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Willie Wilson #1AS-2AW-5WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1976-1994

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-2031, DH-28
Proper Name: Willie James Wilson
Born: July 9, 1955 (62.194)
Place Montgomery, Alabama
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 195 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Summit (Summit,NJ)
Drafted: 1974 -- 16th round (381st overall) by Los Angeles Dodgers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 4,1976 (21.057)
TBC Player ID:19809
Career Activity
Organizations:KCA, OAK, CHN
Signed by:Al Diez

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Cubs.
    Signed as Free Agent by Cubs.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Royals.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Kansas City Royals in 1st round (18th overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Los Angeles Dodgers in 16th round (381st overall) of 1974 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1994Chicago Cubs$ 700,0003071266$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Chicago Cubs$ 700,0003211465$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Oakland Athletics$ 1,100,0002481869$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Oakland Athletics$ 1,000,0002061770$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Kansas City Royals$ 800,0001941172$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Kansas City Royals$ 2,112,20516199$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Kansas City Royals$ 1,383,71233396$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Kansas City Royals$ 1,389,70622298$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Kansas City Royals$ 1,175,00033296$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Kansas City Royals$ 843,75072489$ 60,000$ 370,780

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