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+ Played in Major Leagues 1997-2005

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-509, RF-443, LF-333, DH-105
Proper Name: Benjamin Grieve
Born: May 4, 1976 (41.200)
Place Arlington, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 230 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: James Martin (Arlington,TX)
Drafted: 1994 -- 1st round (2nd overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 3,1997 (21.122)
TBC Player ID:876
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1998]MLB #1 [1997]MLB #18 OAK #2 [1996]MLB #37 OAK #1 [1995]MLB #10 OAK #1
Organizations:OAK, TBA, CHN, MIL
Signed by:Tim Holt
Relationship(s):Son of Tom Grieve

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by White Sox (minor)
    Released by Pirates
    Signed by Pirates (minor)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Brewers to Cubs for Andy Pratt and Cash.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Athletics with A.J. Hinch and Angel Berroa to Devil Rays for Mark Ellis, Johnny Damon and Cory Lidle.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 1st round (2nd overall) of 1994 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2005Chicago Cubs$ 300,000794320$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Milwaukee Brewers$ 700,000428753$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2004Chicago Cubs$ 700,0004282353$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Tampa Bay Rays$ 5,500,000124285$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Tampa Bay Rays$ 4,000,000178380$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Tampa Bay Rays$ 2,750,000231875$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Oakland Athletics$ 750,0003971256$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Oakland Athletics$ 300,0005472239$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Oakland Athletics$ 172,0008003212$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Oakland Athletics$ 150,000766420$ 150,000$ 1,182,177

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