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Proper Name
Willie Wattison Horton
High Level
MLB (1963-1980)
Positions
OF (1191) ... DH (753) ... LF (12) ... 1B (5) ... 3B (1)
Ht / Wt
5-11 / 209
Bats / Throws
Right / Right
age
81.050
place
Arno,Virginia
High School
Northwestern (Detroit,MI)
Drafted
Signing Bonus
$ 50,000
draft posit
OF
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
DET [15] SEA [2] PIT [2] TEX [1] CLE [1] OAK [1] TOR [1]
TBC#
12997
mlbam id
116164
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [1963-1980].273.78072988731993325116320
Speed
39
Power
84
Contact
47
XBH
74
RBIs
86
Runs
49
Hitting
75
Durability
71
Team
.490
Player Tags
Player Notes:  [1968] World Series Champion with Detroit Tigers ... [1987] Inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame
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year rnd ovl phase draft team signed sign date draftposit source school col div school type class bonus scouts Transaction Description
1961 -- udfa Signed Detroit Tigers Yes -- OF HS Northwestern (Detroit,MI) -- -- hs $ 50,000 -- --
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