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Bob Long

+ Played in Major Leagues 1981-1985


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Biography Data
Positions: P-367, OF-5
Proper Name: Robert Earl Long
Born: November 11, 1954 (61.228)
Place Jasper, Tennessee
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 178 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Redwood (Larkspur,CA)
College: Shorter College
Drafted: 1976 -- 24th round (565th overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,1981 (26.295)
TBC Player ID:14445
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Career Activity
Organizations:PIT, SEA, ATL, BAL


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Released by Mariners.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Released by White Sox.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 24th round (565th overall) of 1976 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Atlanta Braves in 3rd round (53rd overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1985Seattle Mariners$ 60,000516270$ 60,000$ 370,780

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