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Biography Data
Positions: P-369
Proper Name: Michael Scott Kirkman
Born: September 18, 1986 (31.123)
Place Lake City, Florida
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 185 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Columbia (Lake City,FL)
Drafted: 2005 -- 5th round (159th overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 21,2010 (23.337)
Service Time:2.079 (2014)
TBC Player ID:101342
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-03-31 - Released by Braves More
Prospect Ranks:[2011]TEX #6
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Atlanta Braves (2017-01-31)
Organizations:TEX, MIL, SDN
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (60.24%) -- Slider (29.78%) -- Changeup (8.78%) -- Fastball (0.62%) -- Curveball (0.36%) -- Cutter (0.21%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 91.97 - [2012] - 94.24

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-03-31RPFAMLBReleased by Braves---
    2017-01-31Atlanta BravesRPMinorsAtlanta BravesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-10-02RPFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2016-05-19Milwaukee BrewersRPMinorsColorado SpringsAAAAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)---
    2016-05-18Milwaukee BrewersRPMinorsMilwaukee BrewersMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2016-05-13Milwaukee BrewersRPDFAMilwaukee BrewersMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-05-06Milwaukee BrewersRPActive-MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLBClaimed off waivers from Padres by Brewers40man
    2016-05-03San Diego PadresRPDFASan Diego PadresMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-04-27San Diego PadresRPActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2016-04-07San Diego PadresRPMinorsEl PasoAAAAssigned to El Paso (AAA)---
    2016-02-29San Diego PadresRPMinorsSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-08-03RPFAMLBReleased by Brewers---
    2015-05-04Milwaukee BrewersRPMinorsColorado SpringsAAAAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)---
    2015-04-23Milwaukee BrewersRPMinorsMilwaukee BrewersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-03-18RPFAMLBReleased by Rangers---
    2014-12-05Texas RangersRPMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-12-03RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-09-02Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-05-11Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-04-25Texas RangersRPD7Round RockAAADL-7 Injured---
    2014-04-12Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)---
    2014-04-01Texas RangersRPMinorsTexas RangersMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2014-03-29Texas RangersRPDFATexas RangersMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2013-09-01Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-02Texas RangersRPDL-60Round RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab---
    2013-06-12Texas RangersRPDL-60Texas RangersMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2013-06-09Texas RangersRPDL-15Texas RangersMLBDL-15 Skin lymphoma [cancer]40man
    2012-06-12Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2012-03-31Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 5th round (159th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016San Diego Padres$ 507,500771330$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2016Milwaukee Brewers$ 507,500771310$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2014Texas Rangers$ 504,5767042722$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Texas Rangers$ 495,8006732726$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Texas Rangers$ 480,000760320$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Texas Rangers$ 423,0006843124$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Texas Rangers$ 400,000757460$ 400,000$ 2,812,412

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