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+ Played in Major Leagues 1986-2006
Biography Data
Positions: OF-1855, DH-449, LF-158, RF-129
Proper Name: Ruben Angel Garcia Sierra
Born: October 6, 1965 (50.050)
Place Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 200 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
Drafted: 1982 -- Signed as free agent by Texas Rangers
MLB Debut:June 1,1986 (20.238)
TBC Player ID:488
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2006-02-01 - Minnesota Twins - More
Prospect Ranks:[1986]TEX #2 [1985]TEX #5
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m) by Minnesota Twins. minor league contract
Organizations:TEX, OAK, NYA, DET, CIN, TOR, CHA, NYN, SEA, MIN
Relationship(s):Father of Ruben Sierra

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by Mets
    Signed by Mets to minor league contract
    Released by Twins
    Signed by Twins (minor)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rangers to Yankees for Marcus Thames.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Released by Mariners.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    Released by Rangers.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Released by Rangers.
    Purchased by Rangers from Cancun (Mexican).
    Signed by Cancun (Mexican)
    Released by Indians.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Signed by independent Atlantic City (Atlantic)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed by Mets
    Signed as Free Agent by Mets.
    Released by White Sox.
    Signed by White Sox
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Released by Blue Jays.
    Signed by Blue Jays
    Signed as Free Agent by Blue Jays.
    Released by Reds
    Released by Reds.
    Traded by Tigers to Reds for Decomba Conner and Ben Bailey.
    Traded by Yankees with Matt Drews to Tigers for Cecil Fielder.
    Traded by Athletics with Jason Beverlin to Yankees for Danny Tartabull.
    re-signed by Athletics
    Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rangers with Bobby Witt, Jeff Russell and Cash to Athletics for Jose Canseco.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Rangers.
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Texas Rangers in 1982.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2006Minnesota Twins$ 327,000742250$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-02-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m) minor league contract
    2005New York Yankees$ 1,500,0003352763$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($1.5m)
    2004New York Yankees$ 1,000,0003462362$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003New York Yankees$ 600,0004393145$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2003Texas Rangers$ 600,0004392045$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Seattle Mariners$ 1,900,0003151766$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Texas Rangers$ 200,000771360$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Texas Rangers$ 175,000795290$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1998Chicago White Sox$ 500,0004201054$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Cincinnati Reds$ 6,700,00018199$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1997Toronto Blue Jays$ 6,700,00018299$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Detroit Tigers$ 6,200,00012299$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1996New York Yankees$ 6,200,00012299$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Oakland Athletics$ 6,200,00012299$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1995New York Yankees$ 6,200,00012299$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Oakland Athletics$ 4,700,00019299$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Oakland Athletics$ 4,200,00034197$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Texas Rangers$ 5,000,00041100$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1992Oakland Athletics$ 5,000,00041100$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Texas Rangers$ 2,650,00043295$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Texas Rangers$ 1,625,00057293$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Texas Rangers$ 350,0003161161$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Texas Rangers$ 230,000357950$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Texas Rangers$ 60,00059570$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Texas Rangers$ 60,000614220$ 60,000$ 386,347

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