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Chris Carter AW-9

+ Houston Astros Status: Active (MLB)
Biography Data
Positions: 1B-652, DH-179, LF-116, 3B-83, OF-14, RF-12, SS-1
Proper Name: Vernon Christopher Carter
Born: December 18, 1986 (28.137)
Place Redwood City, California
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 220 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Sierra Vista (Las Vegas,NV)
College:
Drafted: 2005 -- 15th round (455th overall) by Chicago White Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 9,2010 (23.234)
TBC Player ID:54043
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-01-15 - Houston Astros - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4.175m) Avoids arbitration More
Prospect Ranks:[2011]MLB #91 OAK #2 [2010]MLB #28 OAK #1 [2009]MLB #76 OAK #6 [2008]OAK #10 [2007]CHA #10
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4.175m) Avoids arbitration by Houston Astros (2015-01-15)
Organizations:CHA, OAK, HOU
Signed by:Joe Butler, George Kachigan
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
32 15 82 46 94


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    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-01-15Houston Astros1b-dhActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4.175m) Avoids arbitration40man
    2013
    2013-02-05Houston Astros1b-dhActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBTraded from Athletics with Max Stassi and Brad Peacock to Astros for Jed Lowrie and Fernando Rodriguez40man
    2012
    2012-06-29Oakland Athletics1b-dhActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2012-05-25Oakland Athletics1BMinorsSacramentoAAA40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Diamondbacks with Dana Eveland, Greg Smith, Aaron Cunningham, Carlos Gonzalez and Brett Anderson to Athletics for Dan Haren and Connor Robertson
    Traded by White Sox to Diamondbacks for Carlos Quentin
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Chicago White Sox in 15th round (455th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Houston Astros$ 510,0006421429$ 500,000$ 3,221,039
    2013Houston Astros$ 494,0006951523$ 490,000$ 3,003,067
    2012Oakland Athletics$ 480,000760380$ 480,000$ 2,952,482
    2011Oakland Athletics$ 414,000789370$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-02-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.414m)
    2010Oakland Athletics$ 400,000757430$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4m)

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