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+ Free Agent Status: FA


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Biography Data
Positions: P-313
Proper Name: Merkin R. Valdez
Born: November 10, 1981 (35.285)
Place San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 170 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
College:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:August 1,2004 (22.264)
Service Time:1.033 (2008)
TBC Player ID:45753
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2012-11-18 - Declared free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]SFN #5 [2005]MLB #58 SFN #2 [2004]MLB #40 SFN #1
Organizations:SFN, TOR, TEX, LAN, OAK
Signed by:Felix Francisco
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (64.44%) -- Changeup (15.56%) -- Slider (13.33%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (6.67%)
Fastball Velocity: [2011] - 94.92 - [2010] - 94.73


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2012MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2012-11-18-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-07-02Oakland AthleticsPMinorsSacramentoAAAAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)---
    2012-06-21Oakland AthleticsPMinorsArizona AthleticsRk---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Athletics
    Signed by Rangers
    Traded by Giants to Blue Jays
    Traded by Braves with Damian Moss to Giants for Russ Ortiz.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Texas Rangers$ 414,000789400$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Toronto Blue Jays$ 409,5006702526$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009San Francisco Giants$ 401,0007132711$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008San Francisco Giants$ 390,000753400$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2004San Francisco Giants$ 300,000755430$ 300,000$ 2,070,100

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    MLB.Com - Merkin Valdez @ Razzball


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