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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Stephen Christopher Trachsel
Stat Years
1991-2008  [mlb] 1993-2008
6-4 / 205
Right / Right
P (505)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Troy (Fullerton,CA)
Long Beach State University (Long Beach, California), Fullerton College (Fullerton, California)
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #8 (#215 overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
Gene Handley
MLB Debut
1993-09-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.323)
Service Time
13.017 (2006)
CHN [10] NYN [6] BAL [2] TBA [1] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 387 ... retro id: tracs001 ... mlbam id: 123431
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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
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On Base

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