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+ Played in Major Leagues 2004-2010

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Biography Data
Positions: SS-1144, 2B-568
Proper Name: Kazuo Matsui
Born: October 23, 1975 (41.087)
Place Osaka, Japan
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 185 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 6,2004 (28.166)
Service Time:4.111 (2008)
TBC Player ID:51386
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2007-12-02 - Houston Astros - More
Prospect Ranks:[2004]MLB #7
Recent Contract:Signed to 3-year contract for 2008-2010 ($16.5m) by Houston Astros. $1.5m signing bonus
Organizations:NYN, COL, HOU

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2007MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2007-12-02Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2006-11-13Colorado RockiesColorado RockiesMLB---
    2003-12-11New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Rockies
    Signed by Astros (3-years)
    Signed by Rockies
    Traded by Mets with cash considerations to Rockies for Eli Marrero
    Signed as undrafted Free Agent by Mets.
    Drafted by Seibu (Japan) in third round of 1994 Japanese draft
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2010Houston Astros$ 5,500,000156483$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Houston Astros$ 5,500,000161680$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Houston Astros$ 5,500,000162582$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Colorado Rockies$ 1,500,0003561355$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-12-02 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2008-2010 ($16.5m) $1.5m signing bonus
    2006Colorado Rockies$ 8,033,33385290$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-11-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1.5m)
    2006New York Mets$ 8,033,33385790$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-11-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1.5m)
    2005New York Mets$ 7,033,333103689$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004New York Mets$ 300,000755510$ 300,000$ 2,070,100

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