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1970 New York Yankees Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Wayne Pitcock1BCollegeArkansas StateNCAA 1---ARYesOF-1B------------------
    1970-  1-   3-NYA
    ---
    111Ron HinckleyPCollegeSt. Johns River CCNJCAA---FLYesP6-2205RR1950-08-28---
    1970-  1-  11-NYA
    ---
    112Dave CheadlePHigh SchoolAsheville (Asheville,NC)HSHSNCYesP6-2203LL1952-02-19Greensboro,NC
    1970-  1-  12-NYA
    MLB1973-19731973-1978
    116Greg Gaffey1BCollegeLincoln-PANCAA 2---PAYes1B6-2185RL1951-04-14Beloit,WI
    1970-  1-  16-NYA
    ---
    227Todd SprecherCCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WANoC---------R---Eugene,OR
    1970-  5-  96-CAL
    ---
    235John Mercado1B-3bCollegeRanger CollegeNJCAA---TXYes1B-3B6-1210BR1951-10-29---
    1970-  2-  35-NYA
    ---
    236Richard EarlePHigh SchoolHighland Park (Highland Park,NJ)HSHSNJYesP6-1190RR1952-04-03Highland Park,NJ
    1970-  2-  36-NYA
    ---
    240Jerry JohnsonPCollegeOregon StateNCAA 1---ORYesP6-2190LL1949-05-13---
    1970-  2-  40-NYA
    ---
    351David HazelipPCollegeColumbia State CCNJCAA---TNYesP6-1160RR1951-10-14Memphis,TN
    1970-  3-  51-NYA
    ---
    359John GaylordPCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-3195LL1950-06-08---
    1970-  3-  50-KCA
    ---
    360Fred LynnOFHigh SchoolEl Monte (El Monte,CA)HSHSCANoOF-DH6-1190LL1952-02-03Chicago,IL
    1973-  2-  41-BOS
    MLB1974-19901972-1990
    475Joel DeTrayPCollegeColumbia Basin CollegeNWAACC---WAYesP6-1195RR1950-08-18Clarkston,WA
    1970-  4-  75-NYA
    ---
    483Lawrence KnightPCollegeRanger CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP------------------
    1970-  4-  83-NYA
    ---
    485David LawsonPHigh SchoolGermantown Academy (Fort Washington,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-3180RR1951-09-15Norristown,PA
    1970-  4-  85-NYA
    ---
    599Dan VelanderPCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WAYesP6-3200RR1950-10-02Portland,OR
    1970-  5-  99-NYA
    ---
    5106Robert CoultasPCollegeDiablo ValleyCCCAA---CAYesOF------------------
    1970-  5- 106-NYA
    ---
    5110Ned JayjackCHigh SchoolNormandy (Parma,OH)HSHSOHYesC6-1190RR1952-11-13Parma,OH
    1970-  5- 110-NYA
    ---
    6118Jack McDonaldPCollegeSpokane CCNWAACC---WAYesP---------------Pullman,WA
    1970-  6- 118-NYA
    ---
    6126James HenleyPHigh SchoolEagle Rock (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesP---------------Los Angeles,CA
    1970-  6- 126-NYA
    ---
    7131Eugene MoserOFCollegeBellevue CCNWAACC---WAYesOF6-2185RR1950-01-09Edmonds,WA
    1970-  7- 131-NYA
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    6135Doug StodgelSSCollegeCal State Los AngelesNCAA 1---CAYesSS5-9170RR1948-08-29---
    1970-  6- 135-NYA
    AAA1977-1977
    7142Gary LeachPCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WAYesP------------------
    1970-  7- 142-NYA
    ---
    8154Jim HefflingerPCollegeMt. Hood CCNWAACC---ORYesP6-4198RL---Portland,OR
    1970-  8- 154-NYA
    ---
    7160Don DemolaPHigh SchoolCommack South (Commack,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-2185RR1952-07-05Glen Cove,NY
    1970-  7- 160-NYA
    MLB1974-19751974-1978
    8185Frank Rossi1BCollegeMontclair StateNCAA 2---NJYes1B6-2197RR1948-10-05Warren,NJ
    1970-  8- 185-NYA
    ---
    9210Tom RobbinsOFCollegeBelhaven CollegeNAIA---MSYesOF5-11170LR1949-03-28---
    1970-  9- 210-NYA
    ---
    10235Julio HernandezSSHigh SchoolMiami Senior (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesSS6-0170RR1953-01-10Miami,FL
    1970- 10- 235-NYA
    ---
    11259Kevin RusnakOFCollegeOhio StateNCAA 1---OHNoOF6-1186RR------
    1970- 30- 694-PHI
    ---
    12283Wes VandenburgOFHigh SchoolHastings (Hastings,MI)HSHSMIYesOF5-10180RR1952-03-09Hastings,MI
    1970- 12- 283-NYA
    ---
    13307Thomas HannibalpCollegePortlandNCAA 1---ORYesP6-1185LL1948-03-28---
    1970- 13- 307-NYA
    ---
