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+ Houston Astros Status: Active (MLB)

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Biography Data
Positions: RF-418, CF-350, DH-20, LF-3
Proper Name: George Chelston Springer III
Born: September 19, 1989 (28.125)
Place New Britain, Connecticut
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Avon Old Farms Prep School. (Avon Old Farms,CT)
College: University of Connecticut
Drafted: 2011 -- 1st round (11th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 16,2014 (24.209)
Service Time:3.166 (2017)
TBC Player ID:142780
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-08-09 - Houston Astros - Activated from DL More
Prospect Ranks:[2014]MLB #18 HOU #2 [2013]MLB #37 HOU #3 [2012]MLB #59 HOU #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.9m) [Avoids arbitration] by Houston Astros (2017-01-12)
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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-08-09Houston AstrosCF-RFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-07-20Houston AstrosCF-RFD10Houston AstrosMLBDL-10 Left quad discomfort40man
    2017-01-12Houston AstrosCF-RFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.9m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2015-09-05Houston AstrosRFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-07-02Houston AstrosCFDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Fractured right wrist [Hit by a pitch]40man
    2015-05-13Houston AstrosCF-RFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-05-06Houston AstrosCFD7Houston AstrosMLBDL-7 Concussion (Running into RF wall to make nice catch]40man
    2014-10-01Houston AstrosCFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-23Houston AstrosCFDL-15Houston AstrosMLBDL-15 Strained right quad40man
    2014-04-16Houston AstrosCFActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-04-15Houston AstrosCFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)40man
    2013-07-06Houston AstrosCFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)---
    2013-07-05Houston AstrosCFMinorsCorpus ChristiAAAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)---
    2013-06-27Houston AstrosCFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)---
    2012-08-09Houston AstrosCFMinorsCorpus ChristiAAAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)---
    2012-06-11Houston AstrosCFMinorsLancasterA+---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Astros
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 1st round (11th overall) of 2011 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Minnesota Twins in 48th round (1437th overall) of 2008 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Houston Astros$ 3,900,0003021567$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.9m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2016Houston Astros$ 522,4005862036$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Houston Astros$ 512,9006892924$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Houston Astros$ 500,000794360$ 500,000$ 3,256,497

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