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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  (35.137)
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
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Ben Oglivie (89.58)
2.  Pedro Guerrero (87.76)
3.  George Bell (85.93)
4.  Ryan Klesko (85.36)
5.  Don Money (84.64)
6.  Benito Santiago (84.41)
7.  Doug DeCinces (84.09)
8.  Ken Caminiti (83.38)
9.  Tom Brunansky (83.3)
10.  Aubrey Huff (83.02)
Age: 21
1.  Steve Garvey (89.02)
2.  Jose Offerman (79.08)
3.  Sherm Lollar (75.87)
4.  Derrick May (75.61)
5.  Darnell Coles (74.91)
6.  Richard Hidalgo (74.74)
7.  Sonny Senerchia (73.79)
8.  Andre Dawson (72.71)
9.  Bob Prichard (72.22)
10.  Norm Schlueter (71.27)
Age: 22
1.  John Sipin (74.94)
2.  Tyler Pastornicky (74.05)
3.  Sandy Martinez (73.75)
4.  Nick Evans (72.72)
5.  Greg Colbrunn (72.3)
6.  Johnnie LeMaster (72.06)
7.  Karl Rhodes (72.04)
8.  Jack Bolling (71.94)
9.  Jim Piersall (70.59)
10.  Bob Watson (70.47)
Age: 23
1.  Fernando Tatis (81.77)
2.  Tito Fuentes (80.41)
3.  Shawon Dunston (78.02)
4.  George Hendrick (77.58)
5.  Joe Rudi (77.49)
6.  Darin Erstad (76.76)
7.  Paul Konerko (76.17)
8.  Rafael Palmeiro (75.97)
9.  Bernie Carbo (75.51)
10.  Roy Sievers (75.31)
Age: 24
1.  Robinson Cano (84.16)
2.  Eric McNair (83.9)
3.  Shawn Green (81.29)
4.  Rafael Palmeiro (80.42)
5.  Eddie Miller (79.51)
6.  Charlie Spikes (79.39)
7.  Mike Ivie (79.25)
8.  Lance Parrish (78.89)
9.  Howie Schultz (78.61)
10.  Matt Williams (76.71)
Age: 25
1.  Tony Horton (83.29)
2.  Eric McNair (82.58)
3.  Bruce Campbell (81.31)
4.  Pablo Sandoval (81)
5.  Carlos Lee (80.36)
6.  Charlie Spikes (80.25)
7.  Rafael Palmeiro (80.05)
8.  Robinson Cano (79.85)
9.  Gary Gaetti (79.45)
10.  Richard Hidalgo (78.6)
Age: 26
1.  Carlos Lee (84.26)
2.  Ellis Valentine (83.49)
3.  Wil Cordero (81.79)
4.  Edgardo Alfonzo (81.75)
5.  Don Money (81.63)
6.  Albert Belle (81.63)
7.  Gary Gaetti (81.52)
8.  Joe Pepitone (81.34)
9.  Robinson Cano (81.14)
10.  Rafael Palmeiro (81.13)
Age: 27
1.  Gary Carter (86.35)
2.  Troy Tulowitzki (85.9)
3.  Carlos Lee (85.9)
4.  Don Money (83.45)
5.  Billy Williams (83.42)
6.  Joe Pepitone (82.55)
7.  Bobby Murcer (82.22)
8.  Carney Lansford (81.74)
9.  Reggie Smith (81.73)
10.  Edgardo Alfonzo (81.71)
Age: 28
1.  Carlos Lee (86.79)
2.  Carney Lansford (86.59)
3.  Larry Parrish (84.65)
4.  Reggie Smith (84.55)
5.  Gary Gaetti (84.37)
6.  Rafael Palmeiro (83.83)
7.  Gary Carter (83.79)
8.  Don Money (83.74)
9.  Tommy Davis (83.63)
10.  Nomar Garciaparra (83.45)
Age: 29
1.  Carlos Lee (89.95)
2.  Gary Gaetti (86.56)
3.  George Bell (85.99)
4.  Nick Markakis (85.69)
5.  Rafael Palmeiro (85.57)
6.  Magglio Ordonez (85.14)
7.  Steve Garvey (83.79)
8.  Gary Carter (83.78)
9.  Carney Lansford (83.78)
10.  Larry Parrish (83.66)
Age: 30
1.  Carlos Lee (88.1)
2.  Rafael Palmeiro (86.32)
3.  Reggie Smith (84.95)
4.  Steve Garvey (84.89)
5.  George Bell (84.84)
6.  Gary Gaetti (84.66)
7.  Don Money (84.3)
8.  Larry Parrish (84.07)
9.  Bobby Murcer (83.87)
10.  Matt Holliday (83.84)
Age: 31
1.  Carlos Lee (87.56)
2.  Rafael Palmeiro (85.88)
3.  Steve Garvey (85.59)
4.  George Bell (85.54)
5.  Gary Gaetti (84.96)
6.  Ivan Rodriguez (84.86)
7.  Reggie Smith (84.52)
8.  Larry Parrish (84.27)
9.  Ryan Klesko (83.37)
10.  Don Money (83.34)
Age: 32
1.  Carlos Lee (86.68)
2.  Steve Garvey (86.27)
3.  George Bell (85.63)
4.  Reggie Smith (85.13)
5.  Ivan Rodriguez (84.54)
6.  Travis Fryman (84.18)
7.  Larry Parrish (84.01)
8.  Gary Gaetti (83.39)
9.  Tom Brunansky (83.33)
10.  Michael Young (83.19)
Age: 33
1.  Steve Garvey (86.35)
2.  George Bell (85.93)
3.  George Hendrick (85)
4.  Carlos Lee (84.67)
5.  Michael Young (84.38)
6.  Magglio Ordonez (84.16)
7.  Larry Parrish (83.92)
8.  Ryan Klesko (83.67)
9.  Dusty Baker (83.54)
10.  Reggie Smith (83.42)
Age: 34
1.  B.J. Surhoff (87.47)
2.  Steve Garvey (87.11)
3.  George Hendrick (86.16)
4.  George Bell (85.93)
5.  Fred Lynn (85.53)
6.  Cecil Cooper (85.34)
7.  Dusty Baker (85.14)
8.  Ryan Klesko (84.65)
9.  Magglio Ordonez (83.81)
10.  Terry Pendleton (83.46)


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