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+ Played in Major Leagues 1983-1996

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-1226, DH-76, 1B-60, LF-3, RF-1
Proper Name: Dion James
Born: November 9, 1962 (55.073)
Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 170 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: McClatchy (Sacramento,CA)
Drafted: 1980 -- 1st round (25th overall) by Milwaukee Brewers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 16,1983 (20.311)
TBC Player ID:13264
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1984]MIL #3 [1983]MIL #1
Organizations:MIL, ATL, CLE, NYA
Relationship(s):Father of Justin James

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Brewers.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Released by Yankees.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Released by Expos.
    Signed as Free Agent by Expos.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Released by Indians.
    Traded by Braves to Indians for Oddibe McDowell.
    Traded by Brewers to Braves for Brad Komminsk.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 1st round (25th overall) of 1980 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1996New York Yankees$ 109,000786450$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995New York Yankees$ 475,0003372163$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1993New York Yankees$ 109,000757380$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992New York Yankees$ 387,5003921852$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1990Cleveland Indians$ 650,0002451265$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Cleveland Indians$ 400,000295763$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1989Atlanta Braves$ 400,000295863$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Atlanta Braves$ 360,0002861359$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Atlanta Braves$ 120,0003882045$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1985Milwaukee Brewers$ 60,000516270$ 60,000$ 370,780

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