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1978 New York Yankees Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    111David Garcia2BCollegeGrossmontCCCAA---CAYes2B-3B6-1165BR1958-03-04Oshkosh,WI
    1978-  1-  11-NYA
    115Joe HouseyPCollegeMiami DadeNJCAA---FLNoP6-2170RR1959-06-27Miami,FL
    1980-  2-  37-CHN
    118Rex HudlerSSHigh SchoolBullard (Fresno,CA)HSHSCAYes2B-OF6-0202RR1960-09-02Tempe,AZ
    1978-  1-  18-NYA
    124Matt WintersOFHigh SchoolWilliamsville (Williamsville,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-1B6-3215LR1960-03-18Buffalo,NY
    1978-  1-  24-NYA
    125Mark HarrisSS---Virginia------VAYesSS-3B5-10160BR1958-02-11Bristol,VA
    1978-  1-  25-NYA
    126Brian RyderPHigh SchoolShrewsbury (Shrewsbury,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-6175RR1960-02-13Worcester,MA
    1978-  1-  26-NYA
    237James RobinsonOFCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WAYesOF6-0180RR---Kirkland,WA
    1978-  2-  28-MIL
    251John FranksPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLYesP6-4190LR1958-06-21Birmingham,AL
    1978-  2-  51-NYA
    252Steve Balboni1BCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLYes1B-DH6-3235RR1957-01-16Brockton,MA
    1978-  2-  52-NYA
    359John Fowke2BCollegeSt Col of FLNJCAA---FLYes2B5-10160RR1953-02-07Atlanta,GA
    1978-  3-  59-NYA
    377Kevin NiewulisPCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAA---NCYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  45-CIN
    378Mark JohnstonOFCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYes2B-OF6-0180LR1957-02-10Mount Clemens,MI
    1978-  3-  78-NYA
    4102Rusty McNealyOFCollegeSouthern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoOF-DH5-8160LL1958-08-12Sacramento,CA
    1980- 17- 422-SEA
    4104Tim LollarP-1BCollegeArkansasNCAA 1SrARYesP-1B6-3200LL1956-03-17Poplar Bluff,MO
    1978-  4- 104-NYA
    5125Dean FoesPCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-11180RL---Newport Beach,CA
    1978-  5- 125-NYA
    5130Pete KhouryOFCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLYesOF6-0196RR1957-04-11Fall River,MA
    1978-  5- 130-NYA
    6156Andy McGaffiganPCollegeFlorida SouthernNCAA 2---FLYesP6-3195RR1956-10-25West Palm Beach,FL
    1978-  6- 156-NYA
    7182Kevin Hemphill3BCollegeCatawba College.NCAA 2---NCYes3B6-2206RR1955-12-28Hagerstown,MD
    1978-  7- 182-NYA
    8208Dan PlanteCHigh SchoolCrespi Carmelite (Encino,CA)HSHSCAYesC-P6-3195RR1960-02-14Culver City,CA
    1978-  8- 208-NYA
    9234Jeff TaylorCCollegeDelawareNCAA 1---DEYesP-3B6-4200RR1956-02-09Wilmington,DE
    1978-  9- 234-NYA
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    10260Dan LeddukePCollegeFlorida IntlNCAA 2---FLYesP6-3190RR1957-08-08Albany,NY
    1978- 10- 260-NYA
    11286Mark MoorePCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYesP6-1190BL1956-07-26Indianapolis,IN
    1978- 11- 286-NYA
    12312Randy Kwist3BCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLNo3B-P6-2200RR---Springfield,MA
    1978- 12- 312-NYA
    13338Claude Sammons1B-OFCollegeGonzagaNCAA 1---WAYes1B6-0190LL---Portland,OR
    1978- 13- 338-NYA
    14364Andy BeenepCollegeBaylorNCAA 1JrTXNoP6-3205RR1956-10-13Freeport,TX
    1979-  5- 127-MIL
    15390Dan PetersonpHigh SchoolGreat Falls (Great Falls,MT)HSHSMTNoP---------------Great Falls,MT
    1979-  3-  52-NYA
    16416Brian Dayett3BCollegeSaint LeoNCAA 2---FLYesOF-3B5-10180RR1957-01-22New London,CT
    1978- 16- 416-NYA
    17442Don CooperOFCollegeNew York TechNCAA 2---NYYesP6-1185RR1957-01-15New York,NY
    1978- 17- 442-NYA
    18467Rich CarluccipCollegeIowaNCAA 1---IAYesP6-2180LR1956-12-18Philadelphia,PA
    1978- 18- 467-NYA
    19491Karl SteffenpCollegeIthaca CollegeNCAA 3---NYYesP6-1180LL1956-09-04Troy,NY
    1978- 19- 491-NYA
    20514Eric SniderpCollegeWashington StateNCAA 1---WANoP6-0185RR------
    1978- 20- 514-NYA
    21536Jerome BurgessOFHigh SchoolAtlantic Community (Delray Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoOF6-3170RR1941-05-31Vancouver,BC
    1979-  3-  57-TEX
    22558Jeff Ledbetter1BHigh SchoolLargo (Largo,FL)HSHSFLNoOF-1B6-3200LL1959-12-25Largo,FL
    1982-  1-  26-BOS
    23577Howard Johnsonp-3BHigh SchoolClearwater (Clearwater,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-SS5-11178BR1960-11-29Clearwater,FL
    1979-  1-  12-DET
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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