Houston Astros 1979 draft


Houston Astros 1979 Draft

January Regular

Rnd  Player                          School
 1. Jeff Dedmon, P                   West Los Angeles JC
 2. Adailo Penate, P                 Miami-Dade New World Center CC
 3. Jeff Etsell, P                   Palm Beach College
 4. Gil Robison, P                   Centralia College


January Secondary

Rnd  Player                          School
 1. Edwin Schneider, P               Indian River CC
 2. Richard Eckleberry, P            College of Southern Idaho


June Regular

Rnd  Player                          School
 1. John Mizerock, C                 Punxsotawney HS, PA
 2. Ty Gainey, OF                    Cheraw HS, SC
 3. Clif Wherry, SS                  University of California-Riverside
 4. Larry Ray, OF                    Kentucky Weslayan College
 5. Mark Strucher, 1B-C              Georgia Southern U
 6. Bill Doran, IF                   U of Miami-Ohio
 7. Mark Ross, P                     Texas A&M University
 8. William Ray, P                   Oklahoma City U
 9. Mark Dempsey, P                  Ohio State U
10. Marc Thomas, OF                  Brigham Young U
11. Greg Peterson, P                 Brigham Young U
12. Johnny Ray, 2B                   U of Arkansas
13. Doug Welenc, P                   U of Massachusetts
14. Larry Brown, P                   Harvard U
15. Eddie Bonine, P                  Grand Canyon U
16. Ken Smith, P                     U of North Carolina
17. Val Primante, OF                 U of Nebraska
18. Steve Quealey, P                 Washington State U
19. Andrew Rice, P                   Murray State U
20. Orlando Fernandez, 3B-OF         Miami Lake HS, Hialeah, FL
21. Mark Lohuis, P                   Fresno State U
22. William Ratterman, P             Purcel HS, Cincinnati, OH
23. Mark Campbell, C                 Florida International U
24. Michael Finch, OF                San Diego State U
25. Chris Jones, OF                  San Diego State U
26. Dana Ynostroza, C                Serramonte HS, Daly City, CA


June Secondary

Rnd  Player                          School
 1. Lemmie Miller, OF                Santa Barbara City College