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1969 New York Mets Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Bruce HeinbechnerP------NS---NoP6-1195LL1951-02-23Inglewood,CA
    1969-  2-  46-CAL
    ---
    14Randy SterlingPHigh SchoolKey West (Key West,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-2195BR1951-04-21Key West,FL
    1969-  1-   4-NYN
    MLB1974-19741974-1974
    112Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NE
    1969-  1-  12-NYN
    NCAA1969-1969
    113Billy CottonCCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZNoC6-0180RR1948-10-10McCook,NE
    1969-  1-  12-NYN
    NCAA1969-1969
    227Ken EspositoPCollegeNassau CCNJCAA---NYYesP6-2175LL1950-06-09Flushing,NY
    1969-  2-  27-NYN
    ---
    228Joe NolanCHigh SchoolSouthwest (St. Louis,MO)HSHSMOYesC-DH6-0190LR1951-05-12St. Louis,MO
    1969-  2-  28-NYN
    MLB1972-19851969-1985
    236Mark KitchellOF------Fr---YesOF------------------
    1969-  2-  36-NYN
    ---
    237Jerry PerkinsPCollegeIndianaNCAA 1---INYesP6-0205BL1949-01-20Miller,IN
    1969-  2-  37-NYN
    ---
    351Doug BritellePCollegeRutgersNCAA 1SrNJYesP---------------Massapequa,NY
    1970-  2-  43-DET
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    352Garnett DavisC-OFHigh SchoolColumbus East (Columbus,OH)HSHSOHYesC-OF5-11180RR---Columbus,OH
    1969-  3-  52-NYN
    ---
    357Larry Fritz1BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYesH6-2225LL1949-02-14East Chicago,IN
    1969-  3-  57-NYN
    MLB1975-19751969-1975
    361Greg Archer1BCollegeCollege of the SequoiasCCCAA---CAYesP-1B---------------Corcoran,CA
    1969-  3-  61-NYN
    ---
    472David CareyP------------NoP5-11183LR------
    1971-  4-  77-MON
    ---
    476Bob KleiberSSHigh SchoolVandalia-Butler (Vandalia,OH)HSHSOHNoSS6-0170BR1950-11-09Piqua,OH
    1972- 29- 649-NYN
    ---
    480Richard BreesePCollegeAlbuquerqueNAIA---NMYesP6-0165LR---Port Chester,NY
    1969-  4-  80-NYN
    ---
    483Joe KilbyOFCollegeBig Bend CCNWAACC---WANoOF---------------Tacoma,WA
    1969-  1-  13-NYA
    ---
    593Michael BaloghPCollegeNiagara County CCNJCAA---NYYesP---------------Tonawanda,NY
    1969-  5-  93-NYN
    ---
    5100Michael KowalskiPHigh SchoolStratford (Stratford,CT)HSHSCTYesP6-0185RR---Stratford,CT
    1969-  5- 100-NYN
    ---
    6101Nicholas FurlongPCollegeNotre DameNCAA 1---INYesP6-1200RR---Eastchester,NY
    1969-  6- 101-NYN
    ---
    7103John AndrewsPCollegePasadena City CollegeCCCAASoCANoP5-10175LL1949-02-09Monterey Park,CA
    1969-  7- 103-NYN
    MLB1973-19731973-1977
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    5105Vince BigoneOF-3BCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1SrCAYes3B-OF6-0195LR1947-03-27San Francisco,CA
    1969-  5- 105-NYN
    ---
    6124Mike SigmanPCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1JrCAYesP---------------San Diego,CA
    1969-  6- 124-NYN
    ---
    6124Cecil ReynoldsPHigh SchoolNew Hanover (Wilmington,NC)HSHSNCYesP6-3200RR---Wilmington,NC
    1969-  6- 124-NYN
