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1979 Cincinnati Reds Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    13Bill BordleyPCollegeEl Camino CollegeCCCAAJrCAYesP6-3185RL1958-01-09Los Angeles,CA
    1979-  1-   3-CIN
    MLB1980-19801977-1982
    116Larry MikesellPCollegeEastern FL STNJCAASoFLNoP6-0150LL1959-05-05Cocoa,FL
    1981- 28- 711-NYA
    A1981-1982
    120Dan LamarCHigh SchoolBellaire (Bellaire,TX)HSHSTXYesC-1B6-1190RR1960-09-18Bellaire,TX
    1979-  1-  20-CIN
    AA1979-1985
    121Kevin WallerOF-3BCollegeSan Diego City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF-2B6-0175LR1960-01-27Fresno,CA
    1979-  1-  21-CIN
    A+1979-1985
    122Mike SullivanPCollegeClemsonNCAA 1JrSCYesP6-0176RR1958-11-04Woodbridge,VA
    1979-  1-  22-CIN
    A+1977-1982
    228Gary KemptonCCollegeTriton CollegeNJCAASoILNoC6-0185RR1959-03-26Arlington Heights,IL
    1981- 23- 595-NYA
    A+1981-1983
    230Keefe CatoPCollegeFairfieldNCAA 1JrCTYesP6-1185RR1958-05-06Yonkers,NY
    1979-  2-  30-CIN
    MLB1983-19841979-1986
    238Mark PedersenPCollegeYakima Valley CollegeNWAACC---WAYesP6-0185RR1959-03-27---
    1980-  2-  27-SEA
    AA1980-1984
    241Bob BuchananPHigh SchoolRiverview (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLYesP-C6-1185LL1961-05-03Ridley Park,PA
    1979-  2-  41-CIN
    MLB1985-19891979-1992
    247Robert ElliottPCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-2180RR------
    1980- 33- 763-MIN
    Rk1980-1980
    248Richard WysockiPHigh SchoolLakewood (Lakewood,NJ)HSHSNJNoP---------------Lakewood,NJ
    1979-  2-  48-CIN
    ---
    352Robert ElliottPCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-2180RR------
    1980- 33- 763-MIN
    Rk1980-1980
    373Kevin LindsleyPCollegeLinn-Benton CCNWAACC---ORNoP------------------
    1980- 16- 256-MIL
    ---
    374Scott LindquistPHigh SchoolKingsburg (Kingsburg,CA)HSHSCANoP------------------
    1979-  3-  74-CIN
    ---
    499Larry RaskinC-1BCollegeCoastal CarolinaNAIA---SCYesC-1B5-10188LR1957-03-31Baltimore,MD
    1979-  4-  99-CIN
    ---
    4100Michael TolbertPHigh SchoolWendell Phillips Academy (Chicago,IL)HSHSILNoP---------------Chicago,IL
    1980-  3-  52-SDN
    ---
    5123Dale ChathamPCollegeGulf Coast CCNJCAA---FLNoP6-0165LL1959-03-23Biloxi,MS
    1982- 20- 505-ATL
    Rk1982-1982
    5126Jeff RussellPHigh SchoolWyoming (Cincinnati,OH)HSHSOHYesP6-3210RR1961-09-02Cincinnati,OH
    1979-  5- 126-CIN
    MLB1983-19961980-1996
    6146Tim StamperPCollegeSpokane Falls CCNWAACC---WAYesP5-11---RR1958-12-06---
    1979-  6- 146-CIN
    A-1979-1980
    6152Ron LittleOFHigh SchoolAsheboro (Asheboro,NC)HSHSNCYesOF-1B6-2185LL1961-02-08Asheboro,NC
    1979-  6- 152-CIN
    AAA1979-1985
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    7168Richard RizzoOF-ifCollegeSuffolk County CC-AmmermanNJCAA---NYYesOF-IF------------------
    1979-  7- 168-CIN
    ---
    7178Bob LappleCCollegeDavidson CollegeNCAA 1---NCYesC6-0195RR1958-05-12---
    1979-  7- 178-CIN
    A1980-1980
    8185Tim HenryPCollegeParis Junior CollegeNJCAA---TXNoP6-1190LL1959-11-11Miamisburg,OH
    1980- 11- 274-TEX
    AA1980-1985
    8204Bill CroneIFCollegeWest ChesterNCAA 1---PANo2B-3B5-10160RR1958-08-26Frederick,MD
    1980-  7- 162-SEA
    AAA1980-1987
    9230Augie SchmidtSSHigh SchoolMary D. Bradford (Kenosha,WI)HSHSWINoSS-3B6-1175RR1962-08-10Kenosha,WI
    1982-  1-   2-TOR
    AAA1982-1986
    10256Tony MasoneOFCollegeClemsonNCAA 1---SCYesOF-C6-1190RR1958-09-16---
    1979- 10- 256-CIN
    A1977-1980
    11282Keith SchrimsherPCollegeSouth FloridaNCAA 1---FLYesP6-1205RR1956-12-23Shreveport,LA
    1979- 11- 282-CIN
    A+1979-1980
    12308Tom EdensOFHigh SchoolFruitland (Fruitland,ID)HSHSIDNoP6-2188RR1961-06-09Ontario,OR
    1983- 14- 361-KCA
    MLB1987-19951983-1996
    13334Randy GomezCCollegeUtahNCAA 1---UTNoC-3B5-10185RR1957-02-04San Mateo,CA
