1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

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1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Picks in the MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

Other Years: 1975 / 1976 / 1977 / 1978 / 1979 / 1980 / 1981

Drafted Players

  • Links to minor league stats are incomplete and may not indicate a player signing
Drafted Players Table
Year Rnd DT OvPck RdPck Tm Signed Bonus Name Pos WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
197811rg2222DodgersYBrian Holton (minors)RHP2.1113200.050.14518520193.621.423JCLouisburg College (Louisburg, NC)
197821rg4822DodgersYGreg Schultz (minors)SSJCSacramento City College (Sacramento, CA)
197831rg7422DodgersNBrad Patterson (minors)RHPJCUmpqua Community College (Roseburg, OR)
197841rg9921DodgersYMathew Reeves (minors)LHPJCSacramento City College (Sacramento, CA)
197851rg12219DodgersNBryan Little (minors)SS1.83279223.245.639JCLouisburg College (Louisburg, NC)
197861rg14317DodgersNJimmy Boring (minors)RHPJCGeorgia Perimeter College (Covington, GA)
197871rg16216DodgersNLarry Pittman (minors)1BJCAbraham Baldwin Agricultural College (Tifton, GA)
197881rg17713DodgersNAnthony Murdaugh (minors)RHP4YrUniversity of South Carolina (Columbia, SC)
197891rg19113DodgersNPeter Zorich (minors)RHPJCLower Columbia College (Longview, WA)

Other Years: 1975 / 1976 / 1977 / 1978 / 1979 / 1980 / 1981

9 matching player(s). 2 played in the majors (22%). Total of 3.9 WAR, or 2.0 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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