Draft Results

Draft Results

1928

Pre-Draft

Mission: released William Bell
Oakland: released Rats Henderson
Sacramento: released Cristobal Torriente
Seattle: released Walter Cannady

First Round

San Francisco: Lefty O’Doul (Regional Star)
Los Angeles: Satchel Paige (Flex 2), Darltie Cooper (Buddy; released Pelayo Chacon)
Oakland: Leo Mangum (Minor League Star 2; released Pea Ridge Day)
Portland: Ollie Mitchell (Freebie)
Mission: passed
Hollywood: Johnny Frederick (Minor League Star 2; released Wes Kingdon)
Seattle: Ed Brandt (Regional; released High Pockets Kelly)
Sacramento: Lefty Weinert (Minor League Star 2; released Frank Brower)

Second Round

San Francisco: Hal Turpin (Minor League Star 2)
Los Angeles: Bill Piercy (Minor League Star 2; released Norman Plitt)
Oakland: Joe Strong (Buddy; released Chaney White)
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Hollywood: Johnny Frederick (Minor League Star 2)
Seattle: passed
Sacramento: Rats Henderson (Flex 2; released Jud Wilson)

Third Round

San Francisco: Dick Redding (Flex 2)
Los Angeles: Ping Gardner (Freebie; released George Payne)
Oakland: George Blaeholder (Restricted Freebie; released Max Rachac)
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Sacramento: Judy Johnson (Restricted Freebie; released Denver Grigsby)

Fourth Round

San Francisco: Harry Green (Freebie; released Bobby Reed)
Los Angeles: Fred Berger (Freebie; released George Lafayette)
Oakland: Tony Krasovich (Freebie; released Red Smith)
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: Ernie Kelly (Freebie; released Johnny Mitchell)
Sacramento: Dolph Camilli (Minor League Star 2; released Les Sheehan)

Fifth Round

San Francisco: Herb McQuaid (Freebie; released Hank Hulvey)
Los Angeles: passed
Oakland: Tom Oliver (Freebie; released John Fenton)
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Sacramento: passed


1927

Pre-Draft

Oakland: Released Ray Kremer

First Round

Hollywood: Alejandro Oms (Flex 3; released George Grantham)
San Francisco: Roy Joiner (Minor League Star 2; released Ping Gardner)
Sacramento: George Lafayette (Minor League Star 2; released Jeff Pfeffer)
Los Angeles: passed
Seattle: passed
Portland: Ping Gardner (Freebie; released Parry O’Brien)
Mission: Ike Boone (Minor League Star 2; released Ken Penner)
Oakland: passed

Second Round

Hollywood: Ken Penner (Minor League Star 2)
San Francisco: Dutch Ruether (Regional; released Herb McQuaid)
Sacramento: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Seattle: passed
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Oakland: Jeff Pfeffer (Minor League Star 2; released Charles Corbett)

Third Round

Hollywood: Leo Ostenberg (Freebie; released Phil Mulcahy)
San Francisco: Parry O’Brien (Freebie; released Bullet Campbell)
Sacramento: Frank Brower (Freebie; released Bill Crockett)
Los Angeles: Clyde Barfoot (Freebie; released Jim Middleton)
Seattle: passed
Portland: John Peters (Freebie; released Frank Tobin)
Mission: passed
Oakland:Buck Redfern (Freebie; released Harry Kenyon)

Fourth Round

Hollywood: Doug Taitt (Freebie; released Pat McNulty)
San Francisco: passed
Sacramento: Red Shea (Freebie; released Max Rachac)
Los Angeles: passed
Seattle: passed
Portland: Bert Cole (Freebie; released Bill Hughes)
Mission: passed
Oakland: Max Rachac (Freebie; released Ralph Shinner)

Fifth Round

Hollywood: Al Gould (Freebie; released William Ross)
San Francisco: William Ross (Freebie; released Marty Griffin)
Sacramento: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Seattle: passed
Portland: passed
Mission: passed
Oakland: Red M. Smith (Freebie; released Urbane Pickering)


