Update:   Players of the Month - Includes Players, Pitchers and Rookies -  Historical view of Players of the Month, Pitchers of the Month and Rookies of the Month. Updated in-season and includes a list of most frequent winners.
 
Statistics
Transactions
Game Logs
Splits
Salaries
Ebay
Stats Glossary
Data Store

GENE NELSON

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1978-1993
Positions
P-579, DH-3
Born
December 3, 1960  (53.288)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-0 / 174
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Pasco  (Dade City,FL)
College:
 
Drafted:
Texas Rangers:  1978-30-690 (June-Reg) 
Full Name
Wayland Eugene Nelson 
TBC Player ID
15911
MLB Debut
May 4, 1981  (20.152)
Control
62
K-Rating
63
Efficiency
66
vsPower
53

Compare to:  


vs Batter:    


Please consider showing your support by leaving a tip in the TBC Tip Jar.       Please Support TBC
OFF THE FIELD
Salary data is available for Major Leaguers since 1985. Players not on opening day roster, for the most part, are assumed to have earned the minimum salary for that year. Team payrolls are based on opening day rosters and the player's listed team is the first team he played for during a given season. Career earnings are estimates and based only on available data.
YearTeamSalaryRankTeam PayrollPct of Tm Payroll 
1985Chicago White Sox$110,000$ 0  
1986Chicago White Sox$240,000$ 0  
1987Oakland Athletics$365,000$ 0  
1988Oakland Athletics$450,000$ 11,380,1834.0% 
1989Oakland Athletics$615,000$ 14,602,9994.2% 
1990Oakland Athletics$650,000$ 19,987,5013.3% 
1991Oakland Athletics$1,100,000$ 33,632,5003.3% 
1992Oakland Athletics$1,250,000$ 39,957,8343.1% 
1993California Angels$109,000$ 27,230,3340.4% 
Career Earnings:$ 4,889,000 



About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.