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+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-2003

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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-1950, SS-205, 1B-13, 2B-3, OF-1, DH-1
Proper Name: Matthew Derrick Williams
Born: November 28, 1965 (52.051)
Place Bishop, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Carson (Carson City,NV)
College: UNLV
Drafted: 1986 -- 1st round (3rd overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 11,1987 (21.134)
TBC Player ID:254
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1988]SFN #1 [1987]SFN #1
Organizations:SFN, CLE, ARI
Signed by:George Genovese
Relationship(s):Grandson of Bert Griffith, , Father of Jake Williams

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Diamondbacks.
    Traded by Indians to Diamondbacks for Tom Martin, Travis Fryman and Cash.
    Traded by Giants with Trenidad Hubbard to Indians for Joe Roa, Jose Vizcaino, Julian Tavarez and Jeff Kent.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 1st round (3rd overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Francisco Giants in 10th round (240th overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by New York Mets in 27th round (664th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2003Arizona Diamondbacks$ 10,000,00042395$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Arizona Diamondbacks$ 9,500,00030397$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Arizona Diamondbacks$ 9,000,00033297$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Arizona Diamondbacks$ 8,500,00022298$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Arizona Diamondbacks$ 8,100,00021298$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Arizona Diamondbacks$ 4,800,00069493$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Cleveland Indians$ 7,150,00081100$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996San Francisco Giants$ 6,600,00092100$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995San Francisco Giants$ 5,850,00015299$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994San Francisco Giants$ 4,200,00036297$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993San Francisco Giants$ 2,275,000158583$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992San Francisco Giants$ 2,000,000167680$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991San Francisco Giants$ 600,0003021458$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990San Francisco Giants$ 190,0004691834$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989San Francisco Giants$ 95,0005082437$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988San Francisco Giants$ 62,500604270$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987San Francisco Giants$ 60,000595320$ 60,000$ 344,906

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