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Fernando Abad

+ Boston Red Sox Status: Active (MLB)

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Biography Data
Positions: P-503
Proper Name: Fernando A. Abad
Born: December 17, 1985 (31.309)
Place La Romana, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 170 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School:
Drafted: 2002 -- Signed as free agent by Houston Astros
MLB Debut:July 28,2010 (24.223)
Service Time:5.073 (2016)
TBC Player ID:141714
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-01-30 - Boston Red Sox - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Lost arbitration] More
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Lost arbitration] by Boston Red Sox (2017-01-30)
Organizations:HOU, WAS, OAK, MIN, BOS
Signed by:Julio Linares
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (37.25%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (33.33%) -- Changeup (15.37%) -- Curveball (11.70%) -- Cutter (2.14%) -- Slider (0.20%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 92.04 - [2016] - 90.98 - [2015] - 90.24 - [2014] - 91.51 - [2013] - 93.44 - [2012] - 90.1 - [2011] - 90.12 - [2010] - 90.08

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-01-30Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Lost arbitration]40man
    2016-08-01Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBTraded from Twins to Red Sox for Pat Light40man
    2016-04-19Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBReinstated from bereavement list40man
    2016-04-17Minnesota TwinsRPBMinnesota TwinsMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2016-04-02Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-12-18Minnesota TwinsRPMinorsMinnesota TwinsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-12-05RPFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2015-12-02Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsOakland AthleticsMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2015-11-22Oakland AthleticsRPDFAOakland AthleticsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2015-01-24Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.0875m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2013-11-25Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBTraded from Nationals to Athletics for John Wooten40man
    2013-11-21Washington NationalsRPDFAWashington NationalsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2013-05-21Washington NationalsRPActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBContract purchased from Syracuse (AAA)40man
    2013-04-06Washington NationalsPMinorsSyracuseAAAAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)---
    2012-11-23Washington NationalsPMinorsWashington NationalsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-11-01-PFA-MLBRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency---
    2012-08-25Houston AstrosSPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBRecalled from Oklahoma CIty (AAA)40man
    2012-07-28Houston AstrosRPMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2012-06-15Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-11Houston AstrosRPDL-15Oklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-27Houston AstrosRPDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Right intercostal strain40man
    2012-04-27Houston AstrosPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2012-02-18Houston AstrosPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.485m)40man
    2011-07-31Houston AstrosPMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Astros in 2002.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Boston Red Sox$ 2,000,0003701358$ 535,000$ 4,304,7942017-01-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Lost arbitration]
    2016Boston Red Sox$ 507,500771360$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2016Minnesota Twins$ 507,500771330$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Oakland Athletics$ 1,087,5004711548$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.0875m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2014Oakland Athletics$ 525,9005362441$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Washington Nationals$ 490,000775370$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Houston Astros$ 485,0006602026$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-02-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.485m)
    2011Houston Astros$ 418,0007312419$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Houston Astros$ 400,000757460$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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