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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
    19Dave Collins1B-OFCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoOF-1B5-11175BL1952-10-20Rapid City,SD
    1972-  1-   6-CAL
    117Kenzie DavisOFCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF6-1170RR1951-03-01Alta Loma,CA
    1972-  1-  17-KCA
    118Jamie QuirkSSHigh SchoolSt. Paul (Santa Fe Springs,CA)HSHSCAYesC-3B6-4200LR1954-10-22Whittier,CA
    1972-  1-  18-KCA
    229Jerry MaddoxSSCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAAFrCANo3B-1B6-2200RR1953-07-28Whittier,CA
    1975-  8- 186-ATL
    233Mike StantonPCollegeMiami-Dade South CCNJCAAFrFLNoP-C6-2205BR1952-09-25Phenix City,AL
    1973-  1-   5-HOU
    241Ron McDonaldPCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCYesP------------------
    1972-  2-  41-KCA
    242Dennis LeonardPCollegeIona CollegeNCAA 1---NYYesP-DH6-1190RR1951-05-08Brooklyn,NY
    1972-  2-  42-KCA
    355Byron BurnsPCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WAYesP6-4195RR---Kelso,WA
    1974- 18- 407-SDN
    364Jerry GomezPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-10---LL1952-04-12Omaha,NE
    1972-  3-  64-KCA
    366Paul AdamsCHigh SchoolCastlewood (Castlewood,VA)HSHSVANoC---------------Castlewood,VA
    1976- 27- 613-TEX
    476Mike WalshPCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP---------------La Mirada,CA
    1972-  4-  76-KCA
    490Doug WesselPCollegeVanderbiltNCAA 1JrTNNoP6-3185RR---St. Louis,MO
    1973-  1-   5-BAL
    593Mike DupreeOFCollegeFresno CityCCCAA---CANoP-OF6-1185RR1953-05-29Kansas City,KS
    1973-  4-  70-SDN
    6102Jerry MaddoxSSCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAAFrCANo3B-1B6-2200RR1953-07-28Whittier,CA
    1975-  8- 186-ATL
    7108Steven Jones1B---California---NSCAYes1B------------------
    1972-  7- 108-KCA
    5114Karl JacobsenCHigh SchoolValley Central (Montgomery,NY)HSHSNYYesC6-0185RR1954-02-03White Plains,NY
    1972-  5- 114-KCA
    6138John Rockwell2BCollegeLane CollegeNCAA 3---TNYes2B6-0180RR1954-05-13Chicago,IL
    1972-  6- 138-KCA
    7162Dale StevenerOFHigh SchoolFrancis Howell (St. Charles,MO)HSHSMOYesOF6-1200LL1953-11-16St. Charles,MO
    1972-  7- 162-KCA
    8186Stan ButkusPCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-3210RR1951-05-06Elgin,IL
    1972-  8- 186-KCA
    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
    10234Kevin BovaOFHigh SchoolLong Branch (Long Branch,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF6-0210RR1954-02-13Long Branch,NJ
    1972- 10- 234-KCA
    11258Rodney Scott3BHigh SchoolArlington (Indianapolis,IN)HSHSINYes2B-SS6-0160BR1953-10-16Indianapolis,IN
    1972- 11- 258-KCA
    12282Scott GardnerpHigh SchoolRiverview (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLNoP------------------
    1972- 12- 282-KCA
    13306Mike BartellSSHigh SchoolEncinal (Alameda,CA)HSHSCANoSS6-1175BR1954-03-04Alameda,CA
    1975- 17- 387-DET
    14330Jeff GrossickpHigh SchoolMonominee (Monominee,MI)HSHSMIYesP------------------
    1972- 14- 330-KCA
    15354Joseph McNamarapHigh SchoolBethlehem Central (Delmar,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-3180RR1954-08-06Delmar,NY
    1972- 15- 354-KCA
    16378George ThrooppCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1---CAYesP6-7205RR1950-11-24Pasadena,CA
    1972- 16- 378-KCA
    17402Tommy CurranOFCollegeGolden West CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF5-11185RR1952-10-02---
    1974-  4-  90-KCA
    18426Craig BowserpCollegeLa VerneNCAA 2---CAYesP6-1170RR------
    1972- 18- 426-KCA
    19450David BradfordSSCollegeMurray StateNCAA 1---KYYesSS6-0165RR1950-08-30Paducah,KY
    1972- 19- 450-KCA
    20473Juan Quesada3B-1bHigh SchoolDeWitt Clinton (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYYes3B-1B6-2---BR1953-06-16Bronx,NY
    1972- 20- 473-KCA
    21496John KeisterpCollegeLong Beach StateNCAA 1---CANoP------------------
    1972- 21- 496-KCA
    22519Reginald KnapperpHigh SchoolChartiers Houston (Houston,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-0178RR---Houston,PA
    1972- 22- 519-KCA
    23541Robert Glass3BHigh SchoolLakeland Christian (Lakeland,FL)HSHSFLNoC-1B5-10180RR1954-02-01Lakeland,FL
    1974-  1-   5-LAN
    24563Doug DuncanCHigh SchoolHillcrest (Dallas,TX)HSHSTXNo1B-C6-0185RR1954-12-03Joliet,IL
    1976- 20- 468-TEX
    25584Roman BaileypCollegeUnion UNCAA 2---TNYesP6-2175RR1950-05-29---
    1972- 25- 584-KCA
    26604Dennis GallagherOFCollegeChapmanNCAA 1---CAYesSS5-11180BR1951-01-09Trowbridge,CA
    1972- 26- 604-KCA
    27621Tad DavispHigh SchoolLoara (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANoP------------1954-09-06Anaheim,CA
    1972- 27- 621-KCA
    28637Mark BrownCHigh SchoolGloucester (Gloucester,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-0190RR1953-08-07Gloucester,MA
    1972- 28- 637-KCA
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    29652Doug BuchananCCollegeEasternNAIA---PAYesC6-1200RR------
    1972- 29- 652-KCA
    30667Don SpareSSCollegeChapmanNCAA 1---CAYesSS6-0180RR1950-10-27Glendale,CA
    1972- 30- 667-KCA
    31681Greg FairbankspHigh SchoolSatellite (Satellite Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoP5-11185RR---Satellite Beach,FL
    1975-  3-  64-TEX
    32694Bernard Hunting3B-SSHigh SchoolRockford (Rockford,MI)HSHSMIYes3B-SS5-11170BR1954-05-27Rockford,MI
    1972- 32- 694-KCA
    33707James AuringerSS-pHigh SchoolCorcoran (Syracuse,NY)HSHSNYNoSS-P---------------Syracuse,NY
    1972- 33- 707-KCA
    34718Mike RobertsOfCollegeNorth CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesC5-10170RR1950-03-01Asheville,NC
    1972- 34- 718-KCA
    35728Rod BooneOfCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CAYesOF6-3195RR1950-11-11San Diego,CA
    1972- 35- 728-KCA
    36738John Urzi2B-SSCollegeSan Jose StateNCAA 1---CAYes2B-SS5-10165RR1951-05-19---
    1972- 36- 738-KCA
    37747Eric LittellCHigh SchoolGideon (Gideon,MO)HSHSMOYesC------------------
    1972- 37- 747-KCA
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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