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Biography Data
Positions: LF-653, OF-489, RF-327, DH-84, CF-57, P-2
Proper Name: David Matthew Murphy
Born: October 18, 1981 (36.095)
Place Houston, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 195 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Klein (Klein,TX)
College: Baylor University
Drafted: 2003 -- 1st round (17th overall) by Boston Red Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,2006 (24.319)
Service Time:8.087 (2015)
TBC Player ID:32682
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-04-27 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2004]BOS #3
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Minnesota Twins (2016-04-15)
Organizations:BOS, TEX, CLE, ANA, MIN
Pitch Repertoire Changeup (87.80%) -- Curveball (9.76%) -- Knuckleball (2.44%)
Fastball Velocity:

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-04-27LFRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2016-04-26LFFAMLBReleased by Twins---
    2016-04-15Minnesota TwinsLFMinorsRochesterAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-03-28LFFAMLBReleased by Red Sox---
    2016-03-01Boston Red SoxLFMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-11-06LFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-07-29Los Angeles AngelsLFActive-MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLBTraded from Indians to Angels for Eric Stamets40man
    2015-01-17Cleveland IndiansLF-DHActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.775m) Avoids arbitration40man
    2014-09-05Cleveland IndianslfActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-09-05Cleveland IndianslfActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-08-10Cleveland IndianslfDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Right abdominal strain40man
    2013-11-20Cleveland IndianslfActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($12m) Club option for 201640man
    2013-10-31lfFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-01-22Texas RangerslfActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($5.775m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012-05-08Texas RangerslfActive-MLBTexas RangersMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Rangers (1-year)
    Traded by Red Sox with Kason Gabbard and Engel Beltre to Rangers for Eric Gagne and cash considerations
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Boston Red Sox in 1st round (17th overall) of 2003 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Anaheim Angels in 50th round (1439th overall) of 2000 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2015Cleveland Indians$ 6,000,000202578$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.775m) Avoids arbitration
    2015Los Angeles Angels$ 6,000,0002021078$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.775m) Avoids arbitration
    2014Cleveland Indians$ 5,500,000197578$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Texas Rangers$ 5,775,0001761081$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-11-20 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($12m) Club option for 2016
    2013-01-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($5.775m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Texas Rangers$ 3,625,0002491573$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Texas Rangers$ 2,400,0003071667$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Texas Rangers$ 427,6705642438$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Texas Rangers$ 414,8206162024$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Texas Rangers$ 393,0007102421$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Texas Rangers$ 380,000737470$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2007Boston Red Sox$ 380,000737370$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Boston Red Sox$ 327,000742510$ 327,000$ 2,365,072

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