1981 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of SS

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1981 Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase, with a listed position of SS

Other Years: 1980 / 1981 / 1982

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
198111sc14FrRnd14BrewersYMike Samuel (minors)JCOrange Coast College (Costa Mesa, CA)
198111sc15FrRnd15PadresUnkSammy Martin (minors)JCLouisburg College (Louisburg, NC)
198111sc25FrRnd25TwinsYRhett Whisman (minors)JCGulf Coast State College (Panama City, FL)
198121sc31FrRnd5AstrosNDon Long (minors)JCEdmonds College (Lynnwood, WA)
198121sc47FrRnd21DodgersNTom DiCeglio (minors)JCGulf Coast State College (Panama City, FL)
198131sc63FrRnd11BrewersYErnie Riles (minors)6.0919250448.254.684JCMiddle Georgia State University (Macon, GA)
198131sc66FrRnd14PiratesNBobby Falls (minors)JCWalters State Community College (Morristown, TN)
198141sc69FrRnd1AngelsNCraig Stevenson (minors)JCLos Angeles Valley College (Los Angeles, CA)

Other Years: 1980 / 1981 / 1982

8 matching player(s). 1 played in the majors (12%). Total of 6.0 WAR, or 6.0 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

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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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