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1978 Oakland Athletics Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Dave GrierPCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-0175RR---Severna Park,MD
    1979-  1-  24-MIL
    AA1979-1983
    14Mike MorganPHigh SchoolValley (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVYesP6-2220RR1959-10-08Tulare,CA
    1978-  1-   4-OAK
    MLB1978-20021978-2002
    120Tim ConroyPHigh SchoolGateway (Monroeville,PA)HSHSPAYesP5-11185LL1960-04-03McKeesport,PA
    1978-  1-  20-OAK
    MLB1978-19871978-1989
    121Scott FletcherSSCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLNoSS-2B5-11173RR1958-07-30Fort Walton Beach,FL
    1979-  1-   6-CHN
    MLB1981-19951979-1995
    125Michael KennedySSCollegeLinn-Benton CCNWAACC---ORYesSS-2B6-0170BR------
    1978-  1-  25-OAK
    A+1978-1979
    229Kendall GreenePCollegeSanta Barbara City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP------------------
    1978-  1-  21-PHI
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    230Keith AthertonPHigh SchoolMathews (Mathews,VA)HSHSVAYesP6-4200RR1959-02-19Mathews,VA
    1978-  2-  30-OAK
    MLB1983-19891978-1989
    245Mark BeuclearPCollegeSan JacintoNJCAAFrTXYesP------------------
    1978-  2-  45-OAK
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    355Thomas McGivneyOFCollegeAlvin CCNJCAA---TXNoC6-0190LR---Bethpage,NY
    1978-  2-  33-TEX
    A1978-1979
    356Bob GrandasOFCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesOF-3B6-1190RR1957-04-04Flint,MI
    1978-  3-  56-OAK
    AAA1978-1983
    363Edward LongPCollegeSanta MonicaCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  63-OAK
    ---
    468Joe MadrigalPCollegeMount San Antonio CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP---------------Pomona,CA
    1978-  4-  68-OAK
    ---
    481Karl JastrowPCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANoP---------------Burbank,CA
    1978-  2-  29-CAL
    NCAA1979-1979
    482Mike Woodard2BHigh SchoolProviso East (Maywood, IL)HSHSILYes2B-3B5-9155LR1960-03-02Melrose Park,IL
    1978-  4-  82-OAK
    MLB1985-19881978-1989
    5105Jerry LaneIFCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANo2B-3B6-0168BR1958-12-12Los Angeles,CA
    1979- 10- 208-SFN
    AA1979-1984
    5108Scott MeyerCCollegeWestern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesC-P6-1195RR1957-08-19Evergreen Park,IL
    1978-  5- 108-OAK
    MLB1978-19781978-2001
    6127James PadulaOFCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CANoC-OF6-0210RR1956-03-16Paterson,NJ
    1978-  5-  54-MIL
    A1978-1979
    6134Kelvin Moore1BCollegeJackson StateNCAA 1---MSYes1B-OF6-1195RL1957-09-26LeRoy,AL
    1978-  6- 134-OAK
    MLB1981-19831978-1985
    7147James JohnsonSSCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WANoSS------------------
    1978-  4-  51-MIL
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    7160Charles DoughertyPHigh SchoolSteubenville (Steubenville,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-1175RL1959-08-17Steubenville,OH
    1978-  7- 160-OAK
    A+1978-1985
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8165Bob ParrOFCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF6-0180RR------
    1978-  8- 165-OAK
    A+1981-1981
    9179Kevin DarstIFCollegeSolano CC (CA)CCCAA---CANo2B-SS5-10170RR---Vallejo,CA
    1978-  1-  17-SFN
    A+1978-1978
    8186Robert AdamsOFHigh SchoolVernon-Verona-Sherrill (Verona,NY)HSHSNYNoOF---------------Verona,NY
    1978-  8- 186-OAK
    ---
    10193Larry WhitePCollegeLos Angeles Pierce CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-5190RR1958-09-25San Fernando,CA
    1979- 31- 756-CLE
    MLB1983-19841979-1985
    11204John DavisPCollegeSolano CC (CA)CCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978- 11- 204-OAK
    ---
