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+ Houston Astros Status: Active (MLB)


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts88Walks45Hittable82SO/BB69vsPower82Hitting0Durability74Team.480Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-550, LF-2, RF-1
Proper Name: Tony Marcel Sipp
Born: July 12, 1983 (32.349)
Place Pascagoula, Mississippi
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 185 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Moss Point (Moss Point,MS)
College: Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College , Clemson University
Drafted: 2004 -- 45th round (1333rd overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 22,2009 (25.285)
Service Time:6.100 (2015)
TBC Player ID:44688
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-05-08 - Houston Astros - Reinstated from paternity leave More
Prospect Ranks:[2007]CLE #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($18m) 6--6--6 by Houston Astros (2015-12-15)
Organizations:CLE, ARI, SDN, HOU
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (56.32%) -- Slider (29.97%) -- Changeup (9.06%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (4.63%) -- Sinker (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 90.24 - [2015] - 90.93 - [2014] - 92.34 - [2013] - 90.33 - [2012] - 91.06 - [2011] - 91.32 - [2010] - 91.56


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-05-08Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBReinstated from paternity leave40man
    2016-05-07Houston AstrosRPPat LeaveHouston AstrosMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2015
    2015-12-15Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($18m) 6--6--640man
    2015-11-03RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-01-17Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.4m) Avoids arbitration40man
    2014
    2014-05-02Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.7m)40man
    2014-04-12San Diego PadresRPMinorsEl PasoAAAAssigned to El Paso (AAA)---
    2014-02-02San Diego PadresRPMinorsSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013
    2013-11-30RPFAMLBRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency---
    2013-11-21Arizona DiamondbacksRPDFAArizona DiamondbacksMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2013-09-01Arizona DiamondbacksRPActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBRecalled from Reno (AAA)40man
    2013-08-09Arizona DiamondbacksRPMinorsRenoAAAAssigned to Reno (AAA)40man
    2013-08-04Arizona DiamondbacksRPMinorsArizona DiamondbacksMLBOptioned to Reno (AAA)40man
    2013-01-17Arizona DiamondbacksRPActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.275m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012
    2012-12-11Arizona DiamondbacksPActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBTraded from Indians with Lars Anderson to Diamondbacks for Trevor Bauer, Matt Albers and Bryan Shaw40man
    2012-05-05Cleveland IndiansRPActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLB40man
    2012-03-03Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2011
    2011-03-07Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2010
    2010-03-10Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    2009
    2009-02-22Cleveland IndiansCleveland IndiansMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Indians (1-year)
    Signed by Indians (1-year)
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Cleveland Indians in 45th round (1333rd overall) of 2004 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago White Sox in 33rd round (990th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago Cubs in 28th round (828th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Houston Astros$ 6,000,000204977$ 507,500$ 4,325,690
    2015Houston Astros$ 2,400,0003691460$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-12-15 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($18m) 6--6--6
    2015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.4m) Avoids arbitration
    2014Houston Astros$ 500,000794300$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,275,0004131955$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.275m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Cleveland Indians$ 504,9005361441$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.5049m)
    2011Cleveland Indians$ 436,8006052033$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.4368m)
    2010Cleveland Indians$ 407,3006822425$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-03-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4073m)
    2009Cleveland Indians$ 400,000724450$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-02-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m)

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