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1980 Detroit Tigers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    114Joseph McCarthyOFCollegeSouth CarolinaNCAA 1---SCYesOF------------------
    1980-  1-  14-DET
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    116John MollerP---NJ---------YesP6-1190RR1958-07-14Old Bridge,NJ
    1980-  1-  16-DET
    A+1978-1982
    117Mike Laga1BCollegeBergen CCNJCAA---NJYes1B-DH6-2210LL1960-06-14Ridgewood,NJ
    1980-  1-  17-DET
    MLB1982-19901980-1990
    118Glenn Wilson3BCollegeSam Houston StateNCAA 2---TXYesOF-3B6-1190RR1958-12-22Baytown,TX
    1980-  1-  18-DET
    MLB1982-19931980-1993
    238Mitch Seoane2BCollegeHillsborough CCNJCAA---FLYes2B-SS5-9160RR1961-02-09Tampa,FL
    1980-  2-  38-DET
    AAA1981-1987
    241Nick O'ConnorPCollegethe CumberlandsNAIA---KYYesP6-3180RR1961-06-04Cincinnati,OH
    1980-  2-  41-DET
    AA1980-1983
    243Paul HuyckPCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP6-4195RR---Lompoc,CA
    1981-  6- 135-SDN
    A+1981-1982
    244Charlie ReeseSSHigh SchoolPequannock (Pompton Plains,NJ)HSHSNJNo1B------LR------
    1980-  2-  44-DET
    ---
    369Kevin YoungOFCollegeValencia CCNJCAA---FLYesOF5-9175LR1960-02-21Columbia,MD
    1980-  3-  69-DET
    A1980-1982
    370Roberto CasasnovasPHigh SchoolMahwah (Mahwah,NJ)HSHSNJYesOF-1B6-2175LL1962-02-16Mahwah,NJ
    1980-  3-  70-DET
    A+1981-1983
    495Guy HubertSSCollegeDelgado CCNJCAA---LAYesSS-3B5-11180RR1959-09-16---
    1980-  4-  95-DET
    A+1981-1981
    496Bob SebraPHigh SchoolGloucester Catholic (Gloucester,NJ)HSHSNJNoP6-2200RR1961-12-11Ridgewood,NJ
    1983-  5- 109-TEX
    MLB1985-19901983-1998
    5120Randy HuntOFCollegeChattahoochee ValNJCAA---ALNoC-P6-0185RR1960-01-03Prattville,AL
    1981-  1-   2-SLN
    MLB1985-19861981-1988
    5122Lawrence Gilmore1BHigh SchoolWest Covina (West Covina,CA)HSHSCAYes1B6-1205LR1962-01-02West Covina,CA
    1980-  5- 122-DET
    A1980-1981
    6145John EngenPCollegeMinnesota-DuluthNCAA 2---MNYesP------------------
    1980-  6- 145-DET
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    6148Mark SmithOFHigh SchoolFairfield College Prep (Fairfield,CT)HSHSCTYesOF-1B6-2185RR1962-03-02Fairfield,CT
    1980-  6- 148-DET
    AAA1980-1985
    7167James DoleskiPCollegeNorthern Virginia CCNJCAA---VAYesP6-0185---R------
    1980-  7- 167-DET
    A1980-1980
    7174Stan YoungerOFCollegeBrigham YoungNCAA 1---UTYesOF-1B6-2180LL1959-01-27Santa Monica,CA
    1980-  7- 174-DET
    AAA1980-1984
    8189Kenneth MerrittCCollegeYavapai CollegeNJCAA---AZYesC6-1190BR------
    1980-  8- 189-DET
    A-1982-1982
    8200Stine PooleCCollegePacificNCAA 1---CAYesC-1B6-1205RR1958-11-06San Diego,CA
    1980-  8- 200-DET
    AAA1980-1984
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    9226Homer MoncriefPCollegeJackson StateNCAA 1---MSYesP6-3210RR1958-07-26Newton,MI
    1980-  9- 226-DET
    AA1980-1984
    10252Chuck HensleyPCollegeCaliforniaNCAA 1---CAYesP6-3190LL1959-03-11Tulare,CA
    1980- 10- 252-DET
    MLB1986-19861980-1990
    11278Dwight LowryCCollegeNorth CarolinaNCAA 1---NCYesC-1B6-3210LR1957-10-23Lumberton,NC
    1980- 11- 278-DET
    MLB1984-19881980-1990
    12304Carl Burns1BHigh SchoolChadsey (Detroit,MI)HSHSMIYes3B5-9190BR---Detroit,MI
