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Biography Data
Positions: P-684
Proper Name: John William Grabow
Born: November 4, 1978 (38.265)
Place Arcadia, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: San Gabriel (San Gabriel,CA)
Drafted: 1997 -- 3rd round (92nd overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 14,2003 (24.314)
Service Time:7.016 (2010)
TBC Player ID:4257
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2012-03-26 - Granted free agency after opting out of minor league contract More
Prospect Ranks:[2001]PIT #9
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.414m) by Los Angeles Dodgers. Minor league contract
Organizations:PIT, CHN
Signed by:Doug Takaragawa
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (40.43%) -- Changeup (32.39%) -- Slider (27.17%)
Fastball Velocity: [2011] - 87.96 - [2010] - 89.51

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2012MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2012-03-26PFAMLBGranted free agency after opting out of minor league contract---
    2012-01-02Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles DodgersMLB---
    2009-11-20Chicago CubsChicago CubsMLB---
    2009-01-20Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    2008-01-18Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    2007-02-02Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    2006-01-01Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    2005-02-26Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Dodgers
    Signed by Dodgers
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Cubs
    Traded by Pirates with Tom Gorzelanny to Cubs for Kevin Hart, Jose Ascanio and Josh Harrison
    Signed by Pirates (1-year)
    Signed by Pirates to avoid arbitration
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 3rd round (92nd overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Chicago Cubs$ 4,800,000195979$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Chicago Cubs$ 2,700,0002921268$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,300,000302863$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-20 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($7.5m)
    2009-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($2.3m) Avoided arbitration
    2009Chicago Cubs$ 2,300,0003021463$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-20 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($7.5m)
    2009-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($2.3m) Avoided arbitration
    2008Pittsburgh Pirates$ 1,135,0003871058$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1.135m)
    2007Pittsburgh Pirates$ 832,5004481345$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.8325m) Avoided arbitration
    2006Pittsburgh Pirates$ 341,7506342121$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.342m)
    2005Pittsburgh Pirates$ 327,0006592327$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-02-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.327m)
    2004Pittsburgh Pirates$ 300,000755320$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Pittsburgh Pirates$ 300,000703370$ 300,000$ 2,163,527

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