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Matt Palmer

+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: P-372
Proper Name: Jonathan Matt Palmer
Born: March 21, 1979 (38.305)
Place Memphis, Tennessee
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Caruthersville (Caruthersville,MO)
College: Missouri State University , Three Rivers Community College
Drafted: 2002 -- 31st round (937th overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 16,2008 (29.148)
Service Time:2.012 (2012)
TBC Player ID:6527
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-08-18 - Released by Mariners More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Seattle Mariners (2013-12-22)
Organizations:SFN, ANA, SDN, LAN, SEA
Signed by:Todd Thomas
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (30.32%) -- Cutter (28.67%) -- Curveball (25.14%) -- Fastball (12.02%) -- Changeup (3.86%)
Fastball Velocity: [2012] - 89 - [2011] - 88.35 - [2010] - 89.18

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-08-18PFAMLBReleased by Mariners---
    2014-08-03Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-07-28Seattle MarinersPD7TacomaAAADL-7 Injured---
    2014-06-20Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-06-14Seattle MarinersPD7TacomaAAADL-7 Injured---
    2014-05-13Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)---
    2013-12-22Seattle MarinersPMinorsSeattle MarinersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-11-07PFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2013-04-29Los Angeles DodgersPMinorsAlbuquerqueAAAAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)---
    2013-01-10Los Angeles DodgersPMinorsLos Angeles DodgersMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-10-12-PFA-MLBElected free agency---
    2012-06-09San Diego PadresRPMinorsTucsonAAAOutrighted to Tucson (AAA)---
    2012-06-04San Diego PadresRPDFASan Diego PadresMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2012-05-20San Diego PadresRPActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBContract purchased from Tucson (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Padres
    Signed by Angels to mimor league contract
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 31st round (937th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2012San Diego Padres$ 480,000760330$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Los Angeles Angels$ 414,000789240$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Los Angeles Angels$ 420,0005882335$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Los Angeles Angels$ 400,000724310$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008San Francisco Giants$ 390,000753260$ 390,000$ 2,696,252

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