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1979 California Angels Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    14Otis Nixon3BCollegeLouisburg CollegeNJCAASoNCNoOF-CF6-2180BR1959-01-09Evergreen,NC
    1979-  1-   3-NYA
    MLB1983-19991979-1999
    116Dennis IvyOF-1BCollegeSan Joaquin Delta CollegeCCCAA---CANoOF-1B------------------
    1980-  5- 111-SFN
    ---
    229Ken EriksenPCollegeCitrus CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP------RR------
    1979-  2-  29-CAL
    ---
    242Bill WordenCCollegeMission CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B-C5-11205RR1959-09-16Glendale,CA
    1981- 19- 470-CAL
    AA1980-1986
    345Curt WardlePCollegeSan Bernardino Valley CollegeCCCAAFrCANoP6-5220LL1960-11-16Downey,CA
    1981-  3-  56-MIN
    MLB1984-19851981-1987
    349Lawrence DuggerPCollegeArizona Western CollegeNJCAA---AZYesP5-10180RR1959-08-16El Paso,TX
    1979-  3-  49-CAL
    AA1979-1982
    354Bill Lindsey3BCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLYesC-1B6-3195RR1960-04-12Staten Island,NY
    1979-  3-  54-CAL
    MLB1987-19871981-1988
    454Bnan OwensPCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZYesP------------------
    1979-  4-  54-CAL
    ---
    367Mickey SaatzerPHigh SchoolEisenhower (Hopkins,MN)HSHSMNYesP-1B6-3210LR1960-12-22Breckenridge,MN
    1979-  3-  67-CAL
    AA1979-1986
    368Al NewmanSSCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CANo2B-SS5-9183BR1960-06-30Kansas City,MO
    1981-  1-  12-MON
    MLB1985-19921982-1992
    493Eric BarryPHigh SchoolMount Whitney (Visalia,CA)HSHSCANoP6-3190LL1961-02-05Visalia,CA
    1982- 20- 521-OAK
    AA1982-1985
    494Edward LindseyPCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLYesP6-3183LL------
    1979-  4-  94-CAL
    A+1979-1981
    5118Don FreemanSSCollegeWest Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B-2B6-0170BR------
    1982- 19- 473-SDN
    A+1982-1985
    5119Pat Keedy2BCollegeAuburnNCAA 1---ALYes3B-SS6-4205RR1958-01-10Birmingham,AL
    1979-  5- 119-CAL
    MLB1985-19891977-1989
    6141Gary PettisOFCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-3B6-1160BR1958-04-03Oakland,CA
    1979-  6- 141-CAL
    MLB1982-19921979-1993
    6145Jackie SkaggsPCollegeWilliam CareyNAIA---MSYesP6-7205RR------
    1979-  6- 145-CAL
    A+1979-1981
    7163Russ StephansCCollegeLos Angeles Valley CollegeCCCAA---CANoC-1B6-0190RR1959-05-20Pontiac,MI
    1980-  3-  49-KCA
    AAA1980-1986
    7171Steve RenfroeOFCollegeAuburnNCAA 1---ALNoOF-1B6-1186RR---Lilburn,GA
    1979-  7- 171-CAL
    A-1977-1981
    8180Stanford HillPCollegeMcLennan CCNJCAA---TXYesP------------------
    1979-  8- 180-CAL
    ---
    9196Robert KlemPCollegeCollege of the CanyonsCCCAA---CAYesP------------------
    1979-  9- 196-CAL
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8197Warren HollierPCollegeOral RobertsNCAA 1---OKYesP6-6205RR---Altadena,CA
    1979-  8- 197-CAL
    Rk1979-1979
    10207George Nebrich1BCollegeBroward CollegeNJCAA---FLYes1B-C6-4185RR------
    1979- 10- 207-CAL
    Rk1979-1979
    9223Darrell MillerOFCollegeCal Poly PomonaNCAA 2---CAYesC-OF6-2200RR1958-02-26Washington,DC
    1979-  9- 223-CAL
    MLB1984-19881979-1990
    11275Greg HansonCCollegeVanguard Southern CaliforniaNAIA---CAYesOF-C6-2200RR------
    1979- 11- 275-CAL
    A1979-1980
    12301Danny SmithOFHigh SchoolSouthern (Miami,FL)HSHSFLNoOF---------------Miami,FL
    1979- 12- 301-CAL
    ---
    13327Marion HunterSSHigh SchoolKearny (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-2B6-2170RR1961-05-05San Diego,CA
    1979- 13- 327-CAL
    AA1979-1982
    14353Jim CeledomaCCollegeWilliam CareyNAIA---MSYesC------------------
    1979- 14- 353-CAL
    ---
    15379Don CarfinoSSCollegeUSCNCAA 1JrCANoSS---------------Bellflower,CA
    1981- 15- 291-MIL
    ---
    16405Mark PangbornpCollegeRio Hondo CCCCCAA---CAYesP6-2180RR------
    1979- 16- 405-CAL
    Rk1979-1980
    17431Galdenio NodaSSHigh SchoolBell (Bell,CA)HSHSCANoSS---------------Bell,CA
    1979- 17- 431-CAL
    ---
    18457Andrew PavlovicpCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAAFrAZNoP------RR------
    1980-  5-  73-KCA
    ---
    19483Mingo NunezSSCollegeWagnerNCAA 1---NYNoSS------------------
    1979- 19- 483-CAL
    ---
    20509Brian BuckleypCollegeUC DavisNCAA 2---CAYesP6-2210RR1958-04-23Santa Monica,CA
    1979- 20- 509-CAL
    AA1979-1984
    21534Maunce ChnstianOFCollegeTexas SouthernNCAA 1---TXNoOF------------------
    1979- 21- 534-CAL
    ---
    22559David DuranpCollegeCal State Los AngelesNCAA 1---CAYesP6-1170RR1957-04-24Los Angeles,CA
    1979- 22- 559-CAL
    AA1979-1982
    23584Eli AldridgeOFCollegePrairie View A&MNCAA 2SrTXYesOF5-9163LL------
    1979- 23- 584-CAL
    Rk1979-1979
    24608Timothy CollinsOFCollegeLoyola MarymountNCAA 1---CAYes1B-OF6-2200LR---Torrance,CA
    1979- 24- 608-CAL
    A+1979-1980
    25632Paul WirkusOFCollegeSan Diego StateNCAA 1---CANo1B6-2190RR---San Diego,CA
    1979- 25- 632-CAL
    A1979-1981
    26656Jay KibbepCollegeLouisiana TechNCAA 1---LAYesP6-3195RR1958-04-12Alton,IL
    1979- 26- 656-CAL
    AAA1979-1985
    27679Rodney MartinOFHigh SchoolEisenhower (Rialto,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-0185RR---Rialto,CA
    1983- 14- 348-HOU
    A-1983-1983
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    28700Michael RizzoSS-2BHigh SchoolHoly Cross (River Grove,IL)HSHSILNo3B-2B5-10175RR1960-12-14Chicago,IL
    1982- 22- 554-CAL
    A+1982-1984
    29721Frank PennachioIFCollegeUSCNCAA 1---CAYes2B-OF5-11175RR---Downey,CA
    1979- 29- 721-CAL
    Rk1978-1979
    42 record(s)
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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