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Kensuke Tanaka

+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: 2B-104, LF-39
Proper Name: Kensuke Tanaka
Born: May 20, 1981 (36.156)
Place Fukuoka, Japan
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 163 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2013 -- Signed as free agent by San Francisco Giants
MLB Debut:July 9,2013 (32.050)
Service Time:0.021 (2013)
TBC Player ID:53809
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-04-10 - Released by Rangers More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Texas Rangers (2013-12-21)
Organizations:SFN, TEX

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-04-10lfFAMLBReleased by Rangers---
    2014-09-29Texas RangerslfMinorsRound RockAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-07-09Texas RangerslfD7Round RockAAADL-7 Injured---
    2014-04-12Texas RangerslfMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)---
    2013-12-21Texas RangerslfMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-09-05lfFAMLBReleased by Giants---
    2013-09-03San Francisco GiantslfDFAFresnoAAADesignated for Assignment---
    2013-07-30San Francisco GiantslfMinorsFresnoAAAOptioned to Fresno (AAA)40man
    2013-07-10San Francisco GiantslfActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLBContract purchased from Fresno (AAA)40man
    2013-04-06San Francisco GiantslfMinorsFresnoAAAAssigned to Fresno (AAA)---
    2013-01-22San Francisco Giants2bMinorsSan Francisco GiantsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the San Francisco Giants in 2013.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013San Francisco Giants$ 490,000775350$ 490,000$ 3,021,531

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