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Josh Bard AW-6

+ Free Agent Status: FA


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Biography Data
Positions: C-999, DH-3, 1B-2
Proper Name: Joshua David Bard
Born: March 30, 1978 (38.120)
Place Ithaca, New York
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 205 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Cherry Creek (Englewood,CO)
College: Texas Tech University
Drafted: 1999 -- 3rd round (100th overall) by Colorado Rockies (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 23,2002 (24.146)
Service Time:8.008 (2011)
TBC Player ID:4476
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2012-11-12 - Released by Dodgers More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Los Angeles Dodgers (2012-06-09)
Organizations:COL, CLE, SDN, BOS, WAS, SEA, LAN


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2012MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2012-11-12CFAMLBReleased by Dodgers---
    2012-06-09Los Angeles DodgersCMinorsAlbuquerqueAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2012-03-29CFAMLBReleased by Dodgers---
    2012-01-02Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles DodgersMLB---
    2011
    2011-01-04Seattle MarinersSeattle MarinersMLB---
    2009
    2009-12-28Seattle MarinersSeattle MarinersMLB---
    2009-03-21Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2008
    2008-02-14San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLB---
    2007
    2007-01-16San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLB---
    2006
    2006-03-01Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2005
    2005-03-04Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2004
    2004-03-06Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2003
    2003-03-04Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2002
    2002-08-30Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Dodgers
    Signed by Dodgers
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Mariners
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Mariners
    Signed by Nationals to minor league contract
    Signed by Red Sox (1-year, club option 2010)
    Signed by Padres (1-year)
    Signed by Padres to avoid arbitration
    Traded by Red Sox with Cla Meredith and a player to be named later or cash to Padres for Doug Mirabelli
    Traded by Indians with David Riske and Coco Crisp to Red Sox for Guillermo Mota, Andy Marte, Kelly Shoppach, cash considerations, and a player to be named or further cash considerations.
    Traded by Rockies with Jody Gerut to Indians for Jacob Cruz.
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Colorado Rockies in 3rd round (100th overall) of 1999 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Minnesota Twins in 35th round (1027th overall) of 1996 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Seattle Mariners$ 414,000789270$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.414m) Minor League Contract
    2010Seattle Mariners$ 400,000757310$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Washington Nationals$ 1,600,0003581256$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-12-28 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4m) Minor league contract
    2009-03-21 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.6m) Minor league contract after being released by Red Sox
    2008San Diego Padres$ 2,237,5003051267$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-02-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($2.2375m)
    2007San Diego Padres$ 1,050,0003971751$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-01-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1.05m) Avoided arbitration
    2006Boston Red Sox$ 353,4005852728$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-03-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.3534m)
    2006San Diego Padres$ 353,4005852728$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-03-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.3534m)
    2005Cleveland Indians$ 317,9007322819$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3179m)
    2004Cleveland Indians$ 316,7006592227$ 300,000$ 2,070,1002004-03-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2004-2004 ($0.3167m)
    2003Cleveland Indians$ 302,1006892515$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2003-2003 ($0.3021m)
    2002Cleveland Indians$ 200,000757430$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-08-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2002-2002 ($0.2m) Contract purchased from minors

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