1979 MLB January Amateur Draft Pick Transactions

 

Overall # Round # Team Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Mets
Neal Heaton
2 1-2
Mariners
Michael Hood
3 1-3
Braves
Kelly Faulk
4 1-4
Blue Jays
Scott Patterson
5 1-5
Cardinals
Bob Ferris
6 1-6
Athletics
Lemmie Miller
7 1-7
Astros
Jeff Dedmon
8 1-8
Indians
Francis Regan
9 1-9
Expos
Stephen Roeder
10 1-10
White Sox
Bruce Cooper
11 1-11
Cubs
Mark Wilkins
12 1-12
Twins
Joseph McCarthy
13 1-13
Padres
John Stevenson
14 1-14
Tigers
Michael Camp
15 1-15
Pirates
William Nice
16 1-16
Angels
Dennis Ivy
17 1-17
Giants
Kevin Johnson
18 1-18
Rangers
Clay Weisinger
19 1-19
Phillies
Dean Baugh
20 1-20
Orioles
Darren Dilks
21 1-21
Reds
Kevin Waller
22 1-22
Royals
Mike Brewer
23 1-23
Dodgers
Robert Sillicani
24 1-24
Brewers
David Thomas
25 1-25
Red Sox
Kevin Kane
26 1-26
Yankees
James Campbell
Round 2
27 2-1
Mets
Mark Welch
28 2-2
Mariners
Don Minnick
29 2-3
Braves
Milt Thompson
30 2-4
Blue Jays
Mark Eichhorn
31 2-5
Cardinals
Keith Spreckles
32 2-6
Athletics
Bob Fallon
33 2-7
Astros
Adailo Penate
34 2-8
Indians
Jeff Thompson
35 2-9
Expos
Jim Weaver
36 2-10
White Sox
Randy Riccardi
37 2-11
Cubs
David Means
38 2-12
Twins
Scott Stoltenberg
39 2-13
Padres
Carlos Moreno
40 2-14
Tigers
Dave Kirby
41 2-15
Pirates
Chris Goodchild
42 2-16
Angels
Bill Worden
43 2-17
Giants
Matthew Dunn
44 2-18
Rangers
Keith Showell
45 2-19
Phillies
Robert Fischer
46 2-20
Orioles
Steve Espinoza
47 2-21
Reds
Robert Elliott
48 2-22
Royals
Tim Cates
49 2-23
Dodgers
Jeems Teller
50 2-24
Brewers
Jeff Heathcock
51 2-25
Red Sox
Michael Dolinar
52 2-26
Yankees
Glen Swires
Round 3
53 3-1
Mets
Marcus Cooper
54 3-2
Mariners
Carlos Diaz
55 3-3
Braves
Rick Coatney
56 3-4
Blue Jays
Stephen Roache
57 3-5
Cardinals
Mike Evans
58 3-6
Athletics
David Granger
59 3-7
Astros
Jeff Etsell
60 3-8
Indians
Rod McDonald
61 3-9
Expos
Derrell Baker
62 3-10
White Sox
Randy Johnson
63 3-11
Cubs
Steve Podraza
64 3-12
Twins
Tracy Turner
65 3-13
Padres
Victor Woods
66 3-14
Tigers
Brian Stehling
67 3-15
Pirates
Carl Taylor
68 3-16
Angels
Al Newman
69 3-17
Giants
Mario Ramirez
70 3-18
Rangers
Larry Mikesell
71 3-19
Phillies
Jort Lindsey
72 3-20
Orioles
Randy Miller
73 3-21
Reds
Kevin Lindsley
74 3-22
Royals
Alex Christy
75 3-23
Dodgers
Kyle Dunning
76 3-24
Brewers
Larry Robinson
77 3-25
Red Sox
Harley Woody
78 3-26
Yankees
Jeff Van Der Plass
Round 4
79 4-1
Mets
Thomas McLaughlin
80 4-2
Mariners
Steve Lawrence
81 4-3
Braves
Edward Lambeth
82 4-4
Blue Jays
