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1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    17Dann BilardelloCCollegeCabrillo CollegeCCCAAFrCAYesC-1B6-0190RR1959-05-26Santa Cruz,CA
    1978-  1-   7-LAN
    MLB1983-19921978-1994
    18Rusty McDonaldPCollegeDe Anza CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-1190RR1958-01-12Cupertino,CA
    1978-  1-   8-LAN
    AAA1978-1984
    122Brian HoltonPCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCYesP6-0193RR1959-11-29McKeesport,PA
    1978-  1-  22-LAN
    MLB1985-19901978-1992
    230Keith SchrimsherPCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYesP6-1205RR1956-12-23Shreveport,LA
    1979- 11- 282-CIN
    A+1979-1980
    234Dan SijerPCollegeShoreline CCNWAACC---WANoP6-2190LL------
    1979- 17- 430-SDN
    A+1978-1980
    247Clay SmithSSHigh SchoolNorthwest Classen (Oklahoma City,OK)HSHSOKYes2B-OF6-0178LR1960-08-31Oklahoma City,OK
    1978-  2-  47-LAN
    A+1978-1981
    248Greg SchultzaSCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYes3B-2B6-0165RR---Sacramento,CA
    1978-  2-  48-LAN
    AAA1978-1985
    356Stephen SmithP-OFCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLYesP-OF------------------
    1978-  3-  56-LAN
    ---
    373Augie RuizPCollegeMiamiNCAA 1JrFLYesP-3B6-1190LL1957-02-12Honolulu,HI
    1978-  3-  73-LAN
    AAA1978-1984
    374Brad PattersonPCollegeUmpqua CCNJCAA---ORYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  74-LAN
    ---
    499Glenn GallagherPHigh SchoolPeekskill (Peekskill,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-0180---R---Peekskill,NY
    1981-  3-  57-TOR
    AA1980-1984
    499Mathew ReevesPCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-2210LL1959-04-11Fairfield,CA
    1978-  4-  99-LAN
    A+1978-1982
    5122Bryan LittleSSCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCNo2B-SS5-10160BR1959-10-08Houston,TX
    1980-  9- 229-MON
    MLB1982-19861979-1988
    5125John RobbinsOFHigh SchoolLockhart (Lockhart,SC)HSHSSCYesOF-2B5-11165LR---Sharon,SC
    1978-  5- 125-LAN
    A+1978-1980
    6143Jimmy BoringPCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAA---GANoP------------------
    1978-  3-  42-ATL
    ---
    6151Mike Marshall1B-PHigh SchoolBuffalo Grove (Buffalo Grove,IL)HSHSILYesOF-1B6-5220RR1960-01-12Libertyville,IL
    1978-  6- 151-LAN
    MLB1981-19911978-1999
    7162Larry Pittman1BCollegeAbraham Baldwin Agricultural CollegeNJCAAFrGANo1B6-1195RR1960-08-12Terrell County,GA
    1979- 13- 230-CLE
    A1979-1981
    8177Anthony MurdaughPCollegeSouth CarolinaNCAA 1---SCYesP------------------
    1978-  8- 177-LAN
    ---
    7177Mark NippPCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1JrOKYesP6-4215RR1957-02-13Sacramento,CA
    1978-  7- 177-LAN
    AAA1977-1980
    9191Peter ZorichPCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WAYesP---------------Richland,WA
    1978-  9- 191-LAN
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8203Bill SwiackiPCollegeAmherst CollegeNCAA 1---MAYesP6-7220RR---Wallingford,CT
    1978-  8- 203-LAN
    AAA1978-1982
    9229Steve SaxSSHigh SchoolRiver City (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCAYes2B-OF5-11182RR1960-01-29Sacramento,CA
    1978-  9- 229-LAN
    MLB1981-19941978-1994
    10255Rodney KempOFCollegeSan Jose StateNCAA 1---CAYesOF-1B6-1180LR------
    1978- 10- 255-LAN
    A+1978-1980
