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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
    MLB1975-19761975-1978
    12Rich DauerSS-2BCollegeSan Bernardino Valley CollegeCCCAASoCANo2B-3B6-0180RR1952-07-27San Bernardino,CA
    1974-  1-  24-BAL
    MLB1976-19851973-1985
    12Rick ManningSSHigh SchoolLaSalle (Niagara Falls,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-DH6-1180LR1954-09-02Niagara Falls,NY
    1972-  1-   2-CLE
    MLB1975-19871972-1987
    121Duane KuiperSSCollegeSouthern IllinoisNCAA 1SrILYes2B-1B6-0175LR1950-06-19Racine,WI
    1972-  1-  21-CLE
    MLB1974-19851972-1985
    225John Langerhans1BCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYes1B6-1201LL1949-10-02Mcallen,TX
    1972-  2-  25-CLE
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    225Anthony GiammaresisSSCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLYesSS------------------
    1972-  2-  25-CLE
    ---
    226Bob GrossmanPCollegeMarylandNCAA 1---MDYesOF6-4200RR1951-06-19San Diego,CA
    1972-  2-  26-CLE
    AAA1977-1978
    340Michael SmithPCollegeDe AnzaCCCAA---CAYesP6-1205RR------
    1972-  3-  40-CLE
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    244Don CollinsPCollegeSouth Georgia CollegeNJCAA---GANoP6-2195RL1952-09-15Lyons,GA
    1972-  2-  30-ATL
    MLB1977-19801972-1981
    447Rick BethkePCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-1190LL1953-08-07Lynwood,CA
    1973-  2-  26-TEX
    ---
    349Clyde FinkOFHigh SchoolEast Rowan (Salisbury,NC)HSHSNCYesOF6-2187RR1953-04-01Salisbury,NC
    1972-  3-  49-CLE
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    350Dennis EckersleyPHigh SchoolWashington (Fremont,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2190RR1954-10-03Oakland,CA
    1972-  3-  50-CLE
    MLB1975-19981972-1998
    551Charles HendrixPCollegeGrossmont CollegeCCCAA---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
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    6105Alan LobbPCollegeElizabethtown CollegeNCAA 2---PAYesP---------------Bangor,PA
    1972-  6- 105-CLE
    ---
    6106John KeoughPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP------------------
    1972-  6- 106-CLE
    ---
    7111Ben HeiseSSCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoSS5-11170RR1951-12-18Vacaville,CA
    1974- 10- 220-CLE
    AA1977-1977
    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
    AAA1977-1979
    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
    MLB1980-19871974-1987
    10218Pete RedfernPHigh SchoolSylmar (Sylmar,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2195RR1954-08-25Glendale,CA
    1976-  1-   1-MIN
    MLB1976-19821974-1983
    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
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    14314Dan ShawpCollegeStanfordNCAA 1JrCANoP6-2180RR------
    1973-  1-  13-SDN
    NCAA1970-1973
    15338Larry UnseriF-OfCollegeMarian CollegeNAIA---INYesOF6-3175RR1950-09-15Decatur,IL
    1972- 15- 338-CLE
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    16362George GospodinoffpHigh SchoolNorte Vista (Riverside,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1972- 16- 362-CLE
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    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
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    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
    MLB1978-19791977-1981
    28628James ShadepHigh SchoolReynoldsburg (Reynoldsburg,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1972- 28- 628-CLE
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    29644Steve RamettaIFHigh SchoolGladstone (Covina,CA)HSHSCAYes1B-3B6-0185RR1954-03-22Los Angeles,CA
    1972- 29- 644-CLE
    AA1977-1979
    30659Ken BolekOFHigh SchoolUniversity (Hunting Valley,OH)HSHSOHNoOF-SS5-11180LR1953-12-20Chardon,OH
    1976- 24- 550-DET
    AA1977-1978
    31674Ken GrollepHigh SchoolLos Altos (Los Altos,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3200LR1954-04-10Ann Arbor,MI
    1972- 31- 674-CLE
    NCAA1973-1975
    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
    MLB1976-19861973-1988
    37743Robert Meyer3B---IN---------Yes2B6-1170RR---Aurora,IN
    1972- 37- 743-CLE
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