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1978 Atlanta Braves Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Bob Horner3BCollegeArizona StateNCAA 1---AZYes3B-1B6-1190RR1957-08-06Junction City,KS
    1978-  1-   1-ATL
    MLB1978-19881978-1988
    11Jim WatkinsCCollegeFloridaNCAA 1JrFLNoOF6-0175LR1957-10-07Gary,IN
    1979-  5- 130-BOS
    AA1979-1981
    12Joe HouseyPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoP6-2170RR1959-06-27Miami,FL
    1980-  2-  37-CHN
    AA1980-1985
    14Mark MartinCCollegeSan JacintoNJCAA---TXYesC-P6-0198RR1958-03-27Houston,TX
    1978-  1-   4-ATL
    A1978-1980
    226Blane McDonaldCCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLYesC-1B6-0190RR1957-02-11Columbus,GA
    1978-  2-  26-ATL
    A+1978-1980
    227Matt SinatroCHigh SchoolConard (West Hartford,CT)HSHSCTYesC-OF5-9175RR1960-03-22West Hartford,CT
    1978-  2-  27-ATL
    MLB1981-19921978-1992
    228Ronald Rudd3BCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF6-1190LR1959-04-12Richmond,VA
    1978-  2-  28-ATL
    A+1978-1981
    230Stephen MaralCCollegeChabot CollegeCCCAA---CANoC---------------Huntington Beach,CA
    1979-  2-  34-OAK
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    342Jimmy BoringPCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAA---GAYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  42-ATL
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    353Steve BedrosianPCollegeNew HavenNCAA 2---CTYesP6-3205RR1957-12-06Methuen,MA
    1978-  3-  53-ATL
    MLB1981-19951978-1995
    354James RogersPCollegeMurray State CollegeNJCAA---OKYesP6-4190RR1956-04-27Tulsa,OK
    1978-  3-  54-ATL
    AA1977-1980
    479Rick BehennaPHigh SchoolSouthridge (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-2170RR1960-03-06Miami,FL
    1978-  4-  79-ATL
    MLB1983-19851978-1985
    480Jack McMahonPCollegeCypress CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-4190RR1958-06-27---
    1980-  3-  72-CAL
    AA1980-1984
    5104Howard ScottPCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAA---GAYesP------------------
    1978-  5- 104-ATL
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    5105Michael MillerSSCollegeLouisvilleNCAA 1---KYYesSS-2B6-0170BR1957-06-30Louisville,KY
    1978-  5- 105-ATL
    AAA1978-1982
    6131Ken ScanlonPHigh SchoolGranada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)HSHSCAYes2B-3B5-10165RR1959-10-05Northridge,CA
    1978-  6- 131-ATL
    A+1978-1983
    7157Doyle WilsonSSCollegeShorterNAIA---GANoC-P6-0175RR1963-07-19Chandler,AZ
    1986- 10- 239-CLE
    AA1986-1988
    8183Jose AlvarezPCollegeLouisiana-LafayetteNCAA 1SrLAYesP5-11175RR1956-04-12Tampa,FL
    1978-  8- 183-ATL
    MLB1981-19891978-1995
    9209Gary FriedrichPHigh SchoolGavit (Hammond,IN)HSHSINNoP6-6192LL---Hammond,IN
    1979-  1-  17-CHA
    A1979-1979
    10235Jimmy Matthews3BCollegeGeorgia SouthernNCAA 1---GAYesIF6-3210RR1957-08-31Cordele,GA
    1978- 10- 235-ATL
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11261Gerald PerryOFHigh SchoolMcCracken (Bluffton,SC)HSHSSCYes1B-OF6-0190LR1960-10-30Savannah,GA
    1978- 11- 261-ATL
    MLB1983-19951978-1995
    12287Bobby Supel3BCollegeEast CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYes3B-OF5-9165RR1956-08-13Snow Hill,NC
    1978- 12- 287-ATL
    A1978-1979
    13313Robert ElseapCollegeCleveland State CCNJCAA---TNNoP------------------
    1978- 13- 313-ATL
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    14339Billy GorepCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1JRCAYesP6-0200LL1957-07-14Las Cruces,NM
    1978- 14- 339-ATL
    AA1978-1980
    15365William AldridgepCollegeTennesseeNCAA 1SrTNYesP6-2205RR1956-10-10Beaufort,SC
    1978- 15- 365-ATL
    Rk1978-1978
    16391Felix LopezOFCollegeHoustonNCAA 1---TXYesOF6-0190RR1955-03-24Santurce,PR
    1978- 16- 391-ATL
    Rk1978-1978
    17417James Van DeventerOFCollegeCatholic AmericaNCAA 1---DCYesOF5-11175RR1956-01-28Washington,DC
    1978- 17- 417-ATL
    Rk1978-1978
    18443Chuck ShearerpHigh SchoolWeber (Chicago,IL)HSHSILNoP---------------Chicago,IL
    1978- 18- 443-ATL
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    19468James HarrispHigh SchoolThomas Jefferson (Brooklyn,NY)HSHSNYNoP---------------Brooklyn,NY
    1980-  1-  18-PHI
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    20492Kevin Baloghp-----------YesP6-1180RR1957-08-20Toledo,OH
    1978- 20- 492-ATL
    A1978-1979
    21515Gil RyanpCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP6-3185RR1958-10-26Kingsville,TX
    1978- 21- 515-ATL
    A+1978-1980
    22537Larry BrownOFCollegeHarvardNCAA 1---MANoP6-4210RR1957-06-23Norwood,MA
    1979- 14- 346-HOU
    AAA1979-1984
    23559Mike SmithpCollegeMassachusetts Bay CCNJCAA---MAYesP6-5215RR1958-08-15Newton,MA
    1978- 23- 559-ATL
    AA1978-1982
    24578Hubert TaylorpCollegeGeorgia Southwestern StateNAIA---GANoP------------------
    1978- 24- 578-ATL
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    25596Mark RoushpCollegeCincinnatiNCAA 1---OHYesP6-5180RR1957-07-26Cincinnati,OH
    1978- 25- 596-ATL
    A1978-1979
    26614Lawrence DuggerpHigh SchoolEastwood (El Paso,TX)HSHSTXNoP5-10180RR1959-08-16El Paso,TX
    1979-  3-  49-CAL
    AA1979-1982
    27631Brad CampbellpCollegeUWGANCAA 2---GAYesP5-10175RR1956-06-21Atlanta,GA
    1978- 27- 631-ATL
    Rk1978-1978
    28647Paul Robinson3BHigh SchoolNolan Catholic (Fort Worth,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-2185RR---Fort Worth,TX
    1982- 34- 797-PHI
    A-1982-1982
    29663Kerry CoxOFHigh SchoolTarrant (Tarrant,AL)HSHSALNoOF---------------Tarrant,AL
    1978- 29- 663-ATL
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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