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+ Pittsburgh Pirates Status: Active (MLB)
Biography Data
Positions: 3B-762, DH-5, 1B-5
Proper Name: Pedro Manuel Alvarez
Born: February 6, 1987 (28.209)
Place New York, New York
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 225 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Horace Mann (Bronx,NY)
College: Vanderbilt University
Drafted: 2008 -- 1st round (2nd overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 16,2010 (23.130)
TBC Player ID:54105
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-02-20 - Pittsburgh Pirates - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.75m) [Wins arbitration] More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]MLB #8 PIT #1 [2009]MLB #12 PIT #1
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.75m) [Wins arbitration] by Pittsburgh Pirates (2015-02-20)
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
38 19 77 50 88
*as of 2014 season.
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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-02-20Pittsburgh Pirates1BActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.75m) [Wins arbitration]40man
    2014-08-08Pittsburgh Pirates3bActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBReinstated from Bereavement list40man
    2014-08-05Pittsburgh Pirates3bBPittsburgh PiratesMLBPlaced on Bereavement list40man
    2014-01-17Pittsburgh Pirates3bActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($4.25m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2012-10-31Pittsburgh Pirates3bActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBPirates exercised option for 2013 ($0.7m)40man
    2012-05-07Pittsburgh Pirates3bActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Pirates to major league contract
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 1st round (2nd overall) of 2008 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Boston Red Sox in 14th round (438th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2015Pittsburgh Pirates$ 5,750,000216679$ 0$ 3,797,2782015-02-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($5.75m) [Wins arbitration]
    2014Pittsburgh Pirates$ 4,250,000248973$ 500,000$ 3,259,0962014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($4.25m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2013Pittsburgh Pirates$ 700,0004821947$ 490,000$ 3,019,505
    2012Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,200,0003181365$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-10-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.7m) Option exercised
    2011Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,050,000327964$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Pittsburgh Pirates$ 400,000757490$ 400,000$ 2,812,594

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