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Phillip Irwin AW-8

+ Free Agent Status: FA

Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks68Hittable35SO/BB75vsPower35Hitting5Durability34Team.517Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: 1B-215, P-113, 2B-94, OF-43, 3B-39, SS-2
Proper Name: Phillip Andrew Irwin
Born: February 25, 1987 (30.328)
Place Collierville, Tennessee
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 220 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Christian Brothers (Memphis,TN)
College: University of Mississippi
Drafted: 2009 -- 21st round (625th overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 14,2013 (26.048)
Service Time:0.120 (2013)
TBC Player ID:22725
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-11-18 - Granted free agency More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Texas Rangers (2015-07-31)
Organizations:PIT, TEX
Signed by:Darren Mazeroski
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (49.43%) -- Curveball (31.25%) -- Changeup (9.66%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (5.68%) -- Cutter (3.98%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 88.2 - [2013] - 89.98

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    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-11-18PFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-09-07Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)---
    2015-08-14Texas RangersPMinorsFriscoAAAssigned to Frisco (AA)---
    2015-07-31Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-11-19PIntMLBSigned with KT Wiz (Korea)---
    2014-08-31-PFA-MLBCleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent---
    2014-08-29-PFA-MLBReleased by Rangers---
    2014-08-09Texas RangersPD7Round RockAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2014-07-10Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2014-07-08Texas RangersPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2014-05-29Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2014-05-28Texas RangersPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBClaimed off waivers from Pirates by Rangers40man
    2014-05-22Pittsburgh PiratesPDFAPittsburgh PiratesMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-05-09Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsIndianapolisAAAAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2014-05-06Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2014-04-12Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsIndianapolisAAAAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2014-03-21Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsPittsburgh PiratesMLBOptioned to minors40man
    2013-10-25Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-06-03Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-60Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-60 Right arm fatigue---
    2013-04-15Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2013-04-15Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsIndianapolisAAAOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2013-03-18Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsIndianapolisAAAOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    2013-03-05Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)40man
    2012-11-20Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBContract purchased from Minors40man
    2012-08-18Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsIndianapolisAAAAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)---
    2012-06-13Pittsburgh PiratesPMinorsAltoonaAA---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Pirates
    Released by Blue Jays
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 21st round (625th overall) of 2009 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Texas Rangers$ 500,000794390$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Pittsburgh Pirates$ 490,000775340$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)

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