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Wei-Yin Chen AW-2

+ Baltimore Orioles Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-88
Proper Name: Wei-Yin Chen
Born: July 21, 1985 (29.226) in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 195 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 10,2012 (26.263)
TBC Player ID:53053
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Recent Contract:Signed to 3-year contract for 2012-2014 ($11.388m) by Baltimore Orioles. Club option for 2015
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Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
79 42 66 51
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (52.90%) -- Slider (14.32%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (13.51%) -- Changeup (12.28%) -- Curveball (7.00%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 91.89 - [2013] - 91.51 - [2012] - 90.98

Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

2014-10-31AOrioles exercised option for 2015 ($4.75m)
2014-08-31ARecalled from Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)
2014-08-28MAssigned to Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)
2013-09-01ARecalled from Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)
2013-08-28MOptioned to GCL Orioles (Rk)

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-10-31Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBOrioles exercised option for 2015 ($4.75m)40man
    2014-08-31Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBRecalled from Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)40man
    2014-08-28Baltimore OriolesSPMinorsGulf Coast OriolesRkAssigned to Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)40man
    2013-09-01Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBRecalled from Gulf Coast Orioles (Rk)40man
    2013-08-28Baltimore OriolesSPMinorsGulf Coast OriolesRkOptioned to GCL Orioles (Rk)40man
    2013-07-10Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-06-29Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15BowieAAAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-05-14Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15Baltimore OriolesMLBDL-15 Strained right oblique40man
    2012-05-04Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Orioles
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Baltimore Orioles$ 4,155,3332581072$ 500,000$ 3,221,039
    2013Baltimore Orioles$ 3,655,3332561072$ 490,000$ 3,003,067
    2012Baltimore Orioles$ 3,072,0002711171$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-01-10 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2012-2014 ($11.388m) Club option for 2015

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