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1977 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    12Bill Springman2BCollegeOral RobertsNCAA 1---OKNo2B-SS6-3190RR1956-10-06Dana Point,CA
    1978-  7- 170-CAL
    AA1978-1980
    116Tom FiesthumelP---NY---------YesP5-11160LL---Utica,NY
    1977-  1-  16-PIT
    A-1977-1977
    118Paul RudimanP---MD---------YesP6-2205RR---Lanham,MD
    1977-  1-  18-PIT
    A1977-1977
    118Anthony NicelyOFHigh SchoolMeadowdale (Dayton,OH)HSHSOHYesOF6-1185RR---Dayton,OH
    1977-  1-  18-PIT
    A+1977-1980
    227Michael Selwood3B-CCollegeGolden West CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-C6-0---RR------
    1977-  2-  27-PIT
    A1977-1977
    239Dave BanesSSCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAAFrFLNoSS-2B5-11165RR1958-07-11Gainesville,FL
    1980- 16- 412-NYA
    AA1980-1982
    242Randy CooneyP---PA---------YesP6-0185RL---Austin,PA
    1977-  2-  42-PIT
    A-1977-1977
    244Mike PillPHigh SchoolEdgewood (West Covina,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR---West Covina,CA
    1977-  2-  44-PIT
    A1977-1979
    345Michael ChildsCCollegeRanger CollegeNJCAA---TXNoOF-C6-1180RR1958-09-30---
    1978-  1-  23-TEX
    A1978-1979
    453Casey HaganPCollegeLos Angeles Harbor CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-3192BL1956-02-12Los Angeles,CA
    1977-  4-  53-PIT
    A-1977-1977
    354Timothy NewstonOFCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZYesC---------------Pendleton,OR
    1977-  3-  54-PIT
    ---
    368Joe KubitOFCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLYes1B-OF6-3195RR------
    1977-  3-  68-PIT
    A+1980-1983
    370Lance DoddPHigh SchoolAtholton (Columbia,MD)HSHSMDYesP6-5216RR---Columbia,MD
    1977-  3-  70-PIT
    A+1977-1982
    493Mark Endriss2BCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAASoAZYes2B------------------
    1977-  4-  93-PIT
    ---
    496Stu CliburnPCollegeDelta StateNCAA 2---MSYesP6-0193RR1956-12-19Jackson,MS
    1977-  4-  96-PIT
    AAA1977-1990
    5115Robert FergusonPCollegePoint Park CollegeNAIA---PAYesP6-1175LL------
    1977-  5- 115-PIT
    A1977-1977
    5122Jim PoffOFHigh SchoolWorkman (City of Industry,CA)HSHSCAYes2B-3B6-0165RR---La Puente,CA
    1977-  5- 122-PIT
    A+1977-1980
    6135Joel PyfromPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP6-0187RR---Miami,FL
    1977-  6- 135-PIT
    A+1982-1982
    6148Randy SmithPHigh SchoolChildersburg (Childersburg,AL)HSHSALNoP------------------
    1977-  6- 148-PIT
    ---
    7174Chuck PowellPHigh SchoolFullerton (Fullerton,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-0175RL1959-10-18Fullerton,CA
    1977-  7- 174-PIT
    A+1977-1981
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8200Paul MooreOFHigh SchoolFort Chiswell (Maxmeadows,VA)HSHSVAYesOF6-0175LR---Maxmeadows,VA
    1977-  8- 200-PIT
    Rk1977-1977
    9226Michael ShoafPHigh SchoolCarson (Carson City,NV)HSHSNVYesP6-0172LL---Leawood,KS
    1977-  9- 226-PIT
    A1977-1978
    10252Phillip CyburtPHigh SchoolBrea-Olinda (Brea,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2180LL---Brea,CA
    1977- 10- 252-PIT
    AA1977-1985
    11278Rick LancellottiOFCollegeRowanNCAA 3---NJYesOF-1B6-3195LL1956-07-05Providence,RI
    1977- 11- 278-PIT
    MLB1982-19901977-1991
    12304Wayne TollesonSSCollegeWestern CarolinaNCAA 1---NCNoSS-2B5-9160BR1955-09-22Spartanburg,SC
    1978-  8- 202-TEX
    MLB1981-19901978-1990
    13330Michael Davis2BHigh SchoolParker (Janesville,WI)HSHSWINo3B-1B6-0175RR1959-07-18Janesville,WI
    1980-  4-  79-NYN
