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Biography Data
Positions: SS-1597, 2B-188, 3B-57, DH-2, 1B-1
Proper Name: Cesar David Izturis
Born: February 10, 1980 (37.049)
Place Barquisimeto, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 155 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:June 23,2001 (21.134)
Service Time:12.042 (2013)
TBC Player ID:43
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-03-25 - Released by Astros More
Prospect Ranks:[2001]TOR #3 [2000]MLB #67 TOR #3
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Houston Astros (2014-01-14)
Organizations:TOR, LAN, CHN, PIT, SLN, BAL, MIL, WAS, CIN
Signed by:Mike Russell, Emilio Carrasquel
Relationship(s):Brother of Maicer Izturis

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-03-25ss-2BFAMLBReleased by Astros---
    2014-01-14Houston Astrosss-2BMinorsHouston AstrosMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-31ss-2BFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-04-01Cincinnati Redsss-2BActive-MLBCincinnati RedsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-01-15Cincinnati RedsSSMinorsCincinnati RedsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-08-22-SSFA-MLBRefused minor league assignment. Elected free agency---
    2012-08-17Washington NationalsSSDFAWashington NationalsMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2012-08-06Washington NationalsssActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBClaimed off waivers from Brewers40man
    2012-06-22Milwaukee BrewersssActive-MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-15Milwaukee BrewersSSDL-15NashvilleAAAAssigned to Nashville (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-26Milwaukee BrewersssDL-15Milwaukee BrewersMLBDL-15 Strained left hamstring40man
    2012-04-04Milwaukee BrewersSSActive-MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLBContract purchased from Nashville (AAA)40man
    2011-12-21Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee BrewersMLB---
    2010-12-10Baltimore OriolesBaltimore OriolesMLB---
    2008-12-16Baltimore OriolesBaltimore OriolesMLB---
    2007-11-30St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis CardinalsMLB---
    2005-01-18Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles DodgersMLB---
    2005-01-17Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles DodgersMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Brewers
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Orioles
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Orioles (2-years)
    Signed by Cardinals (1-year)
    Option declined by Pirates for 2008
    Traded by Cubs with cash considerations to Pirates for a player to be named later
    Traded by Dodgers to Cubs for Greg Maddux
    Traded by Blue Jays with Paul Quantrill to Dodgers for Chad Ricketts and Luke Prokopec.
    Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Blue Jays.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Cincinnati Reds$ 490,000775270$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Washington Nationals$ 875,0004441651$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2012Milwaukee Brewers$ 875,0004441851$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Baltimore Orioles$ 1,500,0003651360$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-12-21 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.414m) Minor league contract
    2010Baltimore Orioles$ 2,600,0002951268$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-12-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($1.5m)
    2009Baltimore Orioles$ 2,400,0002961164$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008St. Louis Cardinals$ 2,850,0002791270$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-12-16 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2009-2010 ($5m)
    2007Pittsburgh Pirates$ 4,150,000199376$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-11-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($2.85m)
    2007Chicago Cubs$ 4,150,0001991376$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-11-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($2.85m)
    2006Chicago Cubs$ 3,200,0002291272$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Los Angeles Dodgers$ 3,200,0002291572$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Los Angeles Dodgers$ 2,150,0002931168$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($2.15m) Avoided arbitration
    2005-01-17 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2005-2007 ($9.9m) Avoided arbitration
    2004Los Angeles Dodgers$ 358,5005482340$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Los Angeles Dodgers$ 335,0005612331$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Los Angeles Dodgers$ 215,0007132721$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Toronto Blue Jays$ 200,000771290$ 200,000$ 1,897,758

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