1926

Pre-Draft

Seattle: Released Ken Williams and Juan Padron
Mission: Sent Eddie Bryan to Hollywood as compensation for Frank Shellenback

First Round

Sacramento: Joe Cronin (Parity Rule Flex)
Oakland: Babe Herman (Regional Star; released Harry Heilmann)
Hollywood: Tony Lazzeri (Flex 3; released Cristobal Torriente)
Seattle: Milt Steengrafe (Freebie)
Los Angeles: George Payne (Minor League Star 2); Compensation: Whitey Glazner (to POR)
Mission: Harry Heilmann (Regional Star; released Lew Fonseca)
San Francisco: Bullet Campbell (Buddy; released George Shively)
Portland: passed

Supplemental Parity Rule Round

Sacramento: Cristobal Torriente (Flex 3; released Rap Dixon)

Second Round

Sacramento: Jeff Pfeffer (Minor League Star 2)
Oakland: Rats Henderson (Flex 3; released Reuben Curry),
Robert Poindexter (Buddy; released Happy Finneran)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Mission: Ken Penner (Minor League Star 2; released Slim Love)
San Francisco: Roy Joiner; released Buckshot May (Minor League Star 2)
Portland: passed

Third Round

Sacramento: Claude Thomas (Freebie, released Guy Cooper)
Oakland: Harry Kenyon (Buddy; released George Britt)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Los Angeles: Fred Fussell (Freebie; released Rube Yarrison)
Mission: William Bell (Flex 3; released Dick Redding)
San Francisco: Harry Salmon (Flex 3; released Willie Kamm)
Portland: passed

Fourth Round

Sacramento: Charlie High (Freebie; released Merlin Kopp)
Oakland: Charles Corbett (Buddy; released Script Lee)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: Paul Strand (Freebie; released Jelly Gardner)
Los Angeles: Jelly Gardner (Freebie; released Dave Malarcher)
Mission: passed
San Francisco: Harry Riconda (Freebie)
Portland: passed

Fifth Round

Sacramento: George Britt (Freebie; released Bill Hughes)
Oakland: Red Shea (Freebie; released Al Gould)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Mission: passed
San Francisco: Pinky Pittenger (Freebie; released Bill Crockett)
Portland: passed

Sixth Round

Sacramento: Bill Crockett (Freebie; released Speed Martin)
Oakland: George Boehler (Freebie; released Leo Dickerman)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Mission: passed
San Francisco: Buck Redfern (Freebie; released Lefty Weinert)
Portland: passed

Seventh Round

Sacramento: Lefty Weinert (Freebie; released Connie Rector)
Oakland: Ray Kremer (Regional; released Babe Herman)
Hollywood: passed
Seattle: passed
Los Angeles: passed
Mission: passed
San Francisco: passed
Portland: passed


1925

Pre-Draft

Seattle: Waived option to compensate Vernon for Willie Ludolph; Ludolph reverted to Vernon
Sacramento/Vernon: agreed to waive compensation owed to one another for Syl Johnson (SAC) and Frank Shellenback (VER), pending Vernon's slotting of Shellenback in the First Round and assuming Sacramento’s retention of Johnson throughout draft
Vernon: Released Byron Houck (Minor League Star 2)

First Round

Seattle: Willie Wells (Parity Rule Flex 1)
San Francisco: Denny Williams (Freebie; released Fritz Mollwitz)
Sacramento: Hal Morris (Buddy; released Julio Rojo)
Oakland: Bill Prough (Minor League Star 2; released Art Koehler)
Vernon: Frank Shellenback (Minor League Star 2)
Portland: Mickey Cochrane (Flex 3; released Juan Padron)
Salt Lake City: Ping Bodie (Minor League Star 2)
Los Angeles: Julio Rojo (Freebie; released Russ Ennis)

Supplemental Parity Rule Round

Seattle: Juan Padron (Parity Rule Flex 2)
Seattle: Ken Williams (Flex 3; released Dutch Leonard)

