1981 Major League Baseball Draft Pick Transactions

Rounds 1 - 10

Rounds 1-10  Rounds 11-20  Rounds 21-30  Rounds 31-40  Rounds 41-44

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Mariners
  Mike Moore
2 1-2
Cubs
  Joe Carter
3 1-3
Angels
  Dick Schofield
4 1-4
Mets
  Terry Blocker
5 1-5
Blue Jays
  Matt Williams
6 1-6
Padres
  Kevin McReynolds
7 1-7
White Sox
  Daryl Boston
8 1-8
Cardinals
  Bobby Meacham
9 1-9
Rangers
  Ron Darling
10 1-10
Giants
  Mark Grant
11 1-11
Twins
  Mike Sodders
12 1-12
Braves
  Jay Roberts
13 1-13
Indians
  George Alpert
14 1-14
Pirates
  Jim Winn
15 1-15
Athletics
  Tim Pyznarski
16 1-16
Reds
Cubs

 

Received from Reds as compensation for free agent Larry Biittner

Vance Lovelace
17 1-17
Tigers
  Ricky Barlow
18 1-18
Expos
  Darren Dilks
19 1-19
Red Sox
  Steve Lyons
20 1-20
Phillies
  Johnny Abrego
21 1-21
Brewers
Blue Jays

 

Received from Brewers as compensation for free agent Roy Howell

John Cerutti
22 1-22
Dodgers
  David Anderson
23 1-23
Royals
  Dave Leeper
24 1-24
Astros
Rangers

 

Received from Astros as compensation for free agent Dave Roberts

Al Lachowicz
25 1-25
Orioles
Red Sox

 

Received from Orioles as compensation for free agent Jim Dwyer

Kevin Burrell
26 1-26
Yankees
Padres

 

Received from Yankees as compensation for free agent Dave Winfield

Frank Castro
Round 2
27 2-1
Mariners
  Kevin Dukes
28 2-2
Cubs
  Darrin Jackson
29 2-3
Angels
Expos

 

Received from Angels as compensation for free agent John D'Acquisto

Jeff Carl
30 2-4
Mets
Rangers

 

Received from Mets as compensation for free agent Rusty Staub

Chuckie Canady
31 2-5
Blue Jays
  Bill Pinkham
32 2-6
Padres
  Bill Long
33 2-7
White Sox
Athletics

 

Received from White Sox as compensation for free agent Jim Essian

Mike Gallego
34 2-8
Cardinals
Royals

 

Received from Cardinals as compensation for free agent Darrell Porter

Mark Gubicza
35 2-9
Rangers
Mariners

 

Received from Rangers as compensation for free agent Bill Stein

Mark Langston
36 2-10
Giants
  Kelvin Torve
37 2-11
Twins
  Frank Viola
38 2-12
Braves
Mets

 

Received from Braves as compensation for free agent Claudell Washington

John Christensen
39 2-13
Indians
  Neal Heaton
40 2-14
Pirates
  Lee Tunnell
41 2-15
Athletics
  Rick Rodriguez
42 2-16
Reds
  Lanell Culver
43 2-17
Tigers
  Nelson Simmons
44 2-18
Expos
  Mike Fuentes
45 2-19
Red Sox
  Chris Howard
46 2-20
Phillies
  C.L. Penigar
47 2-21
Brewers
  Scott Roberts
48 2-22
Dodgers
  Sid Bream
49 2-23
Royals
  Tony Ferreira
50 2-24
Astros
Dodgers

 

Received from Astros as compensation for free agent Don Sutton

Lemmie Miller
51 2-25
Orioles
Twins

 

Received from Orioles as compensation for free agent Jose Morales

Craig Henderson
52 2-26
Yankees
  John Elway
Round 3
53 3-1
Mariners
  Phil Bradley
54 3-2
Cubs
  Mitch Cook
55 3-3
Angels
Twins

 

Received from Angels as compensation for free agent Geoff Zahn

John Marzano
56 3-4
Mets
Twins

 

Received from Mets as compensation for free agent Mike Cubbage

Curt Wardle
57 3-5
Blue Jays
  Glenn Gallagher
58 3-6
Padres
  Tony Gwynn
59 3-7
White Sox
  Bill Babcock
60 3-8
Cardinals
  Tom Nieto
61 3-9
Rangers
  Brendan Hennessy
62 3-10
Giants
  Brad Powell
63 3-11
Twins
  Eric Broersma
64 3-12
Braves
Yankees

 

