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+ Played in Major Leagues 1996-2009

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Biography Data
Positions: 1B-638, CF-540, LF-353, OF-126, DH-49, RF-20
Proper Name: Darin Charles Erstad
Born: June 4, 1974 (43.022)
Place Jamestown, North Dakota
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 212 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Jamestown (Jamestown,ND)
College: University of Nebraska
Drafted: 1995 -- 1st round (1st overall) by California Angels (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 14,1996 (22.010)
Service Time:12.077 (2008)
TBC Player ID:1048
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2008-08-29 - Houston Astros - More
Prospect Ranks:[1996]MLB #4 CAL #1
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.75m) by Houston Astros.
Organizations:CAL, ANA, CHA, HOU
Signed by:Tom Osowski
Relationship(s):Brother of Bryan Erstad

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2008MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2008-08-29Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2007-12-27Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2007-01-25Chicago White SoxChicago White SoxMLB---
    2002-08-04Anaheim AngelsAnaheim AngelsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Astros (1-year extension)
    Option declined by White Sox for 2008
    Signed by White Sox
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by California Angels in 1st round (1st overall) of 1995 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by New York Mets in 13th round (357th overall) of 1992 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009Houston Astros$ 1,750,0003441258$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Houston Astros$ 1,000,0004031756$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-08-29 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.75m)
    2007Chicago White Sox$ 750,0004581943$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-12-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1m)
    2007-01-25 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1m) Club option for 2008 (Declined)
    2006Los Angeles Angels$ 8,750,00076491$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim$ 8,250,00066493$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Anaheim Angels$ 7,750,00072792$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Anaheim Angels$ 7,250,00082590$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Anaheim Angels$ 6,250,000101489$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-08-04 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2003-2006 ($32m) Extension to prior contract
    2001Anaheim Angels$ 3,450,000191379$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Anaheim Angels$ 2,500,0002221175$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Anaheim Angels$ 800,0003761658$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Anaheim Angels$ 550,0004092255$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Anaheim Angels$ 175,0006442628$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996California Angels$ 109,000786390$ 109,000$ 957,870

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