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Biography Data
Positions: P-240
Proper Name: Joel Martin Zumaya
Born: November 9, 1984 (31.349)
Place Chula Vista, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Bonita Vista (Chula Vista,CA)
Drafted: 2002 -- 11th round (320th overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 3,2006 (21.145)
Service Time:6.000 (2011)
TBC Player ID:22519
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-02-15 - Released by Twins More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]MLB #35 DET #2 [2005]DET #4 [2004]DET #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.85m) by Minnesota Twins.
Signed by:Rob Wilfong
Relationship(s):Brother of Richard Zumaya

Pitch Repertoire Fastball (69.90%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.92%) -- Curveball (14.19%)
Fastball Velocity: [2010] - 99.19

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-02-15PFAMLBReleased by Twins---
    2012-01-18Minnesota TwinsMinnesota TwinsMLB---
    2011-01-14Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    2010-01-13Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    2009-01-20Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    2008-02-20Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    2007-03-02Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    2006-02-08Detroit TigersDetroit TigersMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Twins
    Signed by Twins
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Tigers (1-year)
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Detroit Tigers in 11th round (320th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2010Detroit Tigers$ 915,0004371752$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-01-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.915m) avoided arbitration
    2009Detroit Tigers$ 735,0004662442$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.735m) Avoided arbitration
    2008Detroit Tigers$ 420,0005452440$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-02-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.42m)
    2007Detroit Tigers$ 410,0005532331$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.41m)
    2006Detroit Tigers$ 327,000742380$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-02-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m)

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