    1980- 25- 624-SFN
    MLB1984-19841980-1987
    14360Rick MylespCollegeJackson CCNJCAA---MIYesP6-3190LL1960-04-12Kokomo,IN
    1979- 14- 360-CIN
    AA1979-1984
    15386Eric JordanCHigh SchoolChaparral (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVNoC------------------
    1979- 15- 386-CIN
    ---
    16412Greg BangertpCollegeLewis-Clark State CollegeNAIA---IDYesP6-3185LL1956-09-20Clarkston,WA
    1979- 16- 412-CIN
    A+1979-1985
    17438Cary PalmerpCollegeMesa CCNJCAA---AZNoP------------1957-11-05---
    1980-  1-  14-TOR
    ---
    18464Russell JonesOFCollegeTexasNCAA 1---TXYes1B-OF6-2190RR1957-11-23---
    1979- 18- 464-CIN
    A-1979-1980
    19490Kevin FlannerypCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesP6-3195RR1957-11-30Detroit,MI
    1979- 19- 490-CIN
    AAA1979-1983
    20516Jeff JonesOFCollegeIowaNCAA 1---IAYesOF-1B6-2200RR1957-10-22Philadelphia,PA
    1979- 20- 516-CIN
    MLB1983-19831979-1985
    21541Kevin Hinds2BCollegeJackson StateNCAA 1---MSYes2B-3B5-8155RR1957-06-06Louisville,KY
    1979- 21- 541-CIN
    A1979-1981
    22566Steven DanielspCollegeTexas WesleyanNAIA---TXYesP6-3190RR1958-06-16---
    1979- 22- 566-CIN
    A1979-1980
    23591Perry EstepOFCollegeWVSTUNCAA 2---WVYesOF6-1175LL1958-09-03Hurricane,WV
    1979- 23- 591-CIN
    Rk1979-1980
    24615Nick FiorillopCollegeUTEPNCAA 1---TXYesP6-2190LL1957-04-08Ocean,NJ
    1979- 24- 615-CIN
    AA1979-1983
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    25639Kurt KepshirepCollegeNew HavenNCAA 2---CTYesP6-1180LR1959-07-03Bridgeport,CT
    1979- 25- 639-CIN
    MLB1984-19861979-1989
    26663Mark MillerOFCollegeUCLANCAA 1---CAYes2B-OF6-0172RR1957-11-13Chester,PA
    1979- 26- 663-CIN
    A1979-1980
    27686Dave EldgredgeCHigh SchoolPunahou (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINoC------------------
    1979- 27- 686-CIN
    ---
    28707Newton BoxpCollegePhillipsNAIA---OKYesP6-1------L1956-09-07---
    1979- 28- 707-CIN
    A1979-1980
    29728Robert SlavenspHigh SchoolWestbury (Houston,TX)HSHSTXNoP---------------Houston,TX
    1979- 29- 728-CIN
    NCAA1980-1982
    30748Mike DowlesspHigh SchoolHoggard (Wilmington,NC)HSHSNCYesP6-5225RR1960-12-13Bethesda,MD
    1979- 30- 748-CIN
    AAA1979-1986
    31768James VegaraOFHigh SchoolPlainview-Old Bethpage Kennedy (Plainview,NY)HSHSNYNoOF---------------Plainview,NY
    1979- 31- 768-CIN
    ---
    32786Kyle Rutledge2BCollegeNew MexicoNCAA 1---NMNo2B------------------
    1979- 32- 786-CIN
    ---
    33804James MelsonpHigh SchoolMorgan County (Hartselle,AL)HSHSALNoP------------------
    1979- 33- 804-CIN
    ---
    34819Bill BoddyCHigh SchoolStart (Toledo,OH)HSHSOHYesC-OF6-0170RR1961-05-06Toledo,OH
    1979- 34- 819-CIN
    AA1979-1983
    35829Rodney Johnson3BCollegeTempleNCAA 1---PAYes3B-1B6-1183RR1957-05-05Royersford,PA
    1979- 35- 829-CIN
    A+1979-1981
    36838Mike MadduxpHigh SchoolRancho (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVNoP6-2185LR1961-08-27Dayton,OH
    1982-  5- 119-PHI
    MLB1986-20001982-2000
    37845Jeff AyerspCollegeBellevue CCNWAACC---WAYesP-C6-3195RR1959-02-25Kirkland,WA
    1979- 37- 845-CIN
    A-1978-1980
    38851Robert HooverpCollegeNew MexicoNCAA 1---NMYesP------------------
    1979- 38- 851-CIN
    ---
    39856Sonny JamesOfHigh SchoolFulton (Fulton,MO)HSHSMONoOF------------------
    1979- 39- 856-CIN
    ---
    40859Randy ReedCCollegeTennessee Wesleyan CollegeNAIA---TNNoC------------------
    1979- 40- 859-CIN
    ---
    41862Mike AdkinsCHigh SchoolCaldwell (Caldwell,ID)HSHSIDNoC5-10165RR1962-05-31Caldwell,ID
    1979- 41- 862-CIN
    ---
    42865Daniel KlosickipCollegeSpokane Falls CCNWAACC---WANoP6-0165RR1960-07-31---
    1979- 42- 865-CIN
    A+1980-1982
    43868Mike FischerCHigh SchoolRiverview (Sarasota,FL)HSHSFLNoC------------------
    1979- 43- 868-CIN
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