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Kirby Puckett AS-10AW-23HOFWS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1984-1995
Biography Data
Positions: OF-1919, DH-81, 3B-4, 2B-4, SS-3
Proper Name: Kirby Puckett
Nickname(s): Puck
Born: March 14, 1961
Place Chicago, Illinois
Death March 6, 2006
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 223 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Calumet (Chicago,IL)
College: Bradley University , Triton College
Drafted: 1982 -- 1st round (3rd overall) by Minnesota Twins (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 8,1984 (23.055)
TBC Player ID:16813
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Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1984]MIN #1 [1983]MIN #4
Signed by:Ellsworth Brown
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
65 66 23 93 60

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Twins.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Minnesota Twins in 1st round (3rd overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1995Minnesota Twins$ 6,300,00011199$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Minnesota Twins$ 5,300,00081100$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Minnesota Twins$ 5,300,00091100$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Minnesota Twins$ 2,966,66772392$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Minnesota Twins$ 3,166,66724297$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Minnesota Twins$ 2,816,66721100$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Minnesota Twins$ 2,000,00021398$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Minnesota Twins$ 1,090,00057593$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Minnesota Twins$ 465,000216770$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Minnesota Twins$ 255,0003731447$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Minnesota Twins$ 130,0004651423$ 60,000$ 370,780

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