Notes: Signed as nondrafted free agent by Mets, April 29, 1996;Selected by Royals from Mets in Rule 5 major league draft, Dec. 11,
2000;Claimed on waivers by Tigers from Royals, Dec. 20, 2001;Claimed on waivers by Mets from Tigers, Feb. 1, 2002;Claimed on
waivers by Expos from Mets, Feb. 22, 2002
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