Positions: Leftfielder and Designated Hitter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: June 17, 1955 in Belvidere, IL
School: West Valley College (Saratoga, CA) by the Drafted Philadelphia Phillies in the 2nd round of the 1976 amateur draft (June Secondary). Player signed June 10, 1976.
( All Transactions) Debut: April 11, 1980 (Age 24.299)
vs. CAL 4 AB, 1 H, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1980 season Rookie Status: [*]
Team: Indians 1980-1982 Final Game: June 1, 1982 (Age 26.349)
vs. MIN 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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