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Les Lancaster AW-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-1993


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Biography Data
Positions: P-517, OF-1
Proper Name: Lester Wayne Lancaster
Born: April 21, 1962 (55.213)
Place Dallas, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 200 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Nimitz (Irving,TX)
College: University of Arkansas , Dallas Baptist University
Drafted: 1985 -- Signed as free agent by Chicago Cubs
MLB Debut:April 7,1987 (24.351)
TBC Player ID:14064
Career Activity
Organizations:CHN, DET, SLN, TOR, CLE
Signed by:Bill Capps


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Released by Cubs.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs.
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago Cubs in 1985.
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Texas Rangers in 39th round (811st overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by New York Yankees in 24th round (620th overall) of 1981 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1993St. Louis Cardinals$ 350,0004211453$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Detroit Tigers$ 109,000680330$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Chicago Cubs$ 550,0003201255$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Chicago Cubs$ 300,0003911344$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Chicago Cubs$ 120,0004831940$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Chicago Cubs$ 90,0005082127$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Chicago Cubs$ 62,5005132721$ 60,000$ 344,906

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