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Raul Chavez

+ Played in Major Leagues 1996-2009
Biography Data
Positions: C-1521, SS-138, 3B-56, 2B-22, 1B-10
Proper Name: Raul Alexander Chavez
Born: March 18, 1973 (42.209)
Place Valencia, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1990 -- Signed as free agent by Houston Astros
MLB Debut:August 30,1996 (23.165)
TBC Player ID:4190
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2009-12-12 - Toronto Blue Jays - More
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4m) by Toronto Blue Jays. Minor League Contract
Organizations:HOU, ATL, MON, SEA, BAL, NYA, PIT, TOR, NYN
Signed by:Andres Reiner

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Mets
    Signed by Blue Jays
    Signed by Blue Jays to minor league contract
    Signed by Pirates to minor league contract
    Invited to spring training by Yankees
    Claimed off waivers by Orioles from Astros
    Signed as Free Agent by Astros.
    Signed by Astros
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Expos to Mariners for Robert Perez.
    Traded by Astros with Dave Veres to Expos for Sean Berry.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros.
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Astros in 1990.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009Toronto Blue Jays$ 400,000724290$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-12-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4m) Minor League Contract
    2008Pittsburgh Pirates$ 390,000753300$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-12-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.5m) Minor League Contract
    2008-01-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.55m) Minor League Contract
    2006Baltimore Orioles$ 400,0005332234$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Houston Astros$ 360,0005751937$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-12-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.4m)
    2005-02-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.36m)
    2004Houston Astros$ 315,0006642627$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Houston Astros$ 300,000703290$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Houston Astros$ 200,000757290$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2000Houston Astros$ 175,000795350$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1998Seattle Mariners$ 170,000812390$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Montreal Expos$ 150,000766340$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Montreal Expos$ 109,000786320$ 109,000$ 957,870

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