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Jim Abbott Pr team-3#1AW-3

+ Played in Major Leagues 1989-1999
Biography Data
Positions: P-285
Proper Name: James Anthony Abbott
Born: September 19, 1967 (47.352)
Place Flint, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 210 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Flint Central (Flint,MI)
College: University of Michigan
Drafted: 1988 -- 1st round (8th overall) by California Angels (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 8,1989 (21.202)
TBC Player ID:8006
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Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1989]CAL #3
Organizations:CAL, NYA, CHA, MIL
Signed by:George Bradley
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
48 28 40 52
*as of 2014 season.
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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Brewers.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Released by Angels.
    Signed as Free Agent by Angels.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by White Sox with Tim Fortugno to Angels for Bill Simas, Andrew Lorraine, John Snyder and McKay Christensen.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Angels to Yankees for Russ Springer, Jerry Nielsen and J.T. Snow.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by California Angels in 1st round (8th overall) of 1988 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 36th round (826th overall) of 1985 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1999Milwaukee Brewers$ 400,0004931745$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Chicago White Sox$ 170,000812320$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1996California Angels$ 2,200,000144585$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995California Angels$ 2,775,000129686$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1995Chicago White Sox$ 2,775,000129686$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994New York Yankees$ 2,775,000131886$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993New York Yankees$ 2,350,0001491184$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992California Angels$ 1,850,000180878$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991California Angels$ 357,5003722048$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990California Angels$ 185,0004742433$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989California Angels$ 68,0006082323$ 62,500$ 429,802

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