    9212Mike CodiroliOFCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CANoOF-P5-9170RL---San Jose,CA
    1979- 12- 287-SEA
    A+1976-1985
    10238Stephen MarlowePHigh SchoolSt. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3197RR---St. Petersburg,FL
    1978- 10- 238-OAK
    A+1978-1982
    11264Jay GrebSSHigh SchoolEagle Point (Eagle Point,OR)HSHSORYesSS-2B6-1165RR---Eagle Point,OR
    1978- 11- 264-OAK
    A+1978-1980
    12290Ron JensenOFHigh SchoolCoronado (Scottsdale,AZ)HSHSAZYesP6-1182LL---Scottsdale,AZ
    1978- 12- 290-OAK
    A+1978-1981
    13316Bret ClelandpHigh SchoolCorning Union (Corning,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3190RR---Corning,CA
    1978- 13- 316-OAK
    A-1978-1979
    14342Omar MinayaOFHigh SchoolNewton (Elmhurst,NY)HSHSNYYesOF6-1185RR1958-11-10San Pedro de Macoris,DR
    1978- 14- 342-OAK
    A1978-1981
    15368Jim ScrantonSSCollegePalomar CollegeCCCAA---CANoSS-2B6-0175RR1960-04-05Torrance,CA
    1978- 15- 368-OAK
    MLB1984-19851980-1986
    16394Daniel CaseypHigh SchoolEdison (Edison,NJ)HSHSNJNoP---------------Edison,NJ
    1980-  3-  53-MIN
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    17420Donald MorrisOFCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1JrOKYesOF-3B6-0178RR------
    1978- 17- 420-OAK
    AA1976-1981
    18446Fred DeVito3BCollegePaceNCAA 3---NYYes3B-1B5-11190RR------
    1978- 18- 446-OAK
    AA1978-1980
    19471Charles HollowellpHigh SchoolHenry B. Plant (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-2190LL---Tampa,FL
    1980-  2-  48-CLE
    A-1980-1980
    20495Tim ByronpHigh SchoolOur Lady of the Valley (Florham Park,NJ)HSHSNJNoP6-3205RR1960-06-03Newark,NJ
    1982- 19- 492-NYA
    AAA1978-1986
    21518Wymon SmithpCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoP------RR------
    1978- 21- 518-OAK
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    22540John LundenpCollegeCollege of Southern IdahoNJCAA---IDNoP------------------
    1978- 22- 540-OAK
    ---
    23562Casey SchaeferpHigh SchoolNorth Salem (Salem,OR)HSHSORNoP---------------Salem,OR
    1978- 23- 562-OAK
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    24581Bud YanuspCollegeEastern MichiganNCAA 1JrMINoP6-2190RR1957-06-18Ferndale,MI
    1979- 25- 627-MON
    AA1979-1983
    25599Gregg MayerOF-pHigh SchoolBrick Township (Brick,NJ)HSHSNJNoOF-P---------------Brick,NJ
    1978- 25- 599-OAK
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    26616Stephen BrickerpHigh SchoolWatkins Memorial (Pataskala,OH)HSHSOHNoP------------------
    1978- 26- 616-OAK
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    27633Jeffrey WayCHigh SchoolUniversity (Spokane Valley,WA)HSHSWANoC------------------
    1978- 27- 633-OAK
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    28649Chuck HernandezpHigh SchoolTampa Catholic (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-3200LL1960-11-11Tampa,FL
    1979-  1-  26-NYA
    AA1977-1983
    29665Greg KeySSHigh SchoolCitrus (Inverness,FL)HSHSFLNoOF-2B5-10160RR1960-03-03Inverness,FL
    1982- 16- 400-CAL
    AA1982-1985
    30680Brian HarrisonpCollegeStanfordNCAA 1---CANoP-C6-4201RR------
    1979- 21- 521-SEA
    AA1976-1981
    31695Steven OliverpCollegeCecil CollegeNJCAA---MDYesP6-2170LL------
    1978- 31- 695-OAK
    A-1978-1979
    32708Greg Booker1B-SSHigh SchoolCummings (Burlington,NC)HSHSNCNoP-1B6-6233RR1960-06-22Lynchburg,VA
    1981- 10- 239-SDN
    MLB1983-19901981-1990
    33719Ralph JeanpHigh SchoolDover (Dover,DE)HSHSDEYesP6-2200RR---Dover,DE
    1978- 33- 719-OAK
    A-1978-1978
    34729John MollerpCollegeBrookdale CCNJCAA---NJNoP6-1190RR1958-07-14Old Bridge,NJ
    1980-  1-  16-DET
    A+1978-1982
    35736George Cechetti1BHigh SchoolTokay (Lodi,CA)HSHSCANo1B-OF5-11185LL1960-07-31Stockton,CA
    1979- 19- 475-CLE
    AAA1979-1986
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