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+ Played in Major Leagues 1984-2000

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Biography Data
Positions: P-485
Proper Name: Dwight Eugene Gooden
Nickname(s): Doc
Born: November 16, 1964 (53.064)
Place Tampa, Florida
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Hillsborough (Tampa,FL)
Drafted: 1982 -- 1st round (5th overall) by New York Mets (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 7,1984 (19.142)
TBC Player ID:12009
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1984]NYN #1 [1983]NYN #4
Organizations:NYN, NYA, CLE, HOU, TBA
Signed by:Camilo Pascual
Relationship(s):Uncle of Gary Sheffield

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Released by Devil Rays.
    Purchased by Devil Rays from Astros.
    Signed as Free Agent by Astros.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Mets in 1st round (5th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2000Houston Astros$ 500,0004681647$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    2000New York Yankees$ 500,0004682647$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    2000Tampa Bay Rays$ 500,0004681747$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Cleveland Indians$ 2,637,5001901280$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Cleveland Indians$ 2,787,5001681082$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997New York Yankees$ 2,000,0001901279$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996New York Yankees$ 950,0002501773$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1994New York Mets$ 4,616,66722398$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993New York Mets$ 5,916,66732100$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992New York Mets$ 5,166,66732100$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991New York Mets$ 2,466,66758492$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990New York Mets$ 1,866,66738295$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989New York Mets$ 2,416,66752100$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988New York Mets$ 1,400,00029396$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987New York Mets$ 1,500,00020398$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986New York Mets$ 1,320,00023497$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985New York Mets$ 450,000244960$ 60,000$ 370,780

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