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1954 Draft
Round 1
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Peoria (1)
Willie Mays
New York Giants
2
Butte
Hank Aaron
Milwaukee Braves
3
Fremont
Mickey Mantle
New York Yankees
4
Oswego
Ernie Banks
Chicago Cubs
5
Wilmington
Eddie Mathews
Milwaukee Braves
6
Des Moines
Warren Spahn
Milwaukee Braves
7
Carolina (2)
Ted Williams
Boston Red Sox
8
North Bend
Whitey Ford
New York Yankees
9
So Cal
Robin Roberts
Philadelphia Phillies
10
Bayside
Al Kaline
Detroit Tigers
Round 2
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Stan Musial
St. Louis Cardinals
2
So Cal
Duke Snider
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
North Bend
Yogi Berra
New York Yankees
4
Peoria
Ted Kluszewski
Cincinnati Redlegs
5
Des Moines
Early Wynn
Cleveland Indians
6
Wilmington
Gil Hodges
Brooklyn Dodgers
7
Oswego
Larry Doby
Cleveland Indians
8
Fremont
Hoyt Wilhelm
New York Giants
9
Butte
Eddie Yost
Washington Senators
10
Carolina
John Antonelli
New York Giants
Round 3
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Peoria (1)
Richie Ashburn
Philadelphia Phillies
2
Butte
Minnie Minoso
Chicago White Sox
3
Fremont
Nellie Fox
Chicago White Sox
4
Oswego
Mike Garcia
Cleveland Indians
5
Wilmington
Johnny Temple
Cincinnati Redlegs
6
Des Moines
Jackie Jensen
Boston Red Sox
7
Carolina (2)
Jackie Robinson
Brooklyn Dodgers
8
North Bend
Gus Bell
Cincinnati Redlegs
9
So Cal
Don Newcombe
Brooklyn Dodgers
10
Bayside
Jim Gilliam
Brooklyn Dodgers
 Round 4
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Harvey Kuenn
Detroit Tigers
2
So Cal
Roy Sievers
Washington Senators
3
North Bend
Hank Bauer
New York Yankees
4
Carolina (2)
Pee Wee Reese
Brooklyn Dodgers
5
Des Moines
Lew Burdette
Milwaukee Braves
6
Wilmington
Billy Pierce
Chicago White Sox
7
Oswego
Red Schoendienst
St. Louis Cardinals
8
Fremont
Hank Sauer
Chicago Cubs
9
Butte
Roy McMillan
Cincinnati Redlegs
10
Carolina
Bob Lemon
Cleveland Indians
Round 5
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Ruben Gomez
New York Giants
2
Butte
Smoky Burgess
Cincinnati Redlegs
3
Fremont
Wally Post
Cincinnati Redlegs
4
Oswego
Don Mossi
Cleveland Indians
5
Wilmington
Al Smith
Cleveland Indians
6
Des Moines
Frank Sullivan
Boston Red Sox
7
Peoria
Carl Furillo
Brooklyn Dodgers
8
North Bend
Ned Garver
Detroit Tigers
9
So Cal
Ray Boone
Detroit Tigers
10
Bayside
Bob Friend
Pittsburgh Pirates
 Round 6
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Sherm Lollar
Chicago White Sox
2
So Cal
Gil McDougald
New York Yankees
3
North Bend
Pete Runnells
Washington Senators
4
Carolina (2)
Don Mueller
New York Giants
5
Des Moines
Andy Carey
New York Yankees
6
Wilmington
Jim Rivera
Chicago White Sox
7
Oswego
Irv Noren
New York Yankees
8
Fremont
Del Crandall
Milwaukee Braves
9
Butte
Wally Moon
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Carolina
Hank Thompson
New York Giants
Round 7
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Bob Keegan
Chicago White Sox
2
Butte
Joe Adcock
Milwaukee Braves
3
Fremont
Al Rosen
Cleveland Indians
4
Oswego
Steve Gromek
Detroit Tigers
5
Wilmington
Johnny Logan
Milwaukee Braves
6
Des Moines
Chico Carrasquel
Chicago White Sox
7
Peoria
Bobby Avila
Cleveland Indians
8
North Bend
Jimmy Piersall
Boston Red Sox
9
So Cal
Bob Rush
Chicago Cubs
10
Bayside
Curt Simmons
Philadelphia Phillies
Round 8
