Mark Andrew Guthrie
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 192 lb.
Born: September 22, 1965 in Buffalo, NY
High School: Venice HS (Venice, FL)
School: Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 7th round of the 1987 amateur draft.
Signed June 25, 1987.
Debut: July 25, 1989 (Age 23.306, 13,257th in MLB history)
vs. BAL 1.2 IP, 2 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1989 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Twins/Dodgers/Cubs/Mets/Athletics/... 1989-2003
Agents: Rick Thurman [*]
Last Game: September 28, 2003 (Age 38.006)
vs. PIT 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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