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Greg Swindell #1AS-1AW-1CWS-1WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1986-2002

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Biography Data
Positions: P-676
Proper Name: Forest Gregory Swindell
Born: January 2, 1965 (53.018)
Place Fort Worth, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 230 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: Sharpstown (Houston,TX)
College: University of Texas
Drafted: 1986 -- 1st round (2nd overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 21,1986 (21.231)
TBC Player ID:415
Career Activity
Organizations:CLE, CIN, HOU, MIN, BOS, ARI
Signed by:Robert Gaskill

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Diamondbacks.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Twins with Orlando Merced to Red Sox for Joe Thomas, Matt Kinney and John Barnes.
    Signed as Free Agent by Twins.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Released by Astros.
    Signed as Free Agent by Astros.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians to Reds for Joe Turek, Scott Scudder and Jack Armstrong.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Cleveland Indians in 1st round (2nd overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2002Arizona Diamondbacks$ 2,833,3332391474$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Arizona Diamondbacks$ 2,533,3332501273$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,833,3332781570$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,333,3333091566$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Boston Red Sox$ 1,300,0002771570$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Minnesota Twins$ 1,300,000277970$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Minnesota Twins$ 750,000319865$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Houston Astros$ 4,450,00052395$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1996Cleveland Indians$ 4,450,00052495$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Houston Astros$ 4,450,00059594$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Houston Astros$ 3,750,00052295$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Houston Astros$ 3,750,00052295$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Cincinnati Reds$ 2,500,000100688$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Cleveland Indians$ 2,025,000113385$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Cleveland Indians$ 840,000184674$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Cleveland Indians$ 285,0003531357$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Cleveland Indians$ 90,0005081928$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Cleveland Indians$ 68,7504932130$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Cleveland Indians$ 60,000614240$ 60,000$ 386,347

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