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Biography Data
Positions: P-264
Proper Name: Armando Antonio Galarraga
Born: January 15, 1982 (35.330)
Place Caracas, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 170 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:September 15,2007 (25.243)
Service Time:3.027 (2011)
TBC Player ID:21691
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-12-08 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]WAS #5 TEX #7
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Texas Rangers (2014-02-03)
Organizations:MON, WAS, TEX, DET, ARI, HOU, COL, CIN
Signed by:Fred Ferreira
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (55.69%) -- Slider (36.47%) -- Changeup (7.84%)
Fastball Velocity:

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-12-08PRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2014-03-25PFAMLBReleased by Rangers---
    2014-02-03Texas RangersPMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-11-05PFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2013-08-04Colorado RockiesPMinorsColorado SpringsAAAActivated from DL---
    2013-07-23Colorado RockiesPD7Colorado SpringsAAADL-7 Injured---
    2013-07-15Colorado RockiesPMinorsColorado SpringsAAATraded from Reds to Rockies for Parker Frazier---
    2013-07-11Cincinnati RedsPMinorsLouisvilleAAAActivated from DL---
    2013-06-29Cincinnati RedsPD7LouisvilleAAADL-7 Right elbow strain---
    2013-04-27Cincinnati RedsPMinorsLouisvilleAAAActivated from DL---
    2013-04-17Cincinnati RedsPD7LouisvilleAAADL-7 Blister---
    2013-04-06Cincinnati RedsPMinorsLouisvilleAAAAssigned to Louisville (AAA)---
    2013-01-22Cincinnati RedsPMinorsCincinnati RedsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-08-27Houston AstrosPMinorsOklahoma CityAAAOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)---
    2012-08-22Houston AstrosSPDFAHouston AstrosMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2012-07-28Houston AstrosSPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBContract purchased from Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2012-05-21Houston AstrosPMinorsOklahoma CityAAASigned to minor league contract---
    2012-04-05PFAMLBReleased by Orioles---
    2012-03-26Baltimore OriolesPMinorsBaltimore OriolesMLBAssigned to minor league camp---
    2012-01-17Baltimore OriolesPMinorsBaltimore OriolesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Orioles
    Traded by Tigers to Diamondbacks for Kevin Eichhorn and Ryan Robowski
    Traded by Rangers to Tigers for Michael Hernandez
    Traded by Nationals with Terrmel Sledge and Brad Wilkerson to Rangers for Alfonso Soriano
    Signed as nondrafted free agent by Expos
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2012Houston Astros$ 480,000760300$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Arizona Diamondbacks$ 2,300,0003131366$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Detroit Tigers$ 400,000757270$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Detroit Tigers$ 435,0005482632$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Detroit Tigers$ 390,000753370$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Texas Rangers$ 380,000737410$ 380,000$ 2,459,737

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