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1956 Draft
Round 1
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
North Bend
Frank Robinson
Cincinnati Red Legs
2
Alexandria
Rocky Colavito
Cleveland Indians
3
Carolina
Don Drysdale
Brooklyn Dodgers
4
Fremont
Luis Aparicio
Chicago White Sox
5
Bayside
Bill White
New York Giants
6
Des Moines
Bill Mazeroski
Pittsburgh Pirates
7
Carolina (1)
Tito Francona
Baltimore Orioles
8
Wilmington
Stu Miller
Philadelphia Phillies
9
Butte
Don Blasingame
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Peoria
Norm Siebern
New York Yankees
Round 2
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Dick Williams
Baltimore Orioles
2
Alexandria
Vinegar Bend Mizell
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Al Worthington
New York Giants
4
Fremont
Lindy McDaniel
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Bayside
Don Buddin
Boston Red Sox
6
Des Moines
Jackie Brandt
New York Giants
7
So Cal
Tom Acker
Cincinnati Red Legs
8
Wilmington
Dick Gernert
Boston Red Sox
9
Butte
Lou Berberet
Washington Senators
10
Peoria
Hank Aguirre
Cleveland Indians
Round 3
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Bob Boyd
Baltimore Orioles
2
Alexandria
Jim Brosnan
Chicago Cubs
3
North Bend
Daryl Spencer
New York Giants
4
Fremont
Taylor Phillips
Baltimore Orioles
5
Bayside
Dick Littlefield
New York Giants
6
Des Moines
Wally Burnette
Kansas City Athletics
7
So Cal
Wes Covington
Milwaukee Braves
8
Wilmington
Charley Neal
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
Butte
Lee Walls
Pittsburgh Pirates
10
Carolina (2)
Gene Baker
Chicago Cubs
 Round 4
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Don Kaiser
Chicago Cubs
2
Alexandria
Hal Smith
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Dave Sisler
Boston Red Sox
4
Fremont
Marv Blaylock
Philadelphia Phillies
5
Bayside
Lou Skizas
Kansas City Athletics
6
Des Moines
Vito Valentinetti
Chicago Cubs
7
So Cal
Cal McLish
Cleveland Indians
8
Wilmington
Johnny Groth
Kansas City Athletics
9
Butte
Al Pilarcik
Kansas City Athletics
10
Alexandria (3)
Foster Castleman
New York Giants
Round 5
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Earl Averill
Cleveland Indians
2
Alexandria
Wayne Belardi
Detroit Tigers
3
North Bend
Pete Daley
Boston Red Sox
4
Fremont
Preston Ward
Cleveland Indians
5
Bayside
Sammy Esposito
Chicago White Sox
6
Des Moines
Dee Fondy
Chicago Cubs
7
So Cal
Herb Plews
Washington Senators
8
Wilmington
Art Fowler
Cincinnati Red Legs
9
Butte
Tim Thompson
Kansas City Athletics
10
Carolina (4)
Frank Torre
Milwaukee Braves
 Round 6
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Eddie Bressoud
New York Giants
2
Alexandria
Ron Northey
Chicago White Sox
3
North Bend
Joe Frazier
Baltimore Orioles
4
Fremont
Whitey Lockman
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Bayside
Paul LaPalme
Chicago White Sox
6
Des Moines
Tom Morgan
New York Yankees
7
So Cal
Howie Pollet
Chicago White Sox
8
Wilmington
Milt Bolling
Boston Red Sox
9
Butte
Bobby Del Greco
St. Louis Cardinals
10
Peoria
Gene Stephens
Boston Red Sox
Round 7
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Jim Davis
Chicago Cubs
2
Alexandria
Bubba Phillips
Chicago White Sox
3
North Bend
Billy Hunter
New York Yankees
4
Fremont
Dan Kravitz
Pittsburgh Pirates
5
Bayside
Jim Hearn
New York Giants
6
Des Moines
Bob Trowbridge
Milwaukee Braves
7
So Cal
Billy Gardner
Baltimore Orioles
8
Wilmington
Hobie Landrith
Chicago Cubs
9
Butte
Joe Demaestri
Kansas City Athletics
10
Peoria
Andy Seminick
Philadelphia Phillies
Round 8
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Joe Ginsberg
Baltimore Orioles
2
Alexandria
Don Ferrarese
Baltimore Orioles
3
North Bend
Roy Smalley
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Fremont
Steve Ridzik
New York Giants
5
Bayside
Chico Fernandez
Brooklyn Dodgers
6
Des Moines
Pete Whisenant
Chicago Cubs
7
So Cal
Whitey Herzog
Washington Senators
8
Wilmington
Gino Cimoli
Brooklyn Dodgers
9
Butte
Bobby Adams
Baltimore Orioles
10
Peoria
John Crimian
Kansas City Athletics
Round 9
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Carolina
Dave Philley
Chicago White Sox
2
Peoria (5)
George Strickland
Cleveland Indians
3
North Bend
Jim Greengrass
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Fremont
Walker Cooper
St. Louis Cardinals
5
Bayside
Jim King
Chicago Cubs
6
Des Moines
Karl Olson
Washington Senators
7
So Cal
Sam Mele
Cleveland Indians
8
Wilmington
Ellis Kinder
Chicago White Sox
9
Butte
Solly Drake
Chicago Cubs
10
Peoria
Jim Small
Detroit Tigers
Round 10
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Peoria (6)
Lou Sleater
Milwaukee Braves
2
Alexandria
Rocky Nelson
St. Louis Cardinals
3
North Bend
Ted Kazanski
Philadelphia Phillies
4
Fremont
Fred Waters
Pittsburgh Pirates
5
Bayside
Erv Palica
Baltimore Orioles
6
Des Moines
Jerry Coleman
New York Yankees
7
So Cal
Joe Black
Cincinnati Red Legs
8
Wilmington
Felix Mantilla
Milwaukee Braves
9
Butte
Mickey McDermott
New York Yankees
10
Peoria
Rance Pless
Kansas City Athletics
Round 11
Pick #
Team
Player
MLB Team
1
Alexandria
Reno Bertoia
Detroit Tigers
2
So Cal
Ron Jackson
Chicago White Sox
3
Peoria
Jim Pyburn
Baltimore Orioles

(1) Pick acquired from So Cal.
(2) Pick acquired from Peoria
(3) Pick acquired from Peoria.
(4) Pick acquired from Peoria.
(5) Pick acquired from Alexandria.
(6) Pick acquired from Carolina.