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+ Played in Major Leagues 1983-1993


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Biography Data
Positions: P-411
Proper Name: Matthew John Young
Born: August 9, 1958 (57.323)
Place Pasadena, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: St. Francis (La Canada,CA)
College: UCLA , Pasadena City College
Drafted: 1980 -- 2nd round (32nd overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 6,1983 (24.240)
TBC Player ID:20029
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Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1983]SEA #3
Organizations:SEA, LAN, OAK, BOS, CLE


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Blue Jays.
    Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays.
    Released by Indians.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Released by Red Sox.
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Released by Athletics.
    Traded by Dodgers with Bob Welch and Jack Savage to Athletics for Jay Howell, Alfredo Griffin and Jesse Orosco.
    Traded by Mariners to Dodgers for Mike Watters and Dennis Powell.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 2nd round (32nd overall) of 1980 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Boston Red Sox in 2nd round (49th overall) of 1978 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1993Cleveland Indians$ 109,000757480$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Boston Red Sox$ 2,266,6671351184$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Boston Red Sox$ 2,266,66779989$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Seattle Mariners$ 587,000271762$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Oakland Athletics$ 425,0002811865$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1987Los Angeles Dodgers$ 350,0002551564$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Seattle Mariners$ 205,0004031343$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Seattle Mariners$ 159,0004341328$ 60,000$ 370,780

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