39th Round of the 1968 MLB June Amateur Draft

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39th Round of the 1968 MLB June Amateur Draft

Other Rounds: 1967 39th / 1968 38th / 1968 39th / 1968 40th / 1969 39th

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 Pos WAR G AB HR BA OPS G W L ERA WHIP SV Type Drafted Out of
196839811FrRnd1MetsNJoe Kilby (minors)OFHSLincoln HS (Tacoma, WA)
196839812FrRnd2YankeesNJim Huff (minors)RHPHSDel Valle HS (Walnut Creek, CA)
196839813FrRnd3DodgersNThomas Joyce (minors)SSJCSolano Community College (Fairfield, CA)
196839814FrRnd4IndiansNFranco Garcia (minors)INFHSWestfield HS (Westfield, MA)
196839815FrRnd5OriolesNJames Latouralle (minors)SSHSEast Longmeadow HS (East Longmeadow, MA)
196839816FrRnd6AngelsNVerdell Adams (minors)OFHSJefferson HS (Portland, OR)
196839817FrRnd7RedsYGregg Slape (minors)OF4YrSul Ross State University (Alpine, TX)
196839818FrRnd8TigersYThomas Breving (minors)OF4YrXavier University (Cincinnati, OH)
196839819FrRnd9CardinalsYJerry Aanonsen (minors)SSHSWittenberg HS (Wittenberg, WI)
196839820FrRnd10RoyalsYJohn Medlin (minors)OF4YrCollege of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)

Montreal Expos, Seattle Pilots (Brewers), Royals, and Padres did not receive picks in the first three rounds of the draft.

Other Rounds: 1967 39th / 1968 38th / 1968 39th / 1968 40th / 1969 39th

10 matching player(s). 0 played in the majors (0%). Total of 0.0 WAR, or -- 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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