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Bill Almon #1AW-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1974-1988
Biography Data
Positions: SS-616, 3B-212, OF-161, 2B-102, 1B-96, DH-17, C-1
Proper Name: William Francis Almon
Born: November 21, 1952 (62.156)
Place Providence, Rhode Island
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Warwick (Warwick,RI)
College: Brown University
Drafted: 1974 -- 1st round (1st overall) by San Diego Padres (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,1974 (21.285)
TBC Player ID:8145
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Career Activity
Organizations:SDN, NYN, MON, CHA, OAK, PIT, PHI
Relationship(s):Brother of John Almon

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
78 18 39 37 35


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Phillies.
    Traded by Mets to Phillies for Vladimir Perez and Shawn Barton.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mets.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Pirates to Mets for Scott Little and Al Pedrique.
    Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Released by Mets.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mets.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Padres with Dan Briggs to Expos for Dave Cash.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Diego Padres in 1st round (1st overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Diego Padres in 11th round (240th overall) of 1971 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1988Philadelphia Phillies$ 250,0003401652$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Pittsburgh Pirates$ 250,0003061057$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1987New York Mets$ 250,0003061757$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Pittsburgh Pirates$ 260,0003691248$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Pittsburgh Pirates$ 255,0003581741$ 60,000$ 370,780

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