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1968 Houston Astros Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Martin CottCHigh SchoolHutchinson Technical (Buffalo,NY)HSHSNYYesC6-3185LR1950-11-03Buffalo,NY
    1968-  1-   3-HOU
    14Glenn AdamsOFCollegeSpringfield CollegeNCAA 1JrMAYesDH-OF6-0185LR1947-10-04Northbridge,MA
    1968-  1-   4-HOU
    112Michael McFarlandPCollegeMissouriNCAA 1---MOYesP6-1195RR1946-07-01Ironton,MO
    1968-  1-  12-HOU
    115Buddy HarrisPCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYesP6-7245RR1948-12-05Philadelphia,PA
    1968-  1-  15-HOU
    223Rich ChilesOFHigh SchoolWinters (Winters,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-DH5-11170LL1949-11-22Sacramento,CA
    1968-  2-  23-HOU
    224Ken StablerPCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-3215LL1945-12-25Foley,AL
    1968-  2-  24-HOU
    232Sandy VancePCollegeStanfordNCAA 1JrCANoP6-2180RR1947-01-05Lamar,CO
    1968-  2-  33-LAN
    235David Grangaard3BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1JrAZYes3B6-0190RR1947-02-27Willman,MN
    1968-  2-  35-HOU
    343Bill GreifPHigh SchoolJohn H. Reagan (Austin,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-5205RR1950-04-25Fort Stockton,TX
    1968-  3-  43-HOU
    352Robert WilliamsOFCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WAYesOF6-2195RR---Bellevue,WA
    1968-  3-  52-HOU
    355Joseph ArnoldPCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesP5-10165RR1947-02-26Daytona Beach,FL
    1968-  3-  55-HOU
    463Larry Mansfield1BCollegeTennesseeNCAA 1---TNYes1B6-8235LL1948-12-31Memphis,TN
    1968-  4-  63-HOU
    472Ronald Shepard3B-OF---OklahomaHS---OKYes3B-OF---------------Altus,OK
    1968-  4-  72-HOU
    475Richard HicksPCollegeLSUNCAA 1---LAYesP6-1185RR---Shreveport,LA
    1968-  4-  75-HOU
    587Larry YountPHigh SchoolTaft (Woodland Hills,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR1950-02-15Houston,TX
    1968-  5-  87-HOU
    597Lambert FordOFHigh SchoolVineland (Vineland,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF5-9170LR1949-03-03Vineland,NJ
    1968-  5-  97-HOU
    6111John GrantPHigh SchoolWestchester (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-0170LL---Los Angeles,CA
    1968-  6- 111-HOU
    7135Greg PavlickP-3BHigh SchoolThomas A. Edison (Alexandria,VA)HSHSVANoP-3B6-3205RR1950-03-10Washington,DC
    1971-  2-  47-NYN
    8159Raylan HoellwarthCHigh SchoolLodi (Lodi,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-0175RR---Lodi,CA
    1968-  8- 159-HOU
    9183Andrew WilliamsIFHigh SchoolJesuit (New Orleans,LA)HSHSLAYesIF------------------
    1968-  9- 183-HOU
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    10207Carlos AlfonsoIFHigh SchoolNaples (Naples,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-2205RR1950-12-18Naples,FL
    1968- 10- 207-HOU
    11231Kenneth BarnesPHigh SchoolSkyline (Idaho Falls,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-2180RR---Idaho Falls,ID
    1968- 11- 231-HOU
    12255Henry YearganSSHigh SchoolWayne County (Jesup,GA)HSHSGANoSS5-9155BR---Jesup,GA
    1970-  4-  84-SDN
    13279Les RoosSSCollegeTempleNCAA 1---PAYesSS5-8170RR1946-08-14Philadelphia,PA
    1968- 13- 279-HOU
    14303Wendall ClowerspHigh SchoolChattanooga (Chattanooga,TN)HSHSTNNoP---------------Chattanooga,TN
    1968- 14- 303-HOU
    15327Clinton BurrpHigh SchoolCocoa (Cocoa,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-5210RR---Cocoa,FL
    1968- 15- 327-HOU
    16351Curtis BoansOFHigh SchoolDunedin (Dunedin,FL)HSHSFLNoOF---------------Dunedin,FL
    1968- 16- 351-HOU
    17375David Snow3BHigh SchoolBellflower (Bellflower,CA)HSHSCANo3B---------------Bellflower,CA
    1968- 17- 375-HOU
    18399Ken ForschpCollegeOregon StateNCAA 1---ORYesP6-4210RR1946-09-08Sacramento,CA
    1968- 18- 399-HOU
    19423Rodney ClaboOFCollegeTempleNCAA 1---PAYesOF6-1190BR------
    1968- 19- 423-HOU
    20446James BaasseSSHigh SchoolOliver P. Morton (Hammond,IN)HSHSINYesSS6-1185LR---Hammond,IN
    1968- 20- 446-HOU
    21468Edward OntiverospHigh SchoolBakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3203RR---Bakersfield,CA
    1968- 21- 468-HOU
    22490Don HagerCHigh SchoolSherman (Seth,WV)HSHSWVNoC---------------Seth,WV
    1968- 22- 490-HOU
    23512John EulerpHigh SchoolMilford Mill (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDNoP6-3190RR---Baltimore,MD
    1971-  2-  42-BAL
    24534Darrell JonespHigh SchoolComanche (Comanche,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-2170RR---Comanche,OK
    1968- 24- 534-HOU
    25556John CantypCollegeMassachusettsNCAA 1---MAYesP6-1195LL---Dudley,MA
    1968- 25- 556-HOU
    26578Steven MillerpHigh SchoolDowling (West Des Moines,IA)HSHSIAYesP6-3210LL---West Des Moines,IA
    1968- 26- 578-HOU
    27600Harmon BoveCHigh SchoolBurlington (Burlington,VT)HSHSVTYesC5-10190LR---Burlington,VT
    1968- 27- 600-HOU
    28622John FoxC-OFHigh SchoolLansdowne (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDYesC-OF------------------
    1968- 28- 622-HOU
    29644David DoyleSSHigh SchoolLynwood (Lynwood,CA)HSHSCAYesSS6-0170RR---Lynwood,CA
    1968- 29- 644-HOU
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    30666Clifford PowersIFHigh SchoolSouth Broward (Hollywood,FL)HSHSFLNoIF---------------Hollywood,FL
    1968- 30- 666-HOU
    31688Steven GriffithpHigh SchoolPacifica (Garden Grove,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0190RR1950-12-28Garden Grove,CA
    1969-  7- 104-KCA
    32708Phillip CorddrypCollegeMarylandNCAA 1---MDNoP6-1175BL1947-04-08Bethesda,MD
    1969-  2-  33-BOS
    33726Alan PeterspHigh SchoolVerbum Dei (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-5190RR---Los Angeles,CA
    1968- 33- 726-HOU
    34742Ronald GarlinOfHigh SchoolMcArthur (Hollywood,FL)HSHSFLNoOF------------------
    1969-  4-  74-BOS
    35758Gary KlassSSHigh SchoolReitz (Evansville,IN)HSHSINNoSS---------------Evansville,IN
    1968- 35- 758-HOU
    36773James Fallersp-OfHigh SchoolMount Pleasant (Wilmington,DE)HSHSDENoP-OF------------------
    1968- 36- 773-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