    11281John MalkinCHigh SchoolCardinal Spellman (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYYesC-1B6-3209RR1960-08-28New York,NY
    1978- 11- 281-LAN
    AAA1978-1985
    12307Francis WilczewskipHigh SchoolIndependence (San Jose,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3195RR1960-04-01San Jose,CA
    1978- 12- 307-LAN
    A1978-1979
    13333Melvin MeadowsOFHigh SchoolWhite Oak (Jacksonville,NC)HSHSNCYesOF5-10185LR---Jacksonville,NC
    1978- 13- 333-LAN
    Rk1979-1979
    14359Jeff KopjoOF-1BHigh SchoolLyons Township (LaGrange,IL)HSHSILYesOF-1B6-1200LL---LaGrange,IL
    1978- 14- 359-LAN
    Rk1978-1979
    15385Stephen MaplesCHigh SchoolSkyline (Dallas,TX)HSHSTXYesC5-11190RR1960-07-21Dallas,TX
    1978- 15- 385-LAN
    A+1978-1980
    16411Brian HayespCollegeUSCNCAA 1---CAYesP6-3184LL---Anaheim,CA
    1978- 16- 411-LAN
    AA1977-1980
    17437Joe PocorobaOFHigh SchoolCrespi Carmelite (Encino,CA)HSHSCAYesSS-2B5-11180RR---Los Angeles,CA
    1978- 17- 437-LAN
    Rk1978-1979
    18462Eric BullockOFHigh SchoolSouth Gate (South Gate,CA)HSHSCANoOF-1B5-11185LL1960-02-16Los Angeles,CA
    1981-  1-  20-HOU
    MLB1985-19921981-1995
    19486Gary WeissIFCollegeHoustonNCAA 1---TXYesSS-2B5-10170BR1955-12-27Brenham,TX
    1978- 19- 486-LAN
    MLB1980-19811978-1981
    20510Chris IwasakiOFCollegeReedley Junior CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF------------------
    1978- 20- 510-LAN
    ---
    21533David LaPointepHigh SchoolMonadnock Regional (Swanzey,NH)HSHSNHYesP6-1180RR------
    1978- 21- 533-LAN
    A1978-1979
    22555Tom BanduccipHigh SchoolWilliam Floyd (Mastic,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-3185RR---Mastic,NY
    1978- 22- 555-LAN
    Rk1978-1978
    23574Chris Gandy1BCollegeUC RiversideNCAA 2---CAYes1B-OF6-3197RR---Sacramento,CA
    1978- 23- 574-LAN
    A+1978-1980
    24593Warren Reehp------------YesP6-4195LL---Comfort,TX
    1978- 24- 593-LAN
    Rk1978-1978
    25611Bill MurraySSHigh SchoolTamalpais (Mill Valley,CA)HSHSCANo2B5-11175RR---Mill Valley,CA
    1981- 23- 591-LAN
    A+1981-1981
    26628David AlbrechtpHigh SchoolAppleton East (Appleton,WI)HSHSWINoP------------------
    1978- 26- 628-LAN
    ---
    27644James TaylorCCollegeSouth CarolinaNCAA 1---SCNoC------------------
    1978- 27- 644-LAN
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    28660Robert WhitepHigh SchoolLake Mills (Lake Mills,WI)HSHSWIYesP------RL------
    1978- 28- 660-LAN
    A+1978-1980
    29676Joe HerbertOF-CHigh SchoolColumbia Academy (Columbia,TN)HSHSTNYesC-OF6-0197RR---Columbia,TN
    1978- 29- 676-LAN
    Rk1978-1978
    30691Kevin PattenOFCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---OHNoOF6-2205RR1957-04-06---
    1979- 34- 808-ATL
    Rk1977-1979
    31706Kent JohnsonpHigh SchoolNorthside (Muncie,IN)HSHSINYesP5-11175RR---Muncie,IN
    1978- 31- 706-LAN
    A1978-1979
    32718Dan ForerpCollegeIowa Western CCNJCAA---IANoP6-5220RR------
    1978- 32- 718-LAN
    A+1981-1981
    33728Michael ViennepHigh SchoolSt. Mary's (Natchitoches,LA)HSHSLANoP---------------Natchitoches,LA
    1978- 33- 728-LAN
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    34735Mark PirruccelloCHigh SchoolServite (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCANoC-1B5-11195BR1960-07-13Anaheim,CA
    1982- 12- 298-KCA
    AA1982-1984
    47 record(s)
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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