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+ Played between 1995-2013 Reached MLB Status: Retired
Biography Data
Positions: SS-959, 2B-814, 3B-465, DH-166, 1b-111
Proper Name: Michael Brian Young
Born: October 19, 1976 (39.039)
Place Covina, California
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 175 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Bishop Amat (La Puente,CA)
College: University of California-Santa Barbara
Drafted: 1997 -- 5th round (149th overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 29,2000 (23.345)
TBC Player ID:193
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-01-31 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2001]TEX #7 [2000]TOR #4
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Texas Rangers (2014-01-31)
Organizations:TOR, TEX, PHI, LAN
Signed by:Bill Moore

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-01-311b-3bRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2014-01-31Texas Rangers1b-3bMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-311b-3bFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-09-01Los Angeles Dodgers1b-3bActive-MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLBTraded from Phillies to Dodgers for Rob Rasmussen and cash40man
    2013-06-03Philadelphia Phillies1bActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBReinstated from Bereavement List40man
    2013-05-29Philadelphia Phillies3bBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2012-12-10Philadelphia Phillies3bActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBTraded from Rangers to Phillies for Josh Lindblom and Lisalverto Bonilla40man
    2012-08-27Texas Rangersdh-1bActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBActivated from Paternity Leave List40man
    2012-08-24Texas RangersdhPat LeaveTexas RangersMLBPlaced on Paternity Leave40man
    2012-05-08Texas RangersdhActive-MLBTexas RangersMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Rangers (7-year extension)
    Traded by Blue Jays with Darwin Cubillan to Rangers for Esteban Loaiza.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 5th round (149th overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 25th round (699th overall) of 1994 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Texas Rangers in 4th round (96th overall) of 1979 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Philadelphia Phillies$ 18,374,97523598$ 490,000$ 3,017,275
    2013Los Angeles Dodgers$ 18,374,97523598$ 490,000$ 3,017,275
    2012Texas Rangers$ 16,174,97428198$ 480,000$ 2,952,482
    2011Texas Rangers$ 16,174,97421198$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Texas Rangers$ 13,174,97441196$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2009Texas Rangers$ 13,054,52639196$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Texas Rangers$ 6,174,974152384$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($5m) Option year from previous contract
    2007Texas Rangers$ 3,575,000232872$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-01 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2009-2013 ($80m) Signed extension during spring training of 2007 season
    2006Texas Rangers$ 3,075,0002381171$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Texas Rangers$ 2,575,000261972$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Texas Rangers$ 450,0004941846$ 300,000$ 2,070,1002004-04-06 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2004-2007 ($10.5m) Club option for 2008
    2003Texas Rangers$ 415,0005182436$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Texas Rangers$ 250,0006272831$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Texas Rangers$ 200,000771340$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Texas Rangers$ 175,000795280$ 200,000$ 1,394,248

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