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+ Played in Major Leagues 1985-1998

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Biography Data
Positions: P-432
Proper Name: William Charles Swift
Born: October 27, 1961 (56.025)
Place Portland, Maine
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 180 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: South Portland (Portland,ME)
College: University of Maine
Drafted: 1984 -- 1st round (2nd overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 7,1985 (23.223)
TBC Player ID:18667
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1985]SEA #5
Organizations:SEA, SFN, COL, BAL
Signed by:Bill Kearns

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Released by Orioles.
    Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.
    Released by Rockies.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rockies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mariners with Dave Burba and Mike Jackson to Giants for Mike Remlinger and Kevin Mitchell.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 1st round (2nd overall) of 1984 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Minnesota Twins in 2nd round (29th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1998Seattle Mariners$ 425,0004522050$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Colorado Rockies$ 4,608,33361494$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Colorado Rockies$ 4,608,33350195$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Colorado Rockies$ 3,933,33380492$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994San Francisco Giants$ 2,316,6671731081$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993San Francisco Giants$ 3,316,66780392$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992San Francisco Giants$ 2,316,667128584$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Seattle Mariners$ 950,000215570$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Seattle Mariners$ 370,0003521550$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Seattle Mariners$ 195,0004081649$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Seattle Mariners$ 77,5005462422$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1986Seattle Mariners$ 75,0005562520$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Seattle Mariners$ 60,000516360$ 60,000$ 370,780

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