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1972 Kansas City Royals Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    18Mike PaynePCollegeDelta StateNCAA 2---MSNoP------------------
    1973-  1-  22-BOS
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    19Dave Collins1B-OFCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoOF-1B5-11175BL1952-10-20Rapid City,SD
    1972-  1-   6-CAL
    MLB1975-19901972-1990
    117Kenzie DavisOFCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF6-1170RR1951-03-01Alta Loma,CA
    1972-  1-  17-KCA
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    118Jamie QuirkSSHigh SchoolSt. Paul (Santa Fe Springs,CA)HSHSCAYesC-3B6-4200LR1954-10-22Whittier,CA
    1972-  1-  18-KCA
    MLB1975-19921972-1992
    229Jerry MaddoxSSCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAAFrCANo3B-1B6-2200RR1953-07-28Whittier,CA
    1975-  8- 186-ATL
    MLB1978-19781977-1979
    233Mike StantonPCollegeMiami-Dade South CCNJCAAFr---NoP-C6-2205BR1952-09-25Phenix City,AL
    1973-  1-   5-HOU
    MLB1975-19851973-1985
    241Ron McDonaldPCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCYesP------------------
    1972-  2-  41-KCA
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    242Dennis LeonardPCollegeIona CollegeNCAA 1---NYYesP-DH6-1190RR1951-05-08Brooklyn,NY
    1972-  2-  42-KCA
    MLB1974-19861972-1986
    355Byron BurnsPCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WAYesP6-4195RR---Kelso,WA
    1974- 18- 407-SDN
    NCAA1973-1974
    364Jerry GomezPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-10---LL1952-04-12Omaha,NE
    1972-  3-  64-KCA
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    366Paul AdamsCHigh SchoolCastlewood (Castlewood,VA)HSHSVANoC---------------Castlewood,VA
    1976- 27- 613-TEX
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    476Mike WalshPCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP---------------La Mirada,CA
    1972-  4-  76-KCA
    ---
    490Doug WesselPCollegeVanderbiltNCAA 1JrTNNoP6-3185RR---St. Louis,MO
    1973-  1-   5-BAL
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    593Mike DupreeOFCollegeFresno City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP-OF6-1185RR1953-05-29Kansas City,KS
    1973-  4-  70-SDN
    MLB1976-19761976-1979
    6102Jerry MaddoxSSCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAAFrCANo3B-1B6-2200RR1953-07-28Whittier,CA
    1975-  8- 186-ATL
    MLB1978-19781977-1979
    7108Steven Jones1B------NS---Yes1B------------------
    1972-  7- 108-KCA
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    5114Karl JacobsenCHigh SchoolValley Central (Montgomery,NY)HSHSNYYesC6-0185RR1954-02-03White Plains,NY
    1972-  5- 114-KCA
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    6138John Rockwell2BCollegeLane CollegeNCAA 3---TNYes2B6-0180RR1954-05-13Chicago,IL
    1972-  6- 138-KCA
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    7162Dale StevenerOFHigh SchoolFrancis Howell (St. Charles,MO)HSHSMOYesOF6-1200LL1953-11-16St. Charles,MO
    1972-  7- 162-KCA
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    8186Stan ButkusPCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-3210RR1951-05-06Elgin,IL
    1972-  8- 186-KCA
    AAA1972-1978
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    9210Shawn HowittOFCollegeMichigan StateNCAA 1---MIYes1B6-3185RR1950-08-04Battle Creek,MI
    1972-  9- 210-KCA
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    10234Kevin BovaOFHigh SchoolLong Branch (Long Branch,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF6-0210RR1954-02-13Long Branch,NJ
    1972- 10- 234-KCA
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    11258Rodney Scott3BHigh SchoolArlington (Indianapolis,IN)HSHSINYes2B-SS6-0160BR1953-10-16Indianapolis,IN
    1972- 11- 258-KCA
    MLB1975-19821972-1983
    12282Scott GardnerpHigh SchoolRiverview (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLNoP------------------
    1972- 12- 282-KCA
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    13306Mike BartellSSHigh SchoolEncinal (Alameda,CA)HSHSCANoSS6-1175BR1954-03-04Alameda,CA
