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1979 Montreal Expos Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    19Steve RoederSSCollegeColumbia State CCNJCAA---TNYes3B-OF6-3185RR------
    1979-  1-   9-MON
    A+1979-1981
    110Tim Wallach1BCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1---CAYes3B-1B6-3200RR1957-09-14Huntington Park,CA
    1979-  1-  10-MON
    MLB1980-19961979-1996
    110Mark ChristyPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP6-3185RR1959-01-16Astoria,NY
    1981- 26- 648-SDN
    A+1981-1982
    114Chris Cawthon1BCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAAFrGANo1B-OF6-5215LR1959-12-07Atlanta,GA
    1982-  6- 144-CLE
    A1982-1983
    232Mike KwlecinskiSSHigh SchoolShawnee (Warren,MI)HSHSMIYesOF-SS6-3180RR1960-12-18Warren,MI
    1979-  2-  32-MON
    A+1979-1983
    233Ed SchiavoP---PA---------YesP6-2175RR---Boyertown,PA
    1980-  4-  63-PHI
    A1980-1981
    235Jim WeaverOF-1BCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLNoOF-DH6-3190LL1959-10-10Kingston,NY
    1980-  2-  35-MIN
    MLB1985-19891980-1990
    238Cat Whitfield1BCollegeMiddle GeorgiaNJCAA---GAYes1B-OF6-2185RR1958-07-27Gainesville,FL
    1979-  2-  38-MON
    A+1979-1981
    361Derrell Baker2BCollegeMiddle GeorgiaNJCAA---GANoOF-2B5-10185RR1960-08-05Hinesville,GA
    1981- 21- 537-MON
    AAA1981-1988
    487Randy O'NealPCollegePalm Beach State CollegeNJCAAFrFLNoP6-2195RR1960-08-30Ashland,KY
    1981-  1-  15-DET
    MLB1984-19901981-1995
    488John RussellOFHigh SchoolNorman (Norman,OK)HSHSOKNoC-OF6-0205RR1961-01-05Oklahoma City,OK
    1982-  1-  13-PHI
    MLB1984-19931980-2003
    5111Chris Campbell3BCollegePanola CollegeNJCAA---TXNo1B6-3195BR1959-06-13---
    1981- 38- 840-MON
    Rk1981-1981
    5114Jim AutenOFCollegeUCLANCAA 1---CAYesOF-1B6-1200RR1957-11-09Los Angeles,CA
    1979-  5- 114-MON
    AA1979-1984
    6135Rory BrownPCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLNoP6-2180LL1960-12-04Fort Lauderdale,FL
    1982-  7- 180-NYA
    A+1982-1983
    6140Wallace Johnson2BCollegeIndiana StateNCAA 1---INYes2B-OF5-11173BR1956-12-25Gary,IN
    1979-  6- 140-MON
    MLB1981-19901979-1990
    7157Steve Mastro3B-OFCollegeMacomb CCNJCAA---MIYes3B-OF6-1185BR1960-03-30Detroit,MI
    1979-  7- 157-MON
    A+1980-1981
    7166Mike Gates2BCollegePepperdineNCAA 1---CAYes2B-3B6-0165LR1956-09-20Culver City,CA
    1979-  7- 166-MON
    MLB1981-19821979-1984
    8176Mike WithrowPCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAA---TXYesP6-3200RR1959-09-22---
    1981-  7- 162-CHA
    AA1981-1983
    8192Bill St. JohnPHigh SchoolAiken (Cincinnati,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-3185LL1960-09-06Cincinnati,OH
    1979-  8- 192-MON
    A+1979-1982
    9192David CohronPCollegeMiddle GeorgiaNJCAA---GAYes1B-OF6-4220LL------
    1979-  9- 192-MON
    A1979-1980
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    10204Richard VitatoIFCollegeMerced CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B-2B6-0170LR1960-07-05Merced,CA
    1980-  5- 125-MON
    A+1981-1983
    11215John BakerPCollegeManatee-SarasotaNJCAA---FLYesP6-2195RR------
    1979- 11- 215-MON
    A-1979-1979
    9218Larry BogerOFHigh SchoolDel Campo (Fair Oaks,CA)HSHSCAYesP5-11170RR---Citrus Heights,CA
    1979-  9- 218-MON
    Rk1979-1980
    12224Blake ByrketPCollegeMuscatine CCNJCAA---IAYesP6-1------R---Victorville,CA