    ---
    7140Bob McLeodPCollegeGeorgetown CollegeNAIA---KYYesP6-1185RR1946-11-23Cincinnati,OH
    1969-  7- 140-NYN
    ---
    7148Joseph MurrayPHigh SchoolSaint Bernard's (Uncasville,CT)HSHSCTYesP6-2165RR---Uncasville,CT
    1969-  7- 148-NYN
    ---
    8172Kenneth Ossola3BCollegeSaint LouisNCAA 1---MONo3B------RR------
    1969-  8- 172-NYN
    NCAA1971-1973
    9196Vernon TempleCHigh SchoolBeaumont (Beaumont,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-2200RR1950-09-13Beaumont,TX
    1973- 19- 448-CHN
    ---
    10220Clifford KerPHigh SchoolGranada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)HSHSCANoP6-1190RR1952-08-21Tracy,CA
    1970-  2-  32-MON
    ---
    11244John TregligusSSHigh SchoolLawton (Lawton,OK)HSHSOKYesSS5-10175RR---Lawton,OK
    1969- 11- 244-NYN
    ---
    12268Ludwig BenedettiSSHigh SchoolSheepshead Bay (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoSS6-0170RR1951-01-12Brooklyn,NY
    1972-  9- 208-BOS
    ---
    13292Gary Betts1BHigh SchoolEaston Area (Easton,PA)HSHSPAYes1B6-2178LL---Easton,PA
    1969- 13- 292-NYN
    ---
    14316Paul CaffreyOF-pHigh SchoolSeton Hall Prep (West Orange,NJ)HSHSNJNoOF-P6-1195RR1951-01-19West Orange,NJ
    1973-  2-  23-KCA
    ---
    15340Thomas BallpHigh SchoolWest Orange-Stark (Orange,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1969- 15- 340-NYN
    ---
    16364Kevin TennantCHigh SchoolArchbishop Molloy (Jamaica,NY)HSHSNYNoC---------------Jamaica,NY
    1973- 23- 525-SFN
    ---
    17388Elroy OtholdpHigh SchoolSt. Paul (Shiner,TX)HSHSTXNoP---------------Shiner,TX
    1969- 17- 388-NYN
    ---
    18412Gerald DavisSSHigh SchoolParker (Janesville,WI)HSHSWIYesSS5-10160RR---Janesville,WI
    1969- 18- 412-NYN
    ---
    19436Victor WorrypCollegePfeifferNCAA 2---NCYesP6-3205LL------
    1969- 19- 436-NYN
    ---
    20460Scotty KurtzpCollegeNorthwest Missouri StateNCAA 2---MONoP5-11180LL------
    1969- 20- 460-NYN
    ---
    21484Lute Barnes2BCollegeOregon StateNCAA 1---ORYes2B-SS5-10160RR1947-04-28Forest City,IA
    1969- 21- 484-NYN
    MLB1972-19731969-1973
    22508John MainpHigh SchoolLyons (Lyons,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-2180RR---Lyons,NY
    1969- 22- 508-NYN
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    23532Doug Farrellp-OFHigh SchoolCardinal Mooney (Rochester,NY)HSHSNYNoP-OF---------------Rochester,NY
    1972-  3-  51-PIT
    ---
    24556Bruce SwansonpHigh SchoolRio Americano (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1969- 24- 556-NYN
    ---
    25580Vic HarrisSSCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF-2B6-0170BR1950-03-27Los Angeles,CA
    1970-  1-   9-OAK
    MLB1972-19801971-1984
    26604Richard KellyCHigh SchoolBrighton (Brighton,CO)HSHSCONoC------------------
    1969- 26- 604-NYN
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    27627Buzz CaprapCollegeIllinois StateNCAA 2---ILYesP5-10168RR1947-10-01Chicago,IL
    1969- 27- 627-NYN
    MLB1971-19771969-1977
    28650Von OpolouspHigh SchoolWest (Salt Lake City,UT)HSHSUTYesP6-1200LL---Salt Lake City,UT
