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Eddie Williams Pr team-3#1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1986-1998

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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-765, 1B-302, OF-118, DH-52, SS-10, RF-2, P-2
Proper Name: Edward Laquan Williams
Born: November 1, 1964 (53.023)
Place Shreveport, Louisiana
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Hoover (San Diego,CA)
Drafted: 1983 -- 1st round (4th overall) by New York Mets (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 18,1986 (21.168)
TBC Player ID:19702
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1988]CLE #3 [1987]CLE #5 [1984]NYN #9

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Twins.
    Released by Padres.
    Signed as Free Agent by Padres.
    Released by Pirates.
    Traded by Dodgers to Pirates for Hal Garrett.
    Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Padres.
    Released by Brewers.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Released by Braves.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Purchased by Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (Japan Pacific) from Padres.
    Signed as Free Agent by Padres.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians to White Sox for Ed Wojna and Joel Davis.
    Traded by Mets with Matt Bullinger and Jay Tibbs to Reds for Bruce Berenyi.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Mets in 1st round (4th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Los Angeles Dodgers in 21st round (539th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1998San Diego Padres$ 170,000812420$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Pittsburgh Pirates$ 250,0005071043$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1997Los Angeles Dodgers$ 250,0005072743$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Detroit Tigers$ 350,0003881357$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995San Diego Padres$ 230,0004721548$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994San Diego Padres$ 140,0006272030$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1990San Diego Padres$ 100,000649370$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Chicago White Sox$ 62,500691420$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Cleveland Indians$ 62,500604410$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Cleveland Indians$ 62,5005132916$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Cleveland Indians$ 60,000614350$ 60,000$ 386,347

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