Received from Braves as compensation for free agent Gaylord Perry

Scott Bradley
65 3-13
Pirates
  Craig Brown
66 3-14
Athletics
  John Hotchkiss
67 3-15
Reds
  Delwyn Young
68 3-16
Tigers
  Bob Williamson
69 3-17
Expos
  Nelson Santovenia
70 3-18
Red Sox
  Rob Woodward
71 3-19
Phillies
  Vin Soreca
72 3-20
Brewers
  Dan Davidsmeier
73 3-21
Dodgers
  Sid Fernandez
74 3-22
Royals
  Dave Cone
75 3-23
Astros
  Curtis Burke
76 3-24
Orioles
  Jeff Lackie
77 3-25
Yankees
  Phil Lombardi
Round 4
78 4-1
Mariners
  Ricky Nelson
79 4-2
Cubs
  Randy Whisler
80 4-3
Angels
Mariners

 

Received from Angels as compensation for free agent Juan Beniquez

Lee Guetterman
81 4-4
Mets
  Dave Cochrane
82 4-5
Blue Jays
  Scott Pleis
83 4-6
Padres
  Scott Thompson
84 4-7
White Sox
  Craig Smajstrla
85 4-8
Cardinals
  Curt Ford
86 4-9
Rangers
  Doug Davis
87 4-10
Giants
  Dan Pennar
88 4-11
Twins
  Donald Fleming
89 4-12
Braves
  Clint Brill
90 4-13
Indians
  Randy Washington
91 4-14
Pirates
  Stacey Pettis
92 4-15
Athletics
  Curt Young
93 4-16
Reds
  Paul O'Neill
94 4-17
Tigers
  Bubby Brister
95 4-18
Expos
  Jeff Ledbetter
96 4-19
Red Sox
  Todd Benzinger
97 4-20
Phillies
  Jerry Holtz
98 4-21
Brewers
  Bruce Williams
99 4-22
Dodgers
  Steve Boncore
100 4-23
Royals
  Shane Mack
101 4-24
Astros
  Ben Snyder
102 4-25
Orioles
  David Ledbetter
103 4-26
Yankees
  Eric Plunk
Round 5
104 5-1
Mariners
  Brick Smith
105 5-2
Cubs
  Rob Schilling
106 5-3
Angels
Brewers

 

