Wesley Brian Gardner
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 197 lb.
Born: April 29, 1961 in Benton, AR
School: University of Central Arkansas (Conway, AR)
Drafted by the New York Mets in the 22nd round of the 1982 amateur draft.
Debut: July 29, 1984 (Age 23.091, 12,533rd in MLB history)
vs. CHC 1.0 IP, 0 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1987 season [*]
Teams (by GP): RedSox/Mets/Padres/Royals 1984-1991
Agents: Ron Shapiro [*]
Last Game: August 3, 1991 (Age 30.096)
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