    1979- 12- 224-MON
    A-1979-1980
    13231Jim AtkinsonOFCollegeWestern KentuckyNCAA 1---KYYesOF6-3200RR1957-08-01---
    1979- 13- 231-MON
    A+1979-1980
    14236Ric WilsonOFCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoC-1B6-2200RR1959-10-21Tempe,AZ
    1981-  1-  25-SEA
    AA1981-1986
    15240George KeenpCollegeWittenbergNCAA 3---OHYesC-1B6-1180RR------
    1979- 15- 240-MON
    A+1979-1979
    10244Thor EdgellPHigh SchoolGarden Grove (Garden Grove,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3190RR---Garden Grove,CA
    1982-  1-  19-DET
    A+1982-1983
    11270Joe AbonePCollegeLe MoyneNCAA 2SrNYYesP6-1180RR1957-08-05Rome,NY
    1979- 11- 270-MON
    AAA1979-1983
    12296Ron CaldwellP-OFCollegeMcNeese StateNCAA 1---LAYesP6-3205RR1958-01-09---
    1979- 12- 296-MON
    AA1979-1981
    13322Kirk Forbes2BCollegeTennessee StateNCAA 1---TNYes2B6-0170BR------
    1979- 13- 322-MON
    A-1979-1980
    14348John Palica1B-OFHigh SchoolTorrance (Torrance,CA)HSHSCANoOF-P6-4195BL---Torrance,CA
    1980-  1-  25-MIN
    AA1979-1985
    15374Gus BurgesspHigh SchoolAtlantic Community (Delray Beach,FL)HSHSFLNoOF5-11185LL1961-12-18Boynton Beach,FL
    1980-  2-  27-BOS
    AAA1980-1985
    16400Bobby RuispHigh SchoolDupont (Hermitage,TN)HSHSTNYesP6-1185---L---Hermitage,TN
    1979- 16- 400-MON
    Rk1979-1979
    17426Brad Mills3BCollegeArizonaNCAA 1---AZYes3B-1B6-0195LR1957-01-19Exeter,CA
    1979- 17- 426-MON
    MLB1980-19831979-1986
    18452Shayne HammondpHigh SchoolWest Columbus (Cerro Gordo,NC)HSHSNCNoP6-0185LL1960-11-14Cerro Gordo,NC
    1981-  1-  21-LAN
    AA1981-1983
    19478Jeff McDonaldpHigh SchoolTulsa Union (Tulsa,OK)HSHSOKNoP6-3190RR1961-03-07Cupertino,CA
    1982-  5- 112-SEA
    AA1982-1986
    20504Chuck FickOFCollegePepperdineNCAA 1---CAYesC-1B6-1195RR1957-11-11---
    1979- 20- 504-MON
    AAA1979-1983
    21529Keith WhitepCollegeJackson State CCNJCAA---TNYesP6-3190LL------
    1979- 21- 529-MON
    Rk1979-1979
    22554Thomas ScheerpHigh SchoolLuther Burbank (Sacramento,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Sacramento,CA
    1979- 22- 554-MON
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    23579David FlowerspCollegeMethodistNCAA 3---NCYesP6-1165RL1953-09-08Lumberton,NC
    1979- 23- 579-MON
    A-1979-1979
    24603David FlorespHigh SchoolMary Carroll (Corpus Christi,TX)HSHSTXNoP6-3205RR---Corpus Christi,TX
    1982-  3-  61-MON
    AA1980-1985
    25627Bud YanuspCollegeEastern MichiganNCAA 1SrMIYesP6-2190RR1957-06-18Ferndale,MI
    1979- 25- 627-MON
    AA1979-1983
    26651David BradshawpHigh SchoolJac Cen Del (Osgood,IN)HSHSINYesP5-11165LL---Osgood,IN
    1979- 26- 651-MON
    Rk1979-1980
    27674Tommy MontgomerypCollegeColumbus StateNCAA 2---GAYesP6-4170LL---Thomaston,GA
    1979- 27- 674-MON
    A-1979-1979
    28696George FoussianesSSCollegeMichiganNCAA 1---MINo3B-1B6-1190RR1957-12-21New York,NY
    1980- 36- 797-DET
    AAA1980-1985
    29717Bill SattlerpCollegeYoungstown StateNCAA 2---OHYesP6-0166RR1957-08-19Youngstown,OH
    1979- 29- 717-MON
    AAA1979-1984
    30738Billy HatcherOF-pHigh SchoolWilliams (Williams,AZ)HSHSAZNoOF-2B5-9175RR1960-10-04Williams,AZ
    1981-  6- 131-CHN
    MLB1984-19951981-1995
    31758John McKeon2BHigh SchoolCummings (Burlington,NC)HSHSNCNo2B------------------
    1979- 31- 758-MON
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