Craig Charron
83 4-5
Cardinals
Ronald Sloy
84 4-6
Athletics
Harold Brown
85 4-7
Astros
Gil Robison
86 4-8
Indians
Roberto Alvarez
87 4-9
Expos
Randy O'Neal
88 4-10
White Sox
Tim Kammeyer
89 4-11
Cubs
Terry Austin
90 4-12
Twins
John Damon
91 4-13
Padres
Greg Tarnow
92 4-14
Tigers
Gary Zelmanski
93 4-15
Pirates
Rick Ownbey
94 4-16
Angels
Edward Lindsey
95 4-17
Giants
David LaBounty
96 4-18
Rangers
Michael Young
97 4-19
Phillies
Grant Priess
98 4-20
Orioles
Bill Bond
99 4-21
Reds
Larry Raskin
100 4-22
Royals
Roger Patoka
101 4-23
Dodgers
Joseph Siers
102 4-24
Brewers
Benjie Bigges
103 4-25
Red Sox
Michael Burton
104 4-26
Yankees
Gary Higgins
Round 5
105 5-1
Mets
Michael Befort
106 5-2
Braves
Randy Porter
107 5-3
Blue Jays
Jeff Moronko
108 5-4
Cardinals
Mark Pedersen
109 5-5
Athletics
Frederick Conradi
110 5-6
Indians
Luis Duarte
111 5-7
Expos
Chris Campbell
112 5-8
White Sox
Felix Agapay
113 5-9
Cubs
Michael Maack
114 5-10
Twins
Eddie Hodge
115 5-11
Padres
Larry See
116 5-12
Tigers
Mike Querrey
117 5-13
Pirates
Todd Dinsmore
118 5-14
Angels
Don Freeman
119 5-15
Giants
Albert Hammack
120 5-16
Rangers
David Orzel
121 5-17
Phillies
Ken Schubert
122 5-18
Orioles
Gregg Burtt
123 5-19
Reds
Dale Chatham
124 5-20
Royals
Curt Thrasher
125 5-21
Dodgers
Phillip Smith
126 5-22
Brewers
Weston Mitchell
127 5-23
Red Sox
Kenneth Cox
128 5-24
Yankees
Otis Rouban
Round 6
129 6-1
Mets
Ron Souza
130 6-2
Braves
Benji De La Rosa
131 6-3
Blue Jays
Randy Brown
132 6-4
Cardinals
Bill Lindsey
133 6-5
Athletics
Kirk Komstadius
134 6-6
Indians
Joseph Cazares
135 6-7
Expos
Rory Brown
136 6-8
White Sox
Allen Black
137 6-9
Cubs
Michael O'Malley
138 6-10
Twins
Alan Jensen
139 6-11
Tigers
Ricky Gomez
140 6-12
Pirates
Sheldon Andrews
141 6-13
Angels
Gary Pettis
142 6-14
Giants
Ralph Guarante
143 6-15
Rangers
James Good
144 6-16
Phillies
Benny Smith
145 6-17
Orioles
Craig Cunard
146 6-18
Reds
Tim Stamper
147 6-19
Royals
Mike Bielecki
148 6-20
Dodgers
Eric Stack
149 6-21
Brewers
Jesse Vasquez
150 6-22
Red Sox
Lee Pruitt
151 6-23
Yankees
George Zimmeror
Round 7
152 7-1
Mets
Ron Graves
153 7-2
Braves
Brook Jacoby
154 7-3
Cardinals
Gary Fradella
155 7-4
Athletics
Al Romoro
156 7-5
Indians
Dave Oliva
157 7-6
Expos
Steve Mastro
158 7-7
White Sox
Robert Brown
159 7-8
Cubs
Todd Wilson
160 7-9
Twins
Bruce Amador
161 7-10
Tigers
John Collier
162 7-11
Pirates
Warren DeLisle
163 7-12
Angels
Russ Stephans
164 7-13
Giants
Ronald Perodon
165 7-14
Rangers
Lee Cline
166 7-15
Phillies
Robert Culley
167 7-16
