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1978 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    112Kurt KingsolverCCollegeLong Beach City CollegeCCCAA---CANoC-1B5-11175RR1958-09-25Los Alamitos,CA
    1979- 16- 413-MIL
    AAA1979-1983
    119Brad Garnett1BHigh SchoolDeSoto (DeSoto,TX)HSHSTXYes1B-OF6-4210LL---Desoto,TX
    1978-  1-  19-PIT
    A+1979-1982
    120Pete ChapinPCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-3205RR1958-08-23Fullerton,CA
    1980- 14- 359-MON
    AA1980-1983
    121Jerry AubinOFHigh SchoolDougherty Comprehensive (Albany,GA)HSHSGAYesOF6-1190RR1960-07-11Albany,GA
    1978-  1-  21-PIT
    A+1978-1983
    123Bill WaagSSCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WAYes2B-SS6-1180RR1958-04-23Bremerton,WA
    1978-  1-  23-PIT
    AA1979-1982
    238Larry DotsonOFCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF5-11165LR1959-06-02San Bernardino,CA
    1980- 10- 244-CLE
    AA1980-1981
    241Tim MuenchPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLYesP5-11175RR------
    1978-  2-  41-PIT
    A1981-1981
    245Brad PalmerPHigh SchoolEscondido (Escondido,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2192LL---Escondido,CA
    1978-  2-  45-PIT
    A1980-1981
    246Brent Hillenga1BCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B-OF6-3190LL---San Diego,CA
    1978-  2-  46-PIT
    A+1978-1980
    360Marvin FowlerPCollegeSan Diego Mesa CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  60-PIT
    ---
    467Rob DonderoPCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZYesP------------------
    1978-  4-  67-PIT
    ---
    371Pat RubinoCCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1---CAYesC-3B6-0210RR1957-08-06Encino,CA
    1978-  3-  71-PIT
    A1978-1979
    372Mel LockePCollegePasadena City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  72-PIT
    ---
    497Bill WaagSSCollegeLower Columbia CCNWAACC---WANo2B-SS6-1180RR1958-04-23Bremerton,WA
    1978-  1-  23-PIT
    AA1979-1982
    497Thomas SiebertPHigh SchoolCoeur D'Alene (Coeur D'Alene,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-3202RR---Coeur d'Alene,ID
    1978-  4-  97-PIT
    A1978-1980
    5120Bobby SmithOFCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF5-9175LL1956-01-23Vallejo,CA
    1978-  3-  44-MIL
    AAA1978-1983
    5123Robert DavisPCollegeUtahNCAA 1---UTYesP6-8215RR------
    1978-  5- 123-PIT
    A+1978-1979
    6141Michael Leveton1B-------------Yes1B------------------
    1978-  6- 141-PIT
    ---
    6149Don McCarthyP---OK---------NoP---------------Del City,OK
    1978-  6- 149-PIT
    ---
    7160Courtney WyrickPCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANoP5-10180RR------
    1979-  9- 222-SDN
    AA1979-1981
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7175Scott RobertsPHigh SchoolRoosevelt (Seattle,WA)HSHSWANoP6-4200RR1959-10-07Seattle,WA
    1981-  2-  47-MIL
    AAA1981-1988
    8175John GarciaPCollegeChattahoochee ValNJCAA---ALYesP------------------
    1978-  8- 175-PIT
    ---
    9189Joe Nemeth1BCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAAFrCANo1B6-3190LL------
    1981- 16- 409-PHI
    AA1981-1982
    8201Donald ClineP---OH---------YesP6-5220RR---Piqua,OH
    1978-  8- 201-PIT
    A1978-1979
    9227Frank MiloszewskiPCollegeIndianaNCAA 1JrINYesP6-4210LL---Beaver Falls,PA
    1978-  9- 227-PIT
    A+1978-1979
    10253Dave RosenhahnP-SSHigh SchoolWest Seneca (West Seneca,NY)HSHSNYNo3B-P6-0180RR1960-10-28West Seneca,NY
    1981-  6- 131-CHN
    AA1981-1984
    11279Tim FloreyPHigh SchoolBrooklyn Park (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDYesP6-0165RR---Baltimore,MD
    1978- 11- 279-PIT
    A-1978-1979
    12305Dennis JonesOFHigh SchoolKearny (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-0165RR---San Diego,CA
