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Dave Kingman AS-3AW-11

+ Played in Major Leagues 1971-1986

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-648, 1B-607, DH-434, 3B-154, P-2
Proper Name: David Arthur Kingman
Nickname(s): King Kong
Born: December 21, 1948 (68.338)
Place Pendleton, Oregon
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Prospect (Mount Prospect,IL)
College: USC
Drafted: 1970 -- 1st round (1st overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Sec)
MLB Debut:July 30,1971 (22.221)
TBC Player ID:13762
Career Activity
Organizations:SFN, NYN, NYA, SDN, CAL, CHN, OAK
Signed by:George Genovese

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Released by Athletics.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Released by Mets.
    Traded by Cubs to Mets for Steve Henderson and Cash.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cubs.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Purchased by Yankees from Angels.
    Claimed on waivers by Angels from Padres.
    Traded by Mets to Padres for Paul Siebert and Bobby Valentine.
    Purchased by Mets from Giants.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 1st round (1st overall) of 1970 Amateur Draft (June-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 1st round (9th overall) of 1968 Amateur Draft (Jan-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by California Angels in 2nd round (29th overall) of 1967 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1986Oakland Athletics$ 730,000142580$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Oakland Athletics$ 1,087,50029196$ 60,000$ 370,780

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