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+ Played in Major Leagues 2006-2011

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Biography Data
Positions: P-318
Proper Name: Taylor Buchholz
Born: October 13, 1981 (35.100)
Place Lower Merion, Pennsylvania
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 220 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Springfield (Springfield,PA)
Drafted: 2000 -- 6th round (175th overall) by Philadelphia Phillies (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 7,2006 (24.176)
Service Time:5.140 (2011)
TBC Player ID:4709
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2011-01-03 - New York Mets - More
Prospect Ranks:[2005]HOU #7 [2004]MLB #50 HOU #1 [2003]MLB #88 PHI #4 [2002]PHI #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.6m) by New York Mets.
Organizations:PHI, HOU, COL, TOR, NYN
Signed by:Ken Hultzapple
Pitch Repertoire Curveball (36.99%) -- Fastball (32.19%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (23.12%) -- Changeup (7.71%)
Fastball Velocity: [2011] - 89.16 - [2010] - 88.77

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2011MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2011-01-03New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    2010-01-14Colorado RockiesColorado RockiesMLB---
    2009-01-20Colorado RockiesColorado RockiesMLB---
    2008-03-03Colorado RockiesColorado RockiesMLB---
    2007-01-01Colorado RockiesColorado RockiesMLB---
    2006-01-01Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Mets
    Granted free agency
    Claimed off waivers by Red Sox from Blue Jays
    Claimed off waivers by Blue Jays from Rockies
    Signed by Rockies (1-year)
    Traded by Astros with Willy Taveras and Jason Hirsh to Rockies for Jason Jennings and Miguel Asencio.
    Traded by Phillies with RHP Brandon Duckworth and RHP Ezequiel Astacio to Astros for LHP Billy Wagner
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Philadelphia Phillies in 6th round (175th overall) of 2000 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011New York Mets$ 600,0005111844$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.6m)
    2010Colorado Rockies$ 1,055,0004091955$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-01-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.055m) avoided arbitration
    2010Toronto Blue Jays$ 1,055,0004091555$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-01-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1.055m) avoided arbitration
    2008Colorado Rockies$ 399,0006532428$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.399m) Split contract
    2007Colorado Rockies$ 383,0006942614$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.383m)
    2006Houston Astros$ 327,000742300$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m)

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