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Current Status
Free Agent since 2018-08-15 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel Paul Valencia
Stat Years
2004-2018  [mlb] 2010-2018
6-2 / 200
Right / Right
3B (1030) ... 1B (191) ... DH (73) ... RF (72) ... LF (37) ... OF (19) ... 2B (9) ... P (1) ... SS (1)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Spanish River (Boca Raton,FL)
University of Miami (Miami, Florida), University of North Carolina-Greensboro (Greensboro, North Carolina)
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #19 (#576 overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
Hector Otero
MLB Debut
2010-06-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.257)
Service Time
6.118 (2017)
MIN [7] BAL [2] TOR [2] OAK [2] BOS [1] KCA [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 58608 ... retro id: valed001 ... mlbam id: 502143
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Transactions Research Application - 2012-present

Draft History

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YearRndOvlPhaseSignedTeam NamePositSourceSchoolConferenceDivisionClassRegionBonusScout(s)
200619576June Regular PhaseYesMinnesota Twins3BCollegeMiamiAtlantic Coast ConferenceNCAA 1JrFL---Hector Otero
1 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Rnd Drafted Round Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Bonus Signing Bonus out of draft or as UDFA

Player Transactions for Danny Valencia

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Tranx DateYearOrgTeam NameLeagueLevelStatus40 ManAgeTransaction Description
2018-08-152018------------Free AgtNo33.329Released by Orioles
2018-08-102018BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBDFANo33.324Designated for Assignment
2018-06-012018BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes33.254Reinstated from Paternity Leave List
2018-05-302018BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBPat LvYes33.252Placed on paternity leave list
2018-03-292018BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes33.190Contract purchased from minors
2018-03-022018BALNorfolk TidesILAAAMinorsNo33.163Signed to Minor League Contract - $1.2m in majors
2017-11-032017------------Free AgtNo33.044Granted free agency
2017-01-122017SEASeattle Mariners---MLBActiveYes32.115Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($5.55m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016-11-122016SEASeattle Mariners---MLBActiveYes32.054Traded from Athletics to Mariners for Paul Blackburn
2016-05-062016OAKOakland Athletics---MLBActiveYes31.229Activated from DL
2016-05-022016OAKStockton PortsCalifA+DL-15Yes31.225Assigned to Stockton (A+) for rehab
2016-04-222016OAKOakland Athletics---MLBDL-15Yes31.215 Strained left hamstring
2016-01-152016OAKOakland Athletics---MLBActiveYes31.117Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.15m) [Avoids Arbitration]
2015-08-042015OAKOakland Athletics---MLBActiveYes30.318Claimed off waivers from Blue Jays by Athletics
2015-08-022015TORToronto Blue Jays---MLBDFANo30.316Designated for Assignment
2015-02-072015TORToronto Blue Jays---MLBActiveYes30.140Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.675m) [Won arbitration]
2014-07-282014TORToronto Blue Jays---MLBActiveYes29.311Traded from Royals to Blue Jays for Erik Kratz and Liam Hendriks
2014-06-222014KCAKansas City Royals---MLBActiveYes29.275Activated from DL
2014-06-172014KCAOmaha Storm ChasersPCLAAADL-15Yes29.270Assigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab
2014-06-012014KCAKansas City Royals---MLBDL-15Yes29.254 Sprained left hand
2013-12-192013KCAKansas City Royals---MLBActiveYes29.090Traded from Orioles to Royals for David Lough
2013-08-192013BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.333Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
2013-08-062013BALNorfolk TidesILAAAMinorsYes28.321Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
2013-08-042013BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.318Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
2013-07-242013BALNorfolk TidesILAAAMinorsYes28.307Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
2013-07-192013BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.303Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
2013-07-032013BALNorfolk TidesILAAAMinorsYes28.287Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
2013-05-192013BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.242Recalled from Norfolk (AAA)
2013-03-212013BALNorfolk TidesILAAAMinorsYes28.182Assigned to Norfolk (AAA)
2013-03-092013BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.170Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0m)
2012-11-282012BALBaltimore Orioles---MLBActiveYes28.070Traded from Red Sox to Orioles for cash considerations
2012-11-212012BOSBoston Red Sox---MLBDFANo28.062Designated for assignment
2012-09-222012BOSBoston Red Sox---MLBActiveYes28.002Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
2012-08-222012BOSPawtucket Red SoxILAAAMinorsYes27.337Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
2012-08-122012BOSBoston Red Sox---MLBActiveYes27.327Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
2012-08-052012BOSPawtucket Red SoxILAAAMinorsYes27.320Traded from Twins to Red Sox for Jeremias Pineda
2012-07-282012MINMinnesota Twins---MLBActiveYes27.312Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
2012-05-102012MINRochester Red WingsILAAAMinorsYes27.233Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
2010-06-032010MINMinnesota Twins---MLBActiveYes25.256Recalled from Rochester (AAA)
2010-03-102010MINRochester Red WingsILAAAMinorsYes25.171Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
2009-11-202009MINMinnesota Twins---MLBActiveYes25.061Contract purchased from minors
2009-06-232009MINRochester Red WingsILAAAMinorsNo24.276Assigned to Rochester (AAA)
2006-07-092006MINMinnesota Twins---MLBMinorsNo21.292Signed out of draft (Miami)
43 record(s)
Tranx Date Transaction Date, full pro transactions are available since May of 2012 Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Status Roster Status Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database