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+ Played between 1991-2014 Reached MLB Status: Retired
Biography Data
Positions: RF-1999, OF-542, DH-160, LF-144, SS-129, CF-21, 2B-1
Proper Name: Bob Kelly Abreu
Born: March 11, 1974 (41.146)
Place Aragua, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 197 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1990 -- Signed as free agent by Houston Astros
MLB Debut:September 1,1996 (22.174)
TBC Player ID:1320
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-10-31 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[1997]MLB #38 HOU #3 [1996]MLB #29 HOU #3 [1995]MLB #52 HOU #5 [1993]MLB #95 HOU #4
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by New York Mets (2014-08-14)
Organizations:HOU, PHI, NYA, ANA, LAN, NYN
Signed by:Andres Reiner
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
81 37 86 73 64
*as of 2014 season.
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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-10-31LFRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2014-09-10New York MetsLFActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-08-17New York MetsLFMinorsLas VegasAAAAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)---
    2014-08-14New York MetsLFMinorsNew York MetsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2014-08-12-LFFA-MLBCleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent---
    2014-08-10-LFFA-MLBReleased by Mets---
    2014-08-05New York MetsLFDFANew York MetsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-04-21New York MetsLFActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-03-31New York MetsLFMinorsLas VegasAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-03-27LFFAMLBReleased by Phillies---
    2014-01-21Philadelphia PhilliesLFMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2012-10-29-LFFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-02Los Angeles DodgersDHActive-MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLBContract purchased from Albuquerque (AAA)40man
    2012-08-27Los Angeles DodgersDHMinorsAlbuquerqueAAAActivated from DL---
    2012-08-13Los Angeles DodgersDHD7AlbuquerqueAAADL-7 Sprained right ankle---
    2012-08-09Los Angeles DodgersDHMinorsAlbuquerqueAAAOutrighted to Albuquerque (AAA)---
    2012-08-01Los Angeles DodgerslfDFALos Angeles DodgersMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2012-05-06Los Angeles DodgerslfActive-MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0m)40man
    2012-04-28-OFFA-MLBReleased by Angels---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Angels (1-year)
    Option Exercised by Yankees for 2008
    Traded by Phillies with Cory Lidle to Yankees for C.J. Henry, Matt Smith, Jesus Sanchez and Carlos Monasterios.
    Selected by Devil Rays from Astros in expansion draft (Pick #6).
    Traded by Devil Rays to Phillies for Kevin Stocker.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros.
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Astros in 1990.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014New York Mets$ 500,000793260$ 500,000$ 3,259,096
    2012Los Angeles Angels$ 9,000,00094990$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2012Los Angeles Dodgers$ 9,000,00094990$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Los Angeles Angels$ 9,000,00092590$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Los Angeles Angels$ 9,000,00090290$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2009Los Angeles Angels$ 5,000,000174978$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-05 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($19m) Club option for 2012
    2009-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($5m)
    2008New York Yankees$ 16,000,00010599$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007New York Yankees$ 15,000,00011599$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-11-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($16m)
    2006New York Yankees$ 13,600,00017699$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Philadelphia Phillies$ 13,600,00017199$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Philadelphia Phillies$ 13,100,00018299$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Philadelphia Phillies$ 10,600,00040396$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Philadelphia Phillies$ 9,100,00052394$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Philadelphia Phillies$ 6,333,33399390$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-02-21 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2003-2007 ($64m) Extension. Richest contract in Phillies history. Option year for 2008
    2001Philadelphia Phillies$ 4,983,000135386$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Philadelphia Phillies$ 2,933,333212877$ 200,000$ 1,394,2482000-01-19 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2000-2002 ($14.25m)
    1999Philadelphia Phillies$ 400,0004931845$ 200,000$ 1,454,4911999-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 1999-1999 ($0.4m) Rejected a 4-year deal
    1998Philadelphia Phillies$ 180,0007332518$ 170,000$ 1,276,1921998-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 1998-1998 ($0.18m)
    1997Houston Astros$ 150,000766340$ 150,000$ 1,182,1771997-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 1997-1997 ($0.15m)
    1996Houston Astros$ 109,000786370$ 109,000$ 957,8701996-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0.109m)

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