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7 DON SLAUGHT (Franchise player #0183 - 1982-13)

Position: C

Donald Martin Slaught ("Sluggo")
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 190 lb.

College: UCLA

Born: September 11, 1958 in Long Beach, CA

Acquired: June 3, 1980:

Traded: January 18, 1985: Traded as part of a 4-team trade by the Royals to the Texas Rangers. The Rangers sent a player to be named later (Bill Nance) and Danny Darwin to the Milwaukee Brewers. The Brewers sent Jim Sundberg to the Royals. The New York Mets sent Tim Leary to the Brewers. The Royals sent Frank Wills to the Mets.

MLB Debut: July 6, 1982
Final MLB Game: May 19, 1997
Royals Debut: July 6, 1982
Final Royals Game:
October 5, 1984 (ALCS)
 
Statistics with the Royals
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1982 43 115 14 32 6 0 3 8 0 0 9 12 .278
1983 83 276 21 86 13 4 0 28 3 1 11 27 .312
1984 124 409 48 108 27 4 4 42 0 0 20 55 .264
w/Royals 250 800 83 226 46 8 7 78 3 1 40 94 .283
Career 1327 4063 415 1151 235 28 77 476 18 15 311 559 .283

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Don Slaught page

 
Notes
Also played for the Texas Rangers (1985-87), New York Yankees (1988-89), Pittsburgh Pirates (1990-95), California Angels (1996), Chicago White Sox (1996), and the San Diego Padres (1997)
 
 
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