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Steve Lake

+ Played in Major Leagues 1983-1993

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Biography Data
Positions: C-924, OF-5, 1B-4
Proper Name: Steven Michael Lake
Born: March 14, 1957 (60.313)
Place Inglewood, California
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Lennox (Lennox,CA)
Drafted: 1975 -- 3rd round (71st overall) by Baltimore Orioles (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 9,1983 (26.026)
TBC Player ID:14042
Career Activity
Organizations:BAL, MIL, CAL, HOU, CHN, SLN, PHI

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Reds.
    Released by Cubs.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cubs.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.
    Released by Giants.
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Cardinals with Curt Ford to Phillies for Milt Thompson.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals.
    Released by Cubs.
    Traded by Brewers to Cubs for Rich Buonantony and Cash.
    Purchased by Brewers from Orioles.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 3rd round (71st overall) of 1975 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1993Chicago Cubs$ 275,0004611849$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Philadelphia Phillies$ 109,000680410$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Philadelphia Phillies$ 390,0003641549$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Philadelphia Phillies$ 340,0003681548$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Philadelphia Phillies$ 280,0003561556$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988St. Louis Cardinals$ 240,0003501850$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987St. Louis Cardinals$ 95,0004282139$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986St. Louis Cardinals$ 60,000614320$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1986Chicago Cubs$ 60,000614360$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Chicago Cubs$ 60,000516350$ 60,000$ 370,780

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