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Biography Data
Positions: OF-947, CF-482, LF-132, RF-80, P-17, DH-5
Proper Name: Andres Yungo Torres
Born: January 26, 1978 (39.094)
Place Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 175 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
College: Miami-Dade College
Drafted: 1998 -- 4th round (117th overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 7,2002 (24.071)
Service Time:6.115 (2013)
TBC Player ID:7258
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-07-28 - Released by Red Sox More
Prospect Ranks:[2002]DET #6 [2001]DET #7
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Boston Red Sox (2014-06-11)
Organizations:DET, CHA, TEX, MIN, CHN, SFN, NYN, BOS
Signed by:Greg Smith

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-07-28-cfFA-MLBReleased by Red Sox---
    2014-06-26Boston Red SoxcfMinorsPawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)---
    2014-06-13Boston Red SoxcfMinorsLowellA-Assigned to Lowell (A-)---
    2014-06-11Boston Red SoxcfMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-11-03cfFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-08-31San Francisco GiantscfDL-60San Francisco GiantsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2013-08-23San Francisco GiantscfDL-15San Francisco GiantsMLBDL-15 Strained left achilles + Surgery [Lingered for a couple of years]40man
    2012-12-13San Francisco GiantscfActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2m)40man
    2012-11-30-CFFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-05-07New York MetscfActive-MLBNew York MetsMLB40man
    2012-04-30New York MetsOFActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from disabled list40man
    2012-04-06New York MetsOFDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Left calf strain40man
    2012-01-17New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2011-01-22San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2010-03-01San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2009-04-04San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2004-11-19Texas RangersTexas RangersMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Giants with Ramon Ramirez to Mets for Angel Pagan
    Signed by Giants to minor league contract
    Signed by Tigers to minor league contract
    Signed by Twins (minor)
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Detroit Tigers in 4th round (117th overall) of 1998 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Florida Marlins in 23rd round (696th overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013San Francisco Giants$ 1,500,0003821657$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012New York Mets$ 2,700,000290868$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-12-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2m)
    2012-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($2.7m) Avoided arbitration
    2011San Francisco Giants$ 2,200,0003221765$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($2.2m) Avoided arbitration
    2010San Francisco Giants$ 426,0005732537$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.426m)
    2009San Francisco Giants$ 400,000724290$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-04-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Contract purchased from minors
    2005Texas Rangers$ 300,000794420$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Detroit Tigers$ 300,000755340$ 300,000$ 2,070,1002004-11-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) Minor League Contract
    2003Detroit Tigers$ 300,000703410$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Detroit Tigers$ 200,000757490$ 200,000$ 2,011,045

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