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Matt Stairs AW-1WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1992-2011

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Biography Data
Positions: RF-542, DH-426, OF-311, 1B-305, LF-209, 3B-207, 2B-92, SS-29, CF-2
Proper Name: Matthew Wade Stairs
Born: February 27, 1968 (49.325)
Place Saint John, New Brunswick
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 217 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1989 -- Signed as free agent by Montreal Expos
MLB Debut:May 29,1992 (24.092)
Service Time:16.029 (2011)
TBC Player ID:454
Career Activity
Signed by:Bill MacKenzie

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Nationals
    Signed by Nationals
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Padres
    Traded by Blue Jays to Phillies for player to be named later (Fabio Castro)
    Signed by Blue Jays (2-years)
    Signed by Blue Jays to minor league contract
    Claimed off waivers by Rangers from Tigers
    Traded by Royals to Rangers for Jose Diaz
    Signed as Free Agent by Royals.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Athletics to Cubs for Eric Ireland.
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Signed by Athletics
    Granted Free Agency.
    Purchased by Red Sox from Expos.
    Signed as Free Agent by Expos.
    Purchased by Chunichi Dragons (Japan Central) from Expos.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Expos.
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Montreal Expos in 1989.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Washington Nationals$ 850,0004732048$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010San Diego Padres$ 700,0004791347$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,625,0003531957$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Toronto Blue Jays$ 1,625,0003471562$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2008Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,625,0003471762$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Toronto Blue Jays$ 850,0004361646$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Texas Rangers$ 1,350,0003561856$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Detroit Tigers$ 1,350,0003561456$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Kansas City Royals$ 1,350,0003561256$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Kansas City Royals$ 1,200,000357661$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Kansas City Royals$ 1,000,0003461162$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Pittsburgh Pirates$ 900,0003771454$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Milwaukee Brewers$ 500,0004831847$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Chicago Cubs$ 3,200,0002061078$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Oakland Athletics$ 3,050,000198679$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Oakland Athletics$ 1,950,000256672$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Oakland Athletics$ 325,0004871747$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Oakland Athletics$ 165,0006762025$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Oakland Athletics$ 130,0006762125$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Boston Red Sox$ 115,0007113422$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1993Montreal Expos$ 110,0007483118$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Montreal Expos$ 109,000680280$ 109,000$ 962,245

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