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DWIGHT GOODEN

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1982-2000
Positions
P-485
Born
November 16, 1964  (49.154)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-3 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Hillsborough  (Tampa,FL)
College:
 
Drafted:
New York Mets:  1982-1-5 (June-Reg)
Full Name
Dwight Eugene Gooden 
TBC Player ID
12009
MLB Debut
April 7, 1984  (19.142)
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  team  1983 (#4-NYM), 1984 (#1-NYM)

Uncle of Gary Sheffield

Control
55
K-Rating
72
Efficiency
63
vsPower
68

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OFF THE FIELD
Salary data is available for Major Leaguers since 1985. Players not on opening day roster, for the most part, are assumed to have earned the minimum salary for that year. Team payrolls are based on opening day rosters and the player's listed team is the first team he played for during a given season. Career earnings are estimates and based only on available data.
YearTeamSalaryRankTeam PayrollPct of Tm Payroll 
1985New York Mets$450,000$ 0  
1986New York Mets$1,320,00023$ 0  
1987New York Mets$1,500,00021$ 0  
1988New York Mets$1,400,00031$ 15,502,7149.0% 
1989New York Mets$2,416,6675$ 20,013,21212.1% 
1990New York Mets$1,866,66739$ 22,518,8348.3% 
1991New York Mets$2,466,66759$ 32,590,0027.6% 
1992New York Mets$5,166,6673$ 44,352,00211.6% 
1993New York Mets$5,916,6673$ 38,350,16715.4% 
1994New York Mets$4,616,66723$ 29,890,32415.4% 
1996New York Yankees$950,000$ 52,189,3701.8% 
1997New York Yankees$2,000,000$ 59,148,8773.4% 
1998Cleveland Indians$2,787,500$ 59,033,4994.7% 
1999Cleveland Indians$2,637,500$ 73,853,9623.6% 
2000Houston Astros$500,000$ 52,356,6671.0% 
Career Earnings:$ 35,995,002 



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