    1978- 12- 305-PIT
    Rk1978-1978
    13331Barry BrownpHigh SchoolLake Worth (Fort Worth,TX)HSHSTXNoP------------------
    1978- 13- 331-PIT
    ---
    14357Wesley HairOFCollegeAlbany StateNCAA 2---GAYes3B-OF6-0183LR---Jacksonville,FL
    1978- 14- 357-PIT
    A+1978-1980
    15383John YoungCHigh SchoolHenry Ford II (Sterling Heights,MI)HSHSMINoC6-4205LR---Sterling Heights,MI
    1982- 19- 490-DET
    Rk1982-1999
    16409Stanton BrownOFCollegeDavidson CollegeNCAA 1---NCYesOF6-4200RR------
    1978- 16- 409-PIT
    A1978-1978
    17435Mike NedeliskypCollegeLewis-Clark State CollegeNAIA---IDYesP------------------
    1978- 17- 435-PIT
    A1978-1978
    18460John StuperpCollegePoint Park CollegeNAIA---PAYesP-1B6-2200RR1957-05-09Butler,PA
    1978- 18- 460-PIT
    MLB1982-19851978-1985
    19484Jeff VihaIFHigh SchoolFullerton (Fullerton,CA)HSHSCANo2B------------------
    1979-  3-  51-MIN
    ---
    20508Todd DenbyIFHigh SchoolFluvanna County (Palmyra,VA)HSHSVAYesSS-3B6-2190RR---Scottsville,VA
    1978- 20- 508-PIT
    Rk1978-1978
    21531Dave DraveckypCollegeYoungstown StateNCAA 2---OHYesP6-1195RL1956-02-14Youngstown,OH
    1978- 21- 531-PIT
    MLB1982-19891978-1989
    22553Thaddeus ReedOFHigh SchoolGlass (Lynchburg,VA)HSHSVAYesOF------------------
    1978- 22- 553-PIT
    ---
    23572Arbrey LucaspHigh SchoolChaparral (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVNoP6-3187RR1960-02-09Las Vegas,NV
    1982- 20- 511-HOU
    AA1982-1985
    24591David McDonaldpCollegeAllegheny CollegeNCAA 3---PANoP------------------
    1980-  2-  47-TEX
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    25609Vince PellegrinipHigh SchoolFather Judge (Philadelphia,PA)HSHSPANoP------------------
    1978- 25- 609-PIT
    ---
    26626John HueypHigh SchoolMannington (Mannington,WV)HSHSWVYesP6-6205RR1960-07-12Quidnesset,RI
    1978- 26- 626-PIT
    AA1978-1984
    27642Jeff ZaskepHigh SchoolMeadowdale (Lynnwood,WA)HSHSWAYesP6-5180RR1960-10-06Seattle,WA
    1978- 27- 642-PIT
    MLB1984-19841979-1988
    28658David PaschopHigh SchoolJuanita (Kirkland,WA)HSHSWANoP6-1200RR---Kirkland,WA
    1983- 29- 714-MON
    A1982-1984
    29674Michael O'BoylepHigh SchoolNorthport (Northport,NY)HSHSNYNoP------------------
    1978- 29- 674-PIT
    ---
    30689Mark JohnsonpHigh SchoolKearns (Kearns,UT)HSHSUTNoP---------------Kearns,UT
    1978- 30- 689-PIT
    ---
    31704Dean RickpHigh SchoolWilson (Sinking Springs,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-0180LL---Sinking Springs,PA
    1978- 31- 704-PIT
    A+1978-1979
    32716James FioriOFHigh SchoolCarlynton (Carnegie,PA)HSHSPAYesC6-1168RR---Carnegie,PA
    1978- 32- 716-PIT
    Rk1978-1978
    33726John WestSSHigh SchoolGranite Falls (Granite Falls,WA)HSHSWANoSS---------------Marysville,WA
    1978- 33- 726-PIT
    ---
    34733Kevin JohnsonpCollegeBaltimore City CCNJCAA---MDNoP------------------
    1978- 34- 733-PIT
    ---
    35740Geoff MeadowspHigh SchoolSouthmoreland (Everson,PA)HSHSPANoP6-0205RR1960-08-11Connellsville,PA
    1981- 10- 257-HOU
    A+1981-1985
    36745Tim RonanpCollegeSan DiegoNCAA 2---CANoP------------------
    1978- 36- 745-PIT
    ---
    37750Albert BrehmpHigh SchoolFoothill (Santa Ana,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1978- 37- 750-PIT
    ---
    38754Mike BretzpCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLNoP6-5220RR1957-10-21Fort Worth,TX
    1978- 38- 754-PIT
    Rk1980-1980
    39758Vance LawSSCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTYes3B-2B6-2190RR1956-10-01Boise,ID
    1978- 39- 758-PIT
    MLB1980-19911978-1991
    40762Fenton Lebonp-OfHigh SchoolLincoln Academy (Newcastle,ME)HSHSMENoP-OF---------------Newcastle,ME
    1978- 40- 762-PIT
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