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Ruben SierraHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-2006 MLB Years: 1986-2006
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PositionsOF-1855, DH-449, LF-158, RF-129Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRuben Angel Garcia Sierra
Height6-1Weight200BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 6,1965 [52.138]PlaceRio Piedras,Puerto Rico
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-TEX-#5 ... 1986-TEX-#2
MLB DebutJune 1,1986 [20.238]
OrganizationsTEX [13] NYA [5] OAK [4] TOR [1] CHA [1] CIN [1] DET [1] MIN [1] NYN [1] SEA [1] Awards8Awards Voting5-298
TBC Player ID488Retrosheet IDsierr001MLBAM ID122218
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power70Contact61XBH69RBIs81Runs57Hitting58Durability62Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-of174818226447312634163810410.242.300.330.6306011203.293.088.170.2847.8818.722.380.49182.0025.00
1984Burlington RangersMidwAtex-of1813848255127335675139499716350.263.331.390.72118844541.317.127.237.3239.0617.931.981.1180.3334.65
1985Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-of191375456313834813742273511111560.253.297.417.71422755587.293.164.255.3105.9618.913.172.2141.9239.86
1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-of2046189315611294182152701430.296.341.519.8609822209.299.223.333.3677.1812.921.804.3121.0039.29
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex3of20113382501011310165578226511538.264.302.476.77818239411.278.212.267.3355.3515.822.953.8923.8838.61
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex3,21of2115864397169354301091611391142012418.263.302.470.77230269696.272.207.275.3275.6016.382.924.3121.4340.83
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex21of2215661577156322239118444911081015.254.301.424.72526157668.261.170.265.3176.5913.622.073.4426.7436.54
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex21of23162634101194351429119824382201027.306.347.543.89034478689.310.237.314.3906.2411.901.914.2121.8640.21
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex21of241596087017037216969049861081315.280.330.426.75625955666.300.146.242.3317.3612.911.762.4038.0032.35
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex21of25161661110203445251161645691009717.307.357.502.85933274726.321.195.298.3767.7112.531.633.4426.4436.45
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex21of26124500661393061470124315900869.278.315.446.76122350539.287.168.246.3355.7510.951.902.6035.7135.97
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29of26271011728413172014900262.277.359.426.785438117.275.149.307.33611.977.690.642.5633.6728.57
1992Totals for AL-AL         151601831673471787144456800101211.278.323.443.76626658656.285.165.256.3356.8610.371.512.5935.3534.73
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21of271586307714723522101255529700101617.233.288.390.67824650692.240.157.271.2907.5114.021.873.1828.6434.01
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29of281104267111421123928523640011415.268.298.484.78220645460.260.216.277.3275.0013.912.785.0018.5239.47
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29of29702644070170124244244200322.265.323.466.78912329291.272.201.292.3418.2514.431.754.1222.0041.43
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya25dh2956215335615074410223400526.260.322.428.7509222242.274.168.274.3259.0914.051.552.8930.7139.29
1995Totals for AL-AL         12647973126320198654467600848.263.323.449.77221551533.273.186.284.3348.6314.261.653.5625.2140.48
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya25dh-lf3096360399317111521340580071110.258.327.403.73014529407.275.145.250.3119.8314.251.452.7032.7331.18
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet21dh-rf304615822359112031202500212.222.306.310.6164911180.254.088.228.28011.1113.891.250.56158.0031.43
1996Totals for AL-AL         1425186112826212724460830091212.247.320.375.69519440587.269.128.243.30110.2214.141.382.0443.1731.25
1997Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of31832572015002600010.219.265.375.64012334.240.156.219.2685.8817.653.002.9432.0042.86
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22rf-lf31259062251270062100011.244.292.389.68135896.299.145.211.2966.2521.883.502.0845.0036.36
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor14lf-dh31144841002150031300110.208.250.354.60417352.257.146.208.2535.7725.004.331.9248.0030.00
1997Totals for MLB-MLB         391381032533120093400121.232.277.377.6545211148.284.145.210.2816.0822.973.782.0346.0034.38
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-of322810816285031930131800324.259.331.389.720428124.278.130.278.31210.4814.521.382.4236.0028.57
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44rf322774716414112031100002.216.247.459.70634977.203.243.311.2993.9014.293.675.1918.5056.25
1999Atlantic City SurfAtlInd-of3311242276124222288232596300006.294.380.555.93523452481.290.261.403.40112.2713.101.075.8215.0741.94
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-of34112439701432631882525563004624.326.398.522.92022947498.345.196.328.39411.0412.651.153.6124.3932.87
2000Cancun LangosterosMexAAA--3416628222131201101000002.355.444.5651.00935672.388.210.355.43813.8913.891.004.1720.6727.27
2000Totals for AAA-AAA         128501781652842194536573004626.329.404.527.93126453570.350.198.331.40011.4012.811.123.6823.8632.12
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex21,28dh3420605140017104900001.233.281.283.56417164.260.050.133.2586.2514.062.251.5660.007.14
2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex21of35249414252131220101400025.266.337.404.741386104.286.138.266.3189.6213.461.402.8831.3324.00
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex24dh-rf3594344551002212367201952006013.291.322.561.88319346369.280.270.331.3685.1514.092.746.2314.9646.00
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea21lf-dh36122419471132301360403166002517.270.319.418.73717536452.292.148.232.3186.8614.602.132.8832.2331.86
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex21,38lf-dh374313314359031211142700012.263.333.398.7315312147.311.135.241.3219.5218.371.932.0444.3334.29
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya24dh376317419488163110132000227.276.323.437.7607615189.280.161.241.3256.8810.581.543.1729.0031.25
1997Totals for AL-AL         106307338317194321274700239.270.327.420.74712927336.292.150.241.3268.0413.991.742.6834.1132.53
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya24dh381073074075121176510255500645.244.296.456.75214030338.241.212.296.3157.4016.272.205.0318.0640.00
