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John Henry Johnson

+ Played in Major Leagues 1978-1987
Biography Data
Positions: P-285
Proper Name: John Henry Johnson
Born: August 21, 1956 (58.220)
Place Houston, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Sonoma Valley (Sonoma,CA)
Drafted: 1974 -- 15th round (353rd overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 10,1978 (21.232)
TBC Player ID:13373
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Career Activity
Organizations:SFN, OAK, TEX, BOS, PIT, MIL
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
39 77 48 38

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Released by Pirates.
    Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.
    Released by Red Sox.
    Traded by Rangers to Red Sox for Mike Smithson.
    Traded by Athletics to Rangers for Mike Heath, Dave Chalk and Cash.
    Traded by Giants with Mario Guerrero, Phil Huffman, Alan Wirth, Dave Heaverlo, Gary Thomasson, Gary Alexander and Cash to Athletics for Vida Blue.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 15th round (353rd overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1987Milwaukee Brewers$ 60,000595280$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Milwaukee Brewers$ 60,000614330$ 60,000$ 386,347

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