    1980- 12- 304-DET
    Rk1980-1981
    13330Kevin PerrettCHigh SchoolMadison (San Diego,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-2180RR---San Diego,CA
    1980- 13- 330-DET
    Rk1980-1981
    14356Michael JonesSSHigh SchoolRome Free Academy (Rome,NY)HSHSNYYes2B-SS5-11165LR---Rome,NY
    1980- 14- 356-DET
    Rk1980-1981
    15382Rondal RollinOFCollegeCal State NorthridgeNCAA 2---CAYesOF6-1205RR1959-01-25Carson,CA
    1980- 15- 382-DET
    AAA1980-1987
    16408Howard CarterOFCollegeTuskegeeNCAA 2---ALYes1B6-3189RR1959-09-10---
    1980- 16- 408-DET
    A+1980-1980
    17434Thomas MerkleOFCollegeSaginaw Valley StateNCAA 2---MIYes3B-OF6-4210RR------
    1980- 17- 434-DET
    Rk1980-1981
    18460Jeff MorrisonpCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLNoP------LL---Delray Beach,FL
    1981- 19- 473-SDN
    ---
    19486Norman MichaudOFCollegeNortheasternNCAA 1---MAYesP6-2205LL------
    1980- 19- 486-DET
    Rk1980-1980
    20512David SimononisOFCollegePenn StateNCAA 1---PAYesOF6-0190RR------
    1980- 20- 512-DET
    Rk1980-1980
    21537James ClarkpCollegeSaint Peter'sNCAA 1---NJYesP6-0170RR------
    1980- 21- 537-DET
    A+1980-1980
    22562Gary NutterpCollegeEckerd CollegeNCAA 2---FLYesP6-1175RR1958-12-11---
    1980- 22- 562-DET
    AA1978-1982
    23587Willie Ward1BHigh SchoolBarringer (Newark,NJ)HSHSNJYes1B6-3190RR---Newark,NJ
    1980- 23- 587-DET
    Rk1980-1981
    24611William NashOFHigh SchoolChadsey (Detroit,MI)HSHSMIYesOF6-3200LR---Detroit,MI
    1980- 24- 611-DET
    Rk1980-1980
    25634Mark FriedlypHigh SchoolJohn Glenn (Norwalk,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Norwalk,CA
    1982-  7- 159-MIN
    ---
    26655David HageSSHigh SchoolAmsterdam (Amsterdam,NY)HSHSNYNoSS6-0175RR1961-03-18Amsterdam,NY
    1980- 26- 655-DET
    ---
    27674Rob VavrockpCollegeCal PolyNCAA 2---CAYesP6-2195RR1959-03-16Riverside,CA
    1980- 27- 674-DET
    A+1980-1983
    28692Walter FaberpCollegeGrand Rapids CCNJCAA---MINoP6-3180LL------
    1982- 10- 256-DET
    A+1982-1984
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    29708Robert RuffuspCollegeMonmouth CollegeNCAA 3---ILYesP6-5210RR------
    1980- 29- 708-DET
    A1980-1980
    30724Ron MathispCollegeMissouriNCAA 1---MOYesP6-0175RR1958-09-25Kansas City,MO
    1980- 30- 724-DET
    MLB1985-19871980-1988
    31739Mark DackopCollegeJames MadisonNCAA 1---VAYesP6-4190RR1958-08-26Trumbull,CT
    1980- 31- 739-DET
    AAA1980-1985
    32753David KopfpHigh SchoolClarence S. Kimball (Royal Oak,MI)HSHSMINoP6-5210RR1962-10-22Royal Oak,MI
    1983-  3-  60-CHN
    AAA1983-1988
    33766Mike TanzipCollegeFlorida SouthernNCAA 2---FLNoP6-0185LL1959-12-29Annapolis,MD
    1981- 10- 240-CHA
    AA1981-1984
    34778Mark ReckerpCollegeOaklandNCAA 2---MINoP------------------
    1980- 34- 778-DET
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    35788Mark FellowspCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesP6-0180RR1958-03-16Oxford,MI
    1980- 35- 788-DET
    AA1980-1983
    36797George FoussianesSSCollegeMichiganNCAA 1---MIYes3B-1B6-1190RR1957-12-21New York,NY
    1980- 36- 797-DET
    AAA1980-1985
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