Dennis LeRoy Springer
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: February 12, 1965 in Fresno, CA
High School: Washington Union HS (Fresno, CA)
Schools: California State University Fresno (Fresno, CA), Reedley College (Reedley, CA)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 21st round of the 1987 amateur draft.
Signed June 4, 1987.
Debut: September 13, 1995 (Age 30.213, 14,401st in MLB history)
vs. MON 5.1 IP, 8 H, 4 SO, 0 BB, 3 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1996 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Angels/Marlins/DevilRays/Dodgers/Phillies/... 1995-2002
Last Game: May 26, 2002 (Age 37.103)
vs. ARI 1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 SO, 2 BB, 1 ER, L
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