Second Round

Seattle: Byron Houck (Freebie)
San Francisco: Buckshot May (Minor League Star 2; released Dutch Wetzel)
Sacramento: Bill Rodda (Freebie)
Oakland: George Milstead (Freebie; released Earl Kunz)
Vernon: passed
Portland: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: passed

Third Round

Seattle: Dee Walsh (Freebie)
San Francisco: Lefty Weinert (Freebie; released Denny Williams)
Sacramento: Sailor Stroud (Minor League Star 2); Compensation: Lefty Stewart (to SLC)
Oakland: Frank Osborn (Freebie; released Paul Strand)
Vernon: passed
Portland: Paul Fittery (Freebie; released Duffy Lewis)
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: Truck Hannah (Freebie; released Pinky Pittenger)

Fourth Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: Jim Brillheart (Freebie; released Manuel Cueto)
Sacramento: Paul Strand (Freebie; released Fritz Coumbe)
Oakland: Del Baker (Freebie; released Rowdy Elliott)
Vernon: passed
Portland: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: passed

Fifth Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: passed
Sacramento: Roy Leslie (Freebie; released Babe Ellison)
Oakland: Pinky Pittenger (Freebie; released Joe Gleason)
Vernon: passed
Portland: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: passed

Sixth Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: passed
Sacramento: Don Brown (Freebie; released Jim McLaughlin)
Oakland: Jim McLaughlin (Freebie; released Ike Davis)
Vernon: passed
Portland: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: passed

Seventh Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: passed
Sacramento: passed
Oakland: passed
Vernon: passed
Portland: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Los Angeles: passed


1924

Pre-Draft

Vernon: Released Judy Johnson

First Round

Seattle: Art Reinhart (Minor League Star 2; released Charlie See)
San Francisco: Edgar Wesley (Freebie)
Vernon: Martin Dihigo (Flex 3; released Smokey Joe Williams), Willie Gisentaner (Buddy; released Julio Rojo)
Salt Lake City: Wes Kingdon (Minor League Star 2)
Sacramento: Rap Dixon (Flex 3; released Ken Williams), Julio Rojo (Buddy; released Luther Farrell)
Oakland: Dutch Wetzel (Minor League Star 2); Compensation: Claude Cooper (to POR)
Portland: Bud Connolly (Minor League Star 2)
Los Angeles: Pete Hill (Freebie)

Second Round

Seattle: Chick Hafey (Flex 3; released Pop Lloyd)
San Francisco: Joe Gleason (Freebie)
Vernon: Milt Steengrafe (Freebie)
Salt Lake City: George Pipgras (Freebie)
Sacramento: Ken Douglas (Minor League Star 2; released Paul Strand)
Oakland: Ike Davis (Freebie)
Portland: Louis Santop (Freebie)
Los Angeles: George Lyons (Freebie)

Third Round

Seattle: Jelly Gardner (Freebie; released George Stueland)
San Francisco: Yam Yaryan (Freebie)
Vernon: passed
Salt Lake City: Joe Manger (Freebie; released Fritz Coumbe)
Sacramento: Fritz Coumbe (Freebie; released Bobby Schang)
Oakland: Red J. Smith (Freebie; released Dink Mothell)
Portland: passed
Los Angeles: Dink Mothell (Freebie; released Bruce Petway)

Fourth Round

Seattle: Milt Steengrafe (Freebie; released Henry Baldwin)
San Francisco: Ping Gardner (Freebie; released Sam Agnew)
Vernon: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Sacramento: Tony Faeth (Freebie; released Chief Yellow Horse)
Oakland: Ernie Alten (Freebie; released Rube Foster)
Portland: passed
Los Angeles: Jim Middleton (Freebie; released Lynn Brenton)

Fifth Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: Gene Lansing (Freebie; released Jim Scott)
Vernon: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Sacramento: Walton Cruise (Freebie; released Claude Rohwer)
Oakland: Paul Strand (Freebie; released Ed Goebel)
Portland: George Quellich (Minor League Star 2; released Bill Plummer)
Los Angeles: passed

Sixth Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: Lee King (Freebie; released Pinch Thomas)
Vernon: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Sacramento: passed
Oakland: passed
Portland: Bingo DeMoss (Freebie)
Los Angeles: passed

