MLB First Round Draft Picks - 1979
PICKPLAYERPOSTEAMSCHOOL/HOMETOWN
1Al ChambersOFSeattle Mariners Harrisburg, PA
2Tim LearyRHPNew York Mets UCLA
3Jay SchroederCToronto Blue Jays Pacific Palisades, CA
4Brad KomminskOFAtlanta Braves Lima, OH
5*-Juan BustabadSSOakland Athletics Hialeah, FL
6Andy Van SlykeOFSt. Louis Cardinals New Hartford, NY
7Jon BohnetLHPCleveland Indians Vallejo, CA
8John MizerockCHouston Astros Punxsutawney, PA
9*-Steve BuecheleSSChicago White Sox Fullerton, CA
10Tim Wallach1BMontreal Expos Cal State Fullerton
11Kevin BrandtOFMinnesota Twins Nekoosa, WI
12Jon PerlmanRHPChicago Cubs Baylor U
13Rick LeachOFDetroit Tigers U of Michigan
14Joe Lansford1BSan Diego Padres San Jose, CA
15Scott GarreltsRHPSan Francisco Giants Buckley, IL
16Steve HoweLHPLos Angeles Dodgers U of Michigan
17Jerry Don GleatonLHPTexas Rangers U of Texas
18*-Rick LueckenRHPSan Francisco Giants Houston, TX
19Rick SeilheimerCChicago White Sox Brenham, TX
20Dan LamarCCincinnati Reds Houston, TX
21Atlee HammakerLHPKansas City Royals E. Tennessee State U
22Mike SullivanRHPCincinnati Reds Clemson U
23Chris BakerOFDetroit Tigers Dearborn Heights, MI
24Bob GerenCSan Diego Padres San Diego, CA
25Steve PerryRHPLos Angeles Dodgers U of Michigan
26*-Mike StenhouseOFOakland Athletics Harvard U

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