Terry WilshusenP------------YesP6-2210RR1949-03-22Atascadero,CA
    1968-  8- 133-DET
    MLB1973-19731973-1973
    9144Vache Bahadurian1BCollegeCity College of New YorkNCAA 2---NYYes1B6-0175LL---Flushing,NY
    1968-  9- 144-DET
    ---
    7150Daryl BusenPHigh SchoolFordson (Dearborn,MI)HSHSMIYesP6-3190RR---Dearborn,MI
    1968-  7- 150-DET
    ---
    10150William CarrollOF---HS------YesOF6-1175RR---Alhambra,CA
    1968- 10- 150-DET
    ---
    8174Ross GrimsleyPHigh SchoolFrayser (Memphis,TN)HSHSTNNoP6-3200LL1950-01-07Topeka,KS
    1969-  1-  17-CIN
    MLB1971-19821971-1986
    9198John HydePHigh SchoolLoyola Academy (Chicago,IL)HSHSILNoP---------------Chicago,IL
    1968-  9- 198-DET
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    10222Marvin LaneOFHigh SchoolPershing (Detroit,MI)HSHSMIYesOF-DH5-11180RR1950-01-18Sandersville,GA
    1968- 10- 222-DET
    MLB1971-19761969-1977
    11246Mark GroveOFHigh SchoolAnchor Bay (Fair Haven,MI)HSHSMIYesOF6-3190LL---Baltimore,MD
    1968- 11- 246-DET
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    12270Terry Rutledge3B-OFHigh SchoolMcLain (Tulsa,OK)HSHSOKNo3B-OF---------------Tulsa,OK
    1968- 12- 270-DET
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    13294Howard JohnsonSSCollegeMilton CollegeNAIA---WIYesSS6-0175RR------
    1968- 13- 294-DET
    ---
    14318Robert Cole1BHigh SchoolPortsmouth West (West Portsmouth,OH)HSHSOHYes1B6-3210LR---West Portsmouth,OH
    1968- 14- 318-DET
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    15342Rex CampbellCHigh SchoolBeaver Local (Lisbon,OH)HSHSOHNoC------------------
    1968- 15- 342-DET
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    16366Spencer HornSSHigh SchoolFort Cobb-Broxton (Fort Cobb,OK)HSHSOKYesSS6-1180RR---Fort Cobb,OK
    1968- 16- 366-DET
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    17390Robert LaFranceCHigh SchoolNatick (Natick,MA)HSHSMAYesC6-1200RR1950-10-29Natick,MA
    1968- 17- 390-DET
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    18414Bob StrampepHigh SchoolJanesville (Janesville,WI)HSHSWIYesP6-1185BR1950-06-13Janesville,WI
    1968- 18- 414-DET
    MLB1972-19721969-1972
    19438Matthew RockwoodOFCollegeGrand Rapids CCNJCAA---MINoOF------------------
    1968- 19- 438-DET
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    20461Barry PertelerpHigh SchoolSwartz Creek (Gaines,MI)HSHSMINoP---------------Gaines,MI
    1968- 20- 461-DET
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    21483Anthony AmendolapHigh SchoolAviation Tech (New York,NY)HSHSNYYesP------------------
    1968- 21- 483-DET
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    22505Michael CrimpHigh SchoolHickman (Columbia,MO)HSHSMONoP------------------
    1968- 22- 505-DET
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    23527Don LeshnockpCollegeYoungstown StateNCAA 2---OHYesP6-3195RL1946-11-25Youngstown,OH
    1968- 23- 527-DET
    MLB1972-19721969-1972
    24549Bill PuryearpHigh SchoolHighland Park Community (Highland Park,MI)HSHSMIYesP6-0170RR---Highland Park,MI
    1968- 24- 549-DET
    ---
    25571Edward LaboriopHigh SchoolCranston (Cranston,RI)HSHSRIYesP6-3195RR---Cranston,RI
    1968- 25- 571-DET
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    26593John BevilpCollegeBaylorNCAA 1---TXYesP6-0180LL1946-05-22Alice,TX
    1968- 26- 593-DET
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    27615Donald MurphyCHigh SchoolSt. Mary's (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-1185LR---Sacramento,CA
    1968- 27- 615-DET
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    28637John ZbercotCHigh SchoolSouth Lake (St. Clair Shores,MI)HSHSMINoC5-10180RR1949-12-14St. Clair Shores,MI
    1969-  3-  52-BOS
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    29659Lary LohsepHigh SchoolSeaman (Seaman,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-4215LL1950-05-16Hillsboro,OR
    1968- 29- 659-DET
    ---
    30681Terry GreeneIFHigh SchoolRepublic (Republic,MO)HSHSMONoIF6-3185LR1950-03-22Springfield,MO
    1968- 30- 681-DET
    ---
    31702Richard FoulkpHigh SchoolSouth Torrance (Torrance,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2187LL---Torrance,CA
    1968- 31- 702-DET
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    32720Wayne HamiltonIFHigh SchoolAirport (Carleton,MI)HSHSMIYesIF6-0180RR---New Boston,MI
    1968- 32- 720-DET
    ---
    33737Stephen CushmorepCollegePrincetonNCAA 1---NJYesP6-3212LL------
    1968- 33- 737-DET
    ---
    34753Keith KasparovitchpHigh SchoolPunahou (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINoP---------------Honolulu,HI
    1968- 34- 753-DET
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    35768John CabralpHigh SchoolKaimuki (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINoP5-9160LL---Honolulu,HI
    1968- 35- 768-DET
    ---
    36783Dennis PrimeauIFHigh SchoolNorthville (Northville,MI)HSHSMINoIF5-8160RR---Northville,MI
    1970-  3-  67-OAK
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    37797Mark PrattpHigh SchoolMonroe (Monroe,MI)HSHSMIYesP6-3185RR---Monroe,MI
    1968- 37- 797-DET
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    38808Michael LongstrethSSHigh SchoolHarding Charter Prep (Oklahoma City,OK)HSHSOKNoSS---------------Oklahoma City,OK
    1969- 10- 163-SE1
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    39818Tom BrevingOfCollegeXavierNCAA 1---OHYesOF5-10170LR---Cincinnati,OH
    1968- 39- 818-DET
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    40827Arthur GrassingpHigh SchoolBourne (Bourne,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-2190RR---Bourne,MA
    1968- 40- 827-DET
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    41836Alfred LiVecchipHigh SchoolLane (Queens Village,NY)HSHSNYNoP---------------Queens Village,NY
    1968- 41- 836-DET
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    42845Shawn Howitt1BHigh SchoolBattle Creek Central (Battle Creek,MI)HSHSMINo1B6-3185RR1950-08-04Battle Creek,MI
    1972-  9- 210-KCA
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    43854Robert HilemanpHigh SchoolStaunton Military Academy (Staunton,VA)HSHSVANoP6-3200RR1949-08-18Fort Belvoir,VA
    1968- 43- 854-DET
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    44862Joseph PellechiIFCollegeFordhamNCAA 1---NYYesIF5-10170LR---Queens,NY
    1968- 44- 862-DET
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    45868Joseph MartinpHigh SchoolShippensburg Area (Shippensburg,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-0185RR---Shippensburg,PA
    1968- 45- 868-DET
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