2005Columbus ClippersILAAAnya5839311220011002300010.182.308.455.7635113.143.273.455.30115.3823.081.507.6911.0050.00
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya21dh396117014391204290094100212.229.265.371.6366316181.276.142.194.2734.9722.654.562.2142.5041.03
2006Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-of40312231001001300000.250.308.333.6414113.333.083.167.2877.6923.083.000.000.0033.33
2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-4026120002002200001.333.500.333.833208.500.000.333.39925.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         518351003003500001.278.381.333.7146121.385.055.222.33014.2923.811.670.000.0020.00
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21dh401428351004004700100.179.273.214.4876133.227.035.179.23112.1221.211.750.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter218680441084215242859306132214252610123971120102193.268.315.450.76536167938782.279.182.269.0006.9514.112.033.4826.2936.85
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter56521622935971232358350562521039238232736.276.338.435.7739402042406.311.159.270.0008.7316.291.872.4137.2834.17
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2399411472854873817418510914301111536.303.371.490.861461931062.320.187.317.00010.2613.471.313.5824.7632.63
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1375456313834813742273511111560.253.297.417.71422755587.293.164.255.0005.9618.913.172.2141.9239.86
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter312231001001300000.250.308.333.6414113.333.083.167.0007.6923.083.000.000.0033.33
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13848255127335675139499716350.263.331.390.72118844541.317.127.237.0009.0617.931.981.1180.3334.65
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4818226447312634163810410.242.300.330.6306011203.293.088.170.0007.8818.722.380.49182.0025.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11242276124222288232596300006.294.380.555.93523452481.290.261.403.00012.2713.101.075.8215.0741.94
Texas Rangers Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter119045806451281257441807429034321676716646105.280.323.473.79621664814975.291.193.276.0006.4513.592.113.6225.4437.55
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter365142120535965760252391411321200262836.253.303.435.7386181321560.254.182.279.0007.2413.591.883.8523.6836.77
New York Yankees Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter3831226145311643452214310920800222030.254.310.421.7315161121357.267.167.257.0008.0315.331.913.3227.2436.01
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122419471132301360403166002517.270.319.418.73717536452.292.148.232.0006.8614.602.132.8832.2331.86
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4615822359112031202500212.222.306.310.6164911180.254.088.228.00011.1113.891.250.56158.0031.43
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter259062251270062100011.244.292.389.68135896.299.145.211.0006.2521.883.502.0845.0036.36
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2774716414112031100002.216.247.459.70634977.203.243.311.0003.9014.293.675.1918.5056.25
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144841002150031300110.208.250.354.60417352.257.146.208.0005.7725.004.331.9248.0030.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1428351004004700100.179.273.214.4876133.227.035.179.00012.1221.211.750.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625968015932423981144592109814.268.315.450.76526859651.279.182.269.0006.9514.112.033.4826.2936.85
Average Minor - Per 162 games162620841713571710016760112127810.276.338.435.77327058690.311.159.270.0008.7316.291.872.4137.2834.17

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex17OF48--676427773.9481.52------48100.077.4
1984Burlington Rangers MidwAtex18OF134--23918202277257.9281.92------13897.196.4
1985Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex19OF129--23412152261246.9431.91------13794.294.9
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex20OF46--114422120118.9832.57------46100.032.4
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex20OF107--200761213207.9721.93------11394.766.0
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex20DH3---------------1132.71.9
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex21OF157--27217116300289.9631.84------15899.496.9
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex22OF153--3101173328321.9792.10------15698.195.0
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH1---------------1560.60.6
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex23OF162--3131392335326.9732.01------162100.0100.0
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF151--2837101300290.9671.92------15995.093.2
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH7---------------1594.44.3
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF161--3051573327320.9791.99------161100.099.4
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex26OF119--22467-237230.9701.93------12496.073.5
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH4---------------1243.22.5
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26OF25--59---59591.0002.36------2792.615.4
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26DH2---------------277.41.2
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27DH25---------------15815.815.4
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27OF133--291973307300.9772.26------15884.282.1
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28DH10---------------1109.18.8
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28OF98--155892172163.9481.66------11089.186.0
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya29OF10--1811-2019.9501.90------5617.96.9
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya29DH46---------------5682.131.9
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29OF62--8914-9490.9571.45------7088.643.1
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29DH7---------------7010.04.9
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet30LF4--3-1-43.7500.75------468.72.5
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet30RF19--491415450.9262.63------4641.311.7
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet30DH20---------------4643.512.3
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya30LF32--534115857.9831.78------9633.319.8
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya30RF1--31--441.0004.00------961.00.6
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya30DH61---------------9663.537.7
1997Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor31OF8--102111312.9231.50------8100.05.6
