Wills, Frank – Bonin's Briefs

Wills, Frank

We are collecting all sports cards, memorabilia and any photographs of Frank Wills. He is a graduate of De La Salle High School in New Orleans, LA. He was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (16th) of the 1980 MLB June Amateur Draft from Tulane University. He played in the Royals minor league system from 1980-1984. He was called up to the MLB for the Royals in 1984 and pitched in 10 games. On January 18, 1985, he was traded as part of a 4-team trade by the Kansas City Royals to the New York Mets. The Texas Rangers sent a player to be named later and Danny Darwin to the Milwaukee Brewers. The Milwaukee Brewers sent Jim Sundberg to the Kansas City Royals. The New York Mets sent Tim Leary to the Milwaukee Brewers. The Kansas City Royals sent Don Slaught to the Texas Rangers. The Texas Rangers sent Bill Hance (minors) (January 30, 1985) to the Milwaukee Brewers to complete the trade. He did not stay long with the Mets as on March 29, 1985, he was traded by the New York Mets to the Seattle Mariners for Wray Bergendahl (minors). He played in the Seattle Mariners minors in 1985 as well as the MLB level appearing in 24 games. He was granted free agency in 1986 and signed with the Cleveland Indians. He played for the Indians in 1986 & 1987. He was granted free agency again in 1988 and signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. He pitched for the Blue Jays till 1991.

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