Seventh Round

Seattle: passed
San Francisco: passed
Vernon: passed
Salt Lake City: passed
Sacramento: passed
Oakland: passed
Portland: passed
Los Angeles: passed


1923

Pre-Draft

Sacramento: Released Jose Mendez

First Round

Vernon: Cool Papa Bell (Parity Rule Flex), Julio Rojo (Buddy)
Seattle: Walter Cannady (Flex 3)
Oakland: Clint Thomas (Flex 3), Ping Gardner (Buddy)
Los Angeles: Jack Fournier (Regional Star)
Sacramento: Jud Wilson (Flex 3; released Juan Padron), Luther Farrell (Buddy; released Joe Hewitt)
Salt Lake City: George Grantham (Regional Star)
San Francisco: Newt Allen (Buddy; released Bruce Petway)
Portland: Juan Padron (Flex), Frank Duncan (Buddy)

Supplemental Parity Rule Round

Vernon: Lew Fonseca (Regional Star)

Second Round

Vernon: Slim Love (Minor League Star 1)
Seattle: Willie Ludolph (Minor League Star 2)
Oakland: Art Koehler (Minor League Star 2)
Los Angeles: Nick Dumovich (Freebie)
Sacramento: Les Sheehan (Minor League Star 2)
Salt Lake City: Henry Ginglardi (Minor League Star 2)
San Francisco: Dick Niehaus (Minor League Star 2)
Portland: Bill Plummer (Minor League Star 1)

Third Round

Vernon: Byron Houck (Minor League Star 2)
Seattle: passed
Oakland: Rueben Curry (Flex 3; released Jim Jeffries)
Los Angeles: Lynn Brenton (Freebie)
Sacramento: Guy Cooper (Freebie)
Salt Lake City: passed
San Francisco: Joe Cartwright (Freebie)
Portland: passed

Fourth Round

Vernon: passed
Seattle: passed
Oakland: Slicker Parks (Freebie), released Socks Seibold
Los Angeles: Parry O’Brien (Freebie)
Sacramento: Ed Barney (Freebie), released Harry Brown
Salt Lake City: Chicken Hawks (Freebie), released Paddy Siglin
San Francisco: Pinch Thomas (Freebie), released Ginger Shinault
Portland: passed

Fifth Round

Vernon: passed
Seattle: passed
Oakland: Rowdy Elliott (Freebie), released Carl Mitze
Los Angeles: Tony Rego (Freebie), released Carl Sawyer
Sacramento: Rod Murphy (Freebie), released Charlie Pick
Salt Lake City: passed
San Francisco: Willie Kamm (Flex 3), released Dee Walsh
Portland: passed

Sixth Round

Vernon: passed
Seattle: passed
Oakland: Hod Eller (Freebie), released Gordon Jones
Los Angeles: Bruce Petway (Freebie), released Mack Wheat
Sacramento: Joe Sargent (Freebie), released Buddy Ryan
Salt Lake City: passed
San Francisco: passed
Portland: passed

Seventh Round

Vernon: passed
Seattle: passed
Oakland: Happy Finneran (Freebie), released Bert Cole
Los Angeles: Joe Dailey (Freebie), released Percy Jones
Sacramento: passed
Salt Lake City: passe
San Francisco: George Whiteman (Freebie), released Joe Kelly
Portland: passed


1922

First Round

Los Angeles (from SAC): George Scales (Flex 3), Joe Hewitt (Buddy; to SAC)
Salt Lake City: Nip Winters (Flex 3), Bienvenido Jimenez (Buddy)
Oakland: Mule Suttles (Flex 3), Dink Mothel (Buddy)
Seattle: Dutch Leonard (Flex 3)
Portland: Orville Riggins (Flex 3)
Vernon: Judy Johnson (Flex 3), Elias Brown (Buddy)
Sacramento (from LA): Jose Mendez (Flex), Dave Malarcher (Buddy; to LA)
San Francisco: Lefty O’Doul (Flex 3)

