1970 Major League Baseball draft

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The following are the first round picks in the 1970 Major League Baseball draft.wikipedia
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Barry Foote

On June 4, Foote was drafted by the Montreal Expos as the third overall pick in the first round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft.

Darrell Porter

Born in Joplin, Missouri, Porter was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the first round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft.

Bucky Dent

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The sixth overall pick in the 1970 MLB draft out of high school, by the age of 21 he was playing shortstop for the Chicago White Sox, wearing uniform number 30.

Mike Ivie

Mike Ivie was drafted first overall in the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft as a catcher by the San Diego Padres.

Steve Dunning

Dunning was the 1st round draft choice by the Cleveland Indians in the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft.

Paul Dade

On June 4, 1970 he was drafted by the California Angels in the 1st round (10th pick) of the 1970 amateur draft.

Dave Cheadle

Cheadle was drafted in the first round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft by the New York Yankees and spent almost four seasons in the Bombers' farm system before his inclusion in an August 1973 trade to that sent veteran right-handed pitcher Pat Dobson to New York from the Braves.

John D'Acquisto

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D'Acquisto was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round of the 1970 MLB Draft out of St. Augustine High School in San Diego, California.

Dan Ford

Ford was picked 18th overall in the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft by the Oakland Athletics.

Bob Gorinski

Gorinski was selected by the Minnesota Twins in the 1st round (22nd pick overall) of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft.

Ray Knight

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Originally drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the tenth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft, he is likely best remembered to Reds fans as the man who replaced Pete Rose at third base, whereas Mets fans remember Knight as the man who scored the winning run of game six of the 1986 World Series and the MVP of that series.

Terry Forster

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A talented pitcher at the high school level, he was made a second round draft pick by the Chicago White Sox in the 1970 MLB Amateur Draft.

Bill Travers (baseball)

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The southpaw was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the sixth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft five months shy of his eighteenth birthday.

Pat Zachry

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Zachry was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the nineteenth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft.

Phil Garner

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Garner was originally drafted by the Montreal Expos in the eighth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft, but did not sign.

Rick Reuschel

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Reuschel began his Major League Baseball career when he was drafted in the third round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft by the Chicago Cubs, at a time when they were declining in the post-Durocher era, and provided a strong arm for the Cubs' increasingly mediocre staff.

Jerry Remy

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Remy was selected by the Washington Senators in the 19th round of the 1970 MLB draft, but he did not sign.

Butch Metzger

After playing high school baseball at John F. Kennedy high school in Sacramento, California, Metzger was drafted in the 2nd round of the 1970 amateur draft by the San Francisco Giants.

Doc Medich

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Medich was drafted by the New York Yankees in the 30th round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft, and spent three seasons as a starting pitcher in their farm system, going 21-13 over that span with a 2.27 ERA.

Goose Gossage

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The Chicago White Sox selected him in the ninth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball draft.

Rick Waits

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Waits was originally drafted by the Washington Senators in the fifth round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft.

Bruce Boisclair

In fact, before being drafted by the New York Mets in the 20th round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft, the tight end was expected to attend Boston College on a football scholarship.

Mike Krukow

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He was drafted as a catcher by the California Angels in the 32nd round of the 1970 Major League Baseball Draft but did not sign.

Roy Smalley III

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Smalley was selected by the Montreal Expos in the 35th round of the June 1970 draft, by the Boston Red Sox in the 4th round of the January 1971 draft, by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2nd round on the June 1971 draft, and again by the Red Sox in the 5th round of the January 1972 draft.

John Denny

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In the 1970 amateur draft, he was selected by the Cardinals in the 29th round.