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+ Free Agent Status: FA
Biography Data
Positions: P-549
Proper Name: Matthew Dicus Capps
Born: September 3, 1983 (31.267)
Place Douglasville, Georgia
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 220 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Alexander (Douglasville,GA)
Drafted: 2002 -- 7th round (193rd overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 16,2005 (22.013)
TBC Player ID:21475
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-05-01 - Released by Braves More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]PIT #10
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Atlanta Braves (2015-04-13)
Organizations:PIT, WAS, MIN, CLE
Signed by:Jack Powell
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (53.51%) -- Fastball (22.27%) -- Slider (17.53%) -- Changeup (6.69%)
Fastball Velocity: [2012] - 92.72 - [2011] - 92.94 - [2010] - 93.89
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
96 29 75 37

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-05-01PFAMLBReleased by Braves---
    2015-04-13Atlanta BravesPMinorsAtlanta BravesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-04-07PFAMLBReleased by Braves---
    2015-02-11Atlanta BravesPMinorsAtlanta BravesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-11-08PFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-09-29Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-09-01Cleveland IndiansPD7ColumbusAAAAssigned to Columbus (AAA)---
    2014-08-07Cleveland IndiansPD7Arizona IndiansRkAssigned to AZL Indians (Rk) for rehab---
    2014-04-14Cleveland IndiansPD7ColumbusAAADL-7 Injured---
    2013-10-17Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAARe-signed to minor league contract---
    2013-09-19Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAAActivated from DL---
    2013-04-25Cleveland IndiansPD7ColumbusAAADL-7 Right shoulder inflammation---
    2013-04-07Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAAAssigned to Columbus (AAA)---
    2013-03-26Cleveland IndiansPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-03-25PFAMLBReleased by Indians---
    2013-02-01Cleveland IndiansPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-10-29-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-25Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-17Minnesota TwinsRPDL-15Minnesota TwinsMLBDL-15 Right rotator cuff irritation40man
    2012-07-13Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-09Minnesota TwinsRPDL-15Fort MyersA+Assigned to Fort Myers (A+) for rehab40man
    2012-06-25Minnesota TwinsRPDL-15Minnesota TwinsMLBDL-15 Right shoulder discomfort40man
    2011-12-05Minnesota TwinsRPActive-MLBMinnesota TwinsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($4.5m) Club option for 201340man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Twins
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Nationals to Twins for Wilson Ramos and Joe Testa
    Signed by Nationals
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 7th round (193rd overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2012Minnesota Twins$ 4,500,000206777$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Minnesota Twins$ 7,150,000122687$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-12-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($4.75m) Option year for 2013
    2011-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($7.15m) Avoided arbitration
    2010Washington Nationals$ 3,500,000237674$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2010Minnesota Twins$ 3,500,0002371074$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2009Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,425,000294764$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-12-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($3.5m)
    2008Pittsburgh Pirates$ 435,5005171543$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-04-03 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2008-2009 ($3.05m) $0.25m signing bonus, replaced 1 year deal signed a month earlier
    2007Pittsburgh Pirates$ 401,0005772228$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.401m)
    2006Pittsburgh Pirates$ 327,000742380$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m)
    2005Pittsburgh Pirates$ 300,000794410$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-09-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) Contract purchased from minors

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