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+ Played in Major Leagues 1997-2005
|Career Talent Ratings||Batting||Speed||52||Power||53||Contact||73||XBH||48||RBIs||55||Runs||47||Hitting||71||Durability||52||Team||.489||Ratings Explained||Buy|
||3B-748, SS-323, 2B-163, 1B-56, OF-25, DH-9, RF-3, P-1
||William Russell Johnson
February 22, 1973
||Baton Rouge, Louisiana
5-10 / 180
Denham Springs (Denham Springs,LA)
Louisiana State University
||1994 -- 1st round (30th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
|MLB Debut:||April 8,1997 (24.045)|
|TBC Player ID:||1014|
2005-01-29 - New York Yankees -
|Prospect Ranks:||HOU #4 HOU #9 |
|Recent Contract:||Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) by New York Yankees. Minor League Contract|
|Organizations:||HOU, TBA, NYN, CHN, NYA, PIT|
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|Salary Metrics 1985-|
|2005||New York Yankees||$ 300,000||794||35||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,189,055||2005-01-29 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) Minor League Contract|
|2002||Tampa Bay Rays||$ 575,000||474||12||48||$ 200,000||$ 2,011,045|
|2001||Tampa Bay Rays||$ 270,000||612||18||32||$ 200,000||$ 1,897,758|
|2000||Houston Astros||$ 260,000||602||22||33||$ 200,000||$ 1,394,248|
|2000||Tampa Bay Rays||$ 260,000||602||25||33||$ 200,000||$ 1,394,248|
|1999||Houston Astros||$ 205,000||759||29||16||$ 200,000||$ 1,454,491|
|1998||Houston Astros||$ 170,000||812||34||0||$ 170,000||$ 1,276,192|
|1997||Houston Astros||$ 150,000||766||29||0||$ 150,000||$ 1,182,177|