Ruthford Eduardo Salmon
Positions: Second Baseman, Shortstop and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: December 3, 1940 in Colon, Colon, Panama
Signed by the Washington Senators as an amateur free agent in 1959.
Debut: June 28, 1964 (Age 23.208, 9,859th in MLB history)
vs. BOS 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1964 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Indians/Orioles 1964-1972
Last Game: August 14, 1972 (Age 31.255)
vs. OAK 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: September 17, 2000 in Bocas del Toro, Bocas del Toro, Panama
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