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Melvin Mercedes

+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: P-240
Proper Name: Melvin Mercedes
Born: November 2, 1990 (27.079)
Place El Seybo, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2008 -- Signed as free agent by Detroit Tigers
MLB Debut:August 15,2014 (23.286)
Service Time:0.003 (2014)
TBC Player ID:152960
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-03-29 - Released by Tigers More
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Detroit Tigers (2015-12-26)
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (65.22%) -- Changeup (26.09%) -- Slider (8.70%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 93.44

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-03-29PFAMLBReleased by Tigers---
    2015-12-26Detroit TigersPMinorsDetroit TigersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-11-11PFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-09-04Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA)---
    2015-07-08Detroit TigersPMinorsErieAAAssigned to Erie (AA)---
    2015-07-03Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA)---
    2015-06-24Detroit TigersPMinorsErieAAAssigned to Erie (AA)---
    2014-12-20Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAAOutrighted to minors---
    2014-12-12Detroit TigersPDFAToledoAAADesignated for Assignment---
    2014-08-17Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA)40man
    2014-08-14Detroit TigersPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBRecalled from Toledo (AAA)40man
    2014-03-19Detroit TigersPMinorsToledoAAAAssigned to Toledo (AAA)40man
    2013-10-07Detroit TigersPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBRecalled from Erie (AA)40man
    2013-06-22Detroit TigersPMinorsErieAAAssigned to Erie (AA)40man
    2013-03-11Detroit TigersPMinorsLakelandA+Optioned to Lakeland (A+)40man
    2012-11-20Detroit TigersPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBContract purchased from Minors40man
    2012-06-15Detroit TigersPMinorsWest MichiganAAssigned to West Michigan (A)---
    2012-06-12Detroit TigersPMinorsWest MichiganA---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Tigers
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 2008.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Detroit Tigers$ 500,000794380$ 500,000$ 3,256,497

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