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+ Played between 1996-2013 Reached MLB Status: Retired
Biography Data
Positions: P-462, LF-1
Proper Name: Roy Edward Oswalt
Born: August 29, 1977 (37.274)
Place Weir, Mississippi
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 170 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Weir (Weir,MS)
College: Holmes Community College
Drafted: 1996 -- 23rd round (684th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 6,2001 (23.250)
TBC Player ID:1385
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-02-12 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2001]MLB #13 HOU #1 [1999]HOU #9
Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Colorado Rockies (2013-05-02)
Organizations:HOU, PHI, TEX, COL
Signed by:James Farrar
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (48.09%) -- Changeup (16.54%) -- Curveball (13.13%) -- Slider (12.37%) -- Sinker (9.37%) -- Cutter (0.51%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 90.87 - [2012] - 91.52 - [2011] - 91.54 - [2010] - 92.63
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
82 64 77 69


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-02-12SPRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2013
    2013-10-31SPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-09-06Colorado RockiesSPActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-04Colorado RockiesSPDL-15Grand JunctionRkAssigned to Grand Junction (Rk) for rehab40man
    2013-07-08Colorado RockiesSPDL-15Colorado RockiesMLBDL-15 Strained left hamstring [Running in to cover home plate on a wild pitch]40man
    2013-06-20Colorado RockiesSPActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBContract purchased from Tulsa (AA)40man
    2013-05-24Colorado RockiesPMinorsTulsaAAAssigned to Tulsa (AA)---
    2013-05-02Colorado RockiesPMinorsColorado RockiesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012
    2012-10-29-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-06-22Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBContract purchased from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2012-06-17Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)---
    2012-05-29Texas RangersPMinorsFriscoAASigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Astros to Phillies for J.A. Happ, Anthony Gose and Jonathan Villar
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 23rd round (684th overall) of 1996 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Colorado Rockies$ 490,000774260$ 490,000$ 3,019,505
    2012Texas Rangers$ 480,000760280$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Philadelphia Phillies$ 16,000,00022398$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Philadelphia Phillies$ 15,000,00027497$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2010Houston Astros$ 15,000,00027297$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2009Houston Astros$ 14,000,00029497$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Houston Astros$ 13,000,00039396$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Houston Astros$ 13,000,00027297$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Houston Astros$ 11,000,00039396$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-08-30 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2007-2011 ($73m) Club option for 2012 ($16m with $2m buyout)
    2005Houston Astros$ 5,900,000129586$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-02-11 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2005-2006 ($16.9m) Avoided abritration
    2004Houston Astros$ 3,250,0001871080$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Houston Astros$ 500,0004751939$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Houston Astros$ 300,0005692536$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Houston Astros$ 200,000771390$ 200,000$ 1,897,758

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