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Eddie Murray AS-8AW-20HOFWS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1977-1997

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Biography Data
Positions: 1B-2420, DH-573, 3B-6, OF-3
Proper Name: Eddie Clarence Murray
Born: February 24, 1956 (61.334)
Place Los Angeles, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 225 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Locke (Los Angeles,CA)
Drafted: 1973 -- 3rd round (63rd overall) by Baltimore Orioles (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 7,1977 (21.043)
TBC Player ID:15810
Career Activity
Organizations:BAL, LAN, NYN, CLE, ANA
Signed by:Ray Poitevint
Relationship(s):Brother of Rich Murray

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
    Released by Angels.
    Signed as Free Agent by Angels.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians to Orioles for Kent Mercker.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mets.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Orioles to Dodgers for Ken Howell, Brian Holton and Juan Bell.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 3rd round (63rd overall) of 1973 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1997Los Angeles Dodgers$ 750,0003191765$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1997Anaheim Angels$ 750,0003191465$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Cleveland Indians$ 2,000,0001571382$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1996Baltimore Orioles$ 2,000,0001571382$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Cleveland Indians$ 3,000,000113588$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Cleveland Indians$ 3,000,000113288$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993New York Mets$ 3,375,00071493$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992New York Mets$ 4,125,00021498$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Los Angeles Dodgers$ 2,628,16447494$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Los Angeles Dodgers$ 2,513,70351100$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Los Angeles Dodgers$ 2,331,06292100$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Baltimore Orioles$ 2,142,90461100$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Baltimore Orioles$ 2,044,75751100$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Baltimore Orioles$ 925,81475390$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Baltimore Orioles$ 1,472,8199199$ 60,000$ 370,780

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