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Bill Skowron
New York Yankees
2
So Cal
Roy Campanella
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
North Bend
Willie Jones
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Peoria
Harvey Haddix
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Des Moines
Bill Bruton
Milwaukee Braves
6
Wilmington
Bill Tuttle
Detroit Tigers
7
Oswego
Sandy Consuegra
Chicago White Sox
8
Fremont
Mickey Vernon
Washington Senators
9
Butte
Bob Turley
Baltimore Orioles
10
Carolina
Marv Grissom
New York Giants
Round 9
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Randy Jackson
Chicago Cubs
2
Butte
Frank Bolling
Detroit Tigers
3
Fremont
Bobby Morgan
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Oswego
Virgil Trucks
Chicago White Sox
5
Wilmington
Stan Lopata
Philadelphia Phillies
6
Des Moines
Ferris Fain
Chicago White Sox
7
Peoria
Alvin Dark
New York Giants
8
North Bend
Vic Powers
Philadelphia Athletics
9
So Cal
Bob Nieman
Detroit Tigers
10
Bayside
Ed Bailey
Cincinnati Redlegs
Round 10
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Camilo Pascual
Washington Senators
2
So Cal
Del Ennis
Philadelphia Phillies
3
North Bend
Bill Goodman
Boston Red Sox
4
Peoria
Vern Law
Pittsburgh Pirates
5
Des Moines
Frank Thomas
Pittsburgh Pirates
6
Wilmington
Duane Pillette
Baltimore Orioles
7
Oswego
Jim Busby
Washington Senators
8
Fremont
Dean Stone
Washington Senators
9
Butte
Gene Woodling
New York Yankees
10
Peoria (1)
Don Hoak
Brooklyn Dodgers
Round 11
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Ralph Kiner
Chicago Cubs
2
Butte
Hal Brown
Boston Red Sox
3
Fremont
Solly Hemus
St. Louis Cardinals
4
Oswego
Dusty Rhodes
New York Giants
5
Wilmington
Johnny Podres
New York Giants
6
Des Moines
Walt Dropo
Detroit Tigers
7
Peoria
Gene Conley
Milwaukee Braves
8
North Bend
Carl Erskine
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
So Cal
Bill Hoeft
Detroit Tigers
10
Bayside
Bob Buhl
Milwaukee Braves
Round 12
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Joe Cunningham
St. Louis Cardinals
2
So Cal
Alex Grammas
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Ray Narleski
Cleveland Indians
4
Peoria
Jim Hegan
Cleveland Indians
5
Des Moines
Bob Feller
Cleveland Indians
6
Wilmington
Bill Sarni
St. Louis Cardinals
7
Oswego
Bob Miller
Detroit Tigers
8
Fremont
Joe Coleman
Baltimore Orioles
9
Butte
Jack Harshman
Chicago White Sox
10
Carolina
Ray Jablonski
St. Louis Cardinals
Round 13
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Chuck Diering
Baltimore Orioles
2
Butte
Earl Torgeson
Philadelphia Phillies
3
Fremont
Sid Gordon
Pittsburgh Pirates
4
Oswego
Gordon Jones
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Wilmington
Bob Skinner
Pittsburgh Pirates
6
Des Moines
Don Liddle
New York Giants
7
Peoria
Charlie Maxwell
Detroit Tigers
8
North Bend
Tom Brewer
Boston Red Sox
9
So Cal
Warren Hacker
Chicago Cubs
10
Bayside
Don Larsen
Baltimore Orioles
Round 14
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Joe Nuxhall
Cincinnati Redlegs
2
So Cal
Elmer Valo
Philadelphia Athletics
3
North Bend
Bob Grim
New York Yankees
4
Peoria
Sal Maglie
New York Giants
5
Des Moines
Cass Michaels
Chicago White Sox
6
Wilmington
Herm Wehmeier
Philadelphia Phillies
7
Oswego
Grady Hatton
Boston Red Sox
8
Fremont
Johnny Schmitz
Washington Senators
9
Butte
Art Ditmar
Philadelphia Athletics
10
Carolina
