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1955 Draft
Round 1
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Butte
Harmon Killibrew
Washington Senators
2
Bayside
Roberto Clemente
Pittsburgh Pirates
3
Carolina
Sandy Koufax
Brooklyn Dodgers
4
North Bend
Jim Bunning
Detroit Tigers
5
So Cal
Dick Groat
Pittsburgh Pirates
6
Wilmington
Dick Donovan
Chicago White Sox
7
Fremont
Ken Boyer
St. Louis Cardinals
8
Des Moines
Elston Howard
New York Yankees
9
Peoria
Roy Face
Pittsburgh Pirates
10
Alexandria
Dale Long
Pittsburgh Pirates
Round 2
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Frank Lary
Detroit Tigers
2
Peoria (1)
Larry Jackson
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Herb Score
Cleveland Indians
4
So Cal
Gus Triandos
Baltimore Orioles
5
Wilmington
Bobby Shantz
Kansas City Athletics
6
Fremont
Sam Jones
Chicago Cubs
7
Butte
Connie Johnson
Chicago White Sox
8
Des Moines
Hector Lopez
Kansas City Athletics
9
Peoria
Willard Schmidt
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Alexandria
Paul Foytack
Detroit Tigers
Round 3
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Billy Klaus
Boston Red Sox
2
Carolina
George Susce
Boston Red Sox
3
North Bend
Clete Boyer
Kansas City Athletics
4
So Cal
George Crowe
Milwaukee Brewers
5
Wilmington
Roger Craig
Brooklyn Dodgers
6
Fremont
Pedro Ramos
Washington Senators
7
Butte
Tom Sturdivant
New York Yankees
8
Des Moines
Bill Virdon
St. Louis Cardinals
9
Carolina (1)
Harry Simpson
Kansas City Athletics
10
Alexandria
Don Bessent
Brooklyn Dodgers
 Round 4
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Hal Smith
Baltimore Orioles
2
Carolina
Karl Spooner
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
North Bend
Ted Abernathy
Washington Senators
4
So Cal
Tom Gorman
Kansas City Athletics
5
Wilmington
Bob Thurman
Cincinnati Red Legs
6
Fremont
Johnny Kucks
New York Yankees
7
Butte
Marv Grissom
New York Giants
8
Des Moines
Bill Wight
Baltimore Orioles
9
Peoria
Jack Meyer
Philadelphia Phillies
10
Alexandria
Ike Delock
Boston Red Sox
Round 5
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Dixie Howell
Chicago White Sox
2
Carolina
Norm Zauchin
Boston Red Sox
3
North Bend
Billy Hunter
New York Yankees
4
So Cal
Gene Stephens
Boston Red Sox
5
Wilmington
Jim King
Chicago Cubs
6
Fremont
Eddie Robinson
New York Yankees
7
Butte
Jim Dyck
Baltimore Orioles
8
Des Moines
Frank Kellert
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
Carolina (1)
Nels Burbink
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Alexandria
Gene Freese
Pittsburgh Pirates
 Round 6
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Jack Phillips
Detroit Tigers
2
Carolina
Eddie Miskis
Chicago Cubs
3
North Bend
Billy Gardner
New York Giants
4
So Cal
Ted Tappe
Chicago Cubs
5
Wilmington
Billy Martin
New York Yankees
6
Fremont
Carlos Paula
Washington Senators
7
Butte
Joe Astroth
Kansas City Athletics
8
Des Moines
Saul Rogovin
Baltimore Orioles
9
North Bend (2)
Ray Moore
Baltimore Orioles
10
Alexandria
Johnny O'Brien
Pittsburgh Pirates
Round 7
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Ed Roebuck
Brooklyn Dodgers
2
Carolina
Tom Byrne
New York Yankees
3
North Bend
Chuck Harmon
Cincinnati Red Legs
4
So Cal
Duke Maas
Detroit Tigers
5
Wilmington
Nellie King
Pittsburgh Pirates
6
Fremont
Ron Kline
Pittsburgh Pirates
7
Butte
Fred Marsh
Baltimore Orioles
8
Des Moines
Frank Baumholtz
Chicago Cubs
9
Peoria
Johnny Schmitz
Washington Senators
10
Alexandria
Paul Giel
New York Giants
Round 8
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Ernie Oravetz
Washington Senators
2
Carolina
Ron Negray
Philadelphia Phillies
3
North Bend
Bubba Phillips
Detroit Tigers
4
So Cal
Don Gross
Cincinnati Red Legs
5
Wlimington
Babe Birrer
Detroit Tigers
6
Fremont
Pete Whisenant
St. Louis Cardinals
7
Butte
Bobby Young
Cleveland Indians
8
Des Moines
Jose Valdivielso
Washington Senators
9
Peoria
Bob Hale
Baltimore Orioles
10
Alexandria
Hoot Evers
Cleveland Indians
Round 9
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Jerry Coleman
New York Yankees
2
Carolina
Bob Stephenson
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Hersh Freeman
Cincinnati Red Legs
4
So Cal
Gail Harris
New York Giants
5
Wilmington
Bill Wilson
Kansas City Athletics
6
Fremont
Hal Jeffcoat
Chicago Cubs
7
Butte
Roy Smalley
Philadelphia Phillies
8
Des Moines
Glen Gorbus
Philadelphia Phillies
9
Peoria
Toby Atwell
Pittsburgh Pirates
10
Alexandria
Frank Smith
St. Louis Cardinals
Round 10
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Bayside
Faye Throneberry
Boston Red Sox
2
Peoria (2)
George Shuba
Brooklyn Dodgers
3
So Cal
Hank Foiles
Cleveland Indians
4
Wilmington
Jack Dittmer
Milwaukee Braves
5
Fremont
Louis Arroyo
St. Louis Cardinals
6
Butte
Tom Umphlet
Washington Senators
7
Des Moines
Harry Chiti
Chicago Cubs
8
Peoria
Erv Palica
Baltimore Orioles
9
Alexandria
Stan Palys
Cincinnati Red Legs
Round 11
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
North Bend
Eddie Joost
Boston Red Sox
2
Alexandria
Dean Stone
Washington Senators
Round 12
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
North Bend
Bob Speake
Chicago Cubs
2
Alexandria
Jim Brideweser
Chicago White Sox
Round 13
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
North Bend
Russ Kemmerer
Boston Red Sox

(1) Carolina trades its 2nd round pick to Peoria for its 3rd & 5th round picks.
(2) Peoria trades its 6th pick for North Bend's 10th to complete last seasons trade for Johnny Sain.