Get a daily email with MLB/Minor League statistics for a custom list of YOUR selected players. Sign up to the Player Tracker.
"Organizing the World
of Baseball Data"
Recent MLB Deaths:   Jim Fanning  -   Harley Hisner  -   Al Rosen  -   Bob Anderson  -   Jeff McKnight  -   Minnie Minoso  -   Alex Johnson
Home >> Players >> MLB >> W >> Tim Wakefield >> Transactions and Salaries

Tim Wakefield AS-1AW-5WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1992-2011
Biography Data
Positions: P-765, 1B-47, 3B-17, 2B-7
Proper Name: Timothy Stephen Wakefield
Born: August 2, 1966 (48.268)
Place Melbourne, Florida
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Eau Gallie (Melbourne,FL)
College: Florida Technical College
Drafted: 1988 -- 8th round (200th overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 31,1992 (25.363)
TBC Player ID:313
Update this Profile
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2009-11-09 - Boston Red Sox - More
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($5m) by Boston Red Sox.
Organizations:PIT, BOS
Signed by:Fred Goodman
Pitch Repertoire Knuckleball (86.53%) -- Fastball (10.46%) -- Curveball (3.00%)
Fastball Velocity: [2011] - 72.95 - [2010] - 72.78
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
46 44 54 43


Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the Tim Wakefield player pages for $10 for a year.
  • TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
  • This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
  • Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
  • TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Option exercised by Red Sox
    Option Exercised by Red Sox for 2008
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Granted free agency
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Released by Pirates.
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Pittsburgh Pirates in 8th round (200th overall) of 1988 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Boston Red Sox$ 2,000,0003311864$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Boston Red Sox$ 3,500,0002371674$ 400,000$ 2,812,594
    2009Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,0002041775$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-11-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($5m)
    2008Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,0002181376$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-10-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($4m) Recurring club options each time club exercises previous option
    2007Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,0002061275$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-11-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($4m) Recurring club options each time club exercises previous option
    2006Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,0001791378$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-10-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($4m) Recurring club options each time club exercises previous option
    2005Boston Red Sox$ 4,670,0001541084$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-04-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($4m) Contract extension signed during 2004 season
    2004Boston Red Sox$ 4,350,0001461184$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,000170779$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Boston Red Sox$ 3,200,0002231376$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-11-11 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2003-2005 ($13.02m)
    2001Boston Red Sox$ 3,000,0002151477$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Boston Red Sox$ 4,500,000124887$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Boston Red Sox$ 4,000,000123587$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Boston Red Sox$ 3,500,000116688$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Boston Red Sox$ 2,500,000158783$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Boston Red Sox$ 450,0003511762$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Boston Red Sox$ 175,0005382941$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1993Pittsburgh Pirates$ 150,0005941735$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Pittsburgh Pirates$ 109,000680320$ 109,000$ 962,245

    Links to other sites

    MLB.Com   -  Tim Wakefield @ Razzball


    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.