1968 MLB Expansion Draft Pick Transactions

The 1968 MLB expansion draft was actually two separate drafts-- one for the National League (to stock the rosters of the Montreal Expos and San Diego Padres) and one for the American League (to stock the rosters of the (Kansas City Royals and Seattle Pilots).

 

National League Expansion Draft (October 14, 1968)

Overall # Team Player Drafted
1
Padres
Ollie Brown
2
Expos
Manny Mota
3
Padres
Dave Giusti
4
Expos
Mack Jones
5
Padres
Dick Selma
6
Expos
John Bateman
7
Padres
Al Santorini
8
Expos
Gary Sutherland
9
Padres
Jose Arcia
10
Expos
Jack Billingham
11
Expos
Donn Clendenon
12
Padres
Clay Kirby
13
Expos
Jesus Alou
14
Padres
Fred Kendall
15
Expos
Mike Wegener
16
Padres
Jerry Morales
17
Expos
Skip Guinn
18
Padres
Nate Colbert
19
Expos
Bill Stoneman
20
Padres
Zoilo Versalles
21
Expos
Maury Wills
22
Padres
Frank Reberger
23
Expos
Larry Jackson
24
Padres
Jerry DaVanon
25
Expos
Bob Reynolds
26
Padres
Larry Stahl
27
Expos
Dan McGinn
28
Padres
Dick Kelley
29
Expos
Jose Herrera
30
Padres
Al Ferrara
31
Padres
Mike Corkins
32
Expos
Jimy Williams
33
Padres
Tom Dukes
34
Expos
Remy Hermoso
35
Padres
Rick James
36
Expos
Mudcat Grant
37
Padres
Tony Gonzalez
38
Expos
Jerry Robertson
39
Padres
Dave Roberts
40
Expos
Don Shaw
41
Expos
Ty Cline
42
Padres
Ivan Murrell
43
Expos
Garry Jestadt
44
Padres
Jim Williams
45
Expos
Carl Morton
46
Padres
Billy McCool
47
Expos
Larry Jaster
48
Padres
Roberto Pena
49
Expos
Ernie McAnally
50
Padres
Al McBean
51
Padres
Rafael Robles
52
Expos
Jim Fairey
53
Padres
Fred Katawczik
54
Expos
Coco Laboy
55
Padres
Ron Slocum
56
Expos
John Boccabella
57
Padres
Steve Arlin
58
Expos
Ron Brand
59
Padres
Cito Gaston
60
Expos
John Glass

 

American League Expansion Draft (October 15, 1968)

Overall # Team Player Drafted
1
Royals
Roger Nelson
2
Pilots
Don Mincher
3
Pilots
Tommy Harper
4
Royals
Joe Foy
5
Pilots
Ray Oyler
6
Royals
Jim Rooker
7
Pilots
Jerry McNertney
8
Royals
Joe Keough
9
Pilots
Buzz Stephen
10
Royals
Steve Jones
11
Pilots
Chico Salmon
12
Royals
Jon Warden
13
Royals
Ellie Rodriguez
14
Pilots
Diego Segui
15
Royals
Dave Morehead
16
Pilots
Tommy Davis
17
Royals
Mike Fiore
18
Pilots
Marty Pattin
19
Royals
Bob Oliver
20
Pilots
Gerry Schoen
21
Pilots
Gary Bell
22
Royals
Bill Butler
23
Royals
Steve Whitaker
24
Pilots
Jack Aker
25
Royals
Wally Bunker
26
Pilots
Rich Rollins
27
Royals
Paul Schaal
28
Pilots
Lou Piniella
29
Royals
Bill Haynes
30
Pilots
Dick Bates
31
Royals
Dick Drago
32
Pilots
Larry Haney
33
Pilots
Dick Baney
34
Royals
Pat Kelly
35
Pilots
Steve Hovley
36
Royals
Billy Harris
37
Pilots
Steve Barber
38
Royals
Don O'Riley
39
Pilots
John Miklos
40
Royals
Al Fitzmorris
41
Pilots
Wayne Comer
42
Royals
Moe Drabowsky
43
Royals
Jackie Hernandez
44
Pilots
Bucky Brandon
45
Royals
Mike Hedlund
46
Pilots
Skip Lockwood
47
Royals
Tom Burgmeier
48
Pilots
Gary Timberlake
49
Royals
Hoyt Wilhelm
50
Pilots
Bob Richmond
51
Royals
Jerry Adair
52
Pilots
John Morris
53
Pilots
Mike Marshall
54
Royals
Jerry Cram
55
Pilots
Jim Gosger
56
Royals
Fran Healy
57
Pilots
Mike Ferraro
58
Royals
Scott Northey
59
Pilots
Paul Click
60
Royals
Ike Brookens