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+ Played in Major Leagues 1989-1999

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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-771, 1B-597, 2B-123, DH-19, SS-14, OF-1
Proper Name: Jeffrey Wayne King
Born: December 26, 1964 (52.357)
Place Marion, Indiana
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 188 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Rampart (Colorado Springs,CO)
College: University of Arkansas
Drafted: 1986 -- 1st round (1st overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 2,1989 (24.158)
TBC Player ID:13752
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1989]PIT #5 [1988]PIT #4 [1987]PIT #4
Organizations:PIT, KCA

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Pirates with Jay Bell to Royals for Jeff Wallace, Joe Randa, Jeff Martin and Jeff Granger.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 1st round (1st overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago Cubs in 23rd round (573rd overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1999Kansas City Royals$ 4,000,000123287$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Kansas City Royals$ 4,000,00091390$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Kansas City Royals$ 2,500,000158583$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,500,000126386$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,160,000151284$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,400,000162483$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Pittsburgh Pirates$ 675,0003271064$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Pittsburgh Pirates$ 325,0004191948$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Pittsburgh Pirates$ 215,0004402337$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Pittsburgh Pirates$ 112,5005872817$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Pittsburgh Pirates$ 68,0006083020$ 62,500$ 429,802

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