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+ Played in Major Leagues 1995-2005

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Biography Data
Positions: LF-590, RF-576, OF-372, DH-61, CF-22
Proper Name: Robert Leigh Higginson
Born: August 18, 1970 (45.283)
Place West Palm Beach, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 195 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Frankford (Philadelphia,PA)
College: Temple University
Drafted: 1992 -- 12th round (336th overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 26,1995 (24.251)
TBC Player ID:1037
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2001-04-02 - Detroit Tigers - More
Prospect Ranks:[1995]DET #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2002-2005 ($34.4m) by Detroit Tigers. Extension signed during 2001 season

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2001MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2001-04-02Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Detroit Tigers in 12th round (336th overall) of 1992 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Philadelphia Phillies in 18th round (473rd overall) of 1991 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2005Detroit Tigers$ 8,850,00059194$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Detroit Tigers$ 8,850,00054195$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Detroit Tigers$ 11,850,00026197$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Detroit Tigers$ 5,850,000117488$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Detroit Tigers$ 5,325,000117388$ 200,000$ 1,897,7582001-04-02 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2002-2005 ($34.4m) Extension signed during 2001 season
    2000Detroit Tigers$ 4,425,000133586$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Detroit Tigers$ 3,825,000127387$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Detroit Tigers$ 2,425,000182180$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Detroit Tigers$ 375,0004361352$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Detroit Tigers$ 170,0005622338$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Detroit Tigers$ 109,000753330$ 109,000$ 999,520

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