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1972 Cleveland Indians Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Eric RaichPCollegeUSCNCAA 1---CAYesP6-4225RR1951-11-01Detroit,MI
    1972-  1-   1-CLE
    12Rich DauerSS-2BCollegeSan Bernardino Valley CollegeCCCAASoCANo2B-3B6-0180RR1952-07-27San Bernardino,CA
    1974-  1-  24-BAL
    12Rick ManningSSHigh SchoolLaSalle (Niagara Falls,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-DH6-1180LR1954-09-02Niagara Falls,NY
    1972-  1-   2-CLE
    121Duane KuiperSSCollegeSouthern IllinoisNCAA 1SrILYes2B-1B6-0175LR1950-06-19Racine,WI
    1972-  1-  21-CLE
    225John Langerhans1BCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYes1B6-1201LL1949-10-02Mcallen,TX
    1972-  2-  25-CLE
    225Anthony GiammaresisSSCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLYesSS------------------
    1972-  2-  25-CLE
    226Bob GrossmanPCollegeMarylandNCAA 1---MDYesOF6-4200RR1951-06-19San Diego,CA
    1972-  2-  26-CLE
    340Michael SmithPCollegeDe AnzaCCCAA---CAYesP6-1205RR------
    1972-  3-  40-CLE
    244Don CollinsPCollegeSouth Georgia CollegeNJCAA---GANoP6-2195RL1952-09-15Lyons,GA
    1972-  2-  30-ATL
    447Rick BethkePCollegeCerritosCCCAA---CANoP6-1190LL1953-08-07Lynwood,CA
    1973-  2-  26-TEX
    349Clyde FinkOFHigh SchoolEast Rowan (Salisbury,NC)HSHSNCYesOF6-2187RR1953-04-01Salisbury,NC
    1972-  3-  49-CLE
    350Dennis EckersleyPHigh SchoolWashington (Fremont,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2190RR1954-10-03Oakland,CA
    1972-  3-  50-CLE
    551Charles HendrixPCollegeGrossmontCCCAA---CAYesP6-2180RR1953-08-02Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  5-  51-CLE
    366Bill TaylorIFCollegeMira Costa CollegeCCCAA---CANoIF---------------Encinitas,CA
    1972-  3-  66-CLE
    472Michael SmithPCollegeDe AnzaCCCAA---CANoP6-1205RR------
    1972-  3-  40-CLE
    474John SciarraIFHigh SchoolBishop Amat (La Puente,CA)HSHSCANoIF------------1954-03-02La Puente,CA
    1974-  7- 168-BAL
    484Mike Hannah1BCollegeOhioNCAA 1---OHYes1B6-4205RR1949-11-04Newark,OH
    1972-  4-  84-CLE
    591Charles Petrillo2BCollegeSt. Clair County CCNJCAA---MIYes2B------------------
    1972-  5-  91-CLE
    597Edward BurzoOFCollegeNassau CCNJCAA---NYYesOF6-0195RR1952-11-20Brooklyn,NY
    1972-  5-  97-CLE
    598Jeff FeramiscoiF-OfHigh SchoolFresno (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-0175RR1954-02-18Fresno,CA
    1974-  2-  30-BAL
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    6105Alan LobbPCollegeElizabethtownNCAA 2---PAYesP---------------Bangor,PA
    1972-  6- 105-CLE
    6106John KeoughPCollegeMiami DadeNJCAA---FLYesP------------------
    1972-  6- 106-CLE
    7111Ben HeiseSSCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoSS5-11170RR1951-12-18Vacaville,CA
    1974- 10- 220-CLE
    7118Michael JohnsonPCollegeBacone CollegeNAIA---OKYesP------RR------
    1972-  7- 118-CLE
    6122Rex BynumOF-ifCollegeAlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesOF-IF6-2195LL1950-09-22Enterprise,AL
    1972-  6- 122-CLE
    7146Kris YoderCHigh SchoolSavanna (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-2175RR1954-06-16Orange,CA
    1972-  7- 146-CLE
    8170Robert HickeyIFCollegeHigh PointNAIA---NCYes2B5-7160BR1950-09-23Waco,TX
    1972-  8- 170-CLE
    9194Mike ArmstrongPHigh SchoolNorth Shore (Sea Cliff,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-3206RR1954-03-07Glen Cove,NY
    1974-  1-  24-CIN
    10218Pete RedfernPHigh SchoolSylmar (Sylmar,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2195RR1954-08-25Glendale,CA
    1976-  1-   1-MIN
