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1978 Chicago Cubs Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    113Bill HayesCCollegeIndiana StateNCAA 1---INYesC-OF6-0195RR1957-10-24Cheverly,MD
    1978-  1-  13-CHN
    MLB1980-19801978-1987
    114James McManusPCollegeTriton CollegeNJCAA---ILYesP6-1180RR------
    1979-  5-  66-CHN
    A-1979-1979
    114Joe Hicks3B------------Yes1B-OF6-3215RR1957-07-15Indianapolis,IN
    1978-  1-  14-CHN
    AAA1978-1987
    122Michael Campbell3BCollegePanola CollegeNJCAA---TXYes3B---------------Mesquite,TX
    1978-  1-  22-CHN
    ---
    236Jeff StottlemyrePCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WANoP6-2180RR---Yakima,WA
    1979-  2-  37-SEA
    AA1980-1983
    239Mel HallOFHigh SchoolPort Byron (Port Byron,NY)HSHSNYYesOF-DH6-1185LL1960-09-16Lyons,NY
    1978-  2-  39-CHN
    MLB1981-19961978-2002
    240Craig KornfeldSSCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYes2B-SS5-10160RR1958-03-10Manhasset,NY
    1978-  2-  40-CHN
    AA1978-1981
    246Andrew WalkerC------------Yes3B-OF5-10185RR1957-08-08St. Louis,MO
    1978-  2-  46-CHN
    A1978-1979
    348Greg MoyerOFCollegeCerritos CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-0180RR1958-01-15La Mirada,CA
    1978-  3-  48-CHN
    AA1978-1981
    365Bubba KizerSSCollegeGeorgiaNCAA 1---GAYesSS-2B5-11165RR1956-09-27Atlanta,GA
    1978-  3-  65-CHN
    A1978-1979
    366Richard AspenieiterPCollegeGrossmont CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-1170RR1957-03-22San Diego,CA
    1978-  3-  66-CHN
    A+1978-1979
    491Dave SeilerPHigh SchoolManzano (Albuquerque,NM)HSHSNMNoP6-3215LL1960-07-30Zaragosa,SP
    1981-  8- 201-PHI
    AA1981-1984
    491Matt StilwellOFCollegeLinn-Benton CCNWAACC---ORYesOF------------------
    1978-  4-  91-CHN
    ---
    5114John KossickPCollegeHouston CCNJCAA---TXYesP------------------
    1978-  5- 114-CHN
    ---
    5117Jon PerlmanPCollegeBaylorNCAA 1---TXNoP6-3185LR1956-12-13Dallas,TX
    1979-  1-  12-CHN
    MLB1985-19881979-1988
    6136Kevin ShusterCCollegePasadena City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesC---------------Pasadena,CA
    1978-  6- 136-CHN
    ---
    6143Robert TriplettCHigh SchoolWendell Phillips Academy (Chicago,IL)HSHSILYesC-OF6-3200RR1959-04-30Charleston,MO
    1978-  6- 143-CHN
    A-1978-1980
    7155Todd WilsonPCollegeMount San Antonio CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP------------------
    1979-  7- 159-CHN
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    7169Mark ParkerPCollegeHuntington UniversityNAIA---INYesP6-2175LR1956-06-12Huntington,IN
    1978-  7- 169-CHN
    AAA1978-1982
    8195Dave KlipsteinSSHigh SchoolMarshall (Milwaukee,WI)HSHSWINoOF-3B6-0183RR1960-06-20Milwaukee,WI
    1982- 29- 739-MIL
    AAA1982-1988
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    9221Jeff GrothOFCollegeBowling Green StateNCAA 1---OHNoOF------R------Chagrin Falls,OH
    1980-  4-  65-TEX
    ---
    10247John StockstillSSHigh SchoolHurley (Hurley,MO)HSHSMOYes3B6-2200RR1960-01-03Springfield,MO
    1978- 10- 247-CHN
    A1978-1980