Art Houtteman
Cleveland Indians
Round 15
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Dave Jolly
Milwaukee Braves
2
Butte
Gerry Staley
St. Louis Cardinals
3
Fremont
Murray Dickson
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Oswego
Sammy White
Boston Red Sox
5
Wilmington
Vic Wertz
Cleveland Indians
6
Des Moines
Jim Delsing
Detroit Tigers
7
Peoria
George Kell
Chicago White Sox
8
North Bend
Hal Newhouser
Cleveland Indians
9
So Cal
Sandy Amoros
Brooklyn Dodgers
10
Bayside
Monte Irvin
New York Giants
Round 16
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Ted Lepcio
Boston Red Sox
2
So Cal
Ray Crone
Milwaukee Brewers
3
North Bend
Johnny Sain
New York Yankees
4
Peoria
Jim Lemon
Washington Senators
5
Des Moines
Harry Dorish
Chicago White Sox
6
Wilmington
Bob Purkey
Pittsburgh Pirates
7
Oswego
Joe Collins
New York Yankees
8
Fremont
Wes Westrum
New York Giants
9
Butte
Clem Labine
Brooklyn Dodgers
10
Carolina
Clint Courtney
Baltimore Orioles
Round 17
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Jack Shepard
Pittsburgh Pirates
2
Butte
Jim Wilson
Milwaukee Brewers
3
Fremont
George Zuverink
Baltimore Orioles
4
Oswego
Red Wilson
Detroit Tigers
5
Wilmington
Willie Nixon
Boston Red Sox
6
Des Moines
Fred Hatfield
Detroit Tigers
7
Peoria
Cal Abrams
Baltimore Orioles
8
North Bend
Danny O'Connell
Milwaukee Brewers
9
So Cal
Ellis Kinder
Boston Red Sox
10
Bayside
Joey Jay
Milwaukee Brewers
Round 18
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Johnny Groth
Chicago White Sox
2
So Cal
Hal Naragon
Cleveland Indians
3
North Bend
Gus Zernial
Philadelphia Athletics
4
Peoria
Tom Poholsky
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Des Moines
Frank House
Detroit Tigers
6
Wilmington
Bob Miller
Philadelphia Athletics
7
Oswego
Bobby Hoffman
New York Giants
8
Fremont
Eddie Lopat
New York Yankees
9
Butte
Brooks Lawrence
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Carolina
Granny Hamner
Philadelphia Phillies

Round 19
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Andy Pafko
Milwaukee Brewers
2
Butte
Bob Cerv
New York Yankees
3
Fremont
Willie Miranda
New York Yankees
4
Oswego
Lloyd Merriman
Cincinnati Redlegs
5
Wilmington
Windy McCall
New York Giants
6
Des Moines
Walker Cooper
Chicago Cubs
7
Peoria
Jim Finigan
Philadelphia Athletics
8
North Bend
Frank Smith
Cincinnati Redlegs
9
So Cal
Enos Slaughter
New York Yankees
10
Bayside
Jim Davis
Chicago Cubs
Round 20
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Jim Hearn
New York Giants
2
So Cal
Don Zimmer
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
North Bend
Morrie Martin
Chicago White Sox
4
Peoria
Bob Porterfield
Washington Senators
5
Des Moines
Jackie Collum
Cincinnati Redlegs
6
Wilmington
Bobby Adams
Cincinnati Redlegs
7
Oswego
Al Aber
Detroit Tigers
8
Fremont
Jim Greengrass
Cincinnati Redlegs
9
Butte
Mike Fornieles
Chicago White Sox
10
Peoria (2)
Mickey McDermott
Washington Senators
Round 21
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Don Johnson
Chicago White Sox
2
Butte
Andy Seminick
Cincinnati Redlegs
3
Fremont
Allie Reynolds
New York Yankees
4
Oswego
Billy Cox
Brooklyn Dodgers
5
Wilmington
Arnie Portocarrero
Philadelphia Athletics
6
Des Moines
Fred Marsh
Chicago White Sox
7
Peoria
Paul Minner
Chicago Cubs
8
North Bend
Dee Fondy
Chicago White Sox
9
So Cal
Whitey Lockman
New York Giants
10
Bayside
Art Fowler
