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1978 Baltimore Orioles Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Eduardo RodriguezSSCollegeMiami DadeNJCAA---FLYes2B-SS5-8150RR1959-03-11Havana,CU
    1978-  1-   3-BAL
    121Ken KurtzPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLYesP6-0195LL------
    1979- 32- 785-KCA
    122Robert Boyce3BHigh SchoolDeer Park (Cincinnati,OH)HSHSOHYes3B-1B6-1180RR---Cincinnati,OH
    1978-  1-  22-BAL
    122Juan CoreyCCollegeMiami DadeNJCAA---FLYesC6-2170RR1958-05-03Isle of Pines,CU
    1978-  1-  22-BAL
    229Larry SheetsOFHigh SchoolRobert E. Lee (Staunton,VA)HSHSVAYesOF-DH6-4210LR1959-12-06Staunton,VA
    1978-  2-  29-BAL
    229Mark BoltonP---Texas---NSTXYesP------------------
    1978-  2-  29-BAL
    235Eddie HookPHigh SchoolPoint Loma (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2185RR1960-01-17Santa Monica,CA
    1978-  2-  35-BAL
    247Daniel KeckOFCollegeCentral Arizona CollegeNJCAA---AZYesOF-3B6-1195RR------
    1978-  2-  47-BAL
    248Cal Ripken3BHigh SchoolAberdeen (Aberdeen,MD)HSHSMDYesSS-3B6-4220RR1960-08-24Havre de Grace,MD
    1978-  2-  48-BAL
    250Cecil WhiteheadOFCollegeValdosta StateNCAA 2---GAYesC6-0185RR---Valdosta,GA
    1978-  2-  50-BAL
    353Lawrence DavilaP---Florida------FLYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  53-BAL
    373David JensenPCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WANoP------------------
    1979-  2-  32-SLN
    374Bobby BonnerSSCollegeTexas A&MNCAA 1---TXYesSS-2B6-0185RR1956-08-12Uvalde,TX
    1978-  3-  74-BAL
    498Stanley HendricksonOF-1BCollegePhiladelphia CCNJCAA---PAYesOF-1B6-2190LL------
    1978-  4-  98-BAL
    4100Tim NorrisPHigh SchoolArchbishop Curley (Baltimore,MD)HSHSMDYesP6-2190RR1960-02-13Baltimore,MD
    1978-  4- 100-BAL
    5121George PaulPCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLYesP5-10175RR------
    1978-  5- 121-BAL
    5126Tony HerronPHigh SchoolSanger (Sanger,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3200LL1960-03-07Sanger,CA
    1981- 10- 248-OAK
    6142Curt KowalskiPCollegeSeminole FloridaNJCAA---FLYesP------------------
    1978-  6- 142-BAL
    6152Mike BoddickerPCollegeIowaNCAA 1---IAYesP-DH5-11185RR1957-08-23Cedar Rapids,IA
    1978-  6- 152-BAL
    7161Ted DixonPCollegeAngelina CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP------------------
    1978-  7- 161-BAL
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8176John Wood3BCollegeAbraham BaldwinNJCAA---GAYes3B------------------
    1978-  8- 176-BAL
    7178Don WelchelPCollegeSam Houston StateNCAA 2---TXYesP6-4205RR1957-02-03Atlanta,TX
    1978-  7- 178-BAL
    9190Charles ProvianoSS---Pennsylvania------PAYesSS5-7165BR1957-09-23Pittsburgh,PA
    1978-  9- 190-BAL
    10202Robert PigfordPCollegePhiladelphia CCNJCAA---PAYesP------------------
    1978- 10- 202-BAL
    8204Scott CollinsSSHigh SchoolHSHSMINo2B-SS5-10168RR---Canton,OH
    1981- 15- 376-CLE
    9230Kurt Fabrizio1BCollegeEdmonds CCNWAACC---WAYes1B-OF6-0190LL------
    1978-  9- 230-BAL
    10256Brooks CareyOFCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLYesP6-1185LL1956-03-18Key West,FL
    1978- 10- 256-BAL
    11282Robin DreizlerCHigh SchoolRedondo Union (Redondo Beach,CA)HSHSCANoC6-1180RR---Redondo Beach,CA
    1980-  4-  92-PHI
    12308Charles SalaganpCollegeSt. Clair County CCNJCAA---MIYesP6-2175LL------
    1978- 12- 308-BAL
    13334William PurdypCollegeNiagaraNCAA 1---NYYesP6-0175LR------
    1978- 13- 334-BAL
    14360Jim LoftinpCollegeSouth AlabamaNCAA 1---ALYesP6-1190LL---Mobile,AL
    1978- 14- 360-BAL
    15386John MortillaropHigh SchoolSmithtown East (Smithtown,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-5215LL1960-01-21Brooklyn,NY
    1982- 24- 605-ATL
    16412Michael ByarsSSHigh SchoolCanyon (Anaheim,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-SS5-11170RR---Anaheim,CA
    1978- 16- 412-BAL
    17438James DelmonicoOF---New York------NYYesOF-1B6-1180LR------
    1978- 17- 438-BAL
    18463Marion ThackstonpHigh SchoolHuntington (Huntington,WV)HSHSWVYesP6-3200LL---Huntington,WV
    1978- 18- 463-BAL
    19487William ButlerSSHigh SchoolRossville (Rossville,GA)HSHSGANoSS-2B6-1---RR---Rossville,GA
    1980-  8- 208-BAL
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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