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Greg Norton Pr team-4AW-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1996-2009


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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-826, 1B-236, SS-153, DH-109, LF-65, RF-43, 2B-7, OF-3
Proper Name: Gregory Blakemoor Norton
Born: July 6, 1972 (45.161)
Place San Leandro, California
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 205 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Bishop O'Dowd (Oakland,CA)
College: University of Oklahoma
Drafted: 1993 -- 2nd round (59th overall) by Chicago White Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 18,1996 (24.043)
Service Time:9.163 (2008)
TBC Player ID:651
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1997]CHA #4 [1996]CHA #10 [1995]CHA #10
Organizations:CHA, COL, DET, TBA, SEA, ATL


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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Braves (1-year)
    Traded by Mariners to Braves for a player to be named later (Nelson Payano)
    Signed by Mariners to minor league contract
    Option declined by Rays for 2008
    Signed by Devil Rays
    Signed by Devil Rays (minor)
    Signed by White Sox (Minor)
    Signed as Free Agent by Rockies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rockies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Chicago White Sox in 2nd round (59th overall) of 1993 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by San Francisco Giants in 7th round (203rd overall) of 1990 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009Atlanta Braves$ 800,0004411945$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Atlanta Braves$ 390,000753280$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2008Seattle Mariners$ 390,000753250$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Tampa Bay Rays$ 800,000453944$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Tampa Bay Rays$ 327,000742320$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2004Detroit Tigers$ 600,0004481351$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Colorado Rockies$ 600,0004391745$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Colorado Rockies$ 525,0004821847$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Colorado Rockies$ 450,0004982145$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Chicago White Sox$ 285,0005721837$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Chicago White Sox$ 255,0006211132$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Chicago White Sox$ 180,0007332019$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Chicago White Sox$ 155,0007213420$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Chicago White Sox$ 109,000786350$ 109,000$ 957,870

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