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Biography Data
Positions: OF-255, CF-200, RF-172, LF-116, dh-16, P-2
Proper Name: Casper Charles Wells
Born: November 23, 1984 (33.058)
Place Grand Rapids, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Schenectady (Schenectady,NY)
College: Towson University
Drafted: 2005 -- 14th round (420th overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 15,2010 (25.173)
Service Time:2.040 (2012)
TBC Player ID:38930
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-05-02 - Released by Tigers More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Detroit Tigers (2015-02-21)
Organizations:DET, SEA, PHI, CHA, OAK, CHN
Signed by:Bill Buck
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (61.54%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (17.31%) -- Changeup (11.54%) -- Cutter (3.85%) -- Slider (3.85%) -- Curveball (1.92%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 90.34

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-05-02cfFAMLBReleased by Tigers---
    2015-04-10Detroit TigerscfMinorsErieAAAssigned to Erie (AA)---
    2015-02-21Detroit TigerscfMinorsDetroit TigersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-06-27cfFAMLBReleased by Cubs---
    2014-05-19Chicago CubscfMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)---
    2013-11-25Chicago CubscfMinorsChicago CubsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-11-02cfFAMLBRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency---
    2013-10-17Philadelphia PhilliescfMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2013-09-27Philadelphia PhilliescfActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-26Philadelphia PhilliescfDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Vision complications40man
    2013-08-08Philadelphia PhilliescfActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBClaimed off waivers from White Sox by Phillies40man
    2013-04-29Chicago White SoxlfActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBTraded from Athletics to White Sox for cash40man
    2013-04-28Oakland AthleticslfDFAOakland AthleticsMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-04-22Oakland AthleticslfActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBTraded from Blue Jays to Athletics for cash40man
    2013-04-15Toronto Blue JaysrfDFAToronto Blue JaysMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-04-10Toronto Blue JaysrfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBClaimed off waivers from Mariners by Blue Jays40man
    2013-03-31Seattle MarinersrfDFASeattle MarinersMLBDesignated for assignment ---
    2013-02-02Seattle MarinersrfActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5054m)40man
    2012-09-05Seattle MarinersrfActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2012-08-27Seattle MarinersrfMinorsTacomaAAAOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2012-06-13Seattle Marinerscf-rfActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2012-05-24Seattle MarinerslfMinorsTacomaAAAOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2012-05-07Seattle MarinersOFActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Tigers with Charlie Furbush and Francisco Martinez to Mariners for David Pauley and Doug Fister
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Detroit Tigers in 14th round (420th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Chicago White Sox$ 505,4005692037$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5054m)
    2013Philadelphia Phillies$ 505,4005692237$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5054m)
    2013Oakland Athletics$ 505,4005691937$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5054m)
    2012Seattle Mariners$ 488,2006281831$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Seattle Mariners$ 418,0007312519$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2011Detroit Tigers$ 418,0007312919$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Detroit Tigers$ 400,000757300$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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