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31RF12--231--24241.0002.00------2548.07.4
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31LF12--112--13131.0001.08------2548.07.4
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31LF6--12-1-1312.9232.00------1442.93.7
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31DH6---------------1442.93.7
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31RF2--1---111.0000.50------1414.31.2
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn32OF26--501--51511.0001.96------2892.918.3
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32DH5---------------2718.53.1
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32LF2--2---221.0001.00------277.41.2
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32RF12--171--18181.0001.50------2744.47.4
1999Atlantic City Surf AtlIndy-33OF42--7113-7572.9601.71------11237.535.0
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex34OF81--141963156150.9621.85------11272.356.6
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex34DH14---------------2070.08.6
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex35OF1--2---221.0002.00------244.20.7
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex35RF35-27258-4-6258.9351.660.21-----9437.221.6
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex35DH50---------------9453.230.9
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex35LF1-81---111.0001.000.13-----941.10.6
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36DH52---------------12242.632.1
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36LF59-4179111-9392.9891.560.22-----12248.436.4
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36RF1-3--1-1---------1220.80.6
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya37DH30---------------6347.618.5
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex37DH15---------------4334.99.3
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex37LF2018138211--22221.0001.100.16-----4346.512.3
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex37RF42193-1-43.7500.750.16-----439.32.5
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya37RF1187114---14141.0001.270.20-----6317.56.8
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya37LF65356---661.0001.000.17-----639.53.7
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya38RF22201593711-3938.9741.730.24-----10720.613.6
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya38DH56---------------10752.334.6
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya38LF82224---441.0000.500.18-----1077.54.9
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya39LF865410---10101.0001.250.19-----6113.14.9
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya39RF1076413-1-1413.9291.300.20-----6116.46.2
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya39DH28---------------6145.917.3
2006Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min40OF2--1---111.0000.50------366.71.4
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40DH76--------------1450.04.3
Ind Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF42--7113-7572.9601.71------420.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF1338--251995782126922614.9711.95------13380.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 17 season(s)-   DH4496--------------4490.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 8 season(s)-   LF15831674214841226222.9821.410.33-----1580.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 8 season(s)-   RF129375882185121235223.9491.730.38-----1290.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF162--3171696342333.9742.06------1620.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF129--23412152261246.9431.91------1290.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF134--23918202277257.9281.92------1340.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF48--676427773.9481.52------480.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex17---------48-
1984Burlington Rangers MidwAtex18---------134-
1985Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex19---------129-
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex20---------46-
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex20---------1073
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex21---------157-
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex22---------1531
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex23---------162-
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex24---------1517
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex25---------161-
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex26---------1194
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26---------252
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27---------13325
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28---------9810
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya29---------1046
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29---------627
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet30------4-19-20
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya30------32-1-61
1997Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor31---------8-
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31------12-12--
1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31------6-2-6
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn32---------26-
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32------2-12-5
1999Atlantic City Surf AtlInd-33---------42-
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex34---------81-
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex34----------14
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex35---------1-
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex35------1-35-50
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36------59-1-52
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya37------6-11-30
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex37------20-4-15
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya38------8-22-56
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya39------8-10-28
2006Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min40---------2-
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40----------7

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB26624482117102100000.333.385.6251.01015426.318.292.4177.693.850.503.8524.0050.00
1995New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB29523242025002700000.174.240.522.76212425.143.348.4358.0028.003.508.0011.50100.00
