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Lenn Sakata AW-2WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1977-1987

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Biography Data
Positions: 2B-742, SS-102, 3B-17, DH-4, OF-1, C-1
Proper Name: Lenn Haruki Sakata
Born: June 8, 1954 (63.224)
Place Honolulu, Hawaii
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 160 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Kalani (Honolulu,HI)
College: Gonzaga University
Drafted: 1975 -- 1st round (10th overall) by Milwaukee Brewers (Jan-Sec)
MLB Debut:July 21,1977 (23.043)
TBC Player ID:17511
Career Activity
Organizations:MIL, BAL, OAK, NYA

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Yankees.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Brewers to Orioles for John Flinn.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 1st round (10th overall) of 1975 Amateur Draft (Jan-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Diego Padres in 5th round (97th overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Francisco Giants in 14th round (331st overall) of 1972 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1987New York Yankees$ 125,0003842845$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Oakland Athletics$ 75,0005562621$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Baltimore Orioles$ 60,000516350$ 60,000$ 370,780

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