Received from Angels as compensation for free agent Bill Travers

Collin Tanabe
107 5-4
Mets
  Steve Phillips
108 5-5
Blue Jays
  Jim Bishop
109 5-6
Padres
  Burk Goldthorn
110 5-7
White Sox
  Greg McClain
111 5-8
Cardinals
  Jeff Lauck
112 5-9
Rangers
  Frank Brosious
113 5-10
Giants
  Dennis Livingston
114 5-11
Twins
  Dave Meier
115 5-12
Braves
  Jerry Ragsdale
116 5-13
Indians
  Rich Doyle
117 5-14
Pirates
  Leon Roberts
118 5-15
Athletics
  Mickey Tettleton
119 5-16
Reds
  Steve Padia
120 5-17
Tigers
  Stan Barker
121 5-18
Expos
  Phil Stephenson
122 5-19
Red Sox
  Peter Gonzales
123 5-20
Phillies
  John Kanter
124 5-21
Brewers
  Bill Wegman
125 5-22
Dodgers
  John Franco
126 5-23
Royals
  Marty Wilkerson
127 5-24
Astros
  Steve McAllister
128 5-25
Orioles
  Dave Falcone
129 5-26
Yankees
  Dennis Lubert
Round 6
130 6-1
Mariners
  Brian Howard
131 6-2
Cubs
  Dave Rosenhahn
132 6-3
Angels
  Devon White
133 6-4
Mets
  Ken Harris
134 6-5
Blue Jays
  Stan Clarke
135 6-6
Padres
  Louis Langie
136 6-7
White Sox
  Max Diaz
137 6-8
Cardinals
  Reggie Williams
138 6-9
Rangers
  Barry Jones
139 6-10
Giants
  Brian Snyder
140 6-11
Twins
  George Skeens
141 6-12
Braves
  Paul Llewellyn
142 6-13
Indians
  Matt Kinzer
143 6-14
Pirates
  Mike Zamba
144 6-15
Athletics
  Alvin Davis
145 6-16
Reds
  Guy Findeisen
146 6-17
Tigers
  Bryan Kelly
147 6-18
Expos
  Bobby Doerrer
148 6-19
Red Sox
  Kevin Clinton
149 6-20
Phillies
  Will Currier
150 6-21
Brewers
  Rich Embser
151 6-22
Dodgers
  Brian Williams
152 6-23
Royals
  Nick Harsh
153 6-24
Astros
  Mike Rubel
154 6-25
Orioles
  John Mitcheltree
155 6-26
Yankees
  Mike Pagliarulo
Round 7
156 7-1
Mariners
  Eric Parent
157 7-2
Cubs
  Steve Rousey
158 7-3
Angels
  Lonnie Garza
159 7-4
Mets
  Jeff Keeler
160 7-5
Blue Jays
  Jeff Kaiser
161 7-6
Padres
  Craig Holthus
162 7-7
White Sox
  Mike Withrow
163 7-8
Cardinals
  Jeff Keener
164 7-9
Rangers
  Marty Leach
165 7-10
Giants
  Bob O'Connor
166 7-11
Twins
  Jeff Arney
167 7-12
Braves
  Ken Clark
168 7-13
Indians
  Dwight Taylor
169 7-14
Pirates
  Scott Wade
170 7-15
Athletics
  Don Smith
171 7-16
Reds
  Dexter Day
172 7-17
Tigers
  Chuck Cary
173 7-18
Expos
  Steve Yenser
174 7-19
Red Sox
  Kevin Fowler
175 7-20
Phillies
  Jim Olander
176 7-21
Brewers
  Bryan Clutterbuck
177 7-22
Dodgers
  Mike Beuder
178 7-23
Royals
  John Davis
179 7-24
Astros
  Russell Blaylock
180 7-25
Orioles
  Mark Butler
181 7-26
Yankees
  Andy Swope
Round 8
182 8-1
Mariners
  Vic Martin
183 8-2
Cubs
  Trey Brooks
184 8-3
Angels
  Joe Meyer
185 8-4
Mets
  Mark Carreon
186 8-5
Blue Jays
  Alan Cockrell
187 8-6
Padres
  Craig Shumock
188 8-7
White Sox
  Wade Rowdon
189 8-8
Cardinals
  Willy Finnegan
190 8-9
Rangers
  Mike Schmid
191 8-10
Giants
  Randy Ebersberger
192 8-11
Twins
  Stan Holmes
193 8-12
Braves
  Pat Hodge
194 8-13
Indians
  Brian Silvas
195 8-14
Pirates
  Kevin Battle
196 8-15
Athletics
  Bill Bathe
197 8-16
Reds
  Terry McGriff
198 8-17
Tigers
  Reggie Thomas
199 8-18
Expos
  Mark McGwire
200 8-19
Red Sox
  John Key
201 8-20
Phillies
  Dave Seiler
202 8-21
Brewers
  Dave Hoff
203 8-22
Dodgers
  Greg Chinn
204 8-23
Royals
  Warren Skelton
205 8-24
Astros
  Henry Janssen
206 8-25
Orioles
  John Tutt
207 8-26
Yankees
  John Fishel
Round 9
208 9-1
Mariners
  Eric Varoz
209 9-2
Cubs
  Tom Isgett
210 9-3
Angels
  Rick Turner
211 9-4
Mets
  Rich Webster
212 9-5
Blue Jays
  Mark Poole
213 9-6
Padres
  Larry Kiesling
214 9-7
White Sox
  Greg Butler
215 9-8
Cardinals
  Scott Young
216 9-9
Rangers
  Larry McLane
217 9-10
Giants
  George Spiroff
218 9-11
Twins
  Steve Lombardozzi
219 9-12
Braves
  Rudy Torres
220 9-13
Indians
  Tommy Gregg
221 9-14
Pirates
  Ken Brown
222 9-15
Athletics
  Jim Camacho
223 9-16
Reds
  Richard Johns
224 9-17
Tigers
  George Miguel
225 9-18
Expos
  Marvin Freeman
226 9-19
Red Sox
  Charles Fisher
227 9-20
Phillies
  Troy Berry
228 9-21
Brewers
  Dan Burns
229 9-22
Dodgers
  Stu Pederson
230 9-23
Royals
  John Bryant
231 9-24
Astros
  Larry Simcox
232 9-25
Orioles
  Don Cole
233 9-26
Yankees
  Fred McGriff
Round 10
234 10-1
Mariners
  Terry Hayes
235 10-2
Cubs
  Anthony Colbert
236 10-3
Angels
  Sap Randall
237 10-4
Mets
  Albert Candelaria
238 10-5
Blue Jays
  Scot Elam
239 10-6
Padres
  Greg Booker
240 10-7
White Sox
  Mike Tanzi
241 10-8
Cardinals
  Bruce Walton
242 10-9
Rangers
  Joe Benes
243 10-10
Giants
  Kevin Brown
244 10-11
Twins
  Ken Proctor
245 10-12
Braves
  Manny Mantrana
246 10-13
Indians
  Wayne Johnson
247 10-14
Pirates
  Richard Mott
248 10-15
Athletics
  Tony Herron
249 10-16
Reds
  Bubba Jennings
250 10-17
Tigers
  David Flattery
251 10-18
Expos
  Craig Corbett
252 10-19
Red Sox
  Craig Walck
253 10-20
Phillies
  Mel Williams
254 10-21
Brewers
  Todd Morgan
255 10-22
Dodgers
  Mark Pirruccello
256 10-23
Royals
  Randy Smith
257 10-24
Astros
  Geoff Meadows
258 10-25
Orioles
  Tony Arnold
259 10-26
Yankees
  Matt Gallegos

Rounds 1-10  Rounds 11-20  Rounds 21-30  Rounds 31-40  Rounds 41-44