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Jose Canseco Pr team-1AS-6AW-19WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1985-2001

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-1182, DH-837, LF-89, RF-58, 3B-19, P-1
Proper Name: Jose Canseco Jr.
Born: July 2, 1964 (53.163)
Place Havana, Cuba
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 240 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Coral Park (Miami,FL)
Drafted: 1982 -- 15th round (392nd overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 2,1985 (21.062)
TBC Player ID:1181
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1986]OAK #1 [1985]OAK #1 [1984]OAK #7
Organizations:OAK, TEX, BOS, TOR, TBA, NYA, CHA
Signed by:Camilo Pascual
Relationship(s):Twin brother of Ozzie Canseco

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Released by Angels.
    Signed as Free Agent by Angels.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Claimed on waivers by Yankees from Devil Rays.
    Signed as Free Agent by Devil Rays.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Red Sox to Athletics for John Wasdin and Cash.
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rangers to Red Sox for Luis Ortiz and Otis Nixon.
    Traded by Athletics to Rangers for Bobby Witt, Jeff Russell, Ruben Sierra and Cash.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 15th round (392nd overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2001Chicago White Sox$ 200,000771350$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000New York Yankees$ 3,000,0002011478$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    2000Tampa Bay Rays$ 3,000,000201778$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Tampa Bay Rays$ 3,325,000154484$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,125,000202978$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Oakland Athletics$ 4,225,00074292$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Boston Red Sox$ 4,725,00046396$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Boston Red Sox$ 5,800,00016199$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Texas Rangers$ 5,100,00012199$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Texas Rangers$ 4,800,00019199$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Texas Rangers$ 4,300,00015299$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1992Oakland Athletics$ 4,300,00015299$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Oakland Athletics$ 3,500,00010199$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Oakland Athletics$ 2,000,00021298$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Oakland Athletics$ 1,600,00036296$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Oakland Athletics$ 325,0003051257$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Oakland Athletics$ 180,0003431852$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Oakland Athletics$ 75,0005562521$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Oakland Athletics$ 60,000516210$ 60,000$ 370,780

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