    1969- 28- 650-NYN
    ---
    29673George Leckronep-SSHigh SchoolDover Area (Dover,PA)HSHSPAYes2B6-0160LR---Dover,PA
    1969- 29- 673-NYN
    ---
    30695Robert Steinberg1B-OFCollegeScrantonNCAA 2---PANo1B-OF------------------
    1970- 33- 755-CIN
    ---
    31717George Theodore1B-OFCollegeUtahNCAA 1---UTYesOF-1B6-4190RR1947-11-13Salt Lake City,UT
    1969- 31- 717-NYN
    MLB1973-19741973-1974
    32739Harold HessOFHigh SchoolSeaford (Seaford,NY)HSHSNYNoOF------------------
    1969- 32- 739-NYN
    ---
    33760Greg AllenCCollegeNorth Carolina at PembrokeNAIA---NCYesC5-11190RR1946-12-03---
    1969- 33- 760-NYN
    ---
    34781Robert Murphy1B-CCollegeTulsaNCAA 1---OKNo1B-C------------------
    1969- 34- 781-NYN
    ---
    35801Edmond RobinsonpHigh SchoolWebber (Eastover,SC)HSHSSCYesP5-9188LL---Eastover,SC
    1969- 35- 801-NYN
    ---
    36819Joseph PanelepHigh SchoolLaSalle (Niagara Falls,NY)HSHSNYNoP------LL1951-04-20Niagara Falls,NY
    1969- 36- 819-NYN
    ---
    37835Thomas Kilgore3BCollegeUtahNCAA 1---UTYes3B6-0175RR------
    1969- 37- 835-NYN
    ---
    38850Randall Shippp-CHigh SchoolSouth Sevier (Monroe,UT)HSHSUTNoP-C---------------Monroe,UT
    1969- 38- 850-NYN
    ---
    39865Dave NelsonpHigh SchoolViewmont (Bountiful,UT)HSHSUTNoP6-5215RR1949-09-28Bountiful,UT
    1969- 39- 865-NYN
    A+1977-1977
    40878Larry BurkeSSHigh SchoolMarietta (Marietta,OH)HSHSOHNoSS------------------
    1969- 40- 878-NYN
    ---
    41891John Monickp-ofHigh SchoolWyoming Area (Wyoming,PA)HSHSPANoP-OF6-0160LL1950-10-30Wilkes-Barre,PA
    1969- 41- 891-NYN
    ---
    42902Ed LaBordeCCollegeBethany UniversityNAIA---CAYesC5-10185RR------
    1969- 42- 902-NYN
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    43913James ClouserofCollegeSaint Joseph'sNCAA 1---PANoOF6-4198RR1948-02-01---
    1970-  1-  22-CHN
    ---
    44924James NewmanpHigh SchoolBig Spring (Big Spring,TX)HSHSTXNoP------LL---Big Spring,TX
    1969- 44- 924-NYN
    NCAA1972-1972
    45933Donald McLeodpHigh SchoolNiagara-Wheatfields (Niagara Falls,NY)HSHSNYNoP---------------Niagara Falls,NY
    1969- 45- 933-NYN
    ---
    46942Ronald DrewspCollegeOld DominionNCAA 2---VANoP------------------
    1969- 46- 942-NYN
    ---
    47951Steve JasinskipHigh SchoolChicopee (Chicopee,MA)HSHSMANoP------------1950-12-26Chicopee,MA
    1969- 47- 951-NYN
    ---
    48960Craig MenziofCollegeAdelphiNCAA 2---NYNo1B---------------Islip,NY
    1970-  5-  97-SLN
    ---
    49967Jerry GoodepHigh SchoolMarist (Bayonne,NJ)HSHSNJNoP6-1200RL1951-11-17Bayonne,NJ
    1972-  4-  90-PIT
    ---
    50972Robert CarySSHigh SchoolGreenwood (Greenwood,SC)HSHSSCNoSS------------------
    1969- 50- 972-NYN
    ---
    51977Charles ProrokpHigh SchoolNewman (Checktowaca,NY)HSHSNYNoP------------------
    1969- 51- 977-NYN
    ---
    52980Jack MacKaySSHigh SchoolValley Stream (Franklin Square,NY)HSHSNYNoSS---------------Franklin Square,NY
    1969- 52- 980-NYN
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