Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: August 8, 1953 in Oakland, CA
High School: St. Elizabeth HS (Oakland, CA)
Schools: Laney College (Oakland, CA), University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 2nd round of the 1972 amateur draft (June Secondary).
Debut: April 7, 1977 (Age 23.242, 11,448th in MLB history)
vs. CHW 3 AB, 1 H, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1977 season [*]
Teams (by GP): BlueJays/Twins 1977-1986
Last Game: October 2, 1986 (Age 33.055)
vs. CHW 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- May 2015
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News -- February 2013
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