May 16, 1959 |
|September 2, 1983, for the Toronto Blue Jays|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 1, 1995, for the Los Angeles Dodgers|
|Runs batted in||342|
Mitchell Dean Webster (born May 16, 1959) is a former outfielder in Major League Baseball who played from 1983 through 1995 for the Toronto Blue Jays, Montreal Expos, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates and Los Angeles Dodgers. Listed at 6' 0", 185 lb., he was a switch hitter and threw left handed.
A speedy outfielder, Webster achieved good production from both sides of the plate, and also had a strong arm with the ability to play all three outfield positions exceptionally well.
After his playing days, Webster scouted during 14 years for the Dodgers organization, serving for them eight seasons as an amateur scout before working in 2008 and 2009 as a professional scout, being responsible for signing players as Blake DeWitt, Scott Elbert, Joel Hanrahan, Koyie Hill, Lucas May, Bubba Starling, and Scott Van Slyke, among others. He also spent four seasons as a coach in the Dodgers minor league system from 1996 to 1999.
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