1972 Pittsburgh Pirates Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase

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1972 Pittsburgh Pirates Picks in the MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase

Other Years: 1969 / 1970 / 1971 / 1972 / 1973 / 1974 / 1975

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
197211sc44PiratesYRich Anderson (minors)RHP4YrUniversity of New Haven (West Haven, CT)
197221sc284PiratesYGerard Thomas (minors)LHP
197231sc514PiratesNDouglas Farrell (minors)RHP4YrNiagara University (Lewiston, NY)
197241sc723PiratesNDon Fisher (minors)LHPJCPolk State College (Winter Haven, FL)
197251sc903PiratesNKeith Metheny (minors)RHPJCGreen River Community College (Auburn, WA)
197261sc1011PiratesNJohn Paull (minors)C
197271sc1071PiratesYLarry Demery (minors)RHP2.41571170.137.38713929233.721.3774YrUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln (Lincoln, NE)

Other Years: 1969 / 1970 / 1971 / 1972 / 1973 / 1974 / 1975

7 matching player(s). 1 played in the majors (14%). Total of 2.4 WAR, or 2.4 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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