Orioles
Antonio Barquin
168 7-17
Reds
Richard Rizzo
169 7-18
Dodgers
James Gleissner
170 7-19
Brewers
Pedro Bazan
171 7-20
Red Sox
Scott Gering
172 7-21
Yankees
Ed Schiavo
Round 8
173 8-1
Mets
David Michael
174 8-2
Cardinals
John Mathews
175 8-3
Indians
John Napolitano
176 8-4
Expos
Mike Withrow
177 8-5
White Sox
Jim David
178 8-6
Twins
Nelson Page
179 8-7
Pirates
Chris Fazondine
180 8-8
Angels
Stanford Hill
181 8-9
Giants
Kurtis Kemp
182 8-10
Rangers
Perry Kilgo
183 8-11
Phillies
Nathan Friersort
184 8-12
Orioles
Kevin Usher
185 8-13
Reds
Tim Henry
186 8-14
Brewers
Ricky Daniels
187 8-15
Red Sox
Timothy Wadsworth
188 8-16
Yankees
Rich Santarone
Round 9
189 9-1
Mets
John Semprini
190 9-2
Cardinals
Kevin Conghlon
191 9-3
Indians
Mike Reddish
192 9-4
Expos
Tracy Cohron
193 9-5
White Sox
Richard Kryzsiak
194 9-6
Twins
Trent Smith
195 9-7
Pirates
Mark Ochal
196 9-8
Angels
Robert Klem
197 9-9
Giants
Arthur Maebe
198 9-10
Rangers
Michael Williams
199 9-11
Phillies
Don Young
200 9-12
Brewers
James Woodward
Round 10
201 10-1
Mets
Rusty Tillman
202 10-2
Cardinals
Sam Cordero
203 10-3
Indians
Alex Christenson
204 10-4
Expos
Richard Vitato
205 10-5
White Sox
Craig Nelson
206 10-6
Twins
Ken Rolfe
207 10-7
Angels
Peter Nebnch
208 10-8
Giants
Jerry Lane
209 10-9
Rangers
Oscar Cardenas
210 10-10
Phillies
Steve D'Ercole
211 10-11
Brewers
Brian Meadows
Round 11
212 11-1
Mets
Jesse Anderson
213 11-2
Cardinals
Thomas Kurant
214 11-3
Indians
James Winters
215 11-4
Expos
John Baker
216 11-5
Twins
David Wilson
217 11-6
Giants
Eugene Hernandez
218 11-7
Rangers
Randy Jones
219 11-8
Phillies
Donald Wilson
220 11-9
Brewers
Jeff Ronk
Round 12
221 12-1
Mets
Mike Sodders
222 12-2
Cardinals
Greg Bargar
223 12-3
Indians
Mark Lacy
224 12-4
Expos
Blake Byrket
225 12-5
Twins
Thomas Paul
226 12-6
Giants
Jack Glaze
227 12-7
Phillies
Richard Yraguen
228 12-8
Brewers
Scott Olshane
Round 13
229 13-1
Cardinals
John Rincon
230 13-2
Indians
Larry Pittman
231 13-3
Expos
Jim Atkinson
232 13-4
Twins
Richard King
233 13-5
Brewers
Tilmon Crownover
Round 14
234 14-1
Cardinals
Steve Heslop
235 14-2
Indians
Tommy Martinez
236 14-3
Expos
Ric Wilson
237 14-4
Twins
Rick Kyzer
238 14-5
Brewers
Daniel Anctile
Round 15
239 15-1
Indians
Jack Lopez
240 15-2
Expos
George Keen
241 15-3
Twins
Lou Sottile
242 15-4
Brewers
Daryl Pitts
Round 16
243 16-1
Twins
Larry May
244 16-2
Brewers
Tim Sinovich
Round 17
245 17-1
Brewers
Rick Odekirk
Round 18
246 18-1
Brewers
Scott Job
Round 19
247 19-1
Brewers
Pedro Perez