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Bob Welch #1AS-2AW-3WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1978-1994

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Biography Data
Positions: P-520, OF-1
Proper Name: Robert Lynn Welch
Born: November 3, 1956
Place Detroit, Michigan
Death June 9, 2014 (57.218)
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Hazel Park (Hazel Park,MI)
College: Eastern Michigan University
Drafted: 1977 -- 1st round (20th overall) by Los Angeles Dodgers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 20,1978 (21.229)
TBC Player ID:19507
Career Activity
Organizations:LAN, OAK
Relationship(s):Father of Riley Welch

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Dodgers with Matt Young and Jack Savage to Athletics for Jay Howell, Alfredo Griffin and Jesse Orosco.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Los Angeles Dodgers in 1st round (20th overall) of 1977 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 11th round (260th overall) of 1976 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago Cubs in 14th round (319th overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1994Oakland Athletics$ 3,450,00074592$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Oakland Athletics$ 3,450,00066593$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Oakland Athletics$ 3,450,00041496$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Oakland Athletics$ 3,450,00012299$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Oakland Athletics$ 1,133,334121883$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Oakland Athletics$ 1,208,33375591$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Oakland Athletics$ 937,50084389$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Los Angeles Dodgers$ 837,50093687$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Los Angeles Dodgers$ 743,750137881$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Los Angeles Dodgers$ 643,750143777$ 60,000$ 370,780

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