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1978 Boston Red Sox Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    113Brian Denman1B-P---MA---------YesP6-4205RR1956-02-12Minneapolis,MN
    1978-  1-  13-BOS
    MLB1982-19821978-1986
    120Marty BarrettIFCollegeMesa CCNJCAASoAZNo2B-DH5-10176RR1958-06-23Arcadia,CA
    1979-  1-   1-BOS
    MLB1982-19911979-1991
    123Bruce KastelicSSCollegeRanger CollegeNJCAA---TXNoSS-3B6-1175LR---Tulsa,OK
    1981- 34- 799-NYN
    AA1981-1982
    239Mark ParadisePHigh SchoolMarblehead (Marblehead,MA)HSHSMAYesP6-2197RL---Marblehead,MA
    1978-  2-  39-BOS
    A+1978-1979
    249Matt YoungPCollegePasadena City CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-3205LL1958-08-09Pasadena,CA
    1980-  2-  32-SEA
    MLB1983-19931980-1993
    375Milton OndracekPCollegeSan JacintoNJCAA---TXYesP------------------
    1978-  3-  75-BOS
    NCAA1981-1981
    4100Daniel WeppnerPCollegePalm Beach State CollegeNJCAAFrFLYesP-OF6-2195RL1959-06-26Cleveland,OH
    1978-  4- 100-BOS
    A+1978-1983
    4102Edward ConnorsPHigh SchoolNorth Bergen (North Bergen,NJ)HSHSNJYes3B-2B6-1185RR1960-01-10New York,NY
    1978-  4- 102-BOS
    A+1978-1980
    5123Howie BrodskyCHigh SchoolNorth Miami (North Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesOF5-10180LR---Miami,FL
    1981- 22- 546-SEA
    A-1981-1981
    5128Del BenderOF-ifCollegeMississippi StateNCAA 1SrMSYes1B-OF6-1205RR1956-10-17Oconomowoc,WI
    1978-  5- 128-BOS
    A+1978-1979
    6144James FunderburkPCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP---------------Bell,CA
    1978-  6- 144-BOS
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    6154Steve SchaeferPHigh SchoolAlhambra (Alhambra,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3195RR1960-07-07Covington,KY
    1978-  6- 154-BOS
    A-1978-1979
    7180Ken Hagemann1BHigh SchoolTottenville (Staten Island,NY)HSHSNYYes1B6-1170LL1961-05-25Staten Island,NY
    1978-  7- 180-BOS
    A+1978-1980
    8206Ken YoungOFCollegeNew HavenNCAA 2---CTYesOF-1B5-10175BR1957-01-03Amityville,NY
    1978-  8- 206-BOS
    AA1978-1981
    9232Russ QuettiSSCollegeMaineNCAA 1---MEYesSS6-0190RR1956-10-27Pittsfield,MA
    1978-  9- 232-BOS
    AAA1978-1981
    10258Donald HayfordPHigh SchoolLakeland Christian (Lakeland,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-1170RR1960-11-05Lakeland,FL
    1978- 10- 258-BOS
    A+1978-1981
    11284Craig VandersteenPHigh SchoolGrand Ledge (Grand Ledge,MI)HSHSMIYesP------------------
    1978- 11- 284-BOS
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    12310James FabianoSS---ME---------Yes2B-OF5-10163RR1958-03-23Westwood,MA
    1978- 12- 310-BOS
    A+1978-1979
    13336John LickertCHigh SchoolLangley (Pittsburgh,PA)HSHSPAYesC-OF5-11175RR1960-04-04Pittsburgh,PA
    1978- 13- 336-BOS
    MLB-1978-1985
    14362Lloyd BessardOFHigh SchoolAbbeville (Abbeville,LA)HSHSLAYesOF6-5205RR1960-01-07Abbeville,LA
    1978- 14- 362-BOS
    A+1978-1980
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    15388Robert ParkerOFCollegeWilliam CareyNAIA---MSYesOF6-0190RR1957-01-19Hattiesburg,MS
    1978- 15- 388-BOS
    A+1978-1979
    16414Mark MitchellpHigh SchoolNorth Hills (Pittsburgh,PA)HSHSPANoP------------------
    1978- 16- 414-BOS
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    17440Steve ReishpHigh SchoolUnion City (Union City,IN)HSHSINNoP6-2195RR---Union City,IN
    1981-  2-  38-TOR
    AA1981-1984
    18465Gary GivenspCollegeGeorgia SouthernNCAA 1---GAYesP6-1185RR1957-06-27Columbia,SC
    1978- 18- 465-BOS
    AA1978-1980
    19489Harold NataupskyCHigh SchoolMarblehead (Marblehead,MA)HSHSMAYesC6-2190BR---Marblehead,MA
    1978- 19- 489-BOS
    A-1978-1980
    20512Keith PeckaOFCollegeKankakee CCNJCAA---ILYesP6-4185RL1958-03-10Evanston,IL
    1978- 20- 512-BOS
    A+1978-1981
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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