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Dave Rucker

+ Played in Major Leagues 1981-1988

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Biography Data
Positions: P-497
Proper Name: David Michael Rucker
Born: September 1, 1957 (59.053)
Place San Bernardino, California
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Eisenhower (Rialto,CA)
College: University of La Verne , UCLA
Drafted: 1978 -- 16th round (402nd overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 12,1981 (23.223)
TBC Player ID:17432
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Career Activity
Organizations:DET, SLN, PHI, TEX, PIT

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Pirates.
    Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Released by Phillies.
    Traded by Cardinals to Phillies for Ivan DeJesus and Bill Campbell.
    Traded by Tigers to Cardinals for Doug Bair.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Detroit Tigers in 16th round (402nd overall) of 1978 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Philadelphia Phillies in 19th round (444th overall) of 1975 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1988Pittsburgh Pirates$ 62,500604420$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1986Philadelphia Phillies$ 60,000614390$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Philadelphia Phillies$ 220,0003891736$ 60,000$ 370,780

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