    14331Mike McNeillyp-SSCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WANoP-SS6-0175RR------
    1972-  1-   3-NYN
    NCAA1971-1972
    15355Richard BianchiCHigh SchoolSt. Anthonys (Bayonne,NJ)HSHSNJYesC6-0220BR1952-04-20Trenton,NJ
    1970- 15- 355-NYA
    ---
    16379Duane WirthpHigh SchoolSt. Mary's (Phoenix,AZ)HSHSAZNoP------------------
    1971-  6- 112-MON
    ---
    17403Dick ClarkCHigh SchoolAnderson (Anderson,MO)HSHSMOYesC5-9160LR1952-11-25Anderson,MO
    1970- 17- 403-NYA
    ---
    18427Robert BeharpHigh SchoolMonroe (New York,NY)HSHSNYYesP5-11165RR1951-04-13Bronx,NY
    1970- 18- 427-NYA
    ---
    19451Bill SheetspCollegeEastern OregonNAIA---ORYesP------------------
    1970- 19- 451-NYA
    ---
    20475John Shaw2BCollegeMississippiNCAA 1SrMSYes2B5-9160RR1948-07-03---
    1970- 20- 475-NYA
    ---
    21499George BeattieSSHigh SchoolSouth Portland (Portland,ME)HSHSMEYesSS6-3185RR---Portland,ME
    1970- 21- 499-NYA
    ---
    22523Carlos RodriguezSSHigh SchoolBrandeis (New York,NY)HSHSNYYesSS6-1160RR1951-11-04New York,NY
    1970- 22- 523-NYA
    ---
    23547Irving HomsC-OFCollegeLehman College, City New YorkNCAA 2---NYYesC-OF6-1180LR1949-01-03---
    1970- 23- 547-NYA
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    24571Clark BabbittpCollegeWestern WashingtonNAIA---WAYesP6-1175RR1948-05-24Seattle,WA
    1970- 24- 571-NYA
    ---
    25595Tom MartellpHigh SchoolTaft (Lincoln City,OR)HSHSORNoP5-11190LL---Lincoln City,OR
    1971-  4-  51-CAL
    ---
    26617Clyde ArmstrongpHigh SchoolCapital Hill (Troutdale,OR)HSHSORYesP5-11175LL1951-11-12Portland,OR
    1970- 26- 617-NYA
    ---
    27638William KostbraPHigh SchoolReynolds (Troutdale,OR)HSHSORYesP------LL---Troutdale,OR
    1970- 27- 638-NYA
    ---
    28659Randy FinkpHigh SchoolColumbia River (Vancouver,WA)HSHSWANoP------------------
    1970- 28- 659-NYA
    ---
    29680Willie MoralesCHigh SchoolTucson (Tucson,AZ)HSHSAZNoC---------------Tucson,AZ
    1970- 29- 680-NYA
    ---
    30700Doc MedichpCollegePittsburghNCAA 1---PAYesP6-5227RR1948-12-09Aliquippa,PA
    1970- 30- 700-NYA
    MLB1972-19821970-1982
    31719Byron BurnspHigh SchoolKelso (Kelso,WA)HSHSWANoP6-4195RR---Kelso,WA
    1974- 18- 407-SDN
    NCAA1973-1974
    32736Oscar JamesOFHigh SchoolOwensboro (Owensboro,KY)HSHSKYNoOF------------------
    1970- 32- 736-NYA
    ---
    33752Jim CodypCollegeBig Bend CCNWAACC---WANoP6-2205RR---Ione,WA
    1971-  3-  49-PIT
    ---
    34768Robin HippipCollegeCentral WashingtonNCAA 2---WAYesP6-0175RR1948-08-27Toledo,WA
    1970- 34- 768-NYA
    ---
    35784Rich RalstonpCollegeSpokane CCNWAACC---WANoP------------------
    1971-  6- 110-PIT
    ---
    36798Joe Krsnichif-OfHigh SchoolWichita (Wichita,KS)HSHSKSNoOF-IF6-1180LR1951-11-05Seattle,WA
    1972-  1-  13-NYA
    AA1977-1977
    37812Kyle Johnson2BHigh SchoolHelena (Helena,MT)HSHSMTNo2B---------------Helena,MT
    1970- 37- 812-NYA
    ---
    38826Tom CouplespCollegeSeattleNCAA 1---WAYesP6-1180RR1949-05-26---
    1970- 38- 826-NYA
    ---
    39838Robert NielsenOfCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1---MNYesOF6-1185RR------
    1970- 39- 838-NYA
    ---
    40849John Bakis3BCollegeNorwichNCAA 2---VTYes3B5-9175RR1948-03-22---
    1970- 40- 849-NYA
    ---
    41859Jerry SchusterpHigh SchoolBillings West (Billings,MT)HSHSMTNoP---------------Billings,MT
    1970- 41- 859-NYA
    ---
    42867Dave Michaelp-ofHigh SchoolPendleton (Pendleton,OR)HSHSORNoP-OF---------------Pendleton,OR
    1970- 42- 867-NYA
    ---
    43874Randy BrummittpHigh SchoolMcNary (Keizer,OR)HSHSORNoP6-1180BL1953-01-19Salem,OR
    1970- 43- 874-NYA
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    44881John WadepHigh SchoolWest Seattle (Seattle,WA)HSHSWANoC---------------Pasadena,CA
    1971-  6- 113-CAL
    ---
    45888Keith MathenypHigh SchoolKentridge (Kent,WA)HSHSWANoP6-2200RR---Kent,WA
    1970- 45- 888-NYA
    ---
    46895Charles GardinierSSCollegeWestern OregonNCAA 2---ORNoSS------------------
    1970- 46- 895-NYA
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