Supplemental Retroactive Buddy Round

Sacramento: Oscar Levis (Buddy)
Los Angeles: Jake Stephens (Buddy)
Sacramento: Script Lee (Buddy)

Second Round

Sacramento: Ken Williams (Parity Rule Flex 1)
Salt Lake City: Art Fromme (Minor League Star 1)
Oakland: Dud Lee (Freebie)
Seattle: Charlie See (Minor League Star 1); Compensation: Frank Schulte (to SF)
Portland: passed
Vernon: passed
Sacramento (from LA): Syl Johnson (Parity Rule Flex 2)
San Francisco: Sam Lewis (Minor League Star 1); Compensation: Fritz Coumbe (to SLC)

Third Round

Sacramento: Paul Strand (Minor League Star 1); Compensation: Fritz Mollwitz (to SLC)
Salt Lake City: passed
Oakland: Lou Guisto (Freebie)
Seattle: Bill Pertica (Freebie)
Portland: passed
Vernon: passed
Los Angeles: Willie Mitchell (Minor League Star 1)
San Francisco: passed

Fourth Round

Sacramento: Morrie Rath (Freebie)
Salt Lake City: Guy Cooper (Freebie)
Oakland: Socks Seibold (Minor League Star 1)
Seattle: passed
Portland: passed
Vernon: passed
Los Angeles: passed
San Francisco: passed

Fifth Round

Sacramento: Duster Mails (Freebie)
Salt Lake City: passed
Oakland: Bert Cole (Freebie)
Seattle: passed
Portland: passed
Vernon: passed
Los Angeles: passed
San Francisco: passed

Sixth Round

Sacramento: Ray Bates (Freebie)
Salt Lake City: passed
Oakland: Bill Hubbell (Freebie)
Seattle: passed
Portland: passed
Vernon: passed
Los Angeles: passed
San Francisco: passed


1921

First Round

Portland: Oscar Charleston (Negro League Star), Bernardo Baro (Buddy)
Salt Lake City: Cristobal Torriente (Negro League Star), Crush Holloway (Buddy)
Vernon: Heavy Johnson (Negro League Star), Bingo DeMoss (Buddy)
Oakland: Dobie Moore (Negro League Star), Chippy Britt (Buddy)
Seattle: John Beckwith (Negro League Star), Jose Maria Fernandez (Buddy)
San Francisco: Dave Brown (Negro League Star), Plunk Drake (Buddy)
Sacramento: Willie Foster (Negro League Star; Eligible 1924)
Los Angeles: Turkey Stearnes (Negro League Star), Pelayo Chacon (Buddy)

Second Round

Portland: Bullet Rogan (Flex 1), Chaney White (Buddy)
Salt Lake City: Biz Mackey (Flex 1), Eustaquio Pedroso (Buddy)
Vernon: Smokey Joe Williams (Flex 1), Candy Jim Taylor (Buddy)
Oakland: Harry Heilmann (Flex 1)
Seattle: Pop Lloyd (Flex 1), Jimmie Lyons (Buddy)
San Francisco: Dick Lundy (Flex 1), Bruce Petway (Buddy)
Sacramento: Chino Smith (Flex 1; Eligible 1926)
Los Angeles: Satchel Paige (Flex 1; Eligible 1928)

Third Round

Portland: Bob Meusel (Flex 2)
Salt Lake City: Andy Cooper (Flex 2), William Ross (Buddy)
Vernon: Dick Redding (Flex 2), Jelly Gardner (Buddy)
Oakland: Jim Jeffries (Flex 2), Connie Rector (Buddy)
Seattle: High Pockets Kelly (Flex 2)
San Francisco: Bill Holland (Flex 2), George Shively (Buddy)
Sacramento: Juan Padron (Flex 2), Frank Warfield (Buddy)
Los Angeles: John Donaldson (Flex 2), Larry Brown (Buddy)

Supplemental Round One

Portland: Orville Riggins (Flex 3), Wayne Carr (Buddy)

Supplemental Round Two

Portland: Lew Fonseca (Regional)