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+ Played between 1997-2015 Reached MLB Status: Retired


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Biography Data
Positions: P-487
Proper Name: Barry William Zito
Born: May 13, 1978 (37.355)
Place Las Vegas, Nevada
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 205 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: University of San Diego (San Diego,CA)
College: USC , University of California-Santa Barbara, Los Angeles Pierce College
Drafted: 1999 -- 1st round (9th overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 22,2000 (22.070)
Service Time:13.091 (2015)
TBC Player ID:1481
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-10-19 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2000]MLB #41 OAK #2
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Oakland Athletics (2015-02-17)
Organizations:OAK, SFN
Signed by:Rick Magnante
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (26.40%) -- Curveball (19.27%) -- Fastball (18.32%) -- Cutter (15.74%) -- Changeup (13.32%) -- Slider (6.96%)
Fastball Velocity: [2015] - 83.46 - [2013] - 82.6 - [2012] - 83.77 - [2011] - 84.08 - [2010] - 85.55


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-10-19SPRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2015-09-18Oakland AthleticsSPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-09-06Oakland AthleticsSPMinorsNashvilleAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2015-08-10Oakland AthleticsSPD7NashvilleAAADL-7 Injured---
    2015-04-09Oakland AthleticsSPMinorsNashvilleAAAAssigned to Nashville (AAA)---
    2015-02-17Oakland AthleticsSPMinorsOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013
    2013-11-03SPFAMLBGiants declined 2014 option---
    2012
    2012-05-07San Francisco GiantsSPActive-MLBSan Francisco GiantsMLB40man
    2006
    2006-12-29San Francisco GiantsSan Francisco GiantsMLB---
    2005
    2005-10-04Oakland AthleticsOakland AthleticsMLB---
    2002
    2002-05-07Oakland AthleticsOakland AthleticsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Giants (7-years)
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 1st round (9th overall) of 1999 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Texas Rangers in 3rd round (83rd overall) of 1998 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Seattle Mariners in 59th round (1587th overall) of 1996 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2015Oakland Athletics$ 507,500784270$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2013San Francisco Giants$ 20,000,00018399$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012San Francisco Giants$ 19,000,00016199$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011San Francisco Giants$ 18,500,00014299$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010San Francisco Giants$ 18,500,00014199$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009San Francisco Giants$ 18,500,00010199$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008San Francisco Giants$ 14,500,00026198$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007San Francisco Giants$ 10,000,00058393$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Oakland Athletics$ 7,900,00091389$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-12-29 - Signed to 7-year contract for 2007-2013 ($126m) Club option for 2014 ($18m)
    2005Oakland Athletics$ 5,600,000131486$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-10-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($7.9m) Option year from previous contract
    2004Oakland Athletics$ 3,000,000196877$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Oakland Athletics$ 1,100,0003521456$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Oakland Athletics$ 295,0005842636$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-05-07 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2002-2005 ($9.3m) Replaced existing deal for 2002
    2001Oakland Athletics$ 240,0006592627$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Oakland Athletics$ 175,000795390$ 200,000$ 1,394,248

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