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Biography Data
Positions: P-886
Proper Name: Octavio Eduardo Dotel
Born: November 25, 1975 (42.058)
Place Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 175 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1993 -- Signed as free agent by New York Mets
MLB Debut:June 26,1999 (23.214)
Service Time:14.113 (2013)
TBC Player ID:1023
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-10-04 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[1999]MLB #45 NYN #2 [1997]NYN #10
Signed by:Eddy Toledo
Relationship(s):Brother of Angel Dotel

Pitch Repertoire Cutter (80.13%) -- Slider (18.30%) -- Fastball (1.58%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 89.33 - [2012] - 92.77 - [2011] - 91.68 - [2010] - 91.5

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-10-04RPRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2013-10-31RPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-09-04Detroit TigersRPDL-60Detroit TigersMLBRecalled from Toledo (AAA) rehab---
    2013-08-27Detroit TigersRPDL-60ToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab---
    2013-08-14Detroit TigersRPDL-60LakelandA+Assigned to Lakeland (A+) for rehab---
    2013-08-07Detroit TigersRPDL-60Gulf Coast Tigers (East)RkAssigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (Rk) for rehab---
    2013-06-09Detroit TigersRPDL-60Detroit TigersMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2013-04-23Detroit TigersRPDL-15Detroit TigersMLBDL-15 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2012-10-30Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBTigers exercised option for 2013 ($3.5m)40man
    2012-06-19Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-12Detroit TigersRPDL-15Detroit TigersMLBDL-15 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2012-05-06Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Tigers
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Blue Jays with Edwin Jackson, Marc Rzepczynski and Corey Patterson to Cardinals for Colby Rasmus, Trever Miller, Brian Tallet and P.J. Walters
    Signed by Blue Jays
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Dodgers to Rockies
    Traded by Pirates to Dodgers for James McDonald and Andrew Lambo
    Signed by Pirates
    Signed by White Sox (2-years)
    Traded by Royals to Braves for Kyle Davies
    Signed by Royals (1-year)
    Signed by Yankees
    Traded by Astros with John Buck and Cash to Athletics for Carlos Beltran.
    Traded by Mets with Kyle Kessel and Roger Cedeno to Astros for Mike Hampton and Derek Bell.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets.
    Signed as nondrafted free agent by Mets
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Mets in 1993.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Detroit Tigers$ 3,500,0002591372$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Detroit Tigers$ 3,000,0002721370$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,000,0002611371$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2011Toronto Blue Jays$ 3,000,0002611071$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Pittsburgh Pirates$ 3,250,000253672$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2010Colorado Rockies$ 3,250,0002531072$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2010Los Angeles Dodgers$ 3,250,0002531372$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Chicago White Sox$ 6,000,000152982$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Chicago White Sox$ 5,000,0001761281$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Kansas City Royals$ 5,000,000160680$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2007Atlanta Braves$ 5,000,000160880$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006New York Yankees$ 2,000,0003111861$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Oakland Athletics$ 4,750,000148584$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Houston Astros$ 2,800,0002151276$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2004Oakland Athletics$ 2,800,000215976$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Houston Astros$ 1,600,0003091062$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Houston Astros$ 435,0005161843$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Houston Astros$ 305,0005702337$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Houston Astros$ 240,0006412529$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999New York Mets$ 200,000807370$ 200,000$ 1,454,491

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