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+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-2001

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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-2097, 1B-33, DH-1
Proper Name: Kenneth Gene Caminiti
Born: April 21, 1963
Place Hanford, California
Death October 10, 2004 (41.172)
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 200 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Leigh (San Jose,CA)
College: San Jose State University
Drafted: 1984 -- 3rd round (71st overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 16,1987 (24.086)
TBC Player ID:798
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1987]HOU #5 [1986]HOU #5
Organizations:HOU, SDN, TEX, ATL
Signed by:Bill Hallauer, Paul Weaver

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Released by Rangers.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Astros.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Astros with Sean Fesh, Brian Williams, Roberto Petagine, Steve Finley and Andujar Cedeno to Padres for Craig Shipley, Phil Plantier, Pedro Martinez, Ricky Gutierrez, Doug Brocail and Derek Bell.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 3rd round (71st overall) of 1984 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2001Texas Rangers$ 3,500,000186980$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2001Atlanta Braves$ 3,500,0001861080$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Houston Astros$ 4,500,000124687$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Houston Astros$ 4,500,000103389$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998San Diego Padres$ 3,500,000116788$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997San Diego Padres$ 3,150,000118688$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996San Diego Padres$ 3,275,00093390$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995San Diego Padres$ 4,600,00052295$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Houston Astros$ 3,250,00094490$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Houston Astros$ 3,150,00083391$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Houston Astros$ 1,500,000208275$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Houston Astros$ 2,200,00088288$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Houston Astros$ 240,0004302039$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Houston Astros$ 129,0004752141$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Houston Astros$ 62,500604290$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Houston Astros$ 62,5005132527$ 60,000$ 344,906

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