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+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-2007

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Biography Data
Positions: P-787
Proper Name: David Lee Wells
Nickname(s): Boomer
Born: May 20, 1963 (54.246)
Place Torrance, California
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 235 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Point Loma (San Diego,CA)
Drafted: 1982 -- 2nd round (30th overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 30,1987 (24.041)
Service Time:19.019 (2006)
TBC Player ID:283
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1988]TOR #3 [1985]TOR #9
Organizations:TOR, DET, CIN, BAL, NYA, CHA, SDN, BOS, LAN
Signed by:Larry Maxie

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Dodgers
    Signed by Padres (1-year)
    Traded by Red Sox to Padres for a player to be named later
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Padres.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Blue Jays with Matt DeWitt to White Sox for Mike Williams, Mike Sirotka, Brian Simmons and Kevin Beirne.
    Traded by Yankees with LHP Graeme Lloyd and 2B Homer Bush to Blue Jays for RHP Roger Clemens March 3 1999
    Traded by Yankees with Graeme Lloyd and Homer Bush to Blue Jays for Roger Clemens.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Reds to Orioles for Trovin Valdez and Curtis Goodwin.
    Traded by Tigers to Reds for Mark Lewis, Dave Tuttle and C.J. Nitkowski.
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Released by Blue Jays.
    On disabled list
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 2nd round (30th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2007San Diego Padres$ 3,000,0002651268$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2007Los Angeles Dodgers$ 3,000,0002651568$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006San Diego Padres$ 4,075,000177779$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Boston Red Sox$ 4,075,0001771279$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Boston Red Sox$ 4,075,0001681282$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004San Diego Padres$ 1,250,0003271464$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003New York Yankees$ 3,250,0002121974$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002New York Yankees$ 2,250,0002861769$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Chicago White Sox$ 9,250,00030297$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Toronto Blue Jays$ 5,500,00089391$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Toronto Blue Jays$ 4,816,66793390$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998New York Yankees$ 4,666,66675592$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997New York Yankees$ 3,766,66789791$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Baltimore Orioles$ 3,200,00095890$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Cincinnati Reds$ 2,191,667150884$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1995Detroit Tigers$ 2,191,667150684$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Detroit Tigers$ 2,500,000152784$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Detroit Tigers$ 1,450,0002261176$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,063,0001591281$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Toronto Blue Jays$ 800,000242966$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Toronto Blue Jays$ 275,0004041743$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Toronto Blue Jays$ 107,0004922239$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Toronto Blue Jays$ 82,0005322125$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Toronto Blue Jays$ 60,000595270$ 60,000$ 344,906

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