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Karl Best

+ Played in Major Leagues 1983-1988

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Biography Data
Positions: P-378
Proper Name: Kark Jori Best
Born: March 6, 1959 (58.283)
Place Aberdeen, Washington
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Kent-Meridian (Kent,WA)
Drafted: 1977 -- 12th round (312th overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 19,1983 (24.166)
TBC Player ID:8786
Career Activity
Organizations:SEA, DET, MIN

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Twins to Giants for Alan Cockrell.
    Traded by Tigers to Twins for Don Schulze.
    Traded by Mariners to Tigers for Bryan Kelly.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 12th round (312th overall) of 1977 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1988Minnesota Twins$ 62,500604290$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1986Seattle Mariners$ 70,0005702619$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Seattle Mariners$ 60,000516200$ 60,000$ 370,780

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