2003New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB3712000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB3732110011001000010.500.6672.0002.667413.0001.5002.00033.330.000.0033.332.00100.00
2003New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3754010102001300000.250.400.7501.1503151.000.500.75020.0060.003.000.000.00100.00
2004New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB38312120013102300000.167.286.417.7035114.125.250.50014.2921.431.507.1412.0050.00
2004New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB38521171102003800001.333.417.476.89310224.538.143.28612.5033.332.670.000.0028.57
2005New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB3933010001000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2006Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB40918670013005300100.389.500.5561.05610124.400.167.44420.8312.500.604.1718.0014.29
2007New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB411224041005002400100.167.222.208.4305127.190.041.1257.4114.812.000.000.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs21426111018007700200.262.353.357.71015251.278.095.26213.7313.731.001.9642.0018.18
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs12403720391041100000.175.250.450.70018544.154.275.4009.0925.002.756.8213.3371.43
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs144761632210106900011.340.415.6171.03229753.389.277.42611.3216.981.503.7723.5043.75
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs54010102001300000.250.400.7501.1503151.000.500.75020.0060.003.000.000.00100.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989AL Player of the Month (June) ... AL Silver Slugger Award (OF)2
1991AL Player of the Month (May) ... American League Player of the Week (September 2-September 8)2
1998Winter League All-Star (OF)1
1999Atlantic League All-Star (OF)1
2001AL Comeback Player of the Year1
2004American League Player of the Week (April 26-May 2)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2007-03-20Released by Mets 
2007-01-31ContractSigned by Mets to minor league contract 
2006-07-10Released by Twins 
2006-06-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-29InjuredDisabled -- strained biceps 
2006-01-31ContractSigned by Twins (minor) 
2005-07-19InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring 
2005-05-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-04-21InjuredDisabled -- strained right biceps muscle 
2004-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-06-06TradeTraded by Rangers to Yankees for Marcus Thames. 
2003-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2002-10-31Released by Mariners. 
2002-01-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
2001-11-05Released by Rangers. 
2001-08-11InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-07-27InjuredDisabled -- pulled left groin muscle 
2000-12-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2000-10-30Released by Rangers. 
2000-05-01Purchased by Rangers from Cancun (Mexican). 
2000-04-01ContractSigned by Cancun (Mexican) 
2000-03-20Released by Indians. 
1999-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-05-01ContractSigned by independent Atlantic City (Atlantic) 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-06-23ContractSigned by Mets 
1998-06-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1998-05-29Released by White Sox. 
1998-01-27ContractSigned by White Sox 
1998-01-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1997-06-16Released by Blue Jays. 
1997-05-20ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
1997-05-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1997-05-10Released by Reds 
1997-05-09Released by Reds. 
1996-10-28TradeTraded by Tigers to Reds for Decomba Conner and Ben Bailey. 
1996-07-31TradeTraded by Yankees with Matt Drews to Tigers for Cecil Fielder. 
1995-07-28TradeTraded by Athletics with Jason Beverlin to Yankees for Danny Tartabull. 
1992-12-22Contractre-signed by Athletics 
1992-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1992-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-08-31TradeTraded by Rangers with Bobby Witt, Jeff Russell and Cash to Athletics for Jose Canseco. 
1982-11-21ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rangers. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Texas RangersTeam Payroll2060,000-61422-386,34760,00060,000
1987Texas RangersTeam Payroll2160,000-5957-344,90660,000120,000
1988Texas RangersTeam Payroll22230,000-357950392,10762,500350,000
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll23350,000-3161161429,80262,500700,000
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll241,625,000-57293++515,727100,0002,325,000
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll252,650,000-43295++742,231100,0004,975,000
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll265,000,000-41100++962,245109,0009,975,000
1992Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll265,000,000-41100++962,245109,0009,975,000
1993Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll274,200,000-34197++968,431109,00014,175,000
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll284,700,000-19299++957,101109,00018,875,000
1995New York YankeesTeam Payroll296,200,000-12299++999,520109,00025,075,000
1995Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll296,200,000-12299++999,520109,00025,075,000
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll306,200,000-12299++957,870109,00031,275,000
1996New York YankeesTeam Payroll306,200,000-12299++957,870109,00031,275,000
1997Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll316,700,000-18199++1,182,177150,00037,975,000
1997Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll316,700,000-18299++1,182,177150,00037,975,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll32500,000-42010541,276,192170,00038,475,000
2000Texas RangersTeam Payroll34175,000-79529-1,394,248200,00038,650,000
2001Texas RangersTeam Payroll35200,000-77136-1,897,758200,00038,850,000
2002Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll361,900,000-31517662,011,045200,00040,750,000
2003New York YankeesTeam Payroll37600,000-43931452,163,527300,00041,350,000
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll37600,000-43920452,163,527300,00041,350,000
2004New York YankeesTeam Payroll381,000,000-34623622,070,100300,00042,350,000
2005New York YankeesTeam Payroll391,500,000-33527632,189,055300,00043,850,000
2006Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll40327,000-74225-2,365,072327,00044,177,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red