9th Round of the 1976 MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

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9th Round of the 1976 MLB January Draft-Regular Phase

Other Rounds: 1975 9th / 1976 8th / 1976 9th / 1976 10th / 1977 9th

Drafted Players

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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
197691rg149FrRnd1AngelsNJim Christiansen (minors)3BJCFullerton College (Fullerton, CA)
197691rg150FrRnd2ExposNJohn Thiele (minors)CJCPasadena City College (Pasadena, CA)
197691rg151FrRnd3GiantsNRobert Ruth (minors)RHPJCCentralia College (Centralia, WA)
197691rg152FrRnd4IndiansNDouglas Hogan (minors)RHPJCIndian Hills Community College (Centerville, IA)
197691rg153FrRnd5MetsYTheodore O'Neil (minors)RHP4YrRollins College (Winter Park, FL)
197691rg154FrRnd6CardinalsYRonald Swanson (minors)OFJCContra Costa College (San Pablo, CA)
197691rg155FrRnd7PhilliesNFrank Horak (minors)RHPJCPasadena City College (Pasadena, CA)
197691rg156FrRnd8DodgersNRickey Lear (minors)RHPJCValencia Community College (Orlando, FL)

Other Rounds: 1975 9th / 1976 8th / 1976 9th / 1976 10th / 1977 9th

8 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

NOTES: We have not yet matched the 2022 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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