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Gene Nelson AW-1WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1981-1993

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Biography Data
Positions: P-579, DH-3
Proper Name: Wayland Eugene Nelson
Born: December 3, 1960 (56.357)
Place Tampa, Florida
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 174 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Pasco (Dade City,FL)
Drafted: 1978 -- 30th round (690th overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 4,1981 (20.152)
TBC Player ID:15911
Career Activity
Organizations:TEX, NYA, SEA, CHA, OAK, CAL

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Released by Angels.
    Signed as Free Agent by Angels.
    Released by Athletics.
    Traded by White Sox with Bruce Tanner to Athletics for Donnie Hill.
    Traded by Mariners with Jerry Don Gleaton to White Sox for Salome Barojas.
    Traded by Yankees with Bobby Brown and Bill Caudill to Mariners for Shane Rawley.
    Traded by Rangers with Ray Fontenot, Amos Lewis and Oscar Gamble to Yankees for Mark Softy, Neal Mersch, Bob Polinsky and Mickey Rivers.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 30th round (690th overall) of 1978 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1993Texas Rangers$ 109,000757410$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1993California Angels$ 109,000757390$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Oakland Athletics$ 1,250,0002241672$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Oakland Athletics$ 1,100,0001921573$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Oakland Athletics$ 650,0002451965$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Oakland Athletics$ 615,0002061275$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Oakland Athletics$ 450,000235966$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Oakland Athletics$ 365,0002511765$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Chicago White Sox$ 240,0003802146$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Chicago White Sox$ 110,0004942118$ 60,000$ 370,780

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