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VERNON WELLS

MLB  Free Agent
Positions
CF-1369, OF-542, LF-259, RF-52, DH-52, 3B-1, 2B-1, 1B-1
Born
December 8, 1978  (35.130)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-1 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Bowie  (Arlington,TX)
College:
 
Drafted:
Toronto Blue Jays:  1997-1-5 (June-Reg)  bonus: $1,800,000
Full Name
Vernon Wells III 
TBC Player ID
280
MLB Debut
August 30, 1999  (20.265)
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  mlb  1998 (#52), 1999 (#69), 2000 (#4), 2001 (#12)   team  1999 (#5-TOR), 2000 (#1-TOR), 2001 (#1-TOR)

Recent Contract:  7-years/$126m (2008-2014) by Toronto Blue Jays Notes
Speed
61
Contact
73
Patience
38
Batting
56
Power
66
Health
60

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OFF THE FIELD
StartEndContract DateTeamContract TermValueper YearNotes
20082014December 18,2006Toronto Blue Jays7$126,000,000$18,000,000$25.5m signing bonus. Can opt out after 2011
20032007March 18,2003Toronto Blue Jays5$14,700,000$2,940,000$0.85m Signing bonus

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