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1977 Texas Rangers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19Dave RighettiPCollegeSan Jose City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-4210LL1958-11-28San Jose,CA
    1977-  1-   9-TEX
    MLB1979-19951977-1995
    19David HibnerSSHigh SchoolHowell (Howell,MI)HSHSMIYesOF-SS5-10180RR1958-10-15Howell,MI
    1977-  1-   9-TEX
    A+1977-1982
    112Arnold McCraryOFCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesOF-1B5-10175LL1956-04-22Los Angeles,CA
    1977-  1-  12-TEX
    AA1977-1980
    118John ButcherPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP6-4190RR1957-03-08Glendale,CA
    1977-  1-  18-TEX
    MLB1980-19861977-1986
    235Phil CordovaCCollegeColby CollegeNCAA 3---MEYesC------------------
    1977-  2-  35-TEX
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    235Linvel MosbyPHigh SchoolPecos (Pecos,TX)HSHSTXYesP6-2189RR1959-08-03Pecos,TX
    1977-  2-  35-TEX
    A1977-1980
    237Dennis DoyleCCollegeAssumption CollegeNCAA 2---MAYesC5-11190RR---Worcester,MA
    1977-  2-  37-TEX
    A1977-1977
    240Steve WinfieldPCollegePanola CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP6-5210RR1958-12-02Center,TX
    1977-  2-  40-TEX
    AAA1978-1984
    353Bob JohnsonPCollegeSouthwestern Oklahoma StateNAIA---OKNoC-1B6-3195RR1959-07-31Dallas,TX
    1977-  9- 217-TEX
    MLB1981-19831977-1985
    361Billy BowenOFCollegeGrayson County CollegeNJCAA---TXNoOF-1B6-0180LL1957-04-30---
    1979- 21- 523-ATL
    Rk1979-1979
    361Jerry VasquezPCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1JrAZNoP6-2195RR1956-02-04Scottsdale,AZ
    1979-  2-  31-TEX
    AA1979-1979
    487George WrightOFHigh SchoolCapitol City (Oklahoma City,OK)HSHSOKYesOF-DH5-11180BR1958-12-22Oklahoma City,OK
    1977-  4-  87-TEX
    MLB1982-19861977-1991
    487Greg PastorsSSCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoSS-2B6-0180RR---Connellsville,PA
    1978-  1-  11-SDN
    AAA1978-1983
    5109Ron Johnson1BCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAASoAZNo1B-2B6-3215RR1956-03-23Long Beach,CA
    1978- 24- 595-KCA
    MLB1982-19841978-1985
    5113Mike JirscheleSSHigh SchoolClintonville (Clintonville,WI)HSHSWIYes3B-SS5-11195RR1959-03-03Clintonville,WI
    1977-  5- 113-TEX
    AAA1977-1990
    6129Steve Righetti3BCollegeSan Jose City CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-1B5-11175RR1957-09-26San Jose,CA
    1977-  6- 129-TEX
    A1977-1979
    6139Patrick NelsonPHigh SchoolCarol City (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-1190RR1959-01-03Miami,FL
    1977-  6- 139-TEX
    A1977-1979
    7148Frankie Meason1BCollegeParis Junior CollegeNJCAA---TXYes1B------------------
    1977-  7- 148-TEX
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    7165Odie DavisSSCollegePrairie View A&MNCAA 2---TXYesSS-2B6-1178RR1955-08-13San Antonio,TX
    1977-  7- 165-TEX
    MLB1980-19801977-1982
    8191Joseph KnightPHigh SchoolTexas (Texarkana,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1977-  8- 191-TEX
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    9217Bob JohnsonCHigh SchoolJustin F. Kimball (Dallas,TX)HSHSTXYesC-1B6-3195RR1959-07-31Dallas,TX
    1977-  9- 217-TEX
    MLB1981-19831977-1985
    10243Chuck LamsonPCollegeRowan-GloucesterNJCAA---NJYesP-OF6-5200LL1956-09-30---
    1977- 10- 243-TEX
    AA1977-1981
    11269Steven NielsenPCollegePenn StateNCAA 1---PAYesP6-3200RR1955-06-16Levittown,PA
    1977- 11- 269-TEX
    AAA1977-1981
    12295Ronald CarneyOFCollegeTexas WesleyanNAIA---TXYesOF-P6-0170LL1955-11-24Fort Worth,TX
    1977- 12- 295-TEX
    AA1977-1981
    13321Don KainerpCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYesP6-3205RR1955-09-03Houston,TX
    1977- 13- 321-TEX
    MLB1980-19801977-1982
    14347Glenn HollandspCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1---CAYesP6-4190LL1955-11-21Moose Jaw,SK
    1977- 14- 347-TEX
    Rk1977-1977
    15373Jim SuttonpHigh SchoolColton (Colton,CA)HSHSCANoP6-4205RR1959-01-28Flagstaff,AZ
    1981- 24- 602-CHA
    A1981-1982
    16399William LaRosapCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYesP5-11185RR1955-07-04Glassport,PA
    1977- 16- 399-TEX
    A1977-1981
    17425Ken JonespHigh SchoolLennox (Lennox,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0180RR1959-03-20Lennox,CA
    1980-  2-  45-CIN
    AA1980-1985
    18450Rich MartiniOFCollegeUC DavisNCAA 2---CANoOF---------------Roseville,CA
    1977- 18- 450-TEX
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    19475Jim BarbeOFCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1---VAYes1B-3B6-0195RR1954-10-16Sewickley,PA
    1977- 19- 475-TEX
    AA1977-1979
    20499Joe CarrollOFCollegeLehighNCAA 1---PAYesOF6-2190RR1955-06-30---
    1977- 20- 499-TEX
    A1977-1978
    21523Terry MixonSSCollegeGeorgia SouthernNCAA 1---GANoSS6-1170RR---Live Oak,FL
    1978- 12- 292-SEA
    A+1978-1978
    22547Ed LynchpCollegeSouth CarolinaNCAA 1---SCYesP6-5207RR1956-02-25Brooklyn,NY
    1977- 22- 547-TEX
    MLB1980-19871977-1988
    23571John WhitepHigh SchoolMillikan (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCANoP6-6205RR---Long Beach,CA
    1980-  7- 161-SDN
    AA1980-1982
    24594Thad ReeceSSHigh SchoolPorterville (Porterville,CA)HSHSCANo2B-3B5-10170LR1958-11-15Porterville,CA
    1981- 17- 430-OAK
    AAA1981-1990
    25616Marty Scott3BCollegeDallas BaptistNAIA---TXYes3B-1B6-0190RR1955-08-15Jefferson City,MO
    1977- 25- 616-TEX
    AAA1977-1981
    26637Dewey PorterCHigh SchoolMumford (Detroit,MI)HSHSMINoC------------------
    1977- 26- 637-TEX
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    27656Douglas Myers3BHigh SchoolIndian Lake (Huntsville,OH)HSHSOHNo3B---------------Huntsville,OH
    1977- 27- 656-TEX
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    28674Jeff TaylorCCollegeDelawareNCAA 1---DENoP-3B6-4200RR1956-02-09Wilmington,DE
    1978-  9- 234-NYA
    AA1978-1981
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