Kelvin Keith Chapman
Positions: Second Baseman and Pinch Hitter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 173 lb.
Born: June 2, 1956 in Willits, CA
School: Santa Rosa Junior College (Santa Rosa, CA)
Signed by the New York Mets as an amateur free agent in 1975.
Debut: April 5, 1979 (Age 22.307, 11,754th in MLB history)
vs. CHC 5 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1984 season [*]
Team: Mets 1979-1985
Last Game: July 24, 1985 (Age 29.052)
vs. CIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
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