Edward Nelson Sprague Jr.
Positions: Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 215 lb.
Born: July 25, 1967 in Castro Valley, CA
High School: St. Mary's HS (Stockton, CA) School: Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA) by the Drafted Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st round (25th pick) of the 1988 amateur draft. Signed June 22, 1988.
( All Transactions) Debut: May 7, 1991 (Age 23)
vs. TEX 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): BlueJays/Pirates/Padres/Mariners/RedSox/... 1991-2001 Final Game: October 7, 2001 (Age 34)
vs. TEX 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Son of Ed Sprague
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