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Biography Data
Positions: CF-1015, RF-467, OF-140, 1B-137, LF-62, DH-55
Proper Name: Mark Steven Kotsay
Born: December 2, 1975 (41.147)
Place Whittier, California
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 190 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Santa Fe (Santa Fe Springs,CA)
College: Cal State Fullerton
Drafted: 1996 -- 1st round (9th overall) by Florida Marlins (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 11,1997 (21.222)
Service Time:16.018 (2013)
TBC Player ID:994
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2013-10-31 - Declared free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[1998]MLB #12 [1997]MLB #77 MIA #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract extension thru 2013 ($1.3m) by San Diego Padres (2012-08-12)
Organizations:FLO, SDN, OAK, ATL, BOS, CHA, MIL
Signed by:David Finley

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2013MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2013-10-31LFFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-08-12San Diego PadresLFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to 1-year contract extension thru 2013 ($1.3m)40man
    2012-08-12San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLB---
    2012-06-03San Diego PadreslfActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-05-20San Diego PadresOFDL-15San Diego PadresMLBDL-15 Lower back strain40man
    2012-04-16San Diego PadresOFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-04-03San Diego PadresLFDL-15San Diego PadresMLBDL-15 Right calf40man
    2011-11-16San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLB---
    2011-02-03Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee BrewersMLB---
    2009-11-05Chicago White SoxChicago White SoxMLB---
    2009-01-12Boston Red SoxBoston Red SoxMLB---
    2005-07-09Oakland AthleticsOakland AthleticsMLB---
    2002-07-15Oakland AthleticsOakland AthleticsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Padres
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Brewers
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Red Sox to White Sox for Brian Anderson
    Signed by Red Sox (1-year)
    Traded by Braves to Red Sox for Luis Sumoza
    Traded by Athletics to Braves for Joey Devine, Jamie Richmond and cash considerations
    Traded by Padres to Athletics for Ramon Hernandez and Terrence Long.
    Traded by Marlins with OF Cesar Crespo to Padres for RHP Matt Clement OF Eric Owens and RHP Omar Ortiz March 30 2001
    Traded by Marlins with Cesar Crespo to Padres for Omar Ortiz, Eric Owens and Matt Clement.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Florida Marlins in 1st round (9th overall) of 1996 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013San Diego Padres$ 1,300,0004101455$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012San Diego Padres$ 1,250,0003891457$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-08-12 - Signed to 1-year contract extension thru 2013 ($1.3m)
    2012-08-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($1.3m) Extension to existing contract
    2011Milwaukee Brewers$ 800,0004791947$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-11-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.25m)
    2011-02-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.8m)
    2010Chicago White Sox$ 1,500,0003621760$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Boston Red Sox$ 1,500,0003612155$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.5m)
    2009-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.5m)
    2009Chicago White Sox$ 1,500,0003611455$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.5m)
    2009-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.5m)
    2008Atlanta Braves$ 7,000,000127786$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2008Boston Red Sox$ 7,000,0001271086$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Oakland Athletics$ 8,000,00093489$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Oakland Athletics$ 7,000,000106487$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Oakland Athletics$ 6,500,000113388$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-07-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2007-2008 ($15m) Extension to existing contract
    2004Oakland Athletics$ 5,500,000123287$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003San Diego Padres$ 4,450,000157681$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002San Diego Padres$ 3,050,000230575$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-07-15 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2004-2006 ($16m) Extension signed during 2002 season. Player options for 2005 and 2006
    2001San Diego Padres$ 2,125,000282769$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Florida Marlins$ 324,000541941$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Florida Marlins$ 280,000569837$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Florida Marlins$ 171,0008062611$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Florida Marlins$ 150,000766310$ 150,000$ 1,182,177

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