Cincinnati Redlegs
Round 22
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Billy Henry
Boston Red Sox
2
So Cal
Gene Barker
Cincinnati Redlegs
3
North Bend
Joe Tipton
Washington Senators
4
Peoria
Phil Cavarretta
Chicago White Sox
5
Des Moines
Ernie Johnson
Milwaukee Brewers
6
Wilmington
Tom Morgan
New York Yankees
7
Oswego
Wally Westlake
Cleveland Indians
8
Fremont
Rip Repulski
St. Louis Cardinals
9
Butte
Leo Kiely
Boston Red Sox
10
Carolina
Joe Garagiola
New York Giants
Round 23
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Jim McDonald
New York Yankees
2
Butte
Pat LaPalme
St. Louis Cardinals
3
Fremont
Steve Bilko
Chicago Cubs
4
Oswego
Chuck Stobbs
Washington Senators
5
Wilmington
George Strickland
Cleveland Indians
6
Des Moines
Del Rice
St. Louis Cardinals
7
Peoria
Steve Ridzik
Philadelphia Phillies
8
North Bend
Rocky Bridges
Cincinnati Redlegs
9
So Cal
Bud Podbielan
Cincinnati Redlegs
10
Bayside
Gil Coan
Baltimore Orioles
Round 24
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Vern Stephens
Baltimore Orioles
2
So Cal
Jerry Lynch
Pittsburgh Pirates
3
North Bend
Dave Philley
Cleveland Indians
4
Peoria
Russ Meyer
Brooklyn Dodgers
5
Des Moines
Frank Baumholtz
Chicago Cubs
6
Wilmington
Vern Thies
Pittsburgh Pirates
7
Oswego
George Metkovich
Milwaukee Brewers
8
Fremont
Al Brazle
St. Louis Cardinals
9
Butte
Tom Hurd
Boston Red Sox
10
Carolina
Mel Parnell
Boston Red Sox
Round 25
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Bob Chakales
Baltimore Orioles
2
Butte
Billy Loes
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
Fremont
Tex Clevenger
Boston Red Sox
4
Oswego
Jim Hughes
Brooklyn Dodgers
5
Wilmington
Sam Mele
Boston Red Sox
6
Des Moines
Eddie Waitkus
Baltimore Orioles
7
Peoria
Toby Atwell
Pittsburgh Pirates
8
North Bend
Bill Renna
Philadelphia Athletics
9
So Cal
Joe Demaestri
Philadelphia Athletics
10
Bayside
Ed Fitz Gerald
Washington Senators
 Round 26
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Dick Hall
Pittsburgh Pirates
2
So Cal
Chuck Harmon
Cincinnati Redlegs
3
North Bend
Harry Byrd
New York Yankees
4
Peoria
Bob Greenwood
Philadelphia Phillies
5
Des Moines
Danny Schell
Philadelphia Phillies
6
Wilmington
Howie Judson
Cincinnati Redlegs
7
Oswego
Joe Frazier
St. Louis Cardinals
8
Fremont
Walt Moryn
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
Butte
Dick Littlefield
Pittsburgh Pirates
10
Carolina
Milt Bolling
Boston Red Sox
Round 27
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Harry Agganis
Boston Red Sox
2
Butte
Bill Wilson
Philadelphia Athletics
3
Fremont
Ray Herbert
Detroit Tigers
4
Oswego
Turk Lown
Chicago Cubs
5
Wilmington
Hobie Landrith
Cincinnati Redlegs
6
Des Moines
Jonn Klippstein
Chicago Cubs
7
Peoria
Howie Pollet
Chicago Cubs
8
North Bend
Jerry Snyder
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
So Cal
Lou Kretlow
Baltimore Orioles
10
Bayside
Bob Milliken
Brooklyn Dodgers
Round 28
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Corky Valentine
Cincinnati Redlegs
2
So Cal
Sonny Dixon
Kansas City Athletics
3
North Bend
Moe Burtschy
Philadelphia Athletics
4
Peoria
Dave Pope
Cleveland Indians
5
Des Moines
Jim Fridley
Baltimore Orioles
6
Wilmington
Bill Tremel
Chicago Cubs
7
Oswego
Dale Mitchell
Cleveland Indians
8
Fremont
Bobby Thomson
Milwaukee Brewers
9
Butte
Ron Jackson
Chicago White Sox
10
Carolina
Wayne Belardi
Detroit Tigers
Round 29