    11273Mark LohuisPCollegeFresno StateNCAA 1---CANoP5-11175---R1956-11-15---
    1979- 21- 527-HOU
    AA1979-1981
    12299Felix SwaggertypHigh SchoolCarter (Knoxville,TN)HSHSTNYesP6-0173RR1960-06-01Knoxville,TN
    1978- 12- 299-CHN
    A+1978-1982
    13325Dave Govea1B-OFHigh SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCANo1B6-2189LL1960-09-14Long Beach,CA
    1982- 12- 296-CAL
    A-1982-1982
    14351Mark GilbertOFCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLYesOF-2B6-0175BR1956-08-22Atlanta,GA
    1978- 14- 351-CHN
    MLB1985-19851978-1985
    15377Mark LangstonpHigh SchoolBuchser (Santa Clara,CA)HSHSCANoP6-2185RL1960-08-20San Diego,CA
    1981-  2-  35-SEA
    MLB1984-19991979-1999
    16403James MitchellSSCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1---VAYes3B-2B6-1180LL---Rochester,NY
    1978- 16- 403-CHN
    AA1978-1981
    17429Scott StranskipCollegeNorthwesternNCAA 1---ILNoP-OF6-4210RR1957-11-27Mount Vernon,IL
    1979-  8- 183-SEA
    AAA1979-1987
    18454Matt Elser1B-pHigh SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)HSHSCANo1B-P------------------
    1978- 18- 454-CHN
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    19479Joe McClainpCollegeMilligan CollegeNAIASrTNYesP6-2200RR1956-01-25Johnson City,TN
    1978- 19- 479-CHN
    AAA1978-1981
    20503Mark VajiOFHigh SchoolJohn Marshall (Cleveland,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-2205RL1961-02-06Cleveland,OH
    1978- 20- 503-CHN
    A+1978-1982
    21526Chris AdomanispHigh SchoolBowie (Bowie,MD)HSHSMDNoP------------------
    1978- 21- 526-CHN
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    22548Darrel WhiteOFHigh SchoolSouthwest (St. Louis,MO)HSHSMONoOF---------------St. Louis,MO
    1980- 35- 782-NYN
    ---
    23568Joe BeasonpHigh SchoolTaylor (Kokomo,IN)HSHSINNoP------------------
    1978- 23- 568-CHN
    ---
    24587Mike GodleyOFCollegeJackson StateNCAA 1---MSYesOF5-7160BR1955-11-16Hallettsville,TX
    1978- 24- 587-CHN
    A1978-1979
    25605Richard RaphaelpCollegeSan Jose StateNCAA 1---CANoP------------------
    1978- 25- 605-CHN
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    26622Tim CarrollOFCollegeNebraskaNCAA 1---NEYesOF-P5-11183RR1957-09-11Denver,CO
    1978- 26- 622-CHN
    A1978-1980
    27638Kevin KirbypCollegeSanta ClaraNCAA 1---CAYesP6-0190RR1956-06-14San Francisco,CA
    1978- 27- 638-CHN
    Rk1978-1978
    28654Eric GormanpHigh SchoolWest Morris (Chester,NJ)HSHSNJYesP5-11175LL1959-09-18Plainfield,NJ
    1978- 28- 654-CHN
    Rk1978-1979
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    29670Mike Weakman3BHigh SchoolMeredian (Sanford,MI)HSHSMIYes3B------------------
    1978- 29- 670-CHN
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    30685Mike Diaz1BHigh SchoolTerra Nova (Pacifica,CA)HSHSCAYesC-OF6-2195RR1960-04-15San Francisco,CA
    1978- 30- 685-CHN
    MLB1983-19881978-2009
    31700Wayne StoneOFCollegeOral RobertsNCAA 1---OKNoSS-3B5-10165BR------
    1978- 31- 700-CHN
    A+1979-1980
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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