Canadians drafted in 1986

by on November 13, 2012

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* SS Luc Berube (Charlesbourg, Que.) was a third-round pick from Cochise College by the New York Yankees in the January phase of the draft ….

 

 

Five Canadians drafted … in 1986

Round Club Position/Name Hometown College/University

June draft

13th (339th) Royals RHP Gary Blouin Surrey, BC University of Washington

26th (660th) Dodgers RHP Paul Quantrill Port Hope, Ont. Okemos (Mich) High School

 

January draft

3rd (77th) Yankees SS Luc Berube Charlesbourg, Que. Cochise College (AZ)

8th (190th) Phillies LHP Darryl Rowley North Battleford, Sask. Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College

10th (256th) Yankees INF Greg Roth Pincher Creek, Alta. Cochise College (AZ)

 

By province: Alberta 1, BC 1, Ontario 1, Quebec 1, Saskatchewan 1.

By team: Yankees 2, Dodgers 1, Phillies 1, Royals 1..

(Only Canadians attending university south of the border were eligible for the draft from 1985-1990)

 

Bob Elliott
Bob Elliott is a baseball columnist for the Toronto Sun, Sun Media and a frequent guest on The FAN-590. He was born in Kingston, Ont. If you want to know anything and everything to do with the Major Leagues, Minor Leagues or amateur baseball in Canada - Bob is the man to talk to.

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