1969 Rule V Draft

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The major league 1969 Rule V Draft was held December 1 in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Only 19 players were drafted by major league teams at a cost of $475,000. For the first time since the rule was instituted, no players were taken under the first-year rule. Lawrence Staab was the first pick.

Only 41 players were taken in the minor league portion of the draft at a cost of $316,000, down from 70 players the previous year.

Rule V Draft Major league Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Baltimore Orioles Tom Shopay Outfielder Syracuse Chiefs New York Yankees
Boston Red Sox Mike Derrick 1B/OF Toledo Mud Hens Detroit Tigers
Chicago White Sox Gene Rounsaville Pitcher Eugene Emeralds Philadelphia Phillies
Cleveland Indians Lawrence Staab Pitcher Spokane Indians Los Angeles Dodgers
Kansas City Royals Patrick Locanto Infielder Eugene Emeralds Philadelphia Phillies
Kansas City Royals Ken Wright Pitcher Louisville Colonels Boston Red Sox
Minnesota Twins Hal Haydel Pitcher Phoenix Giants San Francisco Giants
Seattle Pilots Roy Foster Outfielder Tidewater Tides New York Mets
Seattle Pilots Don Bryant Catcher Oklahoma City 89ers Houston Astros
Washington Senators Kristopher Krebs Infielder Louisville Colonels Boston Red Sox
Washington Senators Michael Whitson Pitcher Louisville Colonels Boston Red Sox
Atlanta Braves Hal King Catcher Louisville Colonels Boston Red Sox
Chicago Cubs Cleo James IF/OF Spokane Indians Los Angeles Dodgers
Chicago Cubs Jim Cosman Pitcher Tidewater Tides New York Mets
Houston Astros Jack DiLauro Pitcher Tidewater Tides New York Mets
Los Angeles Dodgers José Peña Pitcher Indianapolis Indians Cincinnati Reds
Montreal Expos John Strohmayer Pitcher Iowa Oaks Oakland A's
St. Louis Cardinals Milt Ramirez Infielder Rochester Red Wings Baltimore Orioles
San Francisco Giants Mike Sadek Catcher Denver Bears Minnesota Twins

Rule V Draft AAA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Denver Bears Elmer Gregory Pitcher Albuquerque Dodgers Los Angeles Dodgers
Oklahoma City 89ers Richard Evans Pitcher El Paso Sun Kings California Angels
Omaha Royals Aurelio Monteagudo Pitcher Arkansas Travelers St. Louis Cardinals
Tulsa Oilers Steve Demeter 3rd Baseman Manchester Yankees New York Yankees
Tulsa Oilers Jim Kennedy SS/2B Manchester Yankees New York Yankees
Buffalo Bisons Tom Alger Pitcher Arkansas Travelers St. Louis Cardinals
Buffalo Bisons Rich Donnelly Catcher Charlotte Hornets Minnesota Twins
Louisville Colonels Steven Kolinsky Outfielder Reading Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Richmond Braves Brian Nelson Pitcher El Paso Sun Kings California Angels
Tidewater Tides Bill Denehy Pitcher Waterbury Indians Cleveland Indians
Toledo Mud Hens Conrad Noessel Pitcher Greenwood Braves Atlanta Braves
Eugene Emeralds Jim Vopicka Shortstop El Paso Sun Kings California Angels
Eugene Emeralds Gerald Lanning Pitcher El Paso Sun Kings California Angels
Hawaii Islanders Gary Majdoch Pitcher Charlotte Hornets Minnesota Twins
Phoenix Giants Art Cleary Infielder Elmira Pioneers Kansas City Royals
Portland Beavers Dalton Renfroe C/1B Savannah Senators Washington Senators
Vancouver Mounties John Felske Catcher San Antonio Missions Chicago Cubs
Vancouver Mounties Freddie Velázquez Catcher Birmingham A's Oakland A's
Vancouver Mounties Brent Foshie Pitcher Amarillo Giants San Francisco Giants

Rule V Draft AA Selections[edit]

Selecting team Player Position Team Organization
Elmira Pioneers Charles Day Outfielder Winston-Salem Red Sox Boston Red Sox
Elmira Pioneers Walter Christian Outfielder Burlington Senators Washington Senators
Elmira Pioneers Luis Lagunas 3rd Baseman San Jose Bees California Angels
Manchester Yankees Carlos Bernhardt Pitcher Newark Co-Pilots Seattle Pilots
Pittsfield Red Sox Tommy Smith Catcher High Point-Thomasville Royals Kansas City Royals
Pittsfield Red Sox Robert Snyder Pitcher Spartanburg Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Reading Phillies Thomas Horne Pitcher Visalia Mets New York Mets
Waterbury Indians Robert Marcano Infielder GCL Reds Cincinnati Reds
Birmingham A's Manny Trillo Infielder Raleigh-Durham Phillies Philadelphia Phillies
Montgomery Rebels Won Kuk Lee Pitcher Fresno Giants San Francisco Giants
Savannah Senators Wayne Hoots Outfielder Aberdeen Pheasants Baltimore Orioles
Arkansas Travelers John Schroeppel Pitcher Kinston Eagles New York Yankees
Arkansas Travelers Willie Brown Outfielder West Palm Beach Expos Montreal Expos
Arkansas Travelers Michael St. John Pitcher Rogue Valley Dodgers Los Angeles Dodgers
Arkansas Travelers John E. Olerud Catcher San Jose Bees California Angels
El Paso Sun Kings Bob Bellemare Pitcher Fresno Giants San Francisco Giants
El Paso Sun Kings Roy Gleason Outfielder Bakersfield Dodgers Los Angeles Dodgers
San Antonio Missions Mike Holbrook 1st Baseman Auburn Twins Minnesota Twins
San Antonio Missions James Monin Infielder Peninsula Astros Houston Astros
San Antonio Missions Michael Mullen Pitcher Oneonta Yankees New York Yankees
Shreveport Braves Charles Sprinkle Pitcher Billings Mustangs Seattle Pilots
Shreveport Braves Pete Magrini Pitcher Kinston Eagles New York Yankees


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