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Carlos Ruiz AS-1AW-4WS-1

+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: C-1469, OF-4, 3B-2, 1B-2, DH-1
Proper Name: Carlos Joaquin Ruiz
Born: January 22, 1980 (37.305)
Place David, Panama
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1998 -- Signed as free agent by Philadelphia Phillies
MLB Debut:May 6,2006 (26.105)
Service Time:10.069 (2016)
TBC Player ID:6852
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-11-03 - Granted free agency More
Recent Contract:Signed to 3-year contract for 2014-2016 ($26m) Option year for 2017 at $4.5m by Philadelphia Phillies (2013-11-20)
Organizations:PHI, LAN, SEA
Signed by:Allan Lewis
Pitch Repertoire Changeup (86.67%) -- Knuckleball (10.00%) -- Fastball (3.33%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 84.4

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-11-03CFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-11-06Seattle MarinersCActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBOption exercised for 2017 ($4.5m)40man
    2016-11-06Seattle MarinersCActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBTraded from Dodgers to Mariners for Vidal Nuno40man
    2014-07-23Philadelphia PhilliesCActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-23Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-07-11Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Concussion-like symptoms40man
    2014-06-27Philadelphia PhilliescD7Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-7 Concussion-like symptoms---
    2013-11-20Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to 3-year contract for 2014-2016 ($26m) Option year for 2017 at $4.5m40man
    2013-10-31cFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-06-18Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-06-15Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Lehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-05-21Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Strained right hamstring [Felt a pop while running bases]40man
    2013-04-28Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBReinstated from suspension40man
    2013-04-27Philadelphia PhilliesCZReadingAAAssigned to Reading (AA) for rehab---
    2013-04-23Philadelphia PhilliesCZClearwaterA+Assigned to Clearwater (A+) for rehab---
    2012-11-28Philadelphia PhilliesCZPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSuspended 25 games for violating MLB drug program---
    2012-10-29Philadelphia PhilliesCActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBPhillies exercised option for 2013 ($5m)40man
    2012-09-08Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-04Philadelphia PhilliescDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Plantar fasciitis, left foot40man
    2012-05-07Philadelphia PhilliescActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as nondrafted free agent by Phillies
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1998.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Seattle Mariners$ 4,500,0002631671$ 535,000$ 3,582,271
    2016Los Angeles Dodgers$ 8,500,0001391085$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2016Philadelphia Phillies$ 8,500,000139285$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Philadelphia Phillies$ 8,500,000147584$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Philadelphia Phillies$ 8,500,000129886$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Philadelphia Phillies$ 5,000,000203977$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-11-20 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2014-2016 ($26m) Option year for 2017 at $4.5m
    2012Philadelphia Phillies$ 3,700,0002471373$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Philadelphia Phillies$ 2,750,0002831669$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,900,0003401963$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Philadelphia Phillies$ 475,0005032537$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Philadelphia Phillies$ 425,0005332641$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Philadelphia Phillies$ 380,000737360$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Philadelphia Phillies$ 327,000742370$ 327,000$ 2,365,072

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