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Lou Limmer
Philadelphia Athletics
2
Butte
Jack Dittmer
Milwaukee Brewers
3
Fremont
Carl Sawatski
Chicago White Sox
4
Oswego
John Wyrostek
Philadelphia Phillies
5
Wilmington
Alex Kellner
Philadelphia Athletics
6
Des Moines
Dick Marlowe
Philadelphia Athletics
7
Peoria
Ray Katt
New York Giants
8
North Bend
Spook Jacobs
Philadelphia Athletics
9
So Cal
Mike Blyzka
Baltimore Orioles
10
Bayside
Rudy Regalado
Cleveland Indians
Round 30
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Preston Ward
Pittsburgh Pirates
2
So Cal
Billy Shantz
Philadelphia Athletics
3
North Bend
Rube Walker
Brooklyn Dodgers
4
Peoria
Sam Dente
Cleveland Indians
5
Des Moines
Dick Cole
Pittsburgh Pirates
6
Wilmington
Billy Gardner
New York Giants
7
Oswego
Bob Borkowski
Cincinnati Redlegs
8
Fremont
Russ Kremmerer
Boston Red Sox
9
Butte
Hank Majeski
Cleveland Indians
10
Carolina
Bob Kennedy
Baltimore Orioles
Round 31
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Billy Glynn
Cleveland Indians
2
Butte
Charlie Bishop
Baltimore Orioles
3
Fremont
Les Moss
Baltimore Orioles
4
Oswego
Max Surkont
Pittsburgh Pirates
5
Wilmington
Matt Batts
Chicago White Sox
6
Des Moines
Howie Fox
Baltimore Orioles
7
Peoria
Bobby Young
Baltimore Orioles
8
North Bend
Don Lenhardt
Boston Red Sox
9
So Cal
Dave Cole
Chicago Cubs
10
Bayside
Ed Pellagrini
Pittsburgh Pirates
Round 32
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Davey Williams
New York Giants
2
So Cal
Tom Alston
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Eddie Robinson
New York Yankees
4
Peoria
Phil Rizzuto
New York Yankees
5
Des Moines
Jim Konstanty
Philadelphia Phillies
6
Wilmington
Spec Shea
Washington Senators
7
Oswego
Mel Clark
Philadelphia Phillies
8
Fremont
Erv Palica
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
Butte
Dick Kryhoski
Baltimore Orioles
10
Carolina
Ralph Beard
St. Louis Cardinals
 Round 33
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Vic Raschi
St. Louis Cardinals
2
Butte
Roy Smalley
Milwaukee Braves
3
Fremont
Chet Nichols
Milwaukee Braves
4
Oswego
Marion Fricano
Philadelphia Athletics
5
Wilmington
Hal Jeffcoat
Chicago Cubs
6
Des Moines
Wayne Terwilliger
Washington Senators
7
Peoria
George O'Donnell
Pittsburgh Pirates
8
North Bend
Gus Keriazakos
Washington Senators
9
So Cal
Sid Hudson
Boston Red Sox
10
Bayside
Billy Hunter
Baltimore Orioles
Round 34
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Curt Roberts
Pittsburgh Pirates
2
So Cal
Karl Olson
Boston Red Sox
3
North Bend
George Shuba
Brooklyn Dodgers
4
Peoria
Billy Consolo
Boston Red Sox
5
Des Moines
Willard Marshall
Chicago White Sox
6
Wilmington
Pete Suder
Philadelphia Athletics
7
Oswego
Don Bollweg
Philadelphia Athletics
8
Fremont
Floyd Baker
Philadelphia Phillies
9
Butte
Clyde McCullough
Chicago Cubs
10
Carolina
Ed McGhee
Chicago White Sox
Round 35
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Marlin Stuart
New York Yankees
2
Butte
Johnny Pesky
Washington Senators
3
Fremont
Preacher Roe
Brooklyn Dodgers
4
Oswego
Ted Gray
Detroit Tigers
5
Wilmington
Bob Talbot
Chicago Cubs
6
Des Moines
Royce Lint
St. Louis Cardinals
7
Peoria
Bob Kuzava
Baltimore Orioles
8
North Bend
Bob Trice
Philadelphia Athletics
9
So Cal
Al Sima
Philadelphia Athletics
10
Bayside
John Hetki
Pittsburgh Pirates
(1) Pick acquired from Carolina
(2) Pick acquired from Peoria