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Joey Cora Pr team-5#1AS-1AW-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-1998
Biography Data
Positions: 2B-1422, SS-92, DH-22, 3B-16, C-1
Proper Name: Jose Manuel Cora
Born: May 14, 1965 (50.020)
Place Caguas, Puerto Rico
Height/Weight: 5-8 / 162 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
College: Vanderbilt University
Drafted: 1985 -- 1st round (23rd overall) by San Diego Padres (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 6,1987 (21.327)
TBC Player ID:10182
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Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1987]SDN #6 [1986]SDN #5
Organizations:SDN, CHA, SEA, CLE
Signed by:Bill McKeon
Relationship(s):Brother of Alex Cora

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
80 91 59 65 18
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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mariners to Indians for David Bell.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Padres with Warren Newson and Kevin Garner to White Sox for Steve Rosenberg and Adam Peterson.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Diego Padres in 1st round (23rd overall) of 1985 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1998Cleveland Indians$ 1,700,0002371774$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Seattle Mariners$ 1,700,0002371274$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Seattle Mariners$ 1,025,0002831669$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Seattle Mariners$ 850,0002591072$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Seattle Mariners$ 425,0003541661$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Chicago White Sox$ 625,0003261664$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Chicago White Sox$ 465,0003922257$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Chicago White Sox$ 235,0004672042$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Chicago White Sox$ 120,0005482322$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990San Diego Padres$ 100,000649290$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989San Diego Padres$ 77,5005662630$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1987San Diego Padres$ 60,000595330$ 60,000$ 344,906

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