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Biography Data
Positions: CF-800, OF-407, LF-196, RF-67, DH-20
Proper Name: Colby Ryan Rasmus
Born: August 11, 1986 (31.165)
Place Columbus, Georgia
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 175 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Russell County (Seale,AL)
Drafted: 2005 -- 1st round (28th overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 7,2009 (22.239)
Service Time:8.103 (2017)
TBC Player ID:101511
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-11-03 - Granted free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]MLB #3 SLN #1 [2008]MLB #5 SLN #1 [2007]MLB #29 SLN #1 [2006]SLN #2
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5m) by Tampa Bay Rays (2017-01-29)
Organizations:SLN, TOR, HOU, TBA
Signed by:Scott Nichols
Relationship(s):Son of Tony Rasmus, Brother of Cory Rasmus, Brother of Cyle Rasmus, Brother of Casey Rasmus

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-11-03LFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2017-07-13Tampa Bay RaysLFZTampa Bay RaysMLBStepped away from game temporarily---
    2017-06-22Tampa Bay RaysLFD10Tampa Bay RaysMLBDL-10 Left hip tendinitis40man
    2017-05-02Tampa Bay RaysLFActive-MLBTampa Bay RaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-04-23Tampa Bay RaysLFD10MontgomeryAAAssigned to Montgomery (AA) for rehab40man
    2017-04-06Tampa Bay RaysLFD10CharlotteA+Assigned to Charlotte (A+) for rehab40man
    2017-04-01Tampa Bay RaysLFD10Tampa Bay RaysMLBDL-10 Recovery from hip surgery40man
    2017-01-29Tampa Bay RaysLFActive-MLBTampa Bay RaysMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5m)40man
    2016-11-02LFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-08-30Houston AstrosLFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-08-07Houston AstrosLFDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Ear infection40man
    2015-11-13Houston AstrosLFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($15.8m) [Free Agent] Qualifying offer acepted40man
    2015-11-03LF-CFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-06-20Houston AstrosLF-CFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBReinstated from bereavement list40man
    2015-06-16Houston AstroscfBHouston AstrosMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2015-01-21Houston AstroscfActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8m)40man
    2014-10-31cfFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-06-18Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-05-15Toronto Blue JayscfDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Right hamstring tightness40man
    2014-01-17Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($7m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2013-10-03Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-23Toronto Blue JayscfDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Bruised left eye [Hit in head by warmup throw from teammate]40man
    2013-09-13Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-14Toronto Blue JayscfDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Left oblique strain40man
    2013-01-14Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4.675m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012-05-08Toronto Blue JayscfActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Cardinals with Trever Miller, Brian Tallet and P.J. Walters to Blue Jays for Edwin Jackson, Octavio Dotel, Marc Rzepczynski and Corey Patterson
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 1st round (28th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Tampa Bay Rays$ 5,000,000248673$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-01-29 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5m)
    2016Houston Astros$ 15,800,00053195$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Houston Astros$ 8,000,000156583$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-11-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($15.8m) [Free Agent] Qualifying offer acepted
    2015-01-21 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8m)
    2014Toronto Blue Jays$ 7,000,000163981$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($7m) Avoiding arbitration
    2013Toronto Blue Jays$ 4,675,0002181176$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-01-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4.675m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,700,0002901468$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Toronto Blue Jays$ 443,0005792836$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2011St. Louis Cardinals$ 443,0005792236$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010St. Louis Cardinals$ 418,0006042233$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009St. Louis Cardinals$ 400,000724360$ 400,000$ 2,746,792

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