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1979 Baltimore Orioles Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    17Joe HouseyPCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLNoP6-2170RR1959-06-27Miami,FL
    1980-  2-  37-CHN
    AA1980-1985
    120Darren DilksPCollegeChaffey CollegeCCCAA---CANoP6-4210LL1960-06-30Upland,CA
    1981-  1-  18-MON
    AAA1981-1984
    123Andy MarstonOF-PCollegeSt. Petersburg CollegeNJCAASoFLYesP6-1180RR1959-04-28Dunedin,FL
    1979-  1-  23-BAL
    A+1979-1981
    230Fred ConradiPCollegeCentralia CollegeNWAACC---WAYesP6-0180LL------
    1979-  2-  30-BAL
    Rk1979-1980
    245Tim MaplesPHigh SchoolPinecrest (Southern Pines,NC)HSHSNCYesP6-2180RR1960-08-31Jacksonville,NC
    1979-  2-  45-BAL
    AA1979-1983
    246Steven EspinozaSSCollegeFoothill CollegeCCCAA---CAYesSS-2B6-2150RR1958-12-19San Francisco,CA
    1979-  2-  46-BAL
    A+1979-1980
    371Bob MelvinCHigh SchoolMenlo-Atherton (Atherton,CA)HSHSCANoC-1B6-4205RR1961-10-28Palo Alto,CA
    1981-  1-   2-DET
    MLB1985-19941981-1995
    372Randy Miller2BCollegeFSC at jacksonvilleNJCAA---FLYesP-2B6-1180RR1953-03-18Oxnard,CA
    1979-  3-  72-BAL
    MLB1977-19781977-2003
    497Greg DeesIFHigh SchoolAuburndale (Auburndale,FL)HSHSFLYes3B-1B6-4201LR1961-04-18Auburndale,FL
    1980- 10- 219-CAL
    AA1980-1982
    498Bill Bond1B-PCollegeSt. Petersburg CollegeNJCAA---FLYes1B-P------------------
    1979-  4-  98-BAL
    ---
    5122Gregg BurttOFCollegeQuinnipiacNCAA 2---CTYesOF6-0190LR1960-08-04---
    1979-  5- 122-BAL
    A+1979-1980
    5123Allan RamirezPCollegeRiceNCAA 1SrTXYesP5-10180RR1957-05-01Victoria,TX
    1979-  5- 123-BAL
    MLB1983-19831979-1985
    6145Craig CunardPCollegeIowa Western CCNJCAA---IAYesP------------------
    1979-  6- 145-BAL
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    6149Julian GonzalezPHigh SchoolTampa Catholic (Tampa,FL)HSHSFLYesP6-3155RR1960-05-13Tampa,FL
    1979-  6- 149-BAL
    AAA1979-1985
    7167Tony BarquinOFCollegeMiami-Dade CollegeNJCAA---FLYesOF------L---------
    1979-  7- 167-BAL
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    7175Storm DavisPHigh SchoolUniversity Christian (Jacksonville,FL)HSHSFLYesP-OF6-4207RR1961-12-26Dallas,TX
    1979-  7- 175-BAL
    MLB1982-19941979-1995
    8184Kevin UsherPHigh SchoolBayport-Blue Point (Bayport,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-0205---R---Bayport,NY
    1979-  8- 184-BAL
    Rk1980-1980
    8201Robert PalmerCCollegeChapmanNCAA 2---CAYesC-1B6-0182RR1957-02-08Anaheim,CA
    1979-  8- 201-BAL
    AA1979-1982
    9227Jeff Hunter3BCollegeNebraskaNCAA 1JrNENo1B-3B6-3205LR1958-01-22Omaha,NE
    1980- 25- 640-BOS
    A+1980-1982
    10253Rod BookerSSCollegeCaliforniaNCAA 1---CANoSS-2B6-0175LR1958-09-04Los Angeles,CA
    1980-  4-  90-MIN
    MLB1987-19911980-1992
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11279Mark JurenaOFCollegeLouisvilleNCAA 1---KYYesOF5-11---RR---Coraopolis,PA
    1979- 11- 279-BAL
    A-1979-1981
    12305Kenneth JordanPHigh SchoolWilliam Campbell (Brookneal,VA)HSHSVAYesP6-2200RR---Brookneal,VA
    1979- 12- 305-BAL
    A+1980-1980
    13331Terry SchrinerOFHigh SchoolHarrisburg (Harrisburg,PA)HSHSPAYesOF6-1195RR---Harrisburg,PA
    1979- 13- 331-BAL
    Rk1979-1980
    14357David SchumanOFCollegeSeton HallNCAA 1---NJYes3B-OF5-10192RR------
