Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"More stats than you can shake a wooden stick at..."
Home >> Players >> MLB >> W >> Mike Wuertz >> Transactions and Salaries

Mike Wuertz

+ Free Agent Status: FA

Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts74Walks43Hittable68SO/BB59vsPower68Hitting5Durability74Team.522Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-660
Proper Name: Michael James Wuertz
Born: December 15, 1978 (39.001)
Place Austin, Minnesota
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 200 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Austin (Austin,MN)
Drafted: 1997 -- 11th round (334th overall) by Chicago Cubs (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 5,2004 (25.111)
Service Time:6.139 (2012)
TBC Player ID:7514
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2013-03-08 - Released by Marlins More
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Miami Marlins (2013-01-16)
Organizations:CHN, OAK
Signed by:Mark Servais
Pitch Repertoire Slider (60.68%) -- Fastball (36.16%) -- Changeup (3.16%)
Fastball Velocity: [2011] - 88.64 - [2010] - 89.54

Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the Mike Wuertz player pages for $10 for a year.
  • TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
  • This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
  • Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
  • TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2013MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2013-03-08PFAMLBReleased by Marlins---
    2013-01-16Miami MarlinsPMinorsMiami MarlinsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-05-02Cincinnati RedsPMinorsCincinnati RedsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Athletics
    Traded by Cubs to Athletics for Richie Robnett and Justin Sellers.
    Signed by Cubs (1-year)
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Chicago Cubs in 11th round (334th overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Oakland Athletics$ 2,800,0002791270$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Oakland Athletics$ 2,200,000314966$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Oakland Athletics$ 1,100,0004051050$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Chicago Cubs$ 860,0004352052$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Chicago Cubs$ 415,0005442432$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Chicago Cubs$ 327,000742380$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Chicago Cubs$ 322,0006922824$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Chicago Cubs$ 300,000755430$ 300,000$ 2,070,100

    Links to other sites

    MLB.Com - Mike Wuertz @ Razzball

    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me