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Biography Data
Positions: P-348
Proper Name: Darin Burton Downs
Born: December 26, 1984 (32.353)
Place Southfield, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 176 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: Santaluces (Lantana,FL)
Drafted: 2003 -- 5th round (133rd overall) by Chicago Cubs (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 3,2012 (27.189)
Service Time:2.044 (2014)
TBC Player ID:37280
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-05-23 - Released by Astros More
Organizations:CHN, TBA, FLO, DET, HOU
Signed by:Rolando Pino
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (31.20%) -- Cutter (25.63%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (18.52%) -- Changeup (9.05%) -- Slider (8.08%) -- Curveball (7.52%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 89.79 - [2013] - 89.61 - [2012] - 90.6

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-05-23RPFAMLBReleased by Astros---
    2015-04-09Houston AstrosRPMinorsFresnoAAAAssigned to Fresno (AAA)---
    2014-12-27Houston AstrosRPMinorsHouston AstrosMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2014-09-02Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-08-19Houston AstrosRPDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Right oblique strain40man
    2014-05-04Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2014-04-12Houston AstrosRPMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2014-03-23Houston AstrosRPMinorsHouston AstrosMLBOptioned to minors40man
    2013-11-01Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBClaimed off waivers from Tigers by Astros40man
    2013-09-11Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBRecalled from Toledo (AAA)40man
    2013-08-04Detroit TigersRPMinorsToledoAAAActivated from DL and assigned to Toledo (AAA)40man
    2013-07-29Detroit TigersRPDL-15ToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-07-24Detroit TigersRPDL-15West MichiganAAssigned to West Michigan (A) for rehab40man
    2013-07-07Detroit TigersRPDL-15Detroit TigersMLBDL-15 Left rotator cuff tendinitis [-]40man
    2012-07-14Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBRecalled from Toledo (AAA)40man
    2012-07-12Detroit TigersRPMinorsToledoAAAOptioned to Toledo (AAA)40man
    2012-07-03Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBContract purchased from Toledo (AAA)40man
    2012-06-09Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAA---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Marlins
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Chicago Cubs in 5th round (133rd overall) of 2003 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Houston Astros$ 500,000794290$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Detroit Tigers$ 494,0006962523$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Detroit Tigers$ 480,000760340$ 480,000$ 2,954,887

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