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+ Played in Major Leagues 1969-1986

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Biography Data
Positions: P-502
Proper Name: Vida Rochelle Blue Jr.
Born: July 28, 1949 (68.082)
Place Mansfield, Louisiana
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 189 Bats/Throws: Switch-Left
High School: DeSoto (Mansfield,LA)
Drafted: 1967 -- 2nd round (27th overall) by Kansas City Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 20,1969 (19.357)
TBC Player ID:8922
Career Activity
Organizations:OAK, SFN, KCA

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Released by Royals.
    Traded by Giants with Bob Tufts to Royals for Brad Wellman, Atlee Hammaker, Craig Chamberlain and Renie Martin.
    Traded by Athletics to Giants for Mario Guerrero, Phil Huffman, John Henry Johnson, Alan Wirth, Dave Heaverlo, Gary Thomasson, Gary Alexander and Cash.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Kansas City Athletics in 2nd round (27th overall) of 1967 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1986San Francisco Giants$ 450,000255864$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985San Francisco Giants$ 250,0003621540$ 60,000$ 370,780

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