    AAA1981-1986
    14356Gerald BusbypHigh SchoolChaparral (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVYesP6-0190RR---Las Vegas,NV
    1977- 14- 356-PIT
    Rk1977-1977
    15382Ben WiltbankpCollegeBaltimore City CCNJCAA---MDYesP6-1190RR1956-03-13Lewes,DE
    1977- 15- 382-PIT
    AAA1977-1982
    16408Mark BeuclearpHigh SchoolDickinson (Dickinson,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1978-  2-  45-OAK
    ---
    17434Mark Gray2B-SSHigh SchoolGallatin County (Warsaw,KY)HSHSKYNo2B-SS------------------
    1977- 17- 434-PIT
    ---
    18459Dennis RasmussenpHigh SchoolBear Creek (Lakewood,CO)HSHSCONoP6-7225LL1959-04-18Los Angeles,CA
    1980-  1-  17-CAL
    MLB1983-19951978-1995
    19483Wendell HibbettOFCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYesOF-P6-3210RL1955-05-27---
    1977- 19- 483-PIT
    A1977-1979
    20507Casey ClarkOFCollegeSan DiegoNCAA 2---CAYes3B-P6-4195RR------
    1977- 20- 507-PIT
    A+1977-1978
    21531Rusty Sheltonp-CHigh SchoolGretna (Gretna,VA)HSHSVANoP-C6-3230LR1959-03-06Lynchburg,VA
    1977- 21- 531-PIT
    Rk1978-1978
    22555Larry DotsonOFHigh SchoolSan Bernardino (San Bernardino,CA)HSHSCANoOF5-11165LR1959-06-02San Bernardino,CA
    1980- 10- 244-CLE
    AA1980-1981
    23579Jessie JonesCCollegeJackson StateNCAA 2---MSYesC5-11170RR------
    1977- 23- 579-PIT
    A+1977-1977
    24602Ron ThurstonCHigh SchoolWilson (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCANoC---------------Long Beach,CA
    1979-  4-  55-MIL
    ---
    25624Fulton WalkerOFHigh SchoolMartinsburg (Martinsburg,WV)HSHSWVNoOF------------1958-04-30Martinsburg,WV
    1977- 25- 624-PIT
    NCAA1979-1981
    26645Mark HaleyOFHigh SchoolCabrillo (Lompoc,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-2250RR1959-06-26Torrance,CA
    1977- 26- 645-PIT
    ---
    27663Kurt KingsolverOFCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANoC-1B5-11175RR1958-09-25Los Alamitos,CA
    1979- 16- 413-MIL
    AAA1979-1983
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    28680Marvin FowlerpHigh SchoolMadison (San Diego,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1978-  3-  60-PIT
    ---
    29693Paul DotypHigh SchoolSantana (Santee,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5230RR1959-04-13Santee,CA
    1981- 26- 667-NYA
    A1982-1983
    30704Chick Valley1B-pCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1---CAYes1B-P6-0175BL1955-09-28---
    1977- 30- 704-PIT
    AAA1977-1983
    31715Edward Baker2BCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAA---GAYes2B6-1175RR------
    1977- 31- 715-PIT
    A1977-1977
    32726Michael FergusonpHigh SchoolNorthview (Covina,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2189RR1958-11-20Covina,CA
    1980-  2-  46-CIN
    A+1980-1984
    33737Robert WickspHigh SchoolAmador Valley (Pleasanton,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Pleasanton,CA
    1978-  4-  65-SDN
    ---
    34746Bill Metil3BHigh SchoolNorthgate (Pittsburgh,PA)HSHSPANo2B-3B6-0170LR1959-06-15Pittsburgh,PA
    1980- 17- 435-CIN
    A+1980-1983
    35754Timothy Ganch1BCollegePoint Park CollegeNAIA---PAYesP6-1175LL---Pittsburgh,PA
    1977- 35- 754-PIT
    A1977-1979
    36761George HillOfCollegeVirginia TechNCAA 1---VAYesOF6-0170LL------
    1977- 36- 761-PIT
    A+1977-1978
    37767Steven HawesOfCollegeTennessee Wesleyan CollegeNAIA---TNYesOF6-0185RR------
    1977- 37- 767-PIT
    A1977-1977
    38771Rick Witt3BCollegeSpokane CCNWAACCFrWANo1B-C6-2195RR------
    1980- 22- 550-SDN
    A-1979-1980
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