6-2, 190lb (188cm, 86kg)
November 16, 1964
in Tampa, FL
Draft: Drafted by the New York Mets in the 1st round (5th) of the 1982 MLB June Amateur Draft from Hillsborough HS (Tampa, FL).
High School: Hillsborough HS (Tampa, FL)
April 7, 1984
12,478th in MLB history)
vs. HOU 5.0 IP, 3 H, 5 SO, 2 BB, 1 ER, W
September 29, 2000
Exceeded rookie limits during 1984 season
Agents: Tom Reich • Previously: Bill Goodstein, Jim Neader, Ray Negron
Full Name: Dwight Eugene Gooden
Doc or Dr. K.
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Relatives: Uncle of Gary Sheffield