Robert Alan Person
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: October 6, 1969 in Lowell, MA
High School: University City HS (University City, MO)
Schools: Seminole Community College (Sanford, FL), Seminole State College (Seminole, OK), University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR)
Drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 25th round of the 1989 amateur draft.
Signed June 12, 1989.
Debut: September 18, 1995 (Age 25.347, 14,414th in MLB history)
vs. ATL 2.0 IP, 1 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1996 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Phillies/BlueJays/Mets/RedSox 1995-2003
Last Game: June 7, 2003 (Age 33.244)
vs. MIL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- March 2015
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News -- March 2014
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News -- December 2013
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News -- June 2013
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News -- April 2013
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News -- March 2013
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News -- November 2012
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News -- October 2011
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News -- August 2011
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News -- January 2011
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News -- October 2010
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