    1979- 14- 357-BAL
    Rk1978-1979
    15383Freddie SmithpHigh SchoolPasco (Dade City,FL)HSHSFLYesP-SS6-2175RR1961-10-26Dade City,FL
    1979- 15- 383-BAL
    A+1979-1981
    16409Bill HainlineSSCollegeGonzagaNCAA 1---WANoSS---------------Spokane,WA
    1980-  2-  34-SFN
    NCAA1976-1979
    17435Angelo Blake2BCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYes2B-SS5-9175RR---Vallejo,CA
    1979- 17- 435-BAL
    A-1979-1980
    18461Larry WoodhallpCollegeMinnesota State University-MankatoNCAA 2---MNYesP------------------
    1979- 18- 461-BAL
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    19487Lonnie IvieOFCollegeBlinn CollegeNJCAA---TXYesC-OF5-11175RR1959-04-13Carrollton,TX
    1979- 19- 487-BAL
    AA1979-1981
    20513Thomas HarrellSSCollegeColumbus StateNCAA 2---GANoSS------------------
    1980- 22- 570-BAL
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    21538Bruss BowmanOFHigh SchoolWalt Whitman (Bethesda,MD)HSHSMDYes1B-OF6-1195LL1961-01-28Bethesda,MD
    1979- 21- 538-BAL
    A+1979-1981
    22563Manuel MartinezOFCollegeSouthwest Texas Junior CollegeNJCAA---TXYesC6-0190RR---Kingsville,TX
    1979- 22- 563-BAL
    Rk1979-1979
    23588Greg SchulerOFHigh SchoolRobinson Secondary School (Fairfax,VA)HSHSVANoOF6-2195RR1961-02-03Cambridge,MA
    1979- 23- 588-BAL
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    24612Gary ZedonekpCollegeMansfield PennsylvaniaNCAA 3---PAYesP6-1180RR---Tamaqua,PA
    1979- 24- 612-BAL
    A+1979-1980
    25636David PfeifferpCollegeNorthwest Missouri StateNCAA 2---MOYesP6-1175RR---Winigan,MO
    1979- 25- 636-BAL
    Rk1979-1979
    26660Bill SwaggertypCollegeStetsonNCAA 1SrFLYesP6-2186RR1956-12-05Sanford,FL
    1979- 26- 660-BAL
    MLB1983-19861979-1988
    27683Chris Newman1BHigh SchoolChurchill (Eugene,OR)HSHSORNo1B------LL---Eugene,OR
    1979- 27- 683-BAL
    NCAA1980-1984
    28704Scott GardnerpCollegeOklahomaNCAA 1JrOKNoP6-6200RR1957-10-29Lubbock,TX
    1980-  9- 225-HOU
    AA1977-1983
    29725Cecil MorrisOFHigh SchoolLoyola (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCANoOF---------------Los Angeles,CA
    1979- 29- 725-BAL
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    30745John DeLeontBHigh SchoolUniversity City (Philadelphia,PA)HSHSPAYes1B-OF6-7220RR1961-08-05Philadelphia,PA
    1979- 30- 745-BAL
    A+1979-1981
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    31765Glenn Davis1B-pHigh SchoolUniversity Christian (Jacksonville,FL)HSHSFLNo1B-OF6-3210RR1961-03-28Jacksonville,FL
    1983- 42- 817-TEX
    MLB1984-19931981-1996
    32783Kevin GrosspHigh SchoolFillmore (Fillmore,CA)HSHSCANoP6-5215RR1961-06-08Downey,CA
    1981-  1-  11-PHI
    MLB1983-19971981-1997
    33801Rodney MasonpHigh SchoolHigh Point (Beltsville,MD)HSHSMDNoP------------------
    1979- 33- 801-BAL
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    34817Charles WilliamsSSHigh SchoolApopka (Apopka,FL)HSHSFLYesSS-2B6-1175LR---Apopka,FL
    1979- 34- 817-BAL
    Rk1979-1980
    35827Charles TomasellipHigh SchoolClearwater (Clearwater,FL)HSHSFLNoP6-1170LL1961-02-02Clearwater,FL
    1982- 12- 310-NYA
    AA1982-1984
    36836Jack LeonardIFHigh SchoolTucker (Tucker,GA)HSHSGANoIF6-0195RR1960-01-14Conneaut,OH
    1980-  2-  28-LAN
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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