1966 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase, with a listed position of LHP

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1966 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase, with a listed position of LHP

Other Years: 1965 / 1966 / 1967

Drafted Players

  • Links to minor league stats are incomplete and may not indicate a player signing
Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck FrRnd RdPck Tm Signed Bonus Name WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
196621rg22FrRnd3Red SoxYMark Schaeffer (minors)-0.14130.000.00041204.611.951HSGrover Cleveland HS (Reseda, CA)
196621rg27FrRnd8CardinalsYJesse DuBose (minors)HSSmith HS (Ozark, AL)
196621rg30FrRnd11BravesYPete Rivera (minors)HSWilson HS (Los Angeles, CA)
196631rg39FrRnd2MetsYMichael Griffith (minors)4YrCalifornia State University, Fresno (Fresno, CA)
196631rg53FrRnd16TwinsYTom Hall (minors)5.93311920.162.36335852333.271.2232
196641rg62FrRnd8TigersYJon Warden (minors)-0.12820.000.00028413.621.213
196641rg63FrRnd9OriolesNPaul Dumais (minors)4YrCollege of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)
196661rg78FrRnd3IndiansNDavid Pratt (minors)4YrTennessee Technological University (Cookeville, TN)
1966101rg93FrRnd1OriolesYDaniel Prebenda (minors)
1966111rg94FrRnd1OriolesNHarry Stelly (minors)

Other Years: 1965 / 1966 / 1967

10 matching player(s). 3 played in the majors (30%). Total of 5.7 WAR, or 1.9 per major leaguer.

DT Key

  • Blank - June Draft
  • 6sc - June Secondary
  • 6sa - June Secondary (normal, 1971 only)
  • 6sd - June Secondary (delayed, 1971 only)
  • 1rg - January Draft
  • 1sc - January Secondary Draft
  • 8lg - August Legion Draft

NOTES: We have not yet matched the 2023 debuts to their draft into. We hope to do so soon.
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The 1965 draft had a major league and AAA section (rounds 1-3), a AA section (4-7) and A-ball sections (8+). Each team had one pick in rounds 1-7 (MLB, AAA, and AA picks). Starting with the 8th round teams received a pick for each A-ball team in their system in the reverse order of the affiliate finishes. Franchises that shared affiliates, alternated the picks round-by-round. This means that a franchise will have multiple picks in a "round". For presentation reasons here, we have re-labeled the rounds to be the number of the selection made by this franchise. This means that the Twins' 10th round pick could come after the Mets' 12th round pick.

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