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Gary Sheffield #1AS-9AW-27WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1988-2009
Biography Data
Positions: RF-1014, 3B-517, LF-484, SS-362, DH-302, OF-148, 1B-9
Proper Name: Gary Antonian Sheffield
Born: November 18, 1968 (46.130)
Place Tampa, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Hillsborough (Tampa,FL)
College:
Drafted: 1986 -- 1st round (6th overall) by Milwaukee Brewers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 3,1988 (19.289)
TBC Player ID:492
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2006-11-11 - Detroit Tigers - More
Prospect Ranks:[1989]MIL #1 [1988]MIL #1 [1987]MIL #1
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2008-2009 ($28m) by Detroit Tigers.
Organizations:MIL, SDN, FLO, LAN, ATL, NYA, DET, NYN
Signed by:Dan Duquette, Jim Gabella
Relationship(s):Uncle of Jordan Sheffield, Nephew of Dwight Gooden, Married to Deleon, Singer

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
54 81 80 74 80


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Tigers
    Traded by Yankees to Tigers for Humberto Sanchez, Kevin Whelan and Anthony Claggett
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Dodgers to Braves for Andy Brown, Odalis Perez and Brian Jordan.
    Traded by Marlins with RHP Manny Barrios 3B Bobby Bonilla OF Jim Eisenreich and C Charles Johnson to Dodgers for C Mike Piazza and 3B Todd Zeile
    Traded by Marlins with Charles Johnson, Jim Eisenreich, Bobby Bonilla and Manuel Barrios to Dodgers for Todd Zeile and Mike Piazza.
    Traded by Padres with Rich Rodriguez to Marlins for Andres Berumen, Jose Martinez and Trevor Hoffman.
    Traded by Brewers with RHP Geoff Kellogg to Padres for OF Matthew Mieske RHP Ricky Bones and SS Jose Valentin March 27 1992
    Traded by Brewers with Geoff Kellogg to Padres for Matt Mieske, Jose Valentin and Ricky Bones.
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    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 1st round (6th overall) of 1986 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009New York Mets$ 14,000,00029397$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Detroit Tigers$ 13,326,30635297$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Detroit Tigers$ 10,916,07150294$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006New York Yankees$ 10,756,171421095$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-11-11 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2008-2009 ($28m)
    2006-10-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($10.9161m) Option year from previous contract
    2005New York Yankees$ 13,000,00019799$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004New York Yankees$ 13,000,00018599$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Atlanta Braves$ 11,416,66732597$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-12-12 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2004-2006 ($39m) Club option for 2007
    2002Atlanta Braves$ 9,916,66726498$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Los Angeles Dodgers$ 9,916,66724398$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Los Angeles Dodgers$ 9,916,66715299$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Los Angeles Dodgers$ 9,956,66752100$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Los Angeles Dodgers$ 14,936,66711100$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Florida Marlins$ 14,936,66711100$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Florida Marlins$ 6,100,00030297$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Florida Marlins$ 6,135,00015199$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Florida Marlins$ 5,625,00021198$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Florida Marlins$ 4,625,00021198$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993San Diego Padres$ 3,110,00085391$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1993Florida Marlins$ 3,110,00085391$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992San Diego Padres$ 750,0003061262$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Milwaukee Brewers$ 400,0003611649$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Milwaukee Brewers$ 115,0005722719$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Milwaukee Brewers$ 90,0005222135$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Milwaukee Brewers$ 62,500604240$ 62,500$ 392,107

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