Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brett Morgan Butler
Stat Years
1979-1997  [mlb] 1981-1997
Height/Weight
5-10 / 160
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (2399) ... CF (83) ... LF (47) ... DH (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Libertyville (Libertyville,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #23 (#573 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-08-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.066)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [7] ATL [5] CLE [4] SFN [3] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9492 ... retro id: butlb001 ... mlbam id: 111812
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed89Power34Contact80XBH28RBIs26Runs64Hitting83Durability81Team.518Ratings Explained
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Transactions are divided into 2 sections based on year of occurence. TBC has all PRO transactions from May 2012 to the present day which includes MLB and minor league roster movements. Pre-2012 is MLB-only and with less detail. The data is divided into 2 sections and all transactions data is available through the Data Store.

Transactions Research Application - 2012-present

Draft History

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YearRndOvlPhaseSignedTeam NamePositSourceSchoolConferenceDivisionClassRegionBonusScout(s)
197923573June Regular PhaseYesAtlanta BravesOFCollegeSoutheastern Oklahoma State---NAIA---OK------
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Rnd Drafted Round Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Bonus Signing Bonus out of draft or as UDFA

Pre-2012 Transactions

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actiondateyearTeam Namenotes
1997-11-071997-Granted Free Agency.
1996-12-041996-Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
1996-11-071996-Granted Free Agency.
1995-11-091995-Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
1995-11-071995-Granted Free Agency.
1995-08-181995New York MetsTraded by Mets to Dodgers for Scott Hunter and Dwight Maness.
1995-04-111995-Signed as Free Agent by Mets.
1994-10-211994-Granted Free Agency.
1990-12-141990-Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
1990-12-071990-Granted Free Agency.
1987-12-011987-Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
1987-11-091987-Granted Free Agency.
1983-10-211983Atlanta BravesTraded by Braves with Brook Jacoby, Rick Behenna and Cash to Indians for Len Barker.
13 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting