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+ Played in Major Leagues 1991-2007

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Biography Data
Positions: CF-1450, OF-889, LF-50, DH-12, RF-10
Proper Name: Kenneth Lofton
Born: May 31, 1967 (49.234)
Place East Chicago, Indiana
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 180 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Washington (East Chicago,IN)
College: University of Arizona
Drafted: 1988 -- 17th round (428th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 14,1991 (24.106)
Service Time:15.023 (2006)
TBC Player ID:1233
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2006-12-12 - Texas Rangers - More
Prospect Ranks:[1992]MLB #28 CLE #1 [1991]MLB #75 HOU #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($6m) by Texas Rangers.
Signed by:Clark Crist
Other Sports:College Basketball (1986-1988)

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2006MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2006-12-12Texas RangersTexas RangersMLB---
    2005-12-20Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles DodgersMLB---
    2003-12-23New York YankeesNew York YankeesMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Rangers to Indians for Max Ramirez
    Signed by Rangers (1-year)
    Signed by Dodgers
    Traded by Yankees to Phillies for Felix Rodriguez.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Pirates with Aramis Ramirez and Cash to Cubs for $$2519$$, Matt Bruback and $$1148$$.
    Signed by Pirates
    Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Granted free agency
    Traded by White Sox to Giants for Ryan Meaux and Felix Diaz.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians with Alan Embree to Braves for Dave Justice and Marquis Grissom.
    Traded by Astros with Dave Rohde to Indians for Eddie Taubensee and Willie Blair.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 17th round (428th overall) of 1988 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2007Texas Rangers$ 6,000,000132584$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2007Cleveland Indians$ 6,000,000132484$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Los Angeles Dodgers$ 3,821,2362011376$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-12-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($6m)
    2005Philadelphia Phillies$ 3,100,0002211376$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-12-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($3.821m)
    2004New York Yankees$ 3,100,0001941779$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Chicago Cubs$ 1,025,0003571856$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-12-23 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2004-2005 ($6.2m)
    2003Pittsburgh Pirates$ 1,025,0003571156$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-12-23 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2004-2005 ($6.2m)
    2002Chicago White Sox$ 1,025,0003901257$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2002San Francisco Giants$ 1,025,0003902157$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Cleveland Indians$ 8,000,00043396$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Cleveland Indians$ 7,500,00031397$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Cleveland Indians$ 7,550,00024298$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Cleveland Indians$ 7,550,00016199$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Atlanta Braves$ 4,825,00053595$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Cleveland Indians$ 3,575,00078692$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Cleveland Indians$ 1,925,000164882$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Cleveland Indians$ 925,0002661371$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Cleveland Indians$ 450,0003941757$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Cleveland Indians$ 110,0006743316$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Houston Astros$ 100,000620260$ 100,000$ 742,231

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