    1975- 17- 387-DET
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    14330Jeff GrossickpHigh SchoolMonominee (Monominee,MI)HSHSMIYesP------------------
    1972- 14- 330-KCA
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    15354Joseph McNamarapHigh SchoolBethlehem Central (Delmar,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-3180RR1954-08-06Delmar,NY
    1972- 15- 354-KCA
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    16378George ThrooppCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-7205RR1950-11-24Pasadena,CA
    1972- 16- 378-KCA
    MLB1975-19791975-1979
    17402Tommy CurranOFCollegeGolden West CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF5-11185RR1952-10-02---
    1974-  4-  90-KCA
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    18426Craig BowserpCollegeLa VerneNCAA 2---CAYesP6-1170RR------
    1972- 18- 426-KCA
    ---
    19450David BradfordSSCollegeMurray StateNCAA 1---KYYesSS6-0165RR1950-08-30Paducah,KY
    1972- 19- 450-KCA
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    20473Juan Quesada3B-1bHigh SchoolDeWitt Clinton (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYYes3B-1B6-2---BR1953-06-16Bronx,NY
    1972- 20- 473-KCA
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    21496John KeisterpCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1---CANoP------------------
    1972- 21- 496-KCA
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    22519Reginald KnapperpHigh SchoolChartiers Houston (Houston,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-0178RR---Houston,PA
    1972- 22- 519-KCA
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    23541Robert Glass3BHigh SchoolLakeland Christian (Lakeland,FL)HSHSFLNoC-1B5-10180RR1954-02-01Lakeland,FL
    1974-  1-   5-LAN
    AA1977-1979
    24563Doug DuncanCHigh SchoolHillcrest (Dallas,TX)HSHSTXNo1B-C6-0185RR1954-12-03Joliet,IL
    1976- 20- 468-TEX
    AA1977-1978
    25584Roman BaileypCollegeUnion UNCAA 2---TNYesP6-2175RR1950-05-29---
    1972- 25- 584-KCA
    ---
    26604Dennis GallagherOFCollegeChapmanNCAA 1---CAYesSS5-11180BR1951-01-09Trowbridge,CA
    1972- 26- 604-KCA
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    27621Tad DavispHigh SchoolLoara (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANoP------------1954-09-06Anaheim,CA
    1972- 27- 621-KCA
    NCAA1973-1976
    28637Mark BrownCHigh SchoolGloucester (Gloucester,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-0190RR1953-08-07Gloucester,MA
    1972- 28- 637-KCA
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    29652Doug BuchananCCollegeEasternNAIA---PAYesC6-1200RR------
    1972- 29- 652-KCA
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    30667Don SpareSSCollegeChapmanNCAA 1---CAYesSS6-0180RR1950-10-27Glendale,CA
    1972- 30- 667-KCA
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    31681Greg FairbankspHigh SchoolSatellite (Satellite Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoP5-11185RR---Satellite Beach,FL
    1975-  3-  64-TEX
    NCAA1976-1976
    32694Bernard Hunting3B-SSHigh SchoolRockford (Rockford,MI)HSHSMIYes3B-SS5-11170BR1954-05-27Rockford,MI
    1972- 32- 694-KCA
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    33707James AuringerSS-pHigh SchoolCorcoran (Syracuse,NY)HSHSNYNoSS-P---------------Syracuse,NY
    1972- 33- 707-KCA
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    34718Mike RobertsOfCollegeNorth CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesC5-10170RR1950-03-01Asheville,NC
    1972- 34- 718-KCA
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    35728Rod BooneOfCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CAYesOF6-3195RR1950-11-11San Diego,CA
    1972- 35- 728-KCA
    NCAA1970-1972
    36738John Urzi2B-SSCollegeSan Jose StateNCAA 1---CAYes2B-SS5-10165RR1951-05-19---
    1972- 36- 738-KCA
    NCAA1972-1972
    37747Eric LittellCHigh SchoolGideon (Gideon,MO)HSHSMOYesC------------------
    1972- 37- 747-KCA
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