    11242Ken KirchnerPHigh SchoolRichmond Heights (Richmond Heights,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-3190LL1954-07-23Richmond Heights,OH
    1972- 11- 242-CLE
    12266Dick CombsOFHigh SchoolLakeland Christian (Lakeland,FL)HSHSFLYesOF6-1195RR1954-08-03Lakeland,FL
    1972- 12- 266-CLE
    13290James EdenpHigh SchoolSolon (Solon,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1972- 13- 290-CLE
    14314Dan ShawpCollegeStanfordNCAA 1JrCANoP6-2180RR------
    1973-  1-  13-SDN
    15338Larry UnseriF-OfCollegeMarian CollegeNAIA---INYesOF6-3175RR1950-09-15Decatur,IL
    1972- 15- 338-CLE
    16362George GospodinoffpHigh SchoolNorte Vista (Riverside,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1972- 16- 362-CLE
    17386Manuel AlfonsiniF-OfHigh SchoolMiami Springs (Miami Springs,FL)HSHSFLNoIF-OF---------------Miami Springs,FL
    1973-  3-  56-CLE
    18410Thomas LyonspHigh SchoolSt. Patrick Catholic (Biloxi,MS)HSHSMSNo------195---------Biloxi,MS
    1972- 18- 410-CLE
    19434Kent JudayIFHigh SchoolClay (South Bend,IN)HSHSINNoIF---------------South Bend,IN
    1972- 19- 434-CLE
    20457David MandellpHigh SchoolMaumee (Maumee,OH)HSHSOHNoP6-6215RL1954-03-16Toledo,OH
    1972- 20- 457-CLE
    21480Brian DingesspHigh SchoolGarden Grove (Garden Grove,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3185LL1954-01-14Corona,CA
    1972- 21- 480-CLE
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    22503Dan Van AukenpCollegeSt. Petersburg CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP6-1170BR1953-11-06Painesville,OH
    1972- 22- 503-CLE
    23526Ed Arsenaultp-1BHigh SchoolThomas Richard Robinson (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLYesP-1B6-0190RR1954-03-01Tampa,FL
    1972- 23- 526-CLE
    24548Phillip FrancispHigh SchoolSolon (Solon,OH)HSHSOHNoP---------------Solon,OH
    1977-  6- 124-CHA
    25570Greg ReddingpHigh SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP---------------Tampa,FL
    1972- 25- 570-CLE
    26591Michael MelvinSSHigh SchoolDeep Creek (Chesapeake,VA)HSHSVANoSS------------------
    1972- 26- 591-CLE
    27611Dan O'BrienpHigh SchoolBishop Barry (St. Petersburg,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-4215RR1954-04-22St. Petersburg,FL
    1976-  3-  61-SLN
    28628James ShadepHigh SchoolReynoldsburg (Reynoldsburg,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1972- 28- 628-CLE
    29644Steve RamettaIFHigh SchoolGladstone (Covina,CA)HSHSCAYes1B-3B6-0185RR1954-03-22Los Angeles,CA
    1972- 29- 644-CLE
    30659Ken BolekOFHigh SchoolUniversity (Hunting Valley,OH)HSHSOHNoOF-SS5-11180LR1953-12-20Chardon,OH
    1976- 24- 550-DET
    31674Ken GrollepHigh SchoolLos Altos (Los Altos,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3200LR1954-04-10Ann Arbor,MI
    1972- 31- 674-CLE
    32688Robert RossipHigh SchoolCorning West (Corning,NY)HSHSNYNoP------------------
    1972- 32- 688-CLE
    33701Bob PurkeypHigh SchoolBethel Park (Bethel Park,PA)HSHSPANoP---------------Bethel Park,PA
    1973-  2-  40-LAN
    34713Steve Meisnerif-OfHigh SchoolFontana (Fontana,CA)HSHSCANoIF-OF------------------
    1972- 34- 713-CLE
    35723Dennis Smith1BCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---OHNo1B------L------Bowling Green,OH
    1973-  3-  65-SFN
    36733Rick LangfordOfCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLNoP-OF6-0180RR1952-03-20Farmville,VA
    1973-  0-   0-PIT
    37743Robert Meyer3B---Indiana------INYes2B6-1170RR---Aurora,IN
    1972- 37- 743-CLE
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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