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+ Played in Major Leagues 1989-2001

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Biography Data
Positions: P-453
Proper Name: Kevin Ray Tapani
Born: February 18, 1964 (53.339)
Place Des Moines, Iowa
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Escanaba (Escanaba,MI)
College: Central Michigan University
Drafted: 1986 -- 2nd round (40th overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 4,1989 (25.137)
TBC Player ID:412
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1990]MLB #88 MIN #2 [1989]NYN #8
Organizations:OAK, NYN, MIN, LAN, CHA, CHN
Relationship(s):Father of Ryan Tapani

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cubs.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Twins with Mark Guthrie to Dodgers for Chris Latham, Jose Parra, Greg Hansell and Ron Coomer.
    Traded by Mets with Jack Savage, Tim Drummond, David West and Rick Aguilera to Twins for Frank Viola.
    Traded by Athletics with Jay Howell, Alfredo Griffin and Wally Whitehurst to Mets for Matt Young and Bob Welch.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 2nd round (40th overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago Cubs in 9th round (234th overall) of 1985 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2001Chicago Cubs$ 6,500,00079292$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Chicago Cubs$ 6,000,00067293$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Chicago Cubs$ 3,500,000141985$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Chicago Cubs$ 4,000,00091591$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Chicago Cubs$ 3,750,00090591$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Chicago White Sox$ 1,500,0001971379$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Minnesota Twins$ 3,600,00092390$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1995Los Angeles Dodgers$ 3,600,00092490$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Minnesota Twins$ 2,575,000149684$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Minnesota Twins$ 2,000,000183780$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Minnesota Twins$ 485,0003651355$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Minnesota Twins$ 197,5004541936$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Minnesota Twins$ 102,000639269$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989New York Mets$ 62,500691330$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1989Minnesota Twins$ 62,500691290$ 62,500$ 429,802

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