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Jim Gideon #1CWS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1975-1975

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Biography Data
Positions: P-61
Proper Name: James Leslie Gideon
Born: September 26, 1953 (62.274)
Place Taylor, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Bellaire (Bellaire,TX)
College: University of Texas
Drafted: 1975 -- 1st round (17th overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 14,1975 (21.353)
TBC Player ID:11870
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Career Activity
Organizations:TEX, MIN

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  • Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Released by Twins.
    Traded by Rangers with Mike Cubbage, Roy Smalley, Bill Singer and Cash to Twins for Danny Thompson and Bert Blyleven.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 1st round (17th overall) of 1975 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Detroit Tigers in 3rd round (68th overall) of 1972 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)

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