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+ Played in Major Leagues 1984-1998

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Biography Data
Positions: P-524, DH-1
Proper Name: James Edward Key
Born: April 22, 1961 (56.277)
Place Huntsville, Alabama
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: S.R. Butler (Huntsville,AL)
College: Clemson University
Drafted: 1982 -- 3rd round (56th overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 6,1984 (22.349)
TBC Player ID:13715
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1984]TOR #7
Organizations:TOR, NYA, BAL
Signed by:Tim Wilken

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 3rd round (56th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago White Sox in 10th round (243rd overall) of 1979 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1998Baltimore Orioles$ 5,390,82545696$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Baltimore Orioles$ 2,340,0001661082$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996New York Yankees$ 1,750,0001771381$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995New York Yankees$ 4,873,70042696$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994New York Yankees$ 5,350,00071100$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993New York Yankees$ 4,900,00015299$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,275,0001341184$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Toronto Blue Jays$ 100,000620390$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Toronto Blue Jays$ 1,466,66770491$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Toronto Blue Jays$ 1,766,66633297$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Toronto Blue Jays$ 440,2252461166$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Toronto Blue Jays$ 554,391189974$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Toronto Blue Jays$ 552,5002171270$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Toronto Blue Jays$ 131,2504642123$ 60,000$ 370,780

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