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+ Played in Major Leagues 1986-1990


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Biography Data
Positions: 1B-1065, OF-10, DH-1
Proper Name: Robert Augustus Nelson
Born: May 17, 1964 (53.188)
Place Pasadena, California
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 215 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: South Pasadena (South Pasadena,CA)
College: Mount San Antonio College
Drafted: 1983 -- 1st round (19th overall) by Atlanta Braves (Jan-Sec)
MLB Debut:September 9,1986 (22.115)
TBC Player ID:15919
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1987]OAK #2 [1986]OAK #4 [1985]OAK #6
Organizations:OAK, SDN, CHA, MIN, TEX


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Athletics with Dave Leiper to Padres for Storm Davis.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 1st round (7th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Atlanta Braves in 1st round (19th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (Jan-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Houston Astros in 27th round (685th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1990San Diego Padres$ 100,000649330$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989San Diego Padres$ 62,500691360$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988San Diego Padres$ 62,500604330$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Oakland Athletics$ 60,000595380$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1987San Diego Padres$ 60,000595360$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Oakland Athletics$ 60,000614380$ 60,000$ 386,347

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