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Position: 3B      Born: Sep 30, 1962      Bats: Left      Throws: Right

A former star at the University of Alabama, Magadan found a niche as a corner infielder with limited power who was valuable as a pinch-hitter. His one year in Houston was 1995 when he hit .313 with two homers in 127 games. Magadan hit .288 for his 16-year career that started with the Mets and moved to the Marlins, Mariners, Astros, Cubs, Athletics and Padres.