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Biography Data
Positions: 1B-1332, DH-592, 3B-306, LF-112, SS-1, RF-1
Proper Name: Jason Gilbert Giambi
Born: January 8, 1971 (47.012)
Place West Covina, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 235 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: South Hills (West Covina,CA)
College: Long Beach State University
Drafted: 1992 -- 2nd round (58th overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 8,1995 (24.120)
Service Time:19.082 (2014)
TBC Player ID:1009
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-02-17 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[1995]OAK #4
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Cleveland Indians (2013-10-31)
Organizations:OAK, NYA, COL, CLE
Signed by:Ed Crosby
Relationship(s):Brother of Jeremy Giambi

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-02-17dhRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2014-10-31dhFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-09-01Cleveland IndiansdhMinorsAkronAAAssigned to Akron (AA)40man
    2014-09-01Cleveland IndiansdhActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-08-26Cleveland IndiansdhMinorsAkronAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-07-12Cleveland IndiansdhDL-60Cleveland IndiansMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2014-06-12Cleveland IndiansdhDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Left knee inflammation40man
    2014-05-20Cleveland IndiansdhActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-05-05Cleveland IndiansdhDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Strained right calf40man
    2014-04-21Cleveland IndiansdhActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-04-18Cleveland IndiansdhDL-15AkronAAAssigned to Akron (AA)40man
    2014-03-30Cleveland IndiansdhDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Non-displaced rib fracture40man
    2014-03-30Cleveland IndiansdhActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-10-31Cleveland IndiansdhMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-10-31dhFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-04-13Cleveland IndiansdhActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-03-26Cleveland Indians1BActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-03-26Cleveland Indians1BDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Lower back strain40man
    2013-02-10Cleveland Indians1BMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-10-29-1BFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-02Colorado Rockies1BActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-24Colorado Rockies1BDL-15Colorado RockiesMLBDL-15 Viral syndrome40man
    2012-05-06Colorado Rockies1bActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Rockies
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Rockies
    Signed by Rockies
    Released by Athletics
    Signed by Athletics (1-year,club option 2010)
    Signed by Yankees
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 2nd round (58th overall) of 1992 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Milwaukee Brewers in 43rd round (1118th overall) of 1989 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Cleveland Indians$ 1,000,0004531450$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Cleveland Indians$ 750,0004701948$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Colorado Rockies$ 1,000,0004181454$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Colorado Rockies$ 1,000,0004261953$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Colorado Rockies$ 1,750,0003481462$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Oakland Athletics$ 4,000,000204675$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2009Colorado Rockies$ 4,000,000204875$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008New York Yankees$ 23,428,57122100$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007New York Yankees$ 23,428,57111100$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006New York Yankees$ 20,428,57133100$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005New York Yankees$ 13,428,57116699$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004New York Yankees$ 12,428,57124698$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003New York Yankees$ 11,428,57131697$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002New York Yankees$ 10,428,57121598$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Oakland Athletics$ 4,103,333165282$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Oakland Athletics$ 3,103,333197479$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Oakland Athletics$ 2,103,333233575$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Oakland Athletics$ 315,0004981945$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Oakland Athletics$ 205,0005671237$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Oakland Athletics$ 120,0007202220$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Oakland Athletics$ 109,000753330$ 109,000$ 999,520

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