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1972 Minnesota Twins Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Bob KoeppelP-OFCollegeBradleyNCAA 1---ILYesP-OF6-0200LL1950-02-12Bartonville,IL
    1972-  1-   1-MIN
    NCAA1970-1971
    17Lew LemerP------------YesP---------------Panorama City,CA
    1972-  1-   7-MIN
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    18Dick RuthvenPCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CANoP6-3190RR1951-03-27Sacramento,CA
    1973-  1-   1-PHI
    MLB1973-19861971-1986
    117John EicholtzPCollegeFresno City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-3195RR1953-05-18Fresno,CA
    1972-  1-  17-MIN
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    225Joseph YocumPCollegeFresno City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-1185RR---Fresno,CA
    1972-  2-  25-MIN
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    231William Bishop1BCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYes1B---------------Bronx,NY
    1972-  2-  31-MIN
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    232Clay WestlakeC-1BHigh SchoolLoara (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANo1B6-3210LR1954-08-18Anaheim,CA
    1976- 15- 345-MON
    A+1977-1978
    235Alvis Woods1BCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-DH6-3195LL1953-08-08Oakland,CA
    1972-  2-  35-MIN
    MLB1977-19861973-1986
    348Warren CromartieOFCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoOF-1B6-0192LL1953-09-29Miami Beach,FL
    1973-  1-   4-MON
    MLB1974-19911974-1991
    354John PanglePCollegeParsonsNCAA 2---IAYesP6-1185RR1950-08-12---
    1972-  3-  54-MIN
    ---
    356Willie NorwoodOFCollegeLa VerneNCAA 2---CAYesOF-DH6-0185RR1950-11-07Long Beach,CA
    1972-  3-  56-MIN
    MLB1977-19801972-1980
    476Tom MitterholzerOF------------YesOF6-4---RR---La Crescenta,CA
    1972-  4-  76-MIN
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    480William DanielsPHigh SchoolMontebello (Montebello,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-4195RR---Detroit,MI
    1972-  4-  80-MIN
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    5104Tommy FranklinCHigh SchoolRoberson (Asheville,NC)HSHSNCYesC6-0175RR1953-11-04Asheville,NC
    1972-  5- 104-MIN
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    6128Doug ClareySSHigh SchoolHomestead (Cupertino,CA)HSHSCAYes3B-2B6-0180RR1954-04-20Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  6- 128-MIN
    MLB1976-19761976-1978
    7152Randy Bass1BHigh SchoolLawton (Lawton,OK)HSHSOKYes1B-DH6-1210LR1954-03-13Lawton,OK
    1972-  7- 152-MIN
    MLB1977-19821972-1982
    8176William CowensSSHigh SchoolCentennial (Compton,CA)HSHSCANoSS5-10---RR1955-01-20Compton,CA
    1974- 19- 438-SLN
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    9200Michael BaierSS-2BCollegeMarylandNCAA 1---MDNoSS6-2175RR1949-09-09Baltimore,MD
    1972-  9- 200-MIN
    NCAA1972-1972
    10224Dave StegmanOFHigh SchoolLompoc (Lompoc,CA)HSHSCANoOF-3B5-11190RR1954-01-30Inglewood,CA
    1976-  1-   2-DET
    MLB1978-19841976-1986
    11248Kevin CooneyPCollegeMontclair StateNCAA 2---NJYesP6-1190LR1950-08-12---
    1972- 11- 248-MIN
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    12272Bill StiegemeierPCollegeKansasNCAA 1---KSNoP6-3195RR1950-09-16---
    1972- 12- 272-MIN
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    13296Pete FalconepHigh SchoolLafayette (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-2185LL1953-10-01Brooklyn,NY
    1973-  1-   3-SFN
    MLB1975-19841973-1989
    14320Dan KellyC-SSHigh SchoolUnionville (Kennett Square,PA)HSHSPAYesC-SS6-1185RR1954-08-24Kennett Square,PA
    1972- 14- 320-MIN
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    15344Michael NelsonOFCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CANo1B---------------Yakima,WA
    1972- 15- 344-MIN
    NCAA1970-1973
    16368Thomas Boettcher3B------------Yes3B6-0183RR1949-11-07Madison,WI
    1972- 16- 368-MIN
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    17392Steve WilkinsOFHigh SchoolThe Dalles (The Dalles,OR)HSHSORNoOF-3B6-1185LR---The Dalles,OR
    1975-  3-  44-PIT
    AA1977-1979
    18416Kenneth WrightOFHigh SchoolCentennial (Compton,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-1---RR---Compton,CA
    1974- 20- 455-CAL
    A+1977-1978
    19440Mike Gerakos3BCollegeUCLANCAA 1SrCAYes3B5-11170RR1950-11-24Irvine,CA
    1972- 19- 440-MIN
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    20463Lindsay HoyerOFCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1---MNNoC---------R---Edina,MN
    1972- 20- 463-MIN
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    21486James Saunders3BHigh SchoolPrince Edward County (Farmville,VA)HSHSVANo3B---------------Farmville,VA
    1972- 21- 486-MIN
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    22509Gary SargentIFHigh SchoolBemidji (Bemidji,MN)HSHSMNNoP6-1190LL---Bemidji,MN
    1972- 22- 509-MIN
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    23532John BrooksOFCollegeNorthwesternNCAA 1---ILNoOF6-4185LL------
    1972- 23- 532-MIN
    ---
    24554Lee SturtevantpHigh SchoolLaconia (Laconia,NH)HSHSNHYesP---------------Laconia,NH
    1972- 24- 554-MIN
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    25576Kevin HanzlikCHigh SchoolEdison (Minneapolis,MN)HSHSMNNoC------------------
    1972- 25- 576-MIN
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    26596Lyman BostockOFCollegeCal State NorthridgeNCAA 1---CAYesOF-DH6-1180LR1950-11-22Birmingham,AL
    1972- 26- 596-MIN
    MLB1975-19781975-1978
    27616Michael ThissenpHigh SchoolColumbus Catholic (Waterloo,IA)HSHSIANoP---------------Waterloo,IA
    1972- 27- 616-MIN
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    28633David MorrisonOF-pHigh SchoolMission Bay (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-2180RR1954-03-01San Diego,CA
    1972- 28- 633-MIN
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    29648Richard MetzgerSSHigh SchoolHerbert Hoover (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANoSS------------------
    1972- 29- 648-MIN
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    30663Michael CoronadoSSCollegeCal State Los AngelesNCAA 1SrCAYesSS6-0170RR1950-10-19---
    1972- 30- 663-MIN
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    31677Carlos MorenopHigh SchoolLennox (Lennox,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1972- 31- 677-MIN
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    32690William O'ConnorpCollegeKingsborough CCNJCAA---NYYesP6-3210RR---Spring Valley,CA
    1972- 32- 690-MIN
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    33703David AnnapHigh SchoolJefferson (Denver,CO)HSHSCOYesP6-1185RR1954-07-18Denver,CO
    1972- 33- 703-MIN
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    34715Gary MartinpHigh SchoolAlpaugh (Alpaugh,CA)HSHSCAYesP5-11---LL---Alpaugh,CA
    1972- 34- 715-MIN
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    35725Terry RyanpHigh SchoolParker (Janesville,WI)HSHSWINoP6-0160RL1953-10-26Janesville,WI
    1972- 35- 725-MIN
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    36735Michael HickmanpHigh SchoolTustin (Tustin,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Tustin,CA
    1972- 36- 735-MIN
    NCAA1973-1976
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