Mark Alan Parent
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 215 lb.
Born: September 16, 1961 in Ashland, OR
High School: Anderson Union HS (Anderson, CA)
Drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 4th round of the 1979 amateur draft.
Signed June 9, 1979.
Debut: September 20, 1986 (Age 25.004)
vs. HOU 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1988 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Padres/Phillies/Pirates/Orioles/Cubs/... 1986-1998
Agents: John Boggs, previously: Dennis Gilbert [*]
Final Game: September 1, 1998 (Age 36.350)
vs. LAD 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- April 2014
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News -- November 2013
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News -- August 2013
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News -- June 2013
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News -- May 2013
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News -- January 2013
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News -- December 2012
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News -- April 2012
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News -- September 2011
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News -- May 2011
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News -- July 2010
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