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Biography Data
Positions: P-178
Proper Name: Yordano Ventura
Born: June 3, 1991
Place Samana, Dominican Republic
Death January 22, 2017 (25.233)
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 140 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2008 -- Signed as free agent by Kansas City Royals
MLB Debut:September 17,2013 (22.106)
Service Time:2.013 (2015)
TBC Player ID:161229
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-01-20 - Deceased More
Prospect Ranks:[2014]MLB #26 KCA #2 [2013]MLB #85 KCA #3 [2012]KCA #10
Recent Contract:Signed to 5-year contract for 2015-2019 ($23m) [Extension] 0.75--1--3.25--6.25--9.75 Option years for 2020-2021 at $12m each by Kansas City Royals (2015-04-05)
Signed by:Pedro Silverio
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.73%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (26.78%) -- Curveball (21.86%) -- Changeup (13.50%) -- Cutter (2.14%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 96.29 - [2015] - 96.46 - [2014] - 96.85 - [2013] - 97.06

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-06-10Kansas City RoyalsSPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBSuspended 9 games for hitting Manny Machado of the Orioles40man
    2015-07-23Kansas City RoyalsSPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBRecalled from Omaha (AAA)40man
    2015-07-22Kansas City RoyalsSPMinorsOmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA)40man
    2015-07-10Kansas City RoyalsSPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-07-01Kansas City RoyalsPDL-15OmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab40man
    2015-06-19Kansas City RoyalsPDL-15Kansas City RoyalsMLBDL-15 Ulnar neuritis40man
    2015-04-25Kansas City RoyalsPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBSuspended 7 games for participation in brawl40man
    2015-04-05Kansas City RoyalsPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBSigned to 5-year contract for 2015-2019 ($23m) [Extension] 0.75--1--3.25--6.25--9.75 Option years for 2020-2021 at $12m each40man
    2013-09-17Kansas City RoyalsPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBContract purchased from Omaha (AAA)40man
    2013-07-20Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsOmahaAAAActivated from temporarily inactive list---
    2013-07-13Kansas City RoyalsPZOmahaAAAPlaced on temporary inactive list---
    2013-07-07Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsOmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA)---
    2013-07-05Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsNorthwest ArkansasAAAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)---
    2013-06-06Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsOmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA)---
    2012-08-24Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsNorthwest ArkansasAAActivated from DL---
    2012-08-21Kansas City RoyalsPD7Arizona RoyalsRkAssigned to Arizona Royals (Rk) for rehab---
    2012-08-12Kansas City RoyalsPD7Northwest ArkansasAADL-7 Injured---
    2012-07-15Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsNorthwest ArkansasAAAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)---
    2012-06-13Kansas City RoyalsPMinorsWilmingtonA+---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Kansas City Royals in 2008.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Kansas City Royals$ 1,000,0004572448$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Kansas City Royals$ 750,0005142843$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-04-05 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2015-2019 ($23m) [Extension] 0.75--1--3.25--6.25--9.75 Option years for 2020-2021 at $12m each
    2014Kansas City Royals$ 500,5007903213$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Kansas City Royals$ 490,000775430$ 490,000$ 3,021,531

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