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Biography Data
Positions: P-296
Proper Name: Ben M. Sheets
Born: July 18, 1978 (39.148)
Place Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 195 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: St. Amant (St. Amant,LA)
College: University of Louisiana-Monroe
Drafted: 1999 -- 1st round (10th overall) by Milwaukee Brewers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 5,2001 (22.261)
Service Time:9.081 (2012)
TBC Player ID:1443
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2012-10-30 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2001]MLB #5 MIL #1 [2000]MLB #65 MIL #2
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Atlanta Braves (2012-07-01)
Organizations:MIL, OAK, ATL
Signed by:Jonathan Story
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (38.56%) -- Curveball (35.57%) -- Changeup (23.28%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.59%)
Fastball Velocity: [2012] - 90.9 - [2010] - 92.07


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2012MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2012-10-30-PR-MLBAnnounced retirement---
    2012-10-29-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-16Atlanta BravesPActive-MLBAtlanta BravesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-25Atlanta BravesSPDL-15Atlanta BravesMLBDL-15 Right shoulder inflammation40man
    2012-07-15Atlanta BravesSPActive-MLBAtlanta BravesMLBContract purchased from Mississippi (AA)40man
    2012-07-04Atlanta BravesPMinorsMississippiAAAssigned to Mississippi (AA)---
    2012-07-01Atlanta BravesPMinorsAtlanta BravesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Athletics
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 1st round (10th overall) of 1999 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2012Atlanta Braves$ 480,000760300$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2010Oakland Athletics$ 10,000,00077292$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2008Milwaukee Brewers$ 12,125,00052195$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Milwaukee Brewers$ 11,125,00046195$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Milwaukee Brewers$ 9,625,00062193$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Milwaukee Brewers$ 6,000,000120386$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Milwaukee Brewers$ 2,425,000247373$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Milwaukee Brewers$ 428,0005131537$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Milwaukee Brewers$ 290,0005872335$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Milwaukee Brewers$ 200,000771440$ 200,000$ 1,897,758

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