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Craig Breslow WS-1

+ Columbus (AAA) >> Cleveland Indians Status: Minors


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Biography Data
Positions: P-797
Proper Name: Craig Andrew Breslow
Born: August 8, 1980 (37.008)
Place New Haven, Connecticut
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 180 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Trumbull (Trumbull,CT)
College: Yale University
Drafted: 2002 -- 26th round (769th overall) by Milwaukee Brewers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 23,2005 (24.349)
Service Time:8.129 (2016)
TBC Player ID:21437
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-08-09 - Cleveland Indians - Assigned to Columbus (AAA) More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Cleveland Indians (2017-08-04)
Organizations:MIL, SDN, BOS, MIN, CLE, OAK, ARI, MIA, TEX
Signed by:Tommy Tanous
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (44.06%) -- Slider (21.70%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (18.01%) -- Changeup (12.44%) -- Curveball (3.79%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 89.46 - [2016] - 89.55 - [2015] - 89.97 - [2014] - 87.87 - [2013] - 89.55 - [2012] - 90.87 - [2011] - 91 - [2010] - 90.39


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-08-09Cleveland IndiansRPMinorsColumbusAAAAssigned to Columbus (AAA)---
    2017-08-04Cleveland IndiansRPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2017-07-30RPFAMLBReleased by Twins---
    2017-07-24Minnesota TwinsRPDFAMinnesota TwinsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2017-07-18Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-07-09Minnesota TwinsRPD10RochesterAAAAssigned to Rochester (AAA) for rehab40man
    2017-06-28Minnesota TwinsRPD10Minnesota TwinsMLBDL-10 Thoracic rib cage soreness40man
    2017-03-21Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2017-02-09Minnesota TwinsRPMinorsMinnesota TwinsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016
    2016-08-09RPFAMLBReleased by Rangers---
    2016-08-04Texas RangersRPZRound RockAAAPlaced on temporary inactive list---
    2016-07-27Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-07-18RPFAMLBReleased by Marlins---
    2016-05-13Miami MarlinsRPMinorsNew OrleansAAAOutrighted to minors---
    2016-05-11Miami MarlinsRPDFAMiami MarlinsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-04-03Miami MarlinsRPActive-MLBMiami MarlinsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2016-02-12Miami MarlinsSPMinorsMiami MarlinsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015
    2015-11-02SPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-06-15Boston Red SoxSPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBReinstated from Paternity Leave40man
    2015-06-12Boston Red SoxRPPat LeaveBoston Red SoxMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2015-01-06Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) [Free Agent]40man
    2014
    2014-10-30RPFAMLBTeam option declined, declared free agent---
    2014-04-09Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-04-03Boston Red SoxRPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab40man
    2014-03-27Boston Red SoxRPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Strained left shoulder40man
    2013
    2013-10-07Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBRecalled from Portland (AA)40man
    2013-08-27Boston Red SoxRPMinorsPortlandAAAssigned to Portland (AA)40man
    2013-05-06Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-04-27Boston Red SoxRPDL-15PawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-04-23Boston Red SoxRPDL-15PortlandAAAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-03-31Boston Red SoxRPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Left shoulder tendinitis 40man
    2013-01-19Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($6.25m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2012
    2012-07-31Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBTraded from Diamondbacks to Red Sox for Scott Podsednik and Matt Albers40man
    2012-05-03Arizona DiamondbacksRPActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLB40man
    2012-02-09Arizona DiamondbacksArizona DiamondbacksMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.795m) [Avoids arbitration]---
    2011
    2011-12-09Arizona DiamondbacksRPActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBTraded from Athletics with Trevor Cahill and cash to Diamondbacks for Collin Cowgill, Jarrod Parker and Ryan Cook40man
    2011-01-25Oakland AthleticsActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($1.4m) [Avoids arbitration]---
    2010
    2010-03-08Oakland AthleticsOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.425m) [Renewed]---
    2009
    2009-05-20Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBClaimed off waivers from Twins by Athletics40man
    2009-03-08Minnesota TwinsMinnesota TwinsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.422m) [Renewed]---
    2008
    2008-03-06Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.392m) [Renewed]---
    2006
    2006-01-27Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2005
    2005-03-06San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Athletics with Trevor Cahill to Diamondbacks for Collin Cowgill, Jarrod Parker and Ryan Cook
    Claimed off waivers by Twins from Indians
    Signed by Red Sox (1-year)
    Released by Brewers
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 26th round (769th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Minnesota Twins$ 1,250,0004371252$ 535,000$ 4,304,794
    2016Miami Marlins$ 1,500,0004101455$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Boston Red Sox$ 2,000,0003911757$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2m) [Free Agent]
    2014Boston Red Sox$ 3,825,0002711471$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Boston Red Sox$ 2,325,0003332064$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-01-19 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($6.25m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2012Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,795,0003431363$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-02-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.795m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2012Boston Red Sox$ 1,795,0003431663$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-02-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.795m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2011Oakland Athletics$ 1,400,0003801458$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-25 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($1.4m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2010Oakland Athletics$ 425,0005741737$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.425m) [Renewed]
    2009Oakland Athletics$ 422,0005841228$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.422m) [Renewed]
    2009Minnesota Twins$ 422,0005842828$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.422m) [Renewed]
    2008Minnesota Twins$ 392,0007322419$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-03-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.392m) [Renewed]
    2008Cleveland Indians$ 392,0007322619$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-03-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.392m) [Renewed]
    2006Boston Red Sox$ 327,000742480$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-27 - Signed to Minor League Contract
    2005San Diego Padres$ 300,000794440$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-03-06 - Signed to minor league contract

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