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+ Played in Major Leagues 1988-2009

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Biography Data
Positions: P-708, OF-1
Proper Name: Randall David Johnson
Nickname(s): The Big Unit
Born: September 10, 1963 (52.237)
Place Walnut Creek, California
Height/Weight: 6-10 / 230 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: Livermore (Livermore,CA)
College: USC
Drafted: 1985 -- 2nd round (36th overall) by Montreal Expos (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 15,1988 (25.005)
Service Time:20.020 (2008)
TBC Player ID:1050
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2008-12-26 - San Francisco Giants - More
Prospect Ranks:[1989]MON #2 [1988]MON #1 [1987]MON #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($8m) by San Francisco Giants.
Organizations:MON, SEA, HOU, ARI, NYA, SFN
Signed by:Cliff Ditto, Bob Fontaine

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2008MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2008-12-26San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2007-01-04Arizona DiamondbacksArizona DiamondbacksMLB---
    2005-01-07Arizona DiamondbacksArizona DiamondbacksMLB---
    2003-03-25Arizona DiamondbacksArizona DiamondbacksMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Giants (1-year)
    Traded by Yankees with cash to Diamondbacks for Luis Vizcaino, Ross Ohlendorf, Steven Jackson and Alberto Gonzalez
    Traded by Diamondbacks to Yankees for Javier Vazquez, Brad Halsey and Dioner Navarro.
    Signed as Free Agent by Diamondbacks.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mariners to Astros for John Halama, Carlos Guillen and Freddy Garcia.
    Traded by Expos with RHP Brian Holman and RHP Gene Harris to Mariners for LHP Mark Langston and a player to be named
    Traded by Expos with Gene Harris and Brian Holman to Mariners for Mike Campbell and Mark Langston.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Montreal Expos in 2nd round (36th overall) of 1985 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Atlanta Braves in 4th round (89th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009San Francisco Giants$ 8,000,000104587$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Arizona Diamondbacks$ 15,100,54621198$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-12-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($8m)
    2007Arizona Diamondbacks$ 9,100,54674191$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-01-04 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2007-2008 ($26m) $12m signing bonus
    2006New York Yankees$ 15,661,42710599$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005New York Yankees$ 16,000,00011499$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-01-07 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2006-2007 ($32m) Extension signed during 2005 season. Signed and then traded to Yankees
    2004Arizona Diamondbacks$ 16,000,0009199$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Arizona Diamondbacks$ 15,000,00011199$ 300,000$ 2,163,5272003-03-25 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2004-2005 ($33m) Extension signed before 2004 season
    2002Arizona Diamondbacks$ 13,350,000101100$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Arizona Diamondbacks$ 13,350,00051100$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Arizona Diamondbacks$ 13,350,00021100$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Arizona Diamondbacks$ 9,700,00071100$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Seattle Mariners$ 6,000,00031297$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Houston Astros$ 6,000,00031397$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Seattle Mariners$ 6,325,00025298$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Seattle Mariners$ 6,025,00016299$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Seattle Mariners$ 4,675,00049295$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Seattle Mariners$ 3,325,00088491$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Seattle Mariners$ 2,625,000124587$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Seattle Mariners$ 109,000680280$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Seattle Mariners$ 350,0003771747$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Seattle Mariners$ 150,0005031929$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Montreal Expos$ 70,0005992726$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1989Seattle Mariners$ 70,0005992226$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Montreal Expos$ 62,500604270$ 62,500$ 392,107

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